Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum

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116 Blue Star

San Antonio, TX 78204

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Book signing: Arte Latina: ROAR

The 2008 exhibit, Arte Latina: ROAR, was the first ever all Latina exhibit at the non-profit contemporary art institution, Blue Star. Guest speakers Dr. Harriett […]

Jade Townsend: artist talk

New York sculptor and installation artist Jade Townsend talk at Blue Star on the evening of Wednesday, August 17 at 6:30 pm. Townsend’s work was […]

Gudjon Bjarnason: DySTOPic ProgressiONs

Icelandic sculptor  and architect Gudjon Bjarnason is the latest participant in Blue Star’s  Icelandic Cultural Exchange program. Bjarnason has been working on big explosive installation […]

Julia Barbosa Landois: Culo de Oro/The Golden Ass

Humble materials, unspoken violence, and direct audience engagement enliven the multimedia works of San Antonio artist Julia Barbosa Landois.  Informed by interviews with brothel patrons, […]

Jade Walker: Quadri-Poise

Blue Star Contemporary Art Center and Big Medium present Quadri-Poise, an installation by Jade Walker, curated by Virginia Rutledge. Walker installations and sculptures are based […]

Tom Orr: Onagadori

As part of the 2011 Texas Biennial, Blue Star Contemporary Art Center and Big Medium present Tom Orr, featuring a sculptural installation entitled Onagadori, curated […]

Crossovers: Materials and Metaphors

Blue Star Contemporary Art Center exhibits works by Joan Hall and Ivano Vitali in Crossovers: Materials and Metaphors, curated by Meredith Dean. Both use paper- […]

Ed Saavedra: Requiem for an English Major

In Requiem for an English Major, Ed Saavedra uses his own deconstructed version of a 240-yr-old "English Major" (Thomas Gainsborough’s The Blue Boy) to create […]

Hills Snyder: Causal Observer

Blue Star Contemporary Art Center presents the work of Hills Snyder in Causal Observer throughout the month of September! Fourth in a series of projects […]

Launch-11 / Fire in the Belly / It

Launch-11 showcases the work of recipients of the International Sculpture Center 2009 Student Awards curated by Willie Cole, Jeanne Jaffe & David McFadden. Check out […]

Steve Brudniak: Noumenon, and Other New Works

Blue Star Contemporary Art Center unleashes Steve Brudniak’s exhibition Noumenon, and Other New Work. The assemblages of found objects look a lot like machines or […]

Amalgamations 25: 28 Artists For 25 Great Years

Kickoff Contemporary Art Month in San Antonio with Blue Star and celebrate their 25th anniversary! Amalgamations 25 is curated by Houston based gallerist and artist Wayne Gilbert who […]

The Familiar Unknown

The Familiar Unknown, curated by Ovidio Giberga, (and featuring Susan Beiner, Rebekah Bogard, Rebecca Hutchinson, and Anne Drew Potter) is Blue Star’s first curated exhibit […]

Lonely Are the Brave

"Lonely Are the Brave takes its title from the 1962 movie, which was based on Edward Abbey’s novel The Brave Cowboy. The exhibition features four […]

Rex Hausmann: Revisitation

"Constructed for Blue Star, Revisitation is currently Rex Hausmann‘s largest and most ambitious work-to-date. A wall-to-wall, ceiling-to-ceiling riot of thought and colour inspired by The […]

Danville Chadbourne: RETROSPECTIVE 1, ARTIST

Check out thirty large-scale paintings and sculptures by San Antonio artist Danville Chadbourne. Don't miss the other galleries, which are featuring work by Anne Ferrer, […]

Anne Ferrer: Country Wave

Parisian artist and temporary San Antonio resident Anne Ferrer, who exhibited at Cactus Bra last November, has transformed the middle gallery into a "country furnished […]

McKay Otto: ever self ever

Wimberley/Houston-based artist McKay Otto‘s translucent paintings need to viewed in person, in both light and darkness, to be truly appreciated.

Jon Lee: JL050209

Check out minimal works by printmaker and Trinity University Asst. Prof., Jon Lee.

New Art in Austin: 20 to Watch

If you didn’t see the show in Austin, here’s your chance to check it out! Blue Star plays host to the Austin Museum of Art’s […]

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