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From Today, Painting is Dead: Twenty Years of Promoting Photography – Presentation by Missy Finger of Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery – VAST May 2013 Meeting

Please join The Visual Arts Society of Texas at our May 2013 Meeting with guest speaker Missy Finger of Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, on Thursday, May 2nd from 7:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Center for the Visual Arts, 400 East Hickory Street in Denton, TX. Free for VAST Members, $3 for …

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Artist Rental Spaces at Converge

Converge Artist Workplace is a 3000 sq. ft. partitioned studio work space located in the emerging New Trinity neighborhood at Stemmons Freeway and Medical District Drive near downtown just north of the Dallas Design District.

Converge offers fine, visual and graphic artists a conducive, creative, professional environment in which to work. Currently available spaces …

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One week left to submit to “urban footprint” photography show!

Do you shoot photographs of urban spaces, places, and people?

Submit to this juried photography show coming up May 7-31 in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034!

Paho Mann, Dallas photographer and Assistant Professor of Photography at the University of North Texas is the juror, …

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International Artist Residencies in Budapest

Announcing International Artist Residencies in Budapest 2013

The HMC based in Dallas, TX and Budapest, Hungary – is an artist run, non-profit, multi-disciplinary arts organization dedicated to excellence, experimentation, and education in all forms of contemporary art and culture.

The HMC is pleased to share with you the 2013 residency program. If you are …

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Spare pARTS Public Art Initiative deadline April 19

The Fort Worth Avenue Development Group announces the return of the Spare pARTS Public Art Initiative. The deadline is April 19, 2013.

SPARE PARTS PROPOSAL
DEADLINE APRIL 19, 2013

Overview and Project Goals

The Fort Worth Avenue Development Group is happy to announce the return of the Spare pARTS Public Art Initiative. We are requesting proposals from …

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LBLF Logo Design Contest. Enter soon: deadline April 24

LBLF is a library friends group in Dallas. We are seeking a great logo for our award winning organization, and working on future artist opportunities at our library. Student contest entries are of special interest to our group. We hope that professional artists, students and teachers will all be interested in this contest.

Almost everyone …

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VAST April 4th Meeting with Guest Artist Jo Williams & the High School Art Competition

Join VAST Thursday, April 4th from 7 – 9 p.m. at the Center for the Visual Arts, 400 East Hickory Street, Denton, TX 76201.

Free for VAST members; $3 for guests.

About Jo Williams:
Jo Williams is a native Texas artist who has been painting professionally for about thirty years. Ms. Williams is …

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“urban footprint” – exclusive call for photography!

Got photographs?

“urban footprint” is a strictly photographic exhibit slated for May 7-31, 2013 in the Frisco Art Gallery, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

From an individual footprint to a complex skyline, human industry and creativity have altered and transformed the natural world. This exhibit seeks photographs that capture a moment in, …

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Call for Artist in Residence, Nka Foundation (Ghana)

Call for Artist in Residence Projects / Abetenim Arts Village

Ghana: Abetenim Arts Village, NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for Artist in Residence Program for 2013 and 2014. Contact: info@nkafoundation.org / www.nkafoundation.org

Nka Foundation invites emerging and established artists to apply for residencies within the frame of Artist in Residence for a period of stay from …

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Last chance to submit for “Dress it UP!” at the Frisco Art Gallery

Submissions have been coming in for “Dress it UP!” to be displayed in the Frisco Art Gallery, April 8-28, at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

This is the LAST week to submit your art in any media that engages with ideas of dress, fashion, gender, popularity, pop stars, …

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11th Annual Juried Small Works Show

Artists Round Texas 11th Annual Juried Small Works Show May 1st – 31st, 2013

Show & Delivery of Art: Rowlett Public Library, 3900 Main, Rowlett, TX 75088,
Show Chair contact; 972-475-1836. Library Phone; (972) 412-6161
Take-in – Sat., April 27th (10am -12noon, 1:00pm – 3:00pm)
Juror: Barbara Dybala – Mosaic & Mixed …

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4th Annual Arts in the Square NON-JURIED Booth Space Now Available!

We want to invite you to participate in Arts in the Square, a juried fine art festival. Frisco Square is opening a section of the show to art vendors/merchants to enjoy this wonderful event.
This section of the show will NOT be a part of the judging process. http://friscosquare.com/AITS

Details:

-Arts in the …

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Fort Worth Music and Arts Festival

CALL FOR ARTISTS – Fort Worth Music and Arts Festival

The 3rd annual Fort Worth Music Festival will be held Friday, May 17th & Saturday, May 18th at Panther Island Pavilion. We cordially invite you to apply to participate in this two-day music and arts event.
In 2012, an eclectic group of over …

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Dress it UP! Call for Entries; Deadline March 23

From local prom kings and queens to the iconic Marilyn Monroe, what one wears communicates status and identity.

Does your artwork visually dialog with this phenomena thematically or directly?

From April 8-28 in the Frisco Art Gallery, “Dress it UP!” will highlight artwork engaging with ideas of gender, beauty, and popularity, particularly in the …

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Call for artists: Library Thoughts-3 – exhibition

Library Thoughts-3, Budapest 2013
Barabas Villa Gallery, Budapest
http://www.hungarian-multicultural-center.com/id94.html

When Johann Gutenberg invented movable type books it resulted in an explosion of art.  Now the book tradition is undergoing another change, as e-books read online are becoming more common.  What will the future hold in terms of reading, writing and the book as …

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OZmosis Call for DFW-area Artists!

Enter your fantastical, ephemeral, and journey-or-destination-inspired artworks using any media to the OZmosis exhibit March 5-30 in the Frisco Art Gallery! Pieces may directly or implicitly refer to the absorption or diffusion of themes and/or characters in the Wizard of Oz book or movies. Limited three-dimensional space available.

Deadline to enter: FEB 15, 5PM

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