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Generous Art
A new gallery splits proceeds from sales between artists and nonprofits
"...You're a visual artist who gets asked to donate your work for nonprofit..."

June 24, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Martin Sexton's Not Buying It
Q&A with singer-songwriter Martin Sexton
"...A dozen years ago, Martin Sexton was a freewheeling troubadour, spreading singer-songwriter joy across..."

Feb. 9, 2012 Music Post by Melanie Haupt

Tubes of Art
"...R. Guggenheim Museum's senior curator of film and media arts, John G. Hanhardt, lecture on the emergence and development..."

Sept. 11, 1998 Arts Feature by Rebecca S. Cohen

What Galleries Are Doing on the World Wide Web Why Net Art?
"...often as I can. The galleries and muse-ums, in particular, provide my incentive to return...."

Jan. 19, 1996 Arts Feature

Art Fights the Power
The Liberating Artwork of Malaquías Montoya
"...Francisco. After 17 million people across the country stop buying grapes, the grape growers are forced to adopt union..."

Aug. 28, 1998 Arts Feature by Sam Martin

Art in Their Stockings
Giving the gift of art this season and don't know where to start? Try the Blue Genie Art Bazaar and the Gallery Lombardi 'Xmas Expo.'
"...and stimulate her/him for years to come. I'm talking art, of course – specifically Austin-made art. You'd be astonished..."

Dec. 10, 2004 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Tim Doyle's 'Unreal Estate II' debuts at San Francisco's Spoke Art Gallery
Where Serenity lands, the TARDIS occurs, and there's a certain Abbey …
"...That is to say: The Austin-based artist, best known for the fantastic graphics celebrating his love..."

Feb. 8, 2013 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Don't Prioritize Local Art
"...Dear Editor, Going hyperlocal makes sense when buying produce or handmade clothing. It's good economics. But prioritizing..."

May 11, 2009 Postmarks

O Sinner, Where Art Thou?
"...people who applaud the music from O Brother, Where Art Thou? as a return to old-fashioned values and wholesome..."

July 19, 2002 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

O, Brother! Where Art Thou?
Although out of the headlines, the George W. Bush siblings have been doing quite nicely for themselves.
"...was twice elected governor of Texas, Neil was either part of the late Maxine Mesinger's "crème de la crème..."

March 16, 2001 News Feature by Louis Dubose

Show and Sell
Austin art is getting national buzz, but is anybody buying it?
" mention the culture. Shouldn't the same go for art? Is it too much to ask to enter someone's..."

March 14, 2008 Arts Feature by Clayton Maxwell

Covert Stories
Wally Workman Gallery presents the transgressive art of Ian Shults
"...The artist Ian Shults, a disarmingly young man working out of..."

July 23, 2010 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

A Patron Though Poor
In Collecting Art, Clint Boelsche Supports Artists
"...I am the friend of the artist. I must be available from the beginning to the..."

Aug. 8, 1997 Arts Feature by Rebecca S. Cohen

An EAST Buyer's Guide
What to do when you find a piece of art on the East Austin Studio Tour that you want to bring home
"...addition to giving us all a chance to experience art in the city's eastern neighborhoods, this annual art showcase..."

Nov. 13, 2015 Arts Feature by Caitlin Greenwood

Road to Freedom
The Cost of Art III: How the Fusebox Festival liberated itself from charging admission
"...would you pay to see the world's best cutting-edge arts in performance – artists from New York and Los..."

July 25, 2014 Arts Feature by Katherine Catmull

The “Collectors Show” at grayDUCK Gallery
Collecting the collectors and showing Austin what they’ve got
"...about what you might infer about collectors (of visual art) from what they collect...."

May 24, 2017 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

That Was Then; This Is Now
The latest version of 'New Art in Austin' shows how much has changed in three years
" became apparent to me that I like cold art. Work that is slick and uses plastic, ink, water,..."

April 11, 2008 Arts Feature by Salvador Castillo

To Marfa, on a Tuesday in December
When high art and hipness move in, what happens to a tiny Texas town?
"...light blue letters: It's a souvenir from the contemporary art space at the heart of what can only be..."

Dec. 23, 2005 Arts Feature by Dan Keane

Dark Insinuations
Ray Donley steps from the shadows to talk about his art
"...presence, a force to be reckoned with. The Austin artist routinely cloaks his subjects in its ebony folds, obscuring..."

Oct. 29, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Beyond the Frame
Curator Elizabeth Dunbar likes art that punches through the gallery walls
"...She started with the exhibition that consisted of rearranging the walls..."

Nov. 28, 2008 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Sculpting a School
David Deming on the Art of Being a Dean
"...photograph by Kenny Braun..."

Aug. 29, 1997 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Here We Go Again
Does Austin need a cancer survivors plaza?
"...round in a 13-year controversy over a $1 million art donation. Proponents want a space to commemorate and inspire..."

Aug. 14, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Commission Mission
UT's Performing Arts Center Spawns New Art
" our city is a great benefactor of the arts, one whose contributions in the past five years have..."

Oct. 18, 1996 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

National Poster Retrospecticus Invades Mondo
A print show so big, they had to do it twice
" highlight the finest examples of this new pop art...."

Sept. 11, 2015 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

Passport to 'Handmade Nation'
The Austin premiere of 'Handmade Nation' left audiences inspired
", and a movement about the "rise of DIY, art, craft, and design." Whether knitting gloves, silkscreening a poster,..."

Sept. 10, 2009 Design Post by Lei-Leen Choo

Left Behind
The Omnibeast – and a sect of video-art zealots at UT – is hungry
"'s a he – will at some point subsume part of our existence, if not all of it. That..."

Sept. 15, 2006 Screens Feature by Shawn Badgley

In Person
Disregarding any traces of overstatement, it was hard to not think of Jean Genet while studying the work of Floyd Bell, whose studio is the Snake River Correctional Institution in Ontario, Ore. …
"...most immediate view upon arrival at Inside Books' closing party for its Prisoner Art and Poetry Exhibition was Bell's..."

March 28, 2003 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Lit-urday: 'Some Dead Genius'
Lenny Kleinfeld paints a vivid portrait of murder in Chi-town
"...shortage of rough-and-tumble cops, corpses, and corruption in the art scene...."

July 12, 2014 Books Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Writing in Tongues
Concepts exist in some cultures but not in others, Chronicle writer Belinda Acosta writes in an article about the art of translation. Sorting them out is left to translators, who must act the part of cultural guides, diplomats, and social chameleons.
"...specializes in hand-dipped, chocolate-covered strawberries. He is obsessed with buying some for his wife, since he caused her back..."

Jan. 12, 2001 Books Feature by Belinda Acosta

Performers in Our Midst
In 1,000 Forest Gorillas in Kansas, primates inspire the art of living
"...trying them on, right? Belly button to spine." Ellen Bartel demonstrates for Heloise Gold, holding up a pair of..."

March 27, 2015 Arts Feature by Jonelle Seitz

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