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SXSW puts a premium on art in 2018

6:08 pm Jan. 29, 2018

At some point, South by Southwest will encompass all human activity.

Austin’s vast March spree started with music in the 1980s, then added movies and technology, before taking on education, philanthropy, the environment and allied fields.

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Today’s hires, fires, gifts and honors in Austin arts

2:44 pm Oct. 21, 2017

We lied. This post reports on no firings. You can relax.

Yet “hires, fires, gifts and honors” sounds like a good catch-all headline. We might use it again.

Zilker Theatre Productions makes two key hires

The group that

Catherine Taylor to lead Bullock Texas State History Museum

5:34 pm Jul. 21, 2017

The Texas State Preservation Board has chosen museum veteran Catherine Taylor to lead the giant Bullock Texas State History Museum.

Most recently director of museum resources at the Nantucket Historical Association, the native Texan also served as a