Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center
February 23 - July 20, 2018
"Selected Chicano/a artists are tasked with countering the mainstream myths of the Alamo’s iconic status through their traditional and non-traditional paintings, sculptures, and installation work. The Other Side of the Alamo is curated by art historian, curator and cultural worker, Ruben C. Cordova, Ph.D."
March 1 - April 29, 2018
Common Currents features works by 300 artists across six San Antonio venues: Artpace San Antonio, Blue Star Contemporary Arts, the Carver Community Cultural Center, the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, the Mexican Cultural Institute, and the Southwest School of Art. The exhibition is organized around the theme of the city's Tricentennial (1718-2018): each of the 300 artists is assigned a year in San Antonio's history "on which to reflect the development of their artwork." For a full list of participating artists, go here.
“An autoethnographic project, Chicana Feelings works to actualize a tactile reality of Mestiza Consciousness. A response to what has been rejected and embraced, it is...Read More
“Entre Orillas is a dual project created by emerging artist Arlene Mejorado, through the mentorship of master artist, Adriana Yvette Monsalve. Through a compilation of...Read More
A family-friendly event celebrating Día de los Muertos. The day includes art-making activities, face-painting, community altars, and more.
San Antonio’s inaugural Zine Fest. The event will feature self published work of all genres, including: comics, poetry, non-fiction, personal stories, anthologies, photography, art and more.
A show of works by Ruth Buentello.
A show of paintings by San Antonio artist Ana Fernandez.
An exhibition highlighting the life and work of artist Victoria Suescum. The pieces in the show adopt the painting style of signage found on the walls of neighborhood...Read More
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.
A salon style show and fundraiser. Featuring works by: Albert Alvarez Albert Gonzales Andi Rivas Andrei Renteria Ashley Perez Daniel Rios Rodriguez David Anthony Garcia...Read More
An arts and cultural festival featuring performing arts events, art exhibits, arts vendors and local cultural entrepreneurs.
An exhibition celebrating women. More than 45 artists depict women whose life or mythic story inspires them the create.
An exhibition highlighting artists working in San Antonio.
An exhibition of mail artist’s books, made collaboratively by artists Greg Rubio and Ann- Michele Morales over the past nine years.
Poet and civil engineer Richard Blanco, who was named by President Obama as the fifth inaugural poet in 2013, will read excerpts from his published...Read More
An exhibition of 21 large-scale acrylic paintings (“humanscapes”) by late Texas artist and important figure in the local Chicano movement, Mel Casas (1929-2014). This show...Read More
An exhibition combining two bodies of work by painter Raul Gonzalez–the first was inspired by Pop Art, Mexican candies, and hip hop culture, and the...Read More
New work from the San Antonio-based artist.
Check out the arty bus shelters designed by Andréa Caillouet, Lisa Elena Reese, and Jack W. Harrison P.E.!
A group show exploring globalization and the notion of flatness, via artists of the Americas. (Psst: guys, somebody for sure a really long time ago...Read More
By quoting art movements such as Pop Art, Conceptualism and Art Brut, Ortiz riffs on humorous and dramatic Tex-Mex cultural realities.
The gallery space will evolve as artists Christie Blizard and Mark Menjivar collaborate with each other, the surrounding community and gallery visitors. Works will be...Read More
Given a single suspended light bulb, the included artists will respond to the object with their own interpretive invention. Artists: Avi Avalos, Jesse Amado, Ken Little, Karen Mahaffy...Read More
Five exemplary San Antonio artists: Sarah Sudhoff, Saintlorraine (a collaboration between visual artist Kristy Perez & choreographer Britt Lorraine), Joey Fauerso, and Julia Barbosa Landois....Read More
Nine emerging and mid-career artists from San Antonio, selected by legendary critic, curator, and art historian, Frances Colpitt.
Nate Cassie’s second “Vacancy” pop-up show is a night of performance-based work including a barber shop, product demonstrations and survival skills workshops, opening in conjunction...Read More
The Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center brings the unauthorized street posters of eleven not-so-street artists (most have M.F.A.’s!) into the museum for a look-see, in collaboration...Read More
Trans/Action brings together four artists who investigate into economy, corporate models and current marketing practices. These artists offer a fresh look into today’s view of...Read More
Ethel Shipton mixes up it up with works by Sarah Fisch, Karen Mahaffey, Cruz Ortiz and Chuck Ramirez.
"Gema is Spanish for gem or jewel. It is also the title of one of the most beloved songs in Mexican culture sung by every...Read More