The Artpace Blog

8
Dec

Teen Art Council Mashup

You[th]Pace Teen Art Council members took a field trip to Austin on Saturday, November 1, to visit both sites of The Contemporary Austin —the Jones Center and Laguna Gloria—and meet with members of The Contemporary Austin’s teen council. The Contemporary Austin teen council showed You[th]Pace members around the galleries at the Jones Center featuring an […]

14
May

Look Carefully! Artpace Alumni Update

Look carefully! This picture is not at Artpace, but a complete recreation of Yiso Bahc‘s (Fall 2000 International Artist-in-Residence) exhibition, currently on view at the Artsonje Center in Seoul, Korea. The Center used high-resolution images from Artpace to create an accurate replica as part of their exhibition of Bahc’s work, titled Something For Nothing. The exhibition will […]

6
May

Even More Alumni Taking Their Works On The Road

Clarissa Tossin (Summer 2013 International Artist-in-Residence) will take part in the upcoming exhibition Made in L.A., at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, California. Tossin’s contribution to the group show will include the Volkswagen Brasilia featured in her Artpace exhibition Brasília, Cars, Pools and Other Modernities. The show will also include new work by Tala Madani (Spring 2013 International Artist-in-Residence), […]

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 […]