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Upcoming Events

April 11 - May 4, 2014
38th Annual ACC Student Art Exhibition
Dougherty Arts Center, 1110 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704
Top students from ACC’s art, art metals and jewelry departments will display work at the Dougherty Arts Center, Julia C. Butridge Gallery in Austin, Texas. There will be a reception and awards ceremony Wednesday, April 16th from 6-8 pm. Students participating in this exhibition are selected by their professors for creating exceptional work. Free. For more information, 512.223.3257,
April 17 - May 20, 2014
Independent Visions: Former Faculty Showcase
Rio Grande Campus Gallery 3200.1
Reception, Thursday, April 24, 6:00-8:00pm. Former art faculty, Madelon Umlauf, Ward Walker and Carmen Clements will present work in a group exhibition at the ACC Rio Grande Campus Kramer Gallery. Landscapes and life stories inspire Clements with her colorful paintings, while Walker’s prints give meaning to memory through humor, and Umlauf’s paintings try to speak for themselves.

In conjunction with this year’s West Austin Studio Tour (WEST), ACC Arts and Humanities Division and the Art Department will host the art exhibition along with a student art sale, an interactive painting project, clay demonstrations and other on site activities.Free. For more information 512.223.3257,
June 1 - August 1, 2014
New Acquisitions Exhibition
Rio Grande Campus Gallery 3200.1
Showcasing recent purchases from the annual student art exhibition, which are the most recent additions to ACC’s permanent collection. The collection can be seen on the web at Free. For more information, 512.223.3257, or email