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fridayjuly10

Special Blend: Teen Artist and Mentor Exhibition, presented by The Contemporary Austin, opens at Pump Project Art Complex, 702 Shady Ln, at E 7th St, through August 15, 7-10pm

Summer Party Too opens at Hello Project Gallery, 3508 Lake St, at Colquitt St, Houston, through August 8, 7-10pm

Hiromi Tsuji Stringer exhibit opens at grayDUCK Gallery, 2213 E Cesar Chavez, at Mildred St, through August 9, 7-10pm

Attend Planet Music with Son Armado at Dougherty Arts Center Theater, 1110 Barton Springs Rd, at Dawson Rd, 7-10pm, free

saturdayjuly11

Diana Greenberg exhibit opens at Wally Workman Gallery, 202 West 6th Street, at Blanco St, through August 8, 6-8pm

Swelter: Summer Group Show opens at Kirk Hopper Fine Art, 3008 Commerce St, btw S Walton St and S Hall St, through August 14, 6:30-8:30pm

Conor O’Leary exhibit opens at Farewell Books, 913 E Cesar Chavez, at San Marcos St, through August 23, 7-9pm

Attend Dallas Gallery Day at various venues, 12-8pm

sundayjuly12

Attend Design District Gallery Day, various venues, Dallas, 12-8pm

The Story of Trip Hop screens at Alamo Drafthouse The Ritz, 320 E 6th St, at Trinity St, 10pm, $10.25

mondayjuly13

See Kira Lynn Harris exhibit at Women and Their Work, 1710 Lavaca St, btw W 17th St and W 18th St, through August 29, 10am-6pm

See Elisa Gomez and Padaric Kolander exhibit at Gallery Black Lagoon, 4301 Guadalupe St, AT 43rd St, through September 6, 10:30am-8:45pm

tuesdayjuly14

See I Am A Camera exhibit at Foto Fest, 2000 Edwards St, btw Sawyer St and Houston Ave, Building C #2, Houston, through August 29, 9:30am-5:30pm

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

wednesdayjuly15

See William Wegman exhibit at Texas Gallery, 2012 Peden St in River Oaks Shopping Center, at McDuffie St, Houston, through August 15, 10am-5pm

See Perennial Specimen exhibit at Not Gallery, 5305 Bolm Rd, at Koerner Ln, Studio 8, 6-9pm

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

Attend Louisa Hall author talk and signing at BookPeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 7pm

thursdayjuly16

Attend Summer 2015 Artists-In-Residence Opening Reception and Artists’ Dialogue at Artpace, 445 North Main Ave, at Saving St, San Antonio, 6-9pm

Attend Drop-in Public Tour: Natalie Frank: The Brothers Grimm at the Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, at Congress Ave, 12:30-1:30pm, free with admission

Fortunes perform at Dirty Dog Bar, 505 E 6th St, at Neches St, 6pm, $5

 

 


fridayjuly3

Dwight Casey, Judy Copeland, and Kay Hughes exhibits open at The Old Bakery & Emporium, 1006 Congress Ave, btw Nellie St and East Riverside Dr, through August 5, 3-5pm

Last day to see Roger Winter Cygnus exhibit at Kirk Hopper Fine Art, 3008 Commerce St, btw S Walton St and S Hall St, 12-6pm

Attend Food Truck Friday at Artpace, 445 North Main Ave, at Saving St, San Antonio, 11am-2pm, cash only

saturdayjuly4

See Nature on the Edge: Mutation and Hybridity in the 21st Century at Bihl Haus Arts, 2803 Fredericksburg Rd, btw Santa Anna and Santa Monica St, San Antonio, through July 25, 1-4pm

See Redefining Print: Contemporary Prints from Women of the African Diaspora at Community Artists’ Collective, 4101 San Jacinto St, at Cleburne St, through August 28, 12-5pm

Attend July 4 Metal Bash at Red Eyed Fly, 715 Red River St, at 8th St, 8pm, $5-8

sundayjuly5

See The Art of Gaman at the Houston Holocaust Museum, 5401 Caroline St, at Prospect St, Houston, through September 20, 12-5pm

mondayjuly6

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

tuesdayjuly7

See Irrational City exhibit at the Bath House Cultural Center, 512 E Lawther Dr, off Northcliff Dr, Dallas, through August 1, 12-6pm

Attend Summer Night Swing with the Hot Sardines at the Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr, at S 1st St, 7:30pm, $22.50

wednesdayjuly8

Attend author talk and signing with Megan Kimble at BookPeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd, btw W 6th and W 9th St, 7pm

The Bees screens at Alamo Drafthouse Ritz, 320 E 6th St, at Trinity St, 9pm, $10.25

Jean Caffine and Alien Knife Fight perform at Carousel Lounge, 1110 E 52nd St, at Cameron Rd, 7pm-12am

thursdayjuly9

Attend Austin Art Break: A Discussion on Framing with Bill Davis at Davis Gallery, 837 W 12th St, at Shoal Creek Blvd, 6-8pm

Human Nature: Works by Liberty Lloyd and Jules Buck Jones opens at Art for the People Gallery, 1711 S 1st St, at W Annie St, through August 16, 6:30-9pm

 

fridayjune26

Parliament of Owls opens at Diverseworks, 4102 Fannin, entrance on Cleburne, btw Fannin and Main, Houston, through August 15, 7-9pm

The Front: Straight Shot opens at MASS Gallery 507 Calles St, btw E 6th St and Hidalgo St, Suite 108, through August 1, 7-10pm

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

Attend Food Truck Friday at Artpace, 445 North Main Ave, at Saving St, San Antonio, 11am-2pm, cash only

saturdayjune27

And They Papered The Room, a group exhibit, opens at Liliana Bloch Gallery, 2271 Monitor St, off Wycliffe Ave, Dallas, through August 1, 6-9pm

Attend book signing and author talk with Gary Cartwright at Scholz Garten, 1607 San Jacinto Blvd, at E 17th St, 3pm

sundayjune28

See Monika Sosnowska installation at The Contemporary Austin Laguna Gloria, 3809 W 35th St, at Mt Bonnell Rd, 12-5pm

Attend the Concerts in the Park series at Hartman Concert Park at the Long Center, 701 W Riverside Dr, at S 1st St, 7:30pm

Traitors, Insvrgence, Fortunes, Neverbloom, Far From Nothing, and Bury the Rod perform at Dirty Dog Bar, 505 E 6th St, at Neches St, 6pm, $10

mondayjune29

See There’s a Summer Place Where We Can Go at Davis Gallery, 837 W 12th St, at Shoal Creek Blvd, through August 8, 10am-6pm

Savage Gold screens at Austin Film Society, 1901 E 51st St, 8-10:30pm, $5

tuesdayjune30

See Phyllida Barlow exhibit at The Nasher Sculpture Center, 2001 Flora St, at N Olive St, Dallas, through August 30, 11am-5pm

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

wednesdayjuly1

Ferris Beuller’s Day Off screens at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr, at S 1st St, free

See Serie Project: Special Edition at Mexic-Arte Museum, 419 Congress Ave, at W 4th St, through July 12, 10am-6pm

thursdayjuly2

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

 

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