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Visual Arts Center Announces Fall 2012 Season

The Visual Arts Center is pleased to announce its fall 2012 season and its opening reception Sept. 21. Exhibition highlights include Pause, Pose, Discompose by artist Emily Roysdon and Part Two: Department of Art and Art History Faculty Exhibition.

Austin’s Cultural Campus and the Butler School of Music Present Concert Crawl

Austin’s Cultural Campus and the Butler School of Music Present Concert Crawl

Event: Visitors will be able to attend 20-minute, casual chamber music concerts at four of The University of Texas at Austin’s acclaimed museums. Each concert will feature a variety of music masterworks performed by students from the Butler School of Music. The Cultural Campus Concert Crawl is a newly conceived chamber music concert event developed…   » Continue Reading

Watercolors by Sarah Canright Opens at Courtyard Gallery

Event:  The Courtyard Gallery features the artwork of faculty and alumni of the Department of Art and Art History in the College of Fine Arts. Senior Lecturer Sarah Canright’s Watercolors, a collection of delicate works on paper, will be on exhibition from Feb. 2 thru April 20. There will be a reception for the exhibition…   » Continue Reading

Centerpiece Theater Screens “Baron Prásil (The Fabulous Baron Munchausen)” at the Visual Arts Center

Event: In conjunction with the senior design exhibition, Centerpiece Theatre presents the 1961 sci-fi/fantasy film, "Baron Prášil (The Fabulous Baron Munchausen)" at the Visual Arts Center (VAC). Czech film wizard Karel Zeman used his amazing trademark of mixed-media visual cinematic techniques to bring the fantastic stories of Gottfried August Bürger's Baron Munchausen to the screen…   » Continue Reading

Sound + Vision: Handmade Music Austin and New Music Co-op at the Visual Arts Center

Event: John-Mike Reed of Handmade Music Austin will guide a do-it-yourself music innovation workshop in the Visual Arts Center's (VAC) Arcade gallery. Workshop participants can purchase kits on-site to construct their own PicoPaso, a stepped tone noise synthesizer designed by Reed. Following the workshop, there will be a short discussion on digital and analog circuitry…   » Continue Reading

Art in Practice: Conversation with Attorney Seth Randle

Event: This edition of Art in Practice is presented in conjunction with the course "In and Out of the Studio" taught by Risa Puleo, assistant curator of contemporary art at the Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art. The presentation is free, open to the public and offers advice from Seth Randle, an attorney who will…   » Continue Reading

Visual Arts Center Presents “The Working Homeless” Reception and Panel Discussion, Feb. 25

Event: "The Working Homeless” will be in the Center Space Gallery of the Visual Arts Center (VAC) in the Department of Art and Art History at The University of Texas at Austin, Feb. 25-March 12. This exhibition is made up of video and sculpture that documents conversations with homeless panhandlers who stand alongside the freeway…   » Continue Reading

Visual Arts Center at The University of Texas at Austin Announces Opening Reception for Spring Exhibitions

Event: The Visual Arts Center (VAC) at The University of Texas at Austin hosts a reception as it introduces the first five exhibitions of the VAC's spring season. The event is free and open to the public. When: Exhibition: Jan. 28–March 12 Reception: Friday, Jan. 28, 6-8 p.m. Where: The Visual Arts Center in the ART…   » Continue Reading

International Print Center New York Founder Gives Lecture at The University of Texas at Austin

Event: Founder and Director of International Print Center New York (IPCNY) Anne Coffin will give a lecture on the history and identity of the IPCNY as part of the Department of Art and Art History's new Printmaking Convergence program. When: Wednesday, Feb. 2, 5–6 p.m. Where: Department of Art & Art History, ART Building, Room…   » Continue Reading

W Austin Hotel to Exhibit Contemporary Works from The University of Texas at Austin’s Visual Arts Center

Contemporary art exhibitions from the Visual Arts Center's (VAC) Vaulted Gallery at The University of Texas at Austin, as well as works by faculty and alumni from the College of Fine Arts' Department of Art and Art History, will be displayed in the recently opened W Austin Hotel through a partnership among the VAC, Stratus…   » Continue Reading