The Latest at the Blanton

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…


New Film Series: Screenings at the Blanton

March 13, 2013 | Blanton Museum of Art

Today the Blanton announced a new film series called Screenings at the Blanton. The series will explore a range of art-related topics including issues of repatriation and artists as political dissidents. Each film screening will be hosted by filmmakers and other experts. The series begins this spring and summer with: Le mystère Picasso Saturday, March 23 | 1PM…


Part 2: SoundSpace at the Blanton Performer Profiles

March 7, 2013 | Blanton Museum of Art recently called SoundSpace at the Blanton “the most successful new music event in the city.” The fifth installment of the popular music series, SoundSpace: Post-Classical on Sunday, March 10 at 2PM, brings together Austin musicians for simultaneous performances in the galleries. Read mini bios on some of the scheduled performers below and in part…


Part 1: SoundSpace at the Blanton Performer Profiles

March 6, 2013 | Blanton Museum of Art

A host of creative-types and musicians from all corners of Austin’s artistic community brought together by organizer Steven Parker, a Blanton artist in residence, collaborate on SoundSpace, a popular music series at the Blanton. The fifth installment of the series (this one is called SoundSpace: Post-Classical) takes place Sunday, March 10 at 2PM and will…