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30 Poems for the Tricentennial: Two Readings in Collaboration with the City of San Antonio

April 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

Join us for two readings in collaboration with the City of San Antonio on Thursday, April 4 & 11. Poets will read selected poems featured in the exhibit celebrating the history of San Antonio.

This exhibit combines poetry with graphic design to commemorate the more than 300-year history of San Antonio from the Pre-Columbian era to the Present Day. It features the winning poems submitted by San Antonio poets in honor of the Tricentennial. The poems were interpreted by visual and graphic artists and transformed into two-dimensional vinyl works of art.

Poets featured in the anthology include:

Mariana Aitches, Dario Beniquez, Diane Bertrand, Ariana Brown, Jacinto Cardona, Carolyn Chatham, Irene Chavez, Joyce Henefield Coleman, Aaron Deutsch, Cyra Dumitru, Cassandra Farrin, Fernando Esteban Flores, Sofia Fortuna, John Fry, Lisha Adela García, Lucas Jacob, Seres Jaime Magaña, Pablo Miguel Martínez, Robert McGowan, Regina Moya, Maya Obregon, Kamala Platt, Anjela Ratliff, Bárbara Renaud González, Ravi Shankar, Linda Simone, Burgin Streetman, John Tribble, Eduardo Vega, Mobi Warren

Featured Artists in the exhibit:

Isabel Ann Castro, Paloma Cortez, Danielle Cunningham, Coral Diaz, Kazim Fahim, Adriana Garcia, Ron Garcia, Rigoberto Luna, Gilbert Martinez, Martha Martinez, Erin McAndrew, John Medina, Sharon Milford, Regina Morales, Rolando Murillo, AnaBellePepper, Moe Profane, Ray Tattooed Boy, Frank Trejo

The 30 Poems for the Tricentennial: A Poetic Legacy exhibit is on display at Culture Commons through April 25. It’s #MustSee San Antonio & “one of the coolest Tricentennial projects to date.”


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Details

Date:
April 11
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Culture Commons Gallery
115 Plaza de Armas
San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
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Phone:
210-206-2787
Website:
https://www.getcreativesanantonio.com/Explore-San-Antonio/City-Exhibits/Culture-Commons

Organizer

Arts & Culture, City of San Antonio
Phone:
210-206-2787
Email:
arts@sanantonio.gov
Website:
https://www.getcreativesanantonio.com