ART

Guadalupe Academy Focuses Traditional Music with New Director

The Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center has revealed a Traditional Music Director position for its Guadalupe Academy and named the person to fill it: Gumecindo “Gino” Rivera. The Academy is the educational arm of the organization, offering instruction to children and adults in traditional and contemporary Latino art forms – and once every year, in tamal-making. […]

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Blue Star Announces Berlin Residency Artists for 2018

Each year, Blue Star Contemporary Art partners with Künstlerhaus Bethanien to provide San Antonio artists the opportunity of a residency in Berlin, Germany. This international cultural center hosts 25 artists annually from countries around the world, supporting them with workshops, technical infrastructure, curatorial support, and most importantly, working contact with art professionals from around the world.  […]

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ART, CULTURE

Deadline for ACTLab Proposals Closes Friday

An open call for proposals is ending soon for a forthcoming local conference on the melding of art, culture, and technology at the Institute of Texan Cultures downtown. The 2018 ACTLab New Media Conference, Culture, Art, and Technology in the 22nd Century, is the second such event organized by the Convergent Media Collective, a group of San […]

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ART, CULTURE, Literary Arts

A New Home Rises for the Sun Poets

Tucked away on the second floor of Demo’s, the landmark Greek restaurant on the St. Mary’s Strip, voices echo overhead. It’s Tuesday night, and the Sun Poet’s Society has gathered for its weekly poetry reading. The assembled participants take turns reading in a ‘round robin’ style, each reading original works, as well as selected pieces […]

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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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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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