11/11 EAST Stops
The 'Chronicle' Arts editor's recommendations for the 2011 tour
1404 Willow, alley entrance, 707-7743, www.deniseprince.com
The longtime photographer with an eye for placing women in stunningly colorful environments showcases her return to painting.
204 Attayac, 775-7301
This master sculptor's use of aged metal makes his often whimsical works look like antiques unearthed from some Oz-like otherwhere.
1806 Willow, 222-7286, www.eastsidesign.com
A century-old wood home is undergoing a slow and magical metamorphosis at the hands and imaginations of the East Side Design team.
Red Bluff Studios, 4809 Red Bluff, 745-1355, www.satchgrimley.com
Silhouetted stags and hares bound past variegated starbursts in the layered and delightful mixed-media constructions of this Austin native.
Delta Millworks, 4701 E. Fifth, 370-2414, www.bobwynnphoto.com
If he isn't capturing the fullness of humanity in his subjects' faces, this photographer is filling landscapes with a sky as big as God, watching us.
Splinter Group North, 4709 E. Fifth, 771-8911, www.texassculpture.com
More than a sculptor, Levack is a mediator between the Texas landscape and us, masterfully crafting works that respond to land, sky, and sun.
2710 E. Cesar Chavez, 524-0354, www.madelaineplauche.blogspot.com
All her simple, elegant ceramic wares are captivating, but the teakettles and jars with Asian elephant designs are worth trumpeting for.
Ginko Studios, 800 Gullett, 389-1920, www.ginkopottery.com
This maker of exquisite porcelain pottery and sculpture isn't showing new work for this year's tour but will guide guests through her process, hands-on and free.
618 Tillery, 999-2634, www.hatchworkshop.com
Discarded goods and found objects are wonderfully repurposed with wit, imagination, and craftsman's care into marvelously stylish furniture.
Pump Project Art Complex, 702 Shady, Studio F, 299-2254, www.brookegassiot.com
Simply put, light inside wooden boxes, but the constructions of this mixed-media artist are textured and fanciful, like sculptures from The Twilight Zone.
Resonance Studio, 1406 Smith, Unit D, www.judy-jensen.com
Jensen's arrangements of incongruous items hum with a dreamlike symbolism, and her technique of reverse painting on glass adds to their phantasmagorical feel.
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East Austin Studio Tour, Sunyong Chung, Judy Jensen, Brooke Gassiot, Satch Grimley, Chris Levack, Bob Wynn, Hatch Workshop, Madelaine Plauché, Madelaine Plauche, Willow House, East Side Design, Barry George, Denise Prince