May 23, 2013
John Fraser, artist, and Lyle Williams, Curator, Prints and Drawings, discuss connections between Fraser’s works on paper in the McNay’s collection and the interwoven surface of his sculpture Marker, on view in Majority Rules: A Decade of Contemporary Art Acquisitions.
The opinions of this speaker do not necessarily reflect the views of the museum. Some imagery presented may be objectionable for ...More
April 11-May 25, 2013
The CUBANS are coming! The CUBANS are coming . . . to Bihl Haus Arts! So, get ready to 'go Cuban' with us at ICONS, a powerful exhibit of paintings and multiples by Cuban artist ...More
May 26, 2013
Experience Vik Muniz’s curious photographs, made with powdered pigments, chocolate syrup, and marinara sauce. Create your own food-based compositions with photographer Mari ...More
Presented by Junior League of San Antonio
April 4-May 30, 2013
Works from the Texas Watercolor Society will be featured at the Junior League of San Antonio’s Bright Shawl Gallery this spring. The exhibition opens Thursday, April 4 and ...More
May 25-May 31, 2013
Centro Cultural Aztlan is hosting our 22nd Annual SUPERHERO contest and exhibit. This exhibit is open to any students 6 to 18 years of age. We ask students to identify a positive ...More
May 11-June 1, 2013
San Antonio artist Rex Hausmann lets us take a look at his exuberant multi-media world....More
Presented by San Antonio Potters Guild
June 1, 2013
The San Antonio Potters Guild's Annual Show and Sale featuring the best from clay artists around the area will be juried this year by John Johnston San Antonio Museum of Art ...More
June 4, 2013
Join the McNay for a special preview of summer exhibition Normal Rockwell: Behind the Camera, a landmark exhibition exploring in depth Rockwell’s richly detailed study ...More
Of Animals is a photography collaboration between 8 photography students from the Art Institute of San Antonio and is a photographic representation of the human-animal experience.
|The Art Institute of San Antonio||06/07/13-|
|Exhibition: Fiesta, Fête, Festival|
Fiesta, Fête, Festival moves from San Antonio to Seville, Venice, Versailles, St. Petersburg, and other cities to celebrate some of the world’s great festivals. Scene and costume designs from the Tobin Collection reveal that San Antonio’s own Fiesta—from NIOSA and Charreada to the Coronation of the Queen of the Order of the Alamo and Cornyation—belongs to a rich tradition of popular and court celebrations.
*Display Image: Eugene Berman, Costume...
|McNay Art Museum||01/16/13-|
|Summer Teacher Institute: Every Object Tells a Story|
Just as authors tell tales with words, artists use materials to describe scenes, characters, actions, and conversations. This summer, experience three days of storytelling, art making, and careful visual investigation. Look to works of art and consider the stories we know, the stories we learn, and the stories we imagine.
Teachers earn 18 hours of continuing professional education credit for attending all three days. Fee (includes lunch on Thursday and museum admission all three...
|McNay Art Museum||06/11/13-|
|Jugando a la Guerrita: Drawings and Prints by Fernando Andrade|
An exhibition of drawings and prints by Fernando Andrade. The title, Jugando a la Guerrita, translates as Playing at the Little War, which is a reference to the so-called War on Drugs in Mexico and the U.S., often viewed more as a skirmish or 'Guerrita' rather than a true large-scale war to eradicate drugs.
|Things That Make You Go Hmmm | Opening Reception|
The UTSA Satellite Space will host Things That Make You Go Hmm, on view July 5 - July 21, 2013, with an opening reception on July 5, 2013 from 6-9pm.
|University of Texas at San Antonio||07/05/13-|
|Jo-Anne McArthur curated by Cyndi Rook|
Award-winning photojournalist Jo-Anne McArthur documents our interactions with non-human animals in such a way that we may find new significance in ordinary, often unnoticed situations of use, abuse and sharing of spaces. Her documentary project, We Animals, is internationally celebrated and over 80 animal organizations, including Igualdad Animal, Sea Shepherd and the Jane Goodall Institute, have benefited from her photography. In April 2013, Ghosts In Our Machine, a feature length film...
|Texas Meets Paris: Printmaker Mary Bonner's French Works|
Ninety years ago, in the midst of the roaring twenties, San Antonio printmaker Mary Bonner arrived in Paris to learn printmaking from French masters. From that moment onward, Bonner was inspired by the culture, people and landscape of France, at the same time producing very Texan works for her new French audiences.
Villa Finale has assembled over 30 prints, watercolors and etchings of both Bonner and her French mentor, Édouard Léon for the exhibition "Texas Meets...
|Exhibition: Majority Rules: A Decade of Contemporary Art Acquisitions|
Supporting acquisition of contemporary art for the McNay Art Museum is a vital part of the mission of the McNay Contemporary Collectors Forum (MCCF). Since 2003, MCCF has purchased one or two works of art for the McNay’s collection at the group’s annual fall View & Vote. To date, MCCF has acquired 12 contemporary works in various media. Previous acquisitions include works by John Miller (2003), Ed Kienholz and Nancy Reddin Kienholz (2004), John Fraser (2005), Susie Rosmarin...
|McNay Art Museum||01/23/13-|
|Salt Of The Earth ~ Contemporary Art Month (CAM) Exhibit Opening Reception|
Please join us for a CAM, Contemporary Art Month, Exhibit, SALT OF THE EARTH, featuring several local artists exhibiting a variety of mediums, including sculpture, paint, jewelry, photography, and more.
|The Jackson Ranch||02/27/13-|