The Artpace Blog


Bring Artpace-Inspired Projects to Your Classroom!

My name is Jenna Wright and I am one of the Artpace Associate Educators. I currently study at UTSA and in May I will receive a Master in Fine Arts focusing on sculpture/ceramics. I also work for the Southwest School of Art Mobile Art Program. With this program I visit the Daughters of Charity site […]


Teen Art Council Mashup

You[th]Pace Teen Art Council members took a field trip to Austin on Saturday, November 1, to visit both sites of The Contemporary Austin —the Jones Center and Laguna Gloria—and meet with members of The Contemporary Austin’s teen council. The Contemporary Austin teen council showed You[th]Pace members around the galleries at the Jones Center featuring an […]



Whoa! Last week our first group of students toured the Fall 2014 International Artist-in-Residence exhibitions and they said what we’re all thinking…”WHOA!” This group of first graders wowed us with their questions, insight, and reflections. If you’re looking to spice up your holidays with some conversation, please stop by Artpace to check it out. We’ll […]


The Texas Art Education Association Visits Artpace

This past weekend, over 1800 Texas art teachers descended upon San Antonio for the annual Texas Art Education Association conference. In addition to meetings and panels at the Gonzalez Convention Center, attendees had the opportunity for hands-on workshops at offsite venues including Artpace, Blue Star Contemporary Art, The Southwest School of Art, the Briscoe Western […]