Feb 11, 2014 - Aug 3, 2014 -
The history of the war is told through the archives of men and women who witnessed watershed events that ushered in the modern world as we know it. Harry Ransom Center.
Feb 1, 2014 - Aug 17, 2014 -
This exhibit presents a selection of exceptional objects from some of the most complex coastal societies of the Ancient Andes. Made over the course of 17 centuries before the rise of the Inca Empire, items include woven textiles, modeled ceramic bottles, painted vessels and ceramic effigies that trace the artistic development of the ancient Paracas, Nasca, Wari, Moche, Chancay and Chimu cultures. Blanton Museum of Art.
Sep 1, 2014 -
In the heart of downtown Austin, this urban race includes a swim start at the Stevie Ray Vaughn statue with a swim course in Lady Bird Lake, a fast and closed bike course with stunning views over the Congress Street Bridge, and a run along the Auditorium Shores running path.
Sep 12, 2014 - Sep 14, 2014 -
This year's theme is "Fiesta." Includes a quilt show, vendors, silent auction, boutique, children's area and live demonstrations. Hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri. and Sat., and noon-5 p.m. Sun. Palmer Event Center, 909 Barton Springs Road.
Jun 22, 2014 - Sep 19, 2014 -
This exhibit features works that capture our attitudes and behavior towards these trusted companions. Throughout history, artists such as Albrecht Durer, Francisco Goya and William Wegman have created works that explore the relationship between people and their cats and dogs. Today amateur videographers post videos to the Internet that receive thousands of views daily. What is the reason for our enduring fascination with these animals, and what do our relationships with them say about us? Blanton Museum of Art.
Jun 22, 2014 - Sep 21, 2014 -
Throughout history, artists such as Albrecht Durer, Francisco Goya, and William Wegman have created works that explore the relationship between people, cats, and dogs. Today amateur videographers post videos to the Internet that receive thousands of views daily. What is the reason for our enduring fascination with these animals and what do our relationships with them say about us? Blanton Museum of Art.
Feb 25, 2014 - Oct 5, 2014 -
From the city's earliest days, local women have influenced the politics of the city and the state despite not being able to hold office or vote. Since then, numerous other women have helped shape the political scene by campaigning for women's right to vote, lobbying to help pass legislation on women's issues, and eventually running for and winning elected office. Austin History Center, 810 Guadalupe St.
Oct 3, 2014 - Oct 12, 2014 -
More than 130 local and nationally known bands perform on eight stages in this music festival that stretches through two weekends. Zilker Park.
Nov 7, 2014 - Nov 9, 2014 -
Outdoor festival includes the most passionate, underground and progressive musicians, comedians and fans from around the world. Auditorium Shores.
Oct 19, 2014 - Jan 4, 2015 -
In 2012, artist James Drake committed himself to drawing every day. The resulting 1,249 drawings of wild animals, human figures from anatomy books, scientific formulas, personal portraits and art historical figures are rendered in pencil, ink and charcoal, often with collage and stencil work. Displayed as expansive grids across multiple gallery walls, the drawings reveal a layering of Drake's enduring preoccupations and references from communication and culture to violence and addiction. Blanton Museum of Art.
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