1984

Nineteen Eighty-Four, often published as 1984, is a dystopian novel by English author George Orwell published in 1949.[1][2] The novel is set in Airstrip One (formerly known as Great Britain), a province of the superstateOceania in a world of perpetual war, omnipresent government surveillance, and public manipulation. The superstate and its residents are dictated to by a political regime euphemistically named English Socialism, shortened to “Ingsoc” in Newspeak, the government’s invented language. The superstate is under the control of the privileged elite of the Inner Party, a party and government that…

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Contemporary Art 101 Lecture Series and Classes

Contemporary Art 101 is a Members-only art history lecture series at the Art School. This spring, we are delighted to continue this wildly popular series with Dr. Kate Green, featuring eye-opening lectures on various topics in contemporary art since the 1990s. Contemporary Art 101 is available in both a daytime and evening session. Both series start February 2. Space is limited! Please register for the full course of seven lectures online at the links below or by phone at 512 458 8191. You may also email membership@thecontemporaryaustin.org with questions or…

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Arch Motorcycle Co.

ARCH “The Story” from arch motorcycle company   ARCH “The Story” from arch motorcycle company on Vimeo.   GARD HOLLINGER Co-founder Gard Hollinger grew up in Los Angeles during the tail end of the mid-century modern movement, bombing around the Hollywood Hills on dirt bikes past buildings seemingly dropped from outer space. In fact he spent his formative years living in such a structure; a Lautner-designed piece up on Mullholland known as the Garcia House. His intro to the motorcycle world came in the form of the famous Purple Taco…

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VALENTINE X by House Of Torment (Feb)

DATES & HOURS OF OPERATION FRIDAY & SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH & 11TH 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM TICKETS GENERAL ADMISSION $24.99 Admits one person to all attractions. This ticket is subject to waiting in the General Admission line; wait times vary depending on night attending. FAST PASS $34.99 Reduce your wait! Reserved in 1 hour time blocks. The Fast Pass Line will be approximately 1/3 the wait of General Admission. Valentine X is a special, Valentines Day-themed horror event that takes place at several haunted houses around the country. The…

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FREEWEEK #FREE AUSTIN 2017

  The Mohawk on Saturday, January 7. It features two stages with some of Austin’s finest. Outside you’ll find Walker Lukens, Los Coast, Moving Panoramas, and Tinnarose, all of which are accessible, pop-leaning acts who had great years. On the inside stage there’s another set of artists that have been killing it as of late: Quiet Company, Mama K & The Shades, A. Sinclair, Elijah Ford, and Carson McHone. Don’t miss this one. Free Week Sunday: Boyfrndz, the Ghost Wolves, Digital Wild at Swan Dive. The bill promises a secret…

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