Hello Lamp Post Hello Lamp Post

Announcing the second iteration of this heralded and one-of-a-kind international project that successfully blends art and technology to explore our personal connections to place. Hello Lamp Post is produced by the City of Austin and Art Alliance Austin, it has been accepted as an official art project of SXSW. Austin’s street furniture will start waking up in the middle of February 2015.

 

Vending Machine: Ink Tank Vending Machine: Ink Tank

The artist collective Ink Tank has repurposed a soda pop vending machine and rigged it to play recorded audio clips which provide the listener with a complimentary guided meditation.

912 Congress: April 2013 912 Congress: April 2013

Art Alliance Austin will produce a series of events out of 912 Congress Avenue during the months of April & May.

20ft WIDE 20ft WIDE

a collaborative case study in creating temporary activations for downtown alleys featuring an installation by Dan Cheetham (Fyoog) and Michelle Tarsney

Active Public Art Project Portfolio Active Public Art Project Portfolio

… nearly 20 active public art projects across nearly 40 sites has demonstrated the value of having art activate different parts of our city and invite participation in public life …

Knitta Please Knitta Please

For Art Week Austin 2010, Knitta Please’s Magda Sayeg covered everyday elements of downtown with intricate swaths of knitted, repurposed material.

SOFA at Rosewood SOFA at Rosewood

An exhibition that paired the photographs and collages of New York artist Max Warsh with the sculptures of L.A. artist Vanesa Zendejas, to investigate abstraction and built spaces.

Projects: Files Desks Chairs Projects: Files Desks Chairs

Featuring a varied grouping of artists from Texas and New York, this wild show was held at the Tops Warehouse space in East Austin.

Red Swing Project Red Swing Project

The Red Swing Project was founded in Austin in 2007 to positively impact under-utilized public spaces in the city. The idea is simple: a basic red swing has the power to transform a vacant lot into an unexpected playground.

Projects: Hybrid Art Summit Projects: Hybrid Art Summit

The Summit explores cross-discipline creative practices and its relevance to contemporary culture. Focused on the tracks of collaboration, criticism and technology, the Summit is produced in partnership with Art Alliance Austin, Big Medium, ‘Bout What I Sees and Fusebox Festival.

PAST PROJECT: Bubbleware (2012) PAST PROJECT: Bubbleware (2012)

a modular, inflatable public furniture system that invites visitors to develop new arrangements for informal social interaction – a commissioned project with art and design studio Rebar based in San Francisco, CA