The Artpace Blog

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, […]

5
Aug

Art and Education Intersect at Artpace

Before joining Artpace this summer as the Graduate Intern, I had probably met a handful of contemporary artists and I certainly had never interviewed one. Through this opportunity I had the pleasure of conducting and filming interviews with each of Artpace’s Summer 2014 International Artists-in-Residence. Each Artpace artist sits down with our education staff for […]

29
Jul

Artpace Participates in the Valero Arts Fair

On Thursday, July 24, the Artpace Development team (armed with Kit-Kats and brochures) packed their bags and drove to the Valero Energy Corporation campus to participate, for the first time, in the Valero Arts Fair.  The event is an opportunity for Valero employees to learn about and connect with San Antonio arts organizations. Artpace represented […]