Artpace Teen Council

Programs and Events for the Teen Crowd

Artpace Teen Council

A nine-month, paid program designed for San Antonio area high school students (15-18 years old) to become advocates for contemporary art and young leaders in their community. Teen Council members work with Artpace staff and artists to develop teen programs, support Artpace events, and create community-based projects throughout the school year.

How to Apply

Are you an openminded, creative, and responsible area high school student with transportation that enjoys working collaboratively and can meet on Tuesday evenings? 

Artpace is now seeking applications to join the Artpace Teen Council for the 2020-2021 school year. The Teen Council is a nine-month, paid program designed for area high school students to become advocates for contemporary art and young leaders in their community. Teen Council members work with Artpace staff and artists to develop teen programs, support Artpace events, and create free, community-based projects that explore Artpace exhibitions and contemporary ideas for other teens throughout the school year. Teen events include artist-led workshops, talks, Teen Night, and more 

Eligibility:

Applications are open May 1 – June 26, 2020

Download the PDF application here or fill out the online application here.


Teen Events

Throughout the year, the Artpace Teen Council hosts free teen-only events that explore Artpace exhibitions and contemporary ideas. Teen events include artist-led workshops, talks, music, and more.

The Artpace Teen Council visits the San Antonio Museum of Art

The Artpace Teen Council visits Sarah Welsh’s exhibition at Blue Star Contemporary

The Artpace Teen Council visits artist Mari Hernandez in her studio