The large John Coleman bronze sculpture in lobby depicts a traditional cowboy and native American with respective cascades of cattle and bison. Photo by Iris Dimmick.

Briscoe Museum, Opera Avoid City Funding Loss

The Briscoe Western Art Museum and Opera of San Antonio, two high profile newcomers to San Antonio’s growing arts and culture universe, apparently will secure city funding for the coming year despite low grades from the City’s Department for Culture and Creative Development (DCCD) and an independent panel assembled to review and rate funding applicants.