Category 'Artpace Alumni'

14
May

Look Carefully! Artpace Alumni Update

Look carefully! This picture is not at Artpace, but a complete recreation of Yiso Bahc‘s (Fall 2000 International Artist-in-Residence) exhibition, currently on view at the Artsonje Center in Seoul, Korea. The Center used high-resolution images from Artpace to create an accurate replica as part of their exhibition of Bahc’s work, titled Something For Nothing. The exhibition will […]

6
May

Take a Seat on Benches Designed by Vincent Valdez

The San Antonio River Foundation has commissioned local artists to create one-of-a-kind art benches to be placed along the San Antonio River in order to create unique seating areas and a series of landmarks along the Mission Reach. Drawing on elements of Latino culture in south Texas, Vincent Valdez’s two art benches reference custom-car design […]

16
Apr

Inessa’s Top Five Gala Happenings

1. Décor This past Saturday was Artpace’s 9th Annual Happening.  Shanghai Swing- Artpace Goes East was the setting for shmoozing, art appreciation, and drinks this weekend.  With the help of (outstanding) staff and volunteers, Artpace was truly transformed. The “undisclosed underground lair” was just as beautiful. 2. Cocktails During cocktail hour The Esquire Tavern provided […]

10
Apr

Devon Dikeou’s “Pay what you wish, but you must pay something” now in the Artpace Archives

Artpace alum Devon Dikeou‘s (International Artist-in-Residence Spring 2011) work explores the relationship between participants in the arts, and her recent project, Pay what you wish, but you must pay something, is no different. NADA Miami Beach, which took place December 5-8, 2013, invited Dikeou to create this project, which included reproductions of 16 museums’ donations boxes interspersed […]