Anyone who's ever caught UT grad Schmoeller's short film "Please Kill Mr. Kinski" knows that Werner Herzog is hardly the only director to be driven crazy by half-myth/half-man actor Kinski. Schmoeller also had that unique opportunity while making this film in which Kinski plays the demented son of a Nazi surgeon. Director David Schmoeller will be in attendance.
This is an online thematic arts competition featuring six different creative categories: Fine Art, Photography, Short Videos, Songwriting, Literature, and Repurposed Materials in Art & Design. $12,500 will be distributed to three winners in each category and an overal grand prize winner will also be chosen. See website for details. Deadline: Jan. 15. Entry fee: $30>/i>.
Start your New Year’s resolution on the right food by joining one of the guided hikes including Blanco, Enchanted Rock, Lost Maples, McKinney Falls, Old Tunnel, Palmetto, and Bastrop state parks. Tue., Jan. 1.
Be a part of Austin's first Gaelic football team for women. Weekly boot camps and skills practice for ladies who'd like to learn about the sport of Gaelic Football which features elements of soccer, rugby, and basketball. No experience needed. Tuesdays, 7pm, and Saturdays, 10am. Tuesdays, 7pm. Free.
Zilker Park, southeast corner of Great Lawn
Features an exhibition by artist Paul Pfeiffer and a display of James Naismith's 1891 document the Original Rules of Basketball. You won't want to miss this in-depth and historical look into the sport of basketball. Runs through Jan. 13, 2013.
The Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E. Martin Luther King Jr., 512/471-7324
Bike with the butchie babes and betties every Tuesday. Contact for route info. Tuesdays, 7pm. Free.
Q Austin, 3408 West Ave., 845/642-7069
Tweak your knobs to 91.7FM: It's OutCast with Stephen Rice and pals. Listen as they welcome and grill guests from every band of the rainbow. KOOP = queer, yo! Tuesdays, 6-7pm.
KOOP Radio 91.7FM
LGBT night at Lincoln Village's tastiest spot, with Lauren YellaStud and SDot SwaggaRipe, Gina DJgiiq Laughland, and bartender Alexis Wilder. Tuesdays, 9pm. Free.
MoJoe Room Bar & Grill, 6406 N. I-35 #1600, 512/206-4110