The Artpace Blog

22
Jun

Leigh Anne Lester: Composite Floral Drawings 

Spring 2013 Window Works artist Leigh Anne Lester is a San Antonio-based artist who creates mixed-media versions of amalgamate plant species. Her work merges prehistoric ferns with backyard weeds to create specimens that resemble 18th century botanical illustrations.    In this activity, you will use multiple botanical illustrations to create a contour (an outline) drawing of a hybrid plant.   Materials  Printouts or […]

11
May

Artpace Teen Council Window Works Project

Join us for the opening of the Artpace Teen Council’s Window Works Capstone Project this Thursday, May 12, 6-8pm. Their exhibition, Archive of Now was created with Lead Artist, Tommy Hopkins and will be on view from May 12 – 29, 2016. Archive of Now explores how we each have internal and external selves, both […]

15
Jul

Camp Artpace Reflections: Justin Korver

Another year of Camp Artpace has passed and it was full of smiles, questions, one-minutes sculptures, melted records, book binding, onomatopoeias, pounds of glitter, and learning to boot. We had the distinct pleasure of dreaming big with campers from all over the San Antonio area in two, one week camps. It has been our goal […]

15
May

Vincent Valdez and Cathy Cunningham-Little Open to a Full House

Artpace was packed with art fans last Thursday, who turned out in full force to see the opening of Vincent Valdez‘s The Strangest Fruit in Hudson (Show)Room, and Cathy Cunningham-Little‘s Within the Angles of Incidence (check out a time-lapse of Cathy’s piece on our website!). The two local artist drew a huge crowd from both San Antonio and across […]