The First Art Newspaper on the Net    Established in 1996 Sunday, October 24, 2021


Artpace San Antonio announces a transformative gift from Janet Lennie Flohr
Cauleen Smith, Apartment Therapy (#4), 2019. Shelf frame, (paint medium), (rock: Rough Blue Kyanite Blade Matrix, Brazil), pastels, found image. 12.25 x 17.5 x 5.25 in.



SAN ANTONIO, TX.- Artpace San Antonio announced that in honor of Artpace’s 25 Anniversary, Janet Lennie Flohr, collector, and friend of Artpace’s late founder Linda Pace and an Artpace board member for 15 years, has donated 65 works by 27 artists from Hare & Hound Press’s collection in support of Artpace’s mission. Since 1997, Hare & Hound Press has worked with over 35 Artpace artists, including Wangechi Mutu, Isaac Julien, Vincent Valdez, Arturo Herrera, and Anne Collier, to name a few. Founded by Janet Lennie Flohr and Master Printer Gary Nichols, Hare & Hound has become renowned for its expertise in printmaking and a model for the creation of prints and multiples by artists.

This gift represents over two decades of collaboration between Artpace’s resident artists and Hare & Hound Press. Janet’s wish for the Gift of Collaboration is for the artwork be sold with proceeds seeding the endowment for Artpace’s International Artist-in-Residence program. Artpace’s Board of Directors extends their deepest gratitude to Janet for this transformative gift, which will lead Artpace into the future and advance Linda Pace’s vision of providing artists with a creative laboratory to produce new art.

“The residency at Artpace was a one of the special kinds and rare treasures for artists. A very productive and concentrated time with wonderful support of a dedicated team,” said artist Rosa Barba.

For the past 25 years, Artpace has welcomed over 260 groundbreaking artists to live, work, and exhibit in its space. The International Artist-in-Residence program’s 25th anniversary coincides with the approaching sunset of a 20-year funding commitment from Artpace founder, artist, collector, and philanthropist Linda Pace, who envisioned a place where artists would be given the freedom to experiment and express their own voice. Artpace is also pleased to announce the Artpace 25th Anniversary Benefit Auction and Art Sale to support its International Artist-in-Residence program. This two-part event includes an online benefit auction, live from September 18–28, 2021 exclusively via Sotheby’s website, and features artwork donated by Artpace alumni artists and works from Janet Flohr’s Gift of Collaboration. The event will also feature an art sale of the prints donated by Flohr and alumni artists, available directly through Artpace (online and in-person). The artwork included in the auction and art sale will be on view at Artpace from September 16–19, 2021. Guests are invited to RSVP to the public reception on Thursday, September 16 from 6–8pm.

“In 1995, Artpace was conceived as a place for artists to realize new and innovative work. Our resident artists are bringing the world to San Antonio so our community can engage with the artists and their artwork. The proceeds from this auction and art sale will ensure that we can continue Linda’s vision of being a laboratory of dreams that supports artists and contemporary art,” said Director Riley Robinson.










Today's News

September 10, 2021

Art fairs come blazing back, precarious but defiant

Art Basel and UBS publish 'Resilience in the Dealer Sector: A Mid-Year Review 2021'

A blue-chip art bonanza: Macklowe Collection goes to Sotheby's

Why art struggled to address the horrors of 9/11

Hindman Auctions to present Native American Art Auction this month

New York exhibition celebrates Dior's American influence

The first Dutch Neanderthal now has a face

Artpace San Antonio announces a transformative gift from Janet Lennie Flohr

Royal Institute of British Architects announces 2021 National Award winners

Cao Fei wins the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2021

'Our Secret Fire: Contemporary Artists and the Alchemical Tradition' opens at Hirschl & Adler

Funding gap forces British Council to scale back

National Museum of Women in the Arts announces new acquisitions

The Approach opens solo exhibitions by Jack Lavender and Sara Barker

Cooke Latham Gallery opens an exhibition of paintings by Francisco Rodriguez

James Allen St. John original artwork for century-old Edgar Rice Burroughs novels heading to Heritage Auctions

Frederik Vercruysse opens a show with new and exclusive prints and objects editions at Spazio Nobile Gallery

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture exhibition marks the 55th anniversary of the Harlem Institute of Fashion

Phillips announces The Crossover with Saint Fleur and Project Backboard

Xavier Hufkens opens an exhibition of works by Lynda Benglis

MFA Boston appoints theo tyson as Curator of Fashion Arts

Michael Constantine, dad in 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding,' dies at 94

rodolphe janssen opens two new exhibitions of works by Thomas Lerooy and Betty Tompkins

JD Malat Gallery opens Physis, a solo exhibition by Spanish artist Luis Olaso

National Gallery of Canada welcomed more than 75,700 visitors this summer since reopening in mid-July

Rehabilitation of Alcohol Addicts: Importance of Rehab Clinics

Playing PKV Games Domino through Applications Get Various Benefits




Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 



Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
(1941 - 2019)
Editor & Publisher: Jose Villarreal
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez

sa gaming free credit

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site Parroquia Natividad del Señor
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful