Seeing Things: Plethora of new exhibits open this weekend
All at once the summer slow time is over and a slew of new exhibits open this weekend.
Flatbed Press and Gallery. “Remembering Bob Anderson.” Prints and Drawings by Robert Anderson. Reception 6 to 8 p.m. Through Nov.1. Friday. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays- Fridays. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays, or by appointment. 2832 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 512-477-9328, www.flatbedpress.com.
Gallery Shoal Creek. New works by Marc Burckhardt, Rebecca Cohen and Sydney Yeager. Reception 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. 2832 E. Martin Luther King Blvd, Suite 3. 512-454-6671, www.galleryshoalcreek.com.
Photo Méthode Gallery. “Natural Light.” Works by David Johndrow that explore the depths of ordinary objects and living things. Reception 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Closing reception 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 17. Through Oct. 30. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and by appointment. 2830 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 512-294-9550, www.photomethode.com.
UT Visual Arts Center. “Repositioned Core.” A site-specific installation by David Brooks. “Don’t Lose the Manual.” Photographs and videos by Andrew Lampert. “Forces at Work.” Photographs by Lily Brooks, Christine Collins and Kate Greene. Exhibits run through Dec. 6. “Your Pleasure.” Paintings, photographs and sculptures by Bryan Martello, Annie Miller and Anne Rogers. Though Oct. 25. Opening receptions 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Art Building, 23rd and Trinity streets. Free. 512-471-1108, www.utvac.org.
The Contemporary Austin, Jones Center and Laguna Gloria. A multipart installation that features transparent architectural settings, installations and drawings by Do Ho Suh. Through Jan. 11, 2015. Jones Center, Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays- Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 700 Congress Ave. 512-453-5312, thecontemporaryaustin.org. Laguna Gloria, Grounds hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. 3809 W. 35th St. 512-458-8191, $3-$5. thecontemporaryaustin.org
The Contemporary Austin, Laguna Gloria.“The Predicament of Always (As It Is).” Photographs, video, performance, and large-scale installation that explore the American West terrain; works by Richard T. Walker. Through Jan. 11, 2015. Grounds hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays- Sundays. $3-$5. 3809 W. 35th St. 512-458-8191, thecontemporaryaustin.org.
Grayduck Gallery. “Mouthfeel.” New works from “Eye Got It!” winner Gracelee Lawrence. Opening reception 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday. through Oct. 19. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 2213 E. Cesar Chavez St. Free. 512-826-5334, www.grayduckgallery.com.
Stephen L. Clark Gallery. “Au.” Goldleaf photographs by Kate Breakey. Opening reception 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Through Oct 18. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays -Saturdays and by appointment. 1101 W. Sixth St. 512-477-0828. www.stephenlclarkgallery.com.
Mexic-Arte Museum. “Miradas: Ancient Roots in Modern Contemporary Mexican Art.” Paintings, prints and photographs that span 80 years; works by various artists. “Community Altars.” Traditional ornate altars created to commemorate the deceased. Exhibits run through Nov. 23. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday -Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. $1-$5. 419 Congress Ave. 512-480-9373. mexic-artemuseum.org.
Lora Reynolds Gallery. “Domestic Furniture by Roy McMakin.” Seattle-based artist finds inspiration for his specialized furniture collection from high and low culture. Exhibit continues through Nov. 8. 360 Nueces St. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays. www.lorareynolds.com
Davis Gallery. “Face Value.” Works by Leon Alesi, Scott David Gordon, Lesley Nowlin and Jamie Panzer. Artist talk 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 1. Exhibit runs through Oct. 18. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. 837 W. 12th St. 512-477-4929, www.davisgalleryaustin.com.