In the News

There is often something newsworthy happening at the Art Center, and we want to share some of those stories with you from the past and present.  We also showcase articles about our Members from across the country.  Keep checking in to see the latest articles.

New Music USAThis article spotlights LPAC member and community advocate, Hannibal Lokumbe.  Learn about his lifelong career in music, and his work in sharing the African American experience. Read the full article here.

Buzz Sprout:  This interview features longtime LPAC member, Vicky C. Balcou.  Vicky was recently interviewed by Judy B. Oskam for her podcast STORIES OF CHANGE AND CREATIVITY.  Judy is a professor and the director of the School of Journalism & Mass Communication at Texas State University. Link to the podcast is here.


Elgin Courier:  We are happy to welcome our new tenants, the Art Institute of Austin, as they relocate to Bastrop.  We look forward to sharing our space with them, while we continue our programs and events as before.  Read the full article here.  

365 Bastrop: “The Lost Pines Art Center Dazzles”.  Find out how it all began, with an intimate look at our first year being open as a unique art destination.  Read the full article here.

The Bastrop Advertiser: If you’ve been to the Art Center, you’ve probably seen the large steam engine on the back lawn.  It is the original steam engine from the Cotton Gin, that existed right here on the property of the Art Center over 100 years ago. The Silos are original to the property as well.  Find out more about the history and homecoming of this sculptural piece. (You must be an Advertiser subscriber to view the article.) Read the full article here.

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