🖼️Art in the heart of Austin, Texas. Home to “Austin” by #EllsworthKelly Temporarily closed but you can #MuseumFromHome by visiting our website 👩‍💻
RT @sightlinesmag1: We've rebooted our Weekly Line-up, now with online/virtual efforts of Austin artists & orgs: @BalletAustin @blantonmuse…
How can the art museum support medical education? Learn more about how we help @DellMedSchool students practice empathy and resilience by visits to the museum. → bit.ly/3avbftn https://t.co/FTTSdi8wfK
Thanks for the shout-out @austin360! See y'all online :-] #MuseumFromHome bit.ly/39FyO1h
Congrats to Neil Fauerso of @Glasstire for winning a $50,000 art writing prize from the Rabkin Foundation! We love seeing Texas writers represented alongside the country's best! 👏 bit.ly/2UzCayO
RT @florbazzano: Great conversation about Chicanx and Latinx printmaking by Tomás Ybarra-Frausto, Gilberto Cárdenas, and Amelia Malagamba A…
We thank our partners at @DellMedSchool for all they do to keep our community safe! Learn more about how our partnership is cultivating empathy, resilience, and mindfulness in med students via our blog post by our education director Ray Williams → bit.ly/3avbftn https://t.co/6Ub3ITlIsI
Celebrate #InternationalChildrensBookDay and add these 5 Art-Related Reads to your list! 📚 Featuring brilliant books by @javaka_steptoe, @Lehrhaupt, Bob Raczka, @fisabelcampoy & @theresaahowell, and @chrishaughton → bit.ly/2JzrOss https://t.co/cTSoqQhKtB
What would some of art history's greatest masterpieces look like through a #socialdistancing perspective? José Manuel Ballester helps us imagine, via @artnet bit.ly/2JmE6nV
Need some more #bookideas to keep young minds entertained? We can help with that! Check out five faves picked by our museum educator Monique O'Neil, in celebration of #InternationalChildrensBookDay 📚 bit.ly/2JzrOss https://t.co/lM25UmVL64
How can contemporary art be used as a tool to help young people learn about challenging periods in history? See how we answered this question in a special collaboration with @facinghistory and @AustinISDbit.ly/2y5hXYD #teachingmatters
Today we're using this print by artist/doctor Eric Avery to acknowledge the selfless front line work of healthcare workers during #COVID19. #MuseumsThankHealthHeroes Learn more about the print here → bit.ly/2JqrgVA #MuseumFromHome https://t.co/7VijGB1q9g
Thanks to digitization, there are many ways for you to #artwhereyouare. Check out this close-looking experience around artwork "Madam C.J. Walker" by @syclarkart created by @googlearts → bit.ly/2wpIrDR #MuseumFromHome https://t.co/XQ0NAsE7jl
"...I have no idea how something is going to resonate when I’m producing it. I just don’t. And that’s okay.” Happy Birthday, Jeffrey Gibson! 🎂Read more about how he found the strength to keep making art after almost giving up 10 years ago, via @artnet→ bit.ly/39rqmTv
Happy Birthday, #Bach! Every year, we look forward to a live performance by @UTAustin's Dr. Michael Domjan as part of #bachinthesubways2020. This year, enjoy a pre-recorded tribute by him instead! 🎻 →bit.ly/39uoA3C #MuseumfromHome
It's [still] #WomensHistoryMonth, y'all! Discover #5WomenArtists from our print collection in our newest blog post → bit.ly/blanton5WA2020 #MuseumFromHome https://t.co/0lC9gPe2G4
A creative way to keep the kids AND parents entertained! 🤣 via @cbsaustin bit.ly/3dzyUuN
During your #stayathomechallenge, check out our #BlantonBlockParty Spotify playlist! Listen to music by @theselflesslovers & many more here → spoti.fi/3ajMq3G https://t.co/TfxMcVDB8f
RT @LiberalArtsUT: UT has created a fund to help students affected by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Gifts will be matched 1:1 by the Unive…
We're sad that #BlantonBlockParty won't be happening this weekend BUT you can still party at home by listening to our Spotify playlist! Hear #BartonHillsChoir and many more → spoti.fi/3ajMq3G #TexasMusic https://t.co/E7YVvmy6uD
RT @gabbynikki: My first for @TexasHighways: #StayHome and “visit” these five awesome Texas-based museums👉🏾@MFAH, @WitteMuseum, @themodernf…
Listen to our #BlantonBlockParty Spotify playlist to hear some great #Texasmusic, including @dub.equis and more → spoti.fi/3ajMq3G https://t.co/PNEiwZ7j0p
The #CoronaVirus pandemic is hitting so many of us economically. Check out these useful resources for artists, arts organizations and arts professionals via @sightlinesmag1 → bit.ly/2U4eySk https://t.co/rGmHvfakqk
Thanks to digitization, there are many ways for you to #artwhereyouare. Check out this close-looking experience around artwork "Madam C.J. Walker" by @syclarkart created by @googlearts → bit.ly/2wpIrDR #MuseumFromHome https://t.co/0SwN1w2mky
We wish we could be celebrating our annual #BlantonBlockParty with you this weekend but instead, stream our Spotify playlist! Hear music from @comolasmovies and more here → spoti.fi/3ajMq3G #stayathomechallenge #TexasMusic https://t.co/sh2S0ToB7E
Host your own private #BlantonBlockParty by streaming our Spotify playlist with featured artists! 🎧 Hear music by @HenryInvisible & more and support #TexasMusic → spoti.fi/3ajMq3G #stayathomechallenge https://t.co/ptt6QpQ1RM
How do you connect with art when your fave museums are closed? Hashtags! #MuseumFromHome and more with these recommendations by @TheArtNewspaper → bit.ly/2QKys35 [add #ArtWhereYouAre to this list 😉]
It's [still] #WomensHistoryMonth, y'all! Discover #5WomenArtists from our print collection in our newest blog post → bit.ly/blanton5WA2020 #MuseumFromHome https://t.co/HlWnAiMOSW
At least they can't cancel spring! 🌼 An important message from British artist David Hockney via @TheArtNewspaper bit.ly/2vL2QCW
RT @corrinrenee: Love the emails @blantonmuseum is sending to help #MuseumFromHome. Today is taking a closer look at a pastel flower drawin…
We'll be having our own #BlantonBlockParty at home this week and streaming this Spotify playlist! Check out music by @carriemusictx & more and support #TexasMusic → spoti.fi/3ajMq3G https://t.co/k1s8SFkIO8
Even though our #BlantonBlockParty won't take place this week, experience it at home instead! Check out music by @loscoast & more on our Spotify playlist and support #TexasMusic → spoti.fi/3ajMq3G https://t.co/7Z6Xd6XqL2
Even though our #BlantonBlockParty won't take place this week, experience it at home instead! Check out music by @loscoastsounds & more on our Spotify playlist and support #TexasMusic → spoti.fi/3ajMq3G https://t.co/Y7dw3Z7Pf0
RT @LandmarksUT: @blantonmuseum @Mexic_Arte @ContemporaryATX @WTWGallery @umlaufsculpture @ransomcenter @galleries_at_ut @BigMedium Thanks,…
A special delivery #MuseumBouquet to some of our ATX friends @Mexic_Arte @ContemporaryATX @WTWGallery @umlaufsculpture @LandmarksUT @ransomcenter @galleries_at_ut @BigMedium Looking forward to less socially-distanced times! #ArtWhereYouAre💐 bit.ly/33J8pOM https://t.co/NvG6nUgMX9
RT @TwitterMoments: Art museums and galleries across North America are sharing photos and paintings of flowers with each other to brighten…
Find out how "Austin" came to Austin by watching exclusive video interviews and footage on our online resource. The perfect way to #MuseumatHome 👩‍💻 The story unfolds here → bit.ly/austinindepth #kellyatheblanton https://t.co/9thWEwX0HR
With #SpringBreak extended, parents need more ways to keep the kids occupied at home! Check out these suggestions via @AustinChronicle including a "Don’t Mess With Texas" Art Contest. → bit.ly/3bcwcsV
The #CoronaVirus pandemic is hitting so many of us economically. Check out these useful resources for artists, arts organizations and arts professionals via @sightlinesmag1 → bit.ly/2U4eySk https://t.co/DpeLbmoyLm
We're sad that the #BlantonBlockParty won't be taking place this week BUT you can still experience it at home! Check out music by @thelectricjoint & more on our Spotify playlist and support #TexasMusic → spoti.fi/3ajMq3G https://t.co/i57vxEv3nK
Once the official sculptor in the court of the last Habsburg king, Luisa Roldán is easily the most famous sculptor you’ve never heard of. Read more via @LydiaPyne in @hyperallergic → bit.ly/2U72CQ7 #5WomenArtists #WomensHistoryMonth
How do you connect with art when your fave museums are closed? Hashtags! #MuseumAtHome and more with these recommendations by @TheArtNewspaper → bit.ly/2QKys35 [add #ArtWhereYouAre to this list 😉]
With #SpringBreak extended, parents need more ways to keep the kids occupied at home! Check out these suggestions via @AustinChronicle including a "Don’t Mess With Texas" Art Contest. → bit.ly/3bcwcsV
Thanks to digitization, there are many ways for you to #artwhereyouare. Check out this close-looking experience around artwork "Madam C.J. Walker" by @syclarkart created by @googlearts → bit.ly/2wpIrDR #MuseumatHome https://t.co/VXFq330keP
>>>>>IMPORTANT UPDATE FROM OUR DIRECTOR<<<<< For updates, please visit our website → bit.ly/blantonmuseum https://t.co/IHAsnRwq9d
The #CoronaVirus pandemic is hitting so many of us economically. Check out these useful resources for artists, arts organizations and arts professionals via @sightlinesmag1 → bit.ly/2U4eySk https://t.co/gV57lWAfTs
How do you connect with art when your fave museums are closed? Hashtags! #MuseumAtHome and more with these recommendations by @TheArtNewspaper → bit.ly/2QKys35 [add #ArtWhereYouAre to this list 😉]
The #CoronaVirus pandemic is hitting so many of us economically. Check out these useful resources for artists, arts organizations and arts professionals via @sightlinesmag1 → bit.ly/2U4eySk https://t.co/7O1ZJc1gGX
Are you rising to the #stayathomechallenge? Take in some of the pleasures of household life in art thanks to @artnet → bit.ly/2QhjWiH #artwhereyouare https://t.co/vonktDHY03
Find out how "Austin" came to Austin by watching exclusive video interviews and footage on our online resource. The perfect way to #MuseumatHome 👩‍💻 The story unfolds here → bit.ly/austinindepth #kellyatheblanton https://t.co/dIf5EEDcON
Are you rising to the #stayathomechallenge? Take in some of the pleasures of household life in art thanks to @artnet → bit.ly/2QhjWiH #artwhereyouare https://t.co/mEeNBt54Au
PROGRESS! ✊ A new museum entirely devoted to the history of women has been approved! Read more about it via @Museumnext → bit.ly/33qkfND #WomensHistoryMonth https://t.co/KLgcnYcjJr
RT @hyperallergic: If you’re feeling hungry for art while you’re stranded at home, 2,500 world-class museums and galleries that are now off…
RT @hyperallergic: Once the official sculptor in the court of the last Habsburg king, Luisa Roldán is easily the most famous sculptor you’v…
>>>>>IMPORTANT UPDATE<<<<< For updates, please visit our website → bit.ly/blantonmuseum https://t.co/eWG4X3lTyz
Learn more about the allure of drumheads and double-negatives in this @sightlinesmag1 review of our current exhibition "Ed Ruscha: Drum Skins." → bit.ly/38klj6E #RuschaDrumSkins
>>>IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT<<< For updates, please visit our website → bit.ly/visitorguideli… If you have any questions or concerns that you’d like to share with us, please feel free to contact us on info@blantonmuseum.org https://t.co/fLaqZQqwqF
“It is all but impossible to think of an artist from the 1920s who was not linked, even if only in passing, to some political cause.” Learn more about the art and ideas presented in our current exhibition #AmautaATX via @hyperallergic bit.ly/2VYLnS6
Welcome to the '20s... like you've never seen them before. ✊ bit.ly/AmautaATX #AmautaATX https://t.co/4NPPMmCKfw
There's always something new to see in our galleries, including this ssssss-superb new acquisition on view by @UTAustin alumna Emily Mae Smith titled "Temptation Island." 🐍 #wcw See it now in our Modern and Contemporary art galleries. https://t.co/moKkLbhanz
Check out this great list of #WomenArtists by @artsy! We're honored to have "Parade," 2007 by Mequitta Ahuja, currently on view. bit.ly/2x3VA5w #WomensHistoryMonth https://t.co/TkvgrHPjJ5
Our installation team works extensively to preserve our works of art, from temperature regulation to limiting light exposure. Find out how the art world is turning to scientific analysis of pigment to help inform conservation methods via @nytimes → nyti.ms/38c01b7
A need for radical change sparked a social movement in 1920s Latin America, explored in depth in our current exhibition "The Avant-garde Networks of Amauta." Learn more about it in this @AustinChronicle review → bit.ly/2PQueq8 #AmautaATX
11am-11pm SAT. MARCH 28, 2020 Don't miss the best FREE day-to-night festival of the year! 💃🏻 Art, Music, Food, and Fun for all the family! Learn more → blantonblockparty.org https://t.co/sxUQgs96ud
Learn more about the allure of drumheads and double-negatives in this @sightlinesmag1 review of our current exhibition "Ed Ruscha: Drum Skins." → bit.ly/38klj6E #RuschaDrumSkins
A need for radical change sparked a social movement in 1920s Latin America, explored in depth in our current exhibition "The Avant-garde Networks of Amauta." Learn more about it in this @AustinChronicle review → bit.ly/2PQueq8 #AmautaATX
On #AmplifyAustin day, your generosity supports our educational mission to serve as a cultural pillar to the Austin community. Learn more and donate now → bit.ly/AmplifyBlanton… #ilivehereigivehere https://t.co/jPQYnKIOnD
Austin's annual day of giving has officially kicked off! Help our educational mission and make a donation today that will directly impact our K-12 visitors. ✨ Click here to learn more and visit our #AmplifyATX Page → bit.ly/AmplifyBlanton… #ilivehereigivehere https://t.co/PhMpz3EvHK
HURRAY, it's #AmplifyAustin day! We're one of over 750 non-profits participating in this generous day of giving. Your gift will directly impact K-12 students and help shape our next generation of citizens and leaders! Learn more → bit.ly/AmplifyBlanton… #ilivehereigivehere https://t.co/1X36EQOZtK
For 40+ years, we've worked with @AustinISD and Central Texas schools and teachers to provide inspiring art experiences to K-12 visitors. Help our educational mission with an #AmplifyAustin donation! Learn more → bit.ly/AmplifyBlanton… #ilivehereigivehere https://t.co/RTpZsUuAxc
“There’s a lot of talk about how do you get kids to read, but I think you can get at them just by getting them interested in storytelling" Learn more about @burstofbeaden's visit last fall as part of @BookPeople's "Art of the Book" series → bit.ly/3bUmPiY
A5 - When the weather is nice these swimming holes around Austin are great for a refreshing dip. #TrueAustin bit.ly/2sDo6UU
Q5: What is your favorite "hidden gem" that we must experience during Spring Break? #TrueAustin https://t.co/vJ7iAJNbCY
 
If you're dropping by the Blanton, check out our neighbors @ransomcenter & @LandmarksUT, home to a James Turrell #SkySpace that's "hidden" on a campus rooftop. More hidden art gems: Laguna Gloria @ContemporaryATX & @Mexic_Arte on Congress. #TrueAustin
A4 - We can talk food all day! Pay homage to these 20 iconic Austin restaurants. #TrueAustin bit.ly/2kNisAo
Q4: What is your go to for only-in-Austin restaurants? #TrueAustin https://t.co/QVSFrmcOv0
 
Around these parts (near @UTAustin campus), we like Arturo's Underground Café, @Theparloraustin (vegan sausage = 👍), & the homemade cookies at @QuacksBakery on Duval/43rd, just to name a few... #TrueAustin
A3 - That's an unfair question because we could never pick just one! Read Visit Austin's guide to Spring Break filled with family fun, nightlife and adventure. #TrueAustin bit.ly/2UYNKnH
A2 - Need inspiration for the 'gram-worthy photo? We gathered six can't-miss stops. #TrueAustin bit.ly/2VKWkIc
Q3: What is your must-do for Spring Break in Austin? #TrueAustin https://t.co/8wqUArfgep
 
Aside from visiting "Austin" & our galleries, we love •strolling along Lady Bird Lake for a skyline sunset (esp. the boardwalk view); •heading to @Mckinneyfalls State Park to check out the upper & lower falls; •visiting @WildflowerCtr to see what's in bloom! #TrueAustin
Howdy @VisitAustinTX! Art lovers from the #BlantonMuseum signing in for the #TrueAustin Spring Break chat! twitter.com/VisitAustinTX/…
Q2: Spring Break is coming! Share your favorite Insta-worthy pic to get us started! #TrueAustin https://t.co/lrwjpBQbRc
 
It's hard to pick *just one* Insta-worthy pic, but this is definitely one of our faves of the light inside "Austin" by Ellsworth Kelly. #TrueAustin https://t.co/jb6U3uRPgz
 
We're partial to this nighttime shot of "Austin" by Ellsworth Kelly, as well... (told ya it was hard to pick just one!) #TrueAustin https://t.co/OiGSPddh8T
Welcome to the '20s... like you've never seen them before. ✊ bit.ly/AmautaATX #AmautaATX https://t.co/qtptBwuFzC
#AmplifyAustin returns this week! This annual day of giving in Central Texas allows you to connect with the local non-profits you care about. Help celebrate our K-12 arts education programs through a donation of any size. Learn more → bit.ly/AmplifyBlanton… #ilivehereigivehere https://t.co/uVbWB7qlun
‘I see myself working with two things that don’t even ask to understand each other.’ Learn more about artist #EdRuscha in this "10 things to know" via @ChristiesInc → bit.ly/39RTHXM See "Ed Ruscha: Drum Skins," on view now through 07.12.20
RT @alfonslopeztena: “The Avant-Garde Networks of Amauta: Argentina, Mexico, and Peru in the 1920s” exhibition at Austin’s @blantonmuseum:…
Have you seen the comb portrait of Madam C.J. Walker by artist @syclarkart? Learn more about it and look forward to a new @netflix series that sheds light on the life of this pioneering millionaire → yhoo.it/2w3UztL #BHM
If you've recently visited our #AmautaATX exhibition, see more work by some of the featured artists in this radical @whitneymuseum show! Texas museum-goers can look forward to seeing this exhibition at the @McNayArt in San Antonio this summer too! bit.ly/2v3ypI1
RT @JHammons: Texas gets a lot of things wrong but damn there are great, accessible, inexpensive museums here, and they are saving my life…
RT @JHammons: #TheAvantGardeNetworksOfAmauta #Argentina #Mexico and #Peru in the 1920s @blantonmuseum #AmautaATX #CarlosQuízpezAsín GermánC…
‘I see myself working with two things that don’t even ask to understand each other.’ Learn more about artist #EdRuscha in this "10 things to know" via @ChristiesInc → bit.ly/39RTHXM See "Ed Ruscha: Drum Skins," on view now through 07.12.20
Have you seen the comb portrait of Madam C.J. Walker by artist @syclarkart? Learn more about it and look forward to a new @netflix series that sheds light on the life of this pioneering millionaire → yhoo.it/2w3UztL #BHM
“There’s a lot of talk about how do you get kids to read, but I think you can get at them just by getting them interested in storytelling" Learn more about @burstofbeaden's visit last fall as part of @BookPeople's "Art of the Book" series → bit.ly/3bUmPiY
Learn more about a new body of work by renowned American artist #EdRuscha via @ArtsCultureTX → bit.ly/3bu1r3A #RuschaDrumSkins is on view in our Contemporary Project gallery through July 12, 2020.
‘I see myself working with two things that don’t even ask to understand each other.’ Learn more about artist #EdRuscha in this "10 things to know" via @ChristiesInc → bit.ly/39RTHXM See "Ed Ruscha: Drum Skins," on view now through 07.12.20
Welcome to the '20s... like you've never seen them before. ✊ bit.ly/AmautaATX #AmautaATX https://t.co/RUTagPq2WR
Something's happening every day this week! → 12pm 2/25 Midday Music → 12:30pm 2/26 Gallery Talk: Artist at Work → 12:30pm 2/27 Gallery Talk: The Art of Sex & Slaughter → 12:30pm 2/28 Gallery Talk: The Avant-Garde Networks of Amauta Full info → bit.ly/blantonevents https://t.co/9OG9LiwSW7
“There’s a lot of talk about how do you get kids to read, but I think you can get at them just by getting them interested in storytelling" Learn more about @burstofbeaden's visit last fall as part of @BookPeople's "Art of the Book" series → bit.ly/3bUmPiY
RT @UTAustin: Austin has long been a center for music, film, food, and culture. UT’s @blantonmuseum and @LandmarksUT are leading Austin’s…
RT @thedailytexan: .@blantonmuseum received a $5 million donation by the Still Water Foundation to redesign the exterior of the museum. ht…
“There’s a lot of talk about how do you get kids to read, but I think you can get at them just by getting them interested in storytelling" Learn more about @burstofbeaden's visit last fall as part of @BookPeople's "Art of the Book" series → bit.ly/3bUmPiY
“(He’s) a perfect example of how every day and every moment that you have, you have a chance to do something really special to impact somebody else.” via @thedailytexan bit.ly/38EORN9
Welcome to the '20s... like you've never seen them before. ✊ bit.ly/AmautaATX #AmautaATX https://t.co/VgfT0OplFe
Learn more about a new body of work by renowned American artist #EdRuscha via @ArtsCultureTX → bit.ly/3bu1r3A #RuschaDrumSkins is on view in our Contemporary Project gallery through July 12, 2020.
 
 
 
 
 
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