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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" 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 Party
"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

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

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

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

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

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.

You may also order prints from the photo booth and reception.

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




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

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 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" 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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