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Celebrating the Life

AUSTIN, Texas (June 21, 2010) — In recognition of the dual celebration of the bicentennial of Mexico's Independence and centenary of the Mexican Revolution – both occurring in 2010 – the Architecture and Planning Library at The University of Texas at Austin is hosting “Maya Architecture: Selections from the George F. and Geraldine Andrews Collection."

The exhibition highlights materials from an exhaustive and fully documented visual record of architecture of the lowland Maya area that is part of the Library's collection.

In the late 1950s, University of Oregon architecture professor George Andrews and his wife Geraldine visited the Yucatán for the first time, and for the next forty years they devoted their professional lives to the study and documentation of Maya architecture.

 

AUSTIN, Texas (May 3, 2010) — The Fine Arts Library is hosting an exhibition tracking the life and work of Colonel Leo Bond Roberts.
 
An opening reception takes place from 5-7 p.m., Friday, May 7, in the Roberts Reading Room of the Fine Arts Library. The exhibit will be on view through July.

AUSTIN, Texas (March 22, 2010) – The Fine Arts Library and the Center for Women's and Gender Studies will host an exhibition of photographs featuring acclaimed choreographer Deborah Hay.

"The Rightness of Movement: Photographs of Deborah Hay by Phyllis Liedeker Finley" will be on display in the Fine Arts Library from March 26-April 8, and features 20 photographs taken of Hay in Austin over the course of fifteen years.

AUSTIN, Texas—The Fine Arts Library and the College of Fine Arts at The University of Texas at Austin will host the public opening of a recently assembled collection of art and artifacts at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12, in the Fine Arts Library in the Doty Fine Arts Building.

The event is free and open to the public.

AUSTIN, Texas – The seventh annual ¡A Viva Voz! celebration hosted by the Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection will feature renowned Chicana artist Carmen Lomas Garza.

AUSTIN, Texas – The University of Texas Libraries has partnered with the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History to present an exhibit of materials related to the life and career of Barbara Jordan.

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