Sharon Giles

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Heri Bert Bartscht: 100 Years Exhibition Reception Jan. 31

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery
cordially invites you to a special reception for 

Heri Bert Bartscht: 100 Years
Friday, January 31, 2020
6:00 – 8:00 pm

Sculptures by Bartscht on display at the Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery
Heri Bert Bartscht: 100 Years is a retrospective exhibition of work by the Dallas sculptor Heri Bert Bartscht (b.1919, Breslau, …

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Neither Wolf Nor Dog showings

Steve Simpson the filmmaker behind the landmark Native American themed film, Neither Wolf Nor Dog, based on the best-selling novel, here. I wanted to let you know that the film returns to the Fort Worth/Dallas area with 3 more showings at the W E Scott Theatre in Fort Worth on January 19th, the 26th and …

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Texas Mental Health Creative Arts Contest

The Texas Institute for Excellence in Mental Health at The University of Texas at Austin and its partners (Texas Health and Human Services Commission & Texas System of Care) just launched the 2020 Texas Mental Health Creative Arts Contest, open now through March 1, 2020. Entry is FREE!

The Texas Mental Health Creative Arts …

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Gelli Printing with Sharon Giles: Classes in March

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, March 6, 13, 20 & 27 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Irving Art Association Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Sharon Giles
Email: sharongiles@gmail.com
Supply Fee $10: pay at first class

REGISTER (age: 17+ only)

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CADD FUND 2020 – apply now

CONTEMPORARY ART DEALERS OF DALLAS Presents
CADD FUND 2020 Sunday, March 29th, 2020 at Texas Theatre
For Immediate Release – Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas celebrates creativity and community with the annual CADD FUND held this year at Texas Theatre. CADD FUND 2020 will be a fun, fast-paced evening of sharing innovative ideas …

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ART SHOW : MARIO GARCIA : Recuerdos – 1.25.20

Paisaje Carolina by Mario Garcia

Mario Garcia: Recuerdos
Opening Reception
January 253:00 p.m. till 6:00 p.m. at the Upstairs Art Gallery in Arlington TX.

Show ends February 8
brilliantly-colored pointillist paintings

Mario Garcia currently lives in Grand Prairie, where he recreates scenes of his hometown in El Salvador, at the foot of a volcano covered in tropical …

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Deepa Koshaley: Essence of Being opens Jan. 24

Deepa Koshaley is showcasing her latest work in a solo exhibition titled Essence of Being, at Serendipity Labs, Hall Park, Frisco, TX. Serendipity Labs will host the opening reception on Friday, January 24th, from 6:30-8:30 pm which will include a live Q&A with Deepa Koshaley led by Community Impact Newspaper Publisher Christal Howard. They will …

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Join Us for a CADD Bus Tour on Saturday, Jan 25

Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas presents
CADD BUS TOUR
Saturday, January 25, 2020 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm For Immediate Release – Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas is excited to announce the January 25th Bus Tour. Initiated in 2010, these popular bus tours offer participants unique access to Dallas’ most esteemed sites for contemporary art. …

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Resolution: Peace and Unity exhibition reception Jan. 19

Please Join Us
for the upcoming Show Reception
on
Sunday, January 19, 2020
3:30 – 5:30 pm
Presentations and Artist Awards:  3:50 – 5:00
Texas Jewish Arts Association and Texas Sculpture Association 
two art organizations coming together to promote
“Resolution:  Peace and Unity”Juried Exhibition
Celia Eberle, Juror

Show Runs:  January 2 – 26, 2020at
The Eisemann Center
Green Mezzanine Gallery
2351 Performance Drive
Richardson, TX  75082
Map
www.eisemanncenter.com
Eisemann Center: 972-744-4600

The Reception is free …

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Star Harbor Art Show & Sale Feb. 16

Sunday, February 16, 2020 – 15 p.m.

Star Harbor City Hall, 99 Sunset Blvd., Star Harbor, TX

For the Love of Art Show and Sale

Presented by

The Star Harbor Watercolor Society http://www.starharborws.org/

Directions: Turn onto FM3062 just north of Malakoff at the Fire Station on TX Hwy 198; continue …

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SWA Meeting Jan. 27: Gaylord O’Con watercolor demo

The next Society of Watercolor Artists (SWA) member meeting is Monday, Jan. 27th at 7pm. Meeting Location: University of North Texas – Health Science Center, 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, TX. Visitors are welcome.

For more about SWA, see the website https://www.swawatercolor.com.

January Demo Artist is Gaylord O’Con

Gaylord O’Con is a Dallas, …

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Society of Watercolor Artists 2020 Juried International Exhibition deadline March 8

April 19 May 31, 2020

Fort Worth Central Library, Atrium Gallery 2020
EXHIBITION CALENDAR :

March 8, 2020 ENTRY DEADLINE
March 19
– Notification of Acceptance (via e-mail)
April 9 – Shipped artwork due date
April 18 – Hand delivered artwork due
April 20 – Juror Demo
April 21-24 – Juror …

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Crow Member Exhibition reception Jan. 16, 2020

Member Exhibition Preview and Reception
Thursday, January 16, 2020, 6-8 PM
Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas
2010 Flora Street

Please join us for our next member exhibition preview and Artist Talk with Austin-based artist Beili Liu and her exhibition, Beili Liu: One and Another, the first in the …

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Turtle Creek Spring Festival call for artists

Turtle Creek Spring Arts and Craft Festival 2020 (3rd Annual) Reverchon Park, Dallas, Tx

Event Dates: 4/11/20 – 4/12/20
Deadline: 2/20/20 Fee (Non-Refundable Administrative Processing Fee): $25.00
More Event Info

Located in the prestigious Turtle Creek neighborhood just blocks from downtown and Oaklawn. Located in the Turtle Creek neighborhood which is considered to …

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Urban Artist Market call for artists

Urban Artist Market May 2020
Addison Conference Center, 15650 Addison Rd, Addison, Texas
Event Dates: 5/8/20 – 5/9/20
Deadline: 4/1/20 Fee (Request for Consideration Fee): $25.00
More Event Info

The Urban Artist Market is an indoor curated show taking place on May 8-9 in Addison, Texas that features artisans in a variety of disciplines …

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TEXAS BIENNIAL 2020 call for entries

The 2020 Texas Biennial Open Call is open to artists currently living and/or working in Texas, Texas natives/expats working anywhere in the world, and artists who have produced significant work in Texas over the last three years. Artists working in any media or discipline may apply online from December 2, 2019 – February 7, 2020.

How …

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Bath House exhibits through Jan. 18: Artists as Educators as Artists & Sam Ivie

Although the Creative Arts Center of Dallas (CAC) celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2016 as an institution, the center marks 30 years operating in East Dallas this year.   In those 30 years, East Dallas has seen a large increase of artists living and working in the area.  It’s not a coincidence that the rise of …

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Lucha Libre exhibition at the Oak Cliff Cultural Center

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? 

Visit the Oak Cliff Cultural Center (another one of our Office of Arts and Culture venues, and enjoy the opening of their new exhibition, Lucha Libre 2020, a show that explores the world of Mexican-style professional wrestling.

Participating Artists: Nick Glenn, Jacque Forsher, L. Marciano,  Olga Arredondo …

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2020 Allen Arts Festival deadline Jan. 12

Allen Arts Festival 2020
Application Fee: $25.00
More Event Info

The Allen Arts Festival, organized by the Allen Arts Alliance returns every year to Watter’s Creek at Montgomery Farm in Allen, Texas during the second full weekend in May. 2020 marks the 12th year of the festival. Allen is a thriving community north of Dallas with …

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2020 IAA Masquerade Awards Competition call for entries – deadline Jan. 22

(The Mask and the Hidden Persona)
26 January 2020 through 28 February 2020

Curators: John Lee Hunter & John P. Irizarry
Judge: TBA
Awards Reception: Sunday, 09 February 2020 – 2:00 to 4:00 pm
Masquerade Party: Friday, 28 February 2020 – 7:00 to 9:00 pm
(Door Prizes/Prize for Best Costume)

SUBMISSION & PAYMENT
REGISTER ONLINE
(by …

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16th Annual Sculpture Garden call for entries (Wichita Falls)

16th Annual Sculpture Garden – Arts Council Wichita Fall

https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7269

Fee: $25.00
Entry Deadline: 1/22/20
Event Dates: 5/9/20 – 5/7/2

The Arts Council Wichita Falls’ year-long Sculpture Garden Exhibition at the Kemp Center for the Arts is in its 16th year. The juror will accept between 8 and 10 pieces for exhibition. Artwork is exhibited …

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Frisco’s Arts in the Square call for artists

Arts in the Square 2020 – Frisco Texas

Arts in the Square is an annual juried fine arts and crafts festival featuring over 120 of the best local and regional artists selling their handmade creations on March 28-29th, 2020 in the country’s fastest-growing city. This tenth-annual festival is presented by Frisco Square in …

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VAGF’s Fresh Start entries due Jan. 19

VAGF members’ Fresh Start show will be held from February 2, 2020, through March 1, 2020 at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N Dallas Parkway, Frisco TX 75034.

VAGF Fresh Start Show 2020 ~ Call for Artworks

Submission Deadline: January 19, 2020
Acceptance: January 26, 2020
Load-In: February 2nd
Load-Out: March 1st
Reception: Sunday, February …

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January 2020 CADD Openings & Receptions

CADD OPENINGS & EVENTS 01.11.20

OPENING RECEPTION SATURDAY, 01.11.20, 6-8 PM
CONDUIT GALLERY
MIND TRAVEL
SUSAN BARNETT OPENING RECEPTION SATURDAY, 01.11.20, 6-8 PM
CONDUIT GALLERY
OFFERING
MATT CLARK OPENING RECEPTION SATURDAY, 01.11.20, 6-8 PM
CONDUIT GALLERY
BIRDS OF AMERICA
JULES …

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VAL offers Oil & Cold Wax Workshop by Sharon Serrago Feb. 19 – 21

The Visual Art League of Lewisville is offering a workshop by Sharon
Serrago.  This will be a 3 day workshop on oil and cold wax for
abstracts and will run from 9-4 each day on February 19-20-21.

This workshop will take place at the MCL Grand Theater, 100 N. Charles
Street in …

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January & February Classes at the Irving Art Association – Free Instruction

Last chance to register for the January classes!  New classes for February.

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Pay at the first class. Instruccion gratis. $10.00 Costo de materiales. Pague en la primer clase.

Age: Minimum of 17.

Oils & More 1
Thurs., Jan. 9, 16, 23 & 30 (Sarah Murphy)
Contour Drawing 1
Thurs., …

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FBCAA meeting Jan. 21: Pat Baily – Jewelry

Regular meetings of the Farmers Branch-Carrollton Art Association (FBCAA) are held on the 3rd Tuesday morning of the month August through May (except Dec.) Guests are welcome – demos are free; mini-workshops are $10. Location: Craft Room of Farmers Branch Senior Center, Valwood & Dennis Lane, Farmers Branch.
GUESTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

Meeting schedule:
9:30 …

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Cecy Turner: Watercolor Workshop April 13 – 14, 2020

April 13-14, 2020 – Watercolor Workshop for
Trinity Arts Guild, Bedford, TX.

Two-day workshop will be painting aspens one day and florals the other day.
Cost is $210 for members of TAG and $250 for non-members.
REGISTER at http://www.trinityartsguild.net

A native Dallasite, Cecy Turner received her formal art training at Vanderbilt University …

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Roswitha Kress demo at TAG in the Morning Jan. 8

TAG in the Morning

Monday, January 8, 2020

10:00 am
Demo with Roswitha Kress on making your two-dimensional drawing look three dimensional. There will be a painting of the month drawing.

Location: Trinity Arts Guild Gallery, Bedford Boys Ranch, 2819 R. D. Hurt Pkwy., Bedford, TX 76095-0671(817) 283-1422  www.trinityartsguild.net

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Melinda Tidwell’s DYNAMIC DESIGN IN COLLAGE WITH BOOKS Apr. 17 – 19

Hi Friends, I’m Super thrilled to Announce;

Guest Artist Instructor Melinda Tidwell

DYNAMIC DESIGN IN COLLAGE WITH BOOKS

Friday, April 17th, Saturday, April 18th and Sunday, April 19th, 2020

The cost of the workshop is $775

Description: In this 3-day workshop, we seek to unravel the mysteries of great abstract composition using collage …

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Dallas Makerspace offers art workshops

Dallas Makerspace is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, shared community workshop and laboratory. We are an organized group of local artists, engineers, makers, and thinkers who work together to provide tools and learning resources to the public.

For the visual arts, there are classes on Ceramics, Digital Media Drawing /Painting, Engraving, Fiber Arts, Glass Working, Jewelry, Leatherworking, …

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Chinese New Year Printmaking Jan. 24

Round chinese calendar with signs animals (years starts from 1935 to 2026)

Printmaking with Intaglio Drypoint. $10 supply fee.
FREE instruction!
Friday, January 24th. 7-9 pm. Doors open at 6:30

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving Tx 75061. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

2020 is the Chinese Year of …

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2020 Texas & Neighbors call for entries – $9,000 in Awards

The annual Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition is back for its 35th year! This five-state competition is highly respected and very competitive. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association and the Irving Arts Center.

NEW for 2020! In addition to our regular categories (oils, acrylic, water media, mixed media, and drawing), we now include …

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Woodcut Printmaking with Junanne Peck Jan 18

Saturday Jan 18, 2020 – 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Location : Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

Fee: $65.oo + $10.00 supply fee
Register by email: junannepeck@mac.com
Note: Please bring one roll of paper towels and fragrance free baby wipes.

Release your inner creativity. …

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Preview Party! Jan 4th, 6-8pm at CWFA & HJG

Trey Egan Cris Worley Fine Arts & Holly Johnson Gallery cordially invite you to a private preview party Saturday, January 4th 6:00 – 8:00 pm  1845 E Levee Street | Dallas, TX 75207

Cris Worley Fine Arts
1845 E Levee St. Suite 110
Dallas, TX 75207
Tel 214-745-1415  
Tue – Sat, 11-5
inquiries@crisworley.com

Holly Johnson Gallery
1845 …

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