Rainy weekend? Head inside with our guide to Austin museums

Rain changed your outside plans this weekend?

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The “Moderno” exhibit is at the Blanton Museum of Art. Photo by Jeanne Claire van Ryzin

Relax. We’ve got you covered.

Find some inside destinations with our Austin Arts Guide: Art & Culture Museums at www.austin360.com/interactive/art-culture-museums

Currently at the Blanton Museum of Art, “Moderno: Design for Living in Brazil, Mexico and Venezuela” spotlights the sleek style of Latin American mid-century design, in the first exhibit of its kind organized in the United States.

And whether you’re visiting Texas for the first time or a life-long native, “Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West” at the Ransom Center provides a portal for understanding how the Lone Star State’s ranch heritage was lovingly rendered by one artist.

Author: Jeanne Claire van Ryzin

Jeanne Claire van Ryzin is the arts critic for the Austin American-Statesman. She writes about visual art, theater, dance, music, performance, public art, architecture and just about any combination thereof.

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