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EAST Meets Best (of Cherrywood)

Written by Sarah Biggerstaff

My friend and I used Caitlin Alexander’s colorful Cherrywood EAST map to find every studio on foot during the first cold and rainy weekend of EAST. Each studio was unparalleled in uniqueness and exhibited a different…

29th St. Statue: The Nag Reflex

Written by Steve Wilson (Reposted from the Winter Flea)

You’re a high school kid in Boerne, TX, out on the town with friends who are just as bored as you. So when you happen by an old abandoned house, none…

34th St. Must-See TV

Written by Steve Wilson (Reposted from the Winter Flea)

Twenty years ago, a friend in the neighborhood dropped off a 1,000-pound cement statue of a TV in Jeff’s yard. “It was kind of a surprise,” says Jeff (who wants his…

Jennifer Balkan, Artist & Teacher

Written by Jennifer Balkan

I am an oil painter.  My favorite subject matter is the figure and portrait.   I have been teaching classes in my studio to small groups since 2005.   My classes include “Introduction to figure painting,”…

EAST AUSTIN STUDIO TOUR final weekend

Written by Karen Maness, www.karenmaness.com

RUST RED STUDIO, named for the two men responsible for building my beautiful painting residence, (my husband Rusty and my young redheaded son) will open its doors for the second week of the EAST AUSTIN STUDIO…

East Austin Studio Tour is About to Take Cherrywood by Storm

Written by Christine Terrell, Adaptive Reuse Studios, Studio 17a, East Austin Studio Tour

The East Austin Studio Tour is by far one of the best events in a town chock-block full of amazing ones. I love that it has…

Former neighbor curates major Brazilian exhibit at UT’s Blanton Museum of Art

Written by Gabriel Perez-Barreiro

The Blanton Museum is hosting a major exhibition of works by Waltercio Caldas, one of Brazil’s mosts important contemporary artists.  The Nearest Air: A Survey of Works by Waltercio Caldas will explore the artist’s full body…

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