Explore the Archive
From its beginning in 1986, Blue Star Contemporary has hosted a multitude of innovative exhibitions showcasing emerging and established San Antonio, National, and international contemporary artists. Below you can find an ever-growing collection of Blue Star Contemporary’s exhibition history. Our online archives currently only date back to 2007, but BSC staff is diligently working to catalog 30 years of physical archives to transfer here.
BSC and the Darmstädter Sezession present a collaborative exhibition of video work.
A solo exhibition of ledger drawings, a form which rose to prominence amongst Native artists, in the mid-1800’s and continues today. July 1, 2021 - September 5, 2021
Weavings reflecting on COVID-19 and everyday life during the pandemic. July 1, 2021 - September 5, 2021
A group exhibition highlighting contemporary portraiture and figuration. June 3, 2021 - September 5, 2021
BSC's MOSAIC Student Artist Program artists debut new poster-based works in first offsite exhibition in California at Axis Gallery.
BSC travels Hye-Ryoung Min's photographic series Re-Membrance of the Remembrance to Texas State University's Sabinal Photo Gallery.
Artist Theresa Newsome's solo exhibition features work reflecting on the murder of unarmed black men in the United States, either by police brutality or unchecked racism.
Artists Sergio De La Torre and Chris Treggiari's collaboration highlights immigration policy in the U.S.
At a time when we feel compelled to engage our community in the safety of the outdoors, BSC's facade features rotating public artworks that extend programming happening inside the galleries and through online engagement.
Ryan Takaba’s installation at BSC expands on his investigations from his Berlin Residency at Künstlerhaus Bethanien and his ongoing research on death rite rituals.
Not only is BSC's annual Red Dot Art Sale a major fundraiser that sustains its exhibitions and education programs, it is also a diverse survey of artwork by San Antonio artists. Make a reservation to view the Red Dot Show in person beginning September 23, 2020.
This timely, diverse, and innovative group exhibition explores themes of collectivity, the municipal, property, architecture, and the control and regulation of bodies.
ICI's traveling exhibition initiated by Alaina Claire Feldman, Becky Nahom, and Sanna Almajedi
Find out more about our 5 book themed exhibitions coming up this spring.
June 27 – September 29, 2019 | Centro De Artes, 101 S. Santa Rosa, San Antonio, TX 78207
August 20, 2019 – December 13, 2019 | Texas State University, Sabinal Photo Hall Gallery
October 4, 2018 - January 6, 2019
June 7 - September 9, 2018
March 19 - August 2018 Texas State University, Sabinal Photo Gallery
August 27 - December 6, 2018 Sabinal Photo Hall Gallery, Texas State University
October 26 – December 9, 2017 Trinity’s Michael and Noemi Neidorff Art Gallery
August 28 – November 2, 2017 Texas State University, Sabinal Photo Hall Gallery
June 6 - August 24, 2013
June 2 - August 6, 2011
March 11, 2011 - March 1, 2012
September 2 - November 6, 2010
July 1 - July 31, 2010
June 3 - August 14, 2010
April 1 - May 1, 2010
April 2 - June 16, 2009
July 10, 2008 - June 15, 2009
September 4 - October 19, 2008
November 6 - November 30, 2008