UT Visual Arts Center (VAC)
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in order to is the 2017 thesis exhibition of three MFA students in Design at The University of Texas at Austin: Tirza Hutagalung, Em Karimifar,...Read More
An exhibition featuring works by fourteen graduating UT MFA students. Artists include: Zachary Betts Laura Brown Kurt Chung-Liang Cheng Anthony B Creeden Caitlin Halloran Ryan...Read More
A show featuring works from seniors graduating from the UT Austin undergraduate design program.
A show of works by students graduation from the UT Austin art program.
An exhibition that aims to “challenge notions of stability associated with the image of “The Home,” taking ownership over and embracing liminality within identity, not...Read More
An exhibition combining art, science, and engineering. For the past year, artists Daniel Bozhkov, Patrick Killoran, Steven Brower, and James Sham have worked with UT researchers...Read More
A show of photographs by Elizabeth Bick. In this exhibition, Bick argues that “the divisions between the arts are not distinct, and that a true division between...Read More
An exhibition of works made during Ann Hamilton’s process of creating her new public art work for UT’s Dell Medical School. This show includes smaller panels and...Read More
“Fieldwork is a space for projects initiated by faculty and students in the Department of Art and Art History.” Faculty members include Teresa Hubbard, Julie...Read More
An exhibition “bringing together emerging contemporary artists engaging with politics of anti-assimilation. As gayness enters the mainstream, assimilation to white heteronormativity becomes increasingly privileged over...Read More
Experimental music group New Factories, consisting of Houston-based artists Gabriel Martinez and Ronnie Yates present an improvisational sound performance featuring field recordings taken from the...Read More
An exhibition featuring works by James Walker, Michael Mogavero, Jason Urban, Jeff Williams, and Heidi Powell.
A collaborative exhibition by artists Cory Fitzgerald and Bucky Miller.
An exhibition of works by Lima-based artists Edi Hirose and Nancy La Rosa. The show will feature photography, drawing, printmaking, and video installations that comment on the effect natural resource mining...Read More
An exhibition of new video works by Tania Mouraud. “Commissioned by the Visual Arts Center, Mouraud traveled to Texas in June 2016 to film oil refineries along...Read More
An exhibition where Mexico City-based artist Victor Pérez-Rul and curator Leslie Moody Castro collaborate with UT’s student community to create works that explore the “human consciousness...Read More
UT’s annual thesis show featuring works from Design BFA, Design MFA, and Studio MFA students.
Interdisciplinary artist Pablo Helguera discusses his career as an artist, author and educator.
An exhibition of works by 2016 graduates from the UT Department of Art and Art History.
A day of family programs and activities organized around the Strange Pilgrims exhibition currently on view.
“The Visual Arts Center hosts a symposium that brings together scholars and critics, as well as The University of Texas at Austin faculty and students,...Read More
A lecture by NYC-based artist Tom Burckhardt. The lecture will be held in the Art Building, Room 1.120.
A lecture by Brooklyn-based artist Jules de Balincourt. A seminar with the artist for current department students will follow the lecture in the Art Building, Room 3.206....Read More
This is an opening reception for Strange Pilgrims, an exhibition of works that attempt to define “experiential art.” Adding to the experience of the exhibition is its...Read More
Three art and design thesis exhibitions: Studio Art MFA show Agree To Disagree (Peter Abrami, Georgia Carter, Leah Dyjak, Nick Francel, Aaron Meyers, Laurel Shear,...Read More
Themes of intergenerational dynamics, arcs of boom and bust, environmental racism, and the personal as political permeate the Frazier’s photographs.
Works by UT MFA candidates Bryan Martello, Annie Miller, and Anne Rogers, on the theme (as far as we can tell) of playful orifices, dark...Read More
Photographs from Lily Brooks, Christine Collins and Kate Greene that examine the often futile human desire to connect with the natural world.
Photographs and videos by the NYC-based artist that address the preponderance of technology in contemporary life.
Current artist-in-residence David Brooks bisects the VAC’s big gallery with a 70-foot long geologic core sample. Like the kind you’d find in an oil field.
The exhibition features a range of artists important within the development of American and African-American Art. Selected works by Romare Bearden, Radcliffe Bailey, Boscoe Holder,...Read More
Known for his work as a designer-illustrator for publications such as Vice and Thrasher, artist-in-residence Sieben embraces a nostalgia for adolescence. In this exhibition, his...Read More