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Dick Clark Leaves UT Major Gifts
Late architect funds chair, scholarship at Architecture School
"...Dick Clark made a major impact on the look of Austin through his work for such local landmarks as..."

Oct. 6, 2017 Arts Post 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
"...The Austin Critics Table has named the fifth group of individuals to be inducted into the Austin Arts Hall..."

April 21, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Music in ArchitectureArchitecture in Music
More songs about buildings and space
"...The old maxim that compares writing about music to dancing about architecture implies some sort of..."

Oct. 21, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Seeds of Inspiration
The 2012 class of the Austin Arts Hall of Fame
"...the question that inevitably comes up whenever two members of Austin's creative community connect. We stay so active here..."

June 1, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

UT Releases Convention Center Study
Council to consider “alternative futures” for Southeast Downtown
"...meeting (at the Central Library) for the formal presentation of “Frameworks for Placemaking,” prepared by UT-Austin’s Center for Sustainable..."

April 1, 2019 News Post by Michael King

Be True to Your School
Members of Growl, Little Lo, and Mother Falcon navigate UT
"...In last week’s column on interviewing, I mentioned that school was back in session. It’s difficult for me to..."

Sept. 14, 2012 Music Post by Zoe Cordes Selbin

Field of Dreamers
Two dems, five gop candidates vie for district 48 race, but the seat is expected to remain Democratic.
"...a successful 10-year stint, the news awoke a herd of snoozing political hopefuls, particularly a pack of Republicans who..."

Feb. 4, 2000 News Feature by Rob D'Amico

Top 10 Theatrical Treasures and Pleasures of 2006
"...Urinetown: The Musical (Zachary Scott Theatre Center) This unlikeliest of Broadway hits – a parody of Thirties political musicals,..."

Jan. 5, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Realities of Virtual Reality
Locals look into virtual reality and see more than video games
"...getting a feel for how the car handles now, but the road that appeared to continue to the horizon..."

Aug. 8, 2014 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

UT's Master Plan Disaster?
So Far, School's New Buildings Receive Low Marks
"...Welcome to the corner of 26th Street -- which is now Dean (Page) Keeton..."

Aug. 29, 1997 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

UT's Public Arts Program Debuts an Ambitious New Project
Landmarks presents Ann Hamilton’s O N E E V E R Y O N E at the Dell Medical School
"...the floral-patterned PJs covering her slight frame, just blurs of color caught in the obscuring embrace of a great..."

Jan. 27, 2017 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

UT's Brackenridge Tract: For Love or Money?
West Austin readies for another battle over redevelopment
"...Col. George Washington Brackenridge, Civil War profiteer and philanthropist, could have never suspected how much controversy..."

Sept. 26, 2008 News Feature by Jacob Cottingham

Top 10 (+1) Dance Classical Music Treasures of 2013
In 2013, dance and classical music were distinguished by their breadth of expression and eloquence
"...in sync with both the notes and playful spirit of the Austrian composer's scores that it felt as if..."

Jan. 3, 2014 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Dancing About Architecture
SXSW begins
"...It's South by Southwest week again, isn't it? Whew. Which means..."

March 16, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

What Bike Plan? UT Fails to Embrace Bike Culture
"...The fall semester has only begun, but freshman Cedric Mitchell has already learned the basics of..."

Aug. 29, 1997 News Feature

Architecture & Lodging
"...were more than a few raised eyebrows around the South Austin neighborhood, but the finished building stands as a..."

Sept. 24, 1999 Best of Austin Feature

Dancing About Architecture
Fastball gains velocity, Herring swims upstream, and Spoon's new single is ripe for consumption
"...real reason to be called the Live Music Capital of the World in the not-too-distant future. The Walkers are..."

Aug. 9, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
SXSW-Mas Is Coming
"...It's that time of year again. There's a chill in the air, pretty..."

Nov. 8, 1996 Music Column

Dancing About Architecture
"...The general consensus around the Chronicle office was that the premiere episode of MTV's Austin Stories..."

Sept. 19, 1997 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
"..."withered" radio? In a town with an overall level of good local programming that's head and shoulders over most..."

Sept. 29, 1995 Music Column

Ellsworth Kelly's Austin Opens at the Blanton Museum of Art
By building this structure, the Blanton enabled a major modern artist to realize his masterwork
"...1986 – the building wound up not being made. But the idea of the building didn't leave Kelly when..."

Feb. 16, 2018 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Dancing About Architecture
The strange border tale of Tish Hinojosa
"...drugs go hand-in-hand -- just ask any Republican -- but it's a safe bet no one expected to hear..."

Aug. 16, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
Emo's turns 10.
"...weekend, with posters and ads announcing the stellar lineups of Friday: Riverboat Gamblers, Ignorance Park, Sunday Drunks, Wednesdays, Natchez..."

July 19, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
Everyone's got new albums coming out
"...Expect a new album to hit the top of the Waterloo Records charts and stay there for a..."

June 7, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
Our resident Marshmallow Peep relates the news and hearsay in and around the Live Music Capital...
"...any other venue on Red River to his knowledge, but the plaintiffs in the case claim the music disrupts..."

July 27, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
FCC raids shuts down the third and last local microradio station.
"...three stations taken down in two months, micro-radio is off the air in the Austin area. The feds completed..."

Oct. 13, 2000 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
Austin leaves Ken Lieck homeless and fuming.
"...As I type this, I've got a house full of records, videos, comic books, and, of course, furniture and..."

April 28, 2000 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
Never Mind the Mayor
"...to the Grammys (which unfortunately aired after our deadline) but also on Austin radio, as Mayor Kirk Watson, appearing..."

Feb. 26, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
"...at the club on June 24, when the members of Crash Worship decided to crash the Primitive Echo show..."

July 7, 1995 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Naked City
UT Regents Rita Clements and Tony Sanchez torpedoed Herzog & De Meuron's design for the Blanton Museum because it didn't fit in with the Campus Master Plan. But neither do most buildings built on campus since the mid-1960s.
"...Straight from the George W. Bush Institute for Informed Policymakers, a pop quiz for UT Regents..."

Dec. 31, 1999 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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