Posted on May 26, 2016 by Julie Ledet
The McNay Art Museum will celebrate William J. Chiego, its longtime director, with a community-wide event on Sunday, June 5, 2016, at the museum. Free and open to everyone, the festivities will include activities for the whole family that reflect the inspiring vision, intellectual curiosity, and creative joy that have defined Dr. Chiego’s influential 25-year tenure as director of the museum.
Posted on April 25, 2016 by Julie Ledet
On April 27, the McNay Art Museum will open two new art exhibitions featuring complex ornamental works centuries apart yet sharing fascinating similarities in intricacy and design. The two exhibitions blur the lines between old world and modern.
Posted on March 24, 2016 by Julie Ledet
The spirit of Coney Island will come alive in South Texas when the McNay Art Museum presents Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861–2008, opening May 11, 2016 through September 11, 2016.
Posted on March 10, 2016 by Julie Ledet
Murder and mayhem are themes front and center at the McNay Art Museum’s current exhibition Dressed to Kill: Glam and Gore in the Theatre, a provocative look at villains and femme fatales in theatre over the centuries.
Posted on February 15, 2016 by Julie Ledet
Exposure to arts and culture is an important part of learning for a child, and at the McNay Art Museum, limited budgets don’t become a barrier. Thanks to a generous $100,000 grant from by the John L. Santikos Charitable Foundation Fund of the San Antonio Area Foundation, teens ages 13-19 will receive free general and feature exhibition admission throughout 2016 and 2017.
Posted on January 18, 2016 by Julie Ledet
The McNay Art Museum will present an exclusive look at some of the most significant German art created over the last 35 years by both masters and emerging artists in Made in Germany: Contemporary Art from the Rubell Family Collection.