Fredericksburg Road Jammed With Local Art

Angel Rodriguez-Diaz only recently completed an important commission—a 7,000-pound, 30-foot-tall, cut steel structure titled “Crossroads of Enlightenment”—for Public Art San Antonio, erected on the corner of Blanco and Basse Road.

Betty’s Beautification: A Colorful Idea for Underpasses

Ever since returning to San Antonio last fall (see my story: “Where I Live: Deco District”), I’ve been struck by the drabness of the San Pedro railroad underpass just north of Hildebrand.  It is such an ugly color, deliberately painted to blend in with the detritus of traffic.  Yet it has such good art deco “bones”.