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Staffer Ansley Netherland relays her conversation with Blanton member, Larry T., and is reminded of the very Zen experience of looking at art…. A few years ago I was having lunch with some friends at a local Mexican restaurant when a man named Larry T. pulled up a chair and joined us. He reminded me…

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My first day on the job at The Blanton was August 2, 1999. I remember the date because one of the first things I did in my new position as full-time membership assistant was to create a record for myself in the database. It’s still there, my $35 individual membership from 8/2/99. In just a…

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Blanton staffer Kevin Madden examines his unique role as “techie” in the midst of more arts-minded folks, and the museum’s ongoing commitment to integrating new technologies into the visitor experience…. Although my primary duty at The Blanton is to provide technical support to the staff, as the only “IT person” at the museum I am…

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In this posting, Blanton educator Jennifer Garner relays the wonders and rewards of sharing art with students in our ART CENTRAL program….   This week, we are having our last Art Central tours of the season. For those of you who don’t know about Art Central, it is The Blanton’s multiple-visit school program for fourth…

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