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Central Market Cooking Class MEMBER EVENT SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 11 A.M.
Enjoy a brunch inspired by Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West. Chat with experts from the Ransom Center about the fall 2015 exhibition for an insider view revealing Frank Reaugh's adventures and artistic practices.
Chef Louis Ortiz will demonstrate campfire cooking techniques and traditions and will share recipes that pay tribute to camp cooks. The menu includes baby back ribs with chipotle barbeque sauce and a whole beef ribeye loin; a trio of sides: roasted potato salad, cast iron baked beans, and Nopalitos with bacon and pecans; and cast-iron seasonal berry cobbler.
Pre-payment and registration required online or by calling 512-206-1051. The cost of the class is $55. Ransom Center members receive a 10 percent discount from August 1–7. Register early, as class size is limited.
After the class, enjoy a docent-led public tour of the exhibition at 2 p.m. at the Ransom Center.
Member Tour of Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West MEMBER EVENT WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 6 P.M.
Join exhibition curator Peter Mears for an exclusive member tour of Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West as he discusses how he researched and organized the exhibition, as well as the continued importance of Frank Reaugh and his work. Open to current members at the Alliance level and above.
Director's Reception and Open House MEMBER EVENT WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 7 P.M.
Enjoy a night of special access to the Ransom Center at this reception for new members. This exclusive evening features behind-the-scenes presentations from curators, light bites and wine, and welcoming remarks by Ransom Center Director Stephen Enniss.
Members will have a chance to view Ransom Center collection items in second floor classrooms, enjoy a closer look at the exhibition, Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West, and meet curatorial, conservation, and collection staff.
Invitation only; RSVP required. Space is limited. This event is open to new members.
Building Tour MEMBER EVENT SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 11 A.M.
Cathy Henderson, Associate Director of Exhibitions, leads a behind-the-scenes, top-to-bottom tour of the Ransom Center, including collection storage and the cataloging, technology, and conservation departments, discussing the past and future of collection development and stewardship. Open to Guild-level members and above; limited capacity; RSVP required.
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