This infographic depicts the evolution of SXSW, taking a look at the event’s genesis, memorable moments and historic milestones. SXSW has risen from humble beginnings to become the world’s foremost music, film and technology festival. This annual gathering of the best and brightest stars has made Austin, Texas the place to be every March. People flock from all over the world to socialize with industry leaders, trendsetters and rising artists. With 25 years of illustrious history behind it, SXSW continues to gather momentum as it speeds along the cutting edge.