Elizabeth McDonald:  I Only Know Plenty
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Elizabeth McDonald: I Only Know Plenty

Elizabeth McDonald is a fascinating artist in possession ofa mind full of the most wild…

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Kathy Dunn Hamrick Explores The Road More Complicated
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Kathy Dunn Hamrick Explores The Road More Complicated

Austin-based modern dance choreographer Kathy Dunn Hamrick knew it was time to take the road…

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The Los Outsiders: A Curatorial Collective with a community activist flair
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APOLOGYTOTIME by Mark Johnson
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APOLOGYTOTIME by Mark Johnson

Co-Lab Project’s N Space recently broke its short sabbatical to open APOLOGYTOTIME by Mark Johnson…

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Moving & Stillness
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Moving & Stillness

Listening, Grand Narratives and Hyperlocality
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Flat Earth Folded
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Flat Earth Folded

Better Late Than Never
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Better Late Than Never

Dancing Toward Home: A’lante Flamenco Explores Displacement
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Dancing Toward Home: A’lante Flamenco Explores Displacement

Dance and displacement. These two themes merge in A'lante Flamenco's Desplazados, which runs from April…

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‘Wildly Strange’ at The Blanton Museum
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‘Wildly Strange’ at The Blanton Museum

A Farewell to the Y Chromosome: Michelle Ellsworth Returns to the Fusebox Festival
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A Farewell to the Y Chromosome: Michelle Ellsworth Returns to the Fusebox Festival

Michelle Ellsworth is performing her latest outrageous opus, Preparation for the Obsolescence of the Y…

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Between Digital and Analog
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Between Digital and Analog

Free Ranging Art in Austin: Fusebox Expands to thinkEAST
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Free Ranging Art in Austin: Fusebox Expands to thinkEAST

In Austin, from April 1-12, art’s not only in the air, it’s also taking over…

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Street Credibility
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Street Credibility

Installation view, Tom Sachs: Boombox Retrospective 1999–2015, The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center, Austin, 2015.…

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Beyond Museum Pieces
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Beyond Museum Pieces

The Painted Void
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The Painted Void

Show Up: Orna Feinstein
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Show Up: Orna Feinstein

For Feinstein, ‘natural selection’ occurs when she reaches a “fork in the road,” and chooses…

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Listening to the 1960s
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Cautious Optimism in Austin
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Cautious Optimism in Austin

Once Gracefully Travels from Film to Stage
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Once Gracefully Travels from Film to Stage

I was hesitant walking into the Winspear Opera House on opening night of Once, the…

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New Name Big Hopes
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New Name Big Hopes

Emily Fleisher Astro-Turf
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Emily Fleisher Astro-Turf

The nature of the [b]EAST
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The nature of the [b]EAST

Image above courtesy of Big Medium. Is this the last year to see Austin’s wild…

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Ballet Austin’s Stravinsky-Infused Season Opening
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Ballet Austin’s Stravinsky-Infused Season Opening

On Sep. 26, The Firebird opened Ballet Austin’s 2014-2015 season with choreography by artistic director…

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100 Years of Making Music
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100 Years of Making Music

Tapestry Dance Company refreshes with new troupe members
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Tapestry Dance Company refreshes with new troupe members

Love George Herms
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Love George Herms

History + Beauty
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History + Beauty

Perhaps the most startling thing about watching Martha Graham’s 1944 ballet Appalachian Spring

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In the Company of Cats and Dogs
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In the Company of Cats and Dogs

In the Company of Cats and Dogs is an ambitious multimedia exhibition at the University…

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Two Sites, No Rules
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Two Sites, No Rules

The fall art season kicks off with great anticipation behind the upcoming Do Ho Suh…

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Wrestling with Truth & Beauty
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Wrestling with Truth & Beauty

Rude Mechs’ The Method Gun Heads to UT IMAGE ABOVE: Shawn Sides, Jason Liebrecht and…

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Frankly, Scarlett
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Frankly, Scarlett

Austin’s Ransom Center Showcases Behind-the-Scenes Stories for Gone With the Wind’s 75th Anniversary

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Three Austin Choreographers Cross the Pond
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Three Austin Choreographers Cross the Pond

Texas prides itself on its former status as an independent country, and no nation is…

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Reevaluating Modernism’s Reevaluation
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Reevaluating Modernism’s Reevaluation

Bruno Latour’s 1991 book We have never been modern,a short but dense text that reevaluates…

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A Secret Affair: Selections from the Fuhrman Family Collection
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A Secret Affair: Selections from the Fuhrman Family Collection

Executive Director Louis Grachos flexes his vision for The Contemporary Austin with the high-profile sculpture…

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Orly Genger: Current
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Orly Genger: Current

Deceptively simple in design, Current, a monumental, interactive sculpture at The Contemporary Austin’s Laguna Gloria…

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This Museum Was Made for You and Me
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This Museum Was Made for You and Me

Unfortunately for Texans, It’s in Virginia   IMAGE: From left: Miriam Schapiro’s Another Red Room…

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Sound Dispersion
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Sound Dispersion

SoundSpace is a musical zoo held at the UT’s Blanton Museum of Art showcasing the…

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Keeping up with Rude Mechs
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Keeping up with Rude Mechs

It’s hard to keep up with Rude Mechs. Austin’s critically acclaimed experimental theater collective is…

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Many Mini-Milestones for The Contemporary Austin
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Many Mini-Milestones for The Contemporary Austin

Reconfigured Museum’s First Months Yield Signs of Progress   IMAGE: Orly Genger, Conceptual rendering for…

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