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(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.
Art pulling from Mayorga’s own experiences with social norms, food consumption, and beauty rituals. Saturdays and Sundays in November, 12-5, beginning Nov 17.
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.
The premier of Pat Hatton and Floyd Aragon’s video Grafficanos, and a screening of Alex Luster’s Stick ‘Em Up, a feature lenght documentary on Houston...Read More
On Saturdays from 3-6 pm San Antonio artist Suzy Gonzalez displays her work at the vending cart alterna-venue at Mexic Arte.
Latino graphic artwork influenced by graffiti art, featuring works by Daniel Anguilu (Weah), Eddie Castro, Jellyfish Colectivo, Antonio Díaz, Miguel Donjuan, Edgar Flores (Saner), Federico...Read More
Each year the Serie Project selects 10-18 artists for a serigraphy residency.