The Artpace Blog

29
Jun

Artist Forum: Wafaa Bilal

Summer 2015 International Artist-in-Residence, Wafaa Bilal, answers questions about his work, his life, and his time at Artpace. Where are you from? I am originally from Kufa, Iraq. It’s a quiet city that sits on the bank of the Euphrates River in the south of the country. It’s really well known for its intellectual community. Right […]

8
Jun

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. […]

20
May

You[th]Pace Teen Art Council Capstone Success!

The You[th]Pace Teen Art Council is a diverse group of 15 high school students from all over San Antonio who work at Artpace to explore ways to engage youth in the community through contemporary art. Students get a first-hand perspective of the artistic process, becoming advocates for contemporary art through interactions with Artpace Artists-in-Residence as […]

13
Mar

Volunteers Needed For Artpace Family Day

Exciting news! Artpace and SA2020 are once again teaming up to recruit volunteers for Artpace Family Day on March 21, 2015. Artpace Family Day: A Contemporary Celebration invites families to explore the Spring 2015 International Artist-in-Residence, Window Works, and Hudson(Show)Room exhibitions together through tours, storytelling, and art making activities. Through the event, families learn more […]