Big Medium's East Austin Studio Tour (East) is a free, annual, self-guided art event spanning across two weekends in November. East provides opportunities for the public to meet the local artists and artisans of Austin in their creative spaces.

This year, we celebrate the 16th edition of East.

Dates & Times

The majority of East events take place November 10-11 & 17-18, 2017 from 11am-6pm.


East of I-35
West of Hwy 183
South of Hwy 290
North of Riverside Dr

Who We Are

East is a program of Big Medium, a non-profit organization dedicated to championing and cultivating artists and the contemporary arts in Austin and across Texas. Through our programs and partnerships, we are working to foster the arts and facilitate an inclusive cultural dialogue between artists and their communities.

What We Do

Big Medium produces the East Austin Studio Tour, the West Austin Studio Tour, the Texas Biennial, and presents innovative exhibitions throughout the year in the Big Medium Gallery. We also provide studio space to artists at Canopy and Bolm Studios, and umbrella several artists and creative organizations through our Sponsored Projects program.

Big Medium Team

Shea Little — Executive Director

Jordan Gentry — Director of Programming

Tiffany L. Coghill — Director of Operations & Finance

Hannah Packard — Director of Development

Jenna Carrens — Development Coordinator

Kevin McNamee-Tweed — Gallery Curator & Studio Manager

Elise Powell — Volunteer Coordinator

Berkeley Beauchot — Gallery Assistant

Jana Swec — Graph Designer

Jon Windham — Graph Designer

Stephanie Braddock — Advertising

Joseph Pagano — Website/Mobile Development

Board of Directors

Keith Kreeger — President

Shea Little — Ex Officio

Jon Lawrence

Mirna Maddox

Joseph Phillips

Jana Swec


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Big Medium at Canopy
916 Springdale Rd, Bldg 2 #101
Austin, TX 78702

Big Medium at Bolm Studios
5305 Bolm Rd #9-12
Austin, TX 78721