may, 2020

07may(may 7)6:30 pmEvent CancelledFeaturedArtist Talk: Ed RuschaIn conversation with curator Veronica Roberts

Event Details

Join us for this special public program in conjunction with our exhibition Ed Ruscha: Drum Skins. Renowned American artist Ed Ruscha will be joined by Veronica Roberts, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Blanton Museum of Art.

Please note that on Thursdays general admission is free but this event requires a paid ticket. 

Ticket prices are as follows:

Blanton Members: $10 (pre-sale tickets available online beginning April 2, 2020)
UT ID Holders (Faculty/Staff/Students): $5 (tickets available online beginning April 9, 2020)
General Admission: $15 (tickets available online beginning April 9, 2020)

Please note the following:

  • Limit two tickets per purchase please.
  • Bring your membership card or UT ID to the event.
  • Ticket holders will need to redeem their paid receipt by 6:15pm to ensure their seat.
  • Pre-paid ticket sales close at noon the day of the event and remaining or standby tickets may be available at the door starting at 5pm.
  • Ticket purchases are transferable but not refundable.
Buy Tickets Here

If you have an online pre-purchased ticket, please ensure you arrive 20-30 minutes before the talk starts at 6:30pm. If you are unable to come, please email us at

The Contemporary Project exhibition Ed Ruscha: Drum Skins will remain open in the Michener Gallery Building until 6:15pm and the Artist Talk will take place at 6:30pm in the auditorium, located in the Smith Building (directly across from the museum entrance).

The Blanton is located at the intersection of Congress Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Paid parking is available in the Brazos Garage on Brazos Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Parking is $4; bring your ticket with you to the museum to pay.  Also, free parking is usually available across the street in the Bullock Museum after 5:00pm.



(Thursday) 6:30 pm

One Response

  1. Laurie Lehnert says:

    So looking forward to this!

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