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Thursday, October 11, 2012
"The Rules of Basketball" currently on display at The Blanton Museum of Art
"The Rules of Basketball"
Blanton Museum of Art The University of Texas at Austin MLK at Congress Austin, Texas
Sept. 16-Jan. 13, 2013, 1-5 p.m.
"This fall, the Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin
presents The Rules of Basketball, an exhibition of works by
contemporary artist Paul Pfeiffer, presented in conjunction with a special
display of James Naismith’s "Original Rules of Basket Ball" — the 1891 document
that outlined the 13 original rules of the game. In a rare union, the exhibition
considers the sport from a historical perspective, and, on a more psychological
level, explores the phenomena and spectacle that surround it..." (Click to continue reading)