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The Blanton Museum of Art

200 E. MLK
Austin, 78701
512/471-7324
Located on the University of Texas campus, the Blanton is a museum worthy of the state. At 180,000 square feet, it's the largest university art museum in the country and home to the biggest public-owned art collection in Central Texas, with 18,000 works that range from the European Renaissance (with paintings by Paolo Veronese and Rubens) to the Modernist era and beyond (with significant collections of 20th century North American art and contemporary Latin American art) to an encyclopedic collection of prints and drawings that spans centuries. In addition to the works from the collection on permanent display, the Blanton offers changing exhibitions, both major touring shows and ambitious homegrown efforts curated by museum staff, and lively public programs that include a literal art party once a month.

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The Blanton Museum: Curiouser

This mid-career survey explores 10 major bodies of work by celebrated Brooklyn-based artist Nina Katchadourian, including video, photography, sculpture, sound art, and a live performance. Tue., March 14 - Sun., June 11Through June 11.

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