Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 9 2019 - 4:52pm
Sculptures in Mahncke Park by artist Catheri
Written by Maria Gardner on Mar 15 2018 - 9:07pm
To celebrate the sacred spring, the “blue hole” that is the source of the San Antonio River, a local non profit partnered with a group of passionate professional artists to organize “Art of the Sacred Texas Springs,” a month-long exhibit at the Kelso Art Center on the University of Incarnate Word campus. The exhibit which runs from March 9 to April 8, 2018, was organized by Headwaters at Incarnate Word and features 38 artists and more than 60 pieces, including photography, sculpture and painting.
Written by Jason Gil on Nov 9 2016 - 12:18pm
John Webb at Dock Space Gallery John Webb is a practicing architect, professor in UTSA’s architecture program, an artist with an MFA from UTSA (emphasis on sculpture), and a master craftsman employing all his training to create exquisite, masterfully crafted sculpture using bodily and mechanical forms as well as ingenious furniture art whose aesthetics please and intrigue the eye.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 9 2016 - 9:49pm
Catch up and get ahead for the week of February 8. Mass Incarceration
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 8 2016 - 1:47pm
Where is a book transformed into artwork and a library transformed into a museum? In January and February of 2016, the gallery at San Antonio Central Library became a Book Garden ~ a home to oversized southwestern lizards, busts of Renaissance men, Zen rocks and other sculptures, all created by Taiwanese-born artist Long-Bin Chen. On first glance, most people think the carvings are made from marble or stone - but in fact they are sculpted from books and magazines.
Written by Esther@SAPL on Nov 24 2015 - 11:28am
LONG-BIN CHEN is an internationally renowned artist who has exhibited widely in the United States, Germany, Taiwan, Japan, and Hong Kong. At first glance, his sculptures appear to be stonework, but they are actually created with printed material such as telephone directories, books, magazines, and newspapers. Experience this exhibit Tuesday and Thursday 4 – 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Group tours are available. Please call 210-207-2577 for more information.
Written by bluestarart on Aug 19 2014 - 12:22pm
Catherine Lee will present her exhibition "Emergence" in the Main Gallery at Blue Star Contemporary from September 4 - November 9, 2014, with an opening reception Thursday, September 4 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. After 32 years working in New York and London, Catherine Lee returned to her native state and built a studio in the Texas Hill Country, where her work continues, without the distraction of urban life. Lee has exhibited extensively, abroad and in the United States, having had one-person exhibitions in galleries in major art centers world wide.
Written by bluestarart on Aug 19 2014 - 12:19pm
Jennifer Ling Datchuk will present her exhibition Dark and Lovely in the Middle Gallery at Blue Star Contemporary from September 4 - November 9, 2014, with an opening reception Thursday, September 4 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Written by bluestarart on Aug 19 2014 - 12:14pm
Caroline Santa will present her exhibition Code-Mixing in the Project Space at Blue Star Contemporary from September 4 - November 9, 2014, with an opening reception Thursday September 4 from 6-9 pm. Caroline Santa is an artist based in Philadelphia, PA. She holds an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from the University of Pennsylvania and a BFA in Printmaking from the University of Delaware. Her work utilizes drawing and painting on paper in a spontaneous manner, which often becomes sculptural and performative. Santa is a 2007 recipient of The Charles Addams Prize.
Written by Rudy Arispe on Jul 14 2014 - 10:11am
After being given a project assignment in her art class at San Antonio College, Diana Martinez was walking through a party goods store when she spotted boxes of multi-colored, plastic cutlery. “Having an interior design background, I tend to see beauty in ordinary things,” she said. “I was drawn to their translucency.”