Posts byStephen Guzman

SAY Sí Offers Paid Administrative Internship

SAY Sí is on the lookout for a new administrative intern to support the organization for the Summer of 2017! Administrative interns will acquire comprehensive experience in arts administration and project management. Administrative intern will focus on two major projects: creating a database management and sharing the process of SAY Sí’s annual student exhibition/performance series,

Small Scale • Big Change Tickets On Sale!

Tickets are now on sale for SAY Sí’s Small Scale • Big Change Final Auction Night event taking place on March 24, 2017. This year, SAY Sí celebrates 20 years of showcasing the best local art, culinary fare and refreshing libations at its Small Scale • Big Change events. The exhibition and month-long silent auction

Scholastic Art Awards Results!

Dear Fellow Art Teachers, Parents and Students, Thank you for submitting your artwork to the Scholastic Art Awards of San Antonio. The local adjudication process is now complete and the final results can be found by following this link. There were over 1,900 art submissions this year! We congratulate those chosen and encourage those not listed to continue to

SAY Sí Artists Showcase Game at PAX South

On January 27, 2017, twelve high school youth-artists from SAY Sí’s HIVE (Home for Innovation & Video Ecology) New Media program will showcase “Date Me Super Senpai,” a newly developed dating sim, at the PAX South conference in San Antonio, TX. The game’s developers, ranging from ages 14 to 18, sought to create a gaming

An Artful Tree-Lighting at Bohanan’s

Tree Lighting Launches Ten Days of Giving To Benefit SAY Sí, Featuring 10 Holiday Cocktails ‘Tis the season to enjoy candy canes, bright lights, merry tunes and festive trees, but what would the holidays be without a festive range of classic cocktails? Join Bohanan’s Prime Steaks and Seafood and Bohanan’s Bar on Tuesday, November 29,

SAY Sí to Launch #CreateTheFuture Campaign

“The future is not some place we are going, but one we are creating. The paths are not to be found, but made.” -John Schaar SAY Sí students are young creatives today – but tomorrow they will be architects, teachers, community leaders and professional artists. They have the power to create the future – and

SAY Sí’s 10th Annual Muertitos Fest

SAY Sí celebrates 10 years of arte, vida y muerte with it’s 3-day Día de los Muertos festival on November 3-5, 2016. With this year’s theme, “Fronteras de la Tierra y Cielos (Borders of the Earth & Heavens),” artwork, installations, altars and performances will focus on the connections between the living and those who have passed.

SAY Sí Youth Travel to Mexico City

On October 9 – 17, 2016, SAY Sí will send a select number of juniors and seniors from their multidisciplinary arts program as project leaders in an artist residency to Mexico City, Mexico in partnership with FARO de Oriente, a cultural arts center and organization that serves the city’s lztapalapa borough.

NEA Awards $15,000 to SAY Sí!

National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $82 million to fund local arts projects and partnerships in the NEA’s second major funding announcement for fiscal year 2016. Included in this announcement is an Art Works award of $15,000 to SAY Sí to support student-projects made for the organization’s 10th annual

SAY Sí’s BIG 10 Van Campaign!

It’s that time of year again! The Big Give SA is May 3, 2016, and we are asking YOU to make a contribution of $10 OR MORE to support the purchase of a SAY Sí van! This van will allow us to take our young creative leaders on field trips and transport them from school

SAY Sí Reveals New Support!

SAY Sí has long been known as San Antonio’s premier out-of-school time creative youth development organization. Since its inception in 1994, its growing success rates have garnered national attention and recognition. But for the first time in its 21-year history – SAY Sí’s tuition-free programs will go global. On February 9, 2016, SAY Sí hosted

Be a New Media Maker!

SAY Sí spring recruitment is currently CLOSED for all programs.   Are you interested in interactive media art & digital media? SAY Sí is recruiting high school students on January 18-February 11 for our HIVE (new media) program.  High school students in SAY Sí’s HIVE (Home for Innovation & Video Ecology) will learn: Digital art Interactive media art

2016 Scholastic Art Awards Information

SAY Sí is the Regional Affiliate for the San Antonio Scholastic Art Awards. We work with students, teachers, schools, and nonprofit arts organizations in Bexar County to promote, organize, adjudicate, and exhibit the regional Scholastic Art Awards. We also submit the top award-winning work to the Alliance for national judging. You can find full details

Jon Hinojosa Featured in Express News

Congratulations to SAY Sí Artistic | Executive Director, Jon Hinojosa, whose commentary was featured in the San Antonio Express News’ 150 Year Anniversary Issue. See commentary below. Original can be found at: http://bit.ly/1j1kG90 Vibrant and bright: That is what the future looks like for San Antonio, our country and the world. Why? Because it will be led