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Author: Carol Schliesinger (Arts)



MLK, Jr. Commission Selects Winner of the 5th Annual Citywide Art Contest

Posted by Carol Schliesinger (Arts)

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Five San Antonio Filmmakers Win the San Antonio Film Commission’s 2020 Local Filmmaker Grant

Posted by Carol Schliesinger (Arts)

The San Antonio Film Commission, a division of the City of San Antonio’s Department of Arts & Culture, has announced the winners of its 2020 San Antonio Local Filmmaker Grant: Eduardo Ibarguen Ruiz-Healy, Dean Hollis, Aundar Ma’at, Alex Ramirez, and Natasha Straley. [Read More...]

Categories: Film  

City of San Antonio Seeks Nominations for 2020-2022 Poet Laureate

Posted by Carol Schliesinger (Arts)

The City of San Antonio Department of Arts & Culture seeks nominations for the position of Poet Laureate for the 2020-2022 term. [Read More...]

Categories: Arts Funding   Events & Exhibits  

Department of Arts & Culture Partners with Launch SA to Host Artist Business Workshop

Posted by Carol Schliesinger (Arts)

The City of San Antonio Department of Arts & Culture, in partnership with Launch SA, is hosting a business workshop for artists to learn business and copyright laws basics. The workshop will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 2-5 p.m. at Launch SA, located inside the San Antonio Central Library at 600 Soledad. [Read More...]

Categories: Public Art  

Day of the Dead Exhibits Coming to Centro de Artes Gallery

Posted by Carol Schliesinger (Arts)

The City of San Antonio Department of Arts & Culture is hosting two exhibitions celebrating Day of the Dead at Centro de Artes. The exhibits will open October 24 with an opening reception from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

 

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Categories: Events & Exhibits  

Department of Arts and Culture Dedicates Phase I of New River Walk Public Art Garden

Posted by Carol Schliesinger (Arts)

The Department of Arts and Culture is inaugurating a new visionary art space for the public in downtown San Antonio. The River Walk Public Art Garden will function as an outdoor museum, highlighting permanent and rotating installations for visitors and residents to enjoy. The entire project, scheduled to be completed in 2021, utilizes previously overlooked space in the heart of downtown and creates opportunities for artists to realize community-inspired projects.  [Read More...]

Categories: Public Art  

MLK Commission Announces 5th Annual Art Contest

Posted by Carol Schliesinger (Arts)

SAN ANTONIO (Oct. 28, 2019) – The MLK, Jr. Commission is excited to announce the 5th Annual Citywide Art Contest for Official Artwork. The selected artwork will be used as the visual representation of [Read More...]

Categories: Events & Exhibits  

City of San Antonio Gifts Sculpture by San Antonio Artist to Sister City Gwangju, South Korea

Posted by Carol Schliesinger (Arts)

SAN ANTONIO (Oct. 3, 2019) – The City of San Antonio is gifting its Sister City, Gwangju, South Korea, a 16-foot tall sculpture by San Antonio artist, Cakky Brawley.
The artwork will be [Read More...]

Categories: Public Art  

Day of the Dead Exhibits Coming to Centro de Artes

Posted by Carol Schliesinger (Arts)

SAN ANTONIO (Oct. 1, 2019) – Long before sugar skulls and flowery skeleton became a pop culture phenomenon, Day of the Dead was celebrated each Fall by Mexican-American residents in San Antonio paying [Read More...]

Categories: Events & Exhibits  

Department of Arts & Culture Partners with Launch SA to Host Artist Business Workshop

Posted by Carol Schliesinger (Arts)

SAN ANTONIO (Oct. 28, 2019) – The City of San Antonio Department of Arts & Culture, in partnership with Launch SA, is hosting a business workshop for artists to learn business and copyright laws [Read More...]

Categories: Events & Exhibits  

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