A look at the radical and healing work of Cauleen Smith, whose piece Light Up Your Life (For Sandra Bland) was recently acquired by the Blanton Museum.
Farrah Fawcett at the Blanton: UT’s Dramatic Fight for a Warhol
5 years after UT’s legal battle over a Warhol portrait, Ramiro De Los Santos revisits a strange tale from the annals of campus lore.
She Wolf + Lower Figs: A Colorful Response to Plaster Casts at the Blanton Museum
Lily Cox-Richard’s exhibition at the Blanton Museum draws on the W. J. Battle collection of plaster casts, reworking the ancient models to contradict their long accepted whiteness.
Make Tacos, Not War — Humor and Art as Commentary on the U.S.-Mexico Border Crisis
Artist Alejandro Diaz works in neon and cardboard to comment on economic and political tensions in South Texas.