Best of Austin More 2016 Critics Arts & Entertainment Best “Not a Museum” Museum: Museum of Human Achievement Best Austin Film Scene Tipster: Dan Eggleston, Austin Film Casting Yahoo Group Best Life Changer: Barry Maxwell, Street Lit Best Mopar Poet: W. Joe Hoppe Best Summer Soundtrack: Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein Best International Passport: Indie Meme Best (and Worst) Video Game Ideas: Saam Pahlavan's Twitter Account Best Speller: Nihar Janga Dancer Most Likely to Be Mistaken for an Alien Lifeform: Rosalyn Nasky Best New Look for an Old Play: Hamlet by Sarah Presson/Eye Like Design Best Art for the Masses: TEMPO – temporary public art displays Best Thought Experiments: Curtis Luciani and Kaci Beeler Best Li’l Drive-In in Texas: Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-In Best Truly Odd Comedy Venue: The Institution Theater Best Return of the Austin We Miss: Austin Stories Reunion Muralist Most Likely to Bring Back the Age of Aquarius: Rex Hamilton Best Space Energizer: Beili Liu Best Curative Curators: Los Outsiders Best Unstoppable Comedy Dynamo: Lashonda Lester Best Word Warrior: Ebony Stewart Best F. U. to Dan Patrick: Carina Magyar

2016 › Critics › Arts & Entertainment

Best Moving Image Memorial: Tower

This August, the University of Texas erected a monument to memorialize the victims of Charles Whitman’s mass murder spree from on top of the UT clock tower 50 years ago. Documentarian Keith Maitland and his extraordinarily talented team of Austin creatives have erected a different kind of monument in memorial. Tower explores the events of Aug. 1, 1966 through animated dramatizations, archival footage, and survivor testimony. It’s both a heartfelt tribute to the heroes and fallen of the day and a harrowing reminder to never forget our nation’s first mass school shooting.

www.towerdocumentary.com

More awards for Moonlight Towers

  2015 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2015 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2014 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2013 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2013 › Readers › Entertainment ›

  2012 › Readers › Arts & Culture ›

  2011 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2010 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2010 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2008 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2008 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2007 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2007 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2007 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2006 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2005 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2005 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2004 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2004 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2003 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2002 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2000 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2000 › Critics › Media ›

  2000 › Critics › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  1999 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  1999 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  1998 › Critics › Media ›

  1998 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  1998 › Readers › Arts & Culture ›

  1997 › Readers › Media ›

  1997 › Readers › Media ›

  1997 › Readers › Politics & Personalities ›

  1997 › Readers › Shopping ›

  1996 › Critics › Services ›

  1996 › Readers › Shopping ›

  1995 › Critics › Media ›

  1994 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  1994 › Critics › Media ›

  1994 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  1994 › Readers › Shopping ›

  1993 › Readers › Shopping ›

  1992 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  1991 › Readers › Architecture & Lodging ›

  1991 › Readers › Shopping ›

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