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FIGMENT Dallas Interactive Art Festival, March 14, 2020 10am-10pm

On Saturday, March 14 from 10am-10pm, the free FIGMENT Dallas interactive art festival returns to Reverchon Park, 3505 Maple Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75219. This one-day-only all-ages event features interactive and participatory art installations from 31+ emerging and established artists working in a variety of different disciplines.

This unique, interactive art experience is family friendly, all ages …

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Stormie Parker: Endangered Americas at Artes de la Rosa

Endangered Americas: 2,592 animals in the Americas are endangered. Habitat destruction, degradation and fragmentation result in loss of wildlife. Wildlife deprivation promotes an unhealthy ecosystem. Lack of healthy functioning ecosystem trigger extinction.

Artes de la Rosa cultural center for the arts, 1440 N. Main St., Fort Worth, TX 76164, to host Endangered Americas: a solo show …

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2020 Old Town Keller Rotating Sculpture Program – deadline March 6

In 2017, the Keller Public Arts Board implemented a rotating public art program for outdoor sculptures in the newly updated Old Town Keller area. A $1,500 honorarium is available for each piece selected by the Board for the fourth year of the program. The City of Keller invested over $4 million in improvements for the …

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Locally Sourced exhibition at Goldmark Cultural Center

Locally Sourced displays the responses of four artists to different aspects of life in our local Dallas area. On view at the Goldmark Cultural Center, 1399 Goldmark Drive, March 5 – April 6. Artists’ reception March 22, 1:00 – 4:00.

The Artists: Jan Dreskin-Haig expresses her unique aesthetic in images photographed in the Dallas …

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TVAA Masters Show – Modern Interpretation of the Art Masters – call for entries

TVAA Gallery Art Exhibition for April 2020 – “The Masters Show: Modern Interpretation of the Art Masters

We are all inspired by the visions and genres of the artists that have come before us. Whether through the beauty of nature exemplified in Monet’s lilies, a rich and colorful nightscape vision shared with Van Gogh’s Starry …

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TVAA Happy Hour! Feb. 28

Join us for a TVAA member meet and greet and fun! This is a place for artists to connect with other artists and members, and meet some of the board members while having some drinks and/or a bite to eat. Guests and artists who are not yet members are welcome.

Friday, Feb. 28th 6-8pm
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Call for VisArts Studio Fellowship 2020 – 2021

Call for VisArts Studio Fellowship_2020_2021

Ends on April 17, 2020. https://www.visartscenter.org/

 $15.00 USD

VisArts invites applications and proposals from local, national, and international artists for a six month Studio Fellowship at VisArts at Rockville. The Studio Fellowship provides a unique opportunity for a dynamic individual artist or collaborative artist team to create a new body …

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Celebrate Blooms, Boots and BBQ at the Dallas Arboretum

Kick off Dallas Blooms with a boot scooting good time. Blooms, Boots & BBQ Fest features BBQ vendors, dance performances, line dancing lessons, music and a “These Boots Are Made for Walking” contest.

For more about Dallas Blooms see https://www.dallasarboretum.org/events-activities/dallas-blooms/

Dallas Blooms

Two crowd-pleasing country bands, The Powell Brothers on Saturday, and For Love …

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In Search of Beethoven – Winter Film Series

Keller Public Arts 2020
Winter Film Series

The 2020 Winter Film Series continues with “In Search of Beethoven,”

February 23, 2020 – 2:00 p.m.
Keller MovieHouse & Eatery
250 Rufe Snow Drive
Keller
Ticket price: $10

IN SEARCH OF BEETHOVEN – Narrated by Bafta-nominated actress Juliet Stevenson

Written and directed by Phil Grabsky

 In Search of Beethoven addresses the …

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Texas Biennial Open Call – deadline Feb. 29

Open Call

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 29, …

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Martyrdom: Exhibit by Andrea Tosten at Cliff Gallery

Andrea Tosten
March 9 – April 3, 2020
Reception March 27, 7-9 pm

Cliff Gallery, Mountain View College

Martyrdom is a site-specific installation and exhibition of work by Dallas artist Andrea Tosten. After spending hundreds of hours slicing, folding, stitching and shaping paper into altar-like forms with flanking tabernacles and cascading banners, the artist brings these …

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Call for artists: THE EXTENDED BODY 2020

Call for artists: THE EXTENDED BODYMIXING CULTURES
ITSLIQUID International Art Exhibition
THE LINE Contemporary Art Space, London . March 19 – April 17 2020
Deadline: February 23 2020

ITSLIQUID Group, in collaboration with Mercato Metropolitano and YMX Arts, is selecting all interesting photography, painting, installation/sculpture, video art and performance art works to include …

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Texas Artist Invitational Show 2020

Pearce Museum at Navarro College
3100 W. Collin St.
Corsicana, Texas 75110

The Pearce Museum is pleased to announce our upcoming show, Texas Artist Invitational Show 2020. Thirty artists from across the Lone Star State will show their work at the Pearce Museum beginning February 20 through April 4. The artists in the show include Calvin, …

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HAVING FUN AND CREATING with Mixed Media & Collage with Maureen Brouillette March 6, 2020

ONE DAY WORKSHOP Now accepting participants for HAVING FUN AND CREATING with Mixed Mediums and Collage. MAUREEN BROUILLETTE, well known DFW ARTIST, will be leading the participants to create compositions with photos, prints, and original art….letting the creative spirit find order within the composition.

Please Contact DiAnne Arnette, dianne@diannearnette.com for information and sign up. or …

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Visual Art Open Competition

FINAL CALL –  Artists opportunity for the annual Visual Arts Open Prize 2020, submissions closing soon. Now in its 4th year,  VAO art awards are a not for profit event, open to emerging artists based in the UK and Internationally. Artists can apply at www.visualartopen.com

  • Art Prize Fund value of £6,000
  • 6 categories: –  Painting /Mixed …

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Artistic Anatomy and Yoga Workshop on February 29th

Allison Gillies, Professor at North Lake College, will lead you through how to visualize anatomy as an artist would, by identifying landmarks and forms of musculature. She will break down the anatomy of yoga poses, focus on risk factors, modifications and intensifications while studying anatomy in action.

AllisonGillies@dcccd.edu https://theyogafactorytx.com/events-workshops

Bring your sketchbook and join us …

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3rd Annual Pottery and Art in the Grove at Waterside April 18 (and call for artists)

We are pleased to announce that CERA* Pottery Studio and Waterside will hold a pottery and art sale at the beautiful Grove at Waterside, located at 3720 Convair Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76109. This is a free event with artists offering hand-crafted items.

Saturday, April 18, Noon – 8 p.m.   https://www.facebook.com/PotteryWaterside/

After you shop, watch …

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Venice International Art Fair 2020

CALL FOR ARTISTS: VENICE INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR 2020
Venice | April 09 – May 10, 2020
Deadline: March 13, 2020

Venice International Art Fair is a contemporary art fair that presents collective and solo projects by leading and emerging international artists. The 12th edition will represent a forum for direct exchange of ideas and contacts between collectors, …

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Call for Entries – Short Form Media Projects the Highlight Climate Justice & the Environment

GOOD PITCH LOCAL RETURNS TO TEXAS! EARTHxFILM AND DOC SOCIETY ANNOUNCE A NEW PARTNERSHIP TO BRING GOOD PITCH LOCAL to EARTHx2020 ON THURSDAY, APRIL 23. 

SEEKING NEW SHORT-FORM MEDIA PROJECTS THAT HIGHLIGHT CLIMATE JUSTICE AND THE ENVIRONMENT IN TEXAS.

The global model for high-impact storytelling that seeds media projects and partnerships designed to strengthen communities …

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Call for Entries: ConTEXT III

The Foundry Art Centre is seeking submissions for “ConTEXT III,” an all media exhibition focusing on the written word’s role in the visual arts. The power of words cannot be overstated. Contemporary society is saturated with media and this exhibition showcases how intertwined the literary and visual arts are. We must ask ourselves how the …

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4th Annual Guyer Band Craft Fair

Over 100 dedicated skilled crafters have been working diligently all year, creating beautiful and unique items for this year’s Craft Show. Come join us in a spring fling of clever and creative crafts as well as delicious treats and find something special from someplace special.

Saturday April 11, 2020 9am – 4pm
7501 Teasley Lane, Denton …

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Mardi Gras Week at the Dallas Arboretum

Date: Feb. 22-28Time: 9am-5pm

Location: Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Road Dallas TX, 75218

Tickets: https://www.dallasarboretum.org/visitor-information/hours-and-admission/

Admission: $5 general garden admission through February 28.

Parking: $15 on-site parking OR $10 parking if purchased online in advance.

Online parking link here: https://www.dallasarboretum.org/visitor-information/directions-and-parking/

Before Dallas Blooms kicks off, plan a visit to the garden to …

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Master Color Workshop at Art Room on March 28 & 29 with Jessica Hart

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Instructor:
Jessica Hart
jhart2100@gmail.com
www.jhart-artist.com
https://realmofcolor.wordpress.com/

Dates:
Two-Day Workshop
Saturday | March 28, 2020
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday | March 29, 2020
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Age:
Adult (18+)

Level:
Intermediate to Advanced

Description:
The two-day Master Color Workshop is an individualized laboratory set up for artists to work on color problems and challenges in …

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DALLAS: Our Iconic City – TVAA Call for Art, March 2020

TVAA Gallery Art Exhibition for March 2020 – “Dallas: Our Iconic City”

With the end of a decade and the start of a new year, this exhibition: DALLAS Our Iconic City encourages artists to look back, through the decade, and create their work from a Dallas-related, iconic moment that has personally affected them in a …

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DCP Open House and Members Show Reception Feb. 20

Meet your fellow photographic creators and appreciators at Dallas Center for Photography’s Open House on Thursday, February 20 from 6:30pm-9:00pm. This event is free and open to everyone. RSVPs are appreciated! https://dallascenterforphotography.org/classes-and-workshops/open-house-and-members-show-opening-reception/

DCP’s doors will be open to explore what we offer the photographic community of North Texas. Our staff will be available to answer …

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Gallery Talk with Emily Wiethorn at Art Room Feb. 20

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Join Emily Wiethorn on Thursday, February 20, 2020, at 7:00 pm for a Gallery Talk at Art Room in conjunction with her solo exhibition A Certain Kind of Woman.

Wiethorn will discuss her series of self-portrait photographs that explore female identity, gender roles, and self-discovery. …

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2020 Awake Group Exhibition: Hong Kong NOW

February 15 – 29, 2020

Hong Kong NOW is an exhibition by Dallas/Fort Worth based artists in response to the extradition bill crisis and larger democratic issues being raised between Hong Kong and mainland China.

Artists: Jay Chung, Giovanni Gonzalez, Yeol Jung, David Klucsarits, Felicia Marie, Vivek Sebastian, Evan Sheldon

For viewing appointments: 214.405.5986

Opening: …

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Pastel Painting Workshop Sponsored by Uart! Grapevine, TX April 5-6 2020

What:

UART Sponsored Soft Pastel Painting Workshop

Where:

Stacy Furniture & Design, Grapevine, TX

When:

April 5-6, 2020 (9:30-4:30 each day)

For Who: Anyone interested in learning pastel painting! Beginner to advanced artists welcome.

Please click this link to learn more:

UART Pastel Workshops – Bethany Fields

Workshop Description:

Let’s face it, as artists, sometimes …

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Artists @ 1808- Reception Feb. 11

Artists @ 1808 at the North Lake College Gallery
February 8 – March 5, Reception for the artists: Tuesday, February 11 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Donna Ball Teresa Bristol
Fannie Brito Susan Paulson Clark
Janese Deitch Jenny DeLaughter
Tonda Howard Scherry Johnson
Jenny Keller Brittany Lyons
Marsha Oliver Moser Bob Nunn
Carol Pankratz Jan Partin
Anna Sammons Ashley Stillwell

Submitted by Steven Benezue. Email: …

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Skill-Based Color Workshop March 7

Instructor:
Jessica Hart
jhart2100@gmail.com
www.jhart-artist.com
https://realmofcolor.wordpress.com/

Dates:
March 7, 2020
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Age:
Adult (18+)

Level:
Beginner to Advanced

Description:
This Skill-Based Color Workshop is a hands-on, collaborative course that explores how subtractive color functions in two-dimensions. The workshop introduces students to the use of color to create depth, control rhythm, and determine focus, as well as color’s emotional effects.

During …

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Branding for Artists and Makers

In this class we will create a brand that is true to you and work on creating cohesive marketing materials. We will define your your audience, discover your brand voice, and learn how to create a consistent look. Then we will look at different ways to implement your brand into marketing materials such as business …

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How to Sell for Artists and Makers

In this class we will discuss the different avenues for selling your art & handmade goods. We will cover galleries, festivals, wholesale, online markets, and more. We will discuss what the best methods are to approach these different options and brainstorm what would be the best fit for your creative business.

$65 per person

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Trinity Trails Murals — call for artists

Painting the River: A Trinity Trails Mural Gallery

 The Tarrant Regional Water District is commissioning art on large-scale utilitarian structures along the Trinity Trails in Fort Worth, Texas. The goal of the project is to create destinations and chance encounters for trail users with art that reflects the beauty of nature, rivers, and water. https://www.trinitytrailsfw.com/callforentries/

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Call for San Francisco Bay International Photography Awards

Put your work in front of our distinguished jurors for a chance to be part of the San Francisco Bay Month of Photography.

$3,000 in Prizes

Gold and Silver Medal Awards featured on Bokeh Bokeh Photo, displayed at the Celebration Reception for the Month of Photography, and shared with our influential past jurors.

Gallery Award

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JD Miller’s Annual Valentine’s Day LIVE Painting

Samuel Lynne Galleries is pleased to announce renowned contemporary artist JD Miller’s Valentine’s Day LIVE painting on February 14, 2020 from 6 – 9 pm, with Miller starting the LIVE performance at 7pm. This year marks the fifth year of this favored event, which is held annually. The performance will again be held in our …

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