Posted on Thu Jan 8, 2015
Texas Folklife friend and photographer Chuy Benitez was featured in the New York Times Blog LENS. We have featured Chuys' work in some of our most memorable exhibits like Taquerias of Southmost & Yard Art, as well as hosted his show "Pasatiempos de la Frontera" at our Austin,TX gallery. Most recently he photographed for our NEA funded foodways project in West Texas and is currently featured...
Posted on Tue Dec 2, 2014
December 1, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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TEXAS FOLKLIFE ANNCOUNCES RELEASE OF
“TRADITIONAL MUSIC OF TEXAS VOLUME 1: FIDDLE RECORDINGS FROM THE TEXAS FOLKLIFE ARCHIVES”
COMPILATION ALBUM FEATURES JOHNNY GIMBLE, RICKY TURPIN, VALERIE RYALS, BRIAN MARSHALL, JOSE MORENO AND BILL GILBERT...
Posted on Tue Jul 1, 2014
Texas Folklife 30th Anniversary Celebration Launch
Saturday September 20, 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Music, Refreshments, Exhibit, and Lectures at Texas Folklife Gallery
Debra Peters & the Love Saints, Mariachi Corbetas, Los Trovadores, Greg Izor Blues Band
Exhibit of 30 years of Texas Folklife’s work – vintage posters, photos of master folk artists and apprentices, prior exhibits and...
Posted on Tue Jun 17, 2014
TEXAS FOLKLIFE ANNOUNCES “STORIES FROM DEEP IN THE HEART” SUMMER INSTITUTE
Local Teachers, Administrators, and Students Will Create Audio Stories
Stories Will be Shared in a Free, Public Presentation on July 18
Austin, Texas – June 9, 2014 – Texas Folklife is pleased to announce the “Stories from Deep in the Heart” 2014 Summer Audio and...
Posted on Sat Jun 7, 2014
THANK YOU FOR ANOTHER GREAT YEAR!
Press for Accordion Kings and Queens 2014:
The Monitor: http://www.themonitor.com/entertainment/regional-ramblings-upcoming-conjunto-events-include-anniversary/article_94e9891a-ecde-11e3-bf64-001a4bcf6878.html
Culture Map Houston: http://houston.culturemap.com/news/entertainment/06-01-14-miller-outdoor-theatre-kicks-off-the-summer-season-with-5-...
Posted on Wed May 7, 2014
TEXAS FOLKLIFE RECEIVES GRAMMY FOUNDATION AND STILL WATER FOUNDATION GRANTS
Grants to Support Archival Preservation Efforts
Austin, Texas – May 7, 2014 – Texas Folklife has been awarded two grants to support the organization’s ongoing archival preservation efforts. Texas Folklife received $10,000 in general operating and project support from the Still Water Foundation...
Posted on Mon May 5, 2014
TEXAS FOLKLIFE RECEIVES NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS AWARD
Grant to Support “Stories from Deep in the Heart” 2014 Summer Institute
Austin, Texas – April 25, 2014 – National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Acting Chairman Joan Shigekawa announced last week that Texas Folklife is one of 886 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant...
Posted on Wed Jul 23, 2014
TEXAS FOLKLIFE AND TEXAS DANCE HALL PRESERVATION, INC. PRESENT
“FESTIVAL OF TEXAS FIDDLING”
Saturday, December 6, 2014 Noon to
11:30 pm Twin Sisters Dance Hall Blanco, TX
Multicultural Texas fiddle extravaganza with WORKSHOPS by TX fiddle masters
Brian Marshall (Texas Polish), Ed Poullard (Cajun), and Howard Raines (old time)
Mia Orosco (TX contest...