Pomegranate Underground Presents: Live Painting with Ginger Cochran Sept. 4

Come out and try something different for the weekend! Meet, watch and buy some of the most unique art of the North Texas area by our very own Ginger Cochran! Its BYOB as are all of our events are so bring your booze, come watch some cool painting and chill in our lounge or …

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SDCC Exhibits: Jamaal Stafford and Rosie Lee open Sept. 12


“Million Dollar Flows”: by Jamaal Stafford

In “Million Dollar Flows“, artist Jamaal Stafford explores the subliminal messages that surround the rap industry due in no small part to the obsession with the trappings of money and drugs in so many of the lyrics and imagery created to accompany the music. …

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Treasures from the House of Alba opens at SMU Meadows

Treasures from the House of Alba: 500 Years of Art and Collecting September 11, 2015–January 3, 2016

For more than 500 years, the Alba family has formed part of the most important aristocratic lineages in Europe. In celebration of the Meadows Museum’s 50th anniversary, they are graciously allowing more than 130 works from their …

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Best of Texas Clay 2015 opens Sept. 12

Best of Texas Clay 2015
3rd Biennial
September 12 – October 22, 2015

The Best of Texas Clay is hosted by the Texas Pottery and Sculpture Guild (TPSG). http://www.tpsg.biz/

BRIT is pleased to welcome Best of Texas Clay to the Madeline R. Samples Exhibit Hall for FWADA’s 2015 Fall Gallery Night. Best …

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GAP Juried Show Reception Sept. 12

Grapevine Art Project Juried Show

Friday, September 4 – Saturday, October 31, 2015

Palace Arts Center 300 S. Main St. Grapevine, TX.

Reception & Awards Ceremony: Saturday, September 12, 2015. 6pm-9pm

Flyer: GAP Sept – Oct 2015 Juried Show


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Local Art Reviews & Videos Sept. 3

Art News DFW’s weekly guide series to promote the local artists, galleries and art organizations in North Texas. We provide a round-up of locally published art reviews, art stories and videos. Please email moderator@artgroupsdfw.com if you wish to contribute a link, write a review or help with our round-up.

The Reality of the …

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YouTube: New Art Videos Sept. 3

Art News DFW follows more than 170 YouTube channels devoted to arts and crafts. To view the list, click here. To see our Video Playlists, click here. Email moderator@artgroupsdfw.com with suggestions for other channels to follow, or videos to include in our playlists.

This list includes videos selected by the webmaster. Many more to choose from …

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John Bramblitt, Guest Artist to Speak at Sept. 3rd VAST Meeting

John Bramblitt will be speaking to “Inspiration in Paint” on Thursday evening for the members of VAST. He will share his method of painting as well. Huffpost Arts and Culture (Sept. 3, 2015 online) referred to Bramblitt’s “trademark blend of vibrant colors, swirling brushstrokes and meaningful emotionality that stuns viewers, especially those previously unaware …

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Jessica Drenk “Ad Infinitum” kicks off fall at Galleri Urbane

Ad Infinitum


Public opening reception with the artist on Saturday, September 12th.
6 – 8:30 PM Galleri Urbane Marfa + Dallas · 2277 Monitor St. · Dallas, TX 75217 · USA http://www.galleriurbane.com/jessica-drenk.html Preview Select Works on Artsy

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Mike Bailey Watercolor demo for SWS Sept. 8

Southwestern Watercolor Society meets the second Tuesday of each month, with the exception of June, July, August and December.

Most meetings feature a live painting demonstration from a local or nationally known artist. Join us for an informative evening.

Lovers Lane Methodist Church
Ashbury Hall
9200 Inwood Road, Dallas, Texas
(northeast corner …

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Echos of Havana

WHAT: Live Pianist, Painter and Art Exhibition

Experience Euforia LIVE featuring internationally recognized Artist Rolando Diaz and Pianist Seth Simmons at WALL Gallery in the Dallas Design District for their end of summer show ECHOS OF HAVANA. Euforia Live is a culmination of fine art and live music. WALL Gallery showcases the art of …

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The Fort Worth Art Collective at the BRIT

The Fort Worth Art Collective brings its pop-up art gallery concept to the BRIT for this year’s FWADA Fall Gallery Night for a one-day show. FWAC combines raw space and raw talent, showcasing a list of invited local artists in a unique, temporary opportunity to enjoy a variety of innovative work.

Exhibition hours on Saturday, …

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ECAA: Judy Crowe Oil Still Life demo Sept. 14

Due to Labor Day holiday, Ellis County Art Association will meet on Monday, September 14, 2015 6:30 PM


An evening of conversation and art:

SEPTEMBER 14, 2015

Guest Artist


Demonstration:  painting a Still Life

For more about the artist see http://judycrowe.com/

Location:  ECAA Art Center, 501 West Main Street (Lower Level)

Waxahachie, TX 75165


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Art Classes at the Trinity Arts Guild

Trinity Arts Guild presents: Weekly Art Classes offered by our Member Teachers 

These classes are fee based and open to members and non-members. Location: TAG Gallery, Bedford Boys Ranch, 2819 R. D. Hurt Pkwy., Bedford, TX 76095-0671

(817) 283-1422 http://trinityartsguild.org/ Flyer:TAG Classes

Barbara Mc Farland Monday:  12:30pm-3:30pm  To view more about Barbara McFarland Contact Barbara at …

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Pam Shultz: Alcohol Inks on Yupo Workshop Oct. 17

One day workshop: Alcohol Inks on YUPO paper by Pam Shultz Experiment with something new. Sign up for another one-day, $50 workshop.
Alcohol Ink Workshop with Pam Shultz Saturday, October 17th, 9-4 (lunch 12-1)

All materials provided – Yupo paper and alcohol ink.  Bring your own lunch.  Everyone will take home their supplies …

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Deep Ellum Second Saturday launches Sept. 12

Deep Ellum Community Association Launches “Deep Ellum Second Saturday” – Saturday, September 12, 2015 The Deep Ellum Community Association kicks off the Fall gallery season on Saturday, September 12, with the launch of “Deep Ellum Second Saturday“, a new, monthly spotlight on neighborhood street art and the galleries of Deep Ellum and Exposition Park.

Activities …

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IAA’s Animal Art Exhibit Opens – Reception Sept. 13

The 14th Annual Wildlife and Domestic Animal Juried Art Exhibition is now on view at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX,

The show opened August 30, 2015 and will be on display through September 24. The Reception & Awards Ceremony will be on Sunday, September 13 from 2:00 – 4:00 …

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Imagina Children’s Symphony Orchestra of Mexico

September 13, 2015… 4:00 – 6:00 pm

Imagina Children’s Symphony Orchestra of Mexico

Join us for a concert to celebrate Mexican Independence Week in cooperation with the Mexico Institute of the University of Texas at Dallas and the Latino Cultural Center of Dallas.

This concert is free and open to the public.

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Junanne Peck: Woodcut Printmaking 2-Day Workshop

Junanne Peck presents Woodcut Printmaking                                                            

Saturday September 12/10am-3pm

Sunday September 13/1pm-3pm

Repeats on September 19 & 20

Fee: $150.00

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French New Wave Showcase

French New Wave Showcase   Video Association of Dallas and Alamo Drafthouse Cinema – DFW co-present the French New Wave Showcase Saturday afternoons in September     French New Wave, or in French “Nouvelle Vague,” is the style of highly individualistic French film directors of the late 1950s—early ‘60s. Films by New Wave directors were …

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Photography Exhibition, City of DeSoto

Join us for the City of DeSoto’s
2015 juried photography exhibition.

Open to all photographers. 

The exhibition will be featured in the
DeSoto City Hall “Atrium”
1-29 October.
9am – 5pm Mon-Fri
211 East Pleasant Run Road
DeSoto, TX 75115

Click here for prospectus details:  …

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Ecology at thegallery8680 call for art

thegallery8680: will open its doors at 7pm Friday October 9th 2015 for Ecology

Ecology : how does our understanding of the natural world … how does contempory art challenge us to look at our world in new ways.

This letter is a call for artists to submit work for this show titled Identity this …

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Allen Arts: Pamela Van Laanen Exhibit; Fall Fest Craft Show

Solo Exhibit: Pamela van Laanen September 11 – 27 Opening Night on Friday, Sep 11 @ 6:00 – 9:00 pm   Other days: Thu-Fri: 4:00 – 9:00 pm Sat-Sun: 1200 – 6:00 pm Blue House Too, 934 Market Street, Allen TX. Born and raised in Chicago area, Pamela lived in San Francisco bay area for 40 years …

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Fall Gallery Night in Fort Worth Sept. 12

The Fort Worth Art Dealer’s Association (FWADA) invites you to take-in the visual arts and our community’s unique cultural richness during Fall Gallery Night, September 12, 2015.

Most participants are open from noon to nine. Come take a stroll through participating galleries, museums, retail businesses, and area restaurants, and enjoy the many …

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Fall Classes at the Upstairs Gallery

Make a splash with fall colors in our classes at The Upstairs Gallery in Arlington… Explore new creative experiences with our popular teachers at The Upstairs Gallery. Build your skills in drawing. Learn techniques of painting with watercolors, acrylics and oil. Experiment with mixed media. Call the Gallery at 817 277-6961 or follow the LINK below …

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Dallas Design Symposium “Modernism” Oct. 4

Dallas Design Symposium “Modernism”   Presented by the Dallas Architecture Forum   Sunday, October 4, 2015, 2 to 5 pm Check-in: 1:30 – 2 pm; Program starts at 2 pm Nasher Hall, Nasher Sculpture Center Join us for a great afternoon focused on the best of Mid-Century Modern architecture and design! Keynote address by Leo Marmol, …

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GAVA Depot Day Show call for art

Gainesville Area Visual Arts (GAVA) Depot Day Show – 2015 Theme: Patterns Prospectus of the Depot Show Wednesday, October 9 – Friday October 23 Tuesday to Friday 10am to 2pm Patterns at the Depot Reception: Friday, October 9, 5:30-9:00 pm Medias may include: pottery; painting; sculpture; graphics; traditional printmaking such as woodcuts, serigraphs, etchings; pastels; …

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Cynthia Ross on Art Glass in Granbury Sept. 14

Don’t miss out on the next LGAA meeting demonstration on Monday, September 14th, 7pm at Shanley House Gallery. Cynthia Ross, a local glass artist, will be sharing her techniques for working with glass. Cynthia plans to give a brief introduction of the current art glass movement in America and a discuss several popular techniques. …

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Sparks Art Gallery Fall Gallery Night

Invitation to Fall Gallery Night Saturday – September 12  3:00 – 9:00

Gallery Night is always a special time to visit with friends and fellow artists. I invite you to come to Sparks Studio to view the latest collection of mixed media art. We look forward to seeing you for fun and fellowship.

Sparks Studio …

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52nd Annual SWS Member Exhibition opens Sept. 2

The 52nd. Annual Southwestern Watercolor Society Member Exhibition will open on Wednesday, September 2nd. at the Eisemann Center in Richardson and will run through September 27th.

The Eisemann Center is located at 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson, Texas. The mezzanine gallery is open to the public Monday through Saturday from 10:00AM to 6:00PM.

The awards ceremony and reception is …

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Pastel Demo by Janice Hamilton Sept. 13

Janice Hamilton Pastel Demo for PSSW

Join us as we reconvene for our fall schedule.  Pastel artist Janice Hamilton will be giving a landscape demonstration for our pastel group, Pastel Society of the Southwest.  This demo and meeting will be on Sunday, Sept. 13th from 3-5 pm at Stacy’s Furniture community room in Grapevine, …

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CAC Fall Classes – Sign Up Now

Creative Arts Center of Dallas Fall Classes – Sign Up Now Fall classes begin the week  of August 31. That’s next Monday! We welcome four new teaching artists:    Val Curry (Sculpture), Jean Fernandes (Fused Glass), Craig Vandeman (Metalsmithing) and Ryan Vaughan (Ceramics). 


Polymer Clay I – VET   Saturday, …

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Contemporary Women: Abstract Perspectives

Contemporary Women: Abstract Perspectives featuring Irma Ward, Sara Miller, Kim Collins and Carolyn Riegelman will be the featured art event at Keller Town Hall, 1100 Bear Creek Parkway, Keller TX 76248, from September 1 – 24, 2015. Please join Irma, Kim, Carolyn, Sara and the Public Arts Board for an Evening with the Artists, Thursday, September …

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ACA- Associated Created Artist Meetings – Demo Artist Micheal Holter- Watercolor

Join us for our meeting Tuesday Sept 1st at 2:00 pm at  our new location – The Artist Showplace, 15615 Coit Road, Suite 230, Dallas Tx 75248.

We will start off with reception followed by the Demo by Artist Micheal Holter working with watercolor. This will be a great Demo, Micheal has received numerous …

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Watercolors from Artisan’s at the FB Manske Library


Watercolor Works From Artisan’s Studio-Gallery

August 29, 2015 – October 1, 2015

Naomi Brotherton, Instructor

You’re Invited to an exhibition of watercolor paintings by students of Artisan’s Studio Gallery to be held at The Farmers Branch Manske Library, 13613 Webb Chapel Road, Farmers Branch, TX 75234. (972) 247-2511.

Library hours: Monday – Thursday: …

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