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Austin’s Harry Ransom Center Honors Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro is being honored for his continued dedication to The Harry Ransom Center. Together with The University of Texas at Austin, the center is creating a new endowment called the De Niro Curator Film. Additionally, to celebrate the Ransom Center’s 65th anniversary, a star-studded gala “A Celebration of...
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UT's Harry Ransom Center starts film endowment named for Robert De Niro

For more than 15 years, the Harry Ransom Center has hosted the archive of Academy Award-winning actor Robert De Niro. Now it's creating an endowment in his honor, dubbed the De Niro Curator of Film. The University of Texas research library and museum announced the news Monday. Ransom Center Director...

Harry Ransom Center Announces New Endowment with Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro fans, rejoice! Today, the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas announced that it is creating a new endowment called the De Niro Curator Film. The Oscar-winning actor known for iconic films like Taxi Driver, The Deer Hunter, and Raging Bull donated his archive documenting his cinematic career to the center in 2006, and he has provided additional contributions of materials through the present.
Cultural Compass

Harry Ransom Center Creates Endowment Honoring Robert De Niro

AUSTIN —The Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin together with Robert De Niro will mark the Ransom Center’s 65th anniversary with a star-studded gala “A Celebration of Film.” Taking place Sept. 24 at the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center in Austin, attendees will join De Niro for an evening celebrating filmmaking and film history.

Actor Robert De Niro Honored with Harry Ransom Center Endowment

The legendary star will celebrate the research center’s 65th anniversary at the “A Celebration of Film” gala in September. The Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin will soon establish an endowment fund in honor of Academy Award-winning actor Robert De Niro. The De...

Newborn, family photo studio Kristen Beccia Photography now open in Lakeway

Owner Kristen Beccia began her photography business in 2013. (Courtesy Kristen Beccia Photography) Kristen Beccia, a full-service newborn and family photographer, opened a new studio in Lakeway in June at 1310 S. RM 620, Ste. B205, Lakeway. Kristen Beccia Photography was founded in 2013 in the Bay Area before Beccia made the move to Austin in 2018. Beccia completes safety courses and in-person workshops annually to ensure safe handling during sessions. 512-866-6255.
Austin Chronicle

Steve Earle, Fresh Off Jerry Jeff Tribute, Deepens Songbook at Gruene Hall

Three of Steve Earle’s last four albums eulogize deep song tributaries: Guy Clark, Justin Townes Earle, and now Jerry Jeff Walker. Friday night, at a sold-out Gruene Hall, the San Antonio-raised folksinger ultimately proved his own twang the mightiest. From Ella Fitzgerald to Willie Nelson, singular singers covering the...
CBS Austin

Still Austin Whiskey Co Music Monday with AZXO!

Indie Pop with a lot of heart and soul. When this band takes the stage, a sense of hope and optimism comes with them. AZXO is in the Still Austin Music Monday spotlight this morning. Singer Zhìpéng Xíng, Alex O'Masta, and Kane Yoder are a talented trio from the larger band. Together they make music that is modern and timeless. Here they are with “Linger” direct from the tasting room at Still Austin Whiskey Co.
Austin Chronicle

Robert De Niro Joins Harry Ransom Center for a Celebration of Film

Hollywood is coming to the Harry Ransom Center at UT Austin with the announcement that Robert De Niro will be hosting a Celebration of Film, a special fundraising gala marking the archive's 65th anniversary. On Sept. 24 at the Zlotnik Family Ballroom at the AT&T Center, De Niro and some...

The Fourth Grade Project opens at the Bullock Museum

AUSTIN, Texas — The Fourth Grade Project, an exhibition highlighting the work of visual artist Judy Gelles, opened at the Bullock Texas State History Museum on Saturday, June 25. The photography exhibition features images and personal stories of school children across the globe. "We're really excited to have this...

Live Shot: Pride in Local Music festival celebrates Austin’s LGBTQ+ artists

On Saturday, Long Center’s concert lawn was packed for the third annual Pride in Local Music festival. The event featured nine live music performances from Austin-based LGBTQ+ artists and larger out-of-town acts. Attendees also enjoyed the opportunity to peruse an on-site artist’s market and explore free health booths providing STI-testing, sexual health brochures and more. Together, the live music event, different performance acts, educational booths and market culminated in a proud celebration of the queer community and artists that form the heartbeat of Austin.