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Food, Travel

Fiesta 2016: Festive Cocktails and Bites

Fiesta San Antonio is an annual celebration of the food, art and culture that make San Antonio such a unique destination. Thousands of locals, visitors and families will enjoy the various Fiesta parades this weekend. Whether you’re looking to be part of the parades, medal exchanges and after parties,  or you prefer to get away from the […]

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Art, Food, Texas, Travel

Miró arrives in S.A.

Joan Miró is synonymous with bold colors, abstract designs and creative innovation.  The Spanish-born artist created hundreds of paintings, sculptures and drawings throughout his lifetime, but he is best remembered for his friendship with fellow Spanish artist Pablo Picasso, and the playful and colorful compositions that he developed during the second half of his career (1963-1981.) In […]

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Food

National Oyster Day : San Antonio

August 5 is National Oyster Day! There’s plenty of ways to celebrate this delicious occasion at restaurants and bars in San Antonio.  Stop by MAX’s Wine Dive for the Nacho Mamas Oysters, $9.75 for a half-dozen or $18 for a full dozen. The plate features Gulf Coast Oysters fried with a mixture of garlic aioli, spicy […]

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Art, Food, Travel

CULTURE FOCUS: FRIDA KAHLO

Artist Frida Kahlo led a complicated life, but her work and style has become in a word, iconic. Kahlo’s life began and ended in Mexico City, where she created some of best-known paintings, married (and divorced and remarried) artist Diego Rivera and rocked an incredible mustache. Kahlo created more than 250 paintings during her lifetime, but […]

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Food

Art Revisited: A Conversation with Christian Marclay

Artist Christian Marclay uses the world of performance art to make bold statements. Although Marclay has been recognized for his creative innovation since the ’70s, he is often remembered for his video piece “Guitar Drag,” which he created during his 1999 residency at Artpace. The video shows a pickup truck dragging an electric guitar along a Texas […]

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Food, Texas

“Brews and Blooms” back at the S.A. Botanical this weekend

The Alamo City kicks off the summer season this Saturday with the ever-popular”Brews and Blooms” event held at the San Antonio Botanical Garden.   Now in its third year, “Brews and Blooms” invites its adult visitors to explore the beautiful gardens while enjoying music, drinks and food.    Each attendee will receive a commemorative glass and tickets for […]

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