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Blue Star Contemporary

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  • Average4%
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1 Oct 2018
“The Whole Blue Star complex is a great visit”
9 Apr 2017
“Great artsy area of San Antonio filled with not-to-miss restaurants too”
Contemporary art center that includes studios, exhibit space, a restaurant, and educational facilities.
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116 Blue Star Building C, San Antonio, TX 78204-1713
+1 210-227-6960
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

There are art exhibits that mostly feature local artists. That's great as the major art museums of the city cover more established artists from the U.S. And the rest of the world. This area is also home to a number of excellent restaurants and bars....More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Just off of the Riverwalk and near to Southtown, this former industrial area is blossoming as an arts place and a mecca for hip restaurants. Just follow the signs on the Riverwalk and head up to an exhibit or two and a good meal.

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

We loved visiting this area! If you are in San Antonio, this complex is a must see for independent artists!

Thank lulu329
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Blusestar is great to have in SA but it often features too much local culture at the expense of the rest of the world in the art it exhibits. Room for improivement and open mindedness.

Thank guitarspeak
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

New and innovative experience that was unexpectedly wonderful for all as hair fashion was modeled and reviewed. The elite was presence with the whose who of fashion I enjoyed seeing you people demonstrate new and afroccentric presentation

Reviewed 4 August 2016

Maybe this is a place that is only "open" to the public during certain events???? We went on a Saturday afternoon and there were maybe three "art galleries" open. The first was preparing for a "runway show"... but we were obviously not cool enough to...More

Thank FloridaGaijin
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Now... I traveled from Ft Worth to San Antonio to be a part of the festival about Fridas life/art....and, It was free and I was excited to attend BUT was disappointed due to extreme heat in the building...in all fairness the building was packed and...More

Thank CindyLu18
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Used to be a great spot for emerging arts; now it's gentrified to point that there are very few galleries/studios but rather brew pubs, juice bars and food spots. We stopped in on a Saturday. One space, Cinnabar, was open; everything that was arts space...More

1  Thank Houstonalle4food
Reviewed 21 February 2016

I love this place. There's always something interesting going on here! Went to a Mystic Festival last month on a Sunday that had all sorts of different vendors. Good food, drink and art, what more could you ask for?!!

1  Thank TallyHoHoHo
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Look at Blue Star Arts Complex website. They have a cool map of the venues in the complex. My favorite is San Angel Folk Art store. He buys beautiful things from Mexico and Latin America. Lots of bars within the complex. Check out their website...More

3  Thank Candy M
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