In 2004, the Austin Revitalization Association, completed and opened two new retail and commercial buildings on East 11th Street, right across the street from where Mr. Street's offices once stood. In honor of his civic and business leadership, one of the two buildings was named after Mr. Stree...
The left side of the wall begins with the patterns of the costume of a West African ancestral dancing figure. Recalling the “Egungun” masquerade ceremony connects the history of the community to an African ancestry. The pattern then transforms into that of an African American quilt, the bright s...
Runway Underground 2016 Boot Camp
The Austin Revitalization Authority proudly sponsored the 2016 Runway Underground Boot Camp. Artist came together to learn from the top designers and instructors in the industry and the ARA was proud to assist in making this event a success.
Schieffer House Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Runway Underground Boot Camp 2016
Sunny Days Dental Open House
ARA Artist Showcase and Open House
The Austin Revitalization Authority (ARA) is a community and economic development corporation celebrating over twenty years of service facilitating residential, commercial, and cultural development as well as historical preservation within the 11th and 12th Street redevelopment area. ARA has also facilitated, sponsored, and co-sponsored many cultural development projects throughout the East Austin community.
Join us for the Annual Property Tax Town Hall meeting on Thursday, May 25, 2017 from 6-8 pm.
Come early and protest your property taxes with on site hearings from 5-6 pm with the Travis County Appraisal District.
For more information, please visit the ARA website at:
Join the ARA and Anthony Edwards as he speaks about his work and the journey that represents each one of his outstanding paintings on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 from 5-7 pm at the Herman Schieffer House. This event is free and open to the public.
Join us in celebrating the work of young, local Austinites at the Juneteenth 2017 Art Exhibition. This event is free and open to the public and will showcase artist work from the Austin community.