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Hanging Around Austin
Isn't it great how "August" is also an adjective? It means "majestic" or "inspiring awe or admiration," which suits the shows hanging around Austin this month just fine. Stop ...
Things Going Viral
Just because your pregnant wife doesn't want to participate in a pregnancy photo shoot doesn't mean you shouldn't commemorate the occasion. Along with Austin-based photographer Harley K ...
What To Read Right Now
Yup, the dog days have arrived. Earlier this summer, we recommended some great paperback summer reads. Now that we're into full-fledged sweltering, sticky heat, it’s nice to treat ...
Book Festival Sneak Peek
On Wednesday evening, the Texas Book Festival — at an exclusive literary salon cocktail hour held at the W Residences in downtown Austin — unveiled a taste of what the 2014 festival ...
Cats And Dogs
It’s probably fair to say that Thomas Sully, in painting his 1843 oil on canvas masterpiece Cinderella at the Kitchen Fire, did not envision that in 2014, his delicate ...
Girls in Austin
Lena Dunham, the perennial Millennial spokeswoman, is coming to Austin in support of her new collection of essays, Not That Kind of Girl. The creator and star of HBO's ...
Cool Art for Hot People
Astounding installations and intergenerational collaborations are hanging around Austin this month. Here are five cool summer exhibits not to miss.  A Place Beyond Wally Workman Gallery, through August 2 The ...
Art Finds a Home
Social outreach ministry Mobile Loaves & Fishes is teaming up with Mondo Gallery to present one of the more unique art shows in Austin this summer. Featuring the work of nine ...
When Austin Got Weird
Relive Austin’s own “Golden Age” at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum’s newest exhibit, opening this Friday, July 11. When Austin Got Weird is a collection of ...
Masthead on the Move
Three months after being named interim editor in chief, Brian D. Sweany will take his permanent place on the masthead at Texas Monthly. Sweany, who took over for former editor ...
Read Local
On a Tuesday evening in late May, at the kickoff event for the 2014 Mayor’s Book Club, Austin novelist Elizabeth Crook, said very sweetly in her slight Texas-twang, “I ...
Art All Around Us
Editor's note: CultureMap is proud to present the latest installment in our partnership with KLRU's documentary series Arts in Context. This unique series celebrates stories about the arts ...
Hanging Around Austin
Editor's note: Our City of the Violet Crown has almost as many art galleries as music venues. In Hanging Around Austin, we showcase the weirdest, most powerful and most ...
Selfies, Belfies and Beyoncé
The first room of the exhibition #hashtag, Danielle Georgiou’s first solo show now at Women and Their Work through July 3, is full of selfies.  There, on large prints ...
No More Drama
The national tour of Jesus Christ Superstar, which was scheduled for June 20 at the Frank Erwin Center, has been canceled. Options Clause Entertainment, the group in charge of the ...
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