TEXAS CZECHS: Rooted In Tradition

Texas Czechs: Rooted in Tradition is a multimedia exhibition that celebrates the prevailing traditions of the Texas Czech community and is on display at Pioneer Farms in Austin, TX. Open Fri-Sun, for location directions and hours visit their website or call 512.837.1215. Czech culture has played an instrumental role in shaping the iconic Texas landscape and its sights, sounds, and tastes can still be found throughout Texas on any given day. Like many immigrant groups, Czechs brought dance, food, language, music, and other cultural traditions with them. The Texas Czech community maintains and p...   read full post »

posted on 8/21/2016

   

Saddle Up-Ranching, Rodeo and Tradition

PolkaWorks is excited to announce our latest project Saddle Up—Ranching, Rodeo and Tradition! This visual exhibition features the Texas Youth Rodeo community and the role of rodeo as an anchor to ranching lifestyles undergoing the changes of contemporary economics. Rodeo links people to land a...   read full post »

posted on 3/25/2015

   

The Grove, Texas

The story of the town – The Grove, Texas – is an important piece of Texas history. In 1972, Moody Anderson, a good-natured cowboy collector of offbeat treasures, bought an abandoned town located southeast of Gatesville, and brought it back to life. In the film The Grove, Texas Moody fac...   read full post »

posted on 1/20/2013

   

The Auctioneer Project

“Going, Going, Gone!–Story of the Auctioneer” is an educational film and exhibit that highlights the excitement of the auction process, the education of the professional auctioneer, and most importantly the advantages that an auction offers in the management of business and persona...   read full post »

posted on 1/20/2011