A new coffee table book that traces a tapestry of San Antonio’s public art

Lifelong San Antonio residents would possibly assume they’ve seen all the general public artwork the town has to supply. However a current transplant would possibly marvel concerning the towering metallic statue in the midst of downtown, or the flourishing murals looming at practically each flip.

This new, informative and elegantly illustrated espresso desk ebook by two locals guarantees surprises for everybody. in 300 pages, Arte del Pueblo: The Outside Public Artwork of San Antonio By photographer Frederick Preston and poetess Carmen Tavola, they current a wealthy tapestry of public artworks by 190 artists scattered throughout the town.

Whereas most of Preston’s paintings is well accessible, some are now not round. Preston mentioned his pictures are a testomony to the delicate nature of out of doors paintings.