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King William Fair 2018

Join us at the Fair on Saturday, April 28, 2018! “Best Family-Friendly Fiesta Event” —San Antonio Current Over 30,000 visitors are expected to attend this fun-filled, family festival on April 28th, 2018, as they have on the final Saturday of Fiesta each year since 1968. The King William Fair is the primary fundraising event for…

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March 18, 2018

BERLIN BRUNCH Featuring Ethel Shipton and Jared Theis

  BERLIN BRUNCH Featuring Ethel Shipton and Jared Theis March 17, 2018 | 11 AM Liberty Bar Blue Star Contemporary is pleased to partner with Liberty Bar to host the series Berlin Brunch. Join BSC Berlin Residency Program Alumni Ethel Shipton and Jared Theis as they discuss their experience at the Künstlerhaus Bethanien as the…

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March 6, 2018

Common Currents, A Three Hundred Year Heretage

The next Common Currents opening reception and exhibition of 50 SA artists will be at Blue Star Contemporary this Thursday, Feb 1, 6 to 9pm. Exhibition Dates 2018 Artpace San Antonio / January 18 – March 4 Blue Star Contemporary / February 1 – May 7 Southwest School of Art / February 15 – April…

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January 29, 2018

THE ARTIST AS CULTURE PRODUCER

CONVERSATION TOUR | THE ARTIST AS CULTURE PRODUCER: LIVING AND SUSTAINING A CREATIVE LIFE January 20, 2018 | 6 -8 PM 116 Blue Star Pre-Purchase Books Blue Star Contemporary is pleased to welcome Sharon Louden and Home Bodies exhibiting artist Lenka Clayton in conversation with the public about how artists sustain their practice and their…

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January 20, 2018

World Topics, Personal Voices

Thursday, join Brick at Blue Star Arts Complex for this diverse panel to discuss who we are as individuals, how we see ourselves, how we think the world sees us, and the role that labels and societal norms play in those views. The panel will feature Dr. Simran Jeet Singh (professor at Columbia and Trinity…

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January 17, 2018

“Isn’t it Romantic?”

“Isn’t It Romantic?” at Villa Finale An intimate parlor concert of romantic favorites featuring the vocal talents of Ken Slavin with piano accompaniment by Barry Brake Friday, February 9th Gate opens: 6:00pm Concert: 6:30pm – 8:30pm Villa Finale: Museum & Gardens (Napoleon Parlors) 401 King William Street San Antonio, TX 78204 (Parking along King William…

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January 12, 2018

Creative Creatures 4 Year Anniversary

Saturday, January 13th 2018 Brick at Blue Star Arts Complex Doors at 7pm / ALL AGES Welcome $5 Cover / Kids 12 & under get in FREE 7PM SHOP, SIP, MIX & MINGLE with over 30 Artists & Vendors + ENJOY Tunes Courtesy of DJ TypicalZach LIVE MUSIC By: Volcán – 11:00PM The Lost Project…

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January 12, 2018

New Wayfinding Signs Along S. Alamo

Three King William Historic and Cultural Arts District wayfinding signs are being installed along South Alamo today! Visitors and anyone on foot will have a great reference for where they are and what’s around them.

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November 21, 2017

Reception for the Institute of Classical Architecture and Art

  Open reception to meet members of The Institute of Classical Architecture & Art (ICAA) Open reception to meet members of The Institute of Classical Architecture & Art (ICAA) and view their hand-drawn sketches of King William houses. November 9, from 6-9pm At the KWA office – 122 Madison Event Date: 11/09/2017 Event Start Time:…

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November 8, 2017

Museum Month in October

Museum Month celebrates the museums and other cultural institutions of San Antonio. This collaboration offers free or discounted reciprocal admission* for two to members of participating organizations, as well as to their employees. The following museums and cultural institutions are offering free or discounted reciprocal admission: Artpace Blue Star Contemporary Briscoe Western Art Museum DoSeum…

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September 27, 2017