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CAMMIE distributes awards to mark the end of CAM

CAMMIE distributes awards to mark the end of CAM

Enrique Bonilla

April 4, 2017

March 31 marked the end of contemporary art month or CAM as it is colloquially referred to. The month-long citywide art event focuses on local artists and attempts to spread knowledge on the growing arts community in San Antonio by helping artists spread their art to galleries beyond the city. CAM tweaked...

SAMA hosts ‘The Art of Love’ V-Day weekend

SAMA hosts ‘The Art of Love’ V-Day weekend

Leah Feneley

February 14, 2017

There are many options for outings on a Friday night, but one is a trip to the San Antonio Museum of Art (SAMA). Every second Friday of the month, SAMA hosts an Art Party which starts before 6 p.m. and ends around 8 p.m. “Art, music and cocktails are the life of the party every second Friday,” i...

Art gone wild: Bob Kuhn’s work pounces at the viewer

April 22, 2014

Photo Courtesy of San Antonio Museum of Art A roaring new exhibit at the San Antonio Museum of Art shows the creative process of popular wildlife artist Robert Kuhn’s acclaimed work. “Bob Kuhn: Drawing on Instinct” features works collected throughout Kuhn’s career and contains numerous ...

SAMA celebrates ancient samurai culture with Lethal Beauty exhibit

November 5, 2013

Photo Courtesy of SAMA The samurai were the most infamous armed force in Japan from the fifth century until they were disbanded in the mid-late nineteenth century in favor of a more westernized Japan. Since their disbandment the samurai’s heritage has been safely conserved. Now...

Islamic tradition on display at SAMA

June 2, 2013

In a stunning display of tapestries, wood panels, paintings and mosaic work, Islamic culture is brought to life in an exhibit at the San Antonio Museum of Art. “The Jameel Prize: Art Inspired by the Islamic Tradition” exhibit features work from 10 artists, all of whom have been sel...

Local events: week of February 5

February 5, 2013

Tuesday, Feb. 510 a.m. Exhibit: “Aphrodite and the Gods of Love”The San Antonio Museum of Art (200 W. Jones St.) presents“Aphrodite and the Gods of Love,” an exhibit featuring 125 statues, vases,jewelry and other valuables organized by the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.Admission is $3-$8.2 p.m...

Events: Week of Jan 29

January 29, 2013

Tuesday, Jan. 2910 a.m. Exhibit: “Aphrodite and the Gods of Love”The San Antonio Museum of Art (200 W. Jones St.) presents“Aphrodite and the Gods of Love,” an exhibit featuring 125 statues, vases,jewelry and other valuables from the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. Admissionis $3-$8.2 p.m. Ex...

Local Events: week of January 15

January 22, 2013

Tuesday, Jan. 15. 10 a.m. Exhibit: Aphrodite and the Gods of Love The San Antonio Museum of Art (200 W. Jones St.) presents “Aphrodite and the Gods of Love,” an exhibit featuring 125 statues, vases, jewelry and other valuables from the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. Admission is free on Tuesda...