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2019 MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival April 11-14

MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival (MAIN ST.) will hit the streets of Downtown Fort Worth on April 11-14, 2019, for its 34th year, bringing together tens of thousands of people to celebrate the sights, sounds, and tastes of the highest-ranking arts festival in Texas. Spanning more than 27 city blocks from the Tarrant County …

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Furry Faces: Oil Painting Alla Prima Style

Learn to paint those furry faces you love that are full of life, personality, and vibrant color! Join Chris Brandley  on June 7th and 8th for 2 full days of demos, individual painting,  and one on one easel instruction. This will be a small class so don’t delay in signing up! For more information and …

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Five Printmakers and a Mixed Media Artist at thegallery8680 4/05/19

Five Printmakers from The North Texas Printmakers Guild will be on view along with a mixed media artist’s work on Fri. evening April 5th from 7pm to 9pm at thegallery8680, located at 8680 main street in Frisco, Texas.

Along with the prints will be an inspired mixed media painting and a “computer lithography” that was …

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Sarah Sipling: Deteriorate opens April 5 at FWCAC

Deteriorate by Sarah Sipling

April 5 – April 26, 2019

RECEPTION: Friday, April 5, 2019 @ 6 PM – 9 PM

Deteriorate deals with aging, specifically the mental deterioration of …

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Robyn Jorde: Everyday Poetry opens April 5 at FWCAC

Everyday Poetry by Robyn Jorde

April 5 – April 26, 2019

RECEPTION: Friday, April 5, 2019 @ 6 PM – 9 PM

Fort Worth Community Arts Center

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Surround Sound opens April 5th at FWCAC

Through imagery of dense landscapes, crashed cars, jotted notes, and pulses of color, Wolfson explores themes of time and visual-noise.

For more information, visit www.fwcac.com

Surround Sound by Rachel Wolfson Smith

April 5 – April 26, 2019 RECEPTION: Friday, April 5, 2019 @ 6 PM – 9 PM, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort …

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Solo Show [Down]: Runners Up opens at FWCAC on April 5

James Volkert

Ricardo Orozco, James Volkert and Erin Zerbe were the winners of the Runners Up prize from Solo Show [Down] 2018.

https://www.fwcac.com/news/solo-show-down-runners-up

April 5 – April 26, 2019

RECEPTION: Friday, April 5, 2019 @ 6 PM – 9 PM

Fort Worth Community Arts Center (817) 738-1938
1300 Gendy Street, Fort Worth, …

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Thinking Outside the Box | Themed Juried Show | Entry deadline April 19

THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX
Juried Show Call for Entry.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: April 19, 2019 | Midnight (CST)
SHOW RUN: May 18 – July 6, 2019
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Unconventional, novel and inventive are words that come to mind when we hear the phrase “think outside the box”. We invite you to push your boundaries and break away …

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Latino Hustle: Aqui/Ahora at FWCAC, April 5 – 26

Aqui/Ahora is a multimedia exhibition showcasing a selection of Latino/x artists who are responding to the political and social climate of today. For more information and artist profiles, visit www.fwcac.com

Latino Hustle: Aqui/Ahora

April 5 – April 26, 2019

RECEPTION: Friday, April 5, 2019 @ 6 PM – 9 PM

DISCUSSION: Saturday, …

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Figure Drawing with Professional Models

This group is open to artists of all skill levels who want to work from a live nude model.  This is not a class but a group of artists who respect the figure and wish to come together weekly to increase skill levels and understanding of human anatomy.

Typical sessions will start out with 10-20 …

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Beauty in Passion: The Narrative Paintings of Igor Samsonov

Beauty in Passion:

The Narrative Paintings of Igor Samsonov

The Museum of Biblical Art in Dallas, Texas is proud to present Beauty in Passion; a grand exhibition of thirty-five paintings by Russian artist Igor Samsonov. Born in 1963, he studied at the famous Ilya Repin Leningrad Institute for Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture. His passion …

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Marc Truelove’s Solo Art Show April 27

Marc Truelove’s Solo Art Show, Paintings: Past, Present & Future.  Saturday April 27th, @7pm.  Located at Martin&Martin Design, 2819 Anode Lane, Dallas, TX 75220. 214-252-0692

Submitted by Marc Truelove. Email: marctruelove@gmail.com

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PSSW April meeting April 6

PASTEL SOCIETY OF THE SOUTHWEST MEETING 

SATURDAY APRIL 6, 2019 AT 10 AM

BETHANY FIELDS WILL DEMO AND OFFER A WORKSHOP FROM 1-4 PM

LOCATION-STACY FURNITURE COMMUNITY ROOM IN GRAPEVINE TX

VISIT

https://www.pssw.info/

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON BETHANY AND HER WORK.

Submitted by Kathleen Hornyak. Email: kathleenh13@verizon.net

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Floral Oil Painting with James Zamore

Instructor:
James Zamora
jameszamorapainting@gmail.com
http://jameszamora.com/

Dates:
2-Day Workshop
April 27 – 28, 2019
Saturday | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday | 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Description:
This workshop focuses on the use of oil paint on panel to create beautiful and colorful floral paintings. Participants will learn basic oil painting techniques to help …

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Of a Feather

The University of Dallas Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is proud to announce the group show Of a Feather featuring artists Kathy Boortz, Isabelle Du Toit, Billy Hassell, Mark Messersmith and Melodee Ramirez.

The exhibition showcases the rich relationship between birds and the artists who love them. Birds have long held a prominent place …

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Lin Hampton Oil and Pastel Painting Presentation at VAST April 3

You are invited to VAST’s guest artist presentation featuring oil and pastel artist Lin Hampton from 6:45 pm – 9pm on Wednesday, April 3rd at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton, Texas. Lin works in oil and pastels. She will present information on painting with pastels and demonstrate different techniques you can use to get …

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The Dallas Pottery Invitational April 5 – 7

The Dallas Pottery Invitational
Refined form. Defined function.

We’re back and we’re celebrating the 12th year of our on-going commitment and passion to the arts. We invite you to meet the artist who create some of the most extraordinary ceramics today.  Please join us for the Dallas Pottery Invitational show and sale on April 5-7, 2019.Explore the diversity of contemporary styles crafted …

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Jonathan “Johnavich” Foster: NOIR Nostalgia

Johnavich Studios is proud to present Johnathon “Johnavich” Foster: Noir Nostalgia featuring an entirely new series of works. The exhibition will open with an artist’s reception on Friday, May 17th, 2019 from Se7en-10 pm at 4220 Main St., Dallas. The exhibition will be on display until June 15th, 2019.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/noir-nostalgia-the-black-white-show-tickets-58502039174

This event is free and …

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Operation Kindness Hosts 11th Annual Hope Gala April 27

Operation Kindness’ 11th Annual Hope Gala

This signature event raises money to provide necessary treatment, food and shelter to thousands of homeless pets in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

The Hope Gala includes an elegant evening with:

  • A plated, four-course dinner and open bar with top shelf spirits
  • Live entertainment from Ricki Derek and the …

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Creative Arts Party & Cruise

THE CRUISE
Be a part of the next iSEA! Experience art and creativity at sea. Learn from creative instructors and local artistic organizations right on the ship and in port.
Learn more about the cruise:

THE PARTY
Whether you want to learn more about the cruise or just mingle with other fellow artists, join us …

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Egg-travaganza Help Create April 20

For the first time, Vetro is hosting an Egg-travaganzas Help Create! Make Easter morning unforgettable for kids of all ages by customizing your personalized Easter baskets stuffed with handcrafted glass eggs!

Reservations are required!!!

Pricing: Egg-travaganza Help Create $50.00 (plus tax) per glass piece

Vetro Glassblowing Studio & Fine Art Gallery

The Process:
• Register online, pre-pay …

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STEMLESS WINE GLASS HELP CREATE on April 13

Stemless Wine Glass Help Create

Reservations are required!!!

Pricing: Stemless Wine Glass Help Create $65.00 (plus tax) per glass piece

Saturday, April 13, 2019 – 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Reservations are required!!!

Pricing: Stemless Wine Glass Help Create $65.00 (plus tax) per glass piece

The Process:

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Gala-Ry Night – Group Show March 30

Group Show featuring Landon Shepherd, Trista Morris, JoeArt LaBerge, Rachel Eastman, Nick Petta, Tammy Bond, Ruben Salazar, Terry Horn, Cynthia Roberts, Matt Sacks. Live music by Simone Nicole, Strung, Drawn and Quartered and Maestro Maya.

Sat Mar 30th 7-11pm.

Grackle Art Gallery,4621 El Campo, FW. Free.

Submitted by Grackle Art Gallery. Email: grackleartgallery@gmail.com

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Contempo Annual Book

C2D Publishing is excited to announce the opening Call for Entries for the inaugural publication of Contempo Annual. A new annually published collection of the best in abstract and contemporary art.

Submissions of abstract and contemporary artwork from artists opens February 22 and ends at midnight on May 20, 2019 at www.contempoannual.com.

This is an …

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Michael Kalish “Greetings from Texas”

Samuel Lynne Galleries invites you to join us for contemporary sculptor, Michael Kalish’s much anticipated return to Dallas. His exhibition, Greetings from Texas will be a retrospective of his most popular series, along with his new portfolio of 3-dimensional work. Kalish will be in attendance at the opening reception on Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 5-8pm …

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Frisco Fine Art Presents “Mediterranean Nights International Taste Series”

Extraordinary Chef Eustace Wehner is returning to Frisco Fine Art by popular demand, and this time he’s bringing the magic of the Mediterranean, on Friday, March 29, 2019, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. This fabulous food and wine event will feature live music, a live cooking demonstration by Eustace, and a chance to meet the …

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Pastel Society of the Southwest Demo and Mini Workshop with Bethany Fields April 6

The April meeting of the PSSW will be Saturday, April 6th, 10 am at the Community Room of Stacy’s Furniture Grapevine. Our visiting artist will be Bethany Fields who will demonstrate and lead a mini workshop on breaking free of your photos to find your own voice.

Visitors are welcome at the regular meeting. For …

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Tishun Nikco Presents on April 6th: There is Life in This Water Series

APRIL 6th 6-9PM

Oak Cliff Cultural Center 223 W Jefferson Blvd; Dallas, TX; 75208

A Festive Dallas Debut of Original Artwork by Tishun NIKCO. This is an intimate look at her vibrant abstract series called “There is Life in This Water” and accompanying poetry from her upcoming book WATER. Featuring a Special Musical Guest Traliece …

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The Art of Design Exhibit at Art Gallery Pure

Art Gallery Pure’s April exhibit is the “Art of Design” featuring a reception on April 25th with the opportunity to meet the artists. The Exhibit runs from April 1st-30th, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

The exhibit will display current design elements included in contemporary works.  Featured artwork and sculptures include current pantones and design …

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SMALL WORKS POP-UP EXHIBIT ARTISTS RECEPTION

Fort Worth Art Collective member artists will be showcasing a one-night, pop-up exhibit of new, small-scale artworks all under 14″ at the Annex at Artes De La Rosa Gallery, 1440 N. Main Street, Fort Worth, TX 76164.

Spring Gallery Night, Saturday, March 30
Gallery Night Hours: 11:30am-7:30pm
Artists Reception: 5:30-7:30pm

For more about the Collective …

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Resurrection: Inhabiting Easter

Pardieu Gallery is proud to present “Resurrection: Inhabiting Easter” an Exhibit by Texas Artist Gwen Meharg April 13th – May 25th.

Gwen Meharg uses abstraction to conceptually portray hope: “Since hope is an idea I see no end to the possibilities.  Abstraction makes room for the viewer to interject their experiences into the work.”

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The Painting Center accepting submissions for Art File

The Art File is a curated online gallery on The Painting Center’s website. Art File artists have a public presence on our website as well as the opportunity to be considered for inclusion in our frequent member and guest-curated exhibitions. Artists selected for an exhibition will be contacted by The Painting Center. These exhibitions may …

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Self-Reflection Group Exhibition Opening March 30

Self-Reflection Group Exhibition opening reception

Spring Gallery Night 2019- March 30 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Gallery 440, 440 S. Main Street
Fort Worth, TX 76104.  817.335.0100   http://gallery440.net

Group exhibition including local to national artists from both past and present. Works focus on either their own awakening – the difference between identifying with the ego and …

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TAID Dallas ArtFare Lot 19

SEEKING ARTISTS for the Texas Association for Interior Design ArtFare Lot 19

Thursday April 25th  5:30-7:30pm

at the Steelcase WorkLife Center in the Dallas Design District

Attached application due April 1st with photo samples of work:

TAID Artist Application 2019Download

Questions contact Allison Ray (allison.ray@outlook.com or 972-489-0402)

Submitted by Allison Ray. Email: aray@glsc.com

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Selfie Nation – workshops, lecture & closing reception

Dallas Public Library presents Dallas based artist Jerrel Sustaita in Selfie Nation.

Dallas based artist Jerrel Sustaita has always been fascinated with how the selfie and cell phone have spurred a new way for people of all parts of the world to connect with their environment, expand their interests and their network of people.

Jerrel has …

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