The Artpace Blog

20
May

On Being A Member of The You[th]Pace Teen Art Council

If you think you know what art is, you don’t. Artpace has opened my mind to the wonders and limitless possibilities of what art can be. Being a member of the You[th]Pace Teen Art Council and collaborating with such a cool diverse group of teens has changed my outlook on involvement in the arts. Learning […]

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 […]

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 […]

7
May

Feats of Art-Moving Magic

Ever wonder how we get huge pieces of art into our galleries? Vincent Valdez‘s (Summer 2014 Hudson (Show)Room) exhibition, The Strangest Fruit, is made of up of larger-than-life portraits, including one huge painting measuring 8 feet by 11.5 feet. Since the piece was too large to make its way into the upstairs gallery via stairs or […]