This year, we invited artists to respond to the shifting stakes in the use and abuse of truth and alternative facts, the resulting fracturing of the body politic, and the urgency of envisioning new and empowering narratives
Each year, City-Wide Open Studios adopts a theme that prompts artists and visitors to reflect on and engage around issues that impact our community. This year, Artspace invited artists and organizations to respond to the universal appeal, power, influence, and impact of games and sports. Visitors will find responses over all four weekends, including: Westville […]
With this year’s thematic focus, “Dwelling,” the spaces and structures that we inhabit–both literally and figuratively– have inspired many special installations and projects of this year’s festival.
To mark the 17th year, Artspace will feature new tours (walking, biking, and van) for small groups, guided by artists, urbanists, civic activists, scholars and noted art world professionals. Artspace is also excited unveil a new curatorial initiative to support the realization of eighteen large-scale site-responsive works in the historic Goffe Street Armory, a massive vacant building that is the site of this year’s Alternative Space.
Welcome and arise! Its my great pleasure to invite you to be part of the City-Wide Open Studios experience, a unique way to immerse yourself into the cultural riches of our community. This year’s theme alludes to the awakening and burst of energy that occurs during the festival, for artists and festival-goers alike. And acknowledges […]
To mark the 15th year, Artspace has invited artists to draw inspiration from the crystal, whether in chemical, mathematical, geological, or polished form. Special themed tours and exhibitions will take place; prepare to be dazzled. In collaboration with Project Storefronts, the public is invited to the opening night Crystal Ball. Other special events are listed on the calendar and more will be announced in the coming weeks.