Epic Feats

Coffeetable books that track monumental achievements on the silver screen and on the road

Epic Feats

Big projects deserve big books, tomes with heft that reflect the breadth of vision and effort, of time and space, involved in whatever epic endeavor is being documented. This holiday season sees several such volumes, books that record films that were literally years in the making and the wealth of attractions across our great state. Any one of these is big enough to keep you camped out at your coffee table from Christmas to New Year's.

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More Gift Guide 2014
New Sounds of the Season
New Sounds of the Season
Christmas cheer for the ear from UT Wind Ensemble, Austin Symphony, and Conspirare

Robert Faires, Dec. 12, 2014

More coffeetable books
Gift Guide 2016: Coffeetable Books
Gift Guide 2016: Coffeetable Books
Big books give heft to big success stories about women in business, Flatbed Press, UT's collections, Pan Am, and the Spurs

Robert Faires, Dec. 16, 2016

Coffee Table Iconoclasts
Coffee Table Iconoclasts
Oversized books and outsized personalities

Kimberley Jones, Nov. 30, 2012

More Arts Reviews
"Andy St. Martin: The Weight" at Prizer Arts & Letters
In his newest show, the artist is, as ever, nothing if not commitment incarnate

Wayne Alan Brenner, Feb. 26, 2021

<i>The Swallowed Man</i> by Edward Carey
The Swallowed Man
The Austin author's rich and strange take on Pinocchio has Geppetto tell the story from the belly of the giant fish

Robert Faires, Feb. 5, 2021

More by Robert Faires
Trust the Process in Gesel Mason's <i>burst!</i>
Trust the Process in Gesel Mason's burst!
In this Texas Theatre & Dance project, students learn to undo

Feb. 25, 2021

"Deborah Roberts: I'm" at the Contemporary Austin
In the exhibition at the Contemporary Austin, we learn what it is to be seen and not seen

Feb. 19, 2021

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