Topic: Blanton Museum of Art

Blanton Museum of Art Acquires, Will Build Kelly Design

Feb. 6, 2015

The Blanton Museum of Art announced today that it will acquire and construct Ellsworth Kelly's Austin, a 73-by-60-foot stone building to be sited on the grounds of the Blanton at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Beyond Textbooks: High-tech Tools Help Students Build

Feb. 2, 2015
Beyond Textbooks: High-tech Tools Help Students Build, Create

From robot parts to works of art, maker spaces across the Forty Acres are inspiring students. Check out where students are bringing their ideas to life.

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Explore Artistic Treasures on the Forty Acres

Dec. 3, 2014
Explore Artistic Treasures on the Forty Acres

The University of Texas at Austin offers art exhibits across campus that appeal to aficionados and casual observers alike. Get all the info you need to plan the perfect visit to campus. 

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New Director's Excellence Fund Will Support Blanton Reinstallation Initiative

Nov. 10, 2014

The Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin is establishing the Judy and Charles Tate Director's Excellence Fund to help underwrite reinstallation of the museum's permanent collection.

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Blanton Museum Receives Major Gift

Aug. 28, 2014
Carlos Mérida Guatemala City, 1891  Mexico City, 1985 Abstract , 1953 Glass mosaic on composite matrix. © 2014 Artists Rights

The Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin has been gifted approximately 120 modern and contemporary Latin American artworks from UT alumni Judy and Charles Tate of Houston. In addition, the Tates have made a major contribution toward the endowment that supports the museum's Latin American curatorship.

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