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Revolutionary Walls Art Show

In a world torn apart by wars, we wish to unite the factions through art. We will feature artists from Asia, Africa, Europe as well as North and South America

Just in time for the holidays, J.C. Phrey presents Revolutionary Walls. This show will feature live music, complementary wine and hors d’oeuvres as well …

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3-Day Multi-media Landscape Painting Workshop

Jan Patton Workshop: 3-Day Multi-Media Landscape Painting Workshop

October 17th,18th,19th, 10 – 1pm

Texas Artists Coalition presents a 3 day landscape multi-media landscape workshop with Colorado artist Jan Patton. http://www.janpatton.com/

This class will use papers, gels, paste, and acrylics, and water-based oils to create landscapes.  You will do a finished work on canvas in …

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FBCAA Meeting / Workshop Oct. 21

FBCAA Meeting/Workshop

The Farmer’s Branch Carrollton Art Association will be having their monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 21 in the Craft Room of the Farmer’s Branch Senior Center, 14055 Dennis Lane, near Valwood. The meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. and concludes around noon. Guests and potential new members are welcome.   Membership is $30 …

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Wine and Paint Parties

Wine and Paint Parties offers 3 hour painting parties where guests are guided by a local artist step-by-step as they each paint their very own masterpiece.

Check the painting party calendar for available events: http://wineandpaintparties.com/calendar.html

Wine and Paint Parties also offers private painting parties for birthdays, bachelorette parties, corporate team-building and more.

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Yellow Challenge entry, Darla Bostick

Lemons
Darla Bostick

When I think of yellow it takes me directly to lemonade and all the times we as children had a lemonade stand in front of the house on the sidewalk. Even today, I can’t pass up a lemonade stand.

DarlaBostick.com
Vote for this Yellow Challenge …

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Jan Ayers Friedman at Rachel Nash and Lawndale At Center

Jan Ayers Friedman at Rachel Nash Gallery and Lawndale Art Center

Jan Ayers Friedman’s Best In Show sculpture, ‘Mask’, continues in conjunction with the TSA juried show at Rachel Nash Gallery in Deep Ellum through August. In Houston,  juror James Surls and the Lawndale Art Center will host the TSG member show through September.

For more information, …

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Call to Artists: Art in the Metroplex – deadline Aug. 25

CALL TO ARTISTS

Art in the Metroplex Juried Exhibition

Deadline: August 25, 2014

Art in the Metroplex is back!  After a brief hiatus, TCU has handed over the reins of the Art in the Metroplex exhibit to the Fort Worth Community Arts Center, so this decades-long tradition of a multi-county show will continue on.

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Timeless Images: Ruben Miranda at the Palace Arts Center

300 S. Main St., Grapvine TX
817-410-3100

In the heart of Historic Downtown Grapevine, you’ll find the beautifully restored art deco-style Palace Arts Center, home to the Palace Theatre and the Lancaster Theatre.

On view currently is an exhibit by Ruben Miranda from August 1 through Sept. 30, 2014.

Artist Statement:: (from his website http://ruben-miranda.com)

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Fun Photography Instruction

Join North Texas Photo Excursions for “Rhythm and Wine” on Thursday, August 14th at 6:00 pm at Delaney Vineyards in Grapevine, TX. There will be live music, appetizers, and a glass of Delaney wine. Relax in their Grand Barrel Room or enjoy sweeping views of the vineyards with a cool breeze, great music, and even …

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Modified…the exhibit reception Aug. 16

Modified…the exhibit that changes everything! Featuring artwork which was inspired and created from items that have been altered in some way.

Join us for a reception on Saturday, August 16 from 6-10pm. Reception takes place during the ‘Artstock’ art walk at Dallas Midtown, a celebration of peace, love and art, honoring the anniversary of …

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SCIENCE INSPIRES ART: THE COSMOS

International Open Call for Entries…
SCIENCE INSPIRES ART: THE COSMOS
15th annual, art-science, juried competition exhibition
to be held at the New York Hall of Science
August 31, 2013 – March 2, 2014
Organized by Art & Science Collaborations, Inc.(ASCI)

This year we are seeking stunning images of original …

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“Taste + See” Call for Art in the Frisco Art Gallery! Deadline 6/14

How does art engage the five senses?

Demonstrate your interpretation of this power!

Create and submit two and three-dimensional pieces by 5PM, June 14 for the “Taste + See” show coming to the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, July 3-28, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

Send your labeled JPEGs …

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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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