The Museum of Human Achievement


3600 Lyons Road

Austin, TX 78702

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The Institute of Desktop Archeology

A themed group exhibition for which 20 artists were given computers to live with and alter as they wish. Features work by Zonodon Andersonocerous, Blair […]

Phill Niblock and Katherine Liberovskaya

An audiovisual performance by renowned New York avant-garde minimalist composer Phill Niblock with live video projections by Canadian media artist Katherine Liberovskaya, plus experimental synth composer Rick Reed […]

Infinity + Infinity

Exploring both the heartaches and joys of long-term commitment, these unique interactive, multimedia performances feature Austin-based singer-songwriter Elizabeth McQueen and her EMQ ensemble with interactive […]

Altar IV: 1986

The latest Altar performance from the Museum of Human Achievement features a journal purportedly written by Jeremiah Elder, “a 16 year old American who is […]

Altar III: The Living Room

Media artists Bill Baird and Taurin Barrera have created a fictional character, Rick Boss, “the most successful real estate realtor in the history of Boise, […]


Altar is an ongoing series pairing a visual artist and a performance-based artist. This iteration sees musicians Cole Bee Wilson and Cody J. Wilson creating […]

Calculated Carelessness

An installation art piece incorporating music, interactive sculpture and projection, conceived by Austin multi-instrumentalist Lauren Gurgiolo (Okkervil River, Dialtones). Inspired by Soren Kierkegaard’s work, The […]


A project conceived by percussionist Nick Hennies (Weird Weeds, Waco Girls, Austin New Music Co-op) for percussion, electronics and architectural design collaboratively composed by Hennies, […]

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