The Artpace Blog

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 […]

30
Apr

You[th]pace Explores Process with Liz Glynn

In my teenage years I never had a job where the duties consisted of working with a world-renowned artist. As the Education and Public Programs Intern at Artpace, I get to work with Artpace’s very own You[th]pace Teen Art Council, a group of fifteen San Antonio teenagers who meet at Artpace every week for an […]

30
Apr

Artpace Alumni Taking Their Works On The Road

Photographs from Dor Guez‘s (Fall 2012 International Artist-in-Residence) Artpace exhibition 40 Days will be shown at the Pollock Gallery on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas. Guez’s work reflects on personal memorials, as well as the marginalization of religious groups in the Middle East. Using images of destruction, the photographs themselves are damaged, creating layers […]

22
Apr

Artpace Resource Library Catalog Now Online!

Last week was National Library Week and we celebrated at Artpace by unveiling the new online library catalog! The Artpace Resource Library holds a collection of books and periodicals related to our Artist Alumni and general contemporary art. The collection features academic texts, artist monographs, as well as one-year backlogs of many contemporary art periodicals, all […]