A blog about Austin’s arts scene with news, reviews and recommended happenings.

Texas Medal of Arts honorees testify

8:00 am Feb. 20, 2017

You’ve read the statistics.

The arts have grown into a $5.5 billion industry in Texas, according to a 2017 State of the Arts Report released recently by the Texas Cultural Trust, an advocacy group. The industry

Texas Book Festival: Austin authors to look for

11:09 am Nov. 1, 2016

Oh yes, we know — Austin loves its self-proclaimed title as “Live Music Capital of the World.”

But we read and write too.  And Austin is home to a multitude of acclaimed writers.

As the Texas Book