DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2017 AT 5PM
2018 Program Guidelines and Application (Fillable PDF)
2018 Program Guidelines and Application (For Print)
Texas Folklife’s Apprenticeship in the Folk Arts program encourages the continuation of traditional arts in Texas by providing up to $2,500 awards to...
Austin Friends of Folk Art and Texas Folklife Present
"Celebrating the Ceramic Art of Jalisco: Tonalá, Tlaquepaque, El Rosario and Santa Cruz de las Huertas"
Gallery Exhibit Opening and Membership Party
Sunday January 14th, 2018
Free and Open to the Public with RSVP
Texas Folklife Gallery
1708 Houston Street - Austin, TX 78756
Join us for an exhibition opening, "Celebrating the...
Hand-Painted Envelopes ExhibitionJuly 13 - October 6, 2017Texas Folklife Gallery
The exhibition Hand-Painted Envelopes brings together the work of five Texas envelope artists, Gladys Adler of Bellaire and her daughter, Florene Edmiston O’Neill of San Antonio; Mrs. R.H. Swartz and Lonnie Smith of Houston; and Dr. Charles Martin of Canyon, TX. These five Texans were among the best...
TEXAS FOLKLIFE ANNOUNCES MOVE TO NEW LOCATION
Will Move from South Congress Avenue to Burnet Road on April 14, 2015
Historic Building on South Congress will be leased to New Commercial Tenant
Austin, Texas – March 27, 2015 – Texas Folklife has announced that they plan to move the Texas Folklife Gallery and offices. The moving process has already begun and...
Weslaco, Texas native Roel Flores saw his first cotton field – and began picking what he initially thought was cotton candy – at age 6. The first-generation American son of Mexican immigrants was 15 when he became a full-time migrant worker and began playing bajo-sexto with a conjunto band on weekends. He began conveying his experiences via canvas only 12 years ago, filling his paintings with...