The Latest at the Blanton

By Martha Bradshaw Blanton volunteers help our staff fulfill the museum’s promise to provide welcoming and life-enhancing experiences with art to all visitors. And if you think you’re seeing new volunteers when you visit the museum, you are! In 2013, we’ve seen a tremendous increase in new (and younger) volunteers —including a supportive collaboration with…


By Stacey Ingram Kaleh, Blanton Museum of Art Americans like any other people inscribe their histories, beliefs, attitudes, desires and dreams in the images they make. – Robert Hughes, 1997 In celebration of our Independence Day, I take a moment to reflect on what it means to be an American and how we form our…