The Artpace Blog

30
Apr

Kim Morgan: Sigh (Fall 2016)

For her Artpace Project, Sigh, Kim Morgan (Fall 2016) focused her investigation on blood, of which she writes, “Blood is the material fabric of our life and therefore we have a profound and dynamic relationship to it. It has medical, social, and political meanings and consequences. Blood is woven into our language to define relationships (blood […]

27
Apr

San Antonio Express-News: The public is the missing piece in spring artist-in-residence installations at Artpace in San Antonio

Artist Milagros de la Torre had been looking forward to watching people interact with “Recollection #1,” an array of convex mirrors hung on the wall with constellations etched into the surface. De la Torre, who is based in New York, created the piece during her spring Artpace residency. “I was looking forward to making photos […]

27
Apr

Sneak Peek: Spring 2020 International Artist-in-Residence Exhibitions

Our Spring 2020 International Artists-in-Residence, Carlos Castro Arias, Milagros de la Torre, and Daniel Ramos provide a sneak peek into their Artpace exhibitions. The three artists were selected by New York-based curator and writer Monica Espinel. The Spring Resident Artists spent two months in San Antonio, living at Artpace and creating new work. While the Artpace […]

10
Apr

Summer 2008 Artists’ Dialogue: Marcos Ramírez, Mark Bradford, William Cordova, Lauri Firstenberg

In this video, the Summer 2008 International Artists-in-Residence discuss their Artpace projects with curator Lauri Firstenberg. Mark Bradford reclaims discarded and forgotten materials from cities where he works, creating paintings, collages, and videos that explore each city’s past. His compositions comment on the social history of various communities, and the effect that the shifting demographics […]