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Five Recommended Arts Events in Austin This Weekend
In which your local cultural FOMO is subdued via this handy listicle
"...in Reykjavik and is now circling the lagoon at Laguna Gloria with a brass-section crew of musicians tooting and..."

April 6, 2018 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Upgrade Coming for the Contemporary Austin
$3 million renovation coming for the museum's downtown home
"...upstairs of the Jones Center, some to the museum's Laguna Gloria site. And the Contemporary won't be simply making..."

Sept. 10, 2015 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Open Edition
PrintAustin enters its second year with startling growth in scale and scope
"...discounted classes at the Contemporary Austin's art school at Laguna Gloria. For those of you less inclined to get..."

Jan. 16, 2015 Arts Feature by Seth Orion Schwaiger

'A Secret Affair: Selections From the Fuhrman Family Collection'
The Contemporary Austin brings an exceptionally curated medley of international artists to town for a study in dualism
"...The Contemporary Austin Jones Center, 700 Congress; Laguna Gloria, 3809 W. 35th www.thecontemporaryaustin.org Through Aug. 24..."

May 30, 2014 Arts Review by Caitlin Greenwood

Art City Austin 2014
Art Alliance Austin's annual spring art fair brings art to the streets around City Hall
"...1950, when it was known as Fiesta and called Laguna Gloria home. It's been kicking ever since, and though..."

April 11, 2014 Arts Feature by Caitlin Greenwood

Charles Long: CATALIN and Pet Sounds
Charles Long's sprawling and ambitious installations work, mostly
"...Contemporary Austin at the Jones Center, 700 Congress, at Laguna Gloria, 3509 W. 35th www.thecontemporaryaustin.org Through March 15..."

March 7, 2014 Arts Review by Andy Campbell

Arthouse/Austin Museum of Art
The boards of the two museums have voted to merge, but what does that mean?
"...and it was from that entity that AMOA, or Laguna Gloria Art Museum, as it was originally known, emerged..."

Nov. 11, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Food Events
Take your palate around the world this week with a Mediterranean festival, Oktoberfest, and the AMOA
"...› Enjoy La Dolce Vita at Laguna Gloria (3809 W. 35th). Stroll the lakeside museum grounds..."

Oct. 7, 2011 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

First Generation
The 2011 class of the Austin Arts Hall of Fame
"...organization that businesswoman and philanthropist Clara Driscoll (1881-1945) deeded Laguna Gloria, her estate on Lake Austin, in 1943 with..."

June 3, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Dana Friis-Hansen
AMOA's former director presents his first independent show with an old friend
"...Miller (himself a director of AMOA back in its Laguna Gloria Art Museum days) invited Friis-Hansen to develop a..."

May 27, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Food-o-File
Austin food lovers rejoice!
"...crowd sipped and strolled around the scenic grounds of Laguna Gloria reveling in La Dolce Vita Thursday night. I..."

Oct. 22, 2010 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Event Menu
Fall is flush with fests and food
"...at La Dolce Vita on the scenic grounds at Laguna Gloria (3809 W. 35th, www.amoa.org). $125; $100 for members,..."

Oct. 8, 2010 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Event Menu
Foodie events in and around Austin during the month of October
"...20th annual La Dolce Vita on the grounds of Laguna Gloria (3809 W. 35th). Enjoy refreshments from 50 Austin..."

Oct. 9, 2009 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

'A Couple of Ways of Doing Something'
Chuck Close gets in Austin's face with new examples of his pioneering portraiture
"...Laguna Gloria Art Museum, the original incarnation of what is..."

Aug. 21, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Arts Hall of Fame
The Austin Critics Table has named the fifth group of individuals to be inducted into the Austin Arts Hall of Fame
"...arts advocate (Austin Lyric Opera, Leadership Enrichment Arts Program, Laguna Gloria Art Museum/Austin Museum of Art, Umlauf Sculpture Garden,..."

April 21, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

In Memoriam
Alfred King, one of Austin's greatest cultural benefactors and advocates, has died at age 89
"...of Art (reflecting his involvement since its days as Laguna Gloria Art Museum); work with organizations from the Paramount..."

March 31, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Getting Christo & Jeanne-Claude
"...in a special Austin Responds program at the museum's Laguna Gloria site. Here are two local respondents with sentiments..."

March 24, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

After a Fashion
After SXSW, everything is an afterparty!
"...as they prepare for the Art Ball X at Laguna Gloria, with guests Christo and Jeanne-Claude. One reason the..."

March 24, 2006 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Culture Flash!
The Long Center gets more corporate cash, AMOA wants your Christo and Jeanne-Claude stories, and the city of Austin wants your art for City Hall and the airport
"...Christo and Jeanne-Claude – including their 1979 visit to Laguna Gloria. The program, I Was There: Sharing Stories of..."

Dec. 23, 2005 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Culture Flash!
The Gilbert & Sullivan Society finds a new artistic director in an old friend, Robyn O'Neil is the People's Choice for the Arthouse Texas Prize, and Laguna Gloria is the spot to start that yuletide spending spree
"...Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 26 and 27, 10am-5pm, at Laguna Gloria, 3809 W. 35th. This annual festival features all..."

Nov. 25, 2005 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Page Two
When Gravity Fails: Notes on the influence of Ed Lowry, 'Crazy Mama,' and not sweating the small stuff
"...cover is Leatherface. The Austin Museum of Art (then Laguna Gloria), with the Southwest Alternative Media Project, is hosting..."

Oct. 21, 2005 Column by Louis Black

After a Fashion
Stephen sure is getting around, hobnobbing with the bigwigs and taking in all of the faboo fall fashion fetes
"...ALSO Thursday, Oct. 20, 6-9pm at the glorious Laguna Gloria (rain date Oct. 27) the Austin Museum of..."

Oct. 7, 2005 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

It Is Easy Being Green
Rather than make you puzzle out for yourself what environmental art is, Austin Green Art is hosting a summerlong, citywide exhibition that shows you what it is
"...the grounds of the Austin Museum of Art at Laguna Gloria to a glow-in-the-dark land drawing made with marble..."

June 10, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Arts Hall of Fame Class of 2005
The Austin Critics Table has named six inductees for the 2005 class of the Austin Arts Hall of Fame
"...Studio, the Serie Project, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin Community College, Laguna Gloria Art School, et al.)..."

April 15, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

After a Fashion
From whose necks are local faves Anthony Nak dripping this week – or Fashion Week for that matter? Does it matter? Sure. So much bold type, so little time!
"...AFFAIR A gorgeous spring evening on the grounds of Laguna Gloria was the setting for Fashion Central's recent Year..."

April 9, 2004 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

After a Fashion
Catch Stephen out schmoozing for a good cause or two. It's that time of year, folks. The social and fashion seasons are upon us.
"...THE FASHIONABLE AGENDA Tonight, Thursday, March 25, 7pm, at Laguna Gloria, Fashion Central presents the Year of the Monkey..."

March 26, 2004 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Food-o-File
Virginia B. Wood loads up your plate with events and a piece of the Big Apple.
"...Vita 2003: Roman Holiday -- on the grounds of Laguna Gloria (3809 W. 35th) tonight, Oct. 16, at 6pm..."

Oct. 17, 2003 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Culture Cash
Austin's artists and arts groups are working hard to survive the economic downturn, and now more than ever it's essential for the city that they do.
"...short timeline: the renovation of its original home at Laguna Gloria. With the help of several AMOA patrons who..."

Feb. 7, 2003 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

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.
"...organizing exhibitions for the Austin Museum of Art at Laguna Gloria before taking a part-time position at AIPP, "[Martha]'s..."

Dec. 20, 2002 Arts Feature by Sarah Hepola

Articulations
The passing of Texas regionalist pioneer painter Everett Spruce
"...Paintings of William Lester and Everett Spruce" at the Laguna Gloria Art Museum, now the Austin Museum of Art...."

Oct. 25, 2002 Arts Column by Robert Faires

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