The Artpace Blog

27
Apr

Sneak Peek: Spring 2020 International Artist-in-Residence Exhibitions

Our Spring 2020 International Artists-in-Residence, Carlos Castro Arias, Milagros de la Torre, and Daniel Ramos provide a sneak peek into their Artpace exhibitions. The three artists were selected by New York-based curator and writer Monica Espinel. The Spring Resident Artists spent two months in San Antonio, living at Artpace and creating new work. While the Artpace […]

10
Apr

Summer 2008 Artists’ Dialogue: Marcos Ramírez, Mark Bradford, William Cordova, Lauri Firstenberg

In this video, the Summer 2008 International Artists-in-Residence discuss their Artpace projects with curator Lauri Firstenberg. Mark Bradford reclaims discarded and forgotten materials from cities where he works, creating paintings, collages, and videos that explore each city’s past. His compositions comment on the social history of various communities, and the effect that the shifting demographics […]

22
Oct

Teresita Fernández Recreates Artpace Exhibition for Mid-Career Retrospective

Teresita Fernández, internationally acclaimed visual artist and 1998 Artpace residency alumnus, has just opened her first mid-career retrospective exhibition at the Pérez Art Museum Miami. The exhibition, titled Elemental, spans over two decades of the artist’s work and includes several installation works from Fernández’s career. Fernández’s 1998 Artpace installation, Borrowed Landscape. Photo credit Seale Photography […]

15
Jun

Artist Spotlight: Christie Blizard

Where are you from? I’m from Columbus, Indiana. It’s a small town in central Indiana. It is pretty rural and the public education was pretty good. How would you describe your process? It is experimental and chaotic. I have to do a lot of editing and experimenting to figure out what is working. I have […]