Wild WEST: ART Safari Bus Tour for Big Medium's West Austin Studio Tour on May 11-12 & 18-19, 2019 in Austin, Texas

Make your West Austin Studio Tour experience easy! Join us on an excursion through the wilderness of west Austin’s art scene.

Sip on drinks and venture to new exciting locations each day with yours truly as your guide. Board the ART Safari Bus to learn insider facts about each exhibit before disembarking to view a diverse group of artists in their natural habitat.

How it works: two daily chances to see it all

VIEW OUR FULL DAILY ITINERARY
LOOP 1
  • 11:45am — Embark from Due WEST:6101 ACC Highland Campus, Bldg 4000
  • Stop 1, Stop 2, Stop 3
  • 2:30pm — Disembark at Due WEST:6101 ACC Highland Campus, Bldg 4000
LOOP 2
  • 3:00pm — Embark from Due WEST: 6101 ACC Highland Campus, Bldg 4000
  • Stop 1, Stop 2, Stop 3
  • 5:45pm — Disembark at Due WEST:6101 ACC Highland Campus, Bldg 4000

$25 Tickets Include:

  • All day bus access from 11:45am to 6pm on the day of your choice: hop on and off whenever you want!
  • Snacks
  • A list of “Where To Go From Here” self-guided tour excursions
  • Almost Real Things Magazine: Issues 11, 12, 13 & 14
  • ART Critic Starter Pack stickers

$5 Drink Wristbands:

  • Inflatable Flamingo Drink Koozie
  • Drink on the bus! Unlimited Beer, Cider, Wine Spritzers and Juices will all be available

View the full list of stops and 90+ artists below!

Tickets

Wild WEST: ART Safari Bus Tour for Big Medium's West Austin Studio Tour on May 11-12 & 18-19, 2019 in Austin, Texas
Wild WEST: ART Safari Bus Tour for Big Medium's West Austin Studio Tour on May 11-12 & 18-19, 2019 in Austin, Texas
Wild WEST: ART Safari Bus Tour for Big Medium's West Austin Studio Tour on May 11-12 & 18-19, 2019 in Austin, Texas
DAY 1

VIVID Savanna

Take a ride through the urban savanna to view bold shapes and bright colors, without boundaries of genre or medium. Along the way we’ll meet evocative multimedia artists who celebrate vibrant, eye-catching forms of creative and cultural expression.

The Commune @thecommune.atx
37: Kerry Kittrell @kerrykittrellart
257: Michael A. Bullock @mistahmb
258: Calhan Hale @calpaca
259: Kristi Standley @artfullbeing
260: Zanny Cox @zannyadornments
261: Steve Willgren @swillgren_art
262: Isabel Glatthorn @soul.matter.studio
E: Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired: Visionary
Jasmine Ransom, Ilen Valdez, Tre Martin, Jordan Lackey, Kate Middleton, Austin Baxter, Jordan Price, Chanel Davis, Wealthy Bundage, Alyssa Bosstick, Julia Saprks, Alex Alicea, Tina Lawton, Victoria Sanders, Grace Collison, Terynay Long, Ethan Ybarra, Ethan Walton, Justin Knipe, Yesdy Anderson, Addison Shauger, Alia Craig, Javier Lopez, Michael Fulk, Gabby Caldwell
153: Evan Voyles @theneonjungle
154: John Christensen
+ Dance & music performance!
Wild WEST: ART Safari Bus Tour for Big Medium's West Austin Studio Tour on May 11-12 & 18-19, 2019 in Austin, Texas
DAY 2

Wild Women

Meet Austin’s badass female creatives who bring beauty into the world through their work. Explore their habitat where they challenge themselves and their art forms on the daily and chat with them to uncover layers of depth and meaning behind the work.

132: Avery Orendorf @averyodesign
133: Miranda Cohen @thecardboardlady
134: Erin D’Alessandro @rare_breed_jewelry
135: Haley Lebeuf @haleylebeuf
136: Soledad Fernandez @solepaintstheblues
137: Abby Ruston @abby_ruston
138: Julie Pelaez @juliepelaezstudios
139: Valentina Dorsa @valentinadorsa
140: Roxanne Rathge @_roxanne_jo_
128: Julie Ahmad @julieahmad_art
129: Kristin Moore @kdrawstheline_
130: Lys Santamaria @lys.artist
131: Yasmin Youssef @thegoldcurrent
+ Chelsea Pribble @chelseapribble
49: Laura Lynn Johnson @lauralynnjohnson
50: Victoria Corbett @victoriacorbettart
51: Anna Mallam @slowfuse
Wild WEST: ART Safari Bus Tour for Big Medium's West Austin Studio Tour on May 11-12 & 18-19, 2019 in Austin, Texas
DAY 3

3D Jungle

Leave the flat world behind to explore texture and form in a new dimension. We’ll journey through objects, sound and performance that provoke emotion and experiment with experience as an art.

71 Larry Akers @larryakersart
72 Andrea Loomis @nashorn65
73 Malina Cipleu
74 Meena Matai @meenamataiart
75 Eileen McKeon Butt @eileensmb
76 Morghan Gray @mookie_gray
77 Rosemarie Good @rosemariegoodart
345 Hurd Collective / Burning Chapel @burningchapel
+ Santiago Escobedo
+ Daniel D. Baugh @danieldbaugh
Wild WEST: ART Safari Bus Tour for Big Medium's West Austin Studio Tour on May 11-12 & 18-19, 2019 in Austin, Texas
DAY 4

Final Frenzy

On this last day of WEST let’s pack in as much wonderful art as this city can offer. We’ll ride through action packed group shows at our favorite Austin art shops and galleries, filled with artists perfecting their craft and experimenting with new media.

287: Artworks @artworksatx
288: Paul Meyer @paulmeyerstudios
289: Travis Seeger @travseeger
290: Ann Flemings @ann_flemings_art
291: Lucy MacQueen @lucymacqueen_art
292: Julie Fritz @juliefritzart
293: Enid Wood
320: Austin Art Garage @austinartgarage
92: Jake Bryer @jacob_m_bryer
321: Joel Ganucheau @joelganucheau
322: Sophia Sanz De Pascuale @phiamiaa
323: Judy Paul @judypaulstudios
324: Jason Eatherly @jasoneatherly
325: Dawn Winter @dawnwinterart
329: Art for the People @aftpgallery
330: Penny Westberry
331: Connor Teseny @cjtproducts
332: Sarah Beth Elkins @sarahbethpottery
333: Bryan Macilko
334: Kerry Joyce @paperplantlady
335: Rebecca Klier @deutschemexicana
336: Janis Fowler @fowlmouthed
337: Valerie Bentley @valeriebentleyart
338: Alicia Wells @alitexas
339: Chanel Kreuzer @chanelkreuzer_officialart
Wild WEST: ART Safari Bus Tour for Big Medium's West Austin Studio Tour on May 11-12 & 18-19, 2019 in Austin, Texas