IMAGE: Rodney McMillian, The White House Painting, 2018. Vinyl and thread. 13 feet x 42 feet 4 inches. Commissioned by The Contemporary Austin, with funds provided by the Suzanne Deal Booth Art Prize. Installation view, Rodney McMillian: Against a Civic Death, The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center on Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas, 2018. Artwork © Rodney McMillian. Courtesy the artist, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, and Maccarone, New York. Image courtesy The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.
Hear from the artists participating in the fifth year of The Contemporary Austin’s Crit Group program as they discuss their work in the exhibition, featuring artists Adrian Aguilera, Christa Blackwood, Christine Garvey, Ron Geibel, Jenn Hassin, Landon O’Brien, Dawn Okoro, and Rachel Wolfson Smith.
Members are invited to join us to preview and celebrate our Fall 2018 exhibitions by artists Huma Bhabha and Jessica Stockholder!
Stockholder and Davidson will share the varied roots of their artistic inspirations; their mutual interests in color, form, and abstraction; and offer perspectives on one another’s work.
Director’s Circle Members are invited to join Executive Director and CEO Louis Grachos for breakfast and a talk about the future of The Contemporary Austin and Phase I of our Master Plan for Laguna Gloria.