Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum

Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum

(512) 445-5582

605 Robert E. Lee Road

Austin, TX 78704



Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum

April 12 - August 12, 2018

Entangled is a site-specific installation by Sherry Owens and Art Shirer. The installation "involves giant spiral “vortexes” wound together from wire, natural, and manmade objects."


Last Straw Fest at the UMLAUF

In its third year, Last Straw Fest is a family-friendly festival featuring pumpkin carving, fall-themed family activities, food trucks, music, and more.

Bucky Miller: Grackle Actions

A show of works by the 2017 UMLAUF Prize winner, Austin photographer and recent UT MFA graduate Bucky Miller. This year’s prize was juried by CAMH...

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Mentoring a Muse

An exhibition of works created by Farrah Fawcett and Charles Umlauf. From 1965-1968, Fawcett studied with Umlauf at UT Austin.

UMLAUF Prize 2016 Exhibition: EchindaLabs

An exhibition by 2016 UMLAUF Prize winner Elizabeth McClellan. In her work, McClellan explores processes of genetic modification and the possible future of skin decoration made possible by...

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The Studio in the Museum

A multimedia interactive exhibition recreating the studio of Charles Umlauf (1910-1994).    

Jesús Moroles: A Tribute

An exhibition of work by Jesús Moroles. This show pays tribute to the sculptor and shows the breadth of this work, including sculptures, drawings, and models.

Last Straw Fest

A family fun fest featuring pumpkin carving, a haunted garden, sculpted scarecrows, and more. For info, go here.

UMLAUF Prize 2015: murmurs

An exhibition of site-specific works by UMLAUF Prize winners Ryan Hawk and Gracelee Lawrence.

Damian Priour: Pointed Sphere

The opening event for a limestone and glass orb by artist Damian Priour, now permanently installed in the sculpture garden.

Luis Jiménez: Sodbuster, San Isidro

An iconic, large-scale, polychrome fiberglass sculpture by legendary Texas artist Luis Jiménez (1940-2006), Sodbuster honors Saint Isidore of Seville–patron saint of farmers.

Insights: Sawyer & Speck

A talk by architect Lawrence Speck and artist Margo Sawyer. Speck designed the Umlauf’s museum & terrace in 1991, while Sawyer created the current site-specific...

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Texas Modernism: Origins

University of Texas’ pioneering art department faculty between 1938-1963 features work by artists David Adickes, Kelly Fearing, Kenneth Fiske, Seymour Fogel,Constance Forsyth, Michael Frary, John...

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Ben Woitena: A Retrospective 1963-2008

Check out work spanning Woitena‘s entire career. You may recognize the artist’s work from his large sculpture outside of Terminal E at Bush Intercontinental Airport...

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