Narrative/Memory/Navigation

Narrative/Memory/Navigation

Marie Lorenz’s project at Artpace, Narrative/Memory/Navigation, has given her the first opportunity to integrate her divergent practices into a single installation, albeit one with contrasting elements culled from different histories […]

Power Play

Power Play

Power Play features videos, photographs, and sculptures by Adel Abdessemed, Mircea Cantor, and Claire Fontaine that propose resistance to traditional power structures. The works were created in the last several […]

Jesse Amado

Jesse Amado (detail)

Untitled (beauty) (2006) reflects the human obsession with beauty and body. Made of sponge, the two-foot-square drawing is from a series that capitalizes upon the material’s skin-like qualities and its […]

Modern Piñatas

Modern Piñatas

Franco Mondini-Ruiz’s WindowWorks project, Modern Piñatas features a series of hand-made, Paper Mache replicas of seminal paintings and sculptures from the modernist era. The floating piñatas, modeled after works by […]

Drive

Drive

In Drive, Caillouet frosted the window façade of the exhibition space, selectively exposing a series of trapezoidal shapes that represent the profile of car windows. Viewed only from the exterior […]

Existence is Fertile: Unsettlement

Existence is Fertile: Unsettlement,Existence is Fertile: The Exchange

Randy Wallace’s two-part WindowWorks exhibition projects both promise and warning. Existence is Fertile: Unsettlement draws on the frightening side of fairy tales. Against Artpace’s windows the artist has built half […]

El Carreton (The Cart)

El Carreton

Rubio’s Artpace exhibition, El Carreton (The Cart), reflects his interest in collaboration and community effort. Further expanding on the artist’s undulating, vibrant aesthetic, the installation is Rubio’s first exploration in […]

Half Remembered

Half Remembered

Buckingham’s exhibition Half Remembered brings together four disparate projects to examine questions of time and language. The silent black-and-white video projection Within the Sound of Your Voice shows dozens of […]

Restless

Restless / Sin Reposo (detail)

  Restless is a series of ten gelatin silver photographs based on the life of Muñoz Ordoqui’s grandfather, a Cuban exile. The artist draws upon images from his family’s archives, […]

Persistent

Persistent

Lorraine O’Grady’s Persistent, co-produced by Jay Lopez, is a eulogy to the recently closed Davenport Lounge in San Antonio and the culture it came to embody. The imposing installation, with […]

Library

Library

In Library, Arienti has transformed the gallery into an interactive architectural landscape. The site, flanked by rows of stacked feed bags, is composed of 400 bushels of wheat seed and […]