August 13 - September 5, 2020
Note: This event has recently been rescheduled as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic.
From Big Medium:
“To allow for social distancing, appointments will be scheduled every 30 minutes, with a maximum of 10 guests at a time. Please visit our website to schedule an appointment with at least 24 hours advance notice. Masks are required at all times.
Appointment hours: Thursday – Saturday, 12 – 6pm
916 Springdale Rd, Bldg 2, #101
Third annual Tito’s Prize exhibition featuring winner Betelhem Makonnen. The prize comes courtesy of a donation from Tito’s Handmade Vodka, and includes a $15,000 award and a solo exhibition in the Big Medium Gallery. A native of Ethiopia (b. 1972), Betelhem Makonnen currently lives and works in Austin, Texas. Her formal education is comprised of an MFA (2019) from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago as a New Artists Society Merit Scholar; graduate coursework in Painting, Time‑based media, and Modern and Contemporary Art History (2010 – 2013) at the School of Visual Arts of Parque Lage (EAV), Rio de Janeiro; and a BA (1995), History and Literature of the African Diaspora from University of Texas in Austin.”
Registration for the Curatorial Panel for the 2020 Tito’s Prize, hosted online via Zoom, can be found here.
Opening: March 6, 2020 | 7–10 pm
Panel: August 26, 2020 | 11 am – 12 pm
Tito's Prize 2020 Curatorial Panel (Zoom). Registration in the event description.
916 Springdale Rd.
Austin, 78702 TX
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