The Artpace Blog

17
Sep

Announcing Artpace Chalk It Up 2014 Featured Artists

Join us Saturday, October 11 from 10am-4pm as we see downtown transformed by works from 20 San Antonio artists. Chosen by guest curator and Contemporary Art Month co-chair Nina Hassele, each artist will be given a 4’ x 6’ foot concrete canvas on the sidewalk of downtown Houston Street. Celebrate local art at Artpace Chalk […]

28
Aug

Artpace Welcomes New Digital Archivist

As a relative newbie in San Antonio (I moved here in July 2013), it didn’t take long for me to recognize the impact Artpace has had and continues to have on the cultural and artistic character of this town. What I didn’t realize until I began my tenure as the new Digital Archivist here two […]

26
Aug

Artpace Teen Reflects on National Convening for Teens in the Arts

At the beginning of August, Taylor Browning, Assistant Curator of Education, Teen and University Programs, traveled to Boston with two You[th]Pace Teen Art Council members to represent Artpace’s teen programs at the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston’s sixth annual National Convening for Teens in the Arts. Artpace was the second organization from Texas to be invited—Arthouse […]

8
Aug

theArts Fund, Artpace, and Other Arts Organizations Celebrate Bexar County Interns

On Thursday, August 7, Artpace hosted the recognition ceremony of the 2014 Bexar County Arts Internship grant awardees. Ten organizations attended the luncheon, which was followed by the grant recipients speaking about their experience with their respective institution.  Artpace intern Ali, gave a presentation on her work at Artpace, which included Chalk It Up preparation, […]