The Artpace Blog

26
Aug

Tala Madani’s Top 10

Tala Madani Spring 2013 Artpace International Artist-in-Residence 1.  Fischli & Weiss’s Suddenly This Overview was the most enchanting piece I saw at Venice. This piece is an ongoing work, around 200 clay sculptures playing with scenes of everyday banalities and turning them to acute philosophical questions and observations. 2. Maria Lassnig. This is good painting exemplified. The […]

9
Aug

Artpace Associate Educators meet UT Austin’s Dr. Paul Bolin

Ernesto Olivo touring students through Anya Gallaccio’s “This much is true.” Photo credit Francisco Cortes.   As an Artpace Associate Educator, I am always looking to make my tours special for each individual. There is no standard method when walking students through an exhibition. One has to keep in mind that every student has a […]

6
Aug

Artpace Summer 2013 residency guest curator Hou Hanru named Artistic Director of Rome’s Maxxi Museum

Artpace guest curator Hou Hanru named Artistic Director of Maxxi Museum in Rome

30
Jul

DRAW + AUDIO = DRAWDIO

As my summer graduate internship draws to a close here at Artpace, I have been thinking of Chalk It Up educational activities that link to the work of Artpace’s upcoming Fall 2013 Artists-in-Residents:  Micol Assaël (Rome, Italy), Erin Shirreff (New York, New York), and Ivor Shearer (Houston, Texas). Micol Assaël’s interest in electricity particularly stood […]