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Camiba Art

February 6 through March 27, 2015

This group show features a variety of works by artists Paul Booker (Dallas), Andrea Pramuk (Austin), Nicola Parente (Houston), and Misha Penton (Houston)–all evoking ideas of physical and emotional flow.

Fatima Ronquillo: Possession

Wally Workman Gallery

Last Chance - March 5 through 28, 2015

An exhibition of work by painter Fatima Ronquillo, whose unusual portraits combine a traditional,  neoclassical style of painting with odd, often funny imagery–children in military dress, injured cupids, animal entourages.

Domokos Benczédi: Rise Thru Shadow 2015

Las Cruxes

Last Chance - February 7 through March 29, 2015

Collages by artist and musician Domokos Benczédi, who transforms the familiar objects and images into disjointed suggestions of ritual and desire. Benczédi is also a mainstay in experimental music and noise circles as part of Future Blondes, Rusted Shut, and other projects.

Milt Kobayashi / Gregg Kreutz

Gallery Shoal Creek

February 27 through April 4, 2015

Parallel shows featuring works by two New York painters–Milt Kobayashi and Gregg Kreutz. Kobayashi's imagery focuses on the female in reflective moods, while Kreutz's paintings capture the ancient character and architecture of Assisi.

Kyle Evans and Jessica Mathews: 000000

Pump Project Art Complex

March 6 through April 4, 2015

Its title referencing the hexadecimal representation of black, this show features paint, code, video, and installation work by collaborating Austin artists Kyle Evans and Jessica Mathews–the results of their experimental data conversion and manipulation processes.

Up + Up

University of Texas Visual Arts Center

March 6 through April 4, 2015

An exhibition featuring a range of painting, printmaking, sculpture, and photography by 39 artists graduating from UT’s Department of Art and Art History.

Ryan Davis: Maximum Vend

Not Gallery

March 6 through April 4, 2015

A show featuring vibrant, layered and intertwined visual patterns by Austin artist Ryan Thayer Davis. Turn Slowly.

J-Card

ATM Gallery/Studio

March 20 through April 17, 2015

Inspired by the influence of the cassette tape on DIY subcultures and the experimental music scenes, this group exhibition features art works by Daniel Ortuno, Harry Gould Harvey IV, Moses Brown, and Barry Elkanick using the dimensions and arrangement of tape “j-card” covers.

Paper Jam

Bone Black Studio and Gallery at Canopy

March 13 through April 17, 2015

A juried group show featuring works on paper by participating artists Francine Affourtit, Debbie Buie, Hunter L.V. Elliott, Elizabeth Ferrill, Britni Franklin, Eli Gfell, Jenny Harp, William Hosterman, Eileen McClellan, Katherine Miller, Sarah Newton, Elvia Perrin, Jess Rees, Mike Sonnichsen, and Lee Turner.

Tom Sachs: Boombox Retrospective 1999-2015

The Contemporary Austin

January 23 through April 19, 2015

Assemblages, sculptures, objects, and audio installations by New York-based artist Tom Sachs take over the museum's Jones Center, Marcus Sculpture Park at Laguna Gloria, and Art School locations. The show–his first in Texas–includes his classic foam core Hello Kitty sculptures, an immersive bodega installation, and newly created, working ceramic boomboxes.

Tom Sachs: Nuggets

Lora Reynolds Gallery

March 12 through April 25, 2015

An exhibition of sculptures by New York artist Tom Sachs, who also has a retrospective exhibition at the Contemporary Austin.

The People's Gallery 2015

The People's Gallery

February 27 through April 27, 2015

Works by over 100 Austin-area artists, displayed in the public spaces of the first three floors of Austin City Hall. During the entire exhibit year, the public is invited to vote for one artwork that will be purchased from the artist and added to the City Hall permanent collection.

Okay Mountain: Roadside Attractions

Blanton Museum of Art

March 24 through April 30, 2015

This installation by Austin artist collective Okay Mountain playfully mocks the brochure stands found in hotel lobbies and tourist centers with 100 different irreverent and absurd rack cards available for museum visitors to take. In conjunction with its exhibition, the Blanton has also commissioned the collective to create an outdoor mural.

Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties

Blanton Museum of Art

February 15 through May 10, 2015

Organized by the Brooklyn Museum, an exhibition of paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, and photographs relating to the struggle for civil rights. Includes works by Barkley Hendricks, Charles White, Andy Warhol, May Stevens, Philip Guston, Betye Saar, David Hammons, Jack Whitten, Danny Lyon, Romare Bearden and Faith Ringgold.

John Grade: Canopy Tower

The Contemporary Austin

February 11 through May 11, 2015

A new, site-specific installation by Seattle-based artist John Grade carved and assembled from Brazilian Ipe wood and suspended from three trees in the Marcus Sculpture Park at Laguna Gloria.

The Aviary: Birds of Flatbed

Flatbed Press

March 20 through July 30, 2015

An exhibition of select works from the Flatbed archive featuring avian imagery, including work by Frank X. Tolbert, Billy Hassell, Dan Rizzie, Kelly Fearing, John Alexander, Julie Speed, Luis Jimenez, James Surls, Alice Leora Briggs, Mary McCleary, Bob Schneider, David Everett, Ricky Armendariz, and Annalise Gratovich.

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