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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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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IMAGE: Ryan Gander, The day to day accumulation of hope, failure and ecstasy — The zenith of your career (The Last Degas), 2017. Artwork © Ryan Gander. Courtesy the artist and Lisson Gallery, London / New York. Image courtesy The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Back to School Night Teacher Workshop

Discover newly installed artworks at the sculpture park. Book tours for the 2017–2018 school year and enjoy refreshments in the historic Driscoll Villa.

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IMAGE: Terry Allen, Road Angel (detail), 2016. Bronze with audio and light. 65 x 181 x 81 1/2 inches. Installation view, The Contemporary Austin – Betty and Edward Marcus Sculpture Park at Laguna Gloria, Austin, Texas, 2016. Artwork © Terry Allen. Courtesy the artist and L.A. Louver. Commissioned by The Contemporary Austin with funds provided by the Edward and Betty Marcus Foundation. Image © The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Teacher Workshop: Summer Studio Spectacular

Be part of a wonderful week of studio experimentation and art looking at The Contemporary Austin’s two dynamic locations.

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IMAGE: Anya Gallaccio, reference image for to see if time was there, 2017. Artwork © Anya Gallaccio. Courtesy the artist and Blum & Poe, Los Angeles/New York/Tokyo. Commissioned by The Contemporary Austin with funds provided by the Edward and Betty Marcus Foundation.

Teacher Workshop: Ongoing and Outdoors

Laguna Gloria is an ever-changing outdoor adventure. Explore the newly installed works by a range of artists, including Anya Gallaccio and Terry Allen, and gather inspiration throughout the journey.

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IMAGE: Jim Hodges, With Liberty and Justice for All (A Work in Progress), 2014–2016. Stainless steel, Dichrolam, acrylic, enamel paint, and LED lights. Installed, 84 x 1,737 x 10 inches. Installation view, The Contemporary Austin – The Moody Rooftop at the Jones Center, Austin, Texas, 2016. Artwork © Jim Hodges. Courtesy the artist and Gladstone Gallery, New York and Brussels. Image © The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Teacher Workshop: With Liberty and Justice for All: Past and Present Works in Progress

Educators, please join us for a dynamic evening at the LBJ Presidential Library and The Contemporary Austin. We’ll look back into the past and contemplate the future of civil rights and social justice and explore the connections between history and contemporary art by examining the legacy of President Johnson and visiting The Contemporary Austin’s rooftop sculpture With Liberty and Justice for All (A Work in Progress) by artist Jim Hodges.

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