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"West by Southwest" Exhibition Party

"West by Southwest" Exhibition Party

September 11, 2015

Members and guests celebrated the exhibition Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West. Glen Collins and the Alibis provided the tunes, and guests enjoyed beverages from The Austin Wine Merchant and Dripping Springs Vodka.

Photos by Pete Smith, Kelsey Robinson, Brian Diggs, Hector Lopez, and Antonio Delgado.


Photo Booth, "West by Southwest"

"West by Southwest" Photo Booth

September 11, 2015

Guests posed in front of a Frank Reaugh landscape at the exhibition celebration for Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West.




"Curiouser & Curiouser" Opening Party

"Curiouser & Curiouser" Opening Party

February 13, 2015

Members and guests enjoyed an opening party to celebrate the Harry Ransom Center's exhibition Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.




"Curiouser & Curiouser!" Photobooth

"Curiouser & Curiouser" Photo Booth

February 13, 2015

Members and guests posed as their favorite characters from Alice in Wonderland at the opening party for the Harry Ransom Center's exhibition Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

Special thanks to photographer Lindsay Hutchens.




Members Preview, "The Making of Gone With The Wind"
Members' Preview Party Photo Booth, "The Making of Gone With The Wind"

Members-only Preview Party

September 5, 2014

Members enjoyed an exclusive preview of the Harry Ransom Center's exhibition The Making of Gone With The Wind.




"Love & War" Reception
"Love & War" Photo Booth

"Love & War" Opening Celebration

February 14, 2014

Members and guests enjoyed an opening party to celebration the Harry Ransom Center's exhibition The World at War, 1914-1918.

Photos by Lindsay Hutchens, Kelsey Robinson, and Pete Smith.




"Boundless" Opening Celebration
"Boundless" Photo Booth

"Boundless" Opening Celebration

September 20, 2013

Members and guests enjoyed an opening party to celebration the Harry Ransom Center's exhibition Radical Transformation: Magnum Photos into the Digital Age.

Photos by Brian Diggs, Tirzah Johnson, Hector Lopez, and Pete Smith.




"All-Star Evening" Opening Celebration

"All-Star Evening" Opening Celebration

June 14, 2013

At the opening celebration for the exhibitions Literature and Sport and Contemporary Photographic Practice and the Archive, members and guests enjoyed a first look at the exhibitions, a baseball-card inspired photo booth, and summertime treats from GoodPop, the Hot Dog King, Dripping Springs Vodka, and the Austin Wine Merchant.

Photos by Tirzah Johnson, Hector Lopez, and Pete Smith.




"Face to Face" Opening Celebration
"Face to Face" Photo Booth

"Face to Face" Opening Celebration

February 15, 2013

At the opening party to celebrate the Harry Ransom Center's exhibition Arnold Newman: Masterclass members and guests enjoyed a first look at the exhibition, an Arnold Newman-inspired analog photo booth created by the Lomography Gallery Store and Lindsay Hutchens, screenings of Arnold Newman interviews, and beverages from Austin Wine Merchant and Dripping Springs Texas Vodka.

Photos by Hector Lopez, Kelsey Robinson, and Pete Smith.




Curators' Welcome Reception and Open House for New Members

Curators' Welcome Reception and Open House for New Members

November 14, 2012

New and upgraded members enjoyed a special evening of insider access to the Harry Ransom Center with sneak previews of the 2013 spring/summer exhibitions and presentations about Norman Bel Geddes's life and work.




Members-only Building Tour

Members-only Building Tour

November 10, 2012

Cathy Henderson, Associate Director of Exhibitions, and James Stroud, Associate Director for Conservation and Building Management, led an exclusive tour of the building's restricted areas, including collection storage and the cataloging, technology, and conservation departments.




"FutureLand" Opening Celebration
"FutureLand" Photo Booth

"FutureLand" Opening Celebration

September 14, 2012

At the opening party to celebrate the Harry Ransom Center's exhibition I Have Seen the Future: Norman Bel Geddes Designs America, members and guests enjoyed a Design Within Reach outdoor lounge, an interactive "City of the Future" by Toy Joy, ice cream sandwiches from Coolhaus, and beverages from Austin Wine Merchant and Dripping Springs Texas Vodka.

Photos by Antonio Delgado, Tirzah Johnson, Hector Lopez, and Pete Smith.




Curators' Tour

Curators' Tour

April 25, 2012

Alliance, Guild, and Director's Circle members received a private tour of The King James Bible: Its History and Influence with exhibition curators and special guests.

Photos by Pete Smith.




New Member Open House

New Member Open House

April 11, 2012

New members of the Harry Ransom Center enjoyed an evening of special access, including readings by Austin Shakespeare, a sneak peek at the fall 2012 exhibition, a behind-the-scenes look at how collections are acquired and processed, and more.

Photos by Pete Smith.




Curator's Choice Member Event

Curator's Choice Event: Film Tour

March 28, 2012

Guild and Director's Circle members got a behind-the-scenes look at recent film acquisitions with Curator of Film Steve Wilson.

Photos by Pete Smith.




"Kings & Creators" Reception
"Kings & Creators" Photo Booth

"Kings & Creators" Opening Celebration

March 2, 2012

Guests and members of the Harry Ransom Center enjoyed a royal photo booth, custom calligraphy, and more at "Kings & Creators," the opening party for the exhibition The King James Bible: Its History and Influence.

Photos by Antonio Delgado, Kelsey Robinson, Pete Smith, and Tara Welch.

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