What Louis Grachos and Andrea Mellard have curated for this latest testsite – site-specific installations, video work, sculpture, and photography from Antoni and Petronio, including the artists’ first visual collaboration, (Honey Baby (2013)), a video of a folding, tumbling body within a honey-filled environment – will thrill and sweeten the most complex hives of your mind. Reception:
502 W. 33rd
uses "a variety of commonplace, discarded, domestic objects to compose sculptural forms that are subsequently cast, cut, drilled, and scraped to reveal the guts
or the polished veneer of the matter." Yes, that's true; another important thing to note is: These completed works, the deconstructions and reconstructions of quotidian materials
, are often complex and always intriguing and just generally look totally awesome
. See our review right here
. Through May 3. Thu.-Sat., 11am-6pm; Sun., noon-5pm
grayDUCK Gallery, 2213 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/826-5334
Fine art and professional framing.
The Serie Project, a nonprofit Latino arts organization hosted by Coronado Studios, produces, promotes, and exhibits serigraph prints created by diverse artists. 6601 Felix, 385-3591.
The professional nonprofit visual-arts organization has more than 100 members and offers multiple fine art exhibit opportunites, monthly meetings, networking, volunteer opportunities, and more. See website for details.
Sculpting, working in clay and paper pulp, painting with acrylics: many opportunities for learning a craft here. See website for details.
New works by the Mexican artist. 1700 S. Congress, 707-9797.
The City of Austin seeks to commission a professional visual artist or artist team to design and create a permanent exterior public artwork for Republic Square Park. Budget: $105,000. Application deadline: May 21. See website for details.
Vintage neon, carnival banners, and other tributes to U.S. popular culture by Todd Sanders.
Sculptural work by Rita Marie Ross, Jacob Colburn, Daryl G. Colburn, Dorthy Crummer, and more. 2309 Thornton.
Referencing the human form, Patrick Palmer, Yuliya Lanina, and Matthew Gantt create characters that engage the viewer in examining who we are – who the characters are, who the views are, who the artists are, and who we are as a society or a tribe or a race. Closing reception: Fri., May 8, 5:30-8:30pm.
Camiba Art, 2000 E. Sixth.