The Latest at the Blanton

The Museum as a Site for Creativity

April 25, 2013 | Blanton Museum of Art

Museums can be locations for inspiration and creation. Of course we all know that museums function as repositories for creative works from decades and centuries ago, but at the Blanton, we try to emphasize that museums are more than just warehouses for treasures from art history. Musicians, artists, writers, designers, architects, filmmakers, dancers, and creative…


What better way to learn about the museum field than to experience it up close and behind-the-scenes? The Blanton Museum of Art recently extended the deadline for university students to apply for a variety of summer 2013 internship opportunities. Check out the internship offerings on our website. We welcome and encourage students from all backgrounds…


Fifty Years and Beyond: Blanton Launches New Brand

April 9, 2013 | Blanton Museum of Art

Spring has always been a time of renewal and rebirth and this month Austinites will notice many exciting new things at the Blanton. From our celebrated exhibition, Through the Eyes of Texas, to Fifty Fest, our April 27 community festival, things are happening at the museum! Long recognized for programming that caters to many different…