Pump Project Art Complex
February 16 - March 17, 2018
The artist on her work: "I use technology as a means to viscerally push images back into the hand. It is my experience that as a culture we are lonely for the touch of real objects. Long live actual paint. My current body of work invites the viewer into a work of both intimate and public responses that my characters’ experience. In turn, both the painted figure and viewer bear witness to a particular yet open ended story."
An exhibition featuring six works that the Austin Fire Department commissioned from Austin-based artist Rachel Wolfson Smith.
An exhibition of drawings, paintings, and sculptures by Austin-based artist Cody Bubenik. The pieces in the show are “reflections and reactions to the changing culture, political, and...Read More
Trade Show is a collection of paintings Rachel Wolfson Smith has acquired through trading her work with other artists.
“Cody Arnall’s work investigates themes of personal and shared histories. With that in mind, the work in Set Out to Disappear is a closer examination...Read More
A show of photographs and a book release by Sandy Carson. The photos depict crowds at various music festivals and concerts.
A show featuring new works by Ted Carey. The artist on his work: “My thoughts are glacial, but my actions volcanic. Entropy is erotic and gravity...Read More
A show of works by Candace Hicks. The pieces in the exhibition are part of Hicks’ visual vocabulary and offer the viewer a mystery to be solved.
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...Read More
A bookstore and an exhibition. Check this event page and Sean’s Instagram (@ripple1213) periodically for impromptu event information, calls for participation, discussion threads, subscription services,...Read More
For this show, Roberto Jackson Harrington took a single work from two artists. Then those two artists each did the same, and then the four chosen...Read More
A show featuring works by Austin-based artist Suzanne Wyss. “Searching for uncommon materials in common places, Wyss hunts out lush textures, repetition, and organic movement while...Read More
“In ኣለማየሁ : I saw the world, Betelhem Makonnen investigates issues of estrangement, exile, racism and forced migration. The starting impulse of all her works...Read More
An exhibition by Austin-based artist Michael E. Stephen. The objects in the show draw from subcultures present in the 1970s, 80s, and 90s, and “seek an...Read More
An exhibition of works by artists “brought together for their vivid and reminiscent imagery, intricate processes and feminine sensibilities.” The show is curated by Amarie...Read More
The culmination of of The Contemporary Austin’s Teen Artist + Mentor Program. Exhibiting Teen Artist + Artist-Mentors include: Prisila Cansino-Anaya + Shelley Wood, Nicole Rose Hockaday...Read More
An exhibition of works by Austin-based artist TJ Lemanski. From the gallery: Using the disposable and prosaically toxic, Lemanski has sought out veneration and repose....Read More
An exhibition of drawings by Leah Dyjak. In this show, Dyjak uses sand and salt to create drawings that “attempt to chart the unknown.”
An exhibition of new works by Elizabeth Chiles that “arrest and extend time in order to contemplate our internal lives and the physical world.” The show features...Read More
An exhibition of works by Ashley Thomas. The artist’s drawings and collages “acknowledge aspects of femininity that are often considered sentimental or banal and aim to...Read More
The first reading put on by Austin-based online art publication Conflict of Interest. The event is a release celebration of Conflict of Interest contributor Micah...Read More
An exhibition of installation works throughout the Pump Project complex. Utilizing previously unused spaces, Schwaiger’s installations “facilitate an awareness of the construction of meaning.”
“Witness the return of APOPHIS-9000! Reconfigured into a form powerful beyond imagination!! All hail APOPHIS! The World Encircler! He who waits beyond the Western horizon!...Read More
A fundraiser supporting the Austin-based art podcast Free Beer.
An exhibition of drawings by Kevin McNamee-Tweed. The works are painted in sumi ink on tan paper and are both sarcastically biting and sincere. In conjunction...Read More
A group exhibition featuring works by Jade Abner, Michael Muelhaupt, Rachael Starbuck, and Frank Wick. The artists within the show utilize abstraction to “deconstruct our self-awareness with...Read More
An exhibition of collaborative work by ten teen artist and local artist-mentor pairs, an initiative of The Contemporary Austin’s Teen Artist + Mentor Program.
A group exhibition of the “Eyes Got It!” art competition, featuring the work of ten semi-finalist artists Melissa Borrell, Cameron Coffman, Jennifer Datchuk, Kate Garner,...Read More
A show of large, whimsical paintings made over the past 3 years by artist and musician Ethan Azarian.
An exhibition of recent works by artists Sarah Leighty and Matt Wester, with sales benefiting art therapy for veterans .
An exhibition of artist Caitlin G. McCollom’s new series of paintings using specific color symbology to interpret and find beauty in the disorder and decay...Read More
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...Read More
Sculpture and photography by Autsin-based artist Adam Crosson, including works created on residency at The Royal College of Art.