"Austin" Community Opening

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Blanton Museum of Art
Photograph: Courtesy Blanton Museum of Art Modern and Contemporary American Art gallery

Be among the first to see "Austin," the last work by artist Ellsworth Kelly and the Blanton's newest permanent exhibition. The 2,715-square-foot stone building with colored glass windows, a totemic wood sculpture and fourteen black and white marble panels was intended to be a site for joy and contemplation. Austin mayor Steve Adler, University of Texas president Greg Fenves and more will participate in a brief opening ceremony before a curtor talk at 2pm. RSVP required.