The Artpace Blog

6
May

Take a Seat on Benches Designed by Vincent Valdez

The San Antonio River Foundation has commissioned local artists to create one-of-a-kind art benches to be placed along the San Antonio River in order to create unique seating areas and a series of landmarks along the Mission Reach. Drawing on elements of Latino culture in south Texas, Vincent Valdez’s two art benches reference custom-car design […]

2
Oct

Seeking Orange, Green, and Red Objects for Chalk It Up Project Inspired by Linda Pace

This year’s 10th annual Chalk It Up is quickly approaching and will not only feature chalk murals by some of San Antonio’s most talented local artists but also a variety of creative activities for children that relate to Artpace’s current Hudson (Show)Room exhibition, Localized Histories. Your help is needed to make a Kidzone project happen. Inspired […]

6
Sep

Artpace Studio Director Riley Robinson Profiled in SA Confidential

From helping Artpace artists realize bold new artworks to locating the best breakfast tacos in San Antonio, Riley Robinson shares his experience in today’s edition of mysa.com’s SA Confidential.

9
Aug

Artpace Associate Educators meet UT Austin’s Dr. Paul Bolin

Ernesto Olivo touring students through Anya Gallaccio’s “This much is true.” Photo credit Francisco Cortes.   As an Artpace Associate Educator, I am always looking to make my tours special for each individual. There is no standard method when walking students through an exhibition. One has to keep in mind that every student has a […]