Current Exhibit: Painted Cloth: Fashion and Ritual in Colonial Latin America. Stop by and take in the golden brocades and luxurious fabrics depicted in Spanish American art of the 1700’s. This exhibit addresses the social roles of textiles, and the intersection of old-world European couture and a new world of indigenous textiles. See the rich visual representations in different media produced in Bolivia, Mexico, Peru, and Venezuela of elegant garments and explore their meaning. Be sure to visit the website for more information and interesting videos. This exhibit is open until January 8, 2023. Painted Cloth: Fashion and Ritual in Colonial Latin America – Blanton Museum of Art
Free Thursday at the Blanton: Enjoy free admission every Thursday from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
SPECIAL OFFER: Visit two museums for two dollars off!
Visit both the Bullock Museum and the Blanton Museum on the same day and enjoy $2 off one museum’s admission.
Construction Detours: Access the Blanton from Brazos Street and use the sidewalks on the north side of the building to avoid the construction zone.