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"...ALTERNATE CURRENT ART SPACE, 2209 S. First, 443-9674. "The Sacred and Profane,"..."

March 14, 1997 News Feature

Obama to Art Historian: My Bad
President apologizes to UT prof for "glib remark" in speech
"...Art historians of the nation, you can hold your heads..."

Feb. 20, 2014 Arts Post by Robert Faires

From Stuff, Art
The 21st 'New American Talent' exhibition features a whopping 72 works of art, many of them created from everyday objects
"...one of the four modified "Exit" signs by Austin artist Kurt Dominick Mueller, installed in various places high up..."

July 14, 2006 Arts Feature by Amanda Douberley

"Up + Up: 2015 Senior Art Exhibition"
This UT student group show is surprisingly tame
"..."Up + Up" showcases work from a number of artists that are visually punching above their weight, but the..."

March 13, 2015 Arts Review by Seth Orion Schwaiger

The Art of the Business of Art
Gallery owners David Berman, Wally Workman, and Steve Clark talk about their lives promoting artists and selling art
"...Visual artists of all ilk have a thing with money. Most..."

July 30, 2004 Arts Feature by Sam Martin

Talking Art at the Top
The executive directors of the city's museums shed light on the local visual arts scene
"...If you didn't know, the Austin Museum of Art is not going to build its new downtown facility..."

July 2, 2004 Arts Feature by Sam Martin

Texas, Art Texas
When it comes to Lone Star art, Rebecca Cohen wrote the book (finally!)
"...the gutters, write a comprehensive guide to all the art museums and galleries in Texas. Now, that last need..."

Oct. 15, 2004 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

They're History
The Blue Genie boys -- those whimsical artists responsible for the armadillo-festooned entrance to Threadgill's World Headquarters, the guitar gal atop Fran's Hamburgers, and other mini-landmarks around Austin -- have been fun for the people who see them and fun for the people who made them. Making giant panels for the new Texas State History Museum, though, was a bit more than just that.
"...front face of the new Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at the corner of Martin Luther King Jr...."

April 27, 2001 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Art
Art Openings
"...4); "N-O-N," Terra Children's Gallery (Mar 5); "Texas Film Art," Pro-Jex (Mar 5); "C-21 Expo -- Metamorfosis," Austin Visual..."

March 5, 1999 News Feature

Art and Photography Books Picture This!
"...Holidays and art books go together like rum and eggnog -- the..."

Dec. 15, 1995 Books Feature

Talking Curation With Art Alliance Austin's Asa Hursh
Lora Reynolds Gallery's exhibition of work by Troy Brauntuch, Andy Coolquitt, and Jeff Williams proves a good case study in putting together an art show
"...vertical rectangle of rich midnight blue colored over in parts by equally even, cloudy gradients of rusty umber. "I..."

Aug. 21, 2015 Arts Feature by Seth Orion Schwaiger

Art City Austin 2014
Art Alliance Austin's annual spring art fair brings art to the streets around City Hall
"...only mean that we're overdue for some outdoor festivities. Art Alliance Austin's annual Art City Austin will be taking..."

April 11, 2014 Arts Feature by Caitlin Greenwood

American History X
"...British advertisement auteur can be relied upon. Certainly, American History X isn't the travesty Kaye has taken to labeling..."

Nov. 13, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Delicate Art of the Rifle
"...its inclusion in the SXSW Film Festival, The Delicate Art of the Rifle has been held over for a..."

March 22, 1996 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

The Postponement of "Deborah Roberts: I'm" Let the Artist Make More Timely Art
A pandemic delay allows the artist to meet the moment in her upcoming show at the Contemporary Austin
"...Contem­porary Austin was one of the most highly anticipated arts events of 2020 in Austin – and outside it,..."

July 24, 2020 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

"Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties"
"Witness" brings the Civil Rights Movement to the Blanton Museum of Art
"...for George Zimmerman, who killed black Florida teen Trayvon Martin only the year before. This convergence of black voices..."

April 10, 2015 Arts Review by Caitlin Greenwood

Austin Art All Over
Local Artists' Solo Exhibitions Cover Texas -- and Beyond
"...pedestrian gridlock. Couples dressed up for the Christmas office party (yes, Virginia, you can still wear your mink in..."

Dec. 26, 1997 Arts Feature by Rebecca S. Cohen

"Meet the Beetles"
This Art.Science.Gallery exhibit celebrating the order Coleoptera in art will have you screaming "Yeah, yeah, yeah!"
"...The current show at Art.Science.Gallery could make you feel downright godlike...."

Oct. 21, 2016 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner

Day Trips & Beyond: Amon Carter Art Museum
This Fort Worth museum is one of the coolest in Texas
"...with my girlfriend to hang out in the Amon Carter Museum of American Art’s air-conditioned bliss during Fort Worth’s..."

Nov. 20, 2015 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Nicole Eisenman Receives Booth/FLAG Art Prize
NYC artist is the first recipient of the $200,000 award
"...Three months after the Contemporary Austin announced its partnership with New York's FLAG Art Foundation to expand the..."

Aug. 6, 2018 Arts Post by Robert Faires

November Is Austin Art Month
With EAST, POP Austin, and the Creek Show, who's to argue?
"...but there's something else you should feast on first: art. While we have no shortage of the stuff to..."

Nov. 10, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Art Blondin Dead at 60
Musician and pit master was loved by many
"...When I last spoke to Art Blondin in January of this year, he was excited..."

Sept. 2, 2014 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

“Come as You Are: Art of the 1990s”
The Blanton Museum of Art’s retrospective may tap nostalgia for a certain generation, but it can be deeply moving, too
"...So while I get why the Blanton Museum of Art named its new exhibition "Come as You Are: Art..."

April 29, 2016 Arts Review by Sam Anderson-Ramos

The Herradurability of Art in the Heart of Texas
UT's Raul De Lara wins $10,000 in tequila-fueled contest
"...The first Herradura Tequila Barrel Art competition in Austin meant that, on Wednesday, Oct. 16th,..."

Oct. 24, 2013 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

New Theatre Work Puts Attendees on the Trail of Notorious Art Thieves
Hit the streets and get to the bottom of this Art Heist
"...scene of one of the most daring heists the art world has ever seen, and if you get your..."

Oct. 15, 2020 Arts Post by Gerrard Hanly

A Brief History of Austin’s LGBTQIA Movement Through Design
From protest to punk flyers, how LGBTQIA design has evolved in Austin
"...Like the history of the LGBTQIA movement, the history of queer design..."

Jan. 30, 2020 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

Blue Genie Art Industries Is Moving
And you’re invited to the farewell party, citizen!

"...Blue Genie Art Industries is moving...."

March 29, 2016 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Blanton Museum of Art
Ned Rifkin, former Smithsonian undersecretary of art, is the new director of the Blanton
"..."No one who loves art wants to be an administrator. I am at the..."

May 22, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Art of Saving AMOA
Crisis at the Austin Museum of Art: Layoffs, Reorganization, Uncertain Funding
"...How many years does it take to build an art museum? In Austin, we're up to 18 years and..."

July 13, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

"Work Play Money Love What It Is What Could Be Both Neither Art Design" at Northern-Southern
This intersection of art and design traffics in graphic and sculptural brilliance
"...practices that overlap cultures, primarily professional design and fine art, but also politics, business, spirituality, and social change."..."

Nov. 29, 2019 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner

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