Dougherty Arts Center

1110 Barton Springs Rd., 512/974-4000
Once the Naval and Marine Reserve Center, this city-operated cultural facility now educates budding artists instead of sailors and hosts many cultural events. Located on the periphery of the pending arts complex development over and around Palmer Auditorium, the DAC features the Dougherty Arts Theater, a 150-seat auditorium that is available for music, theatre, and dance productions, a large sculpture/pottery studio, and dozens of classrooms. City staff at the DAC also books the Sheffield Hillside Theatre in Zilker Park, across from the main entrance of the Barton Springs pool.
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Arts Calendar

Butridge Gallery: The Real Texas Me

This retrospective of works by Jonas Criscoe explores the influence of place through the lens of landscape, materiality, and form. Note: Any retrospective of work by Jonas Criscoe is well worth your time. Through June 11.

DAC East: Of(f) The Body

Hayley Labrum Morrison’s solo show includes new paintings and papier-mâché sculptures in the East Gallery of Dougherty Arts Center. "Teachings of purity, modesty, and meekness are central to a young Mormon woman’s spiritual curriculum. "Of(f) the Body" examines the effects these definitions of worthiness can have on the female spirit, mind, and body." Through July 2.

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