June 15 - August 26, 2018
"Changarrito is a pop-up art cart, conceptualized by artist Máximo González as an alternative to the traditional exhibition spaces in Mexico. Since 2012, Mexic-Arte Museum has hosted more than 60 local and international artists through its Changarrito Artist Residency Program. During their residencies, artists display their work on the Changarrito cart outside the Museum and other locations throughout Austin."This exhibition features works by artists who have recently participated in the museum's Changarrito Artist Residency Program.
June 15 - August 26, 2018
The 23rd annual Young Latinx Artists exhibition is guest curated by Rocha-Rochelli and includes works by Lisette Chavez (San Benito, TX), Evelyn Contreras (Santa Barbara, CA), Adrian Delgado (San Francisco, CA), Raul Gonzalez (Houston, TX), Alejandro Macias (Brownsville, TX), Juan Mora (Jalisco, MX), Andrew Ordonez (Fort Worth, TX), Natalia Rocafuerte (Campeche, MX), Abel Saucedo (El Paso, TX), Ana Treviño (Galveston, TX), and Jose Villanueva (San Luis Potosi, MX).
“Amassed over the last 35 years, Mexic-Arte Museum’s upcoming exhibition explores the plurality of resistance, highlighting varied lineages of Latinx and Latin American resistance. Selected...Read More
Desert Triangle Print Carpeta features serigraphs, relief prints and lithographs by artists based primarily in El Paso, Albuquerque and Tucson. This exhibition is part of PrintAustin and...Read More
An exhibition featuring works by more than 200 artists.
“Nacimientos: Traditional Nativity Scenes from Mexico is a presentation of traditional nacimientos, or nativity scenes, which are constructed all over Mexico during the Christmas season...Read More
An exhibition featuring art from the Mexic-Arte Museum’s permanent collection along with ofrendas (altars) created by members of the Austin community honoring and remembering their deceased loved...Read More
Diego and Frida: A Smile in the Middle of the Way “takes an intimate look at the life and relationship between Frida Kahlo and Diego...Read More
YLA 22: ¡Ahora! is the twenty-second installment of the emerging Latinx artist exhibition series at the Mexic-Arte Museum. This year’s show is curated by Alana Coates and...Read More
An exhibition featuring the work of Mexican sculptor Sebastián. The show examines the artist’s practice “in relation to mathematical concepts that inform his designs and...Read More
A show of handmade Nacimientos. “Many of the nativity scenes in a variety of materials depict a reflection of Mexico’s landscape, such as cacti, turkeys, and...Read More
An exhibition coinciding with the museum’s 33rd annual Día de los Muertos celebration. The show features altars created by artists and community members.
An exhibition featuring works that embody “the landscape and cultural legacy of the U.S./Mexico borderland.” The show is organized by the Juntos Art Association, curated by...Read More
Changarrito is an art vending cart, conceptualized by artist Maximo Gonzalez as an alternative to the official gallery model of display. This show features works...Read More
An exhibition focusing on Latina/o artists who grew up as part of the Millennial Generation. The show is curated by David “Shek” Vega and features works by Vanessa...Read More
(Note: this show is closed for SXSW February 29 – March 26, 2016). An exhibition of contemporary prints featuring works from over 100 artists.
An exhibition featuring multiple nativity scenes of Nacimientos from the museum’s collection and some from Edwin R. Jordan; “many of the nativity scenes depict a reflection of...Read More
An exhibition of over 200 works made by local artists and community members. The pieces are inspired by the Lotería card game.
A pop-up exhibition and sale by Austin-based photographer Faustinus Deraet.
An exhibition examining, through the museum’s archive, the ways in which the Mexic-Arte Museum has impacted the celebration of El Día de los Muertos and transformed the...Read More
An exhibition of commemorative altars inspired by the various states of Mexico.
This film is being show in conjunction with the Tequila Herradura Barrel Art Collection. It chronicles a day in the life of Juan Ortiz Martinez, a...Read More
The 20th Young Latino Artists (YLA) group exhibition features a range of works by young artists Jaime Alvarez, Annmarie Avila, Tamara Becerra Valdez, Grimaldi Baez,...Read More
An event featuring special, limited edition prints from artists who participated in the Serie Project Program, including Eric Avery, Connie Arismendi, Sam Coronado, Gaspar Enriquez,...Read More
The Mexic-Arte Museum’s main gallery features a show of recent contemporary art acquisitions by artists such as David “Shek” Vega, Adriana Corral, Miguel Aragon, and...Read More
Mix ‘n’ Mash is an annual group exhibition and art sale featuring original works of art created by over 150 local, national, and international artists....Read More
The latest “resident” of the Changarrito art vending cart is Julia Arredondo.
For the first time in nearly two decades, Mexic-Arte’s annual roundup of young Latino talent will feature only women artists: Natalia Anciso, Daphne Arthur, Nani Chacon,...Read More
Print-related activities for the whole family focused on the current exhibition Illustrating Anarchy and Revolution.
This exhibition evolved from a partnership between the La Casa de El Hijo del Ahuizote Museum and The University of Texas at Austin’s Center for...Read More
Tita Griesbach is a Mexican painter and printmaker currently residing in Los Angeles.
Annual exhibition and art sale.
Mexic-Arte Museum announces the 30th Viva la Vida Festival. This year, the Museum will present the 30th Anniversary of the festival with the debut of...Read More
Jose Guadalupe Posada (1852-1913) is one of Mexico’s most famous political cartoonists and illustrators. In conjunction with the exhibition Community Altars will display local artists,...Read More