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Do Black and Hispanic People Feel Welcome in Austin? An Artist Surveys the City’s Racial Climate.



At the heart of A Welcoming Place, a 29-minute video that’s part of a same-named art exhibition on view through March 3 at Austin’s Women & Their Work gallery, is the image of artist/filmmaker Ariel René Jackson wandering the empty streets and parklands of Austin, holding a large black balloon. The prop is meant to suggest a weather balloon, a tool for gathering meteorological data. But what ...

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