Category 'Education'

20
May

On Being A Member of The You[th]Pace Teen Art Council

If you think you know what art is, you don’t. Artpace has opened my mind to the wonders and limitless possibilities of what art can be. Being a member of the You[th]Pace Teen Art Council and collaborating with such a cool diverse group of teens has changed my outlook on involvement in the arts. Learning […]

30
Apr

You[th]pace Explores Process with Liz Glynn

In my teenage years I never had a job where the duties consisted of working with a world-renowned artist. As the Education and Public Programs Intern at Artpace, I get to work with Artpace’s very own You[th]pace Teen Art Council, a group of fifteen San Antonio teenagers who meet at Artpace every week for an […]

21
Feb

Teen Artist Workshop: Zine Making 101

Recently Artpace hosted a free Teen Artist Workshop, which focused on zine making led by artists Mark Menjivar and Jason Reed. Exploring context, reproduction, and the cultural meaning of images, students in this workshop created zines using ideas gleaned from John Berger’s Ways of Seeing and Mungo Thomson’s current Artpace exhibition, Crickets for Solo and Ensemble. Students examined the history of the […]

17
Jan

Catch Up with the 2013-2014 You[th]Pace Teen Art Council

This past fall 2013 marked the kick-off of the second year of the You[th]Pace Teen Art Council at Artpace. Fifteen students age 15-18 were selected through a competitive application process to participate in the program, which lasts an entire school year. Under the guidance of Assistant Curator of Education for Teen and University Programs, Taylor […]