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Saturday,  12.10.16

Opening

Elyse Grams: Denial

Saturday,  12.10.16   |   7–10 pm
A show of mixed media ceramics by San Antonio artist Elyse Grams. The artists created the works in the exhibition in response to a recent personal loss: "I wanted these objects to show the way that we as a society hide our grief in plain sight. We are all coping with something, we are all collectively going through motions. We are all trying to be something.”
San Antonio  |  Provenance Gallery

Friday,  12.16.16

Opening

Artist Lab 2016

Friday,  12.16.16   |   6–9 pm
An exhibition presenting works by the 2016 Artist Lab participants. Artists include Lisette Chavez, Sarah Fox, Raul Gonzalez, Kristel Puente, Andrei Renteria, and Jose Villalobos.
San Antonio  |  Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center
Opening

Agosto Cuellar: Jive Town

Friday,  12.16.16   |   6 pm – 12 am
An exhibition by artist, fashion designer and community activist Agosto Cuellar. For this exhibition, Cuellar is transforming the gallery space into "a functioning boutique, recreating his South Alamo shop, Jive Refried, which existed from 1999-2011. Acting both as artist and co-curator, Cuellar’s six week exhibition will be punctuated by special events including works and happenings by other artists such as screenings of a web-based drama series conceived by Kimberly Suta, DJ Performances, a series of rotating featured artists including works by Will Muñiz, sewing circles, live (tableau vivant) window displays, swap meets and much, much more!"
San Antonio  |  Sala Diaz

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Lost & Found

November 3 through December 23, 2016
A show featuring works by UTSA MFA graduates Sarah Fox and Andrei Renteria. "Through collage, mixed media, and found objects, these artists create a fantastical world of lost humans and creatures for the viewer to discover, uncover, and explore."
San Antonio |  Cinnabar

Borderwavve

December 2 through 23, 2016
An exhibition featuring four Texas artists whose practices have been shaped by their proximity to the US/Mexico border. Artists include Cande Aguilar, Gerardo Arellano, Jorge Purón, and Aldo Fabian Ramos.
San Antonio |  Presa House

Jim Dine: Salome Reimagined

August 31 through December 24, 2016
In 1987, the Houston Grand Opera invited Jim Dine to execute set and costume design for Richard Strauss’s opera Salome. This exhibition features 30 pastel drawings created by Dine during his design process. The show also features documents and photographs from Houston Grand Opera's archive.
San Antonio |  McNay Art Museum

Elyse Grams: Denial

December 10 through 27, 2016
A show of mixed media ceramics by San Antonio artist Elyse Grams. The artists created the works in the exhibition in response to a recent personal loss: "I wanted these objects to show the way that we as a society hide our grief in plain sight. We are all coping with something, we are all collectively going through motions. We are all trying to be something.”
San Antonio |  Provenance Gallery

SATX/MX

October 6, 2016 through January 1, 2017
An exhibition featuring works by 21 San Antonio-based Mexican and Mexican-American artists. The show explores what it is like to live in the gray area between two cultures.
San Antonio |  Centro de Artes

John James Speegle

October 14, 2016 through January 6, 2017
An exhibition by John James Speegle. In his work, Speegle is influenced by Frank Lloyd Wright, Luis Barragan, Richardo Legorreta, and Aldo Rossi, among others.
San Antonio |  Radius Center

Jennifer Steinkamp: Botanic 3

August 30, 2016 through January 8, 2017
An exhibition of works by Los Angeles-based artist Jennifer Steinkamp. Botanic 3 was created in 2015 and features animated flowering plants that are being blown by un unseen force.
San Antonio |  McNay Art Museum

ARTMATTERS 16: John Fraser

September 28, 2016 through January 8, 2017
An exhibition of works by John Fraser. Drawing from the McNay's collection, the artist’s studio, and select museum collections, this show explores the past 25 years of Fraser's artistic output.
San Antonio |  McNay Art Museum

Reclaimed by Nature

November 4, 2016 through January 8, 2017
An exhibition curated by Claudia Arozqueta and featuring works by Alejandro Almanza Pereda, Dulce Chacón, Daniela Edburg, Joey Fauerso, Buster Graybill, Jasmyne Graybill, Arturo Hernández Alcázar, Sofía Taboás, Raul Ortega Ayala, Kristy Perez & Ethel Shipton.

Beneath Metropolis

November 4, 2016 through January 8, 2017
An exhibition exploring what happens within a city. Featuring works by Clarissa Bonet, Tannaz Farsi, Emily Hermant, Sharon Koelblinger, Alexander Krajkowski, Donald Morgan, Sarah Nance, Camilo Ramirez, Lauren Sudbrink, Erin Woodbrey, Jason Yi, and Qian Zhao.

Hold Still

November 4, 2016 through January 8, 2017

An exhibition of works by photographers Robert Langham and Casey James Wilson. Both artists' practices are rooted in the trends of still life photography. "Hold Still shows the viewer how our perceptions and associations with the real vs altered and staged vs found lead us to investigate photographic imagery with a different lens than other types of images."

Leigh Anne Lester: Flexible Foundation

November 4, 2016 through January 8, 2017
An installation by San Antonio artist Leigh Anne Lester. "Using historical botanical illustrations as a starting point, Lester blends the look of observational lab drawings with the decorative and rigorous aesthetic of 18th and 19th-century botanical illustrations."

Kerr Arts & Cultural Center Holiday Shows

December 8, 2016 through January 8, 2017
Three exhibitions celebrating the holidays. One show is the KACC's annual juried exhibition; another is a show of miniature works created by gallery members, and the third is a show of landscapes by artist Patty Thomas.

Telling Tales: Contemporary Narrative Photography

September 28, 2016 through January 15, 2017
An exhibition of photographs that attempt to convey some form of narrative or story. The show features works by Tina Barney, Julie Blackmon, Gregory Crewdson, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Mitch Epstein, Nan Goldin, Paul Graham, Jessica Todd Harper, Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler, Anna Gaskell, Justine Kurland, Lori Nix, Erwin Olaf, Alex Prager, Alec Soth, and Jeff Wall.
San Antonio |  McNay Art Museum

Hadar Sobol

November 17, 2016 through January 15, 2017
"Hadar Sobol is a multi-media and mixed-media artist, who works primarily within the disciplines of fibers and video to express issues of contemporary feminism through a commonplace lens, depicting images of physically and emotionally burdened female figures on vintage linen napkins and paper."

Erin Neve

November 17, 2016 through January 15, 2017
"San Antonio photographer Erin Neve uses food as her primary building material and source imagery while referencing traditional still life painting to represent the body in metaphorical and non-literal ways."

Todd Christensen

November 17, 2016 through January 17, 2017
"Incorporating hundreds of old and decommissioned library books and other tomes from his personal collection, New Mexico artist Todd Christensen exhibits a site-specific installation that responds to the historic architecture of the Southwest School of Art’s Urschel Gallery."

Living and Collecting Mexico: Gifts from Susan Toomey Frost

October 12, 2016 through February 5, 2017
An exhibition showcasing prints from the collection of Susan Toomey Frost. Highlights from Frost's collection include Alfredo Zalce’s, En La Hamaca of 1945, rare impressions by the Tlaxcalan muralist and printmaker Desiderio Hernández Xochitiotzin, as well as prints by José Clemente Orozco and David Alfaro Siqueiros.
San Antonio |  McNay Art Museum

Parlour Games: Ruloff Kip’s Toy Theatre

July 6, 2016 through February 6, 2017
On display is a large toy theatre created in 1919 by Ruloff Kip. Features of the assemblage include moving mechanisms, several working lighting schemes, and an array of set drops and cut-out characters, based on Kip’s house and family members.
San Antonio |  McNay Art Museum

Art in the Garden: Scattering Screen

June 30, 2016 through April 30, 2017
An installation by Brooklyn-based artist Alyson Shotz. Shotz's site-specific installation Scattering Screen encourages visitors to interact with the garden and notice particularities in the garden's landscape.

Rivane Neuenschwander: Secondary Stories

April 30, 2016 through July 29, 2017
The Texas debut of Secondary Stories, a room-sized installation by Brazilian artist Rivane Neuenschwander. The artist's works address "language, nature, social interactions and the passing of time."
San Antonio |  Linda Pace Foundation
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