The Artpace Blog

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 […]

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 […]

15
Apr

A Few “Notes” about Artpace from the Classroom

As a kindergarten teacher, I’m always looking for opportunities for my students to develop their writing skills by creating their own sentences. As I was brainstorming ideas for new reading centers, I remembered a collection of gallery notes I received when I interned at Artpace in 2011. I sifted through them and selected several that I […]