Signature Program Series

Whether for a performance, lecture, artist conversation, or film, the Visual Arts Center invites the public to activate our space while energetically discovering fresh perspectives in contemporary art. Through auxiliary programming, the creative community at large is encouraged to intersect with the visual arts in unexpected and inspired ways.

Special thanks to The University of Texas at Austin Fine Arts Library and its staff for their support in expanding the educational mission of of the Visual Arts Center through acquisitions directly in response to the VAC's exhibition and supplementary programming.

Art in Practice

Art in Practice

Art in Practice is a lecture series that provides insight into the professional art world. Representing diverse career paths and locales, prominent members of the creative community share their successes and challenges, shedding light on what it means to be a professional in the multifaceted field of contemporary art.

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Focus Group

Focus Group

Focus Group is an experimental film screening series introducing visitors to seminal filmmakers and their contemporary counterparts. Accompanied by presentations from film aficionados, the screenings stimulate conversation about experimental film and its various formats.

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Sound + Vision

Sound + Vision

Sound + Vision presents experiments in sound, video, and performance. Designed in collaboration with contemporary artists, each program provides multisensory experiences through the pairing of visual art and non-traditional media.

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