The Latest at the Blanton

Make Some Special Memories this Holiday Season

November 29, 2011 | Blanton Museum of Art

Jennifer Garner, Manager of School and Family Programs, explains why The Blanton makes the perfect setting for holiday family fun… During the holidays we are so often bombarded by messages telling us what the season should be about—shopping for gifts, decorating (and cleaning) the house,cooking the perfect holiday dinner, and writing cards to every friend…


We’ve been to Paris, and you can’t touch art there either.

November 15, 2011 | Blanton Museum of Art

In this day and age, protecting art is a complicated matter. Chris Seebach, Director of Facility Operation and Security, along with The Blanton’s Gallery Assistants, explain the ins and outs of museum security, and how this line of work offers more than one would imagine.. We’ve been to Paris, and you can’t touch art there…


We’ve come a long way, baby!

November 1, 2011 | Blanton Museum of Art

Richard Havens, Manager of Special Projects for the Director’s Office, takes a look back at the (incredible) last eight years in the life of The Blanton… When I started work at The Blanton, the Michener Gallery Building was still a hole in the ground. Any construction setback sent paroxysms of teeth gnashing among the staff—and…