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Time Capsules Reflections of Our Changing Community

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by Rebecca Johnson (Arts)

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"Time Capsules Reflections of Our Changing Community" is a collaboration between San Antonio based multidisciplinary studio, workshop, and galley French & Michigan; arts non-profit Spare Parts; and the North East Independent School District. This project is a creative response the new concrete wall built at the CPS Energy Dresden Substation at Blanco Road. The project engages the neighborhood and educators to improve pedestrian experience through beautification. Over 150 students created artworks inspired by creative reuse, making art with discarded material along the theme of 'change.' Through a juried process, 16 artworks were selected for final production and installation.

These custom metal frames were designed and built by French & Michigan to display the artwork from nearby schools.Spare Parts lead artist Kim Bishop worked with PASA to engage art students from Nimitz Middle School, LEE High School. and the International School of the Americas.


"Time Capsules Reflections of Our Changing Community" is comprised of NEISD student artwork inspired by the theme of change. The artwork transforms discarded material through creative reuse.  "Time Capsules Reflections of Our Changing Community" engages the community and pedestrian experience through beautification.  "Time Capsules Reflections of Our Changing Community" is a creative response to a concrete wall at the Blanco/Dresden CPS Substation.  "Time Capsules Reflections of Our Changing Community" is a collaboration between French & Michigan, Spare Parts, and NEISD. 

Accession#: 2018.CPS.1
Artist First Name: Collaboration with French & Michigan, Spare Parts, and NEISD
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More About Artist URL: http://www.frenchandmichigan.com/
Related Site URL: http://sparepartssa.org/
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Media 1: steel
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Completion Year: 2018
Additional Information URL: https://www.neisd.net/
Location Name: CPS Energy Sub-Station
Artwork Address: 5293 Blanco Drive, San Antonio TX
Zip Code: 78213
Point X: -98.508144
Point Y: 29.498953
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5293 Blanco Drive, San Antonio TX

Additional Directions: CPS Energy Sub-Station

Time Capsules Reflections of Our Changing Community

Artist: Collaboration with French & Michigan, Spare Parts, and NEISD Category: categoryFacilities
, steel
Date completed: 2018
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"Time Capsules Reflections of Our Changing Community" is a collaboration between San Antonio based multidisciplinary studio, workshop, and galley French & Michigan; arts non-profit Spare Parts; and the North East Independent School District. This project is a creative response the new concrete wall built at the CPS Energy Dresden Substation at Blanco Road. The project engages the neighborhood and educators to improve pedestrian experience through beautification. Over 150 students created artworks inspired by creative reuse, making art with discarded material along the theme of 'change.' Through a juried process, 16 artworks were selected for final production and installation.

These custom metal frames were designed and built by French & Michigan to display the artwork from nearby schools.Spare Parts lead artist Kim Bishop worked with PASA to engage art students from Nimitz Middle School, LEE High School. and the International School of the Americas.



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Tuesday, December 11, 2018