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fridayjune19

Rene Alvarado exhibit opens at Gallery Shoal Creek, 2832 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd #3, btw Alexander Ave and Real St, through July 25, 6-8pm

Attend Hot Nights, Cool Jazz, Fresh Art at Artpace, 445 North Main Ave, at Saving St, San Antonio, 8-11pm

Levitated Mass screens at The Contemporary Austin Laguna Gloria Amphitheater, 3809 W 35th St, at Mt Bonnell Rd, 8:45pm, $10

saturdayjune20

Attend Meditation in the Japanese Gallery at the San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W Jones Ave, btw Dallas St and Ave B, San Antonio, 10:15am, free with admission

Attend Drop in Public Tour: Impressionism and the Caribbean at the Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, at Congress Ave, 3-4pm

Attend Not That But This website launch party at Project Row Houses, 2521 Holman St, at Live Oak St, Houston, 7-9pm

A-Track and Araabmuzik perform at Emo’s, 2015 E Riverside Dr, at Tinnin Ford Rd, 9pm, $20

sundayjune21

See Like Father, Like Son: Edward and Brett Weston exhibit at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art, 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd, at W Lancaster Ave, Fort Worth, through August 23, 12-5pm

Attend Swings Asunder, a dance performance, at the Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr, at S 1st St, through July 3, $15

mondayjune22

See John Breiner exhibit at Art on 5th Gallery, 3005 S Lamar Blvd, at Westoak Dr, Suite C 110 B, through June 27, 10am-6pm

Attend Open Mic Stand Up at Coldtowne Theater, 4801 Airport Blvd, at E 48th 1/2, 10pm-12am

tuesdayjune23

See Reflections: African American Life from the Myrna Colley-Lee Collection at the Bullock Museum, 1800 N Congress Ave, at Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, through August 23, 9am-5pm

Brian Wilson performs at Bass Concert Hall, 2350 Robert Dedman Dr, at 23rd St E, 7:30pm, $55-95

Attend Austin Poetry Slam and Mic Exchange at Spiderhouse Ballroom, 2906 Fruth St, at West Dr, 8pm-1am

wednesdayjune24

Attend Laura Lane McNeal talk and signing at BookPeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 7pm

Attend the Rocky Horror Show at Salvage Vanguard Theater, 2803 E Manor Rd, at Curtis Ave, 7:30pm, $15-20

thursdayjune25

Finding Vivian Maier screens at the McNay Art Museum, 6000 N New Braunfels Ave, btw Blue Bonnet Ave and Wildrose Ave, San Antonio, 6:30-8pm, $10

See Transmissions exhibit at Blue Star Contemporary Art, 116 Blue Star, San Antonio, through August 9, 12-6pm

Automatic Weekend and Gregs perform at Carousel Lounge, 1110 E 52nd St, at Cameron Rd, 7pm-12am

 

fridayjune12

Margaret Smithers-Crump & Tahila Mintz artist reception at Camiba Art, 2000 E 6th St, btw Chicon St and Robert Martinez Jr St, 5:30-8:30pm

Superprism Phenomena exhibit opens at Little Pink Monster Gallery, 916 Springdale Rd, at Lyons Rd, Building 2, Gallery 103, 5:30-10:30pm

Katie Rose Pipkin: picking figs in the garden…exhibit opens at Not Gallery, 5305 Bolm Rd, at Koerner Ln, Studio 8, through July 1, 7-10pm

Attend Pisando Fuerte: A Flamenco Journey at the Guadalupe Cultural Center, 723 S Brazos St, at Torreon St, San Antonio, through June 14, $15-50

saturdayjune13

Attend Stringy Monsters art workshop at The Contemporary Austin Laguna Gloria, 3809 W 35th St, at Mt Bonnell Rd, 11am-3pm, $5-10

Group Hug 5 exhibit opens at Pump Project Art Complex, 702 Shady Ln, at E 7th St, through June 27, 7-10pm

Attend a conversation with Judy Blume at BookPeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 4pm

There’s a Summer Place Where We Can Go exhibit opens at Davis Gallery, 837 W 12th St, at Shoal Creek Blvd, through August 8, 7-9pm

sundayjune14

Attend a curators tour with Ricky Yanas for Young Latino Artists 20: WITHIN REACH exhibit at Mexic-Arte Museum, 419 Congress Ave, at W 4th St, 12:30-1:30pm

Attend SoundSpace: Musical Outsiders at Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, at Congress Ave, 2-4pm

mondayjune15

A Matter of Life and Death screens at Alamo Drafthouse Ritz, 320 E 6th St, at Trinity St, 7:30pm, $10.25

Attend Open Mic Stand Up at Coldtowne Theater, 4801 Airport Blvd, at E 48th 1/2, 10pm-12am

tuesdayjune16

See Luis Jimenez exhibit at Moody Gallery, 2815 Colquitt St, btw Lake St and Wakeforest Ave, Houston, through July 12, 10:30am-5pm

DuFOURtet performs at Elephant Room, 15 Congress Ave, btw E 3rd and E 4th St, 9:30pm

Attend Austin Poetry Slam and Mic Exchange at Spiderhouse Ballroom, 2906 Fruth St, at West Dr, 8pm-1am

wednesdayjune17

See Sara Frantz exhibit at David Shelton Gallery, 3909 Main St, btw Isabella St and Truxillo St, Houston, through July 14, 11am-6pm

Attend PechaKucha at Austin Beer Works, 3009 Industrial Terrace, at United Dr, Suite 150, 8:20pm

thursdayjune18

Attend 3rd Annual Grand Opening at Canopy, 916 Springdale Rd, at Bolm Rd, Bldg 2, #101, 7-10pm

See Zeke Williams exhibit at Erin Cluely Gallery, 414 Fabrication St, at Bataan St and Beeville St, through July 11, 11am-6pm

See Everyday Is Ordinary exhibit at Blue Star Contemporary Art, 116 Blue Star, San Antonio, through August 9

 


fridayjune5

Austin Civic Orchestra performs That 80’s Concert at Zilker Hillside Theater, 2206 William Barton Dr, off Columbus Dr, through June 6

Nelson Smith and Jarrod Tomlinson exhibit opens at ATM Gallery/Studio, 5305 Bolm Rd, Bay 12, at Koerner Ln, through July 2, 7-9pm

Jon Revett: The Glacier Project opens at The Safe Room at the Texas Theater, 231 W Jefferson Blvd, past S Cherokee St, Dallas, through June 18, 6-9pm

Attend Extremely Shorts Film Festival at Aurora Picture Show, 2442 Bartlett St, btw Kirby Dr and Greenbriar Dr, Houston, through June 6, 7-10pm

saturdayjune6

Will Klemm exhibit opens at Wally Workman Gallery, 202 West 6th Street, at Blanco St, through July 3, 6-8pm

The Mother Arts opens at Art.Science.Gallery, 916 Springdale Rd, Bldg 2, #102, through July 18, 7-10pm

Philip Harrell exhibit opens at Las Cruxes, 913 E Cesar Chavez, at San Marcos St, through July 26, 7pm

sundayjune7

MJ’s Star Dancers Presents Glitz of Broadway at Dougherty Arts Center Theater, 1110 Barton Springs Rd, at Dawson Rd, 10am

Attend Docent-Guided Tour: How Art Is Made at Landmarks Public Art, meet at Sol LeWitt's "Circle with Towers," Gates Dell Complex, 10am

mondayjune8

See Threads in the Tapestry of Austin exhibit at the Julia C Butridge Gallery, 1110 Barton Springs Rd, at Dawson Rd, through July 2, 10am-10pm

Attend a talk and signing with David Crabb at BookPeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 7pm

tuesdayjune9

See Space Exploration at AgavePrint, 1312 E Cesar Chavez, btwn San Jacinto Blvd and Trinity St, through June 12, 8:30am-5pm

See Jared Steffenson exhibit at UT’s Courtyard Gallery in the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, 1900 University Avenue, at Whitis Ave, 2nd Level, through September 26, 10am-5pm

Attend Trailer Food Tuesdays at the Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr, through August 4, 5pm
wednesdayjune10

See Faces of Humanity exhibit at Asian American Resource Center, 8401 Cameron Rd, off E Anderson Ln, through July 31, 9am-5pm

See Michael Jones McKean exhibit at Inman Gallery, 3901 Main St, at Truxillo St, Houston, through July 4, 11am-6pm

thursdayjune11

Attend Drop-in Public Tour: Persuasion: Messages and Meanings in Art at Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, at Congress Ave, 12:30-1:30pm, free with admission

Jeremy Loops performs at Stubb’s BBQ, 801 Red River, at W 8th St, 8pm, $12.50-15

 

fridaymay29

Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler exhibit opens at Bluffer Art Museum, 4173 Elgin St, at Cullen Blvd, Houston, through September 5, 7-9pm

Heath Flagtvedt exhibit opens at Hello Project Gallery, 3508 Lake St, at Colquitt St, Houston, through June 27, 7-10pm

Anna Esteve Llorens exhibit opens at Big Medium at Canopy, 916 Springdale Rd, at Bolm Rd Bldg 2, #101, through June 27, 8-10pm

Carl Smith exhibit opens at Little Pink Monster Gallery, 916 Springdale Rd, at Lyons Rd, Building 2, Gallery 103, through May 30, 7-9pm

Attend After 6 at People’s Gallery, 301 W 2nd St, at Lavaca St, 6-8pm

saturdaymay30

Hayden Dunham exhibit opens at Farewell Books, 913 E Cesar Chavez, at San Marcos St, 7-10pm

Chris Sauter, Tom Orr + Arthur Peña, Diana-Sophia Estrada, and Emily Fleisher exhibits open at BOX 13 Artspace, 6700 Harrisburg Blvd, at S Cesar Chavez Blvd, Houston, through July 4, 7-9pm

Attend Art Collecting 101 at Zhulong Gallery, 1302 Dragon St, at Cole St, Dallas, 11am-12:30om

Attend Fun Party Reading Series at grayDUCK Gallery, 2213 E Cesar Chavez, at Mildred St, 7:30pm

sundaymay31

See Michaël Borremans exhibit at Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N Harwood St, at Flora St, Dallas, through July 5, 11am-5pm

Attend Good Taste: Picnic in the Park at the Betty and Edward Marcus Sculpture Park at The Contemporary Austin Laguna Gloria, 3809 W 35th St, at Mt Bonnell Rd, 12:30-3pm, $10-12

mondayjune1

Attend Austin Duck Adventures, 300 Pressler at W 5th St, 10am-2pm, $18-28

Robin Redbreast screens at Alamo Drafthouse the Ritz, 320 E 6th St, at Trinity St, 10:15pm, $10.25

Tech N9ne, Chris Webby, Murs, King 810, and Zuse perform at Emos, 2015 E Riverside Dr, at Tinnin Ford Rd, 8pm, $24-27

tuesdayjune2

See George Catlin exhibit at Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, 2503 4th Ave, btw 24th and 25th St, Canyon, through August 30, 9am-6pm

Attend Austin Poetry Slam and Mic Exchange at Spiderhouse Ballroom, 2906 Fruth St, at West Dr, 8pm-1am

wednesdayjune3

Attend Parade of Homes exhibition and reception located in Serene Hills, 309 Duckhorn Pass, btw Serene Estates Dr and Sweetgrass Lane, Lakeway, 7pm, free

Attend Nick Offerman talk and signing at Bookpeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 7pm

Attend Sound and Cinema at the Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr, at S 1st St, 6pm, free

thursdayjune4

Attend Artpace After Hours at Artpace, 445 North Main Ave, at Saving St, San Antonio, 5-7pm

See Perspectives 189: From the Margins at Houston Contemporary Art Museum , 216 Montrose Blvd, at Bissonnet St, Houston, through July 19, 10am-9pm

 

fridaymay22

Attend a reception for Andy St Martin at Prizer Gallery, 2023 E Cesar Chavez St, btw Anthony St and Elkhart St, 4-7pm

Art for our Time opens at Capitol Art Society, 2235 E 6th St #102, btw Robert Martinez Jr St and Pedernales St, through June 22, 2-6pm

Attend Dancestry at the Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr, at S 1st St, through May 23, 8pm, $18

saturdaymay23

Richard Hell reads at Contemporary Art Museum Houston, 216 Montrose Blvd, at Bissonnet St, 2pm, free

Attend Gently Fried, Act III, Symposium / Review at the Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River St, at Bierce St, 12pm

Attend Shape Zines Pop Up at The Reading Room, 3715 Parry Ave, btw Exposition Ave and Commerce St, Dallas, 12-7pm

Purity Ring, Born Gold, and BRAIDS perform at Stubb’s BBQ, 801 Red River St, at E 8th St, $22-25, 7pm

sundaymay24

Antumbrae Intermedia Presents: Keith Rowe + Kjell Bjørgeengen at the Museum of Human Achievement, 916 Springdale Rd, at Bolm, 6-10pm $10-12

See Janine Antoni and Stephen Petronio: Incubator at testsite, 502 W. 33rd St, at Guadalupe St, through July 26, 4-6pm

Attend Things Unseen magazine release party at Bookpeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 2pm

 mondaymay25

Attend History of TV: Carol Burnett at Austin Film Society Screening Room, 1901 E 51st St, 8-10pm

F for Fake screens at Alamo Drafthouse the Ritz, 320 E 6th St, at Trinity St, 7pm, $10.25

tuesdaymay26

See Matt Clark, Jules Buck Jones, and Scott Daniel Ellison exhibits at Conduit Gallery, 1626 C Hi Line Dr, btw Slocum St and Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, through June 20, 10am-5pm

Slaterica performs at Dirty Dog Bar, 505 E 6th St, btw Red River St and Neches St, 7:30pm

Attend Austin Poetry Slam and Mic Exchange at Spiderhouse Ballroom, 2906 Fruth St, at West Dr, 8pm-1am

wednesdaymay27

Attend Christian Marclay artist talk at Artpace, 445 North Main Ave, at Saving St, San Antonio, 6:30-9:30pm

See Nate Lowman exhibit at Dallas Contemporary, 161 Glass St, btw N Riverfront Blvd and E Levee St, Dallas, through August 23

 Alexander Nobles on piano(eo) and Allen Knife Fight perform at Carousel Lounge, 1110 E 52nd St, at Cameron Rd, 8pm-12pm

thursdaymay28

Colby Bird and Robert Therrien exhibits open at Lora Reynolds Gallery, 360 Nueces St, at W 4th St, Suite 50, through July 18, 6-8pm

Attend a tour of the private Sumner Collection, presented by Art Alliance Austin, RSVP required, 5:30-7:30pm

 

fridaymay15

Bronwen Sleigh exhibit opens at Cydonia Gallery, 67 Payne St, at N Riverfront Dr, Dallas, through June 19, 6-8pm

Elizabeth McDonald exhibit opens at grayDUCK Gallery, 2213 E Cesar Chavez, at Mildred St, through June 21, 7-10pm

Michelle Devereux & Christa Palazzolo exhibit opens at MASS Gallery, 507 Calles St, btw E 6th St and Hidalgo St, through June 13, 7-11pm

Attend a performance by Kevin Beasley at the Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N Harwood St, at Flora St, Dallas, 6pm-12am

saturdaymay16

Attend West Austin Studio Tour, presented by Big Medium, various locations, through May 17

Sarah Leighty and Matt Wester exhibit opens at Pump Project, 702 Shady Ln, at E 7th St, 7-10pm

Olivia Martin Moore exhibit opens at Women and Their Work, 1710 Lavaca Street, btw W 17th St and W 18th St, through July 2, 7pm

Attend Eileen Myles poetry reading at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, 5216 Montrose Blvd, at Bissonnet St, Houston, 2pm

sundaymay17

The Austin City Ballet performs Peter and the Wolf at the Dougherty Arts Center, 1110 Barton Springs Rd, at Dawson Rd, 3pm, $8-10

Manakamana screens at Alamo Drafthouse Ritz, 320 E 6th St, at Trinity St, 12pm, $10 to benefit Nepal earthquake relief fundraiser

Minus the Bear and Into It. Over It. perform at Emo’s, 2015 E Riverside Dr, at Tinnin Ford Rd, 7:30pm, $22-25

mondaymay18

Attend Michelangelo Signorile author talk at BookPeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 7pm

Attend Austin Sketch Fest at Coldtowne Theater, 4801 Airport Blvd, at E 48th 1/2, through May 24, $5-60

tuesdaymay19

See Pulpo/Octopus by Yoshua Okón at the El Paso Museum of Art, 1 Arts Festival Plz, at Sheldon Ct, through June 14, 9am-5pm

Attend Austin Poetry Slam and Mic Exchange at Spiderhouse Ballroom, 2906 Fruth St, at West Dr, 8pm

wednesdaymay20

Attend Red Dot 2015 Art Sale at Blue Star Contemporary Art, 116 Blue Star, San Antonio, 6-10pm, $150

See Mucha to Miro: 100 Years of Modernism at Russell Collection Fine Art Gallery, 1137 W 6th St, btw Blanco St and Baylor St, through May 30, 12-6pm

Attend Rooftop Architecture & Design Film Series: Eames Short Films at the Contemporary Austin Jones Center, 700 Congress Ave, at E 7th St, 8:30pm, $10

Robert Allan Caldwell, Pet Cat Man, and Alien Knife Fight perform at Carousel Lounge, 1110 E 52nd St, at Cameron Rd, 7pm-12am

thursdaymay21

Attend Artists-In-Residence Community Potluck Dinner at Artpace, 445 North Main Ave, at Saving St, San Antonio, 6-8:30pm

Attend Third Thursday Art & Activities at Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, at Congress Ave, 12-7pm, free with admission

Attend Replays from the Menil Archives at the Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross St, btw Mandell St and Mulberry St, Houston, 7pm

 

fridaymay8

Robert Therrien exhibit opens at The Contemporary Austin Jones Center, 700 Congress Ave, at E 7th St, through August 30, 6-8pm

Sharon Kopriva exhibit opens at Flatbed Press and Gallery, 2830 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, btw Alexander Ave and Miriam Ave, through July 31, 6-8pm

Attend Art Party: Jose Arpa: Spain, Mexico & San Antonio at the San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W Jones Ave, 6-8pm, free with admission

Attend WHO WE ARE: memories, myths, & fantasies closing reception at Camiba Art, 000 E 6th St, btw Chicon St and Robert Martinez Jr St, 5:30-8:30pm

Attend Austin Psych Fest, at various locations, through May 10

saturdaymay9

Attend WEST Community Breakfast and University Park, 3300 N Interstate 35, off E 38 ½ St, 9:30-11am

Attend Art of the Pot, a studio tour at various locations in Austin, through May 10, 10am-5pm

Attend Encaustic Demo & Artist Talk with Betsy Murphy at Art.Science Gallery, 916 Springdale Rd, Building 2 #102, 12-4:30pm, free with donations accepted

Colin McIntyre exhibit opens at Sculpture Forge, 108 W Gibson St, btwn Newton St and S Congress Ave, through June 9, 6-9pm

Mark Johnson exhibit opens at Co-Lab Projects N Space, 905 Congress Ave, at E 9 St, through June 24, 6-9pm

sundaymay10

Spend Mother’s Day at the Umlauf Sculpture Garden, 605 Robert E. Lee Road, off Barton Springs Rd, 12-4pm

Ballet Austin presents Swan Lake at the Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr, at S 1st St, $15, 3pm

See Rich Cali and Dan Phillips exhibit at Webb Gallery, 209-211 W Franklin St, btwn S Rogers St and Route 77, Waxahachie, through May 31, 1-5pm

See Leslie Kell exhibit at Art Gallery at the Old Bakery and Emporium, 1006 Congress Ave, at Mulberry St, through June 3, 9am-4pm

mondaymay11

Around the World with Orson Wells screens at Alamo Drafthouse the Ritz, 320 E 6th St, at Trinity St, $5, 9:45 pm

Attend an author talk with Kamy Wicoff at Bookpeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 7pm

tuesdaymay12

See American Martin exhibit at Wally Workman Gallery, 202 West 6th Street, at Blanco St, through May 30, 10am-5pm

See Jesse Amado exhibit at Ruiz-Healy Art, 201-A E Olmos Dr, at W El Prado Dr, San Antonio, through June 6, 11am-4pm

Bad Suns and Kiev perform at Emo’s, 603 Red River St, at E 6th St, 8pm, $15-18

wednesdaymay13

See Michael Kirchoff exhibit at Photo Méthode Gallery, 2832 East Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, at Alexander Ave, through June 26, 10am-5pm

Attend Pecha Kucha Night at Austin Beerworks Brewery, 3009 Industrial Terrace, at United Dr, doors open at 7:20pm, $25-35 suggested donation

Sufjan Stevens performs at Bass Concert Hall, 2350 Robert Dedman Dr, off E 23rd St, 7:30pm, $35-40

thursdaymay14

Attend a gallery talk with curator Jessie McDonald at the Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, at Congress Ave, 12:30-1:15pm, free

Attend 2015 Design MFA Thesis Exhibition Colloquium at UT’s Visual Art Center, 23rd St and Trinity St, 5:00-6:30p, free and open to the public

Hard Proof, Cilantro Boombox, and DJ Mahealani perform at Empire Control Room, 606 E 7th St, btwn Sabine St and Red River St, 8pm, $5-8

 

 

 

 

 

fridayapril24

Rachel Stuckey exhibit opens at Hello Project Gallery, 3508 Lake St, at Colquitt St, Houston, through May 23, 7-10pm

See Eric Zimmerman exhibit at Art Palace Gallery, 3913 Main St, btw Isabella St and Truxillo St, Houston, through May 23, 11am-6pm

Jill Lear and Katie Maratta exhibit opens at Gallery Shoal Creek, 2832 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd #3, btw Alexander Ave and Real St, through June 6, 6-8pm

Attend Art After 6 at The People’s Gallery, 301 W 2nd St, at Lavaca St, 6-8pm

saturdayapril25

Matthew Fuller exhibit opens at Davis Gallery, 837 W 12th St, at Shoal Creek Blvd,

Attend Art City Austin art fair, on Cesar Chavez btwn Guadalupe and Lamar, through April 26, 10am-8pm/11am-6pm, $10-250

Attend Emerge 2015 graffiti art show at Blue Genie Art Industries, 916 Springdale Rd, at Lyons Rd 6-11pm, $5 suggested donation

GRiZ performs with ExMag and Muzzy Bearr at Emo’s, 603 Red River St, at E 6th St, 8pm, $22-25

sundayapril26

See Will Johnson exhibit at Yard Dog Art Gallery, 510 S Congress Ave, btw W Monroe St and W Elizabeth St, through May 31, 12-5pm

Attend The Great Create, a family fundraiser and art discovery day, at The Nasher Sculpture Center, 2001 Flora St, at N Olive St, Dallas, 1-4pm, $75 and up

mondayapril27

Madame X – An Absolute Ruler screens at Alamo Drafthouse The Ritz, 320 E 6th St, at Trinity St, 9:50pm, $8.25

Attend a conversation with Sarah Gerard and Steph Opitz at BookPeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 7pm

tuesdayapril28

Attend Midday Music Series at the Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, at Congress Ave, 12-1pm, free with admission

wednesdayapril29

Attend Art Talk with Chuck & George at The McKinney Avenue Contemporary, 3120 McKinney Ave #100, at Bowen St, Dallas, 6:30-9:30pm

See Barnett Newman: The Late Work exhibit at The Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross St, at Mulberry St, Houston, through August 2, 11am-7pm

thursdayapril30

Bill Arning, Director of Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, talks at the UT Austin Art Building, at San Jacinto Blvd and E 23rd St, Room 1.102. 4:00-5:30pm

Attend Due West, a fundraiser for the West Austin Studio Tour at University Park, 3300 N I-35, btwn Duncan Ln and Luther Ln 7-10pm, $30-100

Attend at panel discussion with Carol Flake Chapman, Gale Gassiot, and Ave Bonar at Women & Their Work, 7-10pm, free


 

 

fridayapril17

Alejandro Diaz exhibit opens at Space: The Linda Pace Foundation Gallery, 111 Camp St, at St Flores St, San Antonio, through September 12, 6-8pm

Marilyn Minter exhibit opens at the Contemporary Art Museum Houston, 5216 Montrose Blvd, at Bissonnet St, Houston, through August 2nd, free with cash bar

BFA and MFA Design and Studio Art Thesis exhibitions open at UT’s Visual Art Center, 23rd St and Trinity St, through May 16, 6-8pm

Joseph Phillips exhibit opens at Sala Diaz, 517 Stierem St, btw Cedar St and S St Mary’s St, San Antonio, through May 17, 6-9pm

Last day to see Paper Jam 2015 at Bone Black Studio & Gallery, 916 Springdale Road, at Bolm, Bldg 3 Studio #102, view by appointment

saturdayapril18

Annabel Livermore exhibit opens at Kirk Hopper Fine Art, 3008 Commerce St, btw S Walton St and S Hall St, through May 23, 6:30-8:30pm

The Artist’s Group at Canopy: Spring Art Show opens at Canopy, 916 Springdale Rd, at Bolm Rd, Bldg 2, #101, through April 19, 12-6pm

The Buzz Stops Here opens at Art.Science.Gallery, 916 Springdale Rd, Bldg 2, #102, through May 30, 7-10pm

Gently Fried by Los Outsiders opens at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River St, at Bierce St, through June 3

Last day to see Phil Durst and Chris Dial exhibit at Davis Gallery, 837 W 12th St, at Shoal Creek Blvd, 10am-4pm

Attend Ignite the Night Benefit Bash at Women and Their Work, 1710 Lavaca Street, btw W 17th St and W 18th St, 7pm, $25-200

sundayapril19

Sara Condo and Lindsay Hutchens exhibit opens at Permanent Collection Gallery, 3501 Gonzales St, at Gunter St, through May 10, 3-6pm

Attend Mery Godigna Collet artist talk at Mexic-Arte Museum, 419 Congress Ave, at W 4th St, 2-4pm

Last day to see Tom Sachs exhibit at The Contemporary Austin Jones Center, 700 Congress Ave, at E 7th St, 12-5pm, $5

mondayapril20

Attend WhiteHorse benefit show and BBQ at Carousel Lounge, 1110 E 52nd St, at Cameron Rd, 9-11pm

Attend Schtick! Open Mic Stand Up at Coldtowne Theater, 4801 Airport Blvd, at E 48th 1/2, 10pm, $5

tuesdayapril21

Attend Austin Poetry Slam and Mic Exchange at Spiderhouse Ballroom, 2906 Fruth St, at West Dr, 8pm

35MM screening of Waxwork at Alamo Drafthouse Ritz, 320 E 6th St, at Trinity St, 10pm, $3

wednesdayapril22

Attend Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival at various locations, through April 25, prices vary per event

Attend an author talk with Food Network Star Simon Majumdar at BookPeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 7pm

The Ting Tings and Kane Holler perform at Emo’s East, 2015 E Riverside Dr, at Tinnin Ford Rd, 8pm, $18-20

thursdayapril23

The Art of John Lennon exhibit opens at the Russell Collection Fine Art Gallery, 1137 W 6th St, btw Blanco St and Baylor St, through April 26, 12-6pm

Attend a talk with critic and photographer LaToya Ruby Frazier at The Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, at Congress Ave, 12:30-1:30pm

fridayapril10

Sanford Biggers performs with Moon Medicin at The Contemporary Austin Jones Center roof deck, 700 Congress Ave, at E 7th St, 8:30pm, $15-20

Attend Dallas Art Fair at Fashion Industry Gallery, 1807 Ross Ave, at North St Paul St, through April 12, 11am-7pm

Attend Texas Independent Film Festival at Rudder High School Performing Arts Center, 3251 Austins Colony Pkwy, at Old Reliance Rd, Bryan, through April 11

Untitled: A Lowbrow / Pop Surrealism Group Art Exhibition opens at Guzu Gallery, 5000 N Lamar Blvd, btwn Capitol Ct and W 51st St, through May 11, 7-10pm

Attend MTV:Redefine 2015 at The Goss-Michael Foundation, 405 Turtle Creek Blvd, btw Market center Blvd and Hi Line Dr, Dallas, 7-11pm

Attend Season of Innocence: An inspired retelling of Arthur Miller's The Crucible, presented by Ballet Austin at AustinVentures StudioTheater, 501W 3rd St, at San Antonio St, 8pm

Jaime Laredo and Sharon Robinson perform at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr, at 1st St, through April 11, 8pm

saturdayapril11

Caitlin G McCollom exhibit opens at Pump Project Art Complex, 702 Shady Ln, at E 7th St, through May 9, 7-10pm

Jaelah Kuehmichel exhibit opens at Test Tube, 801 Tillery St, at Prado St, 7-10pm

Meet artist Cully Hammer at Austin Books, 5002 N Lamar Blvd, at W 51st St, 12-4pm

Attend Altar VI: Shapes (and other shapes), a performance with The Octopus Project & Fantasy PhD at The Museum of Human Achievement, 916 Springdale Rd, at Bolm, 7pm and 9pm

sundayapril12

Attend a storytelling workshop at KOOP Radio Space, 1036 Jain Ln, 10am-7pm, free

The Show and Tellers perform at Central Market North, 4001 N Lamar Blvd, at W 40th St, 12-3pm

mondayapril13

Attend Schtick! Open Mic Stand Up at Coldtowne Theater, 4801 Airport Blvd, at E 48th 1/2, 10pm, $5

tuesdayapril14

Attend Real Talk: “What is an artist talk?” at Hello Project Gallery, 3508 Lake St, at Colquitt St, Houston, 7:00-8:30pm

Attend Curly Girl Songwriters Showcase at Carousel Lounge, 1110 E 52nd St, at Cameron Rd, 6-9pm

Attend Austin Poetry Slam and Mic Exchange at Spiderhouse Ballroom, 2906 Fruth St, at West Dr, 8pm

wednesdayapril15

Okay Mountain public mural opening reception at Frank, 407 Colorado St, at 4th St, 6-9pm

Attend Geoff Rips author talk at BookPeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 8pm

thursdayapril16

Attend Artpace After Hours at Artpace, 445 North Main Ave, at Saving St, San Antonio, 5-7pm, free

See Julie Pelaez exhibit at Art for the People Gallery, 1711 South 1st St, at Annie St West, through April 18, 12-6pm

Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors perform at Emo’s, 2015 E Riverside Dr, at Tinnin Ford Rd, 8pm, $15-17