The Artpace Blog

18
May

Rigoberto Luna: Composite Self-Portraits

 Rigoberto “Rigo” Luna is an artist, designer, curator, and Director and Curator of Presa House Gallery where he has curated over 30 exhibitions with a heavy focus on artists from Central and South Texas. In 2009, Rigo was a featured artist at Artpace Chalk It Up and a showcase artist at Chalk It Up 2012. […]

11
May

Juan Miguel Ramos: Drawing and Photoshop

Fall 2002 resident artist, Juan Miguel Ramos, develops multimedia projects which utilize video, photography, Sharpie® drawings, and text to question stereotypes and to suggest the nature of identity. In this activity, you will gain a basic understanding of Photoshop tools and how the program may be able to benefit your creative process. Using self-portrait contour […]

8
May

Reading Red Book Club Recap

On Saturday, April 25, 2020, Artpace hosted the first Virtual Reading Red Book Club Meeting. To coincide with the ongoing Hudson Showroom exhibition, Visibilities: Intrepid Women of Artpace, Reading Red discussed Linda Nochlin’s essay “Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?” Originally published in the January 1971 issue of ARTNews, Nochlin explores institutional obstacles […]

7
May

From the Archive: SET

On May 5, 2016, Artpace presented SET – a collaborative traveling exhibition program by visual artists and musicians that re-defined the moving image through the context of divergent sites and live soundtracks. Experimental in nature, the project considers the ways in which artists work in anticipation of an unknown auditory response and, in turn, how […]