The Artpace Blog

16
Apr

Artpace Teen Council: Remembering Chuck Baird, by Aiden Hobbs 

The Artpace Teen Council is a nine-month, paid program designed for San Antonio area high school students (15–18 years old) to become advocates for contemporary art and young leaders in their community. Teen Council members work with Artpace staff and artists to develop teen programs, support Artpace events, and create community-based projects throughout the school […]

12
Jan

Artpace Teen Council: An Interview with Artist and Educator Michael Stoltz

The Artpace Teen Council is a nine-month, paid program designed for San Antonio area high school students (15–18 years old) to become advocates for contemporary art and young leaders in their community. Teen Council members work with Artpace staff and artists to develop teen programs, support Artpace events, and create community-based projects throughout the school […]

20
Aug

From the Archive: Art Talks: Yoshua Okón

On June 28, 2016, Artpace hosted an Art Talk with Yoshua Okón, artist and curator. Okón was the Guest Curator for the Summer 2017 International Artist-in-Residence program. Okón also founded SOMA, a non-profit organization conceived to nurture discussion and exchange in the field of contemporary art and education in Mexico City. Okón also co-founded La […]

30
Jul

Autumn Knight Performance at Artpace

Spring 2015 Artist-in-Resident Autumn Knight performs at the opening for her exhibition, She think she Kawaii. In preparation for her residency at Artpace, Knight visited Japan. Knight told Artpace, “Essentially it sprung out of an interest in Japanese culture I’ve had for a long time. While there, I thought deeply about cultural co-option and appropriation […]