Topic: Simone Wicha

Blanton Museum Presents "Moderno" Exhibition

Oct. 1, 2015
Clara Porset Interior for Living Room.

“Moderno: Design for Living in Brazil, Mexico, and Venezuela, 1940–1978,” opens at the Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin on Oct. 11.

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Blanton Museum Offers Rare Look at Medieval Manuscript

Oct. 1, 2015
Saul Defeats the Ammonites

“The Crusader Bible: A Gothic Masterpiece,” which will be on view at the Blanton Museum of Art starting Dec. 12, is an exhibition of more than 40 unbound pages from one of the most celebrated French illuminated manuscripts of the Middle Ages.

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Blanton Museum Announces Kelly Groundbreaking and Symposium

Sept. 30, 2015
Ellsworth Kelly Austin

The Blanton Museum of Art has announced that it will begin construction of Ellsworth Kelly’s “Austin” in October. A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for Oct. 31, and the building is expected to open to the public in late 2016 or early 2017. 

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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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