Austin Art Events

Current Events

Sorry but there are no current events to display

Upcoming Events

March 25 from 11am to 11pm

Blanton Museum of Art

Blanton Block Party

Explore the Blanton Museum of Art at a free day-to-night community festival celebrating the newly reinstalled permanent collection galleries. The Blanton Block Party is the perfect opportunity to get reacquainted with the museum’s collection, while experiencing outdoor family art activities, a museum studies symposium, live music, food, and tours throughout the day. Enjoy a lecture and book signing by renowned artist Nina Katchadourian, in conjunction with her exhibition, “Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser.” Transition to evening with a special party featuring after-hours art viewing, a cash bar, light bites, live music and dancing, a photobooth, and art-making activities.

More Information

Thursday, January 26 at 7pm

The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center

Visiting Lecture: Elisabeth Millqvist and Helen Pheby

As part of The Contemporary Austin’s Visiting Lecture series, Elisabeth Millqvist, Co-Director and Artistic Leader of Wanås Konst, Sweden; and Helen Pheby, Senior Curator of the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, U.K., discuss the opportunities curating outdoors offers and how they build distinct exhibition programs for sculpture parks. Moderated by Andrea Mellard, Director of Public Programs and Community Engagement.

More Information