In support of arts and artists in San Antonio, ¡VIVA! A Live Telethon will take place on Saturday, May 8 from 6:00 p.m. to midnight, in partnership with Luminaria, Nelco Media, and Texas Public Radio. The 6-hour telethon will be hosted by local musician Garrett T. Capps and livestreamed on the Texas Public Radio Facebook page from the Malú & Carlos Alvarez Theater & Studio, inside the Irma & Emilio Nicolas Media Center, at Texas Public Radio’s new downtown headquarters. The program will also be streamed on multiple Facebook channels, YouTube, TPR.org, and LuminariaSA.org.
Written by CarissaRosalie on Jul 13 2016 - 1:21pm
An inspired idea to document San Antonio’s artistic community resulted in an unexpected partnership between city departments.
Written by Antonio Rodriguez on Oct 15 2010 - 1:22pm
San Antonio’s vibrant art world was in full display Saturday, Oct. 9 at the Guadalupe Cultural Arts District on the West Side. Hundreds of people flocked to the La Gloria extravaganza that showcases talented Latino artists, musicians, poets, sculptors, independent filmmakers and fashion designers. “La Gloria is a great concept, a festival for independent artists,” said noted San Antonio poet Anthony Flores.“The event promotes what artists do, what they try to do and how they try to make a living.”
Written by Antonio Rodriguez on Apr 6 2010 - 11:51am
In commemoration of Linda Pace's birthday, an art tribute by Jesse Amado, "Days" opened April 8, 2010, at San Antonio's Central Library, 600 Soledad St.Amado placed 22,615 crystals in the permanent art installation -- each crystal representing a day in the life of Linda Pace, who lived from April 17, 1945 to July 2, 2007.