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Foundry Art Centre: Final Draft call for entries

Final Draft exhibition – June 26, 2020 – August 7, 2020

Deadline to enter: May 4th, 2020

The Call for Entry: 

The Foundry Art Centre is seeking submissions for “Final Draft”, an exhibition showcasing design and illustration in fine art. Design and illustration affects and constructs our daily lives; from websites and social media, …

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SOUNDS OF GREATNESS exhibit

On view now at College Town Renaissance Center of Arlington: Sounds Of Greatness.

Join the artists panel discussion March 22, 2020  3pm- 6pm Collegtown Renaissance Center of Arlington 1209 W. Abrams StreetArlington Tx 76013 (817) 675-3103

16 Female Artists

Nicole Angelica, Missy Burton, Yolanda Burton, CHOKE, Jennifer Cowley, Valerie Gillespie, Tyra Goodley, Classi Jimoh, …

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Art & Hospitality Happy Hour March 28 – canceled

Join your neighbors and friends at Laura Hunt’s studio where the featured work will be her latest figurative painting. FREE to attend!

“Several themes are evident in my figurative art. Human relationships. Human emotion. Social issues. Empathy. But no matter what the painting’s theme, the telling of universal stories through archetypal figures unifies the work. …

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Now | Contemporary 2020 at Art Room

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

opening reception March 19, 2020, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

https://www.artroomfw.org/what-we-do/exhibition/upcoming-exhibitions/now-contemporary-2020

Art Room presents its annual juried exhibition Now | Contemporary 2020, which features a compelling group of artworks in a variety of media. The exhibition showcases work by Lane Banks, Clint Bargers, Ed Barr, Kimberlea Bass, …

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Afrik(HER) Exhibition – reception July 11

Afrik(HER), the second solo exhibition from Johnavich serves as an homage to the African diaspora and the connection to the motherland or mother Africa. As a follow up to Blacker the Berry exhibition featured at the African American Museum, this series is a stark contrast is style, fluidity, and size. Overall it is a continuation …

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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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12th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling March 14 & 15

12th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling

Will Rogers Memorial Center – Cattle 1 Bldg. and Exhibits Bldg., 3401 Burnett-Tandy Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107

Facebook event page:

https://www.facebook.com/events/544447652778523/

https://www.funkyfinds.com/spring-fling.html

Saturday, March 14th, 10am-5pm and Sunday, March 15th, 11am-4pm

Join us for the Sweetest Spring Market Around! The 12th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling is a …

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Artist Studios for Rent

Ready for your first studio? Looking for a change? Run out of room at home? Converge Studios is here to help you with your offsite art studio needs.

Converge Studios provides work-only art studios for six-month lease at reasonable rates. Converge Studios is dedicated to helping artists find a better, more productive creative life.

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Works on Paper – TVAA June 2020 Exhibition

“Works on Paper” – TVAA Gallery Art Exhibition for June 2020

This works on paper theme can encompass collage, printmaking, painting, etching and more in unique ways. These can be 2D and 3D with paper as the primary focus and/or medium of the artwork. Get creative with your ability to work with paper and present …

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In Bloom – TVAA Art Gallery May 2020 Call for Art

TVAA Gallery Art Exhibition for May 2020 – “In Bloom”

Celebrate the season with the beauty of nature and florals! With warm weather and the landscape of Texas in full bloom, let the beauty of nature and the blooming foliage be your inspiration for the In Bloom Show at the TVAA. This show is open …

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Figurative 2020: Solo Exhibition by Allison Gillies

Figurative 202: Solo Exhibition

Drawings, paintings, mixed media works by Allison Gillies– Professor of Art at North Lake College.

Reception: Tuesday, March 10th from 4:30pm – 6:00pm at the Art Gallery at North Lake College. Exhibition runs through April 8, 2020.

FREE parking and free to the public. Gallery is located in the P …

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Texas Lottery® Live | Mescaline Americans March 12

Every Thursday night, head to Toyota Music Factory for the Texas Lottery® Live FREE music series on the outdoor Texas Lottery Plaza.

Mescaline Americans performs March 12 – Showtime at 8pm

This is a completely FREE show! Free entry & free parking. RSVP now for a night of the best live and local music in …

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Call for Artists + Photographers – $550.00 Innovate Grants

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for the Spring 2020 Cycle. Innovate Grant awards (2) $550.00 grants each quarter, to one Visual Artist and one Photographer. In addition to receiving a grant award, winners will be featured and recognized on our website and join a growing community of vibrant and talented artists. For more information …

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Historical Paint Out March 21st

On Saturday, March 21st, starting at 10am, the Museum will host a “HISTORICAL EN PLEIN AIR PAINT-OUT” with Indoor/Outdoor Live Models commemorating McKinney Then and Now.  Artists are encouraged to attend/participate.  Materials are the option and choice of the artist  which include: Painting, Sketching, Sculpture, Mixed Media.
FREE ADMISSION.

At 4:30PM, there will be an …

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Floral Monogram Class March 21

The Art of Living Beautifully and artist Andrea Holmes have teamed up to bring you this very special event! This two-hour event will consist of a private art lesson and demonstration by Andrea Holmes. Each guest will create their own floral monogram on top of vintage-inspired paper—bring your own paper or select from Andrea’s curated …

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Call for Entry: Interchanging Lines, Constructing Home

Submission Deadline: March 31, 2020

Synopsis: Art Room seeks emerging artists for its upcoming exhibition, Interchanging Lines, Constructing Home. The current social climate has forced many people to live in divided homes where their sexual orientation and gender identities are at conflict within their family structures, thus creating challenges, uncertainty, and discomfort. This call for entry invites …

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Dallas Arboretum Food and Wine Festival March 26

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden announces an amazing lineup of chefs for “A Grand Tasting” on Thursday, March 26 during the popular springtime festival, Dallas Blooms, presented by IBERIABANK. https://www.dallasarboretum.org/events-activities/food-and-wine-festival/

Tickets are now on sale for this springtime foodie extravaganza. A sell out the last three years, Thursday evening’s A Grand Tasting on March …

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Anime Frontier Powered By Crunchyroll May 8 – 10 – canceled

Anime is back in Fort Worth! Join us as Japan takes over the Fort Worth Convention Center on May 8-10 with a convention unlike any other in Texas! Anime Frontier Powered By Crunchyroll is a new anime convention that brings fans together with publishers and guests from both America and Japan. Supported by well-known brands …

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Chroma : Spring Group show with Artist Talks

CHROMA: Group show with artist talk by Neena Buxani and Margaret McNiel

Robert Lawrence Designs 1607 Dragon Street, Dallas Tx 75207
https://www.robertlawrencedesigns.com/art-program
Thursday March 19 2020 5 – 8 pm, there will be an informal Q&A with Neena Buxani and Margaret McNiel starting at 6:30 PM  

Robert Lawrence Designs (RLD) is pleased to announce …

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‘Unique By Nature’ Juried Art Competition & Exhibition – $8,500 in Prizes

The 9th Annual ‘Unique by Nature’ Juried Art Competition and Exhibition is hosted by the Historic Downtown McKinney Cultural District with help from the volunteers of the Arts and Music Guild.

In 2020, one large scale work will be awarded the $6,000 Purchase Prize and will become part of the permanent public art collection displayed …

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Taking Your Painting to the Next Level

Every Monday in E. Melinda Morrison’s studio

10am – 1pm, Fort Worth, TX 76110

$50/class, 3 classes per month required 

Class Description
Melinda teaches on the tools painters need in their tool belt to solve problems in painting. Being intentional and doing preparation prior to painting goes a long way in the creation of …

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North Texas Irish Festival Dances Back to Dallas March 6-8

Family-friendly festival focuses on music, dance, and cultural activities. Bring the kids! Bring the dog!

DALLAS – Oh, Danny Boy, the pipes, the pipes are calling everyone to Fair Park in Dallas for the 38th Annual North Texas Irish Festival to celebrate the rich tradition of Irish and Celtic culture March 6-8 with a three-day …

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Samuel Lynne Galleries Presents Brandon Boyd: Impossible Knots on March 28

Samuel Lynne Galleries is pleased to announce Brandon Boyd’s return to Dallas for the opening reception of his new exhibition Impossible Knots on Saturday, March 28th, from 5-8pm. The artist will be in attendance at the opening reception, and the exhibition will be on view through May 11, 2020. A Los Angeles, CA native, Boyd is famously recognized as the vocalist …

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“Flowers Everywhere” by Ann McCann- Reception March 6 at Baylor Health Sciences Library

You are invited

Ann McCann’s Reception and Show

“Flowers Everywhere”

Oil paintings of flowers and landscapes

March 6-March 31, 2020

Opening Reception March 6, 2020, 6:30-8:30 pm

Baylor Health Sciences Library, 3500 Gaston Ave, Dallas, TX 75246

The Baylor Health Sciences Library is located between the hospital and the dental school facing Gaston Ave.  Enter …

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Texas Lottery® Live | Retrophonics FREE music series

Every Thursday night, head to Toyota Music Factory for the Texas Lottery® Live FREE music series on the outdoor Texas Lottery Plaza.

Funk & Soul band Retrophonics performs March 5 – Showtime at 8pm.

This is a completely FREE show! Free entry & free parking. RSVP now for a night of the best live and …

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David Gappa Signature Fine Art Glass Free Demonstrations Feb. 29

Vetro Glassblowing Studio & Fine Art Gallery is pleased to announce David Gappa will demonstrate his process for creating his masterpieces. 

Watch while David Gappa turns hot molten glass into incredible works of art this Saturday, February 29th from 3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Or join us for one of our Help Create Glassblowing Events!

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Town and Country: 2020 Texas Painting Symposium Juried Exhibition – call for entries

Town and Country invites submissions from Texas-based artists, or those with a deep interest or background in Texas, who work within the expanded conceptual and material field of painting. Juried by Chad Dawkins, the exhibition is presented as part of Is Texas Painting?: 2020 Texas Painting Symposium.

The symposium title is a provocative – …

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Redwood Media Group Announces Inaugural Art Dallas Fair

Art Dallas | April 16–19, 2020 Dallas Market Center / Market Hall

Art Dallas 2020 is an exhibition dedicated to presenting the best contemporary art the world has to offer. Held during Dallas Arts Month, Dallas’ citywide celebration of the arts, Art Dallas aims to create an intimate visual arts experience where art buyers and …

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Celebrate Spring Break at the Most Beautiful Place in Dallas

Spring Break Activities in the Main Garden:

World Music: March 14-20*All activities listed for each day below are free with paid garden admission

Saturday, March 14 – Latin America

Top Ten Records DJ livens the crowd with Latin music in the Entry Plaza from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Havana NRG takes the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage …

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$1,000 Artist Grants – All Media Eligible

The Hopper Prize is offering multiple individual artist grants totaling $5,000 USD awarded through an open call art competition juried by leading contemporary curators.

The Hopper Prize was established in order to increase the recognition of artwork created by artists and photographers. Our aim is to advance artists’ careers by providing them with unrestricted financial …

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Getting Your Art Off the Walls by Mindy Faubian and Gail Cope – VAST’s March 4th Guest Artists

Please join the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), on March 4th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm forGetting Your Art Off the Walls by artists Mindy Faubian and Gail Cope. The program will be about how to find new ways to use your artwork other than exhibitions and hanging it on the walls of homes …

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Tarrant County College Northeast Campus Art Faculty & Staff Exhibition

UPDATE: the reception has been canceled.

MARCH 2 – APRIL 22, 2020

Join the Keller Arts Board in welcoming the Art Faculty & Staff of Tarrant County College, Northeast Campus for an exhibition of their artistic talents. The show offers a wide variety of art media, something for everyone.

An Evening with the Artists …

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Pieced + Painted: Galen Cheney + Andrea Myers at the Haggerty Gallery

Andrea Myers

The University of Dallas Beatrice M Haggerty Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Pieced and Painted, an exhibition of recent paintings by artist Galen Cheney of Massachusetts and textile wall works by artist Andrea Myers of Ohio. 

Opening Reception March 9, 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. Both artists will give a talk …

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Risland US Invites DFW Students to Participate in the “My Dream Home” Art Contest

Today, North Texas-based home developer and builder, Risland US, launches its first artwork contest to celebrate the grand opening of the model homes at their development, Legacy Gardens. In hopes of learning about a child’s depiction of a perfect home, the contest theme is “My Dream Home.”

“Our goal for this contest is to engage …

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