Author: Ivan Lozano

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To Sharon with #FFFF00

Though I am a little late to this*, I would like to dedicate the following link to "professional fine artist" Polly Jackson (feel free to […]

To Sharon with #FFFF00

More whining about “Austin Arts”

I keep finding myself getting into conversations with people about what artists in Austin need, what it means to be an artist in this town […]

More whining about “Austin Arts”

Alternative Economies and Lunchfilm at AFS

Jim Finn, $15.45 Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about the idea of "alternative economies," especially as they relate to art practices. It’s certainly a […]

Alternative Economies and  Lunchfilm at AFS

Artpace New Works 09.1 PART 3

Last month I went to the opening for Artpace’s first New Works series of the year (09.1 for those of you who love numerals), curated […]

Artpace New Works 09.1 PART 3

Artpace New Works 09.1 PART 2

Last week I went to the opening for Artpace’s first New Works series of the year (09.1 for those of you who love numerals), curated […]

Artpace New Works 09.1 PART 2

Artpace New Works 09.1 PART 1

Last week I went to the opening for Artpace’s first New Works series of the year (09.1 for those of you who love numerals), curated […]

Artpace New Works 09.1 PART 1

William Cannings at Okay Mountain

William Cannings‘s solo show for the 2009 Texas Biennial, on view at Okay Mountain, might be a formalist‘s wet dream. Of course, I am aware […]

William Cannings at Okay Mountain

Stokes as spectacle

    [Note: All numbered quotations are theses from Guy Debord's SOCIETY OF THE SPECTACLE] 12. The spectacle presents itself as something enormously positive, indisputable […]

Stokes as spectacle

Poster Boy caught! (?)

  So apparently the elusive New York graffiti artist Poster Boy has been caught by NYPD. Real name: Henry Matyjewicz. But, to keep things interesting, […]

Poster Boy caught! (?)

No Drinks Allowed In Screening Room

  This past Thursday the Austin Film Society presented another edition of their Avant Cinema series: No Drinks Allowed In  Screening Room. This time around, […]

No Drinks Allowed In Screening Room

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before

Jeanne Claire Van Ryzin reports, in her Seeing Things blog , that AMOA has "postponed" their plans for the new building. "Representatives of the museum […]

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before

End of year lists

I suppose it would be rude of me NOT to have at least one list of the best things I saw last year. In retrospect […]

End of year lists

Gallery Lombardi: 1996 – 2009?

  ‘Bout What I Sees reports: Gallery Lombardi is closing for good on Jan 15th. That’s a serious blow to Austin’s gallery scene.   The […]

Gallery Lombardi: 1996 – 2009?

Colin Leipelt and the Principle of Vibration

PSYCHETRONIC SPECTROSCOPE from Colin Leipelt on Vimeo. BLACK ANAMORPHASER from Colin Leipelt on Vimeo. CONVERSION EMERGENCE//CONVERGENT IMMERSION from Colin Leipelt on Vimeo. Colin Leipelt pwns […]

Colin Leipelt and the Principle of Vibration