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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

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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

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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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Artist talk with David Blow March 23 “Nature’s Vibrations”

David Blow will be giving an artist talk over his current exhibit “Nature’s Vibrations” on Saturday March 23rd from 2 – 3pm. Free to the public. text “myart” to 31996 or visit http://www.pardieugallery.com to rsvp. Pardieu Gallery 550 S Watters Rd, Allen, TX 75013

Pardieu Gallery is proud to present Natures Vibrations an exhibit of …

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DCP Speaker Series: Jeremy Lock April 24

Join DCP and Texas Photographic Society on April 24 at 7pm as we present seven-time military photojournalist of the year Jeremy Lock. For 21 years, Jeremy has been directing his lens toward the elements of the world that many of us will never have the opportunity or even the desire to see firsthand. His images …

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Mixed Media Portrait Workshop wth Katherine Baronet – March 30th

In this workshop, students will create a self-portrait made from a variety of new and old materials. The student will take ordinary objects and use it other than what is was designed for to create an abstract face. IE; use a bottle cap for an eye, wired to make a pair of classes, painted matchsticks …

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Mario A Robinson Portrait Painting Watercolor Workshop

This workshop will focus on painting the figure in watercolor. The live model will maintain the same pose for the duration of the workshop. Students will execute a detailed drawing of the model and learn how to employ a monochromatic block-in to properly identify the values of the subject. The class will culminate with …

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Now | Contemporary 2019 call for art

Art Room announces a call for entry for its inaugural juried exhibition, Now | Contemporary 2019. This exhibition invites accomplished curator, Claudia Zapata to act as juror, who will select a compelling group of artworks to be exhibited at Art Room’s gallery space. All media—including oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, drawings, sculpture in any medium, collage, …

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Into the Great White Sands: Photographs by Craig Varjabedian

Into The Great White Sands:

Photographs by Craig Varjabedian

February 9 to April 9, 2019

Opening reception with the artist, Saturday, March 16 from 7:30-9:39pm

The Afterimage Photograph Gallery

2613 Fairmount St, Dallas, TX 75201

The Afterimage Photograph Gallery is pleased to present the exhibition – Into the Great …

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Cleos-Creations Artwalk at Hulen Mall

Cleos-Creations presents Monthly Artwalk Walks at Hulen Mall

Come join us for our monthly artwalk at Hulen Mall in Fort Worth, Texas  4th Saturday every month. 12-8pm.

Interested artists contact Cleo or Jackie Boone at: 817-372-3514 or 972-316-1234 or marketingcleoscreations@gmail.com

Submitted by Cleo Boone. Email: Marketingcleoscreations@gmail.com

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Michael Kalish: Greetings from Texas

Samuel Lynne Galleries invites you to join us for the 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 …

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2019 Old Town Keller Rotating Sculpture Program deadline – March 22

The DEADLINE is fast approaching for the 2019 Old Town Keller Rotating Sculpture Program.

The Keller Public Arts Board is seeking entries for the 2019 Old Town Keller Rotating Sculpture Program. The program will feature outdoor sculptures in the Old Town Keller area, home to an eclectic blend of restaurants and businesses that, in combination …

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Flower Mound Heritage Park Nature Trail: reception for BRONZE ANIMALS on March 30

“I think I have been making art and teaching my whole life. Being a Ceramics Professor at Tarrant County College on the Northeast Campus allows me to use some of my wild ideas and promote art in the community. Clay and bronze are the media of choice although the inspirations divine what materials I choose. …

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KidBiz Shopping Event and Fashion Show Benefitting HeARTS of Maya March 31

Join KidBiz on March 31st for a shopping event benefiting Dallas based nonprofit HeARTS of Maya. Treats, music and special fashion show starting at 2pm. Shop spring fashions, meet HeARTS of Maya founder, Maya Delgado and a chance to win raffle prizes, all for a great cause!


To learn more about HeARTS of Maya please visit, https://heartsofmaya.org/

Submitted by Alison Volk. Email: alison@volkpr.com

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$5,000 in Grants for Artists

Grants for Artists | The Hopper Prize

The Hopper Prize

The Hopper Prize is offering multiple individual artist grants totaling $5,000.00 USD awarded through an open call art competition juried by leading contemporary curators.

 

Program Highlights

$5,000.00 USD in total awards for visual artists

+ 5 artists will each receive $1,000.00 USD in unrestricted …

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Dragon Street Galleries Third Thursdays Art Walk March 21

Third Thursdays With Dragon Street Galleries
North End of Dragon Street, Between Oaklawn and Payne Street
Dallas Design District, Dallas Tx 75207
5 – 8 PM

Join the Dragon Street Galleries for Third Thursdays, a monthly casual art walk on the North end of Dragon street with different businesses and galleries participating each month. This …

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3rd Saturday Art Walks at Music City Mall

Join us at Music City Mall for our monthly Art Walk on the 3rd Saturday! Presented by Cleos-Creations. Come stroll through the pieces of local artists and enjoy live music, snacks and refreshments. From 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Please click on the Art Walk for more information.

Artists, if interested in participating, contact Cleo or Jackie …

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FIGURES Art Exhibit March 11

FIGURES Exhibit at Art Gallery Pure Dallas features new works by photographer Tim Drake Photography – Limited Edition Print on Acrylic –

Stop by the Dallas Art Gallery to see this piece – also available for purchase online ArtGalleryPure.com – FIGURES Exhibit & Silent Auction Open March 11th- April 5th

Art Gallery Pure

17817 Davenport Road Suite #110, …

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