The Artpace Blog

1
Mar

After Carolee: Tender and Fierce – Virtual Opening

On Thursday, January 7, 2021, Artpace hosted an online virtual opening for the exhibition After Carolee: Tender and Fierce. After Carolee: Tender and Fierce is an exhibition of new and recent works by 14 women with Texas ties whose art can be seen in vibrant, expansive dialogue with Carolee Schneemann’s artistic legacies. And Carolee’s Room, […]

26
Jan

Artpace Teen Council: An Interview with Artist José Villalobos by Elia Taylor

THE ARTPACE TEEN COUNCIL IS 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 […]

21
Apr

Virtual Tour – Visibilities: Intrepid Women of Artpace

For Artpace’s 25th anniversary year, Artpace has committed to focusing all non-residency exhibition programming to women artists in 2020. With this in mind, we will begin our 25th year with the exhibition Visibilities: Intrepid Women of Artpace. Join curator Erin K. Murphy, Artpace Director of Residencies and Exhibitions, on a virtual tour of our Hudson Showroom and Main Space exhibition. […]

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 […]