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David Ellis Artist in Residence at The University of Texas at Austin

March 2, 2010

New York artist David Ellis, known for his stunning motion paintings, will be in residence at the Visual Arts Center (VAC) from March 22 to April 30 to create an original video commissioned by Landmarks, the public art program at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Photographer Renee Cox Featured in Lecture Series on Art in the Black Diaspora, Oct. 28

Oct. 23, 2008

Event: Presentation by noted photographer Renee Cox, whose work focuses on social issues, including racism and sexism. The Lectures on Art in the Black Diaspora series brings contemporary artists and scholars to The University of Texas at Austin to give free, pub

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Free Public Lecture Series on Art in the Black Diaspora

Sept. 26, 2008

Event: The Lectures on Art in the Black Diaspora series brings contemporary artists and scholars to The University of Texas at Austin to give free, public lectures focusing on how African American art of the black diaspora addresses larger human and artistic ideas. This series will run from September through November with presentations by: cultural critic and author Kobena Mercer, photographer Renee Cox and painter Beverly McIver. Mercer will be the first lecturer in this series. His lecture is titled "What Difference Does Diaspora Make? Art History After Globalization."

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Blanton Museum of Art showcases faculty

April 17, 2008
Blanton Museum of Art showcases faculty

At The University of Texas at Austin, many respected artists of national and international reputation successfully create their own bodies of work while teaching and supervising the work of the next generation of artists.

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