Free Admission: Third Thursday
Thu February 21 @ 10:00 am | 9:00 pm| Free
Celebrate the one-year anniversary of Ellsworth Kelly’s “Austin” in Austin during eleven hours of free admission!
And don’t forget to treat yo’ self at our café with a slice of pizza & glass of wine for only $5 (available after 5pm). 🍕🍷
Our full line-up:
12:30pm-1:30pm ~ PUBLIC TOUR: Words/Matter: Latin American Art and Language at the Blanton
Learn more about our newest exhibition on view → http://bit.ly/wordsmatteratx
5:30pm-8:30pm ~ POP-UP PRINT SHOW: Kelly at the Blanton
Celebrate one year of Ellsworth Kelly’s “Austin” as we showcase some works on paper centered around this iconic building.
6:30pm ~ LIVE MUSIC: Density512
Enjoy a world-premiere performance in our auditorium by Austin-based music collective Density512.
7:30-8:00pm ~ SLOW LOOKING
Join us for another relaxed 30-minute conversation around a single work of art on view at the museum. We’ll be discussing visitor favorite “Down for the Count” by Fletcher Martin.
FREE ADMISSION every Thursday is made possible by The Moody Foundation.
The Blanton is located at the intersection of Congress Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
Paid parking is available in the Blanton/Brazos Garage on Brazos Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Parking is $4; bring your ticket with you to the front desk of the museum.
Ellsworth Kelly, Austin, 2015 (Interior, facing south) Artist-designed building with installation of colored glass windows, black and white marble panels, and redwood totem, 60 ft. x 73 ft. x 26 ft. 4 in. ©Ellsworth Kelly Foundation. Photo courtesy Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin