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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

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 Guenther House Museum

In 1848, Carl Hilmar Guenther arrived in America from Germany.  After traveling across the midwest, he settled in Fredericksburg, Texas and established a flour mill.  In 1858, he relocated his business to San Antonio along the river, just south of town. Stones were quarried from an area near what is now the San Antonio Zoo…

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