Austin Critics’ Table Awards

The phone call arrived just before noon and just before my plans for getting the day got the call for action. Rachel Koper was contacting the four folks who put together Radical Nautical – Ian Shults, Kevin Peakes, Kevin Tijernia and myself – and asking that we attend the Austin Critics’ Table Awards that night.

Austin Grows Up

January 24, 2007 – The latest downtown development announcement arrived this morning when I opened up the Austinist and read about the grandiose phallus in the sky, with the grammatically challenged name, “the Austonian”.  It seems like every couple of weeks there’s a new monolith being erected for the teeming millions of young urban professionals…

An Interview with Wade Beesley

Wade Beesley interview originally posted in January, 2006 Wade was one of the first members of Austin’s art community I met when I moved here in 2002.  Wade has made an indelible mark in Austin’s art scene.  Wade owned and operated Mojo’s Daily Grind for ten years.  While serving coffee and beer, Wade was personally…

Slide Talk!

WOMEN AND THEIR WORK GALLERY SHOW AND TELL SLIDE TALK January 17, 2006 – I was invited to present my work in a slide talk at the Women and their Work Gallery. After joking about my status as a man with some close friends for a couple weeks, the night of my talk arrived. I…