The Artpace Blog


Artpace Announces New Executive Director

SAN ANTONIO, TX (September 29, 2015) Artpace is pleased to announce Veronique Le Melle, a leader with 30 years of experience, as its new Executive Director. After a national search conducted over the last nine months, the Artpace Board of Directors, led by its search committee, announced Le Melle will assume her position on January […]


Food Truck Friday Community Collaboration

Join Summer 2015 International Artist-in-Residence, Wafaa Bilal, for a very special Food Truck Friday! Bilal will be conducting his community collaboration with barber, comedian, and actor, Abbas Noori Abbood, during our usual Food Truck Friday hours, 12pm-2pm. Bilal says of the project, “I think Abbas’s “Bicycle Barbershop” is an excellent opportunity for the community collaboration. […]


Limited Edition Artpace Fiesta Medals on Sale Now!

Fiesta is just around the corner, and you know what that means – Fiesta Medal mania has begun! Add some Artpace red to your collection with this Limited Edition Artpace Fiesta Medal designed and signed by Spring 2005 International Artist-in-Residence, Cruz Ortiz. Come to Artpace and get yours before they sell out! Medals are $10 for Artpace […]


Artpace Alumni at Venice Biennale

What is the Venice Biennale? It is a major contemporary art exhibition that takes place every two years in Venice, Italy. While the Biennale is half a world away, many of the artists invited to participate have San Antonio roots through Artpace’s International Artist-in-Residence and Hudson(Show)Room programs . Last week, curator Okwui Enwezor announced the […]