The Artpace Blog

8
Dec

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 […]

24
Nov

WHOA!

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 […]

4
Nov

Meet the Associate Educator: Becca Najera

As the weather changes and the leaves fall…including those in our Artpace Window Works world, San Antonio gears up for a historically traditional yet very modern time. The beauty of our city is we always seem to embrace the new and innovative while honoring our distinct traditions. This past weekend at the Dia de los […]

24
Oct

Help Make Art Happen, Donate Pumpkins!

Fall 2014 International Artist-in-Residence, Takashi Arai, is asking for your help! We need over 50 pumpkins by November 4 at 5pm to make his project a reality. Why pumpkins you ask? Prior to the Nagasaki bombing, “pumpkin bombs” (a highly explosive dummy-bomb) were used to imitate the aerial characteristics of the nuclear bomb. Forty-nine pumpkin […]