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Austin Museum Day 2022
Not sure where to start planning your Austin Museum Day?
"...Explore Austin-area museums — for free September 18th! The 25th Annual Austin..."

Sept. 15, 2022 Events Post

Five Events to Scare Up a Great Halloween and Día de los Muertos
Some blood-tinged things to keep you occupied
"...9pm. The Vortex, 2307 Manor Rd., 512/478-5282. $30. Mexic-Arte Museum: Viva la Vida Fest..."

Oct. 29, 2021 Arts Column by Wayne Alan Brenner

Female Leaders of Color Honored in Mosaic Art at Austin Public Library
The Legends Mosaics will be a permanent installation
"...Sadler Means (educator, social justice advocate), Sylvia Orozco (founder Mexic-Arte Museum), and Peggy Vasquez (producer, journalist, social justice advocate)...."

Oct. 6, 2021 Arts Post by W. A. Brenner

Austin Museum Day
Not sure where to start planning your Austin Museum Day?
"...Explore Austin-area museums — for free September 19th! The 24th Annual Austin..."

Sept. 16, 2021 Events Post

Vaquero Taquero Opens Second Location in Downtown Austin
Saturday grand opening promises music and carne asada
" 2016 with a push-cart selling tacos outside the Mexic-Arte Museum, celebrated local eatery Vaquero Taquero returns to the..."

Sept. 16, 2021 Food Post by Rachel Rascoe

Charles Stites' New One-Man Show Straitjacket Is Fun – Scary Fun
Charles Stites has another one-man show, and this time he's climbing into a Straitjacket for fun. Scary fun.
"...saw her production of Vaclav Havel's Temptation at the Mexic-Arte Museum six times. It's an honor to be working..."

Aug. 27, 2021 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Visiting Austin on a Budget
See the city and still afford your flight home
"...Soak up some culture at one of the city’s museums..."

Aug. 20, 2021 Chronolog Post by Cody Song

The Blanton Museum of Art
"...Finalists: Bullock Texas State History Museum, The Contemporary Austin, LBJ Presidential Library, Mexic-Arte Museum..."

May 14, 2021 Best of Austin Feature

The Murals of "El Federico" Archuleta
"...El Federico's "'Til Death Do Us Part" at Mexic-Arte Museum on East Fifth..."

Nov. 11, 2020 Photo Gallery

The Crossroads Meet at Mexic-Arte Museum's "Intersección: Choque & Alivio"
The 25th edition of this showcase for early-career Latinx artists is a space for sharing our shock over this time and our humanity
"...& Alivio/Intersection: Shock & Relief," opening this week at Mexic-Arte Museum. Dr. George Vargas, the museum's curator and director..."

Sept. 18, 2020 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

How to Celebrate Austin Museum Day 2020
In person and virtual events abound on the city' annual free museum day
"...Here comes the 23rd annual Austin Museum Day, citizen, that free celebration of art, culture, history,..."

Sept. 15, 2020 Arts Post

Dart Bowl Closes, Verbena Opens, WTF Is "Heat Week," and More Bite-Sized Food News
All the news that's fit to get your taste buds quivering
"...Downtown’s Mexic-Arte Museum looks forward to welcoming everyone to their annual..."

July 20, 2020 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Cultural Cancellations and Postponements: The Big List
What's not happening around Austin, arts-wise
"...Makkonen: Rock Standard Time (RST)" available at Blanton Museum of Art – closed through May 1 Bullock Museum..."

March 24, 2020 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Public Notice: The Planning Stages
Land Use Commissioners, public swing into action on the LDC
"...Día de los Muertos comes early this year. Mexic-Arte Museum's Viva la Vida 36th Annual Festival & Parade..."

Oct. 25, 2019 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Día de los Muertos Events in Austin 2019
Austin's best live events to celebrate the dead
"...Learn the historical art of creating calavaras that both..."

Oct. 23, 2019 Events Post by Addie Costello

10 of Austin's Best Halloween and Día de los Muertos Parties and Events for 2019
These haunted listings won't be here long
"...Viva la Vida Festival and Parade..."

Oct. 16, 2019 Events Post

Your Guide to Austin Museum Day
Discover Austin-area museums Sunday, Sept. 22, for free!
"...Since 1998, the Austin Museum Partnership has coordinated Austin Museum Day, a free day..."

Sept. 18, 2019 Events Post

Rancho Alegre Fights to Be the Cadillac of Conjunto Festivals
The music fest returns the native Texas genre Downtown where it once flourished
"...debuted the Austin Conjunto Festival in 1990 at the Mexic-Arte Museum on Congress Avenue. Lakeside at Fiesta Gardens followed..."

May 3, 2019 Music Feature by César E. López Linares

Art Show Marks Farmworkers Awareness Week
CAMP at St. Ed's celebrates farmworkers' contributions via art
"...the university and its CAMP - as well as Mexic-Arte Museum’s Mix ‘n Mash: Migration collection and the Munday..."

March 27, 2019 Arts Post by Lilli Hime

Immersive, Interactive, Intriguing EAST
Melany Jean's five recommended stops for the East Austin Studio Tour 2018
"...#315 – Museum of Human Achievement Next to the Canopy insanity, the..."

Nov. 9, 2018 Arts Feature by Melany Jean

Public Notice: Damn the Torpedoes ...
Full speed astern at Planning Commission
"...Mexic-Arte Museum's fourth annual Catrina Ball is this Saturday, Oct...."

Oct. 12, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Public Notice: Show and Tell
Civic leaders have big plans for your future
"...Mexic-Arte Museum's fourth annual Catrina Ball is next Saturday, Oct...."

Oct. 5, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Who Says There’s No Art Openings This Weekend?
Are you kidding, citizen? Are you, what, pulling our cultural leg?
"...And Mexic-Arte’s revealing their “Viva la Vida” celebration of Dia de..."

Sept. 14, 2018 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Public Notice: Priest Walks Into a Bar …
Armadillo Art Squad dean Micael Priest dead at 66
"...And as something of an antojito the evening before, Mexic-Arte Museum is holding an opening reception (Fri., Sept. 14,..."

Sept. 14, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Things to Do Downtown During the Texas Tribune Festival
Take a break with these hot spots within walking distance of the Capitol
" casual and just the right amount of divey. Museums..."

Sept. 12, 2018 Events Post by Shalavé Cawley

Point Austin: Breaking Down the Bonds
Affordable housing headlines, but there's plenty in the package
"...Mexican American Cul­tural Center, Asian American Resource Cen­ter, Carver Museum and Cultural Cen­ter, and Mexic-Arte Museum; $34.5 million for..."

Sept. 7, 2018 News Column by Michael King

Public Notice: The Calendar Turns
Happy anniversary, and here's a card ...
"...• Mexic-Arte Museum's fourth annual Catrina Ball will be Oct. 13..."

Aug. 31, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Public Notice: The Battle Is Joined
Land use policy will define the November Council election
"...• Mexic-Arte Museum's fourth annual Catrina Ball will be Oct. 13..."

Aug. 24, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Public Notice: Major League
Pushed by mayor, City Council takes the leap
"...Mexic-Arte Museum's fourth annual Catrina Ball will be Oct. 13..."

Aug. 17, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

How Austin's Queer Community Supports Its Own
Spotlighting the LGBTQ people and orgs looking after our health, youth, elders, and art
" DJ GirlFriend's all-queer music showcase GAyCL, appeared at Museum of Human Achievement art shows, and p1nkstar occasionally DJs..."

Aug. 10, 2018 Arts Feature by Sarah Marloff

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