Textiles

Deaf and Illiterate, James Castle Found His Voice in Art

Artist James Castle’s use of spit, soot and other found things inspires a modern artist…

celebrity portraits
Meet the 17-Year-Old Whose Celebrity Portraits are Drawing National Attention

Jackie Liu’s celebrity portraits reflect the ups and downs of 2020 A teenager is taking…

Sewing machine
2020: The Year of the Sewing Machine

The sewing machine may soon be as common a household tool as the computer This…

Buckingham Palace
The Best of the Buckingham Palace Art Collection Goes Public

Sixty-five Buckingham Palace paintings to be displayed in the Queen’s Royal Gallery for 1 year…

Quilt
COVID-19 Honor Quilt Project Seeks Portraits of Resilience

New initiative asks public to create quilt squares By Betsy Scotto-Lavino Phyllis Liedtke has lived…

illustrator Murat Yıldırım
Turkish Artist Murat Yıldırım Inspired by Cold Weather and Tough Times

What might stop one creative in their tracks is just the fuel another needs to…

Hank Willis Thomas
Artist Hank Willis Thomas Criticizes What We Often Hold Dear

Hank Willis Thomas’ work examines art, politics, commerce and justice An exhibit by contemporary artist…

face masks
Meet The Artists Behind Our Favorite Face Masks

Face masks can be just as much about fashion as they are about safety By…

The Alamo - San Antonio
Discover The Best of San Antonio’s Culture Virtually

The Alamo and other San Antonio gems showcase history and culture online If there’s one…

Abstract art
A Stage for Texas Women and a New History of Abstract Art

San Antonio Museum of Art’s exhibit celebrates women artists and abstract art Texas has a…