🖼️Art in the heart of Austin, Texas. #nowonview: #WordsMatterATX: Latin American Art and Language at the Blanton → bit.ly/wordsmatteratx
Can you name #5WomenArtists? Read our latest blog to learn more about five featured artists from our collection including Claudia del Rio who has works now on view in our #WordsMatterATX exhibition. ☞ bit.ly/2FjIORX #WomensHistoryMonth https://t.co/mlsOQyLFpL
Embrace the #SpringBreak exodus and enjoy some art wanderings around the museum with these exhibitions #nowonview ☞ bit.ly/2I89qE7 #artinaustin https://t.co/3sV4cXDtDX
FREE Performance @ 5:30pm today! [3/21] We're welcoming back @grahamreynolds today for a special performance of music created for @BalletAustin's upcoming world premiere "Grimm Tales." Learn more → bit.ly/2Fk3dq6 #austinlivemusic https://t.co/v7HCG3a4Sh
SLOW LOOKING at Art - 7:30pm today! [3/21] Artist @nataliegfrank has inspired an upcoming production by @BalletAustin titled "Grimm Tales." Join us for a conversation as we discuss two of Frank's drawings #nowonview. Learn more → bit.ly/2CotpOm #freeevent https://t.co/XyQHvA69Rm
Get your dancing shoes on and enjoy some dance-inspired #worksonpaper at our pop-up print show exhibition today for FREE #ThirdThursday! 💃🏻 Learn more → bit.ly/2Flp3ti https://t.co/zkpw7wyEcN
It's Bach's Birthday Month! (try saying that 5 times fast) Celebrate everyone's favorite baroque bae & drop by today at 11:30am to hear Michael Domjan perform as part of @BachInTheSubway 🎻 Learn more →bit.ly/2O8YfPE #bachisback https://t.co/Mx5kJ0cJRC
RT @blantonmuseum: TODAY at the Blanton! Don't forget, it's free admission ALL DAY. 😄#ThirdThursday twitter.com/grahamreynolds…
TODAY at the Blanton! Don't forget, it's free admission ALL DAY. 😄#ThirdThursday twitter.com/grahamreynolds…
RT @Do512Family: On March 30th, enjoy a variety of spoken-word performances & poetry readings in between live music sets from a selection o…
Can you name #5WomenArtists? Read our latest blog to learn more about five featured artists from our collection selected by members of our curatorial team. #WomensHistoryMonth 🖼 Clare Veronica Hope Leighton, “Breaking Camp,” 1931 ☞ bit.ly/2FjIORX #wcw https://t.co/mYQGDw8yX5
Enjoy some music by @grahamreynolds created for @BalletAustin's upcoming world premiere "Grimm Tales" with a special performance tomorrow at FREE admission #ThirdThursday 3/21! Learn more → bit.ly/2Fk3dq6 #austinlivemusic https://t.co/lASdrlvMmI
SLOW LOOKING at Art - 7:30pm 3/21 Artist @nataliegfrank has inspired an upcoming production by @BalletAustin titled "Grimm Tales." Join us for a thoughtful conversation as we discuss two of Frank's drawings #nowonview. Learn more → bit.ly/2CotpOm #freeevent https://t.co/hXTR9SzWpm
It's Bach's Birthday Month! (try saying that 5 times fast) Celebrate everyone's favorite baroque bae & drop by FREE admission #ThirdThursday 3/21 at 11am this week when Michael Domjan will perform as part of @BachInTheSubway 🎻 Learn more →bit.ly/2O8YfPE #wegotyourbach https://t.co/CEPReZG6sJ
Opera Fans REJOICE! 🎶 Join us next week for a special performance of scenes from Tchaikovsky’s libretto “Eugene Onegin” by @ButlerSOM's Opera Center. Learn more → bit.ly/2Fj48XG https://t.co/50MTZUPB4E
Can you name #5WomenArtists? Read our latest blog to learn more about five featured artists from our collection selected by members of our curatorial team. #WomensHistoryMonth 🖼 Alison Saar, “Lost Boys,” 2008 #nowonview ☞ bit.ly/2FjIORX https://t.co/nl47q6GT7V
RT @Sofolove: Lucky to get to spend a few months hanging out at the @blantonmuseum for this one. My @TheAlcalde piece on how @UTAustin beca…
RT @UTexasMoody: #TEXASMoody: What are your plans for spring break? If you are staying on campus next week, visit Ellsworth Kelly's Austin…
RT @AustinChronicle: Kambui Olujimi's solo exhibition at the @blantonmuseum shows how those in power make sure the world runs on their watc…
Proud to be one of the university museums recognized as "raising the cultural bar" @UTAustin! Read more via @nytimes → nyti.ms/2W2hVaV #artinaustin https://t.co/xLwjWh52NW
We are deeply saddened to share news about the death of Okwui Enwezor, the Advising Curator for our recent exhibition on view "Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design." Learn more about his illustrious career via @artnet → bit.ly/2W3AET9
RT @Do512Family: Kick off Spring with a FREE day-to-night community festival @blantonmuseum's Block Party March 30th. Check out live music,…
RT @joelvmills: Third time (lucky) in #Austin and finally made it to @blantonmuseum The Living Need Light, The Dead Need Music, a poignant…
Have you seen "Zulu Time" by Brooklyn artist Kambui Olujimi yet? Read more about our Contemporary Project exhibition via @AustinChronicle here. Open through July 14, 2019 → bit.ly/2VW7VzN #artinaustin
RT @txculturaltrust: Great to see the @blantonmuseum in this feature on premiere arts institutions on college campuses. #TXCulturalTrust…
RT @MrsReed_167: It’s a beautiful day in Austin for a picnic lunch before our tour of the @blantonmuseum 🥰 #5thgrade #fieldtrippin #artsint…
RT @salvagevanguard: Auditions for Casta by @heckleher are next Tuesday night. Email headshot and resume to jenny@salvagevanguard.org to su…
CURATOR TALK @ 12noon today! [3/14] Join our free #curatortalk today and hear Gustavo Tudisco discuss the extensive silverwork collection at @museofernandezb in Buenos Aires, Argentina. More info → bit.ly/2EZvS3x #spanishcolonialart #arthistory https://t.co/gQ0TGmekyO
Proud to one of the university museums recognized as "raising the cultural bar" @UTAustin! Read more via @nytimes → nyti.ms/2W2hVaV #artinaustin https://t.co/NedY2j1D9S
CURATOR TALK @ 12noon 3/14 Don't miss our free #curatortalk tomorrow when we'll hear Gustavo Tudisco discuss the extensive silverwork collection at @museofernandezb in Buenos Aires, Argentina. RSVP here → bit.ly/2EZvS3x #spanishcolonialart #arthistory https://t.co/nPvlflqv2P
RT @aogarza: Great read from @TexasExes @TheAlcalde: How @UTAustin Became Home to One of the Nation’s Largest Collections of Latin American…
CURATOR TALK @ 12noon 3/14 Don't miss our free #curatortalk this Thursday when we'll hear Gustavo Tudisco discuss the extensive silverwork collection at @museofernandezb in Buenos Aires, Argentina. RSVP here → bit.ly/2EZvS3x #spanishcolonialart #arthistory https://t.co/TuRsnJlyvU
FILM #NOWONVIEW 📽 The Living Need Light, The Dead Need Music Avoid the #SXSW chaos and sneak away to see our newest installation by Vietnam and California-based art collective "The Propeller Group." Learn more → bit.ly/2NOeaD3 https://t.co/hFxxds82Vn
RT @USTravelESTO: 10 reasons to extend your #esto19 stay in @VisitAustinTX: #10: Take a stroll on Congress Ave to see @mexic_arte, the Sta…
ATTENTION THESPIANS! @salvagevanguard are holding auditions 3/19 for "Casta" which will be performed as part of our program offering in conjunction with upcoming exhibition " Painted Cloth: Fashion and Ritual in Colonial Latin America." More info → bit.ly/2ERCLnw https://t.co/BCHqlAI50R
RT @TexasExes: The new issue of @TheAlcalde hit member mailboxes! Inside you'll find @blantonmuseum's Latin American art collection, the fi…
We are saddened to share this news about former @UTAustin president Bill Powers, an inspirational leader who championed the important role of the arts on campus and was a staunch believer in the power of art to transform lives. twitter.com/UTAustin/statu…
RT @SaulPaul: 🚨SAVE THE DATE🚨 I will be peforming at the @blantonmuseum on 03.30.19 for The Blanton Block Party! ow.ly/2ndv30nWJXT
THE CHANGING ROLE OF #WOMENINTHEARTS, 12:30pm today [3/11] Browsing art-related #SXSW sessions? Here's one to add to your schedule! Veronica Roberts, our Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, is a featured speaker. More info → bit.ly/2Hj9wM1 #ArtatSXSW
📽The Living Need Light, The Dead Need Music #nowonview In between #SXSWfilm sessions, venture into our Film & Video gallery to catch our newest installation by Vietnam and California-based art collective "The Propeller Group." Learn more → bit.ly/2NOeaD3 https://t.co/Xr6zWVXtkw
ICYMI Take a peek behind the velvet curtain and learn about the #exhibitiondesign process for "Ideas in Sensuous Form: The International Symbolist Movement." Closes this weekend 3/10! → bit.ly/2ET6Y5D #newblog https://t.co/4W5rMyGG9g
"You never know what’s going to inspire somebody to dig deeper...I think that’s what art does." ICYMI Read @thealcalde interview feat. the curators of our current exhibition "Words/Matter: #LatinAmericanArt and Language at the Blanton." → bit.ly/2ELDLtm #wordsmatteratx
“We have some amazing women artists and our goal is to represent them.” On #InternationalWomensDay, see some brilliant works by #womenartists Mira Schendel, Gego, Jacl Leirner, & Liliana Porter in our exhibition #WordsMatterATX. → bit.ly/2sg8gk8 #LatinAmericanArt https://t.co/3wRCedvLE9
Take a peek behind the velvet curtain and learn about the #exhibitiondesign process for "Ideas in Sensuous Form: The International Symbolist Movement." Closes this weekend 3/10! → bit.ly/2ET6Y5D #newblog https://t.co/D7ZkKTmei9
Thanks for the shout-out @CultureTrip! We ❤️ our #MuseumShop and are excited to see it's been highlighted as a top place in Austin for souvenirs and #giftideas! #SXSW visitors, drop by and see for yourselves! bit.ly/2EM11Y6
ARTIST CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS! #LatinAmericanArt continues to be highlighted across Texas, with an artist call by @GTArtWorks now open! Enter your artwork for upcoming exhibition "Nosotros" at Georgetown Art Center. Learn more → bit.ly/2HePX7s https://t.co/g0PHFaidMJ
FREE EVENT: ARTIST TALK @ 12 noon today [3/7] Learn more about the life and work of featured #WordsMatterATX artist Alejandro Diaz. Learn more → bit.ly/2Um8KS0 #artisttalk https://t.co/GCrbNdwpJz
ATTENTION THESPIANS! @salvagevanguard are holding auditions 3/19 for "Casta" which will be performed as part of our program offering in conjunction with upcoming exhibition " Painted Cloth: Fashion and Ritual in Colonial Latin America." More info → bit.ly/2ERCLnw https://t.co/7ANNVmDvb1
If you're interested to learn more about our "Doing Social Justice" program, you can find more info here → bit.ly/2NWan5T #SWSWEdu twitter.com/stevenhodas/st…
RT @TheArtNewspaper: Top six acquisitions of the month: from a totemic Klansman to the art of colonial Latin America https://t.co/zSl77YIOl…
Come by @sxswEDU @ 1:30PM today [3/6] to learn about ways to discuss #socialjustice with students. Our Museum Educator @Sabrina_Blanton will highlight how she uses art to approach this subject, alongside @ADLAustin's @jbontke. Learn more → bit.ly/2BiiNjG #SXSWEdu
"You never know what’s going to inspire somebody to dig deeper...I think that’s what art does." Read @thealcalde interview featuring the curators of our current exhibition "Words/Matter: #LatinAmericanArt and Language at the Blanton." → bit.ly/2ELDLtm #wordsmatteratx
RT @SELdarla: Feeling inspired by 2 days of Student Leadership Symposiums that connected 17 elem schools & 200 students! Thank you @blanton…
British photographer #JuliaMargaretCameron was 48 yrs old when she first started using a camera. See these works on loan from @ransomcenter in our exhibition "Ideas in Sensuous Form." Closes 3/10/19 → bit.ly/2H9urBc #5WomenArtists #WomensHistoryMonth https://t.co/nHz1CrChia
If you haven't yet visited our "Words/Matter: #LatinAmericanArt and Language at the Blanton" exhibition, take a sneak peek courtesy of @latinxspaces. Open through May 26, 2019 → bit.ly/2C2xFD0 #wordsmatteratx https://t.co/QZ84SghA3w
RT @salvagevanguard: 34 creative artists will be hired to work on Casta by Adrienne Dawes. AND Performances of Casta are sponsored by the @…
Happy Friday, Y'all! Our #AmplifyAustin campaign is gaining momentum and we're still actively seeking pledges to help support our educational programs. Learn more about our goals and make a donation here → bit.ly/2Ew4tpI #ilivehereigivehere https://t.co/RQ87oPCR27
#AmplifyATX kicks off at 6pm and we'll be giving an #EllsworthKelly notebook and pin to our next four donors! Help us continue to bring art to all and achieve our goal with a donation. Make your pledge here → bit.ly/2Ew4tpI #ilivehereigivehere 📷 @bigredmuse https://t.co/9ygQWApJry
These artists are making marks on #arthistory through their inspiring art, photography, sculpture, and performance. Read more about the most influential living African-American artists in this list via @artsy → bit.ly/2VitEl4 #blackhistorymonth https://t.co/3J5A4ywAHL
FREE GALLERY TALK: Ideas in Sensuous Form 12:30pm today [2/28] Join us for a special tour exploring works by the international Symbolist movement, led by the exhibition curator, Claire Howard. Learn more → bit.ly/2tpWPXH #arttour https://t.co/A8QqQlTdB3
FREE GALLERY TALK: Ideas in Sensuous Form 12:30pm tomorrow [2/28] Enjoy this special tour exploring works by the international Symbolist movement, led by the exhibition curator, Claire Howard. Learn more → bit.ly/2tpWPXH #arttour https://t.co/h2U2VTzKnK
The Blanton at @sxswEDU 🏫 If you're looking for ways to discuss #socialjustice with students, learn how @Sabrina_Blanton uses art to approach this subject, alongside @ADLAustin @jbontke and Austin AISD's David Levee. Learn more → bit.ly/2BiiNjG #SXSWEdu
The week of #AmplifyATX has arrived! Help support our family programs so we can continue to bring art to ALL! @ILH_IGH officially kicks off Thursday 2/28 but donations are being accepted now. Donate here → bit.ly/2Ew4tpI #ilivehereigivehere https://t.co/XZFGtc5qMD
SOUNDS FROM LATIN AMERICA, 12pm today [2/26] Enjoy a lunchtime concert today, courtesy of the @ButlerSOM's Guitar Program. Learn more → bit.ly/2U8WtQP https://t.co/1UxvFgBwy0
Our current exhibition "Words/Matter" isn't the only #LatinAmericanArt show getting attention in the U.S. Check out these listings via @guardian → bit.ly/2H0CkZJ #wordsmatteratx
If you missed #Density512's performance last night, fear not! Enjoy a concert performance inspired by #EllsworthKelly's Austin by the Austin-based music collective this Sunday 2/24. Learn more → bit.ly/2BwlZrO https://t.co/WrGsxeQhIN
What role can a museum play in helping to foster an understanding of culture? Our Museum Educator @Sabrina_Blanton explores some techniques in this @musedroundtable #blogpost → bit.ly/2V9Qqvy #teachingmatters
RT @terremoto_mx: «Words/Matter: Latin American Art and Language» At @blantonmuseum "[...] an exhibition that examines how modern and cont…
RT @raisingaustin: We're so excited that Spring Break and @sxsw are not the same week. We might be the only ones. It gives families an oppo…
CLOSING SOON - Drum Solo [Solo de Tambor] by #LilianaPorter Don't miss this playful animation featuring a quirky cast of toy-like characters. Closes February 24, 2019 → bit.ly/2zjcADd #womenartists https://t.co/bVmqEw7EqE
KELLY AT THE BLANTON 5:30-8:30pm today [2/21] Check out wonderful works on paper at a special pop-up print show all centered around the iconic "Austin" by #EllsworthKelly. Event info → bit.ly/2GQjCDS #freeevent https://t.co/ZlwrLOVeY5
FREE WORLD PREMIERE PERFORMANCE! 6:30pm today [2/21] Don't miss the first of two concerts by Austin-based music collective #Density512! Learn more → bit.ly/2GSqBMI #austinlivemusic https://t.co/1TxLMReYei
WORDS/MATTER: Public Tour 12:30pm today [2/21] Join our exhibition #arttour and explore how Latin American contemporary artists have found key tools for communicating messages of a personal, poetic, or political nature. More info → bit.ly/2Nbsl4A #freeevent https://t.co/IjswhEzboh
#ThirdThursday at the Blanton is BACK! Look forward to: ☞ FREE admission. All.Day.Long. ☞ Art tours, a pop-up print show, and live music courtesy of #Density512 ☞ 🍕&🍷for $5. Enough said. See full listings here → bit.ly/2CKVptX https://t.co/fgDGWrHPeB
Feeling stressed? 😱 Say goodbye to bad vibes and enjoy some mindful weaving with us tomorrow at free #ThirdThursday. This event takes place 7-8pm in our Meredith Lounge. Learn more → bit.ly/2GSdXgo #wednesdaymotivation https://t.co/oCDB8Ya8dY
Celebrate the one-year anniversary of #EllsworthKelly's "Austin" with 20% off ALL Kelly-related merchandise throughout February! Discount applied at checkout in our Museum Shop. More info → bit.ly/2sZRRk0 https://t.co/6Hu6JRA4ga
"The Avant-Garde Networks of Amauta: Argentina, Mexico, and Peru in the 1920s" opens at @museoreinasofia today! This exhibited was co-curated by our #LatinAmericanArt curator Beverly Adams and will travel to the Blanton 02/20. Learn more via @e_flux → bit.ly/2TPAWwp https://t.co/PGvUFUDflj
RT @txculturaltrust: 🙌 for the @blantonmuseum. 🙏for the tremendous gift from the Moody Foundation. Over the 🌜that the transformation will b…
CLOSING SOON - Drum Solo [Solo de Tambor] by #LilianaPorter Don't miss this playful animation featuring a quirky cast of toy-like characters. Closes February 24, 2019 → bit.ly/2zjcADd #womenartists https://t.co/o1UKprgTvB
RT @birzer: John Lundborn Power Trio @blantonmuseum #blantonsoundspace #blantonmuseum #austin #theramin #tiltshift #wordplay #soundspace ht…
According to scientific research, visitors at an art gallery spend an average of just 27 seconds in front of each exhibit. Take your time over a single work of art and experience #slowlooking with us at #ThirdThursday 2/21. Learn more → bit.ly/2HNG826 https://t.co/rCd4YMtCyp
Almost 150,000 visitors later, it's been #oneyearagotoday since ⚡️ #EllsworthKelly's "Austin" opened to the public! We're in nostalgic mode over our Twitter moment from last year. 😍 🌈 #kellyattheblanton twitter.com/i/moments/9584…
#TGIF, folks! Here are two things to look forward to this Sunday [2/17]: 🎵 #BlantonSoundSpace returns with "Word/Play" 2-4pm → bit.ly/2tllLPV 🖼 Our new exhibition #WordsMatterATX officially opens for your viewing pleasure → bit.ly/wordsmatteratx See you SOON! https://t.co/SmSVNI62vt
Make Friday your #carpediem day and join us at 2pm today for a FREE workshop led by prize-winning poet @annelysegelman! Learn more → bit.ly/2EbOayi #austinevents https://t.co/LfZtFiuw6o
CLOSING SOON - Drum Solo [Solo de Tambor] by #LilianaPorter Don't miss this playful animation featuring a quirky cast of toy-like characters. Closes February 24, 2019 → bit.ly/2zjcADd #womenartists https://t.co/BUIgQ1huJh
ATTN Aspiring Poets! ✍️ Join us tomorrow at 2pm for a FREE workshop led by prize-winning poet @annelysegelman held in conjunction with our upcoming #BlantonSoundSpace concert! Learn more → bit.ly/2EbOayi #austinevents https://t.co/H2M4BM1qm1
One of our favorite couples #nowonview in the museum. "Romance" by Thomas Hart Benton #ValentinesDay2019 → collection.blantonmuseum.org/Obj14564?sid=1… https://t.co/2rBZiSLVTg
One of our favorite couples #nowonview in the museum. "Romance" by Thomas Hart Benson #ValentinesDay2019 → collection.blantonmuseum.org/Obj14564?sid=1… https://t.co/FrCeqaUlMl
RT @TexasConnect2: Looking for a special place to take your sweetheart during lunch hour or before dinner tonight? How about one of our gre…
Tune into #JohnAielli's Eklektikos show on @KUTX 8-8:30am tomorrow morning to hear @SparkerlyMusic & @Lottapalooza talk about our #BlantonSoundSpace event taking place this Sunday (2/17)! → bit.ly/2tjORiP https://t.co/CBS9WNG7HT
According to scientific research, visitors at an art gallery spend an average of just 27 seconds in front of each exhibit. Take your time over a single work of art and experience #slowlooking with us at #ThirdThursday 2/21. Learn more → bit.ly/2HNG826 https://t.co/UcXOjzOJTv
You know what goes well with a cup of joe? The dulcet tones of #JohnAielli. Tune into @KUTX 8-8:30am this morning to hear @SparkerlyMusic & @Lottapalooza talk about our #BlantonSoundSpace event taking place this Sunday (2/17)! Tune in live here → bit.ly/2tjORiP https://t.co/Nr68o54e2X
RT @ArtTalkHawaii: Ellsworth Kelly space at ⁦@blantonmuseum⁩ in Austin. https://t.co/oRmrn5y8uJ
“One thing is clear to me: we, as human beings, must be willing to accept people who are different from ourselves.” Remembering #BarbaraJordan, the first African-American elected to the Texas State Senate. 🖼 by Carl Dixon → bit.ly/2BkgjB4 #BlackHistoryMonth https://t.co/vlYNw4rm5x
RT @Glasstire: The Moody Foundation to award $20 million gift to @blantonmuseum in Austin to transform the museum’s exterior spaces. Overse…
Can less #socialmedia encourage a better appreciation of art? @artsy investigates. → bit.ly/2TCdGSx https://t.co/93yHtl28gu
RT @UTAustin: Since opening more than 50 years ago, @blantonmuseum has been at the forefront of collecting modern and contemporary Latin Am…
RT @AustinChronicle: The @blantonmuseum's latest exhibition spotlights symbolism without the need for an arts degree. https://t.co/oXicHHb1…
RT @sightlinesmag1: Moody Foundation gives $20 million to Blanton Museum of Art @blantonmuseum sightlinesmag.org/moody-foundati… https://t.co/Qv04A1N…
Tonight we are thrilled to announce a $20M gift from the #MoodyFoundation to reimagine & transform our grounds. We’re deeply grateful for this historic gift, which will support development of a new master plan that furthers our vision for innovative, world-class art experiences. https://t.co/3LOe7TyrzR
Tonight we are thrilled to announce a $20M gift from the #MoodyFoundation to reimagine & transform our grounds. We’re deeply grateful for this historic gift, which will support development of a new master plan that furthers our vision for innovative, world-class art experiences. https://t.co/ahX9Zqn5YU
ICYMI Read about our recent acquisition of the Roberta and Richard Huber collection, containing 119 paintings, sculptures, furniture, and silverwork from the Spanish and Portuguese Americas. More details via @nytimes → nyti.ms/2DTjKkf #LatinAmericanArt https://t.co/p3PtTw75r6
 
 
 
 
 
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