The Artpace Blog

15
Feb

Artpace Teen Council: An Interview with Nate Cassie, Artist and Educator, by Alex Riebe

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 […]

11
May

Artpace Teen Council Window Works Project

Join us for the opening of the Artpace Teen Council’s Window Works Capstone Project this Thursday, May 12, 6-8pm. Their exhibition, Archive of Now was created with Lead Artist, Tommy Hopkins and will be on view from May 12 – 29, 2016. Archive of Now explores how we each have internal and external selves, both […]

28
Oct

Remix: For Teens, By Teens

Hey high school students: our Teen Council is hosting a FREE event for teens only this Friday, October 30, 7 to 10pm. Remix showcases contemporary art at Artpace through an array of happenings created by teens, for teens. The event will feature screen printing with current Window Works artist Cruz Ortiz, teen-lead contemporary art tours, […]

20
May

You[th]Pace Teen Art Council Capstone Success!

The You[th]Pace Teen Art Council is a diverse group of 15 high school students from all over San Antonio who work at Artpace to explore ways to engage youth in the community through contemporary art. Students get a first-hand perspective of the artistic process, becoming advocates for contemporary art through interactions with Artpace Artists-in-Residence as […]