Sculpture events coming to Round Rock starting April 27

Allan Houser Exhibit, Sculptfest showcase renowned artists

Sculptures from near and far will be making a statement in Downtown Round Rock at two upcoming events:

Allan Houser Sculpture Exhibit

Allan Houser was the most renowned Native American painters and Modernist sculptors of the 20th century, and a major exhibition of his work will be showcased right here in Round Rock starting April 27. Round Rock is featuring 18 of his original sculpture pieces at Centennial Plaza (301 East Bagdad Road) through May 2019.

Docent tours will be available by appointment of Houser’s work at Centennial Plaza. Contact Chappell Oats or Tom Shehan at HouserRoundRock@gmail.com. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of any of his works will benefit the Round Rock Foundation for the Arts.

26th Annual SculptFest Show

The Texas Society of Sculptors will host its annual three-day art show on historic Main Street starting April 27 in conjunction with the City of Round Rock and Deep in the Heart Art Foundry. This major invitational tent show will include work from approximately 50 sculptors hailing from across Texas and throughout the U.S. The show will feature a huge selection of miniature to monumental size sculptures as well as live demonstrations of stone carving, 3D printing for art, clay sculpting and bronze pouring.

And new this year, SculptFest will host an interactive kid’s art area and live music all weekend long. Admission is free and the event will be located in front of City Hall at 221 E. Main Street.

Sculptfest schedule:

  • 5-9 p.m. Friday, April 27
  • 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Saturday, April 28
  • 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sunday, April 28

For more information, please visit tsos.org/sculptfest.

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