The Artpace Blog

20
Jun

Meet the Barista: Alex Dyck

Meet Alex at Morning Mixer, every Friday morning on the Artpace rooftop. Morning Mixer is a partnership with our friends at Estate Coffee Company. Artpace members get 10% off their coffee! Tell us about yourself. My name is Alex Dyck, proud parent of two wonderful cats, Fiona and Luna, and one amazing dog, Jenks. While, […]

4
May

Texas Sparks by Curatorial Resident Juan Canela

Juan Canela is Artpace’s Spring 2018 Curatorial Resident. Now two weeks of his residency, he has conducted studio visits with several Texas artists across the state. Read about his experiences meeting them below. Click here to learn more about Artpace’s Curatorial Residency. Before traveling, everything is expectation. I wonder about what I will find, how […]

8
Feb

Keep Artpace Cool – Continued pt 4

WATCH OUR VIDEO So you’ve heard about how the malfunctioning a/c unit has affected our Artpace employees and visitors, but what about…the art!? Taylor, our Director of Programs & Exhibitions, tells us that there have been prior issues with moisture and humidity in some of the exhibition spaces, so special humidifiers had to be brought […]

8
Feb

Keep Artpace Cool – Continued pt 3

Here is a behind the scenes shot of our current a/c unit control panel (i.e.: heating, ventilation and air conditioning)…we warned you, it’s not pretty. Charlie, one of our most valuable studio technicians, shares with us that “The HVAC control unit is very temperamental, and often shorts out during events.” When this occurs, Charlie adjusts […]