Third Thursday at The Blanton - 365 Things to Do in Austin, TX
Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Third Thursday at The Blanton

November 16 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Free

Who: The Blanton Museum

What: Third Thursday 

Where: The Blanton Museum 200 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Austin, TX 78712

When: Thursday November 16, 201710:00 am – 9:00 pm

About: We have an eclectic mix of art-fueled activities for November’s Third Thursday, including our “Dancing with Death” exhibition — now on view! 

Join us for a day filled with FREE events — from live music to tours — and refuel at our café with a slice of pizza & glass of wine for $5 (available after 5pm).

Check out our full line-up:

12:30pm-1:00pm ~ Public Tour: The Changing American Landscape. 

Learn about how the American West has beckoned artists since the 19th-century during this tour of the Blanton’s newly reimagined permanent collection.

5:30-6:15pm ~ Beat the Rush: The Music of Bauhaus. 

Skip the ATX traffic and experience something unique as Brent Baldwin (Director of Panoramic Voices) presents a Bauhaus-themed set with The Normans of Panoramic Voices, inspired by our current exhibition, “Dancing with Death.”

7:30-8:00pm ~ Slow Looking

Enjoy a thoughtful and relaxed 30-minute conversation about a single work of art on view at the museum.

Museum admission is always free on Thursdays. On the third Thursday of each month, the museum remains open until 9 pm.

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.

 

FREE ADMISSION every Thursday is made possible by The Moody Foundation.

Details

Date:
November 16
Time:
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Blanton Museum of Art
200 East Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Austin, TX 78701 United States
+ Google Map