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A view of four pieces by Diedrick Brackens, made out of woven cotton and acrylic yarn and silk organza,

Six Must-See Exhibitions in 2020

Six Must-See Exhibitions in 2020 December 16, 2019 by Lizabel Stella Back to Blog From our cutting-edge Contemporary Project gallery presenting recently-made works by notable multi-disciplinary artists to museum centerpiece exhibitions on view in our Butler gallery space, there’s always something new to see in the museum. We’re here to help you navigate our abundant arts calendar …

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Print by Giorgio Vasari titled "Decorative Border with the Portrait of Cosimo Rosselli"

Working from Fragments: A Closer Look at Two Works in the Blanton’s Collection

Working from Fragments: A Closer Look at Two Works in the Blanton’s Collection November 5, 2019 by Allison Kim Back to Blog Within the Blanton’s collection of more than 16,000 works on paper, there are two that have never been shown in any exhibition to date, leaving most people unaware of their existence. Both objects are small, …

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An ad for hashtag 5 Women Artists. The backs of 3 women's heads

Women’s History Month 2019: #5WomenArtists from the Blanton Collection

Women’s History Month 2019: #5WomenArtists from the Blanton Collection March 18, 2019 by Lizabel Stella Back to Blog Women artists are everywhere, but it’s through the important work of curators, writers, and international institutions, to name a few, that we actually get to learn about them and their work. Since 2016, the National Museum of Women in the …

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Exhibition View: Ideas in Sensuous Form

Behind the Velvet Curtain: The Makings of the Blanton’s Symbolist Exhibition

Behind the Velvet Curtain: The Makings of the Blanton’s Symbolist Exhibition March 6, 2019 by Vivie Behrens Back to Blog Deep in the Blanton Museum of Art’s exhibition Ideas in Sensuous Form: The International Symbolist Movement, chaste virgins and conniving femmes fatales peer from the bounds of black frames, generating a Symbolist ambiance of desire and mystery. To …

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