Street Address
3809-B West 35th Street
Austin, TX 78703
Mailing Address
3809-B West 35th Street
Austin, TX 78703
Museum Type(s)
Polly Young
phone: 512-453-5312


Texas Fine Arts Association in Austin, TX is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.


TFAA was founded in 1911. It is Texas' oldest statewide visual arts organization, and it remains the only one devoted exclusively to bringing contemporary art to Texas audiences. TFAA was the original owner of Laguna Gloria Art Museum (LGAM) in Austin. For more than 50 years, it has organized exhibitions shown at LGAM. In 1998, TFAA will begin presenting exhibitions at CenterSpace, its new state headquarters at 700 Congress Avenue in downtown Austin.

Educational Programs

Traveling exhibitions, lecture series, workshops, collecting opportunities, Disaster Relief Fund for artists, depARTure Tours program, portfolio reviews for artists


TFAA publishes ARTSNews, a quarterly newsletter for the statewide arts community and TFAA members. Each exhibition is accompanied by a fully illustrate catalogue. TFAA has a membership brochure and a capital campaign brochure.