August is Austin’s hottest month. Escape the blistering summer temperatures and join Landmarks for a docent-led tour of art in Bass Concert Hall on loan from the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The collection features striking examples of postwar and contemporary sculpture from influential artists such as Magdalena Abakanowicz and Ursula von Rydingsvard.
Meet at 10 a.m. on Sunday, 5 August in front of Bass Concert Hall near 23rd Street and Robert Dedman Drive (map) on The University of Texas at Austin campus.
Free and open to the public. Tours are held rain or shine; please dress accordingly.
Please note the time change. June through September tours will start at 10 a.m. due to the summer heat.