Blanton Museum of Art

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CURRENT

Okay Mountain: Roadside Attractions

Blanton Museum of Art

March 24 - April 30, 2015

This installation by Austin artist collective Okay Mountain playfully mocks the brochure stands found in hotel lobbies and tourist centers with 100 different irreverent and absurd rack cards available for museum visitors to take. In conjunction with its exhibition, the Blanton has also commissioned the collective to create an outdoor mural.

Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties

Blanton Museum of Art

February 15 - May 10, 2015

Organized by the Brooklyn Museum, an exhibition of paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, and photographs relating to the struggle for civil rights. Includes works by Barkley Hendricks, Charles White, Andy Warhol, May Stevens, Philip Guston, Betye Saar, David Hammons, Jack Whitten, Danny Lyon, Romare Bearden and Faith Ringgold.



PAST

Pablo Vargas Lugo: Eclipses for Austin

A video installation by Pablo Vargas Lugo pushes the boundaries between art and sports. "Eclipses for Austin" contains 4 videos that explore solar eclipses as […]

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 […]

Francisco Matto: The Modern and the Mythic

"Following in the footsteps of the highly acclaimed School of the South and The Geometry of Hope: Latin American Art from the Patricia Phelps de […]

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, […]

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 […]

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), […]

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 […]

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 […]

WorkSpace: Matthew Day Jackson

Jackson has been on a roll since the last Whitney Biennial. Read an interview with him about his work from PS1's Greater NY. Check out […]