Briefs: More art cancellations announced

Send your visual art event notices to artnewsdfw@gmail.com to be mentioned here. Previous announcements on this website can be amended or taken down as requested by the presenter.

Please check with the venue or the host organization before attending an event.

Glasstire resources: Coronavirus Closings and Cancellations In Texas Art

More Cancellations, Closures, and News From …

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Online Lightroom Series

The May series will be held online. Attendees will be given Zoom login instructions for the live classroom sessions. Register by April 30 to receive a 20% discount on all DCP online classes!

When: May 4/May 6/May 11/May 13
Where: Online

Digital photography is only part photography. The rest is all digital which means time spent …

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Online Beginner Photoshop Series

The April series will be held online. Attendees will be given Zoom login instructions for the live classroom sessions. Register by April 30 to receive a 20% discount on all DCP online classes!

When: April 13/April 15/April 20/April 22 from 6:30pm-9pm
Where: Online

Photoshop is now a verb and a mandatory skill for any photographer who …

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Plano Art Association Cancellations

For more information about PAA, see the website https://planoartassociation.org/ or the Facebook page.

The Plano Art Association is dedicated to encouraging the visual arts development of the membership, and inspiring awareness of the visual arts by sharing the joy, passion, and beauty within and beyond our Plano community.

The monthly general …

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RCAS’s 54th Regional Exhibition – now online

As of this writing the Eisemann Center has received no word from the City of Richardson cancelling the Exhibition and Reception. In such event, the RCAS Board has decided to treat the exhibition as an “On-Line” show. Our juror will select the winning entries from the images each of you submitted through CaFE and a …

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RCAS Meetings & Spring Show – change in plans

The Richardson Civic Art Society Monthly Meeting on March 17th did not take place due to the cancellation by the Richardson Public Library of all meetings. At that time, they were still allowing events like our show take-ins, exhibits and pick-ups to take place. However, today they have announced that the library will b closed …

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QGD – 2020 Quilt Show Cancellation

To our members:   The cancellation of the Dallas Quilt Show was devastating for all of us.  Not only because of the fun we have at the Show, but from a financial standpoint, our Guild suffered huge losses.  We’ve never experienced this before, and I want to provide you with information just to keep our …

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DADA cancels Spring Gallery Walk March 28

The Gallery Walk has been canceled – HOWEVER – most galleries will be OPEN and showcasing new exhibitions.

Please check in with individual galleries for OPEN HOURS.

DADA SPRINGGalleryWalk 2020 CANCELLED

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Gallery Night at the Grackle March 28 – Livestream Update

As sad as we are that we can’t do a proper gallery night event, we want to ensure the safety and wellbeing of everyone who loves the Grackle as much as we do. So instead of a normal event, we are going to live stream the art that the artists were able to drop …

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Covid 19 & Social Distancing ART call for art

Covid-19 and Social Distancing: This is an exhibition to highlight and share the artwork created during this time and about this time. What does this mean to you, how has it affected you, and how can we uplift our world community during this trying time. This is a free opportunity to all mediums of art …

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Local funds for artist relief: GoFundMe and EASL

The Dallas Morning News has posted the following GoFundMe links:

Dallas Artist Relief
To donate: GoFundMe.com/f/dallas-low-income-artistfreelancer-relief-fund

Fort Worth Artist and Service Worker Relief
To donate: gofundhme.com/f/fort-worth-relief

EASL (The Emergency Artists’ Support League)
https://easl.us/

Since 1992, EASL has proudly acted in support of North Texas artists, and we are happy to provide more information about our organization, and our …

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Business Council for the Arts update

Important Update: COVID-19 and BCA Programming COVID-19 is having an impact that few of us could have foreseen at the beginning of the year, causing paradigm shifts in commerce and culture.   Acting responsibly and in concert with government and health guidelines, we are amending our March and April calendars to reflect the following:

  All …

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UD’s Haggerty Gallery update

Gallery Updates regarding COVID-19: Open by appointment + online

Dear friends of the Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery,   We hope that this message finds you and your loved ones safe and healthy. Like many galleries around the country, and in accord with the response by the University of Dallas to the concerns of COVID-19, the Beatrice M. …

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Private Art Studio for rent

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jumpintoartstudios@gmail.com

Excellent and charming private studio available April 10 in historic commercially zoned building in downtown McKinney – $600/month with all utilities included – shared bathrooms, kitchen, laundry and parking – uber lovely with brand new HVAC – second floor.

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Illustrate your Thoughts on Global Warming – call for entries FREE

This Global Art Competition is an attempt to create awareness about global warming.

Is it too late to think about the reason behind this long-term rise in the average temperature and the futuristic impacts of Global Warming?  Are we one of the reasons behind these changes?
 
We are inviting entries from artists from all over …

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Fort Worth’s Spring Gallery Night March 28 – postponed

Twice a year, the Fort Worth Art Dealers Association (FWADA) invites you to take in the visual arts and our community’s unique cultural richness during Gallery Night in Fort Worth. Most participants are open from noon to nine.

In accordance with the new CDC guidance of canceling events over 50 people, it is with great sadness …

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Women — online exhibit deadline April 1

Women- Distinctively feminine nature

Submission Deadline: Wednesday, April 1st at midnight
Notification and Publication Date: Wednesday, April 15th, 2020
Enter on our website: theartistscirclegallery.com

The Artist’s Circle is an online gallery and all entries can be submitted through the website. Mediums of work accepted include painting, photography, drawing, mixed media, pottery, metal, …

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River Road Show entries due May 13

Call for Entries from the Art Guild of Louisiana:

51st Annual River Road Show
A National Juried Exhibition
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Soon Warren AWS, NWS, Judge
Deadline May 13, 2020
Information and Registration; https://www.artguildlouisiana.org/river-road-show/

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Bonham’s Creative Arts Center Announces Amended Hours & Restrictions

Call for Art -The Eyes Have It Exhibit Opens April 3  

The Creative Arts Center is open for individuals or pairs of persons who wish to see the current exhibit and shop in the gift shop and have not been exposed to the Coronavirus or anyone with a respiratory infection. The center is temporarily closed on …

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Richardson Cancels Spring Cottonwood Art Festival

RICHARDSON CANCELS SPRING COTTONWOOD ART FESTIVAL The City of Richardson today announced that the spring celebration of its semiannual Cottonwood Art Festival, scheduled for May 2-3, 2020, has been canceled. The cancellation is designed to protect the public’s health and safety, consistent with guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and other public health experts, …

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James Spurlock Workshop May 14 & 15

James Spurlock Workshop
Oil/acrylic

May 14-15 9:00-3:30 Landscape and Portraiture $350.00

Location: Woman’s Club of Fort Worth Art Department, 1316 Pennsylvania Ave.
Carriage House Studio, Fort Worth TX

Registration Opens March 21 – $350
Contact: DiAnne Arnette
Dianne@diannearnette.com 817 925 6540
Apply Today – Registration closes May 1
No refunds will be made …

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15th ANNUAL PAINT HISTORIC WAXAHACHIE

CALL FOR ARTISTS!
NEED A BREAK FROM “CABIN (covid19) FEVER”?
GO OUT & PAINT!

15th  Annual

PAINT  HISTORIC  WAXAHACHIE!

PRE-PAINT

April 18 – May 10, 2020

OFFICIAL PAINTING PERIOD

MAY 16– MAY 23, 2020

 UPDATED RULES & GUIDELINES as of 3/20/2020:

REGISTRATION UPDATE: Effective immediately, the registration payment policy has been revised to give artists the option to: …

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Virtual VITRO MODA 12

SiNaCa Studios is dedicated to community, and although we cannot ask you to come to our big annual event Vitro Moda 12, we are planning something special today. In an effort to broadcast our mission and to bring community together, we want to invite you to join us online for a special presentation of …

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Art Critiques with Bonny…via Email

Hi Friends! Would you like some feedback on your work? I wanted to share a few (edited) email One-on-One Art Critiques I just completed.
(note from webmaster: Sorry could not be included because of extensive images.)

The artists were really happy with all the suggestions and we’ll be meeting back up once they make some …

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Dallas Art Fair Rescheduled to October 1-4, 2020

DALLAS, TX – March 12, 2020) – In response to the World Health Organization (WHO)’s announcement that COVID-19 is now a pandemic, the Dallas Art Fair has made the decision to reschedule its 12th edition to October 1-4, 2020.

“While the decision was not made easily, the health and wellbeing of the Dallas Art Fair’s …

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Fort Worth’s Main Street Arts Festival postponed

September 3-6, 2020 in Downtown Fort Worth

Originally scheduled for April 16 – 19, 2020

COVID-19 Update: Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and CDC recommendations for preventing the virus spread, the 2020 MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival (MAIN ST.) has been postponed, with a tentative date of September 3-6, 2020. With the well-being of our community, …

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Bedford Art Fest cancelled

Originally scheduled for April 4th

The health and safety of residents and visitors is a top priority for the City of Bedford. To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the City will be keeping in line with the Hurst-Euless-Bedford School Districts closure time frame and the Tarrant County Public Health Departments closure recommendations.

Bedford Artsfest …

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FREE 24-Hour Online Art Party!!!

Texas Art & Soul is offering free access:

Want to be part of a FREE 24 hour Art Party?     
When?   March 28th – 29th 
What?   24 hours of Free Art Classes and Lessons!     
You can REGISTER FOR EVENT HERE   
So excited to be a part of this!  Hope you will …

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Resources for Texas Art on Glasstire: a response to the current crisis

What is Glasstire?

Glasstire is the oldest online-only art magazine in the country. We are proud to have promoted the visual arts in Texas to a local, regional and national audience since 2001. Glasstire is the only publication in Texas that is producing serious art criticism on a daily basis. Our name is an homage …

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Opportunity for sharing short videos of Texas exhibits on Glasstire.com

“Seeking Submissions NOW: Share Short Videos of Your Texas Art Exhibitions on Glasstire” Seeking Submissions NOW: Share Short Videos of Your Texas Art Exhibitions on Glasstire

“Glasstire is asking commercial galleries, nonprofits and artist-run spaces across the state of Texas to send us video walk-throughs of your current exhibitions!”

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The Arts go Virtual

In response to the emergency closing of cultural institutions to prevent the spread of coronavirus, access to the arts has gone virtual. You can view the arts from the safety of your home on your personal computer, tablet or smartphone.

For a compilation of local resources, see CultureMap Dallas’s

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Upstairs Gallery update: SPRING GALLERY NIGHT 3.28 : Stephen Rascoe

Spring Gallery Night
The Fort Worth Art Dealers Association has cancelled Spring Gallery Night for March 28. The Fort Worth Weekly is not delivering or distributing the booklets until we reschedule the event.   The Upstairs Gallery will go ahead and hang its show, “Stephen Rascoe: Collecting Texas Memories,” before 28 March and keep our regular …

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A COVID-19 Update from Samuel Lynne Galleries

3/17/2020 – Samuel Lynne Galleries – Dallas currently remains open during our regular business hours.

Monday-Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 11am – 5pm

It is important for us as individuals and as a community to be vigilant with our distancing, hygiene, the monitoring of symptoms and health status. With this, we are exercising care and due …

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O’Keefe Studio classes suspended! Would you benefit from an online critique?

The O’Keefe Studio Center will be shutting down for the next two weeks…On March 30th, we will reassess the situation and see if we have succeeded in “flattening the curve” in the spread of the coronavirus in our community. There is so much uncertainty regarding this situation and I want to put the well being …

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Eventbrite: Ways the Community is Coming Together to Show Support During COVID-19

A message from Eventbrite:

Dear Event Creator Community, 

The impacts of COVID-19 on our creator community and fellow attendees has been vast. Our thoughts are with all of you and we hope you’re safe and healthy. We are reminded of just how critical it is to support one another during these challenging times. We are …

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