Latest Past Events

Frontextos: Visual Poems/Poemas Visuales

Mexican Cultural Institute TX

The Mexican Consulate in San Antonio, Mexican Cultural Institute and UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures will welcome poet and artist Octavio Quintanilla for National Poetry Month. The installation will include works drawn from Quintanilla’s “Frontextos,” a series of visual poems and a premier event including readings from the artist. Curated by UTSA Art Specialist Arturo […]

Texas Baking, Plain & Fancy

UTSA Institute Of Texan Cultures

Historian Rebecca Sharpless unveils the cultural impact of baking in the American South. From Native women to recent immigrants, explore how baked goods shaped Texans and vice versa. Local bakeries will serve treats featured in the book.


Quilt in a Jar Workshop

UTSA Institute Of Texan Cultures

This February, the UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures welcomes back the African American Quilt Circle of San Antonio for “Quilt in a Jar,” a workshop teaching basic sewing and quilting skills along with the history of the craft. Original pieces from the quilt circle are on display in the ITC exhibit The Fabric of a […]