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Slow Looking

Date: 
Thu, 03/16/2017 -
7:30pm to 8:00pm

Slow Looking features 30-minute conversations about a single work of art on view at the museum.

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B scene: Inevitable Warhol Happening

Date: 
Fri, 10/28/2016 - 6:00pm

Andy Warhol said, “one’s company, two’s a crowd, and three’s a party.” We say – come check out our trippy tribute to the Warhol “happenings” of the 1960s. Groove out to the psychedelic sounds of Christian Bland and the Revelators and bask in your own 15 minutes of fame.

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The Blanton’s Midday Music Series

Date: 
Tue, 10/25/2016 - 12:00pm

A collaboration between the UT Butler School of Music and the Blanton exploring the relationship between visual art and music. The Butler Opera Center presents vocal music by Puccini.

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The Blanton’s Third Thursday

Date: 
Thu, 10/20/2016 (All day)

Join us for art and activities at the Blanton’s Third Thursday! Admission is free and the museum stays open through 9pm for a variety of exciting public programs. Check out the schedule below:

12 pm Yoga in the Galleries
Adriene Mishler from Yoga with Adriene leads a free all-levels yoga class in the Blanton atrium. No mat or experience necessary! We recommend arriving early to secure a spot in the class.

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The Blanton’s SoundSpace

Date: 
Sun, 09/25/2016 - 2:00pm

The award-winning series returns with performances inside and outside the museum.

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The Blanton's Third Thursday

Date: 
Thu, 09/15/2016 (All day)

Join us for art and activities at the Blanton’s Third Thursday! Admission is free and the museum stays open through 9pm for a variety of exciting public programs. Check out the schedule below:

12 pm Yoga in the Galleries
Adriene Mishler from Yoga with Adriene leads a free all-levels yoga class in the Blanton atrium. No mat or experience necessary! We recommend arriving early to secure a spot in the class.

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Music at the Blanton

Date: 
Tue, 11/24/2015 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

12pm Midday Music Series: Butler School of Music Jazz composers premiere original compositions in response to contemporary art.

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Midday Music at the Blanton: Peter and the Wolf [Pedro y el Lobo]

Date: 
Tue, 07/29/2014 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Don’t miss a special bilingual staging of 'Peter and the Wolf [Pedro y el Lobo],' featuring a woodwind quintet. Narrated by KUT’s Nathan Bernier and Veronica Zaragovia. Co-presented with Austin Chamber Music Center.

A collaboration between the Butler School of Music and the Blanton Museum of Art, exploring connections between art and a variety of musical genres.

Included with museum admission.

Blanton Talks: A Conversation with the Curators of Imperial Augsburg

Date: 
Sat, 10/05/2013 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Freyda Spira (Metropolitan Museum of Art) and Gregory Jecmen (National Gallery of Art), curators of Imperial Augsburg: Renaissance Prints and Drawings 1475-1540, discuss the exhibition.

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Blanton Museum Contemporary Artist Panel: Fascination with Realism

Date: 
Thu, 06/20/2013 -
6:00pm to 7:15pm

Three leading figures in contemporary art, Keith Edmier, Peter Rostovsky, and Isaac Layman, will discuss their diverse works included in the Blanton’s summer exhibition Lifelike,  in a conversation with the exhibition’s curator, Siri Engberg of the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, Minn. The panel will explore artists’ fascination with realism and the ways in which its been integrated into contemporary art from the 1960s to present.

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