AUSTIN MAYOR PROCLAIMS SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23, GREETINGS FROM AUSTIN MURAL DAY Official Dedication Ceremony at 10:00 a.m. will unveil the newly minted mural. AUSTIN, Texas – November 22, 2013 – The Greetings from Austin mural has long been an Austin icon, and now it has secured its place in Austin’s history. The Austin City Council, […]
We’re thrilled to be unveiling our completed Mural! Check out some of the in-progress pictures. The photos include neon artist Todd Sanders and mural Artist Rory Skagen at the Roadhouse Relics Gallery. Photo Credit, Gino Barasa
RESTORATION BEGINS FOR AUSTIN’S MOST ICONIC MURAL Artist Todd Sanders and Rory Skagen team up with nonprofit Creative Action to begin restoration on the “Greetings From Austin” mural AUSTIN, Texas – Oct. 10, 2013 – Restoration of the Greetings from Austin mural is set to begin on October 11th. The restoration — which includes blasting of the original paint, restoration of the mural to […]
Kings of Leon meet the King of Neon The story behind Mechanical Bull’s album art. Kings of Leon released their long-awaited sixth album this week, Mechanical Bull. The album cover art, a collaboration between acclaimed art director Brett Kilroe and photographer Dan Winters, features a neon mechanical bull sign by pop artist Todd Sanders. Kilroe, […]
As many of you know by now we are raising money to restore the iconic Greetings from Austin mural on the side of our building. You can find out more about the story of the mural, and how to donate here . We dug up some old photos of the Austin Mural when it was […]
I was recently featured in this short documentary film by Austin-based director OG for his series STORYTLD. OG has produced films for Fort Fader, Budweiser, and Red Bull, and he’s worked with talent including Gary Clark Jr, Stevie Wonder, TJ Ford, and J.Cole – to name a few. He is as humble as he is […]
Many recognize the Roadhouse Relics gallery because it’s home to the “Greetings From Austin” Mural. The gallery is partnering with the non-profit Creative Action to raise funds for the mural’s restoration. Learn more about this project and donate at GreetingsFromAustinMural.com. For those in Austin on August 15th, we invite you to our Fundraising Kickoff Party […]
Aaron Draplin: Story Teller, Graphic Designer on the American Sign. America Is F*cked…….(Graphically at least) from Jess Gibson on Vimeo.
Art is to history as math is to science. You can’t have one without the other. No matter the medium of art being viewed, it sheds light on the period when it was created. They’re artifacts. They’re pieces of real history that tell the story better than any book would. Las Vegas has changed hands […]
Today Todd Sanders’ artwork was featured on Gizmodo as one of the “19 Dazzling Neon Signs”. The one of the gallery was a gorgeous shot by Dan Pino taken in the evening after hours. We love the shot of Stand Up Records’ finished sign.