Billy Keen selected for a Solo Exhibition at the Museum of the Southwest

We are proud to announce that our artist Billy L. Keen will have a solo exhibition at the Museum of the Southwest. The show will be part of the 2013 Contemporary Series: Myth & Legend, which recognizes the many symbols that touch our deepest centers of motivation. The series will display a selection of artists that work with the associated ideas and imagery of public dreams derived from various cultural sources. Congratulations Billy!   #gallery-1 { margin:... Read More

Bismarck Studios Contemporary Art Gallery  Installation Pictures at the 2012 Parade of Homes at the Dominion. The house received Best Furniture and Best Interior Design awards. #gallery-2 { margin: auto; } #gallery-2 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-2 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-2 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in... Read More

UTSA Grad Explores Mental Landscapes by Steve Bennet SA Express-News

  UTSA Grad Explores Mental Landscapes Artist trusted her gut when creating expressive works in Bismarck Studios Contemporary Art Gallery show. By Steve Bennett El Salto by Daniela Sacramento In the spring of 2010, as she put the finishing touches on her art degree at  the University  of Texas at San Antonio, Daniela Sacramento Cardenas immersed herself in “Esencias,” a series of figurative portraits of people in her life that  nonetheless reflected “not so much their... Read More

Ansen Seale’s work is now at the San Antonio Museum of Art

As of November the 18th 2011, Ansen Seale’s art work can now be seen at the San Antonio Museum of Art! Congratulations!   #gallery-3 { margin: auto; } #gallery-3 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-3 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-3 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Bismarck... Read More

Allison Gregory-Cow Parade Auction with Jay Leno and Spanky Assister

By Allison Gregory         On Sunday night ,my [Allison Gregory's] cows were finally auctioned off by Tonight Show host Jay Leno and world famous auctioneer Spanky Assister, to benef…it the Children Blood and Cancer Center at Dell Children’s Hospital. To my[Allison Gregory's] complete surprise, “MOOSY IN THE SKY WITH DIAMONDS” sold for $100,000! …this combined with the closing bids on my other 3 cows came to $220,000! While I[Allison Gregory's]... Read More

WATCH OUT! An Annual High School Art Competition

Bismarck Studios is proud to be the founder of Watch Out!, 2nd annual city wide art competition and art show for High School Students an annual City-Wide Art Competition for High Schoolstudents during Contemporary Art Month. Click here to participate on Watch Out! 2012   OUR LAST YEAR EVENT,  Guest Juror was David Rubin, the Curator for contemporary art at the San Antonio Museum of Art. We had 11 high schools, 19 teachers, and 196 High-School students participating.          ... Read More

Art Show Opening and Reception: Tim McMeans

About the Artist                                                       Press   Tim McMeans December 8th, 7-10 pm   Artist Tim McMeans exhibited his newest work at the gallery on December 8th   “My paintings recall places, people, and experiences in my life through the use of personal symbolism. Nature, spirituality, and the idea of seeking out something are also important themes in the images that I... Read More