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.”
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Written by Jennifer Herrera on Jun 21 2010 - 12:07am
Gemini Ink’s 2010 Summer Literary Festival will be held July 9 though July 25. The theme this year focuses on biomimicry which, according to the Biomimicry Institute, is “the science and art of emulating nature’s best biological ideas to solve human problems.”
Written by Antonio Rodriguez on Mar 3 2010 - 5:19pm
Luminaria is San Antonio's annual celebration of art and artists.Held in March and overseen by San Antonio's creative leaders, it is free of charge and showcases all art forms in an outdoor setting and inside various venues downtown.In addition, special arts events and performances throughout the city occur simultaneously and/or throughout the month in conjunction with Contemporary Art Month.