Austin has long been the alternative music and art capital of Texas (not to mention the official state capital, as well). The abundant quirky performances and exhibits are part of the city’s notable art scene.
Lawdy Mama, by Barkley Hendricks, 1969 Oil and gold leaf on canvas. Will be part of the Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties exhibition at The Blanton Museum of Art at the University of Texas at Austin
Poster for Alice in Wonderland exhibition at the Ransom Center at University of Texas at Austin, exploring the surprising transformations of Alice and her story as they have traveled through time and across continents.
East Austin Studio Tour this fall in Austin, Texas. Photo by Shea Little. This year, the 13th Annual East Austin Studio Tour takes place on November 15-16 and 22-23, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. each weekend. EAST provides the public with an opportunity to meet the makers: the local artists and artisans who leave a lasting imprint on Austin’s vibrant, dynamic culture.