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Border Vision: Luis Jiménez’s Southwest

Presented by The Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin TX

Oct 31 2021
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Jan 16 2022
Border Vision: Luis Jiménez’s Southwest

Celebrating the prominent Mexican American artist Luis Jiménez

Luis Jiménez lived most of his life in the American Southwest. Born in 1940 and raised in El Paso, Texas, he later settled in New Mexico, where he died in 2006. This area of the U.S., so near the border with Mexico, helped shape Jiménez’s artistic vision and his unique rasquache – or “underdog”– flair. Border Vision: Luis Jiménez’s Southwest explores his insightful and critical perspective on this region by focusing on key themes in his art: the history of western expansion

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ADMISSION INFO

Admission (Thursdays are always FREE)
Includes access to Ellsworth Kelly’s “Austin”
$12 – Adult
$10 – Seniors (65+)
$ 5 – Youth and College ID holders
FREE – Members, UT ID holders, Children 12 & under, Military ID holders and Teachers with valid ID

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LOCATION

Blanton Museum of Art

200 East Martin Luther King Junior Blvd , Austin, TX 78701

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Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by grants from Bloomberg Philanthropies, Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

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