Art college relocates to downtown Bastrop Posted in: News The Art Institute of Austin is relocating its campus to Bastrop from Round Rock. The announcement was made on Thursday in a press conference hosted by the Bastrop Economic Development Corporation (BEDC). The Arts Institute, in cooperation with the City of Bastrop, the Lost Pines Art Center and Silos and New Republic Studios, are developing a long-term partnership. The Institute, which will be located at 921 Main Street, will be the first institution of higher learning in Bastrop. The campus plans to relocate its campus to Bastrop by the summer of 2020. Once approval has been received from the Southern Association ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!