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Austin Arts Hall of Fame – Double Inductee, 2014

The Austin Critics’ Table announced their Class of 2014 inductees into the Austin Arts Hall of Fame and Blue Genie Art and Big Medium were named, alongside the Rude Mechanicals.

I’ve had the pleasure of working side by side on tons of projects with both groups, along with curating shows at their spaces, advising on the East Austin Studio Tour, and putting together the Blue Genie Danger Derby.

It’s been a great time working with such talented folks in both camps, and I appreciate all they’ve done for me as well.  It’s great to see Blue Genie and Big Medium get the attention they deserve for everything they’ve done to the Austin art scene over the years.

To read more about the Hall of Fame inductees, check out this article from the Austin Chronicle.

I even made it into both pictures:

Big Medium, Austin Arts Hall of Fame

Big Medium photo by John Anderson

Blue Genie Art - Austin Arts Hall of Fame

Blue Genie Art photo by John Anderson

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.

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