News and Events Archived

News Events News Events January - March 2009
October - December 2008
Summer 2008
April - May 2008
February - March 2008
January 2008
Texas Sports HOF 2007 Artwork
December 2007
November 2007
September - October 2007
July - August 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
February - March 2007
January 2007
Texas Sports Hall of Fame 2006 Artwork
November - December 2006
September - October 2006
June - July 2006


January - March 2009

Upcoming Shows and Events:

Event
Click links for more info about the event
Date Location
Armadillo Christmas Bazaar
Live music and art keep Austin "cool" at this
famed annual holiday event
December 12 - 24, 2008 Austin, Texas
Tri-Star Collectors Show
Sports collectible show at the George R. Brown
Convention Center hosted by the premier producer of
sports collectible events in the USA
January 23 - 25, 2009 Houston, Texas
Texas Sports Hall of Fame
Robert is the Official Artist of the
Texas Sports Hall of Fame
He will display and offer for sale the 2008 inductee
artwork at the annual induction banquet
March 4, 2008 Waco, Texas
Rodeo Austin
Robert is the Official Artist of Rodeo Austin
Look for Robert's booth in the rodeo arena
March 13 - 28, 2009 Austin, Texas
The National Sports Collectors Convention
30th annual of the largest sports collectible show in the
nation
July 29 - August, 2009 Cleveland, Ohio
Studio Visits Are Welcome
Call 512.444.7661 or e-mail to arrange a studio visit
By Appointment Austin, Texas

October - December 2008

Shows and Events:

Event
Click links for more info about the event
Date Location
Cottonwood Art Festival
2 day outdoor art festival
October 4 - 5, 2008 Dallas area
Richardson, Texas
The Museum of Western Art Collector's Classic
Western art show and sale. Original, western themed artwork displayed by invitation only. Robert will have two of his western paintings on display and for sale
Oct 4 - Nov 1, 2008 Kerrville, Texas
Junior League Holiday Market
Holiday Market at the Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel and Convention Center
November 6 - 9, 2008 Houston area
The Woodlands, Texas
Windberg Gallery Miniature Art Show
Original miniature (maximum 9" x 12") paintings displayed by invitation only. Robert will have on display, and for sale, a 4 piece series titled Skull-volution
November 7 - 29, 2008 Georgetown, Texas
Armadillo Christmas Bazaar
Live music and art keep Austin "cool" at this famed annual holiday event
December 12 - 24, 2008 Austin, Texas
Studio visits by appointment
Call 512.444.7661 or e-mail to arrange a studio visit
By Appointment Austin, Texas

Summer 2008

Shows and Events:

Tri Star Sports Collectible Show in Houston June 28 - 29 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. For more information about this event go to www.tristarproductions.com

College Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony July 2 - 4. Robert will create the official artwork honoring the 2008 inductees. Autographed prints will be available from Robert after the event. For more information about the CBHOF event go to www.collegebaseballfoundation.org

National Sports Collectors Convention  July 30 - August 3 in Chicago booth # . For more information about this event go to www.nsccshow.com

April - May 2008

Shows and Events:

Cottonwood Art Festival May 3 - 4 in Richardson, Texas (near Dallas). For more information about this event go to www.cottonwoodartfestival.com

February - March 2008

Shows and Events:

Museum of Western Art RoundUp 2008, an invitational sale and exhibit hosted by The Museum of Western Art in Kerrville, Texas March 28. Artwork on sale until May. For more information about the event go to www.museumofwesternart.org

Rodeo Austin, Austin, Texas March 1 - 15. Look for Robert's booth in the rodeo arena exhibit area during arena hours and in the Founder's Club. As in the past, Robert created the poster art for the event. He has been the Official Artist to Rodeo Austin  (formerly known as Star of Texas Fair and Rodeo) since 2001. For more information about the event go to www.rodeoaustin.com.

The Texas Sports Hall of Fame 2007 Induction Ceremony March 11.  For more information about this event including how to obtain tickets, the 2007 inductees and more; Robert's role as Official Artist; and available artwork click here.

Maggie Mae's Gibson Room in Austin, Texas. Robert's artwork, along with photos by Eddie Kramer, and a variety of Gibson guitars will permanently decorate this new, exclusive facility located in the famed Maggie's Mae's on Sixth Street.

Lifeworks, an Austin, Texas based charitable organization, will be auctioning a original painting by Robert Hurst of University of Texas quarterback Colt McCoy at their 14th Annual Academy Awards Gala February 24 . Last year's painting of Vince Young sold for a record $10,000. Robert hope to set another record this year.

January 2008

Shows and Events:

Tri-Star Sports Collectible Show in Houston

Texas Sports Hall of Fame 2007 Inductee Artwork

For information on the 2007 Texas Sports Hall of Fame artwork and Robert Hurst's role as Official Artist to the TSHOF click here. To claim the painting of your favorite inductee and attend the induction banquet as Robert's guest, or for more information, call or email us.

December 2007

Visit Robert at the Following Shows and Events:

November 29 - December 2 at the Football Spectacular in Dallas at the Dallas Convention Center. For more information about this event go to www.triumphsports.com December 14 - 24 at the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar in Austin, Texas at the a new Downtown location, the Austin Convention Center (Exhibit Hall 2; 500 East Cesar Chavez Street; Enter on Trinity near 2nd Street). For more information about this event go to www.armadillobazaar.com

November 2007

Visit Robert at the Following Shows and Events:

November 14 - 18 at A Christmas Affair sponsored by the Junior League of Austin at the Palmer Events Center in Austin, Texas booth number 513. For more information about this event go to www.jlaustin.org 

November 29 - December 2 at the Football Spectacular in Dallas at the Dallas Convention Center. For more information about this event go to www.triumphsports.com 

September - October 2007

Visit Robert at the Following Shows and Events:

October 6 - 7 at the Cottonwood Art Festival in Richardson, Texas. For more information about this event go to www.cottonwoodartfestival.com October 13 - 14 at the Bayou City Art Festival in Downtown Houston booth number 111 on Bagby (across from City Hall). For more information about this event go to www.bayoucityartfestival.com

Collectors' Classic 2007 October 6, an invitational sale and exhibit hosted by The Museum of Western Art in Kerrville, Texas. For more information about the event go to www.museumofwesternart.org Former University of Texas football coach Darrell Royal will be doing a signing of Robert’s Royal Stampede prints on October 19th at Academy Sports and Outdoors (Brodie location) in Austin, Texas. Proceeds to benefit Austin Recovery. Details to be announced.

July - August 2007

Shows and Events:

College Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival July 20 - 21 in South Bend, Indiana .For more information about this event go to www.collegefootball.org National Sports Collectors Convention August 1 - 5 in Cleveland, Ohio in booth # 1728 along with Sculptor Bob Hogan. For more information about this event go to www.nsccshow.com

College Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony July 2 - 4. Robert will create the official artwork honoring the 2007 inductees. Autographed prints will be available at the event in Lubbock, Texas and afterwards directly from Robert. For more information about the CBHOF event go to www.collegebaseballfoundation.org.
Update: The College Baseball Hall of Fame induction events were a great success and the autographed artwork is now available. Go to this link to view and order the artwork.

June 2007

Shows and Events:

Tri Star Sports Collectible Show in Houston June 1 - 3 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. For more information about this event go to www.tristarproductions.com AutographsInk.net Sports Collectors Show in Arlington, Texas June 22 - 24 at the Arlington Convention Center. For more information about this event go to this link and follow the show / events links 

May 2007

Shows and Events:

Cottonwood Art Festival May 5 - 6 in Richardson, Texas (near Dallas) . For more information about this event go to www.cottonwoodartfestival.com

April 2007

Shows and Events:

RoundUp 2007 April 19 - 21, an invitational sale and show hosted by The Museum of Western Art in Kerrville, Texas. For more information about the event go to www.museumofwesternart.org

February - March 2007

Shows and Events:

Rodeo Austin in Austin, Texas March 9 - 24 in the rodeo arena exhibit area during rodeo hours. Robert did the poster art for the event. He has been the official artist to Rodeo Austin (formerly known as The Star of Texas Fair and Rodeo) since 2001. For more information about this event go to www.rodeoaustin.com

The Texas Sports Hall of Fame 2006 Induction Ceremony was February 15. Robert was an integral part of this event (as he has been since 1997). For more information and to view and purchase the 2006 autographed inductee artwork click here.

January 2007

Shows and Events:

Quattro Gallery Show and Opening Reception in Austin, Texas. The 2006 Texas Sports Hall of Fame artwork by Robert Hurst, the Official Artist to the Texas Sports Hall of Fame, will be on display at the Quattro Gallery in Austin, Texas. An opening reception will be held January 25th. Click here for an invitation.

Houston Tri Star Sports Collectible Show January 19 - 21 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. For more information about this event go to www.tristarproductions.com Texas Sports Hall of Fame 2006 Artwork

The Texas Sports Hall of Fame has announced its 2006 induction class. Robert Hurst, as he has since 1997, will create the official artwork. For more information about the artwork go to Texas Sports Hall of Fame Artwork 2006

November - December 2006

Shows and Events:

Austin, Texas November 15th through the 19th at A Christmas Affair sponsored by the Junior League of Austin at the Palmer Events Center in booth number 261. For more information about this event go to www.jlaustin.org

Waco, Texas November 30th through December 3rd at Deck the Halls sponsored by the Junior League of Waco at the Waco Convention Center. For more information about this event go to www.jlwaco.org

Austin, Texas December 9th through the 24th at The Armadillo Christmas Bazaar at the Austin Music Hall. For more information about this event go to www.armadillobazaar.com

September - October 2006

Shows and Events:

Dallas October 7th and 8th at the Cottonwood Art Festival in Richardson . For more information about this event go to www.cottonwoodartfestival.com

Houston October 14th and 15th at the Bayou City Art Festival Downtown in booth number 111 on Bagby (across from City Hall). For more information about this event go to www.bayoucityartfestival.com

San Antonio November 3rd through the 5th at the Sports Collectibles of Houston Show at the Live Oak Civic Center. For more information about this event email spocoho@SportsCollectiblesNet.com

News:

Robert is pleased to announce his association with MVP Galleries. MVP Galleries will be releasing a Florida Gators basketball championship limited edition giclee from artwork created by Robert in April of 2007.

June - July 2006

News, Shows and Events:

As Seen in the July 2006 edition of Art Business News at the opening reception of Quattro Gallery. Robert is the signature artist for Quattro Gallery. Go to their web site at www.quattrogallery.com to see artwork Robert created for this gallery located in the Roger Beasley Audi Dealership in Austin, Texas

Jimmy "The Toy Cannon" Wynn Celebrity Golf Tournament Artwork Robert just completed artwork that was used on prints and programs to promote the upcoming June 2006 Urban Legends Weekend's 3rd Annual Jimmy Wynn Celebrity Golf Tournament benefiting the Houston Area Urban League. For more information about the tournament go to www.thetoycannon.com. To view the artwork click here.

Official Artist to the College Baseball Hall of Fame: Robert is finishing up a series of paintings for the new College Baseball Hall of Fame. Prints of the paintings will be presented to each of the ten inductees at the July 4th induction ceremony in Lubbock Texas. The paintings are available for sale and sponsorship, proceeds benefit the museum. For more information contact us at 512.444.7661 or hurst@adamnfineartist.com

SIMS On-Line Auction Including a Robert Hurst Art Guitar: This summer the SIMS Foundation is auctioning five fantastic Gibson Les Paul art guitars, all custom-designed by Central Texas musicians and artists. Robert Hurst, along with Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top, Mike Judge, Terry Allen, and Bob Schneider all donated their time and creative talents to support SIMS through this project. The auction will take place on eBay from July 11-20. Stay tuned to the SIMS website for a link to the auction page: www.simsfoundation.org. The SIMS Foundation is a nonprofit that provides low-cost counseling and other mental health services to Austin-area musicians and their families.


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