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Constructed Atopia: Heather Parrish

Flatbed Press

Last Chance - April 21 through June 3, 2017

An exhibition of prints and video works by Heather Parrish. The pieces in the show explore our desire to establish a sense of place and belonging within the world around us.

Structural Utopia: Ann Conner

Flatbed Press

Last Chance - April 21 through June 3, 2017

A show of works by artist Ann Conner. The exhibition will include four new woodcuts Conner created with Flatbed. These pieces employ star-shaped patterns and bright colors that allude to animated films.

End of the Whirld

Mass Gallery

Last Chance - April 28 through June 3, 2017

An exhibition featuring four artists who create work that is critical of Western culture. The show will include drawings, collage, photography, sculpture, and installations by Mike Calway-Fagen, Ted Carey, Robert Melton, and E. Schwinn.

Robert Collier Beam: Scry

Pump Project Art Complex

Last Chance - May 5 through June 3, 2017

An exhibition of works by Austin-based artist Robert Collier Beam. The art in the show was made in Finland, along the southern coast of England and in West Texas as a response to and examination of our presence within landscapes.

Abby Bagby: Kingdom

Women & Their Work

April 29 through June 8, 2017

An exhibition of new wearable hair sculptures by Abby Bagby. The pieces in the exhibition question "societal and personal understandings of feminism, ambition, and beauty through the lens of women's fashion."

Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser

Blanton Museum of Art

March 12 through June 11, 2017

A survey of works by Brooklyn-based artist Nina Katchadourian. The show draws from ten bodies of work by the artist and includes video, photography, sculpture, sound art, and a live performance.

Collectors Show

grayduck gallery

May 20 through June 18, 2017

An exhibition celebrating local collectors that support artists in Austin. The works in the show come from the collections of: Ann Berman & Shawn Smith, Mike Chesser, Anastasia & Jay Colombo, Donlad R. Mullins, Shalini Ramanathan & Chris Tomlinson, and Elisa & Joel Sumner.

Jim Dougherty: A Retrospective

Link & Pin

May 26 through June 25, 2017

An exhibition of black and white selenium-toned gelatin silver prints by photographer Jim Dougherty.

Stories to Tell: Selections from the Harry Ransom Center

Harry Ransom Center

February 6 through July 16, 2017

An exhibition of items from the HRC's cultural collections. The show will feature "more than 250 items including, among many others, manuscripts of David Foster Wallace, Julia Alvarez, and Gabriel García Márquez, Henri Matisse's Jazz, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's spirit photographs, and the hat that accompanied the green curtain dress worn by Vivien Leigh in Gone With The Wind."

Rebecca Rothfus Harrell: Atlas


May 20 through July 22, 2017

A show of works by Rebecca Rothfus Harrell. The pieces in the exhibition explore the natural world and stem from the artist's fascination with rock and crystal formations.

Nobody’s Darling: Women and Representation

Christian-Green Gallery

May 3 through August 11, 2017

Nobody’s Darling: Women and Representation brings together two exhibitions in the Christian-Green Gallery: Nobody’s Darling: New Works by Deborah Roberts and Askance Reply: Selections from the Brandywine Print Archive and the Christian-Green Collection.Based in Austin, Deborah Roberts has been engaging issues of beauty, race, and women’s bodies for the past twenty years. Askance Reply includes works by artists Elizabeth Catlett, Camille Billops, Faith Ringgold, Andrea Chung, and others.

Garth Weiser: Paintings, 2008-2017

The Contemporary Austin

April 2 through August 22, 2017

The first monographic museum survey of works by American painter Garth Weiser. Drawing on the cannon of abstract art, Weiser's recent paintings attempt to rebuke technology in that they are difficult to capture in a photograph.

Mark Lewis: Galveston

The Contemporary Austin

April 2 through August 22, 2017

London-based artist Mark Lewis makes short, non-narrative films that closely consider the modern urban environment. The Contemporary Austin commissioned Lewis to create a new film that examines the city of Galveston, focusing on its architecture.

2017 People’s Gallery Exhibition

The People's Gallery

February 24, 2017 through January 1, 2018

The thirteenth annual People's Gallery Exhibition. The show will feature more than 125 artworks created by Austin-area residents.

Blanco Sculpture Trail

Bindseil Park

April 29, 2017 through April 30, 2018

A sculpture trail organized by the Blanco Visitors Bureau and juried by Lee Ann Whatley. The trail features works by Peter Mangan, Danville Chadbourne, Cat Quintanilla, and Jeffie Brewer.

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