nspired by her Blue Star Contemporary Berlin Residency, Julia Barbosa Landois’ Serious Work satirizes the performance of the performance artist persona, the work of art, and the workaday. This performance will be taped for her upcoming exhibition M*dres, opening at Blue Star Contemporary in Gallery 4 on February 2nd. Information on all of BSC’s upcoming exhibitions to follow. January 13, 2017 | 7 PM 112 Blue Star
Join Blue Star Contemporary as they debut four new exhibitions during February's First Thursday.
Join Blue Star Contemporary and Chicago-based artist John Steck Jr. as he leads a behind the scenes tour of his exhibition Turning Memory.
Join Blue Star Contemporary and recent Blue Star Berlin Residents Jesse Amado and Julia Barbosa Landois as they present a travel log of thier residency and time in Berlin.
Join Blue Star Contemporary and Contemporary Art Month as we kick off a month-long celebration of San Antonio’s artists, museums, galleries, and studios.
Blue Star Contemporary is pleased to offer this open call opportunity to artists nationally and internationally. Artists are invited to submit a portfolio of their work and be considered for future exhibition opportunities. Selected artists from the pool of the top 10% are included in developing exhibitions and new exhibition concepts arise from trends and themes observed through the open call.
A Q&A about the application and submission process for Luminaria. More information to follow.
More information to follow.
A portrait of famed artist Andy Goldsworthy, Rivers and Tides investigates the relationship between art and nature through Goldsworthy's unique creative process. The artist travels all over the world forming long-winding rock walls, icicle sculptures, interlocking leaf chains, and multicolored pools of flowers, in a painstakingly intricate manner using materials found in nature.
Margarita Cabrera invites the community to come and hear a brief presentation about her upcoming mission reach public art project and participate in storytelling circles, sharing personal narratives that relate to her upcoming project.
It’s RED DOT time again! Save the date for Blue Star Contemporary’s most beloved annual event on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Red Dot Co-chairs Ryan Rue & Eric McCormick and Cathy Cunningham-Little & Ken Little, and a committee of friends and family, invite you to celebrate BSC and San Antonio’s artists at the 27th annual Red dot.
The BSC MOSAIC Student Artists will be opening a new exhibition at the Semmes Library Branch Saturday, March 25th from 4- 6 PM. With over 232,000 visitors a year, this exhibition is the most visited MOSAIC exhibition of the year.
Come to BSC and learn about contemporary art through hands-on activities. Each scheduled workshop focuses on an exhibition currently on view, inspiring your own work of art and connecting you with visual language and art history.
Join Blue Star Contemporary and Marcus Haydock for an Artist Talk Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 7 PM. After his talk, Marcus will be signing his book Insurrection. Blue Star Contemporary (BSC) is pleased to present Insurrection, an exhibition featuring the work of UK-based artist Marcus Haydock. Perception combines a viewer’s personal history with the sensory in order to understand and interpret. Haydock’s work explores the emotional response viewers bring to images.
Join us for Film Friday at BSC as we screen WALL-E. The film depicts an alternate future in the year 2805, a future where the Earth is overtaken by trash and humans are living on a mothership called the AXIOM. What happens to our planet and mankind when the reliance on an automate lifestyle goes to the extreme? Can Earth be restored with the help of WALL-E and EVE?
Yoga in the Gallery will help you wind down from your Wednesday with Blue Star Contemporary and MOBILE OM . Connect with yourself and discover how yoga can enhance your experience of art by evoking mindfulness and appreciation for the beauty in all things.
Discover what the Krannert Art Museum has planned for the traveling exhibition.
116 Blue Star | Space Limited Blue Star Contemporary presents an evening Artist Talk with Robert Langham III & Casey James Wilson.
Blue Star Contemporary welcomes young artists for workshops and teen and adult burgeoning artists for craft talks.
Our Grand Re-Opening Celebration continues with a Sponsor Saturday Night where we exalt our devoted supporters—YOU!
Our Grand Re-Opening Celebration weekend festivities continue with a day of free hands-on art-making activities from noon to 5pm at our Community Day!
Join us for an epic First Friday Celebrating our 30-year Anniversay and our Grand Reopening!
Blue Star Contemporary is pleased to partner with Liberty Bar to host a Berlin Brunch.
Members of Blue Star Contemporary are invited to an exclusive Open House tour of Thomas Cummin's studio.
Blue Star Contemporary, FL!GHT Gallery, and artist Ansen Seale are partnering to curate an exciting and art filled Friday Night!
Our friendly neighbor, Liberty Bar, is hosting a Blue Star Contemporary Happy Hour!
Opening Reception – September 8, 2016 | 6-8 PM Trinity's Michael and Noemi Neidorff Art Gallery in the Dicke Art Building On view – September 8 - October 15
September 10, 2016 | 6:00 -7:30 PM Michael and Noemi Neidorff Art Gallery at the Dicke Art Building Trinity University Please join Blue Star Contemporary and…
Join Blue Star at our temporary summer location for the Opening Reception of two new…
Backroom at BLUE STAR BREWERY Join artist Kirsten Reynolds and Blue Star Contemporary for a lunch time Artist Talk.
Join Blue Star Contemporary at the Southtown Flats to learn more about our revamped Membership Program! Coincidentally…
Wednesday, June 15 | 3pm - Artist talk in the KB library Wednesday, July | 6pm - Artist lecture hosted by Takt…
Blue Star Red Dot is San Antonio's most highly anticipated art sale of the year, providing the opportunity to purchase contemporary…
Celebrate your Big Give donation to Blue Star Contemporary by joining us for our Performance Party!
Join Blue Star Contemporary and Gemini Ink as they host a Membership event Uniting Arts:…
Justin Boyd will be performing live a short electro-acoustic piece of processed field recordings from his time in Berlin.
Join Blue Star Contemporary as we read “Participation—Documents of Contemporary Art” (2006) Edited by Claire Bishop
Families and kids of all ages are invited to attend Blue Star's Family Saturday events. Sponsored by HEB, these triannual events focus on our…
Blue Star Contemporary announces a three-part panel discussion: Collecting Contemporary Art 101. This series of discussion is designed to…
Join Blue Star for the final addition of Collecting Contemporary Art 101–What to Collect. This series of discussion is designed to illuminate the…
Join us during the exhibition's cycle as we read through Hyde's book for a Black Box Book Club led by Penelope Speier, artist and Blue Star…
Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum is excited to take part in San Antonio's second Big Give. Scheduled to take place on Tuesday, May 5, this 24 hour online giving effort promises to greatly benefit San Antonio nonprofits.
Join us for Blue Star Family Day! Families and kids of all ages are invited to attend Family Day: Explore Public Art.
Join us in Blue Star’s Main Gallery from at 6pm for an artist talk by ART IN THE GARDEN sculptor, RICHARD HUNT.
Art in the Garden exhibit walk with Chicago sculptor Richard Hunt.
Join Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum's most recently returned Berlin Resident Artist and hear about his experiences abroad at our Berlin Brunch.
Join us for a panel discussion with all four of the currently exhibiting artists in Barck From Berlin, Karen Mahaffy, Vincent Valdez, Cathy Cunningham-Little, and Ricky Armendariz.
Join us for a panel discussion featuring activists Yvonne Dilling, Alan Pogue, and Graciela Sanchez on Thursday, January 22, 6-8pm.
Join us for the screening of GRANITO: HOW TO NAIL A DICTATOR, a powerful documentary which delves into some of the same histories addressed in Borderland Collective's Northern Triangle Project Space Exhibition.
Blue Star Contemporary's MOSAIC Program will host a recruiting event on Monday, December 22 from 2-5pm. If you are a high-schooler interested in pursuing a career in art, join us to learn about this unique after school art program.
Join Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum's most recently returned Berlin Resident Artist and hear about his experiences abroad at our first Berlin Brunch.
This #GivingTuesday, support contemporary art in San Antonio, and Blue Star Contemporary's mission to inspire the creative genius in us all by nurturing artists in an innovative contemporary art museum.
Please join co-chairs Catriona Morrison and Katie Reynolds on Wednesday, November 19, as we dance, eat, and mingle!
In conjunction with Catherine Lee’s exhibition, Emergence, Blue Star Contemporary welcomes the Shay Ishii Dance Company for a number of site specific performances.
Several times throughout the year, Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum presents Black Box Lunch events. These short and intimate lunchtime chats give featured artists direct contact with their audience and art-lovers the chance to peek inside the artist's mind. Delicious
Several times throughout the year, Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum presents Black Box Lunch. These short and intimate lunchtime chats give featured artists direct contact with their audience and art-lovers the chance to peek inside the artist's mind.
Blue Star Contemporary welcomes young artists, ages 12-15 years old, for Photosynthesize, an art workshop with Gallery 4 exhibiting artist Jenelle Esparza.
Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum's MOSAIC Program will unveil their newest public art project - The Compass Rose.
Blue Star Contemporary welcomes young artists, ages ranging from 3rd-5th grade, for the Basic Looming Youth Art Workshop.