The Latest at the Blanton

Photographer Lawrence McFarland, the William and Bettye Nowlin Endowed Professor in Photography at The University of Texas at Austin, has spent most every summer of the past four decades on the road exploring the western United States. One of his photographs from the road, Dave’s Van, Searles Lake, California, is featured in the Blanton’s exhibition…


Get to know the newest member of the Blanton’s curatorial staff, Francesca Consagra, in this Q&A; by Catherine Zinser, the museum’s print room manager. What is your role at the Blanton? As Senior Curator of Prints and Drawings, and European Paintings, I offer a curatorial perspective regarding the acquisition, care, interpretation, and display of these…