Talks: Texas Book Festival

Visit the museum for talks and book signings by authors of arts-related books as part of this year’s Texas Book Festival.

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IMAGE: Lise Haller Baggesen, Mothernism, 2013–ongoing. Audio-installation. Dimensions variable. Running time: 75:00. Installation view, Mothernism (in action), Mana Contemporary, Chicago, 2014. Artwork and image © Lise Haller Baggesen. Artwork and image courtesy the artist.

Artist Talk: Mothernism by Lise Haller Baggesen

Join artist Lise Haller Baggesen for a reading from and signing of her book Mothernism and a conversation with The Contemporary Austin’s Julia V. Hendrickson.

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IMAGE: Charles Atlas, Institute for Turbulence Research (from Tornado Warning), 2008. Four-channel synchronized video projection, transparent screen, VMU, sound. Dimensions variable. Running time: 6:00. Installation view, Strange Pilgrims, organized by The Contemporary Austin, on view at the Visual Arts Center at The University of Texas at Austin, 2015. Artwork © Charles Atlas. Courtesy the artist; Luhring Augustine, New York; and Vilma Gold, London. Image © The Contemporary Austin. Courtesy The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Strange Pilgrims Symposium: Experience In and Beyond the White Cube

The Visual Arts Center hosts a symposium that brings together scholars, critics, and The University of Texas at Austin faculty and students to discuss themes connected to the exhibition Strange Pilgrims.

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