Paper Cloud is an installation of 140 unique paper lights. The project was initially created as a temporary installation for the 2017 AIA San Antonio Beaux Arts Ball at the Light Building in San Antonio, TX. It was a collaborative endeavor, constructed by more than 70 individuals. Over the course of eight workshops, more than 800 person hours went into its construction and installation.
The project is coordinated and executed by Stuart Allen and Cade Bradshaw (Bridge Projects).
San Antonio-based Stuart Allen is an artist who wears many hats. Although he has exhibited sculptural and photographic works around the U.S. since 1992 and has more than 35 solo shows under his belt, Allen is also active in the public-art arena, where he has completed over a dozen permanent installation projects and has assumed consulting and managerial roles…
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The installation was fabricated by a gathering of artists and non-artists. Given size and material constraints, participants created multiple modules to contribute to the final installation. Constructed with humble materials, bond paper, wire and staples (lots and lots of staples), the completed installation is surprisingly transformative. Assembled together, and building on the strength found in READ MORE
April 30 – June 18, 2016
Artists Reception: Saturday, April 30, 2016, From 5 – 8 PM
154 Glass St., Ste. 104
Dallas, TX 75207
“I never want to see another picture of ________.” Industry veterans share their pet peeves on themes in contemporary photography. In this series they present their “rule” along with five photographs that break the rule in an effort to show that great work is the exception to the rule.”
Rule Setter: Lisa Volpe, Curator, Wichita Art Museum
Rule Breaker: Stuart Allen
I never want to see another pixelated photograph again. READ MORE
PLAY is a series of 6 new public art projects for Yanaguana Garden at HemisfairPark, downtown San Antonio, TX. Artists include: Alex Rubio, Karen Mahaffy, Jennifer Khoshbin, Joey Fauerso, Justin Boyd and Stuart Allen. The series was curated and project managed by lead artist Stuart Allen.
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Collection of the City of San Antonio, commissioned through Public Art San Antonio.READ MORE
Two bodies of photographic work, Soap Bubbles (2014-2015) and Glass (2015), examine the peculiarities of light.
In the Blue Start Art Complex, San Antonio, TX
Opening reception: Friday, September 18th from 6-9 pm.
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134 Blue Star
San Antonio TX 78204
September 17 – November 27, 2015
Opening Reception: Thursday, Sep. 17 , 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Departures and Arrivals: curated by Mark Hogensen, presents artworks from San Antonio artists that have strengthened and stretched the drawing genre. Drawing, has long been considered the most elemental of the visual arts. From the hands of these artists, the viewer will discover a wide range of process, media and content.READ MORE