Sharon Giles

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Maddrey PLLC’s COLOR call for artists – deadline Feb. 25

Maddrey PLLC will be showcasing 15-20 pieces ranging in all shapes and sizes for our Spring Art Exhibition, COLOR. on Tuesday, March 26 and Wednesday, March 27. The theme for this event will be COLOR. – A Spring curated exhibition and event in the heart of Dallas.

All pieces submitted for review will need to …

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Art on Henderson 2019 deadline March 31

Art On Henderson 2019 is a collaborative effort between business and the arts and specifically focuses on the Arts in Dallas. Eligible applicants are limited to Texas artists. For more information see http://artonhenderson.com/application.html

All applicants must be able to produce and install work that is appropriate for public display. Selected work will be on display …

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The Modern presents Spaces and Places: Works from the Collection

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Presents
Spaces and Places: Works from the Collection, February 23-May 12 Spaces and Places: Works from the Collection is on view to the public at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth from February 23 through May 12, 2019. This permanent collection exhibition is organized by the Modern’s curatorial …

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Bastrop’s 2-D Art Project deadline March 15

SUBMIT YOUR WORK! OUR 2019 2D ART CALL DEADLINE IS MARCH 15,2019

We are now accepting submissions to our annual 2D Artwork Project. You are invited to submit your 2-D art to be displayed for the year-long public exhibit. The 2-D Art Project includes painting, drawing, printmaking, photography and multimedia (media including but not limited to; textile, wood, collage, …

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SheRock benefit for Veterans March 8 & 9

Local charity to host female-fronted bands to raise funds for North Texas female homeless Veterans

Denton, Texas – Local non-profit, Friends with Benefits, will host strong female-fronted bands for a two-day music International Women’s Day celebration called SheRock on March 8 & 9 at Backyard on Bell at 410 N Bell Avenue, Denton, Texas​. …

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Dallas Art Fair: White Noise opens March 2 at new 214 Projects space

WHITE NOISE
EMMANUEL VAN DER AUWERA Saturday, March 2, 2019, 6 – 9 PM

214 Projects 
150 Manufacturing Street, Suite 214
Dallas, TX 75207

HARLAN LEVEY PROJECTS www.hl-projects.com
info@hl-projects.com RSVP

This March, as part of an expanding outreach initiative, the Dallas Art Fair will launch 214 Projects, an exhibition and project space adjacent …

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Handcraft Workshops at Oil & Cotton

A  R  T  S    A  N  D    C  R  A  F  T  S
   Work with your hands. 
Art is the expression of emotions. Craft results in a tangible output.
Oil and Cotton offers both!  Adult workshops are designed for artists of all levels. Learn to make with us!

OIL & COTTON, 817 W Davis St, Dallas, TX …

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2019 Texas & Neighbors Regional Exhibition deadline March 1 – $8,000 in awards

The 2019 Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition is open to all artists 18 and older living in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Oklahoma. Up to three works of two-dimensional art may be entered by an artist.

$8.000 in prizes!  Artists may also earn signature status by exhibiting in five shows. Jurors for the 2019 exhibition are …

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Craft Guild 2019 Spring Show and Sale Application

Applications, photos, and fees due by midnight, March 8th, 2019.

Art categories – book and paper arts, clay, drawing/painting, mixed media, photography, 3D art, fiber, glass & jewelry.

http://thecraftguild.org/2018-spring-application/

KEY DATES

  • MARCH 8:       Completed application must be submitted by midnight CST.
  • MARCH 15:       Acceptance/Decline notification emailed.
  • MARCH 15:          Last day …

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2019 Oak Cliff Film Festival call for submissions

The best weekend of the year is back June 6-9th 2019. We hope you’ll all join us then as we feature exceptional filmmaking, as well as the best of Oak Cliff’s theatre and art venues, restaurants, bars, and small businesses.

CALL FOR ENTRIES NOW OPENWe would love for you to submit your film to the Oak Cliff Film Festival! We seek …

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VALA: Resilience entries due Feb. 26

Resilience : Strength, Healing and Overcoming Adversity

This Exhibit will feature Artist’s interpretation of ‘Resilience’.

Deadline to enter: Feb. 26th 2019 at midnight
This is a Juried Art show. Submit entries here.

VISUAL ARTS LEAGUE OF ALLEN https://www.valatx.org
Contact: VALA.TEXAS@GMAIL.COM.

Artists will be contacted for Accepted Artwork by Mar 1st 2019

Art Drop : …

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“imPRESS” Exhibition Call for Art

Exhibition March 5 – March 30

Reception, Saturday, March 16, 2 to 4 p.m.

https://www.friscotexas.gov/1318/Frisco-Art-Gallery
Calling all printmakers to submit artwork for “imPRESS,” an exclusively printmaking exhibition for artist ages 18 and up. All forms of printmaking are welcome, including woodcut relief, lithography, intaglio, collagraphs, etc.

Submissions & Deadlines

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Texchange: Printmaking Exhibits at UD’s Haggerty Art Village

2019 Southern Graphics Council International Conference Comes to UD  The University of Dallas is pleased to welcome Texchange an arts conference engaging the capacity of printmaking to act as an agent of transformation in its practices within the field, contributions to other art media and broader cultural roles. Over 90 printmaking artists will exhibit their …

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Juergen Strunck Prints opens March 6 at UD’s Haggerty Gallery

juergen strunck prints: no secrets
Solo Exhibition of New Works
Opening Wed, Mar 6. 7:00 – 11:00 p.m.
On view: March 6 – 31, 2019

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is proud to announce the opening of juergen strunck prints: no secrets, a solo exhibition of recent works by Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Printmaking Juergen Strunck. Strunck’s prints are well …

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Local artist Travis Ragsdale wins Pabst Blue Ribbon Art Can Contest for Digital Media

Winning PBR Art Cans 2019 (PRNewsfoto/Pabst Blue Ribbon)

Pabst Blue Ribbon Reveals Winners For 2019 Art Can Contest

Pabst Blue Ribbon has always strived to empower America’s creators, it was the founding principle that led to the creation of their pioneering Art Can contest in 2014. The contest gives artists the opportunity to re-imagine …

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Ruben Contreras: March 2nd Drawing Workshop for the WOW Factor

Saturday, March 2 • 10am – 2p
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75062

$55 exact cash or check, payable at the workshop

Reserve your spot with Ruben – contact him at contreras11121@att.net

Ruben Contreras will be teaching techniques on how to turn a pet, wildlife …

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AVAA 43rd Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibit Reception Feb. 22

Arlington Visual Art Association 43rd Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibit
See the AVAA Website at http://www.Arlingtonvisualarts.com.

February 4th – April 8th
Reception, February 22nd, 2019 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Bob Duncan Community Center Art Room, 2800 South Center Street, Arlington, Texas 76014  817-465-6661

AVAA is dedicated to …

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Wayward Walking Songs Exhibit at Webb Gallery

Aaron Michalovic

Please join us this coming Sunday, February 24th 1-4pm for the opening of
WAYWARD WALKING SONGS with Adam Young, Aaron Michalovic, & Michael Hall.

All here at Webb Gallery – downtown Waxahachie. Exhibit runs through April 28th.  Opening celebration this coming Sunday, Feb 24th 1-4pm with accordion great Ginny Mac …

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Written & Witnessed opens Feb. 23 at OCCC

Andrea Tosten & Jas. Mardis Present
WRITTEN & WITNESSED
Feb. 23 – Mar. 22, 2019

The Oak Cliff Cultural Center is proud to present the fabric and paper quilting works of Andrea Tosten and Jas. Mardis in Written and Witnessed, February 23 – March 29, 2019. Join us for an opening reception on Saturday, February 23, …

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Lloyd Martin – Incidental Structure opens Feb. 23 at William Campbell

Incidental Structure
Opening Reception Saturday, February 23, 2019 6:00 to 8:00 pm
William Campbell Contemporary Art, 4935 Byers Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76107
http://www.williamcampbellcontemporaryart.com

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Feb. 21: Sports Stadiums Of The Future With Jones Anderson By The Dallas Architecture Forum

The Dallas Architecture Forum Presents

“Stadiums of the Future – 2050”

February 21, 2019

 Free and Open to the Public!

The Dallas Architecture Forum, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing public education about architecture, design and the urban environment, continues its Spring 2019 Panel Discussion Series on Thursday,  February 21, 2019 with “Stadiums of the …

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Mansfield Arts Week call for artists

Arts Week is just around the corner! If you are an artist who would like to display your work, be a part of our Arts Walk or Kids Selected art, contact Rosalie Gilbert before 2/22 at rosalie.gilbert@mansfieldtexas.gov! And be sure to promote Arts Week to all your friends and come out to as many …

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CWFA presents Shannon Cannings: Triggered on Feb. 16

SHANNON CANNINGS: TRIGGERED OPENING RECEPTION SATURDAY, February 16, 5 to 8 pm 1845 E. Levee St. Shannon Cannings: Triggered
Exhibition Dates: February 16, 2019 – March 23, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday, February 16, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Cris Worley Fine Arts is pleased to announce Shannon Cannings: Triggered featuring new works in oil on canvas. …

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Jane Jones Watercolor Classes & Workshops

2019  CLASSES & WORKSHOP at Sharon Serrago’s Studio in Richardson, TX

Feb 4, 11, 18, 25, Mar 4  9:30 – 1:30 Mondays $50 per weekly session
New Discoveries through Color and Design for all levels and all mediums 

April 8, 15, 22, May 6, 20, 27   Beginner “Watercolor Technique” Class9:30 – 1:00 at Sharon Serrago’s Studio; Richardson, …

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Urban Sketchers meet Feb. 16 at NorthPark

Urban Sketchers Dallas/Fort Worth (Group)

Free sketch outing on Saturday!! We’ll meet at the “Five Hammering Men” sculpture located in the South Court of the mall, between Neiman Marcus and Dillard’s.

At 2:00 pm we’ll have brief introductions, and then disperse to sketch.
We’ll meet back up at 4:00 pm, have our “throwdown,” and …

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Teta’s Pouring Workshop Feb. 16

Last Pouring Workshop 
Sat, Feb. 16 10-4:00.
Location: Skypony Gallery – The Shops of Willow Bend, 6121 W Park Blvd, Plano, TX 75093

This will be the last Pouring workshop scheduled by for the foreseeable future. One of the techniques taught will be a process that results in an end product that looks folded. 
RSVP by this Friday 2/15. …

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FWCAC – Deadlines for Entering Exhibits

Quickly Approaching Deadlines TAC Impromptu Invitational Spring Gallery Night 2019 This call to artists is open to all active, Texas Artists Coalition members.
Submission DEADLINE – February 18, 2019 Art on the Veranda; Spring Gallery Night 2019 We are seeking artists to display their work on our covered veranda on Spring Gallery Night 2019.  …

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NorthPark Art Collection Tour with Temple Shipley | 2.19

The Dallas Art Fair and NorthPark Center are pleased to announce the 2019
winter + spring season of their partnership which will feature guided tours and
discussions of the internationally celebrated art collection on site and available to all.

RSVP@dallasartfair.com or click here

Temple Shipley
Tuesday, February 19
6:15 – 7:30 pm
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500X Receptions Feb. 16: College Expo & more

All exhibitions will be hosting an opening reception Saturday night 2/16 from 7-10pm   500x Gallery, 500 Exposition Ave, Dallas, Tx 75275 College Expo 2019
juried by Giovanni Valderas Front and Main Gallery – Downstairs 500X Gallery hosts one of North Texas’ most anticipated annual student juried competitions. College Expo 2019 is open to all artists over the …

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Reception for 2019 PAA Members’ Exhibit Feb. 16

You are invited to attend the special reception for the show! The reception and awards presentation, will be held this Saturday, February 16, at ArtCentre of Plano 7:00 p.m. to 9 p.m.   The reception will feature catered hors d’oeuvres, wine and desserts.

Fifty beautiful pieces of work produced by fifty PAA members will be on …

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Jonesy McConnell to be honored as Artist of the Year Feb. 23

RCAS congratulates past president Jonesy McConnell
Honored as Artist of the Year
by the Richardson Art Alliance
2019 Hearts for the Arts Gala
February 23 at the Eisemann Center

Artists and patrons of the arts, we invite you to join or visit the Richardson Civic Art Society, third Tuesday of the month – Sep – …

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TAG 2019 Spring Members Show call for entries

Prizes and Awards
Up to $1,500 in cash and prizes
First, Second, and Third will be awarded each category with a minimum of 15 entries. Honorable mentions will be determined by the Juror .

Entry and Payment:
First 3 entries for TAG members $35 Each additional entry up to 6 total entries is $5 …

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Unique by Nature ‘Juried Art Competition/Exhibition’ call for entries

City of McKinney – Call for Artists ‘Juried Art Competition/Exhibition’ – $6,000 Purchase Prize

The City of McKinney and McKinney Performing Arts Center is currently seeking submissions to our 8th Annual ‘Unique by Nature’ Juried Art Competition and Exhibition. This event was created to build a public and permanent art collection for the McKinney Performing …

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Freedom Quilt Codes Workshops

Freedom Quilt Codes  Join us! February 16, 10:15 am & March 16, 10:15 am.
 
Be part of fiber art project with artists across Dallas. VET will present a workshop series entitled “Freedom Quilt Codes,” a three month-long, textile-arts project that involves a series of quilt piecing workshops across the city.  Attend one, or all of …

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Barry Seldon Watercolor demo for SWA Feb. 18

The next Society of Watercolor Artists (SWA) member meeting is Monday, February 18th 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.

February Demo Artist is Barry Seldon

Barry Selman is a self …

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