Press Releases

31 Portraits of Famous Latino Americans by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders Given to the San Antonio Museum of Art

June 16 – September 10, 2017 

    A Gift From Texas Art Dealer Hiram Butler, “The Latino List” Includes Portraits of Prominent San Antonio Natives Henry Cisneros, Sandra...

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Heaven and Hell: New Exhibition Explores Pure Land Buddhism

June 16 – September 10, 2017 

  On June 16, the San Antonio Museum of Art will present Heaven and Hell: Salvation and Retribution in Pure Land Buddhism,...

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Opening of Julian Onderdonk and the Texan Landscape

January 20 - April 23, 2017

San Antonio, TX— December 9, 2017—Julian Onderdonk and the Texan Landscape, opening at the San Antonio Museum of Art on...

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Opening of Carlos Mérida: Selections From the Permanent Collection

July 8, 2016 - January 29, 2017

The San Antonio Museum of Art is pleased to present Carlos Mérida: Selections From the Permanent Collection, July 8, 2016 through January 29, 2017 in the Golden Gallery. This small exhibition features 30 works that express Mérida's diversity of themes and media, and show his progression as an artist. This selection is from the Museum's archives.

San Antonio, TX— July 8, 2016—The San Antonio Museum of Art is pleased to present Carlos Mérida: Selections From the...

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San Antonio Museum of Art Appoints Suzanne Weaver As Its New Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art

San Antonio—Wednesday, May 18—Katherine Luber, the Kelso Director at the San Antonio Museum of Art, today announced the appointment of Suzanne Weaver as the Museum’s new Brown Foundation Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art. Weaver, who has extensive curatorial experience and previously served as the Interim Director of the Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami, will begin her new role at the Museum on June 20, 2016. Weaver will oversee the continued growth of the modern and contemporary program, which has steadily expanded over the last several years, with recent presentations of 28 Chinese (2015) and Corita Kent and the Language of Pop (2016) and a re-installation of the contemporary galleries this spring.        

     “Suzanne has nearly three decades of experience, working both in museums and as an independent curator and consultant. We are...

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