IMAGE: Ryan Gander, The day to day accumulation of hope, failure and ecstasy — An institutional maze (Steptrapode), 2017.

Public Opening and Conversation with Artist Ryan Gander

Discover artist Ryan Gander’s playful sculptures suspended in the trees and join the artist and Senior Curator Heather Pesanti for a conversation about this work.

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IMAGE: Wangechi Mutu, The End of carrying All, 2015. Three-screen animated video (color, sound). Running time: 10:45, loop. Edition of 3. Courtesy the artist, Gladstone Gallery, New York and Brussels; Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles; and Victoria Miro Gallery, London.

Free Drop-In Tours

Drop into either location and explore the art on view through a conversational tour with a knowledgeable docent.

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Texas Biennial Educator Resource Workshop

Join Texas Biennial curator and artistic director Leslie Moody Castro and The Contemporary Austin’s Educator for Teachers and Docents, Emily Cayton, for a workshop in this year’s Biennial exhibition.

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Second Saturdays Are for Families: Tree Tales

What do the trees have to say? Learn about Austin’s towering residents from the educators of environmental nonprofit TreeFolks, and use them to make beautiful prints to take home. Check out some tree-themed works of art and play on our temporary tree stump playground!

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IMAGE: Wangechi Mutu, This second Dreamer, 2017. Patinated bronze and wood. 8 1/2 x 14 3/4 x 16 1/4 inches. Edition of 3, 2 AP. Collection of the Linda Pace Foundation, San Antonio, Texas. Artwork © Wangechi Mutu. Image courtesy the artist and Gladstone Gallery, New York and Brussels. Photograph by David Regen.

Immersive Storytelling Teacher Workshop

Discover and interpret various narratives in two distinct exhibitions by artists John Bock and Wangechi Mutu.

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