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Austin Game Devs Shine at E3
Local studios show their wares at the video game megaconvention
"...ReCore Armature and Comcept..."

June 20, 2016 Screens Post by Tucker Whatley

Top 10 Local Video Games
Keep your controllers, keyboards, and VR rigs busy with these titles
"...10) FAIL FACTORY! (ARMATURE) Who would have guessed Armature would release a VR..."

Dec. 29, 2017 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

SXSW VR Cinema: Cypher
You control Güvenç Özel's interactive new flesh sculpture
"...the size of a pygmy hippo; it's a mechanized armature that’s been fitted with a coaldark and highly textured..."

March 12, 2019 SXSW Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Lunacy
Jan Svankmajer's creepy-crawl slowly becomes one of the most mordantly beautiful of the director's films, an asylum-set anti-love story with mobile body parts and splashy theatrics.
"...above my monitor, or maybe I'll build a radio-controlled armature to slip inside it so that it can wag..."

Sept. 15, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Five Visual Arts Things to See by Private Appointment
Make a date for your socially distanced gallery visit
"...densely bound together with pressure by a hidden internal armature of screws and bolts, then trimmed and sanded to..."

Jan. 28, 2022 Arts Column by Wayne Alan Brenner

SXSW Short and Sweet: “Love is Only Just a Death Away”
Bára Anna Stejskalová gives stop-motion life to a lonely worm
"...How to Train Your Dragon. When we were designing armature for Steve and deciding on the material, it helped..."

March 19, 2021 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin At Large: Voices In Our (Old) Heads
OK Boomers, do you now regret pushing for 10-1? Where do you think it went wrong?
"...known and covered them. Strip away the public opinion armature Voices is using to make its silent-majority case, and..."

July 10, 2020 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Day Trips: The Grotto, San Antonio
Man-made cave part of “Art on the River”
"...firms to create the three-story Grotto around a steel armature. Among the many hand-carved decorations he incorporated into the..."

July 3, 2020 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Gay Place
Snark, sass, and absurdity will be on display at the Princess Pageant
"...Drag Attack! A monthly armature drag contest. Sign yerself up for mentorship, makeovers, and..."

Sept. 15, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Top 10 Local Video Games
From majestic vistas to mundane offices, it's time to play
"...Robot animal friends? We're game. Armature Studio; for Xbox, for PC; $39.99 9) Spider: Rite..."

Dec. 30, 2016 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

Farewell, Ray Harryhausen
The master of stop motion passed on at 92
"...Million Years BC. First they would build an articulated armature, then they would add a rubber skin, eyes, features,..."

May 7, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

AFF2012: Attacking the Nitty Gritty Panel
Should psychedelics fail...
"...creature shop, McDonald likened the unseen but integral wire armature underneath the creature-creations to a script's theme: "Your theme..."

Oct. 21, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Alan Hollinghurst Untrammeled
On 'the very boring lives of slightly strange people'
"...the shocks and ironies of time.” Some of that armature still shows in The Stranger's Child, although its five..."

Oct. 26, 2011 Books Post by Sarah Smith

'Your Essential Magnificence'
After eight years, a shrine to South Austin arrives on South Congress
"...2,100 hours of his own time constructing the steel armature, filling it with concrete, and covering it with mosaic..."

Sept. 16, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Day Trips
Carlos Cortés continues the family tradition of making beautiful art out of concrete structures that appear to be made of wood
"...twists and ties a chicken wire frame around an armature of rebar. Layers of cement will be added to..."

Sept. 8, 2006 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Jill Thrasher: A Studio Portrait
The visual experience of Jill Thrasher's work in 'A Studio Portrait' offers an opportunity to explore all phases of the printmaking process
"...of the wood grain that creates the garden grid armature, and the placement of the model, Thrasher has captured..."

Nov. 18, 2005 Arts Review by Benné Rockett

Do It Yourself Biennial
How to showcase all the great art in Texas on a shoestring budget
"...On it were a couple of long black metal armatures, like those on a typical desk lamp, in front..."

March 4, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Meanwhile Back at the Ranch
Kinky Friedman will be at BookPeople on Thursday, Sept. 19, and Tom Doyal takes a look at his latest novel, Meanwhile Back at the Ranch.
"...plot is engaging and more substantive than his customary armature for telling tales. In Meanwhile Back at the Ranch,..."

Sept. 13, 2002 Books Review by Tom Doyal

Texas Tales
For those of you who are still pondering the eternal question that seems to arise wherever beer and English majors appear together in the Lone Star State, the answer is: Texas does indeed have a separate and distinctive literature, Tom Doyal writes. If you have been arguing the other side of this proposition, the writers and publishers of Texas have issued you a sharp rebuke in their new spring releases.
"...lives are so much artists' canvas stretched over the armature of history. On those rare occasions when one becomes..."

May 25, 2001 Books Feature by Tom Doyal

Dancing with Dawson
"...refers to her personal experiences as only "a skeletal armature with which to explore a larger idea." When we..."

Jan. 15, 1999 Books Feature by Clay Smith

Mercedes Wanguemert-Peña's Grand Obsession Stuck Inside Cuba
"...like a pregnancy, almost," she says. She made the armature for the figures out of wire and learned the..."

Feb. 16, 1996 Arts Feature by Rebecca S. Cohen

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