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ART, FEATURED

New Works by International Artists-In-Residence at Artpace

Artpace has unveiled their Fall 2017 International Artist-In-Residence installation – and it is truly an interactive experience. Artpace invites a guest curator to showcase the talents of three different artists for each residency, three times each year. The curator will select one international, one national, and one Texas artist to participate in the program, living and […]

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FEATURED, MUSIC

Dreamonoid’s HiFi: Not Your Average Stereo Shop

Ahead of contiguous sidewalks and usable public transportation, San Antonio is gaining another prerequisite of a first-world population center: a HiFi audio boutique. Sporting a striking, new, storefront-spanning mural, Dreamonoid’s HiFi occupies the lot at 1711 Guadalupe Street that was previously an arcade with the same name. Though the store has technically been running since […]

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CULTURE, San Antonio Stories

Stories of San Antonio: “My Kind”

Editor’s note: Stories of San Antonio is a showcase for stories that highlight the voices, faces, and experiences that define our city. This story was submitted by Tyler James Bruns, a part-time travel writer, who wrote about this poignant experience on the Riverwalk after a recent visit. Homelessness continues to be a prominent issue in […]

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EVENTS

Nothing to do in San Antonio: Weekend of Nov. 9 – Nov. 12

You might have heard this old adage before, specifically from people who are fans of our hip and happening neighbors to the north. It’s our opinion that if you think there’s nothing to do in San Antonio – you don’t get out enough. We’re here to help. Live Music Music to enlighten, entertain, and engage […]

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ART, CULTURE, EVENTS

What’s Happening: Week of the Dead

Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is an integral and important part of the rich historic culture here in San Antonio. With much of our community’s population with Mexican- and Indigenous-American roots, the city’s various annual celebrations provide an opportunity for San Antonians to express their regards for loved ones who have […]

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ART, EVENTS

NESA Alumnae Creative Collection: Híjole SA

It’s no secret that San Antonio is brimming with home-grown talent. The students and alumnae from NESA (NEISD Northeast School of the Arts) are no exception. For years, students have had the opportunity to showcase their work at Studio 205 in the Upstairs Studios at Blue Star Arts Complex. Alumnae from the school have recently […]

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CULTURE, EVENTS, San Antonio Life

Halloween Happenings in the Alamo City

As All Hallow’s Eve draws near in San Antonio, there is certainly no shortage of exciting events to scare and delight trick-or-treaters of all ages. It would be nearly impossible to list everything that the Alamo City has to offer this season, but we’ve composed a list of CO LAB Magazine staff favorites for our […]

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ART, EVENTS

Lone Star Horror Showcase Brings Screams to the Big Screen

Allow me to fangirl here for just a bit. From an inappropriately early age, I’ve been obsessed with all things horror – novels, short stories, movies, television shows. When I learned that I would have the opportunity to interview some of San Antonio’s young horror filmmakers who are introducing their films at the Lone Star […]

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ART, EVENTS

Photos of You: Chalk It Up 2017 Gallery

This years’ Chalk It Up didn’t fail to live up to its reputation as a singular spectacle. Both residents and tourists alike turned out in the thousands to see, puzzle over, and participate in the interactive community art event that takes over Houston Street each year. That the fine Saturday was neither marred by precarious precipitation […]

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