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Art can inspire, energize and induce a positive emotional response. For this reason, we are committed to featuring more visual art into the total experience of our customers, visitors and attendees. In keeping with the City of Austin’s Art in Public Places Program (AIPP), several iconic pieces were commissioned as part of the capital improvement budget for the original construction of the Austin Convention Center and subsequent additions. In addition to the public art collection, the Austin Convention Center Department began acquiring additional works by some of the region’s most accomplished artists, which can be found in various spots throughout the facility. Keep your eyes peeled for any of these exceptional works during your next visit!

Rolando Briseño

An investigation into the relationship between our natural and cultural worlds; Briseño reconciles nature and techno-culture by mythologizing a contemporary creation theory as viewed from left to right: 1. Spiral Galaxy, 2. Music Brain, 3. Tablescape, 4. Primordial Chromosomes, 5. Super Nova, 6. Cosmic Virous and Bacteria, 7. The Sun, 8. Celestial Protons, 9. Mythological Creation Theory, 10. DNA, 11. Blood Circuits, 12. Heart.

Artist Photo: Rolando Briseño

Macro/Micro Culture