It's Hump Day for #museumweek on Instagram and Twitter, so there's still plenty of time to peruse the bountiful cultural offerings of Austin's museums—including at least one that's online only.
For the second year in a row, the Blanton is participating in #ArtMadness, a bracket style tournament that pits museums from across the country against each other in an art showdown modeled after March Madness. Our first matchup is today and we need your help advancing! Click the link in our bio to vote for Cildo Meireles' "How to Build Cathedrals" so we can take down @thegibbesmuseum and make it to the next round! #blantonmuseum #art
4. The Bullock Texas State History Museum
Roller derby names are just as unique as the skaters themselves. Eryn Moris, also known "Axle Rosie" of the Holy Rollers, skated in this uniform in 2005 during her first season. What would your derby name be? And don't forget you can see this and more at the opening of #BullockDerby 3/14! @texasrollerderby @texasrollergirls
5. Texas Archive of the Moving Image
Come hang out at Lise Haller Baggesen: Mothernism, on view through May 22 in the Gatehouse Gallery at Laguna Gloria! The artist's cozy installation is ideal for reading, listening, art making, or meeting friends. Visitors are also welcome to check out Baggesen's newly commissioned audio-text, The Mothernist's Guide to Laguna Gloria - for a unique, walking guide to this historic site and its sculpture. @lisehallerbaggesen #contemporaryatx #lagunagloria #lisehallerbaggesen #MothernismATX IMAGE: Mothernism (in action), photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.
10. Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum