March 7 - June 21, 2015
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.
Simultaneous performances throughout the Blanton’s galleries by musicians known for their creativity and spontaneity: the Bel Cuore Saxophone Quartet; Adam Rudolph and his Go: Organic Orchestra; […]
Marjorie Schwarzer, museum historian, presents her research on contemporary museum practices in the United Arab Emirates.
An opportunity to see a special installation of sculpture by Colombian artist Doris Salcedo. The artist will discuss how her work responds to the politics […]
An immersive exhibition of works by virtuosic draftsman James Drake. Committing to draw every day for two years, he devised a system that resulted in […]
Live concert staged in the Blanton galleries by Austin composer Travis Weller alongside Dan Lippel, Steven Snowden, Ellen Bartel and “engineer/artist Sam Cusumano who extracts data from […]
The Blanton unveils 70 works from the Judy and Charles Tate Collection of Latin American art, which was given to the university earlier this year.
A bilingual staging of the orchestral classic.
Lecture begins promptly at 7:00 pm, with signing, catered reception, and cash bar immediately following in the lobby. Tickets available at the door: ACP Members […]
An exhibition of over 160 works that examine our relationship with felines and canines through the ages. Look for Dürer, Fragonard, William Blake, Goya, Gauguin, […]
This collaboration between the Butler School of Music and the Blanton Museum of Art explores the connections between musical and artistic forms. Faculty and student […]
Chris Teerink’s documentary about how a simple idea can lead to visual and intellectual beauty.
UT Art and Art History professor Ann Reynolds will give a gallery talk on the Blanton’s exhibition Converging Lines: Eva Hesse and Sol LeWitt […]
In conjunction with the exhibition Converging Lines, SoundSpace features experimental works by composers based in lower Manhattan in the 1960s, such as Steve Reich, La […]
Smee, the Boston Globe art critic, previews his ongoing research project into friendships between prominent artists.
Art scholar Kirsten Swenson leads a tour of the exhibition Converging Lines: Eva Hesse and Sol LeWitt.
A documentary short focusing on the life and work of choreographer Deborah Hay. Filmmaker Ellen Bromberg emphasizes the artist’s continuing engagement with perception and consciousness […]
A union of art, dance and technology within a museum setting. This site- specific video installation combines the choreography of dancer Hay with new software […]
Art critic Lippard discusses her experiences with Eva Hesse and Sol LeWitt when they lived in New York in the 1960’s, and responds to their […]
An exhibition focused on the close friendship between Hesse and LeWitt. Organized by Veronica Roberts, the Blanton’s curator of modern and contemporary art, the exhibition […]
The Blanton and the Department of Art and Art History at UTAustin, present a selection of objects about the lifestyle, technological achievements, and ideology of […]
Senior Curator of Prints, Drawings, and European Paintings, Consagra, and Curator of Exhibitions Zinser collaborate for a close look at works on paper from Renaissance […]
Author, art historian, and UT’s Effie Marie Cain Regents Chair in Art, Dr. Shiff, leads a discussion on The Nearest Air: A Survey of Works […]
Blanton Interpretive Fellow, Natalie Zeldin, leads a discussion of music in the German Renaissance in conjunction with the exhibition Imperial Augsburg: Renaissance Prints and Drawings, […]
The Blanton Museum Shop kicks off the holiday season with a Jewelry by Rose Trunk Show.
The Blanton Museum of Art brings to Austin a selection of works from Augsburg, a wealthy German city and center of trade known for its […]
Historian and author James Kearney and other expert panelists explore German cultural heritage in Central Texas, from language to religion to clothing
The Nearest Air artist Waltercio Caldas elaborates on themes of the exhibition in a panel with UT music and philosophy faculty.
The Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin and the Fundação Iberê Camargo in Porto Alegre, Brazil have joined together to […]
The Blanton and Edible Austin co-present a tasting of traditional German beers from Austin-area brewers. Beer! Register by email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Cost: $10 members/$15 general public
Professor Andrew Morrall, Augsburg scholar from Bard College, discusses Imperial Augsburg.
Assistant Curator Freyda Spira of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Assistant Curator Gregory Jecmen of the National Gallery of Art, Washington, discuss the process […]
Iconic works from France, the Americas, and Eastern Europe from the Blanton’s collection by Pablo Picasso, Albert Gleizes, Max Weber, Arshile Gorky, Alexander Archipenko, and […]