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Winners from the Richardson Civic Art Society Membership Show

The winners of the Richardson Civic Art Society’s annual 2014 Membership Show and Sale have been announced.

The Best of Show went to Helen Bailey for “Starlight Express.”  The Ann Ramsey Award went to Jones C. McConnell, Jr. for “It Ain’t Skinny Dipping,” and the First Time Entry Award went to Gwen Revino for “Mermaid …

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33rd Annual PSSW National Juried Exhibit

Pastel Society of the Southwest

33rd Annual National Juried Exhibit

November 5 thru 28, 2014

At the Convention and Visitors Bureau of Grapevine, TX

636 S. Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051 (Tel 817/ 410-8136)

Reception and Awards, November 8th from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

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Jane Jones Beginner’s Workshop in Watercolor

Jane. E. Jones will be teaching a Beginner’s Watercolor Workshop in her studio on January 12-15, 2015 from 9:30-3:30p.m. 

ALL SUPPLIES will be included in this 4 day workshop. You will finish 4 – 11 x 14 paintings. You will also learn how to paint leaves, florals, landscapes and buildings in landscapes. You will …

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2014 9×12 Works on Paper Show

The FWCAC announces an open call for entries: 2014 9 x 12 Works on Paper Show December 5-26, 2014.  Artworks on or of paper or paper products may be any size, but MUST fit in a 9 x 12 envelope; folded, 3D or multi-part OK.  Unmatted, unframed photography, drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, mixed media, …

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Brazos Valley Art League Judged Show 2015

 

Brazos Valley Art League’s (BVAL) is a visual arts group interested in learning, experiencing, sharing, educating and meeting with others of common interest! For its history information, please visit BVAL’s history page. We have a studio for classrooms and the Wednesday Painters at the Art Center, 2275 Dartmouth Street, College Station, TX 77840. Call Art Center …

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24th Annual Oil Painters of America National Exhibition & Convention – Call for Entries

Oil Painters of America will hold its Twenty-fourth Annual National Exhibition of Representational Oil Paintings, May 1 through May 25, 2015 with Cutter & Cutter Fine Art at their Brilliance in Color Gallery located in St. Augustine, Florida.

Approximately 30 awards will be given with a total value estimated in excess of $80,000, including …

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Veterans and Their Art

The City of Keller and the Keller Public Arts Board have designated November as the month to honor veterans from all branches and eras of service, including current military personnel. Now in its third year, “Veterans and Their Art” is an art show for the veterans, by the veterans and encompasses all genres of …

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Study for Dallas Artists (Jim Shore)

Hello! The Art News DFW seems like a wonderful community for people in Dallas interested in art! We are conducting a research study in Dallas to help folk artist Jim Shore uncover new potential directions for his art. There is also a chance to win a Woodland Santa signed by Jim Shore himself if entered by Oct. …

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Artist Open Studios at Continental Gin Nov. 7 & 8

The historic Continental Gin Building will open its doors to feature 40 local artists and their creative space on November 7th and 8th. Guests will view unique work while experiencing the inspirational environment, where such beautiful creations are formed. 

The studio will be open on Friday, November 7th from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., and …

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Revolutionary Walls Nov. 8

Saturday, Nov. 8th at the Misfit Gallery, 443 W. Davis St., Dallas TX

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This event will be a multicultural art show. We Will host Ukrainian artist Sveta Batterfly and her Intense Digital Art, Kush Kushal who hails from Afghanistan and creates amazing landscapes. We will Proudly host Professor Richard Miller, Jason Weiner, Eclectic …

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Pastel Society of the Southwest 33rd Annual National Juried Exhibition

The Pastel Society of the Southwest cordially invites you to its 33rd Annual National Juried Exhibit. 

This juried show will be on display November 5-28,2014 at the Convention and Visitors Bureau of Grapevine, TX at 636 Main St., Grapevine, TX 76051.  The reception and Awards ceremony will be held on Nov. 8th from 4-6 …

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Call for Canned Goods Sculptures! Entry Fee DUE Nov 1!

Frisco Arts is hosting a canned goods sculpture exhibition to benefit Frisco Family Services’ Food Pantry.

Create a canned goods sculpture out of Thanksgiving food cans for a two-week display in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

Entry forms due by Nov 1! Email …

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Third Annual Festival of Trees in Frisco – NO Entry FEE! Call for trees, wreaths, and 2D work!

Celebrate the holiday season by creatively giving back to your community! Create a tree, wreath, or two-dimensional piece of artwork to benefit CASA of Collin County. 100% of the proceeds of the sale of any tree or wreath will go to CASA, whereas 30% of the proceeds of the sale of any two-dimensional art …

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The Art Club of McKinney Celebrates 100 Years!

 

November 8-9, 2014 (Saturday & Sunday)
Heard-Craig Hall
306 North Church Street
McKinney, TX

The Art Club of McKinney was founded by Kathryn Heard Craig on Nov. 10, 1914. She was a gifted artist whose talent was apparent by the age of 8 and was passionate about art throughout her …

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ACA- Associated Created Artist Meetings – 2014- 2015

www.acadallas.org 2014-2015 Monthly Meetings with Guest Demo Artist Location-  First United Lutheran Church- 6202 E. Mockingbird Lane, Dallas Tx, 75214 ACA  meets monthly Sept – May on the 1st Tuesday of the month, 7:00- 9:00 pm. Monthly Award Show- Bring Artwork for contest, 1st place winner is named (Artist of the Month ) and added …

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Roberta Mallard Portrait Demo for ACA Nov. 4

Roberta Mallard  will be the guest artist at the next Associated Creative Artists (ACA) meeting on November 4, 2014. She will give a portrait demonstration Techniques for More Realistic Portraits.

The demonstration will include working with the subject, how to photograph for best results, color palettes and painting techniques.

ACA meetings are held the first …

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Margaret Dyer Pastel Demo Nov. 2

Join the Pastel Society of the Southwest in welcoming nationally known pastel artist Margaret Dyer.  Margaret is a master pastelist with the Pastel Society of America and an award winning member of the American Impressionist Society.

Margaret will be presenting a pastel demo at our regular meeting on Sunday, Nov. 2 from 3-5 pm.  …

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FBCAA Hosts Student Show

The Farmers Branch Carrollton Art Association will be hosting their 2014-15 student show at the Manske Library, 13613 Webb Chapel Rd., Farmers Branch, November 1 – December 5.

Entry is for high school art students in the CFBISD. A scholarship will be offered to seniors planning on studying visual arts.

FBCAA strives to promote …

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Dear Clark’s Halloween Art Event Benefitting ALS Oct. 30

Dear Clark will host a spooky Halloween art event on October 30th from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Artwork from six unique artists will be on display and available for purchase during the event. A portion of proceeds from art and Dear Clark product sales will go back to ALS.

The event will be …

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FEATURED ARTISTS SHOW & RECEPTION Nov. 1 at Giddens

You are invited to Giddens’

November Artists Show and Reception Oct 30 – Nov 9
Tuesday – Saturday 11:00am – 6:00pm, Sunday 1:00pm – 6:00pm

Featuring: Naomi Brotherton, Melissa Lloyd & Sarah Manning 

 Reception Saturday, November 1,  6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Stars & Stripes Film Festival benefitting Sons of the Flag

Stars & Stripes Film Festival benefitting Sons of the Flag

Days and times –

November 6 – 7 pm – 11 pm

November 7 -12:30 pm -11:30 pm

November 8 – 11 a.m. – 12 a.m.

November 9 – 12 p.m. – 9 p.m.

The Stars & Stripes Film Festival, being held at Angelika Film Center from November 6th through November 9th, …

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ART7 Juried Regional Art Exhibitions deadline extended to Oct. 19

ART7 Gallery: Call for Artists

Juried Regional Group Exhibition

Deadline for Entry: October 19th, 2014

 The ART7 Crockett Community Gallery is accepting artist submissions for 2015. Located in Fort Worth’s flourishing West 7th development, this inviting new community art space is located among upscale retail shops with high pedestrian traffic on the edge of the city’s celebrated Cultural District, …

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The 3rd Annual Juried International Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art

The 3rd Annual Juried International Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art

October 25th to November 29th, 2014

Opening Reception: November 1, from 6:30 – 9:30pm

  For more information about the Texas artists involved see the exhibit flyer: Islamic Art Revival PR_Texas Artists

The Islamic Art Revival Series (IARS) in partnership with LuminArté Gallery presents an …

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2nd Santorini Biennale – Peace Mechanisms 2014 -Awards winners

The Santorini Biennale Committee is proud to announce the 2014 IBEX award recipients for the 2nd edition.

We were tremendously impressed by the quality, dynamism and originality of the projects submitted, because they addressed so many important and contentious issues examining different points of view about peace, war, conflicts & controversies and acceptance of …

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Gallery Talk by Geof Kern

A gallery talk by Geof Kern is scheduled for Saturday afternoon, October 25th, at 1pm. Geof will present a brief, informal talk with Q&A to follow. His current exhibition at PDNB Gallery will be on view through November 15, 2014.

PDNB is hosting a solo show for the highly recognized fashion …

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Midtown ARTwalk PRESENTS: MASQUERADE Oct. 18

Experience the “Magic” that is Midtown ARTwalk!FREE Admission, Entertainment, and Spirits!
Open Artist Studios and Galleries
Saturday, October 18th 6-10 pm

Special Features Include:

Masquerade
Wear a cool mask or headdress

Live music by Gary Land
GG’s Theatre Etc. and Friends

Charity benefits Holy Cross Community …

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New exhibition: FACES by Alicia Henry

Liliana Bloch Gallery is pleased to announce a new exhibition entitled FACES featuring the works of Alicia Henry.

Opening Reception: Saturday, October 18th from 6 to 8 p.m.
Exhibition dates: October 8th- November 18th

Faces explores  isolation and interaction, a common recurring idea in her work. Henry is interested in the complexities and the contradictions surrounding familial relationships as …

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Oil Painting Workshop with Vicki McMurray Nov. 2-4

NOVEMBER 2-4 OIL PAINTING WORKSHOP VICKI MCMURRY INSTRUCTOR

Vicki McMurry is the author of Mastering Color. She will be teaching a 3 day oil painting workshop in Stephenville, Texas at Venable Center in Stephenville. For more information and availability contact Vicki McMurry at vickimcmurry@gmail.com or Ashleigh@lovellscapes.com (The Venable Center at www.thevenablecenter.com. )

For more information, contact Vicki …

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Fort Worth Artists’ Studio Tour Oct. 19

FORT WORTH ARTISTS’ STUDIO TOUR
SUNDAY OCTOBER 19, 2014 1:00 – 5:00 PM
AT VARIOUS FORT WORTH LOCATIONS

FORT WORTH, TX – The first annual FORT WORTH ARTISTS’ STUDIO TOUR will take place on Sunday, October 19th, 2014 from 1:00 – 5:00 pm at various locations throughout Fort Worth. This event offers …

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Robert Moore’s acrylic painting workshop Nov. 16

Robert Moore’s acrylic painting workshop Nov. 16

Sunday ~ 12:00-4:00pm ~Nov 16 ~ go to creative arts center  ~ This fun workshop is for beginners to advanced painters as we explore ~ abstract concepts, basic acrylic principles, color theory, expressive techniques, and textural applications. We’ll look at Matisse and Picasso and their influence on Expressionism and Cubism. You …

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ArtSeen Tour Oct. 18 & 19

October 18 + 19, 2014,    Saturday &  Sunday 11:00am – 5:00pm 

Join us for our 4th Annual ArtSeen Studio Tour, October 18 + 19, 2014.  Visit artists in their studios all over Frisco:   just start at one studio, and make your way to as many as you like. The tour is family-friendly and free.  This is a fantastic …

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2014 Dallas Art Bee Contest Oct. 19 in Frisco

2014 Dallas Art Bee Contest for Children 12 and Younger | ON October 19, 2014 @ Frisco Discovery Center

Attention Parents – If your child is into art and wants to unleash their creativity, what better way than an art contest!! Register your child for the 2014 Dallas Art Bee Contest @ www.artbeechamp.com. Art …

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Zhulong Gallery Presents Systema, An International Group Exhibition

Zhulong Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of the group exhibition, Systema, on Saturday, October 25, 2014. A systema is a complex of anatomical structures functionally related; a system. The international group show will feature video, new media, sculpture and two-dimensional work by Hiba Ali (Chicago), Tega Brain (Sydney and New York), Erika …

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Cowtown Indie Bazaar call for artists

Etsy Fort Worth announces their holiday show, The Cowtown Indie Bazaar – Handmade Holidays, scheduled for December 13, 2014, 11 am to 7pm at the Roundup Inn, Amon G. Carter Jr. Exhibits Hall at Will Rogers Memorial Center, 3400 Burnett-Tandy Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107.

Cowtown Indie Bazaar will feature handmade, indie goods from …

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A New Look at the West Show & Sale Oct. 25

Pearce Museum at Navarro College offers Opening Day events for A New Look at the West that Excite, Educate, and Entertain

The Pearce Museum at Navarro College offers visitors, artists, patrons, and anyone with artistic interests a chance to explore the exciting, ever-changing world of Western Art through A New Look at the West. …

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