Austin Art Events

Current Events

Wednesday, July 27th, 6pm

UMLAUF Sculpture Garden & Museum

Insights

Meet Studio in the Museum Exhibition Designer Stephanie Busing and artist Nimer Aleck and learn how they re-created Umlauf’s studio.

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Friday, July 29th, 6 - 8pm

The People’s Gallery

Art After Six

Stop by The People’s Gallery at City Hall for extended gallery hours and talks by artists from the 2015 exhibition!

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Upcoming Events

October 15th - 16th
Tickets on sale August 1st

The Contemporary Austin – Betty and Edward Marcus Sculpture Park at Laguna Gloria

Camp Contemporary

Join us this fall for Camp Contemporary, an interactive camp-themed party benefiting the museum’s innovative education programs that serve more than 30,000 children and adults throughout Central Texas each year.

Camp Contemporary will fill Laguna Gloria’s entire fourteen acres with art, outdoor activities, live music, food, and drink during a one-of-a-kind event that can only happen at The Contemporary’s beautiful art-in-nature site

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Member day ticket: $225

General day ticket: $250

Friday, August 12th, 7 - 11pm

The Contemporary Austin – Betty and Edward Marcus Sculpture Park at Laguna Gloria

Green Screen Film Series: Doug Aitken’s Station to Station

The Green Screen Film Series presents films in the outdoor amphitheater at Laguna Gloria. Come early, bring a blanket, and picnic at dusk. A train traveling from the Atlantic to the Pacific is home to a changing group of artists, musicians, and performers, who collaborate on a series of explosive happenings along the route.

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FREE for members / $10 general admission

Friday, August 13th, 11am - 3pm

The Contemporary Austin – Betty and Edward Marcus Sculpture Park at Laguna Gloria

Second Saturdays: Ice Painting

Beat the heat with this icy workshop! Make a colorful painting using ice cubes, then watch professional ice sculptor Sean Leahy create a one-of-a-kind work of art before your eyes. The Contemporary Austin offers free monthly hands-on art-making activities, brought to you by HomeAway. Recommended for ages 2–11.

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Friday, August 26th, 6 - 8pm

The People’s Gallery

Art After Six

Stop by The People’s Gallery at City Hall for extended gallery hours and talks by artists from the 2015 exhibition!

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