The Artpace Blog

24
Jun

Artist Forum: Gabriel Martinez

Summer 2015 International Artist-in-Residence, Gabriel Martinez, answers questions about his work, his life, and his time at Artpace. Where are you from? Alamogordo, New Mexico When did you start getting interested in art? Was there a defining moment you experienced that indicated art should be your chosen path? I drew a lot as a kid. on […]

8
Jun

Food Truck Friday Community Collaboration

Join Summer 2015 International Artist-in-Residence, Wafaa Bilal, for a very special Food Truck Friday! Bilal will be conducting his community collaboration with barber, comedian, and actor, Abbas Noori Abbood, during our usual Food Truck Friday hours, 12pm-2pm. Bilal says of the project, “I think Abbas’s “Bicycle Barbershop” is an excellent opportunity for the community collaboration. […]

14
Apr

Limited Edition Artpace Fiesta Medals on Sale Now!

Fiesta is just around the corner, and you know what that means – Fiesta Medal mania has begun! Add some Artpace red to your collection with this Limited Edition Artpace Fiesta Medal designed and signed by Spring 2005 International Artist-in-Residence, Cruz Ortiz. Come to Artpace and get yours before they sell out! Medals are $10 for Artpace […]

17
Mar

Artpace Alumni at Venice Biennale

What is the Venice Biennale? It is a major contemporary art exhibition that takes place every two years in Venice, Italy. While the Biennale is half a world away, many of the artists invited to participate have San Antonio roots through Artpace’s International Artist-in-Residence and Hudson(Show)Room programs . Last week, curator Okwui Enwezor announced the […]