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Gemini Ink
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    Contact Us

    100 E Guenther St San Antonio, TX 78204

    Tel: 210.224.2694
    E-mail: info@sariverfound.org

    Your Generosity Has Changed Your World

    Since 2003, our Foundation has raised over $38 million dollars from individuals and organizations in our community. That money was reinvested to enhance your San Antonio River experience. Our project partners —San Antonio River Authority, Bexar CountyCity of San Antonio, and US Army Corps of Engineers— have invested over $384 million in river improvements for our community. Together, our investments have added over $1.5 billion in economic impact through adjacent private investment and development.

    Thank You for Your Continued Support

    Museum Reach 2009

    F.I.S.H

    Donald Lipsky

    I-35 Overpass near Camden Street

    It’s hard not to smile at Philadelphia artist Donald Lipski’s school of giant fish swimming through the sky beneath the interstate overpass. The cluster of 25 seven-foot-long creatures of hand-painted fiberglass resin are anatomically correct models of long-eared sunfish, native to the river. Impressive by day and stunningly lit from within at night, the glowing fish are a beacon from blocks away, adding color and levity to a once neglected downtown area. A 26th fish is on display in The DoSeum, San Antonio's Museum for Kids, offering an up-close view of the installation’s vibrant detailing.


    COMMISSIONED PUBLIC ART
    The San Antonio River Foundation commissioned and funded public artworks for the benefit of our community and in support of our partners in the $384M San Antonio River Improvements Project. All works along the Mission Reach have been donated to the City of San Antonio's public art collection in perpetuity.


    our special thanks to XXXX and XXXX XXXXXXX for supporting this art installation.

    Date

    Jul 13 2020 - Jul 16 2020

    Time

    9:30 am - 11:30 am

    Cost

    Free

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    Gemini Ink: In Response to the River

    Come along and learn about the wonderful world of zine-making in this free creative writing workshop, in partnership with the San Antonio River Foundation. We’ll reflect on the San Antonio River and its role in our community as you learn how to make your own mini zines and practice photography, writing, and drawing. Your work will be compiled with others in the class and made into a handmade zine.

    Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this workshop will be online via Zoom.

    TWO 4-DAY SESSIONS:

    Grades 4-5
    Mon–Thur 7/6–7/9, 2020, 9:30am-11:30am

    Grades 6-8
    Mon–Thur, 7/13–7/16, 2020, 9:30am-11:30am

    HOW TO REGISTER:

    Confluence Park Registration Form

    *The registration deadline to apply is 7/3 (for grades 4-5) and 7/10 (for grades 6-8)
    *Email your registration form to Florinda Flores-Brown at fbrown@geminiink.org
    *Please write “Confluence Workshop” in the email subject line

     

     

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    San Antonio River Foundation

    100 E. Guenther Street
    San Antonio, TX 78204

    Contact Us

    Tel: 210.224.2694
    E-mail: info@sariverfound.org

    Your Generosity Has Changed Your World

    Since 2003, our Foundation has privately raised and reinvested over $38 million dollars in enhancing your San Antonio River experience. Our project partners —the San Antonio River Authority, Bexar County, the City of San Antonio, and the US Army Corps of Engineers — have invested over $384 million in river improvements for our community. Together, our investments have added over $1.5 billion in economic impact through adjacent private investment and development.