First Friday Opening Reception for New Exhibitions

Blue Star Contemporary

February 7, 2020 6:00 pm - February 7, 2020 9:00 pm

First Friday, February 7, 2020

Join Blue Star Contemporary for the opening of five new exhibitions: Giveth and Taketh, Novel Ideas, Accumulated Discoveries of the Endless Expedition, Publishing Against the Grain, and Secret Passage.

This spring, Blue Star Contemporary (BSC) is pleased to present Novel Ideas, a group exhibition featuring the work of Emilia Azcárate, Ann Clarke, Arturo Herrera, Benedikt Terwiel, and Hye-Ryoung Min. In addition, BSC features the work of three Texas-based artists, with solo exhibitions by Candace Hicks, Sara Welch and Rand Renfrow. Complementing these exhibitions, will showcase the Independent Curators International (ICI)-organized, exhibition-reading room, Publishing Against the Grain, in the Art Education Learning Lab. The exhibitions will be on view from February 7, 2020, through May 3, 2020.

Also opening on February 7 is Cut Out, an exhibition of prints by BSC’s MOSAIC Student Artists in the MOSAIC Gallery.

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While down here you can check out all of the other happenings in the Blue Star Arts Complex and grab some dinner.

PARKING: Street parking is free in the surrounding neighborhoods and visitors can park for free at Brackenridge High School’s parking lot during non-school hours only. The lot is just a short stroll along the Riverwalk to the complex. Other great options include taking the Viva Culture Route (#11) bus, or ride shares such as Uber and Lyft. Feel like biking? B-Cycle San Antonio offers numerous docking stations throughout San Antonio’s cultural destinations, in and surrounding the urban core. The Blue Star Arts Complex parking lot is valet only on First Friday beginning at 2 PM for a $15 fee.

Photo courtesy of exhibiting artist Hye-Ryoung Min.