“Creating Community through the Arts”

The Mission of community-based Bihl Haus Arts—Creating Community through the Arts—is founded on the belief that each person, when given a chance, will achieve significant personal, social, and cultural growth through the arts.To support our mission, Bihl Haus Arts:

Nurtures and promotes the work of diverse visual and cultural artists in San Antonio;

Fosters artistic excellence and intergenerational and multicultural understanding and awareness;

Creates community between seniors enrolled in the GO! Arts program, area established and emerging artists, members of surrounding neighborhoods, and the global art culture; and

• Builds collaborations with other cultural and social service organizations to maximize access to collective resources.

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UNA VOZ DESATADA: The Art, Writings and Trauma of an Immigrant Child

September 21 @ 6:00 pm - October 27 @ 4:00 pm

A powerful, intensely personal, posthumous exhibition of the art and memories of Rocio Alvarado Lockwood. Revealed in three moments over four decades, it confronts the themes of child immigrant trauma, in-school abuse, and the scars carried from childhood. But most of all, it is a story about voice. From the catalog: "What does it mean to be voiceless? What does it feel like to have no mouth, no face, no flesh on one’s bones, no power, no say in the…



October 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Closing gallery talk about immigrant child trauma with exhibition curator Dean Lockwood, poet and author Dr. Carmen Tafolla and author Mario Aguirre. Click here for info on UNA VOZ DESATADA

Beyond Service-An exhibition of artwork by veterans

Beyond Service

November 8 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

An exhibition of artwork by veterans. Local veteran artists joining forces with students from the Bihl Haus Arts sponsored Forward, Art! Veteran Art Program

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😮 look at this beautiful mixed media by Golden Artist Kay L. This was done in her first class with instructor, Jil at our District 10 location. Bravo, Kay! ... See MoreSee Less

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