The Latest at the Blanton

It’s Bach: A Popular Program Returns in 2013

January 28, 2013 | Blanton Museum of Art

As the Blanton’s PR and Marketing Coordinator, I have the privilege of working with many different people across the museum and out in the community to promote our programs and exhibitions. A native Austinite and UT Austin alumna, I’ve had the opportunity to see the museum grow over the years and to enjoy its programs…


New Year, New Museum Technology

January 16, 2013 | Blanton Museum of Art

Kevin Madden is the Blanton’s go-to guy on all things tech-oriented as the administrative staff’s helpful desktop support specialist. Below he writes about museum technology trends he’s following. Not only are there many exciting possibilities for utilizing technological tools to enhance the visitor experience within the museum, but the ready availability of technology, literally at…


This Week at the Blanton: Sand Mandala Project

January 8, 2013 | Blanton Museum of Art

Tibetan Buddhist monks from the Drepung Loseling Monastery in Atlanta, Georgia are constructing a sand mandala in the Blanton’s Rapoport Atrium January 9 – 13, 2013. This program is planned in conjunction with Into the Sacred City: Tibetan Buddhist Deities from the Theos Bernard Collection, an exhibition of Tibetan artworks from the Berkeley Art Museum…