Blanton Museum of Art
July 11 - November 15, 2015
An exhibition of more than 30 gouache and pastel drawings by artist Natalie Frank, a New York-based Austin native. Frank has created feminist reimaginings of both the most famous and obscure of the 19th-century fairy tales by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm.
June 14 - September 6, 2015
An exhibition of approximately eighty paintings by Realist-Impressionist painter Francisco Oller (1833–1917) and contemporaries including Cézanne, Monet, Pissarro, and others.
A music event featuring works from outside the mainstream, including Molly Emerman performing player piano works by Conlon Nancarrow; a screening of the documentary “Conlon […]
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 […]
An exhibition of photographs by Ralph Eugene Meatyard, including his acclaimed “Romances” made in the late-1950s and 60s (masked figures set against deteriorating Southern landscapes) […]
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 […]
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 Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin and the Fundação Iberê Camargo in Porto Alegre, Brazil have joined together to […]
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 […]