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City Council adopts new guidelines for the Cultural Arts Funding Program, Michelle Schumann shoots off for a Canadian piano competition, and some 'palpable hits' to get your sweet William for Shakespeare's birthday
"...Clean Start for the Arts: Postscript..."

April 23, 2004 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Vital Currency
Through copper wire woven into life-size human figures and micro-architectural sculpture made from twigs, handmade paper, and almost infinitely knotted strands of horsehair, Patricia Greene and Oscar Silva's "Unconfined Weaving" exhibition at the Butridge Gallery proves elemental and galvanizing.
"...Weaving" is on view through Dec. 30 at the Dougherty Arts Center, 1110 Barton Springs Rd. For more information,..."

Dec. 27, 2002 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Stage Frights
"...Time was, you could turn to the fine arts for some refuge from this supernatural onslaught. Museums, theatre..."

Oct. 30, 1998 Arts Feature

The Mahogany Project Makes Space for Queer People of Color
The latest performance by the theatre collective embraces joy
"...LGBTQ voices. Each year, the group returns to the Dougherty Arts Cen­ter stage to kick off Austin Pride week...."

Aug. 3, 2018 Arts Feature by Trey Gutierrez

Gay Place: Trendz
Hug it out, queer community, hug it out
"...queer yoga happens by the pond directly behind the Dougherty. Park behind the center for free. Sundays, 11am. Dougherty..."

May 17, 2013 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place: Two-Party Parties
Look for political party parties toward the end of the week
"...League. Sat., March 30, 8am. Del Valle ISD Opportunity Center, 5301-B Ross Rd., Del Valle. Free-$25."

March 29, 2013 Column by Kate X Messer

The Past, Present, and FuturX of Latinx Performance in Austin
The current surge of Latinx theatre and dance in Austin speaks to both tradition and pioneering new directions
"...with a fellow theatregoer at the Mexican American Cultural Center about how that evening alone, we had a plethora..."

Aug. 24, 2018 Arts Feature by Roxanne Schroeder-Arce

Transforming a Neighborhood Near You
Since 1985, Austin's Art in Public Places program has placed more than 100 works in 57 facilities, transforming not only the look of the city but neighborhoods and the lives of people in them.
"...about tile mosaic floors in the new Palmer Events Center or the fantastical, elaborate exploratorium that will be the..."

Dec. 20, 2002 Arts Feature by Sarah Hepola

"Dave McClinton: Despite It All" at the Butridge
The digital collagist’s new solo exhibition is peopled with many colors
"...Dave McClinton that's currently galvanizing the walls of the Dougherty Art Center's Butridge Gallery...."

Jan. 18, 2019 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner

Keeping Score
With a bumper crop of musicals onstage in August, musical directors give some notes on what they do
"...from Zilker Park down Barton Springs Road at the Dougherty Arts Center, musical-loving audiences will be treated to very..."

Aug. 1, 2014 Arts Feature by Adam Roberts

Mel Ziegler: The exit interview
As he prepares to leave Austin, internationally recognized artist and former Arts Commission Chairman Mel Ziegler reflects on the city and the arts over the past decade
"...the fine retrospective "Kate Ericson and Mel Ziegler: America Starts Here" at the Austin Museum of Art this spring..."

May 18, 2007 Arts Feature by Salvador Castillo

The Stink Is All Over
The BS Improv & Sketch Comedy Fest Takes Over Austin
"...You can't stop a stink from spreading.Once loosed from..."

April 17, 1998 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

" its cover at the Harry Ransom Hxumanities Research Center's new exhibit entitled Modern American Book Arts at the..."

Sept. 5, 1997 Books Column by Clay Smith

Easley Leaves ACB
"...paying tribute to a man who has covered the arts locally for half a century. The Mary Moody Northen..."

April 25, 1997 Arts Column by Robert Faires

In Memoriam
"...Butridge, artist and director of the gallery at the Dougherty Arts Center, died Tuesday, March 25, in an auto-truck..."

April 4, 1997 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Obligatory Intro
"...Welcome. New column. News. Increased arts coverage. Welcome input... Aw, geez, you've heard all this..."

Oct. 27, 1995 Arts Column

Free Night of Theater 2006: The list
Take your pick of 21 performances being offered at no charge with Free Night of Theater 2006
"...Naughty Austin: Psycho Beach Party, by Charles Busch; Arts on Real, 2826 Real..."

Oct. 6, 2006 Arts Feature

"...Austin Book Workers will be holding a free Book Arts Fair from 1-5pm at the Art School of the..."

June 20, 1997 Books Column by Clay Smith

Big Range Austin
The festival that packs a year of contemporary dance into two weekends
"...across the city: a midwinter show at the Off Center here, a late spring show at the Dougherty Arts..."

June 25, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Holiday Wish Lists 2002
Presents for public service
"...steel forklift, backhoe, hand toolsAustin Outreach & Community Service Center Inc.8101 Cameron #104, 833-0444..."

Dec. 27, 2002 Features Feature

A busy summer for Austin artists.
"...and companies developing their work. Remembrance Through the Performing Arts, which develops and showcases new plays, saw one of..."

Aug. 11, 2000 Arts Column by Robert Faires

The Austin Cartoon Scene: Museum Worthy
"...Richard Bartholomew Sadly, there are three things I remember..."

Jan. 15, 1999 Arts Review

Phantom of the Opera: Window Display
"...Phantom of the Opera In the Christmases of my..."

Jan. 30, 1998 Arts Review

Chronicle Art Reviews

Oct. 3, 1997 Arts Review

Public Notice
"...a brief tour through the Travis County Juvenile Justice Center. These teens are non-violent, first-time offenders and need your..."

Aug. 30, 1996 Column by Kate X Messer

Austin Playwright’s Final Play Might Have Died With Him, but a Community Joined Together to Ensure Its Survival
Saving Jason Tremblay’s Gretel! The Musical
"...was a visible measure of Tremblay's connections throughout the arts community – as a playwright, director, producer, stage manager,..."

Jan. 4, 2019 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

In Memoriam: Draylen Mason
Remembering the gifted young bassist who lost his life
"...position of principal bassist, or the Austin Chamber Music Center or the Interlochen Center for the Arts, where he..."

March 16, 2018 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Nov. 6 Elections: The 'Chronicle' Endorsements
"...human services department. Prop. 18: Library, Museum, and Cultural Arts Facilities: YES..."

Oct. 19, 2012 News Feature

Back to the Drawing Board
Council rejects proposals for the creation of city music and arts departments
"...Snipes, presented three options for assisting the music and arts communities. The first (and most expensive) would create two..."

May 22, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Show and Sell
Austin art is getting national buzz, but is anybody buying it?
"...Studios, Camp Fig, Gallery Lombardi, Eastside Coop, and the Dougherty Arts Center) that launched the Texas Biennial, a multiple-gallery..."

March 14, 2008 Arts Feature by Clayton Maxwell

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