Blanton Museum of Art

Blanton Museum of Art

http://www.blantonmuseum.org

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Martin Luther King at Congress

Austin, TX 78701

CURRENT

Come As You Are: Art of the 1990s

Blanton Museum of Art

February 21 - May 15, 2016

An exhibition surveying art made in the US between 1989 and 2001. The show is organized around three principal themes: "the so-called “identity politics” debates; the digital revolution; and globalization," and includes works by Janine Antoni, Byron Kim, Felix Gonzales-Torres, Nikki S. Lee, Fred Wilson, Kara Walker, and more.

Goya: Mad Reason

Blanton Museum of Art

June 19 - September 18, 2016

An exhibition of prints by Francisco Goya. The show features works from his many series, including Los desastres de la Guerra (The Disasters of War), La tauromaquia, (The Art of Bullfighting), and Los disparates (The Follies or Absurdities) from the collection of Yale University Art Gallery.

The Crusader Bible: A Gothic Masterpiece

Blanton Museum of Art

December 12 - April 3, 2016

An exhibition of The Crusader Bible, an illustrated manuscript known for its lively color illustrations. It was likely created around 1250 and traveled from Paris to Italy, Poland, Persia, Egypt, England. It is now in the collection of the Morgan Library in NY.

Donald Moffett

Blanton Museum of Art

August 29 - February 28, 2016

An exhibition of works by Donald Moffett that are within the Blanton's collection. Featuring eight works - including a suite of eighteen drawings, the Blanton hold more works by Moffett than any museum in the United States.



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Magda Sayeg

International textile artist Magda Sayeg and knitters across Austin transform the Blanton Museum’s Faulkner Plaza into a large-scale, knitted wonderland. All 99 trees in the...

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Matisse as Printmaker

The Blanton Museum of Art and The American Federation of Arts team up to present Matisse as Printmaker: Works from the Pierre and Tana Matisse...

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New Works for the Collection

New Works for the Collection is the new exhibition at The Blanton highlighting more than sixty new acquisitions from among the hundreds of works recently...

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Picasso: A Graphic Inquiry

Seventeen significant graphic works are featured in Picasso: A Graphic Inquiry at The Blanton Museum of Art. The highlights include the lithograph Head of a...

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Manuel

The Harry Ransom Center and the Blanton Museum of Art collaborate to present the exhibition Manuel Álvarez Bravo and His Contemporaries: Photographs from the Collections...

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WorkSpace: Anna Craycroft

The Blanton Museum of Art and the Union Of Initiative for Educational Assembly come together to present the latest exhibition in the museum’s WorkSpace series....

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Desire

Get aroused by a huge exhibition of contemporary artists working in a variety of media that explore the emotion of "Desire". Annette DiMeo Carlozzi brings...

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WorkSpace: Jim Drain

The Blanton Museum of Art at the University of Texas at Austin presents I Will Show You The Woe-Joy Man, a multi-media installation by Miami-based...

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Birth of the Cool

Birth of the Cool: California Art, Design, and Culture at Midcentury "explores the origins and enduring appeal of the 195os West Coast style through art,...

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Exquisite Visions of Japan

Exquisite Visions of Japan: Prints from the James A. Michener Collection of the Honolulu Academy of Arts includes fifty prints from master Japanese printmakers, the...

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Atelier 2008

Selections from the Department of Art and Art History Faculty at The University of Texas at Austin, including favorites Michael Ray Charles, Tim High (shown),...

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WorkSpace: In Katrina's Wake

This exhibit explores the way that artists help rebuild a community like New Orleans after the devestation brought on by Hurricane Katrina.

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Transactions

Organized by Kelly Baum, Transactions will include: Conrad Bakker, Daniel Bozhkov, Eugenio Dittborn, Christine Hill, Emily Jacir, Ben Kinmont, Cildo Meireles, Seth Price and Zo

WorkSpace: Josefina Guilisasti

Guilisasti works in Chile in multi-part painting installations. For this exhibit, she presents eight canvases called Marfa/Puerto Viejo taken from a trip to Marfa. She...

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WorkSpace: Jedediah Caesar

LA based Caesar is known primarily for his organic and man-made sculptures made of colorful layers of semi-transparent resin. You might also remember him from...

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