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Artpace Teen Council: An Interview with Up-and-Coming Filmmaker Kayla Whittaker

by Fabi Cepeda Kayla Whittaker is a San Antonio-based filmmaker, becoming known for her eye-catching media and playful aesthetics. By combining all of her talents, she is able to create pieces that are not only pleasing to the eye but also influential to your mind. In terms of influences, one of the main things Kayla draws from […]


From the Archive: Art Talks with Ian Alden Russell

On Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Ian Alden Russell, Artpace’s Summer 2015 Guest Curator, presented “Back to the Front: Political Ecology and Socially Engaged Art.” Russell shared with the group of more than 50 Artpace friends, board members, artists and students the many ways in which contemporary art engages with and reacts to issues and events in […]


From The Archive: Christian Marclay

As part of its 20th Anniversary celebration, Artpace brought world-renowned artist Christian Marclay to San Antonio for the Texas premiere of his video Guitar Drag, 2000, (opened Artpace Thursday, May 28, 2015 6-8pm). In addition to exhibiting Guitar Drag in the Hudson Showroom, Artpace and Trinity University Press presented ‘A Conversation with Christian Marclay’ conducted […]


Artpace Teen Council: Murals on the West Side

This year, Teen Council members will research and write an Artpace blog entry about the innovative art and artists that make up the thriving San Antonio community. Murals on the West Side by Eva Rangel In the part of town that I live in, the houses are homogenous, and the streets are bland. Nothing ever […]