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S.C.U.L.P.T.U.R.E opens Sept. 7 at Art on Henderson POP-UP

S.C.U.L.P.T.U.R.E opens Sept. 7 – 30, 2019
reception: SATURDAY, SEPT07, 5-8 pm

We have invited previous winners and finalists over the past 9 years to share their latest creations in our final AOH Pop-Up show at 1802 McMillan.

Participating Artists: Laura Walters, Dewayne Hughes, Jeffie Brewer, Amy Scofield, Jana Tidwell, Marco Rubino, …

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18th IAA Animal Art Awards for 2019 – reception Sept. 8 in Irving

September 1 – 27, 2019
Reception & Awards, Sunday, September 8 2-4pm

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX 75062
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

Formerly a national show, this is the second year that we have returned to a regional scope, putting the emphasis on DFW area artists. Any animal species was …

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Passing Through opens Sept 7 at the Tyler Museum of Art

Passing Through: Works by Lloyd Brown, Pat Gabriel and Sarah Williams September 8-December 1

Saturday, September 7, 5:30pm-7:00pm: Opening Reception for “Passing Through” a 3-person exhibition at the Tyler Museum of Art, curated by Caleb Bell, with work by Lloyd Brown, Pat Gabriel, and Sarah Williams.

As the title suggests, the featured works explore …

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Bird Show extended through Sept. 14 at Valley House

Extended through Saturday, September 14: BIRD SHOW, a summer celebration of our skyward friends, featuring artists inspired by the avian world.

Valley House Gallery will host the following lecture in conjunction with the exhibition: Wednesday, September 4, 6:30pm: “Whooping Cranes: Saving a Texas Icon” by Ben Jones, Senior Director of Conservation, Dallas Zoo, and …

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Sept. 15th openings at the DMA: Ragnar Kjartansson & Alex Katz

Ragnar Kjartansson
OPENING SEPTEMBER 15 Experience the emotional power of Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson’s The Visitors, an immersive video installation that shows eight musicians singing the same lyric in different rooms of a historic farmhouse. https://dma.org/art/exhibitions/focus-ragnar-kjartansson Alex Katz
OPENING SEPTEMBER 15 This presentation brings together a number of themes that characterize the work of Alex …

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GAVA’s Feel the Power Open Show call for entries

Gainesville Area Visual Arts Fall Art Exhibition 2019

FEEL THE POWER

Opening Reception September 14 6-8pm

Sunday September 15th – Sunday September 22nd

OPEN 11 – 3PM WEEKDAYS & 11- 4PM WEEKENDS

Historic Santa Fe Depot

605 E California St, Gainesville, TX 76240

​Entry form & prospectus athttps://www.gainesvilleareavisualarts.org/fallartshow

Entries due September 8th & 9th

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Día de los Muertos: Catrina and Other Memorable Ladies – call for entries

Entries Deadline: Tuesday, September 10, 2019

The Bath House Cultural Center will present the 33rd Annual Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) art exhibition, October 12-November 16, 2019. The show features local, regional, and international artists working in traditional and contemporary styles to celebrate, explore, and honor people, things and ideas that have …

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Clases del Arte / Art classes in Spanish (& bilingual)

Patrocinado por Asociación de Arte de Irving / sponsored by the Irving Art Association. Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061. irvingart.org

Se require un costo de $10.00 dls para registrarse.Si todabia no ha pagado por Pay Pal, por favor envie un cheque por $10.00 dls a nombre de Irving …

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Fringe Festival Sept. 6-8 in Fort Worth

4th Annual Fort Worth Fringe Festival September 6 – 8, 2019

https://www.fwcac.com/events-1/2019-fort-worth-fringe-festival

Time & Location

Sep 06, 10:00 AM – 10:00 PMFort Worth Community Arts Center, 1300 Gendy Street, Fort Worth, TX, USA

About The Event

The FW Fringe is an annual Fringe Festival co-produced by Texas Nonprofit Theatres and the Fort Worth …

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Voice and Vision Exhibit : Aug. 25-Sept. 27 in Irving

August 25 – September 27, 2019
Reception & Poetry Readings: September 15, 2019 2 PM-4 PM

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

The works of Joshua Monroe, Junanne Peck and Terri Thoman merge Art and Poetry. These three North Texas Artists share …

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Deep Ellum Open Studios Sept. 21

Deep Ellum Open Studios
Deep Ellum in Dallas
Saturday, September 21, 2019
12:00pm-7:00pm
https://www.facebook.com/events/3072096266164072/

Deep Ellum Open Studios is opening the doors of Deep Ellumʼs artist studios, galleries, and the neighborhood’s myriad creative spaces to the public. Locals and visitors alike will get an unparalleled view into the spaces where artists, musicians, photographers, designers, tattooists, and artisans …

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ArtBattle Dallas on Aug. 31 at Deep Ellum Art Co

Join us for an electric afternoon of live art at Deep Ellum Art Co! https://deepellumart.co/events/art-battle-dallas-3/

Watch the paint fly before your eyes and incredible creations unfold during 3 fast-paced rounds of live painting and help vote to determine the Winner!
All artwork created will also be available via silent auction.

Be a part of the …

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Transcription Workshop with Juliette McCullough

The McCullough Studio invites you to join a Transcription WorkshopJoin me starting Saturday, September 7th for a new adventure into image-making in which you will get into the mind of your favorite artist.

Learn to analyse your chosen image through composition, line, shading color, texture, and concept. How will you re-create the image on your own …

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Suminagashi Workshop Sept. 21: Japanese Art of Marbling on Water

A few spaces left!

Saturday, September 21 2019 10am – 2pm
(with 30-minute lunch break)
$35 per person – all supplies provided

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

Create beautiful marbled papers using this ancient technique!

The oldest and simplest form of marbling paper …

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Avant-gART entries deadline extended to August 31

Avant-gART
Artwork inspired by Fashion & Design SEPTEMBER 6TH – OCTOBER 6TH, 2019 THE COTTON MILL, MCKINNEY 
Deadline to submit is August 29th – extended to August 31 Submit:Avant-gART Art Entry

Presented by the Visual Arts League of Allen(VALA)

Deadline to enter : Aug 29th 2019 at midnight

Where: The VALA Gallery in the …

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Soon Warren reception Aug. 31 at Last Saturday Gallery Night in Granbury

Your Private Collection in Granbury, Texas invites you to celebrate award-winning watercolorist Soon Y. Warren for a night of amazing art at their Last Saturday Gallery Night on August 31st, 6-8pm.

Soon Y. Warren is a highly awarded artist and teacher. She began full-time painting in 1998 and has since achieved recognition as one of …

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Drum Fun & Art: Awaken Your Creative Energies Sept. 21

Saturday, September 21 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75015
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.
Fee: 25 Registration – pay by Pay Pal

Register – pay $25 by Pay Pal

Let’s wake up!

Open to all adults.
Come and …

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TRAYECTORIAS opening Sept. 7 at Mary Tomas

MARY TOMÁS GALLERY is pleased to present TRAYECTORIAS featuring artists Juan Cruz and Fred Villanueva. Opening reception will be held Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. and in conjunction with the Dallas Art Dealers Association (DADA) Fall Gallery Walk from noon to 8:30 p.m. Exhibitions are free and open to the public.

TRAYECTORIAS refers …

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Walt Davis: Nature Journaling Workshop

September 7, 2019 10am-4pm $85 including lunch

Held at Donnas church studio, 209 S. Main St., Saint Jo, TX.  This workshop has limited space so call (940) 995-2786 to reserve your spot today. Or email Walt atwidavis7@gmail.com

https://www.sjmainstreetgallery.com/walt-davis

Journaling: Capturing Images and Impressions in Words and Drawings

​This workshop will combine power-point presentations, demonstrations, handouts, …

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Art Collectors Show & Sale Sept 6 & 7

Introducing Gallery 440’s signature exhibition of contemporary-traditional fine art, spotlighting more than 500 works, including paintings and sculptures of genres ranging from abstracts, landscapes and seascapes to figures and still lifes.

Gallery 440  |  www.gallery440.net  |  817.335.0100  | 

 440 S. Main St. FW TX 76104

COLLECTORS EVENT DATES

Collectors’ Preview: Early Texas Art

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Dallas Area Fiber Artists: Planet Fiber closing reception

This year’s theme, Planet Fiber, reflects our commitment to embrace recycling and endorse the effort needed to conserve resources to protect our planet from climate change.

Location: The Point Center for Arts and Education, Campus of C.C. Young Retirement Community, 4847 W. Lawther Dr., Dallas, TX 75214

The show runs July 31 – …

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Artist Showcase Pop Up Sept. 7

Pop Up Art Show with three artists: DiAnne Arnette, Susie Monzingo, and Carolyn Watkins. Fort Worth Gallery Night on Saturday, September 7th from noon until 8pm. Located at 3513 Locke St. (off I-30 & Montgomery, across from the Rail Head.)

The Painted Vieux

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Legal Resource for Texas Artists: Arts Legal Line events June 4 & Sept. 3

Arts Legal Line Free consultation with an attorney Presented in partnership with Lawyer Referral Service of Central Texas

Our dear friends, Lawyer Referral Service of Central Texas, are graciously hosting us on the first Tuesday of June and September 2019 for the Arts Legal Line.  Participants can call from anywhere in Texas between 5:30 and 7:30 …

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How to Photograph your Art (and everything else) Workshop by Bruce Rosenstiel

How to Photograph your Art (and everything else) Workshop by Grapevine Art Project member and officer Bruce Rosenstiel
www.smallworldphotos.net Email: bruce@smallworldphotos.net

Sponssored by the Grapevine Art Project (GAP)
COST $75 for GAP members $100 for non-GAP members

DATE(S): TBD based upon interest level and class size. This full-day workshop will be offered on either a Saturday or …

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Perceptive Nature – New exhibition at the Bath House Cultural Center

August 31-September 28, 2019  
Reception with the Artists:
Saturday, August 31 (7-9 PM). Featuring music by Chris Richter.

Perceptive Nature is an art exhibition that features works created in a variety of media that reflect the numerous creative approaches that artists choose when they explore the concept of nature.  The title of the show …

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Carousel: Public Art installed on East Rosedale Street

FORT WORTH PUBLIC ART New Public Art installed on East Rosedale Street

Fort Worth Public Art welcomes Carousel, a newly completed public art project installed in the roundabout at East Rosedale Street and Mitchell Boulevard in Council District 8.

A beautiful new addition to the Fort Worth Public Art Collection, the artwork …

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Nancy Medina Fall Landscape & Floral Workshops

New Workshops with Nancy Medina Visit Flower Mound Studio I’ve just opened up my fall workshops, and you’re invited to join me in my home studio in North Texas for an up close and personal painty pal experience! Chef Carlos will be on hand to serve delicious lunches and treats, and the pugs do …

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Fretz Park September Exhibit art call

Deadline is August 27 to send submissions for the Fretz Park Art Exhibit month of September. The theme is “Hispanic Heritage” in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. If you have any questions or would like information on the submission process please contact Gina Murphy at 214-670-6421 or Gina.murphy@dallascityhall.com.

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Dallas finest Artists Speaking LIVE about Successes, Failures, and MORE! August 23rd

FREE ENTRY!!! 💙💙💙💙 – In order to attend you must RSVP through Eventbrite!!

GOAL- We aim to bring the art community together so each and everyone of us can learn from our past successes, failures, and obstacles.

Dallas Finest Artists Speaking LIVE in Person!

Fri, August 23, 2019 7:00 PM – 10:00 …

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M.A.D.E. for the Holidays festival call for artists

M.A.D.E. for the Holidays!
(M.A.D.E. stands for Music, Art, Drinks, and Eats) SEEKING: A wide variety of artists and artisans to sell their artwork and goods during the festival. Thirty floor spaces will be available.

When: Sunday, December 15 at Stage West Theatre 821 W. Vickery Blvd, 11am-5pm. First hour is for Stage West subscribers …

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Cristi Hayden demo on mat cutting Sept 8 for Texas Area Artists

Texas Area Artists
Monthly Meeting
1st Sunday of the Month 2-4:30 PM

Please join Texas Area Artists every first Sunday of each month as they host their monthly meeting. Each month the group will feature arts demos, mini-workshops, critiques and video presentations.

On Sunday, September 8th, local artist and former Michael’s framer Christi Hayden will …

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Geometric Forms Workshop Sept. 14 with Pouran Lashini

Sat., September 14 10am – 4pm
$35 REGISTER – pay by PayPal

Held at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75062
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

The workshop addresses the basic principle behind Geometric structure and illumination.  

The workshop is led by artist Pouran Lashini. In the first part, …

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Best of Texas Clay 2019 – Call for Artists

The Texas Pottery & Sculpture Guild invites you to apply for Best of Texas Clay 2019. We will accept applications for Best of Texas Clay 2019 only through the end of August. Exhibition dates October 4 – October 29, 2019

prospectus: https://mailchi.mp/2e342a7fafba/best-of-texas-clay-2019-call-for-artists

Biannually, the Texas Pottery & Sculpture Guild (herein referred to as TPSG or …

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Dallas Festival of the Arts deadline August 25th

Dallas Festival of the Arts at Kidd Spring Park
Oct. 26-27, 2019, Dallas Texas

Location:
Kidd Spring Park in Oak Cliff | Kessler Park | 1003 Cedar Hill Ave
Dallas, Texas (South)

Event Dates: 10/26/19 – 10/27/19
Application Deadline: 8/25/19 Midnight MST

https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=7213

The Dallas Festival of the Arts at Kidd Spring …

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2019 Society of Watercolor Artists Membership Exhibition call for entries

The exhibition will run from September 28th to November 30th at the UNT Health Science Center, Atrium Gallery. AWARDS: $3000 in cash and merchandise. Juror: Judi Betts. Prospectus:

2019 Members ProspectusDownload

Work must be water-media on watercolor paper or Yupo. Water-media includes traditional watercolors, acrylics, inks or gouache. No works on canvas or other materials …

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