Juan Luis Jardi 2024

A mix of magic realism with certain influences of Pop Art and surrealism, Jardi's figures and themes illustrate the contrast in our lives and the doubts we are faced with as humans. He strives for his work to provoke feelings: nostalgia, melancholy, loneliness and a sense of uneasiness as well as feelings of euphoria and calm. Jardi's paintings offer a vintage perspective much like a trip into the past....   view video »

posted on 2/14/2024

   

Chloe Alexander 2024

Chloe Alexander is an Atlanta-based printmaker who works in various techniques to create multilayered, one-of-a-kind prints and drawings. Alexander obtained both her BFA and M. Ed. from Georgia State University. PrintAustin is an artist-led nonprofit organization working to showcase traditional and ...   view video »

posted on 1/10/2024

   

Sylvia Benitez 2023

In this show, Benitez expresses thoughts of closure as well as hope. The artist considers her landscapes metaphors—representations of mood, aided and influenced by the memory of the landscape....   view video »

posted on 12/6/2023

   

Malcolm Bucknall | The Other Thing Is

Bucknall’s absurdist surrealism muddles Old Masters with tid-bits of cartoons, films, home photography and many other fascinations to create his anthropomorphic creatures. Bucknall feels that our observation of animals, as with art, is from the outside. In them we see predator devour prey, lov...   view video »

posted on 11/7/2023

   

Sarah Ferguson | Continuum

The show will embark on an artistic journey delving into the profound connection between life, death, and the mysteries beyond. Through a harmonious interplay of finespun colors, shifting planes, and symbolic use of gold, the intention is to inspire viewers to delve into the enigmatic realms of exis...   view video »

posted on 10/12/2023

   

Helmut Barnett | Revelations

Starting in a loft studio on what was in 1975 a quiet Congress Avenue and now working in a 100 year old house on the east side, Barnett has been a part of the evolving Austin art community for over 45 years. This upcoming show exemplifies the range of Barnett's talent, featuring geometric and organi...   view video »

posted on 9/12/2023

   

Realism Group Show 2023

Come enjoy this great show including the work of James Andrew Smith, Tracey Harris, Sara Scriber, and Shane Scribner. Working in oil paint and rich colors, each of these artists fully sees- be it a row of books, flowers, or the figure. Their attention to detail and precise techniques result in awe-i...   view video »

posted on 8/7/2023

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