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    VISUAL ARTS

    Gabe Leonard: Desperados

    Presented by Art on 5th at Art on 5th , Austin

    March 2 - April 4, 2015

    ART on 5th is pleased to announce the highly anticipated exhibition of Gabe Leonard’s artwork featuring his new collection “Desperados.” The exhibition features never before seen original oil paintings, artist’s proof editions, and limited edition pieces. This is an opportunity you do not want to miss!
    On Saturday, March 7th from 7-9pm, Gabe Leonard will be making a personal ...more


    Balloons Over Horseshoe Bay Resort

    Presented by Horseshoe Bay Resort

    April 3 - April 5, 2015

    Twenty hot-air balloons from across America will converge at the award-winning Balloons over Horseshoe Bay Resort on Easter weekend, April 3-5, at the AAA four-diamond Horseshoe Bay Resort. ...more

    Tour The Talent

    Presented by Artists Alliance of the Hill Country

    April 11 - April 12, 2015

    Tour the Talent is a two-day Art Studio Tour in the Hill Country on April 11-12, 11 am to 6 pm. The 6 Art Studios, with over 30 diverse artists highlights Artists Alliance of the Hill...more

    Wine and Art Weekend

    Presented by San Marcos Main Street Program at Downtown San Marcos, San Marcos

    April 10 - April 12, 2015

    The San Marcos Main Street Program, Art Squared and the San Marcos Arts Advocates will host Wine and Art Weekend on Friday, April 10, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 11, from 3 p.m. to 6...more

    ALTAR VI: Shapes (and Other Shapes)

    Presented by The Museum of Human Achievement

    April 11 - April 12, 2015

    In the first phase of trance an altered state of consciousness would come about. People would experience geometric shapes commonly known as entoptic phenomena. These would include zigzags,...more

    Underground Photography at Goat Cave with Shelley Wood

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 14, 2015

    Join us for this exclusive opportunity to explore Goat Cave with your camera. If you are interested in learning basic techniques to successfully take photographs in caves or low light situations,...more

    Bird Nerds with Adrienne Hodge

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 15, 2015

    The first part of the workshop will focus on the anatomy, movement and habitat of bird life at Lou Neff Point, a curve on the Lady Bird Lake Trail with a spectacular view of the downtown Austin...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Eye See... I Forget

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Eye See…I Forget, an installation that will evolve each day of the festival. Crawl inside the brain of an Alzheimer’s patient and witness the...more

    Workshop: Playing with Polymer Plates

    Presented by Women Printmakers of Austin

    April 18, 2015

    Polymer plates offer an alternative to traditional etching techniques which can be slow and complicated using hazardous materials. Polymer plates are exposed using the sun or an exposure unit....more

    WHATEVER LOLA by Katelena Hernandez Cowles

    Presented by Katelena Hernandez Cowles, artist at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin

    April 18, 2015

    A diverse group of performers explore stereotypes by conjuring the tempestuous, seductive Latina singing stars of classic films, while encased in a 12-foot-high moving sculpture, the Lola Cage,...more

    Tempo 2015 Call to Artists

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    March 24 - April 24, 2015

    The City of Austin seeks proposals from professional visual artists or artist teams to design, fabricate, and install site-specific, short-term artwork or time-based performances in designated...more

    2015 Sunset Valley ArtFest

    Presented by Sunset Valley Arts Commission

    April 25, 2015

    The Sunset Valley ArtFest is a free admission outdoor event that hosts many artists from the area, displaying varying forms of art, woodworking, oil paints, and jewelry. The festival also has live...more

    Drawing with Pastels with David Thornberry

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 25, 2015

    Create dynamic pastels drawings through an understanding of basic color theory and instruction in the use of chalk pastels.  This workshop will demystify the use of color and increase your...more

    Underground Photography at Goat Cave with Shelley Wood

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 28, 2015

    Join us for this exclusive opportunity to explore Goat Cave with your camera. If you are interested in learning basic techniques to successfully take photographs in caves or low light situations,...more

    Curator’s Tour: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    April 29, 2015

    Join exhibition curator Danielle Brune Sigler for a tour of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland on Wednesday, April 29, at 7 p.m. at the Harry Ransom Center.

     

    The Ransom...more

    Bird Nerds with Adrienne Hodge

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 29, 2015

    The first part of the workshop will focus on the anatomy, movement and habitat of bird life at Lou Neff Point, a curve on the Lady Bird Lake Trail with a spectacular view of the downtown Austin...more

    Infinity + Infinity

    Presented by PsiPlay

    April 30 - May 1, 2015

    Come out April 30th and May 1st to the Museum of Human Achievement to for Infinity + Infinity -- new interactive performance/installation/party thrown by Elizabeth McQueen, her new band EMQ with...more

    Oh, the Places You’ll Go! 25th Anniversary Exhibition

    Presented by Art on 5th at Art on 5th , Austin

    May 2, 2015

    Twenty-five years have passed since Dr. Seuss’s last book Oh, the Places You’ll Go! was published in 1990. In honor of this milestone, a special exhibition is being...more

    Who We Are - Closing Reception

    Presented by Camiba Art

    May 8, 2015

    CAMIBAart proudly presents “WHO WE ARE: memories, myths, & fantasies” featuring art by Patrick Palmer, Yuliya Lanina, and Matthew Gantt.  Referencing the human form, each of...more

    Art Dinner 2015: Save the Date!

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin

    May 9, 2015

    An intimate dinner on the grounds of Laguna Gloria benefiting the Betty and Edward Marcus Sculpture Park.


    Swan Lake

    Presented by Ballet Austin at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    May 8 - May 10, 2015

    Choreography: Marius Petipa & Lev Ivanov

    Music: Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky

    Live Accompaniment by : Austin Symphony...more

    Bird Nerds with Adrienne Hodge

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    May 13, 2015

    The first part of the workshop will focus on the anatomy, movement and habitat of bird life at Lou Neff Point, a curve on the Lady Bird Lake Trail with a spectacular view of the downtown Austin...more

    WEST Austin Studio Tour at The Arc of the Arts Studio

    Presented by The Arc of the Capital Area

    May 9 - May 17, 2015

    Come out for Austin’s 4th annual WEST: a free, self-guided tour that champions the abundance of talent within Austin’s diverse creative community. Visit our studio on the tour and see...more

    Stoneware, Porcelain & Glaze with Eric Jackson

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 14 - May 19, 2015

    All over the world, people make useful objects and figures out of clay. Become enthralled with the world's most humble and exalted medium. All skill levels are welcome in this class. ...more

    Underground Photography at Goat Cave with Shelley Wood

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    May 19, 2015

    Join us for this exclusive opportunity to explore Goat Cave with your camera. If you are interested in learning basic techniques to successfully take photographs in caves or low light situations,...more

    Darkroom Essentials with Meg McLaughlin

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 15 - May 20, 2015

    Designed for anyone interested in learning photographic fundamentals, this course will help students develop an understanding of photographic principles, history, and technology through darkroom...more

    Ceramics Independent Study

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 15 - May 20, 2015

    This independent study is open to anyone with previous basic ceramic experience. Sign up if you have taken and completed four Dougherty Arts School ceramic classes or fill out an Independent Study...more

    Digital Photography 1 with Shelley Wood

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 16 - May 21, 2015

    Do you have a digital camera and find it confusing? Discover how to take better pictures by understanding the elements of manual exposure and recognizing different qualities of light. The goal of...more

    Ceramics Independent Study

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 17 - May 22, 2015

    This independent study is open to anyone with previous basic ceramic experience. Sign up if you have taken and completed four Dougherty Arts School ceramic classes or fill out an Independent Study...more

    Darkroom Independent Study

    Presented by Dougherty Arts School at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    April 17 - May 22, 2015

    This Independent Study is open to anyone with previous basic darkroom experience and upon approval of the Independent Study Form (see page 29). Sign up if you have taken and completed four...more

    Who We Are: memories, myths, and fantasies

    Presented by Camiba Art

    April 3 - May 22, 2015

    CAMIBAart proudly presents “WHO WE ARE: memories, myths, & fantasies” featuring art by Patrick Palmer, Yuliya Lanina, and Matthew Gantt.  Referencing the human form, each of...more

    Wildlife Art, Nature-Inspired Sculptures

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    February 11, 2014 - May 29, 2015

    Enjoy a beautiful painting exhibit indoors and serene sculptures on the grounds at the Wildflower Center while learning about native plants, visiting the café and store and other offerings....more

    Nature Photos, Watercolor Exhibits

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    March 3 - May 31, 2015

    Austin photographer Brenda Lindfors has made a career of bringing out the beauty of subjects that range from landscapes to family portraits. In “Convergence,” she showcases abstract...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: Alice in Wonderland

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 6, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series kicks off on Saturday, June 6, at 3 p.m. with Disney’s film Alice in Wonderland (1951).

     

    Drawing on Lewis...more

    Shrine of Inevitable Forces

    Presented by Big Medium

    May 9 - June 9, 2015

    An exhibition of monumental sculptural works by Austin artist Colin McIntyre

    May 9th – June 9th 2015

    Colin McIntyre Sculpture Studio is pleased to present a...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: James and the Giant Peach

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 13, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series continues on Saturday, June 13, at 3 p.m. with the stop-motion animated film James and the Giant Peach...more

    Lets Create Something Magical Vol 2 Release Show

    Presented by Weird Destiny Productions at 29th St. Ballroom at Spider House

    June 27 - June 28, 2015

    Join us June 27th at Spiderhouse Ballroom for the release of the second volume to our ongoing coloring book series Let's Create Something Magical! The coloring book features over 40 artist and...more

    PLAY ME - Exhibition of Mechanical Sculptures by Yuliya Lanina

    Presented by Polyglot Gallery and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    September 12, 2014 - September 10, 2015

    Please join us for an exhibition of new work by Yuliya Lanina of her signature mechanical sculptures with original musical scores by Yevgeniy Sharlat. Also, on exhibition are new small works on...more

    TIPS On Art Exhibit Program

    Presented by TIPS on Art

    October 29, 2014 - October 31, 2015

    TIPS On Art chooses community business partners to exhibit & sell visual art created by Austin artists.  We believe that putting art on the way of where people are going raises the bar...more

    Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    August 4 - November 29, 2015

    Frank Reaugh (1860–1945) is one of the Southwest’s earliest and most distinguished artists. Working in the vein of American Impressionism, Reaugh (pronounced “Ray”) devoted...more

    Call to Artists

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    February 5, 2015 - February 11, 2016

    REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS:
    Project: Deep Eddy / Eilers Park
    Budget: $56,400
    Deadline: Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 5:00 pm, CST
    Artist Information Meeting, February 17,...more

    Storytime Art

    July 18, 2014 - July 15, 2016

    Storytime Art, or StArt! is a great opportunity for your young child to experience art! Storytimes are geared to the 3 – 5 year old preschooler, but some projects could easily translate into...more

    Art & Soul Austin

    Presented by Art & Soul Austin

    January 10, 2010 - October 15, 2016

    Traveling Art Enrichment Classes for ages 3-10 years old. Group art classes,Art Birthday Parties, and private lessons available.


    23rd Street Artists' Market

    Presented by 23rd Street Artists' Market

    May 23, 2013 - May 23, 2018

    The 23rd Street Artists’ Market, is Austin’s original open air market for artists who make and sell their own work. Licensed artists sell their handcrafted art year-round on 23rd St....more

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