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Artist of Year Reception

The San Antonio Art League and Museum has named Steven G. Smith its Artist of the Year for 2018. This honor has been given to a regional artists annually since 1946. Smith joins a list of iconic SAALM Artists of the Year, including Amy Freeman Lee, Cecil Casebier, Robert Tiemann, Marilyn Lanfear, and Charles Field.…

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September 3, 2018

MOSAIC is recruiting

The Blue Star Contemporary MOSAIC Student Artist Program is open to high school students who are interested in developing their professional artistic skills and careers in the arts. The year-round, after-school program is a combination of studio practice and exposure to the business side of art and arts administration. BSC is committed to giving MOSAIC…

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August 28, 2018

Concert Series Schedule

The King William Association has a free public music concert series each year. This year’s line up looks great and we want to invite you to put these dates on your calendar and join us for the fun. August 12, West Side Horns, The Friendly Spot Ice House 943 S Alamo, 5:30 to 6:30pm September…

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July 12, 2018

New Art Bench

New Art Bench is functional art and is meant to be enjoyed and sat on.  Take a break in the shade and sculpture  Across from Liberty Bar    

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May 2, 2018

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


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