Awesome Outdoor Art to look for in ATX

Social Distancing Fun in ATX

July 22, 2020
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Look around ATX, and you'll find lots of wonderful outdoor art.  If you're like me, you're not sure where to find any. You just happen to run across it cruising around. This can be fun, but knowing where to go Rocks too. Here's a helpful list thanks to DO512.  Explore the creative side of  al the directions in ATX outside and social distancing friendly. Don't forget your mask. 

DO512'S GUIDE TO OUTDOOR ART IN AUSTIN

NORTH

  • Geode 1311 Philomena St. /by Hunter Cross sits mid-lawn at the Mueller Northwest Greenway 

  • Grotto Wall 3701 Grooms St. /  by Berthold Haas in the Hyde Park neighborhood at Sparky Pocket Park 

  • Lotus 8401 Cameron Rd / Asian American Resource Center

  • Merlin the Magical Sage 3001 Harris Park Ave / by David Kestenbaum in Eastwood Park

  • Monochrome for Austin 2400 Speedway / by Nancy Rubin northwest corner of 24th Street and Speedway 

EAST

 

SOUTH

  • Rhytons 202 South Lamar / by Cliff Garten guarding the entrance of the ZACH Theatre

  • Your Essential Magnificence 108 W Live Oak St / James Edward Talbot creation on South Congress Avenue

WEST

  • The Prayer Wheel 2200 Barton Springs Rd./ by Hawkeye Glenn the Azie Morton Rd Barton Springs Pool entrance

  • The Reading Chair 2401 Columbus Dr /  by artists Margaret Heffernan, Michael Heffernan, Faith Schexnayde and Sarah Twaddle

Downtown

  • Crullers W. Willie Nelson Blvd / by Sharon Engelstein at the sidewalks of the Seaholm EcoDistrict

  • Golden Afternoon 211 Walter Seaholm D. / by Urban Matter Inc. climbing the walls of the Seaholm parking garage

  • Kemeplen’s Owls 600 2nd Street / the New American Public Art Program at the base of Butterfly bridge  

  • Kinetic Wind Sculpture Margaret Moser Plaza / by Jim LaPaso next to the Austin Music Hall

  • Open Room 111 Sandra Muraida Way /  by Roberto Behar and Rosario Marquardt at Sand Beach Park

Where have you discovered some Awesome ATX Art?