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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
The Young Latino Artists exhibition provides Latino artists under the age of thirty-five with professional-level museum experience and exposure. Now in its eighteenth year, the...Read More
March 15, 16, 22 & 23 from 12-5, artist Lucas Negrete mans the pushcart outside Mexic-arte.
A Lucha Libre centered exhibition, examining the costumery and practice of Mexican wrestling.
Selected artworks from the Museum’s permanent collection highlighting the recent acquisitions from the Patricia and Carmine De Vivi Mexican Mask Collection, including over 300 popular...Read More
Vincent Martinez, aka Emcee Eats, raps and paints at Mexic-Arte on Saturdays. Dec. 8and 22, Jan. 12 and 26, from 12-3pm.
For the Day of the Dead Nov 1-2, the Austin community pays homage to the dearly departed and heralds the return of the dead to...Read More
Contemporary art reflecting on death.