The Artpace Blog


Seeking Orange, Green, and Red Objects for Chalk It Up Project Inspired by Linda Pace

This year’s 10th annual Chalk It Up is quickly approaching and will not only feature chalk murals by some of San Antonio’s most talented local artists but also a variety of creative activities for children that relate to Artpace’s current Hudson (Show)Room exhibition, Localized Histories. Your help is needed to make a Kidzone project happen. Inspired […]


Artpace Associate Educators meet UT Austin’s Dr. Paul Bolin

Ernesto Olivo touring students through Anya Gallaccio’s “This much is true.” Photo credit Francisco Cortes.   As an Artpace Associate Educator, I am always looking to make my tours special for each individual. There is no standard method when walking students through an exhibition. One has to keep in mind that every student has a […]



As my summer graduate internship draws to a close here at Artpace, I have been thinking of Chalk It Up educational activities that link to the work of Artpace’s upcoming Fall 2013 Artists-in-Residents:  Micol Assaël (Rome, Italy), Erin Shirreff (New York, New York), and Ivor Shearer (Houston, Texas). Micol Assaël’s interest in electricity particularly stood […]


Kids R Kids at Artpace

Kids R Kids have been a steady summer group visiting and interacting with Artpace Education for three years now. The children always have creative thoughts to share about the contemporary artwork they see here and were a captured audience to the Clarissa Tossin film in her Summer 2013 International Artists-in-Residence program exhibition. -Becca Najera, Artpace Associate […]