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Wayne Alan Brenner

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Wayne Alan Brenner has been covering arts and culture for The Austin Chronicle for more than 15 years, bringing you the brilliant, the odd, and the underexposed.

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UPDATE: Hyde Park's Dolce Vita Is Closing

Beloved neighborhood gelato joint to shutter on Sun., Nov. 11

Food Daily, Nov. 9, 2018 12:48 PM

East Austin Studio Tour: The Eureka Room

Hey, pssssst, citizen: Wanna have your mind blown?

Arts Daily, Nov. 8, 2018 4:15 PM

Frank & Angie’s: Closing Forever After Nov. 17

We told you this was coming, and, damn it, here it is

Food Daily, Nov. 6, 2018 4:50 PM

East Austin Studio Tour: Who Is Marc English?

That question will be answered, vividly, and pretty much in full

Arts Daily, Nov. 6, 2018 4:15 PM

The Best of John Rabon Is on Its Way

In a manner of speaking, baby, in a manner of speaking

Arts Daily, Oct. 31, 2018 11:30 AM

Texas BBQ: Small Town to Downtown

Wyatt McSpadden

Food Feature, Oct. 25, 2018

Check, Please!

Ngozi Ukazu

Food Feature, Oct. 25, 2018

Jason Lutes: Berlin

Texas Book Festival brings the author and his magnum opus to Austin

Arts Daily, Oct. 22, 2018 10:00 AM

The Grand Re-Opening of the Museum of Natural and Artificial Ephemerata

Local treasure comes weirdin’ on back with a new annex and guidebook

Arts Daily, Oct. 17, 2018 1:11 PM

Austin Filmmakers’ Waking Nightmares

They're just making a movie. What could possibly go wrong?

Screens Feature, Oct. 4, 2018

Seeking Out Sardines

In which we visit a pair of prime dining spots for the tiny savories

Food Feature, Sep. 27, 2018

Is Anime Pop … Austin’s Primo Anime Shop?

You betcher Godzilla-sized Gundam it is, baby

Arts Daily, Sep. 25, 2018 12:45 PM

The British Are Coming! The British Are Coming!

Or, well, they’re at least breathing heavily at Central Market

Food Daily, Sep. 19, 2018 11:00 AM

Who Says There’s No Art Openings This Weekend?

Are you kidding, citizen? Are you, what, pulling our cultural leg?

Arts Daily, Sep. 14, 2018 10:04 AM

What’s So Funny About This Thursday Night?

Austin’s Dirty Sixth is where you’ll find the answer to that question

Arts Daily, Sep. 12, 2018 3:30 PM

Five Strange & Beautiful Pins You Should Know About

Because you don’t want your lapels going around all, ugh, naked

Design Daily, Sep. 11, 2018 8:00 AM

Looking For a Writing Class, Austinite?

Calling all writers sick of their cruel inner critics

Arts Daily, Sep. 9, 2018 12:34 PM

Ngozi Ukazu Hip-Checks This Year’s Staple! Expo

Local artist brings a hockey team’s worth of wit & bro-centric warmth

Arts Daily, Sep. 5, 2018 1:00 PM

10 Recommended Food & Drink Events This Fall

Looking for a few culinary celebrations, are you?

Chron Events Daily, Aug. 29, 2018 12:50 PM

Kaci Beeler: Perfect Servings for One

The hextuple-threat artist’s work goes live and visual at St. Ed’s

Arts Daily, Aug. 29, 2018 12:40 PM

Are Kids These Days Bringing OOB the Laughter for Love’s Sake?

What dire agenda, we wonder, lurks beneath their odd & infectious joy?

Arts Daily, Aug. 28, 2018 3:00 PM

Were You at Pop Cats This Past Weekend?

Unless it’s only ever dogs for you, citizen, you should’ve been

Arts Daily, Aug. 27, 2018 11:15 AM

24 Diner x Bell’s Brewery: Illuminatily Delicious

Michigan-based beercrafters supercharge the succulence

Food Daily, Jul. 26, 2018 4:00 PM

Ice Cream of Genius (with the Light Brown Caramel)

Forgive us, Stephen Foster, but we like Lick lots

Food Daily, Jul. 25, 2018 2:30 PM

Is Austin, Literally, Hot as Hell Today?

You know: Literally … as in, not figuratively?

News Daily, Jul. 23, 2018 8:00 AM

On the Trail of the Local Snail

Austin, in one way or another, has it escargot-ing on

Food Feature, Jul. 19, 2018

Here’s Some Sound in Your Eye

Northern-Southern & Dimension Gallery: Austin Art-and-Audio Twofer

Arts Daily, Jul. 11, 2018 8:00 AM

Sabrina by Nick Drnaso

This machine is temperamental but it will give you things

Arts Daily, Jul. 10, 2018 7:58 AM

The Winner by Karl Stevens

Here's the latest from that Boston badass of sequential art and reverie

Arts Daily, Jul. 9, 2018 8:00 AM

Five Recommended Arts Events This Weekend

Because it’s hot, you’re cool, and these are fun

Arts Daily, Jul. 6, 2018 7:00 AM

Austin’s Sisters in Crime Prefer Their Ink Mixed With a Little Blood

Murders, they write

Arts Feature, Jul. 5, 2018

Five Recommended Arts Events This Weekend

Because you don’t want to miss a good Austin thing

Arts Daily, Jun. 29, 2018 9:15 AM

Peter Bay’s MASS Appeal

The local maestro brings Leonard Bernstein’s massive stagework to Austin with a lot of help from a lot of friends

Arts Feature, Jun. 28, 2018

Beachcombing Is Always Better With a Good Companion

This new illustrated guide is the perfect summertime accessory

Arts Daily, Jun. 22, 2018 7:00 AM

"Matthew Steinke: Deliriums" at Northern-Southern Gallery

Mental health disorders seldom look or sound this delightful

Arts Review, Jun. 21, 2018

Edgar Cantero Scoobies the Fhtagn Right Out the Ol’ Lovecraft

The geek-savvy author brings his Meddling Kids to BookPeople

Arts Daily, Jun. 15, 2018 1:00 PM

Five Recommended Arts Events This Weekend

We’ll shield you against that mofo of a FOMO, citizen!

Arts Daily, Jun. 15, 2018 7:00 AM

The Hidden Room Theatre Is Working With a Presidential Assassin

Aside from that, Mrs. Lincoln, we reckon you’ll really enjoy the show

Arts Daily, Jun. 12, 2018 7:00 AM

Central Market’s Well-Bladed Cindy Haenel: Cutting Herself Free

The popular chef-instructor will be moving on by year’s end

Food Daily, Jun. 11, 2018 10:00 AM

Five Recommended Arts Events This Weekend

Just, ah, watch out for those big ol’ motorbikes, mmmkay?

Arts Daily, Jun. 8, 2018 9:00 AM

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