The Artpace Blog


Welcome to the Artpace Family: Meet Curator Ian Alden Russell

Summer 2015 Guest Curator, Ian Alden Russell, answers a few questions about his life, work, and his experiences at Artpace. 1.Tell us a little bit about a typical day as a curator. A lot of curatorial work occurs through correspondence, so these days a large part of a curator’s day can be spent on email, […]


Food Truck Friday Community Collaboration

Join Summer 2015 International Artist-in-Residence, Wafaa Bilal, for a very special Food Truck Friday! Bilal will be conducting his community collaboration with barber, comedian, and actor, Abbas Noori Abbood, during our usual Food Truck Friday hours, 12pm-2pm. Bilal says of the project, “I think Abbas’s “Bicycle Barbershop” is an excellent opportunity for the community collaboration. […]


Summer 2015 International Artist-in-Residence Visits White Sands Missile Range

Summer 2015 International Artist-in-Residence, Gabriel Martinez, recently travelled to the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico in preparation for his residency. Curious about the connection between his trip and his Artpace project? Be sure to come to our Summer 2015 International Artist-in-Residence exhibition opening and reception on July 16.


Artpace Alumni at Venice Biennale

What is the Venice Biennale? It is a major contemporary art exhibition that takes place every two years in Venice, Italy. While the Biennale is half a world away, many of the artists invited to participate have San Antonio roots through Artpace’s International Artist-in-Residence and Hudson(Show)Room programs . Last week, curator Okwui Enwezor announced the […]