IMAGE: “Life Drawing” with Unit C for Abraham Cruzvillegas: Hi, how are you, Gonzo?, The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center, Austin, Texas, May 7, 2019. Artwork © Abraham Cruzvillegas. Courtesy the artist and kurimanzutto, Mexico City and New York. Image courtesy The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Abraham Cruzvillegas:
Hi, how are you, Gonzo?

Exhibition Activation: Drawing with Unit C

Spend the afternoon drawing live models interacting with Abraham Cruzvillegas’s sculptures in a B.Y.O.Medium Drawing class with local art facilitators Unit C Studio & Gallery.

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IMAGE: Texas Roller Derby with music by Bat Lips for Abraham Cruzvillegas: Hi, how are you, Gonzo?, The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center, Austin, Texas, April 27, 2019. Artwork © Abraham Cruzvillegas. Courtesy the artist and kurimanzutto, Mexico City and New York. Image courtesy The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Abraham Cruzvillegas:
Hi, how are you, Gonzo?

Exhibition Activation:
Daily Grind

Come hear architects, an engineer, and all types of skaters discuss the diverse possibilities of the designed environment, then watch as they jump, grind, and ollie on the functional sculptures in Abraham Cruzvillegas’s exhibition with a skate demo session!

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IMAGE: Readings with Yuri Herrera and Gabriela Jauregui for Abraham Cruzvillegas: Hi, how are you, Gonzo?, The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center, Austin, Texas, May 17, 2019. Artwork © Abraham Cruzvillegas. Courtesy the artist and kurimanzutto, Mexico City and New York. Image courtesy The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Abraham Cruzvillegas:
Hi, how are you, Gonzo?

Exhibition Activation: Greetings from Your American/Mexican City: A Guidebook

Join award-winning journalist, editor, essayist, and documentary host Daniel Hernandez for a public reading in Abraham Cruzvillegas’s exhibition featuring his book Down & Delirious in Mexico City (2011).

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IMAGE: “Evolving Sculpture” with Diego Espinosa Cruz González and Nadia Lartigue for Abraham Cruzvillegas: Hi, how are you, Gonzo?, The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center on Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas, April 2, 2019. Artwork © Abraham Cruzvillegas. Courtesy the artist and kurimanzutto, Mexico City and New York. Image courtesy The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Abraham Cruzvillegas:
Hi, how are you, Gonzo?

Exhibition Activation: Choreographic I-Ching II (Among Objects)

Hear from Mexico City–based choreographer and dancer Juan Francisco Maldonado about his practice, then participate in a performance score he developed in response to Abraham Cruzvillegas’s exhibition, Choreographic I-Ching II (Among Objects).

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Crit Group Exhibition Opening Reception

This group exhibition features a wide range of new work by eight talented local artists who participated in the museum’s Crit Group—an eight-month-long program that supports artistic growth through monthly critiques and professional development workshops. Exhibiting artists include Veronica Ceci, Madeline Irvine, Paloma Mayorga, Virginia Lee Montgomery, Michael Muelhaupt, Manik Raj Nakra, Matthew Steinke, and Jenn Wilson.

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