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Upcoming Events

Type Hike Designers’ Talk and Roundtable


In conjunction with the Courtyard Gallery exhibition Type Hike, eight Austin-based designers from the project come together to discuss their experiences working in Texas as well as their reflections on Type Hike and the importance of doing pro-bono design work for causes they believe in.
 

Oct. 24, 2017

6:00PM - 8:00PM

ART 1.102

“Conflicting Economic and Sacred Values in Aztec Culture”


As part of the Art History Lecture Series, Dr. Emily Umberger reexamines Aztec myths and tales to reveal competing values behind sacred materials and objects.
 

Oct. 26, 2017

4:00PM

ART 1.120

"Water Management and Landesque Capital in the Maya Lowlands: Twenty Years of Digging and Two Days of LiDAR"


Join the Mesoamerica Center and Timothy Beach for an exploration of LiDAR technologies and the development of wetland and water management systems among the ancient Maya.
 

Oct. 30, 2017

4:00PM

DFA 2.204

Carol Mavor author of Aurelia: Art and Literature through the Mouth of the Fairy Tale


Cultural theorist, art historian and author Carol Mavor will explore the magical and political dimensions of the fairy tale form.
 

Oct. 31, 2017

3:30PM

ART 1.120

“Hidden Physics, Manifest Psychics: Rethinking the History of Science and the Occult”


As part of the Art History Lecture Series, Dr. Richard Noakes examines the nature of the overlap between scientific reasoning and occultisms in the nineteenth century as seen within the careers of Victorian physicists such as William Crookes and Oliver Lodge.
 

Nov. 2, 2017

4:00PM

ART 1.120

META_“REAL”_WORLD


META_“REAL”_WORLD is an exhibition of recent work presented by students from the Fall 2017 Advanced Expanded Media class that focuses on the creative use and misuse of digital technologies at the nexus of art and practice; thoughtful experimentation is celebrated and risk-taking is encouraged over formal mastery.
 

Nov. 3 – 16, 2017

Visual Arts Center

Room before


For Room before, the Studio Art MFA candidates at UT Austin invited six MFA students from Yale University, Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of California, Los Angeles to participate in a collaborative exhibition in the spirit of artistic exchange.
 

Nov. 3 – Dec. 9, 2017

Visual Arts Center

Body is a Bridge


Body is a Bridge includes the work of three artists and details the lived experiences of illness through an intersectional lens.
 

Nov. 3 – Dec. 9, 2017

Visual Arts Center

Body is a Bridge: Riel and Bianca Sturchio in Conversation


Bianca Sturchio will give a brief talk in the gallery to discuss her experiences with disability, mental illness, and identity, followed by a Q&A with her sister, Riel, to discuss the themes of the show, and ask each other questions pertaining to the creation of this body of work.
 

Nov. 3, 2017

4:00PM

Visual Arts Center

Visual Arts Center’s Mid-Season Opening Reception


Join the Visual Arts Center for the opening reception of three new exhibitions.
 

Nov. 3, 2017

6:00PM - 8:00PM

Visual Arts Center