The Artpace Blog

20
May

You[th]Pace Teen Art Council Capstone Success!

The You[th]Pace Teen Art Council is a diverse group of 15 high school students from all over San Antonio who work at Artpace to explore ways to engage youth in the community through contemporary art. Students get a first-hand perspective of the artistic process, becoming advocates for contemporary art through interactions with Artpace Artists-in-Residence as […]

8
Dec

Teen Art Council Mashup

You[th]Pace Teen Art Council members took a field trip to Austin on Saturday, November 1, to visit both sites of The Contemporary Austin —the Jones Center and Laguna Gloria—and meet with members of The Contemporary Austin’s teen council. The Contemporary Austin teen council showed You[th]Pace members around the galleries at the Jones Center featuring an […]

17
Nov

Remix: For High School Students Only

On Saturday October 25, Artpace’s You[th]Pace Teen Art Council hosted their semi-annual teen night “Remix,” a free event for all high school students within the San Antonio area. “Remix was a great way for local teens to experience all of what Artpace has to offer and get involved in contemporary art,” said current You[th]Pace member […]

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 […]