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Ransom Center Hosts Variety of Programs in October

Ransom Center Hosts Variety of Programs in October

Event: The Harry Ransom Center hosts public programs. When: Various dates throughout October. Where: Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin, 21st and Guadalupe streets Background: Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. The Ransom Center's Charles Nelson Prothro Theater has limited seating. Line forms upon arrival of…   » Continue Reading

Frida Kahlo’s “Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird” to be Displayed at Ransom Center Beginning July 6

Frida Kahlo’s “Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird” to be Displayed at Ransom Center Beginning July 6

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, celebrates the homecoming of one of its most famous and frequently borrowed art works, the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo's "Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird" (1940). The painting will be on display beginning July 6, which is Kahlo's…   » Continue Reading

Kahlo’s “Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird” Extended to March 21 at the Harry Ransom Center

Kahlo’s “Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird” Extended to March 21 at the Harry Ransom Center

Frida Kahlo (Mexican, 1907-1954). "Self Portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird," 1940. Oil on canvas, 61.25 cm x 47 cm Event: The Ransom Center's display of Frida Kahlo's "Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird" will now be extended through March 21. When: Through March 21. Where: Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at…   » Continue Reading

Frida Kahlo Biographer Hayden Herrera To Speak at the Harry Ransom Center

Frida Kahlo Biographer Hayden Herrera To Speak at the Harry Ransom Center

EVENT: Hayden Herrera, art historian and biographer of Frida Kahlo, presents "Frida Kahlo: Her Art and Life" for the 2009 Amon Carter Lecture. WHEN: Thursday, June 18, at 7 p.m. WHERE: Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin, 21st and Guadalupe streets. Seating is free, but limited. BACKGROUND:  Herrera's talk interweaves Frida…   » Continue Reading