Eleanor Scholz Artist Workshop

Posted by on Apr 10, 2017 | No Comments
Eleanor Scholz Artist Workshop

Come out to Habitable Spaces on Saturday, April 22nd for an artist talk, geometric art workshop, and wood burning demonstration, presented by our current artist in residence, Eleanor Scholz. The event will begin at 2pm, with bbq and bonfire to follow the experience. Since January, Eleanor has been wood burning an intricate design onto 9 […]

Earthen Walls and Living Roof Workshop

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Earthen Walls and Living Roof Workshop

This Spring we will be hosting an earthen walls and living roof workshop taught by Thea Bryant.  Bryant is part of a grassroots community that practices natural building. She organizes workshops on Earthbag building as well as living roofs, and other natural building techniques.  In this workshop you will learn to calculate structural building loads, […]

Fiber Art and Yarn Making workshop Saturday, February 25th

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Fiber Art and Yarn Making workshop Saturday, February 25th

Come on out to Habitable Spaces on Saturday, February 25th for a fiber art and yarn making workshop hosted by Walker and Danielle from Barnyard Saints Art. The event will start at 2pm with bbq and bonfire to follow! In this workshop you will build and decorate your own drop spindle and learn to use […]

Habitable Spaces Welcomes its new artist in residence – Eleanor Scholz

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Habitable Spaces Welcomes its new artist in residence – Eleanor Scholz

Eleanor Scholz is a visual artist, hailing from San Francisco, Salt Lake City, and currently NYC. For the last several years, she’s worked primarily with wood burning (pyrography), ornate illustration, and geometric design. She uses geometric patterns as a tool to provoke moments of wakefulness and reverence. By combining beauty and patterns with contemporary imagery […]

Doors Unlimited Artist Talk and Potluck Saturday, December 10, 2016

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Doors Unlimited Artist Talk and Potluck Saturday, December 10, 2016

  On December 10, at 4pm to 8pm, Doors Unlimited will show their piece, and present a video and artist talk.  Guests are invited to come and explore the work, engage with the artists and bring a dish to share!  http://doorsunlimited.website

Fall Harvest 2016

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Fall Harvest 2016

Well if you came down to Kingsbury on Oct 29th, 2016, you might have ridden in a model T through town, or if you were a kid, surely you found some money in the great hay dive, or pigeon poop bingo.  Perhaps you spent some time exploring the interactive art piece made by doors unlimited!  […]

Duck Culling Workshop

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Duck Culling Workshop

On October 1st, Habitable Spaces had a workshop where we showed folks how to humanely slaughter and butcher ducks.  Culling male ducks is an important part of the farming process, because it prevents inbreeding, and keeps a healthy flock.  This was a solemn event, but also one in which participants were able to take home […]

Habitable Spaces welcomes Doors Unlimited for a Fall Residency.

Posted by on Aug 22, 2016 | No Comments
Habitable Spaces welcomes Doors Unlimited for a Fall Residency.

This October, Habitable Spaces is pleased to welcome Doors Unlimited, a collaborative artist team created by Ari Ferdman and Bethany Ides.  Doors Unlimited will create a project for this year’s Fall Harvest Festival, as well as a more permanent piece installed at the Habitable Spaces campus. DOORS UNLIMITED is a roving vessel devoted to investigative […]

2016 Summer Solstice Film Festival

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2016 Summer Solstice Film Festival

On June 18th, from 4pm to midnight, Habitable Spaces will host its second annual Summer Film Festival at their farm in Kingsbury, Texas. This year the event is curated by San Antonio artist Ethel Shipton, and features Mike Stephen, Kallie Pfriffer, Justin Korver, Jonathan Sims, and Chris Sauter among many others. Visitors will be given […]

GVEC grant!

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GVEC grant!

Habitable Spaces is pleased to announce that we received a very generous grant from GVEC, through their Power Up grant program.  The grant will pay for the construction of a grow roof around our dining hall and classroom facility, as well as other building improvements.  Thank you GVEC!