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More Art for Laguna Gloria
The Contemporary Austin gets $9 million for sculpture park
" The Contemporary Austin will transform the grounds of Laguna Gloria into a garden for site-specific sculpture by prominent..."

Sept. 12, 2013 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Laguna Gloria to Get New Entrance
The Contemporary Austin plans $6 million makeover on 35th St.
" the cramped, awkward approach to the Contemporary Austin's Laguna Gloria site. In a month, the museum will break..."

Feb. 22, 2018 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Anya Gallaccio: to see if time was there at Laguna Gloria
The artist's giant tree stump carved from limestone is a sign that we love ancient things and are part of nature, too
"...though not in an unnatural way, from the surrounding Laguna Gloria landscape, the greenery of overhanging trees and foliage...."

June 23, 2017 Arts Review by Sam Anderson-Ramos

'Concerto Laguna'
AMOA-Arthouse's Spring Sound series unleashes the music of the shores
"...describes the audience experience of his new work, Concerto Laguna, premiering Saturday, March 2, on the grounds of AMOA-Arthouse..."

March 1, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Glorious Renewal
The Contemporary Austin gives new life to the place where it all began, Laguna Gloria
"...the grounds of her old residence: the villa at Laguna Gloria. A Texan by way of Ireland, Driscoll was..."

March 27, 2015 Arts Feature by Caitlin Greenwood

Contemporary Austin Goings & Comings
Judith Sims retires, Deming sculpture Mystic Raven returns
"...on staff when the institution changed its name from Laguna Gloria Art Museum to the Austin Museum of Art,..."

Dec. 15, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

The Contemporary Austin
'Susurrus,' 'Music for Wilderness Lake' offer art for the ears as well as eyes
"...they apply equally well to the enchanted grounds of Laguna Gloria this weekend. Two programs from the Contemporary Austin..."

June 27, 2014 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Feral hogs invade Laguna Gloria (sorta)
" would expect to encounter on the grounds of Laguna Gloria, and perchance deer or even the odd fox,..."

Nov. 25, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Contemporary Austin Feeds Your Head at Home
All the art in the Jones Center and at Laguna Gloria is yours for the viewing on the museum's new website
"...manicured flora or purposely untamed woods of the Contemporary's Laguna Gloria outpost, sunlight dappling through the trees, nature blazing..."

May 15, 2020 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

French Picnic Fare at Épicerie at the Contemporary
The menu at Laguna Gloria pairs delightfully with a stroll through the sculpture gardens
"...After enjoying 14 acres of uninterrupted lakefront around Laguna Gloria's sculpture gardens on a sweltering afternoon, I wandered..."

Aug. 9, 2019 Food Feature by Jessi Devenyns

Cinema, Vehicular
Green Screen Film Series returns to the Laguna Gloria Amphitheater
"...the Contemporary Austin screens classic on-the-road flicks at the Laguna Gloria Amphitheater as part of its annual Green Screen..."

July 7, 2017 Screens Feature by Sean L. Malin

Playback: The Greyhounds Hoof It
Groove-mongering R&B duo the Greyhounds get mule-headed, S.S. Hangover floats Laguna Gloria, and the Austin Music Commission overlooks music hub
"...question, "What does it mean?" Yet last Sunday at Laguna Gloria, few scratched their heads at the spectacle of..."

April 13, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Dream On
Austin Museum of Art Re-Examines Its Downtown Plans
"...package - a hefty $14.7 million - was for Laguna Gloria Art Museum, as AMOA was known then, to..."

Jan. 30, 1998 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Happy Camper
Judith Sims on 23 Years with Austin's Art Museum
"...the Austin Museum of Art (AMOA), formerly known as Laguna Gloria Art Museum -- nearly half her life. She..."

Nov. 15, 1996 Arts Feature by Rebecca S. Cohen

Poised for Success
"...article by Caitlin Greenwood about the Contemporary Austin at Laguna Gloria, recognizing its history, Clara Driscoll, and the great..."

March 27, 2015 Postmarks

Cafe Laguna
"...Cafe Laguna3809 W. 35th, 458-8191 x211 Monday-Friday, 11am-4pm..."

Sept. 11, 2009 Food Review by Kate Thornberry

TFAA Director Sandra Greagor Igniting a Fire for the Arts
"...the grounds of the Austin Museum of Art at Laguna Gloria. It stands separate from the museum galleries in..."

July 28, 1995 Arts Feature

Five Best of Austin Originals
Winners from our first BOA issue, 33 years ago, that are still kicking today
" N. Lamar, 512/454-4197. The Contemporary Austin at Laguna Gloria..."

June 16, 2023 Arts Column by Richard Whittaker

Making the Scene
Looking back at the time when Austin was at the center of the Texas art world
"...1961," the exhibition currently showing at Austin Museum of Art-Laguna Gloria, describes a scene above all else. Despite its..."

Aug. 24, 2007 Arts Feature by Amanda Douberley

Talking Art at the Top
The executive directors of the city's museums shed light on the local visual arts scene
"...cost of running the present downtown space and the Laguna Gloria estate combined. Says Dana Friis-Hansen, AMOA executive director:..."

July 2, 2004 Arts Feature by Sam Martin

Rite of Spring: The Austin Fine Arts Festival
Local sculptor Damian Priour talks about being Featured Artist for one of the city's rites of spring: the Austin Fine Arts Festival.
"...Acres; and Fiesta popping up on the grounds of Laguna Gloria. Back before festivals spread all over the calendar..."

April 12, 2002 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Holding Light: The Seen and the Unseen
Rebecca Cohen looks at the exhibition of contemporary glass sculptures "Holding Light" at the Austin Museum of Art: Laguna Gloria.
"...Austin Museum of Art -- Laguna Gloria, through December 31..."

Nov. 12, 1999 Arts Review by Rebecca S. Cohen

10 Can’t-Miss Art Museums and Galleries
Old Masters and new whiz kids all have a home here
"...The Contemporary Austin, Jones Center & The Contemporary Austin, Laguna Gloria..."

March 3, 2017 Chronolog Post

Now Showing: The Contemporary Austin
Museum bids adios to AMOA-Arthouse, unveils new identity
"...The Contemporary Austin consists of two sites: the historic Laguna Gloria estate on the shores of Lake Austin and..."

July 18, 2013 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Austin's Cultural Makeover: The Next Stage
How much closer we are to getting the cultural wonderland we imagined 10 years ago
"...association was still headquartered in the carriage house at Laguna Gloria. Arts patron Clara Driscoll gave her estate to..."

Sept. 7, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The renovation of Laguna Gloria is a go, Charo is not, and Flaming Idiot Rob Williams whips up one of his bologna specials for Katie Couric.
"...Renewing Laguna Gloria..."

April 26, 2002 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Cinematexas Screenings
"...Cinemaker Co-op at 7pm at Austin Museum of Art (Laguna Gloria) of a film projection installation by Luke Savisky,..."

Sept. 16, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Tracking the MACC
A Brief History of Austin's Latino Cultural Center
"...proposed linking the Carver and the MACC with the Laguna Gloria Art Museum under its new name, the Austin..."

June 12, 1998 Arts Feature by Mary Jane Garza

Watching Art Grow
"...The current show at the Austin Museum of Art's Laguna Gloria site is one which will grow and change..."

Sept. 19, 1997 Arts Feature by Rebecca S. Cohen

Residence = Difference
A Stay at ArtPace in San Antonio Can Change an Artist
"...Pace and ArtPace director Laurence Miller, former director of Laguna Gloria Art Museum (now Austin Museum of Art), have..."

June 13, 1997 Arts Feature by Rebecca S. Cohen

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