Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum
The Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum is home to the largest collection of American sculptor Charles Umlauf’s work. These gardens have welcomed visitors, educators, artists and friends from across the globe for over twenty years. Throughout its history, the UMLAUF has been committed to educating visitors about art and sculpture within a picturesque setting.
The museum’s exhibitions change throughout the year, displaying work of contemporary sculptors in addition to that of Umlauf and his 20th century peers. The museum and gardens exemplify the successful partnership between the UMLAUF and the City of Austin.
Wednesday- Friday, 10 AM- 4 PM, Saturday- Sunday, 12 PM- 4 PM, Closed Monday- Tuesday
$5 Adults, $3 Seniors, $1 Students, Free for children 12 & under
October 25, 2015 | 12:00 PM
Pumpkin Carving Competition
Celebrating our 11th year, the UMLAUF Pumpkin Carving Competition is an afternoon for families to sculpt their holiday pumpkins and participate in the prizes. Overseen by “Professor Pumpkin” from the Texas Society of Sculptors, this event features community judges who will choose the most amusing, spooky, artistic and lovable creations. Non-perishable items will be accepted in lieu of admission. This event benefits the Capital Area Food Bank along with pumpkins generously donated by Whole Foods Market.
November 4, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Insights: Ryan Hawk & Gracelee Lawrence
Artists talk with Ryan Hawk & Gracelee Lawrence on their exhibition, UMLAUF Prize 2015: Murmurs.
This program increases the appreciation of Charles Umlauf’s work and sculpture in general through lectures from visiting artists and scholars. Usually accompanying the museum’s newest exhibition, INSIGHTS encourages the development of critical perspectives and provides deeper understanding of art. Free and open to the public. This program is partially funded by City of Austin Core Funding 2015-2016.