Beyond the Bio: Ysabel LeMay

Name: Ysabel LeMay Primary Medium: photography / digital composite Tell us about your upcoming exhibition: -solo exhibition DeBellefeuille gallery Toronto, spring 2019 -Art Miami, December 2018 -ARTBASH, Austin TX. November 9th -Aipad, March 2019 What are you working...

ARTBASH 2018

ARTBASH returns in 2018 to the Native in East Austin. The opening celebration will take place on Friday, November 9th and consist of a Preview Reception and party to follow ARTBASH will layer temporary site-specific installations and performance pieces to...

East Austin Studio Tour

East Austin Studio Tour November 10-11 & 17-18, 11am-6pm In its 17th edition, EAST welcomes the public to engage with local artists in their creative spaces. For more information,...

Tito’s Prize Winner Celebrates Steve Parker

Tito's Prize Exhibition October 19 - November 18 Opening Reception: October 19, 7-10pm The 2nd annual Tito's prize winner is Steve Parker. Parker is a musician, artist, and curator who creates communal, democratic work to examine history, systems, and...

Painter and Muralist Rina Lazo to be Honored at 2018 Catrina Ball

On October 13th, Mexic-Arte Museum will honor Guatemalan Mexican artist Rina Lazo at the 2018 Catrina Ball. Lazo will be honored for her lifetime achievements in Mexican art and culture. While attending the Academy of Fine Arts in Guatemala, she won a scholarship to...

Totally Cool Totally Art

Totally Cool Totally Art (TCTA) has been cultivating creative teens since 1996. TCTA is unique in that the classes are completely free to Austin's youth teen community. Teens will learn various techniques by working directly alongside professional artists. The program...

PechaKucha Night 2018

PechaKucha Nights are informal and fun gatherings where creative people get together and share their ideas, works, thoughts, holiday snaps — just about anything, really. PechaKucha Austin is produced by Art Alliance Austin and organized by a curatorial board led by...

Beyond the Bio: Chad Rea

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas, and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Name: Chad Rea Primary Medium: Acrylic, pastel, print, sculpture, digital media Tell us about your upcoming exhibition...

Erwin Meyer: European Work

Host: Erwin Meyer Studio, 5930 Bold Ruler Way Dates: October 5 – 15 Opening reception: October 6, 6 – 9pm Private View: October 5 from 6 - 9 pm German artist Erwin Meyer continues his visual exploration and obsession with color, shapes, tension, rhythm, energy and...

Landmarks Celebrates 10 Years and You’re Invited!

Can you believe that it’s been ten years since Landmarks began with 28 sculptures from the Metropolitan Museum of Art? Today Landmarks' collection has grown to 41 works with more on the way. Celebrate our upcoming birthday by joining an event – we hope you can make...

Beyond the Bio: Vy Ngo

Name: Vy Ngo Primary Medium: Oil, acrylic, mixed media Website: www.vyngostudio.com Social Media Links: instagram @vjngo_art   First off, tell us about your upcoming exhibition: My upcoming solo exhibition at Recspec Gallery is called “Dreamscapes”. It is a show about...

Mindpop, City of Austin, and Austin Independent School District Announce Village of the Arts

Artist Residency Program to launch at Cunningham Elementary Austin, TX — August 21, 2018—MINDPOP, Austin Independent School District (AISD) and City of Austin Department of Economic Development, Cultural Arts Division, announce Village of the Arts, a new initiative...

ArtStartArt.com – original art by university artists

ArtStartArt.com - original art by university artists Monthly showcases of original artwork from the best student artists at top universities across Texas Detail Founded in 2018, ArtStartArt (ASA) is an online platform committed to making it easier than ever to...

Beyond the Bio: Terra Goolsby

Name: Terra Goolsby Primary Medium: Sculpture, Porcelain and fur Tell us about your upcoming exhibition: I have an upcoming exhibition at Dimension Gallery entitled Black Rainbow. It is a solo exhibition of new sculpture. The work consists of a variety of sensual...

Beyond the Bio: Evelyn Contreras

Name: Evelyn Contreras Primary Medium: Print, Fabrication What inspires/motivates your work? Some of the things that inspire me are Architecture, Pop Culture, and Cinema. In terms of architecture, I guess you can say I enjoy “ruin porn” my collection of imagery has...

Austin Art in Public Places Unveils Restored Mural at Holly Shores

Arte Texas recreates iconic East Austin mural with help from neighborhood youth AUSTIN, TX—June 5, 2018—The City of Austin’s Art in Public Places Program, part of the Cultural Arts Division of the Economic Development Department, announces the restoration of For La...

Beyond the Bio: Brandon Snow

Name: Brandon Snow Primary Medium: Large format photographic silk screen prints, on linen, from my original photography. Tell us about your upcoming exhibition:  Diamond Dust. Smoke. Protests. Rallies. Life. Death. Studio. Streets. You and I. The past few years,...

Beyond the Bio: Miguel Rangel

Name: I am, Miguel Rangel. Primary Medium: My mediums vary from collage, transparency film, and house paint to graphite. My latest work uses graphite on paper and canvas. Tell us about your upcoming exhibition (if applicable): ​ Recently, I opened an exhibit at my...

2019-2020 Solo Exhibition Artists

  2019-2020 Solo Exhibition Artists Women & Their Work is pleased to announce the artists selected for our 2019-2020 solo exhibition series. Chosen from a recent call for entries, these 9 artists were selected from a field of nearly 300 entries sent in from across the...

Continental Divide Exhibition

An exhibition of new photo, installation and performance work by Austin-based, multidisciplinary artist and independent curator Michael Anthony García. Poca Madre Arts is pleased to present Continental Divide, an exhibition of new photo, installation and performance...

Beyond the Bio: Drew Liverman

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas, and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Names: Drew Liverman Primary Medium: Oil paint & Markers First off, tell us about your upcoming exhibition. The show at...

Beyond the Bio: Katy Horan & Teruko Nimura

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas, and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Names: Katy Horan & Teruko Nimura Primary Medium: Painting/2D & Multimedia Installation, respectively First off, tell...

Beyond the Bio: Jean-Pierre Verdijo

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Name: Jean-Pierre Verdijo Primary Medium: Primarily Photos, Text, Maps and other significant paper on handmade wood...

Beyond the Bio: Manik Raj Nakra

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Name: Manik Raj Nakra Primary Medium: Myth, Paranoia, and Man-eaters What motivates your work? Pre-CGI horror flicks,...

Beyond the Bio: Alicia Link

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Name: Alicia Link Primary Medium: Painting What motivates your work? Mostly my lived experiences. I’ve always liked to...

Beyond the Bio: Suzanne Wyss

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Name: Suzanne Wyss Primary Medium: Installation Art What motivates your work? I have been thinking a lot about how we...

Beyond the Bio: Rachel Bury

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Name: Rachel K Bury Primary Medium: Painting What motivates your work? To explore the differences and balances between...

Beyond the Bio: Olaniyi R. Akindiya AKIRASH

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Name: Olaniyi Rasheed Akindiya (Akirash) Primary Medium: Interdisciplinary What motivates your work? My work focuses on...

Beyond the Bio: Mafe Soltero of Sunfern Studio

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Name: Mafe Soltero Primary Medium: Fibers Works In/Lives In: Mueller What motivates your work? My overarching goal with...

Beyond the Bio: William T. Carson

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Name: William T. Carson Primary Medium: Coal Lives In: East Austin What motivates your work? My work is inspired by my...

Beyond the Bio: Ted Carey

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Artist: Ted Carey Primary Medium: Sculpture, sound What motivates your work? My thoughts are glacial, but my actions...

Beyond the Bio: Elizabeth Decker

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Artist: Elizabeth Decker Primary Medium: Acrylic on Canvas What motivates your work? The biggest motivator is my need to...

Beyond the Bio: Roberto Jackson Harrington

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Los Outsiders' group show, En Bola, featuring the work of Roberto Jackson Harrington is currently featured at de stijl |...

Beyond the Bio: Erwin Meyer

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. German artist Erwin Meyer continues to explore his obsession with color, shapes, tension, rhythm and harmony. On view at...

Beyond the Bio: Shalini Ramanathan & Chris Tomlinson

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Collectors Shalini Ramanathan & Chris Tomlinson will be featured at grayDUCK Gallery’s upcoming exhibit, Collectors...

Beyond the Bio: Jay & Anastasia Colombo

Beyond the Bio is a series that takes you past the canvas and into the minds of the artists and curators who build the contemporary arts community. Collectors Jay & Anastasia Colombo will be featured at grayDUCK Gallery’s upcoming exhibit, Collectors Show. Join Art...

AUSTIN ART WEEKLY - October 4 - 11

Exciting things are happening in Austin art community this week! Austin Art Weekly is Art Alliance Austin’s weekly arts calendar. Scroll down to view the complete calendar of highlighted, current, and upcoming events for this week and beyond. Sign up is easy, get Austin Art Weekly in your inbox each week.