Upcoming Events

July 2018

July 6, 2018 | 5 PM

Hot Town Opening Reception


First Friday Artists Opening Reception at the Old Bakery and Emporium Art Gallery. ‘Hot Town’ is Friday July 6, 5:00-7:00 p.m. and the exhibit runs through August 1st.   Our wonderful consigners will present us with 2D and 3D art with ‘Hot Town” in mind. This will be a fun and eclectic exhibit right in step with keeping up with the latest trends. Start your July of right with a down town reception Friday evening. Free parking off 10th Street. There will be music and vendor in the pocket park to the south of the building and the 3rd floor of the Bakery will be devoted to the Art Reception.   The exhibit will included with wall art, sculptors, photography, fiber art, ceramics, jewelry, wood, glass art and some surprises. Our consignors are bringing in special pieces just for the art exhibit.

July 14, 2018 | 11:30 AM

TalkAbout: the Lure

Women & Their Work

Join us for a conversation in the gallery about The Lure with artist Margaux Crump and other special guests. TalkAbout is a program that facilitates casual conversations with artists and the people who inspire them. Free & open to the public.

July 18, 2018 | 5:30 pm

Drinking About Museums–July Happy Hour


Wednesday, July 18 5:30 pm-7:00 pm New location! We are moving Happy Hour around, and this month we will be at The Brewtorium, 6015 Dillard Cir A, Austin, TX 78752 The AMP's monthly #DrinkingAboutMuseums Happy Hour is a low-key networking opportunity for museum professionals to meet and collaborate. -Come talk shop, and hear about upcoming exhibits and programs at other local museums. -Catch up on the up-and-coming trends and issues in the museum world. -Troubleshoot with others and ask for advice. -Learn about job opportunities, or discuss partnership ideas.

July 25, 2018 | 10:0 am

Webinar: Website Redos

Laura Casey

July 25, 2018 10-11 a.m. CST Free Register Is your website outdated? Wondering how to give it a facelift? Texas Historical Commission’s webmaster Jared Porter will share some tips and answer your questions about updating your website.

July 31, 2018 | 10 a.m.

Webinar: Protecting Minors in Museums

Laura Casey

Free Register Reggie Miller, of the Office of Governance and Risk Manager of the Youth Protection and Compliance program at Baylor University, outlines what museums can do to minimize the threat of child abuse, recognize the signs of child abuse, and to respond promptly and effectively should abuse be observed, suspected, or disclosed. This webinar is presented by the THC and the Texas Association of Museums.