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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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Blue Genie Art Industries Is Moving

And you’re invited to the farewell party, citizen!

Arts Daily, Mar. 29, 2016 4:05 PM

New Austin Show Celebrates the Lighter Side of Ethnic Assimilation

Lucky Chaos Theatre’s Leng Wong tells us about Living on the Hyphen

Arts Daily, Mar. 28, 2016 10:00 AM

Who Did the Animation for Keith Maitland’s Documentary Tower?

Minnow Mountain’s Craig Staggs talks art & drama & Austin & Earp

Arts Daily, Mar. 25, 2016 11:30 AM

Shawn Sides and Graham Reynolds: Rude and Golden

How two of Austin's top creative stars meld a busy life of art and love

Arts Feature, Mar. 24, 2016

Kaci and the Wagakkiband: A SXSW Interview

Rock + traditional Japanese instruments = 俊英!

Arts Daily, Mar. 23, 2016 1:05 PM

WagakkiBand Hits the Des Moines Embassy Like a Rain of Shuriken

Japanese fusion superstars to rock Downtown ATX this Friday night

SXSW Daily, Mar. 17, 2016 4:35 PM

"Johnston Foster, Irena Jurek, and Jared Theis: Body Talk"

This show's three artists display creative, complex alternatives to the meat sacks we all share

Arts Review, Mar. 17, 2016

SXSW Film Review: In Pursuit of Silence

A contemplative look at quiet spaces

Screens Daily, Mar. 14, 2016 4:00 PM

SXSW Film Review: Alive and Kicking

Swing dancing is back (again) in this charming doc

Screens Daily, Mar. 13, 2016 10:45 PM

SXSW Film Review: Spaceship

Alien abduction or colorful hallucination?

Screens Daily, Mar. 12, 2016 9:00 PM

SXSW Interactive: Generation Z and Gender

Celebrating the youthful abandon of norms

SXSW Daily, Mar. 12, 2016 6:08 PM

The Big Screen on a Small Phone

Making cinema social for smartphones

Screens Feature, Mar. 10, 2016

Shipping & Handling

Coming-of-age comedy Slash peeks into the world of erotic fan fiction

Screens Feature, Mar. 10, 2016

Homaro Cantu's Moto-Vation

Documentary charts a dazzling chef's tragic end

Screens Feature, Mar. 10, 2016

"Jan Heaton: The Market"

The artist's visits to farmers' markets have yielded vivid watercolor images that capture the essence of plants

Arts Review, Mar. 10, 2016

"Carlos Donjuan & Marilyn Jolly: Akin"

In this two-person exhibition at grayDUCK Gallery, some of these things are not like any others

Arts Review, Mar. 3, 2016

Live Nude Art Models from Paper Chairs

An interactive show about live models and the artists who paint them

Arts Daily, Feb. 25, 2016 1:30 PM

"Mark Mothersbaugh: Myopia" at the Contemporary Austin

The solo exhibition celebrates Devo but also the artist's sound-machine sculptures and high- and low-tech illustrations

Arts Review, Feb. 25, 2016

Sweet Ritual Ice Cream: Movin’ On Up and Out

Local vegan nom purveyors bring their cold sweetness to Airport Blvd

Food Daily, Feb. 24, 2016 12:30 PM

Staple! The Independent Media Expo Returns

Year 12 brings diverse delights and DIY creativity all weekend long

Arts Daily, Feb. 24, 2016 10:00 AM

ColdTowne’s Express Yourself: Heavy and Humorous, Satirical and Serious

What we all need much less of, generally, is entitlement

Arts Daily, Feb. 11, 2016 10:30 AM

What Makes You Think That You Think?

Austin-based cerebraphile Ms. RAZ shows us – graphically, gorgeously

Arts Daily, Feb. 10, 2016 10:00 AM

Author Mo Daviau Debuts Every Anxious Wave at BookPeople

A love-wracked tale of time travel and bands to spin you right ‘round

Arts Daily, Feb. 9, 2016 8:00 AM

Ella Gale & Katie Stone: Naughty Bits

Who says sex is no laughing matter?

Arts Daily, Feb. 8, 2016 10:00 AM

Bearded Lady: WUTZAWEWAZ and … Pizza?

One artist leads to another and a beautiful house of savory pies

Arts Daily, Jan. 26, 2016 11:00 AM

Ponytrap's Robots Pound Out a Promethean Waltz at the Paramount

How do husband and wife duo Hilary & Quentin make music with robots?

Arts Daily, Jan. 20, 2016 11:00 AM

PrintAustin: Inking Out Loud with Cathy Savage and Elvia Perrin

The third annual PrintAustin floods our artful river city with multiple originals

Arts Feature, Jan. 14, 2016

Monkey Town 6: It’s Somewhere You Definitely Want To Be

Montgomery Knott’s multimedia pop-up rewards all your senses

Screens Daily, Jan. 12, 2016 11:00 AM

Elizabeth McCracken and Edward Carey's Write Balance

The local literary duo discusses being a creative couple and how it affects their work and process

Arts Feature, Jan. 7, 2016

Top 10 Arts-Related Program Activities of 2015

The most memorable art of 2015 carved strange and brilliant new spaces out of familiar ones

Arts Feature, Dec. 31, 2015

The Sherlock Holmes Book

This encyclopedic overview of all things Holmesian will add a literary elegance to your coffee table

Arts Feature, Dec. 23, 2015

An Invitation to Sleep Among Other Dreamers

Hearsay & Hyperbole conjures the rapid eye movements on New Year’s Day

Arts Daily, Dec. 22, 2015 10:00 AM

Can’t Keep Mum About This Single Barrel Rum: Cruzan

These spirits will definitely give you a rum for your money

Chronolog Daily, Dec. 11, 2015 1:00 PM

Brently Heilbron's Stand Up Empire Signs With PBS

New show to bring ACL-like coverage of Austin's comedy scene

Screens Feature, Dec. 10, 2015

Gift Guide 2015: Fiction by Austin Authors

An arcane tapestry of alternate cowboy history and steampunk sci-fi in a multitextured graphic package

Arts Feature, Dec. 10, 2015

Dita Von Teese: Your Beauty Mark

Our intrepid reporter and his friend take the new book for a test drive

Arts Daily, Dec. 9, 2015 2:55 PM

Opal Divine’s 13th Annual Whisky Festival: A Review

A night of quaffs from those distant lands where the wild haggis roam

Food Daily, Dec. 7, 2015 12:19 PM

Think Giftily, Shop Locally: Five Things & More

Do the best presents come from right here in Austin? Check this list!

Arts Daily, Nov. 24, 2015 11:30 AM

OMG, There are Strange Beasts in Austin Tonight

They're … they're all over the walls of Guzu Gallery!

Arts Daily, Nov. 20, 2015 12:15 PM

WaffleFest 2015

For the 14th year, the Hideout Theatre brings 25 troupes together for a toasty mix of improv and free waffles

Arts Feature, Nov. 19, 2015

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