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Luminaria Contemporary Arts Festival
Two music stages, One film stage, Luminaria Art Gallery
40-50 Featured Artists and Groups comprised of 200+ artists
This year’s festival, the largest free outdoor arts festival of its kind in South Texas, will host over 200 individual artists working solo and in collaboratives to showcase live music, fine arts, film, digital art, dance, poetry, and large-scale art installations. Featured Artists include musicians Andria Rose, Nicky Diamonds, Chayito Champion, Tejano/Norteño group Masizzo, and introducing 17-year old T’Sean; a poetry showcase of poets from North Carolina, Florida and Virgina led by Eddie Vega; fine art by LA Vatocosmico, Cassie Gnehm, and Her.Mosa Collective; film by Alex Ramirez; digital art by Yuliya Lanina, and an interactive projection by Fraleigh & Miller from Pennsylvania; large art installations by Charles Harrison Pompa, Wanderlust Ironworks, and Angel Cabrales from El Paso, TX; and crowd-favorite, a dance and drum performances by URBAN-15 GROUP. In addition, UNAM San Antonio is presenting Murales en Movimiento by Abel Zuñiga, and Teoría de Gravedad, a contemporary dance company from Monterrey, Mexico. This year’s event takes place from the Tobin Center to Travis Park.