IMAGE: HUMAN FLOW, an Amazon Studios release. Photo courtesy of Amazon Studios.

Ai Weiwei: HUMAN FLOW Austin Premiere

Renowned artist, activist, dissident, and director Ai Weiwei captures the global refugee crisis—the greatest human displacement since World War II—in this breathtakingly epic film journey shot in 22 countries.

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IMAGE: Deborah Roberts, Illusion of Eve, 2016. Mixed media on paper. 22 x 30 inches. Courtesy the artist.

Collage with Deborah Roberts

Explore figurative collage making with Austin artist Deborah Roberts. All materials provided as we make our own!

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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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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: David Deming, Mystic Raven, 1983. Welded polychrome steel. 264 x 192 x 72 inches. Installation view, The Contemporary Austin – Laguna Gloria (formerly the Laguna Gloria Art Museum), Austin, Texas, circa 1992. Collection of The Contemporary Austin. Gift of TRST Congress, Inc., 1992.10. Artwork © David Deming. Image courtesy The Contemporary Austin.

Community Input Meeting with Pease Park Conservancy

Join us on for a Community Input meeting with Pease Park Conservancy, as we discuss two proposed outdoor artworks for Pease Park.

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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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