Visual Arts Center | The University of Texas at Austin http://utvac.org/rss.xml en 2014-2015 Holiday Hours http://utvac.org/about/news/2014-2015-holiday-hours <div style="float:left; width:315px; margin:5px 1em 1em 0"> <div style="float:left; width:315px; margin:5px 1em 1em 0"> <img alt="" class="imagecache-Half_Body" src="/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Half_Body/content_images/closed-sign.png" width="300px" /></div> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p></div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/about/news/2014-2015-holiday-hours" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail imagecache-linked imagecache-Small_Thumbnail_linked"><img src="http://utvac.org/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Small_Thumbnail/content_images/closed.jpg" alt="" title="" width="50" height="50" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Monday, November 24, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://utvac.org/about/news/2014-2015-holiday-hours" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:47:59 +0000 solisxq 1021 at http://utvac.org LaToya Ruby Frazier: Riveted http://utvac.org/feature/latoya-ruby-frazier-riveted <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-slide-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/feature/latoya-ruby-frazier-riveted" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail imagecache-linked imagecache-Small_Thumbnail_linked"><img src="http://utvac.org/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Small_Thumbnail/content_images/slide-frazier2.jpg" alt="urban decay in Braddock, Pennsylvania" title="" width="50" height="50" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slide-text"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><strong>LaToya Ruby Frazier: <em>Riveted</em></strong></p> <p><strong>November 7 &ndash; December 6</strong></p> <p> Using photography, performance, video, and installation, LaToya Ruby Frazier exposes the exploitation of the landscape of Braddock, Pennsylvania and the experience of its citizens, making visible the liminal place between the stark abandonment of completely deindustrialized sites and a continued battle with the environmental and social effects of surviving in industry&rsquo;s wake.</p> <p><a href="/exhibitions/latoya-ruby-frazier-riveted" rel="nofollow">Learn More &raquo;</a></p> </div> </div> </div> Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:02:21 +0000 dot74 1020 at http://utvac.org Slide Slam between Mark Dion and David Brooks http://utvac.org/programs/slide-slam-between-mark-dion-david-brooks <div class="field field-type-text field-field-location-other"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Art Building, Room 1.102 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-location-map"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/visit">http://utvac.org/visit</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-date-time"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 11/03/2014 - <span class="date-display-start">5:00pm</span><span class="date-display-separator"> &#8211; </span><span class="date-display-end">6:30pm</span></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-admission"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Admission :&nbsp;</div> Free and Open to the Public </div> </div> </div> <p> <img alt="Mark Dion birdwatching, David Brooks with fish" class="imagecache-Fill_Body" src="/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Fill_Body/content_images/slide_slam_03b_1.jpeg" /><br /> <span class="caption Fill_Body">Mark Dion bird watching (left), David Brooks with fish (right)</span></p><p><a href="http://utvac.org/programs/slide-slam-between-mark-dion-david-brooks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Programs Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19:44:33 +0000 ei2562 1019 at http://utvac.org Lunchtime Talk with Department Faculty http://utvac.org/programs/lunchtime-talk-department-faculty-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-location-other"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Visual Arts Center </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-location-map"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/visit">http://utvac.org/visit</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-date-time"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 02/10/2015 - <span class="date-display-start">12:15pm</span><span class="date-display-separator"> &#8211; </span><span class="date-display-end">1:00pm</span></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-admission"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Admission :&nbsp;</div> Free and Open to the Public </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-more"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p> Faculty Talk also occurs Wednesday, February 4, 12:15pm.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p> <img alt="Sarah Canright, faculty artist" class="imagecache-Fill_Body" src="/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Fill_Body/content_images/6512527363_081b5439ba_b_0.jpg" /><br /> <span class="caption Fill_Body">Sarah Canright, Senior Lecturer in Painting + Drawing in the Department of Art &amp; Art History</span></p><p><a href="http://utvac.org/programs/lunchtime-talk-department-faculty-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Programs Thu, 04 Sep 2014 18:19:10 +0000 solisxq 1018 at http://utvac.org 2015 Studio Art MFA Thesis Exhibition Colloquium http://utvac.org/programs/2015-studio-art-mfa-thesis-exhibition-colloquium-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-location-other"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Visual Arts Center </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-location-map"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/visit">http://utvac.org/visit</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-date-time"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 05/04/2015 - <span class="date-display-start">6:30pm</span><span class="date-display-separator"> &#8211; </span><span class="date-display-end">8:00pm</span></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-admission"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Admission :&nbsp;</div> Free and Open to the Public </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-more"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p> Colloquium continues Wednesday, May 6, 6:30pm</p> </div> </div> </div> <p> <img alt="Sara Madandar talking in front of her work" class="imagecache-Fill_Body" src="/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Fill_Body/content_images/13903590138_affc67740a_k_0.jpg" /><br /> <span class="caption Fill_Body">Sara Madandar (MFA Studio Art, 2014) discusses her work.</span></p><p><a href="http://utvac.org/programs/2015-studio-art-mfa-thesis-exhibition-colloquium-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Programs Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:54:19 +0000 solisxq 1017 at http://utvac.org $3 CLICK & PARK NOW AVAILABLE! http://utvac.org/about/news/3-click-park-now-available <p> <img alt="" class="imagecache-Fill_Body" src="/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Fill_Body/content_images/vac-parking-map_clicknpark_1.jpg" /><span>Purchase your parking in advance at a discounted rate of $3 for all free </span>VAC<span> public programming events and receptions at this web</span></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/about/news/3-click-park-now-available" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail imagecache-linked imagecache-Small_Thumbnail_linked"><img src="http://utvac.org/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Small_Thumbnail/content_images/t-parking.jpg" alt="" title="" width="50" height="50" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, August 19, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://utvac.org/about/news/3-click-park-now-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:40:24 +0000 solisxq 1016 at http://utvac.org Austin Museum Day is Sunday, September 21, 2014! http://utvac.org/about/news/austin-museum-day-sunday-september-21-2014 <p> <img alt="lily brooks photo" class="imagecache-Fill_Body" src="/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Fill_Body/content_images/brooks-1.jpg" /><br /> <span class="caption Fill_Body">Lily Brooks, <em>Four by Six</em> (detail), 2013, archival pigment print, 40 x 50 inches</span></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/about/news/austin-museum-day-sunday-september-21-2014" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail imagecache-linked imagecache-Small_Thumbnail_linked"><img src="http://utvac.org/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Small_Thumbnail/content_images/amday.jpg" alt="girl and mother working on art project" title="" width="50" height="50" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Monday, August 18, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://utvac.org/about/news/austin-museum-day-sunday-september-21-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:23:02 +0000 solisxq 1015 at http://utvac.org VAC Announces 2014–15 Season http://utvac.org/about/news/vac-announces-2014-15-season <p> The Visual Arts Center (VAC), housed in the Department of Art and Art History at The University of Texas at Austin, is pleased to announce its fall season. Celebrate the opening of four of our five fall exhibitions on September 19 (6-8 p.m.)</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/about/news/vac-announces-2014-15-season" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail imagecache-linked imagecache-Small_Thumbnail_linked"><img src="http://utvac.org/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Small_Thumbnail/content_images/vac-event-generic.gif" alt="vac logo" title="" width="50" height="50" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Monday, August 18, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://utvac.org/about/news/vac-announces-2014-15-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:19:31 +0000 solisxq 1014 at http://utvac.org Fieldwork Projects http://utvac.org/feature/fieldwork-projects <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-slide-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/feature/fieldwork-projects" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail imagecache-linked imagecache-Small_Thumbnail_linked"><img src="http://utvac.org/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Small_Thumbnail/content_images/slide-fieldwork.png" alt="pattern" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slide-text"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><strong><em>Fieldwork</em> Projects</strong></p> <p><strong>September 19 &ndash; December 6</strong></p> <p><em>Fieldwork</em> is designed as a framework for a set of projects created by the faculty and students in the Department of Art and Art History. The raw and adaptable nature of <em>Fieldwork</em> provides faculty and students with an opportunity to utilize the VAC for various educational needs.</p> <p><a href="/exhibitions/fieldwork-projects" rel="nofollow">Learn More &raquo;</a></p> </div> </div> </div> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:15:51 +0000 dot74 1013 at http://utvac.org Forces at Work http://utvac.org/feature/forces-work <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-slide-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/feature/forces-work" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail imagecache-linked imagecache-Small_Thumbnail_linked"><img src="http://utvac.org/sites/files/vac/imagecache/Small_Thumbnail/content_images/slide-forces.jpg" alt="bee keepers in front of hive " title="" class="imagecache imagecache-Small_Thumbnail"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slide-text"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><strong>Lily Brooks, Christine Collins, and Kate Greene: <em>Forces at Work</em></strong></p> <p><strong>September 19 &ndash; December 6</strong></p> <p>Moving from the domestic space into the suburban backyard to the social and cultural spaces of institutions and the landscape, the three artists in <em>Forces at Work</em> deal with unseen forces and attempt through photography to see what is invisible.</p> <p><a href="/exhibitions/forces-work" rel="nofollow">Learn More &raquo;</a></p> </div> </div> </div> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:09:52 +0000 dot74 1011 at http://utvac.org