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200 E. Martin Muther King Jr. Blvd.
Austin, 78712
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January 2020

Free Gallery Talk: Gods Behaving Badly

January 30 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E. Martin Muther King Jr. Blvd.
Austin, 78712
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Always Free on Thursdays

Join Chrissy Zappella, Blanton Fellow of European Art, Painting and Sculpture, for an in-depth discussion of two mythological paintings that uses historical context as well as technical and stylistic examination to analyze themes of gender and sexual politics in the ancient, early-modern, and contemporary world. This is our first “Old Masters/ Modern World” lecture, a series of talks that critically explore the continued relevance of centuries-old artworks to the lives of viewers today. **This talk touches on themes of sexual…

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February 2020

The Avant-garde Networks of Amauta: Argentina, Mexico, and Peru in the 1920s

February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until May 17, 2020

Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E. Martin Muther King Jr. Blvd.
Austin, 78712
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Founded and directed by José Carlos Mariátegui, the Peruvian magazine Amauta was one of the most influential cultural and political periodicals of the early 20th century. The exhibition follows Amauta’s development as a platform to explore the diversity of the avant-garde artistic production in Peru, Argentina, and Mexico and the debates that shaped the art of Latin America during the 1920s. This exhibition, co-organized by the Blanton Museum of Art of The University of Texas at Austin and Museo de Arte de Lima,…

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