Rockport Center for the Arts presents an exhibition of faculty members from the Southwest School Art in San Antonio -- bringing together a diverse selection of ideas and practices that drive the Southwest School of Art's new Bachelor of Fine Arts academic program.
GALLERY TALK SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18, 4:30 PM
Reception continues until 7:00 pm
FREE and open to the public
Gregory Alan Johnson
The Southwest School of Art is a nationally recognized leader in visual arts education, offering a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree as well as studio art programs for adults, children, and teens. Classes and workshops in many disciplines are taught by a permanent faculty and leading artists in cutting-edge facilities located on two campuses in downtown San Antonio. The Ursuline campus, nestled along the famed San Antonio River Walk, was originally the site of the Ursuline Convent and Academy, the city’s first school for girls. In addition to its teaching mission, the Southwest School of Art offers world-class contemporary art exhibitions as well as lectures and symposia with visiting artists. In 2015, the Southwest School of Art celebrates the 50th anniversary of its founding.