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Wayne Alan Brenner has been covering arts and culture for The Austin Chronicle for 20 years, bringing you the brilliant, the odd, and the underexposed.

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Five Recommended Arts Events In Austin This Weekend

In glorious addition to Fusebox and Moontower, of course

Arts Daily, Apr. 20, 2018 1:30 PM

Fusebox Festival 2018 Is Still (In Part) Available for You

Didn’t make early reservations? Wait, wait, check this out –

Arts Daily, Apr. 16, 2018 10:00 AM

Five Recommended Arts Events In Austin This Weekend

Right before all those, you know, festivals rock the city sideways

Arts Daily, Apr. 13, 2018 9:00 AM

"I Am Art" Turns Private Austin Estate into Creative Paradise

This Saturday’s Women & Their Work soirée is, ah, WOW …

Arts Daily, Apr. 10, 2018 10:30 AM

It’s Adults Only at the Thinkery This Thursday Night

A little grownup tippling, a lot of sonic scientific exploranizing

Arts Daily, Apr. 9, 2018 1:45 PM

Five Recommended Arts Events in Austin This Weekend

In which your local cultural FOMO is subdued via this handy listicle

Arts Daily, Apr. 6, 2018 9:00 AM

Five Recommended Austin Arts Events this Weekend

Instead of just staring dully at that Roseanne reboot, right?

Arts Daily, Mar. 29, 2018 11:55 AM

The Texas Whiskey Festival Is This Saturday

Inaugural event fills the Texas State History Museum with good spirits

Food Daily, Mar. 27, 2018 11:30 AM

Performance Park Takes Over the Vortex

Bonnie Cullum’s dream wakes the Tarot into life in her company’s immersive theatrical experience

Arts Feature, Mar. 22, 2018

Ground Floor Theatre's White Rabbit Red Rabbit

In Nassim Soleimanpour’s play, what happens is as much a surprise for the actor as for the audience

Arts Review, Mar. 22, 2018

SXSW Panel Recap: Immerse Yourself: AR & VR in Museums and the Arts

An odd juxtaposition of VR experience and expert panel

SXSW Daily, Mar. 16, 2018 5:00 PM


Architectural decay becomes a street-artist canvas you can navigate

SXSW Daily, Mar. 15, 2018 10:00 AM

The Horrors of SXSW Can’t Touch Nate Southard

Local screamworthy scribe is sitting, we reckon, on a killer property

Arts Daily, Mar. 9, 2018 2:30 PM

Sisters Are Cookin’ It for Yourselves

International Women’s Day (and beyond) highlights female chefs

Food Daily, Mar. 8, 2018 2:45 PM

Meow Wolf Pounces Into the SXSW Fray

The Santa Fe-based art collective debuts newest creation and new film

Screens Feature, Mar. 8, 2018

Five Recommended Austin Arts Events This Weekend

On the weekend before that SXSW thing engulfs us all, yes

Arts Daily, Mar. 2, 2018 1:00 PM

Austin Modern Home Tour? This Saturday!

Think of it as a sort of architectural Pinterest board, in 3-D and IRL

Chron Events Daily, Feb. 23, 2018 9:30 AM

Five Recommended Arts Events in Austin This Weekend

Benthos, People’s Gallery, porn, dance, and homely weirdness

Arts Daily, Feb. 22, 2018 9:00 AM

The Soup Peddler Yellow-Bikes Its Way to 16 Years

David Ansel’s soup-delivery service thrives in the new Austin

Food Daily, Feb. 21, 2018 11:45 AM

Why Is Art.Science.Gallery. Leaving Canopy?

You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to guess the answer

Arts Daily, Feb. 19, 2018 10:30 AM

Five Arts Events in Austin This Weekend

FronteraFest, Refigured, Ellsworth Kelly, Ballet Austin, ColdTowne

Arts Daily, Feb. 16, 2018 1:15 PM

Five Pet Cats in Modern Fiction

And you won’t believe what happens to the third one

Arts Daily, Feb. 15, 2018 2:00 PM

Pairing Girl Scout Cookies With Beer?

Vince Thompson at the Brass Tap makes it seem ordinarily brilliant

Food Daily, Feb. 14, 2018 8:00 AM

Five Arts Events in Austin This Weekend

Theatre, graphic glory, steamrollering, coffee, and the ol' brown box

Arts Daily, Feb. 9, 2018 11:30 AM

Why Valentine’s Day Sucks

At least, the actual date of it – historically speaking

Chronolog Daily, Feb. 5, 2018 8:00 AM

Five Recommended Arts Events This Weekend

Fear not, citizen! We’ll shield you against that mofo of a FOMO!

Arts Daily, Feb. 2, 2018 12:01 PM

Where Did Valentine’s Day Come From?

The beginning was, as for most of us, totally erotic

Chronolog Daily, Feb. 2, 2018 8:00 AM

Five Recommended Art Events This Weekend

How can you lose with a sweet list to use before it's time to choose?

Arts Daily, Jan. 26, 2018 12:01 PM

Central Market + Maffei: Better Than a Halftime Show

We review the recent Chef’s Table class at the popular cooking school

Food Daily, Jan. 24, 2018 10:45 AM

Five Arts Events In Austin This Weekend

Comedy, classical music, visual arts, poetry, wine & cheese

Arts Daily, Jan. 19, 2018 1:15 PM

Will $2.13 Pale Ale Tip the Scales of Waitron Justice?

Oasis Texas Brewing Company and In the Weeds beering up together

Food Daily, Jan. 17, 2018 1:45 PM

Five Arty Events: Jan. 12-14

The year continues! The present trips into the future! Who'd'a thunk?

Arts Daily, Jan. 11, 2018 3:45 PM

Raw Paw’s Chris Dock Talks About the Fire that Destroyed Their HQ

Local arts collective devastated by flames as the year begins

Arts Daily, Jan. 8, 2018 12:45 PM

NY in the Snow

In this gorgeous volume, photographer Vivienne Gucwa documents the Big Apple’s yearly transmogrification into a winter wonderland

Books Review, Jan. 4, 2018

Five Arty Things to Do: Jan. 5-7

Apocalypse indefinitely postponed; go out, have some fun

Arts Daily, Jan. 4, 2018 12:45 AM

Wayne Alan Brenner's Top 10 Arts-Related Things I Enjoyed in 2017

Bold takes on history and art that moved around the city spoke to a growing, changing Austin this year

Arts Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

"Carl Block: Odd Pottery"

Block's ceramic monster-faced jugs with crooked teeth and varminty eyes are indeed odd but also colorful and delightful

Arts Review, Dec. 28, 2017

Austin’s Funniest People Recap 2017

The Year In Review, just as it says on the tin. You know, the tin.

Arts Daily, Dec. 26, 2017 5:00 PM

If It Ain't Bruch, Don't Fix It

Just a drummer from Iowa? Just a culinary badass? Hold his beer.

Food Daily, Dec. 21, 2017 1:00 PM

Five Arty Things to Do: Dec. 15-17

Counting it down, arting it up, struggling with the goddamn tinsel

Arts Daily, Dec. 15, 2017 2:15 PM

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