Category: Art Careers

Dallas finest Artists Speaking LIVE about Successes, Failures, and MORE! August 23rd

FREE ENTRY!!! 💙💙💙💙 – In order to attend you must RSVP through Eventbrite!!

GOAL- We aim to bring the art community together so each and everyone of us can learn from our past successes, failures, and obstacles.

Dallas Finest Artists Speaking LIVE in Person!

Fri, August 23, 2019 7:00 PM – 10:00 …

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Carolyn Sortor Named Moss/Chumley Award Winner

MEADOWS MUSEUM ANNOUNCES 2018 MOSS/CHUMLEY ARTIST AWARD WINNER CAROLYN SORTOR

Dallas, TX—April 3, 2019—The Meadows Museum at SMU announces that Carolyn Sortor has won the 2018 Moss/Chumley North Texas Artist Award. The award is given annually to an outstanding North Texas artist who has exhibited professionally for at least ten years and has established a …

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Jonesy McConnell to be honored as Artist of the Year Feb. 23

RCAS congratulates past president Jonesy McConnell
Honored as Artist of the Year
by the Richardson Art Alliance
2019 Hearts for the Arts Gala
February 23 at the Eisemann Center

Artists and patrons of the arts, we invite you to join or visit the Richardson Civic Art Society, third Tuesday of the month – Sep – …

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VAGF: Art Law & Art Business Feb. 18

VAGF Monthly Meeting
Monday February 18, 7-9 PM

3rd MONDAY of each month

Frisco Fine Arts Gallery, 7227 Main Street Suite 400 Frisco, TX 75034

What Professional Artists know that Hobbyist Artists Don’t know

Ms. Goodson walks us through important Art-related legal and business issues encountered by professional artists.
The presentation will cover …

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Professional Art Practices Class

Mountain View College is offering a new course Spring 2019. 1170: Problems in Contemporary Art.  This one hour class will focus on guiding artists and art students to the next step in their pursuit of an art career. Various art professionals from the D/FW area will share their experiences, assist in photographing work, writing artist statements, …

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Art Aid Expo 2018 on Saturday, August 18

The Fort Worth Community Arts Center in conjunction with Art Tooth are proud to present the second annual Art Aid Expo 2018 for artists and arts organizations. Demonstrations and seminars in 9,000 square feet of contemporary galleries will be geared towards artists, art non-profits and other creative professionals highlighting the diverse support services available. …

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CADD Announces CADD FUND Winner 2018!

Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas Announces 2018 CADD FUND Winner JAMES TALAMBAS B.A., University of Texas at Arlington Congratulations

Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas celebrated creativity and community with CADD FUNd 2018. The evening shared six innovative ideas about potential artistic projects that needed the support of the DFW arts community.

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The Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists’ Art Business Summit, Dallas, September 7-9, 2018

The Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists (CHF) is excited to announce its Art Business Summit in Dallas-Fort Worth, an event that seeks to inspire visual artists to “Conquer the Changing Marketplace.” This weekend-long business-development workshop will give professional working artists the chance to take a deep dive into the business side of their …

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Jo Williams: Living Art Documentary Film Showing and Painting Demonstration at VAST on Feb. 7

The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) proudly invites you to see the documentary film entitled Jo Williams: Living Art followed by a watercolor painting demonstration on February 7th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center,  400 East Hickory Street, in Denton, TX.

Living Art: Jo Williams …

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HARRY GEFFERT (1934-2017) | Celebration of Life Nov. 26

  CELEBRATION OF LIFE H A R R Y  G E F F E R T

(1 9 3 4  –  2 0 1 7)

photo credit: Teresa Rafidi PLEASE GATHER WITH US TO CELEBRATE HIS LIFE SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 26TH, 2 – 4 PM   REFLECTIONS ON THE ARTIST WILL BEGIN AT 2:30 PM NASHER SCULPTURE …

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Sonia King Selected as 2017 Distinguished Artist

An announcement from the Creative Arts Center of Dallas:

CAC mosaic instructor, Sonia King has been selected as a 2017 Distinguished Artist by the James Renwick Alliance in Washington DC, a first for mosaic art. The Renwick Alliance’s Distinguished Artist Series brings notable artists from around the country to provide insight into their medium. On Sunday, …

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Compton’s New Guide to Publicizing Your Art

Dallas art photoessayist and photographer J R. Compton has recently published on his Dallas Arts Revue website:

How to Publicize Your Work by J R Compton

http://www.dallasartsrevue.com/art-crit/Here_Lately/ArtHereLately.html#pub

He advocates for the five Ws dear to journalism: Who, What, When, Why and Where. Plus avoiding artspeak and using plenty of photos. And plenty of other …

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Leonardo da Vinci, a new biography by Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson, famed author and biographer, returns to North Texas!

He’s written books about Albert Einstein, Henry Kissinger, Steve Jobs, Ben Franklin and others. 
And now, the veteran Council guest speaker has turned his attention to a genius among geniuses, Leonard Da Vinci (1452-1519), the artist, sculptor, inventor, scientist, architect, etc.

Though he was …

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2018 Nasher Prize Laureate Theaster Gates

Theaster Gates 2018 Nasher Prize Laureate The Nasher Sculpture Center proudly announces the 2018 Laureate, Theaster Gates. From the objects that he creates to the orchestrated exchange of ideas within communal space, Gates has changed what it means to be a sculptor today. About Theaster Gates Learn about Nasher Prize Upcoming Nasher Prize Programs

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Spotlight on Suzanne McNeill’s Travel Journals

A world traveler (and creator of numerous beautiful sketchbooks from her travels), Suzanne McNeill has just returned from a trip to Cuba for new artistic inspiration. She says “It was a wonderful trip … The bright colored antique cars, home stays, Havana and the Vinales Valley were all spectacular.”

CLOTH-PAPER-SCISSORS magazine did a 6-page …

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Art Aid Expo 2017 July 15

The Art Council of Fort Worth & the Fort Worth Community Arts Center are proud to present the inaugural annual Art Aid Expo 2017 for artists and arts organizations. Demonstrations and seminars in 9,000 square feet of contemporary galleries will be geared towards artists, art non-profits and other creative professionals highlighting the diverse support services …

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CADD Announces 2017 Scholarship Winner! Taylor Jenkins

AND THE WINNER IS… TAYLOR JENKINS 2017 CADD SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas is proud to present the 2017 CADD Scholarship to TAYLOR JENKINS, a dedicated young artist and graduating senior from Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Dallas, Texas. Taylor was accepted into multiple university …

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Introducing FWCAC’s new Program and Exhibition Manager

MEET OUR NEW PROGRAM AND EXHIBITION MANAGER

We are please to announce our New Program and Exhibition Manager, Jonathan Mark Levy, has joined the Arts Center team. His vast experience and knowledge should be an asset to the artists who come through our doors.  We have many new and exciting events and programs yet to come, so …

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Online Interviews with Successful Artists: STARVING ARTIST NO MORE – Free event starts Feb. 1

Local artist and entrepreneur Heidi Eisley: I’ve interviewed 12 artist from all over the world for this FREE 3-Day event starting Feb 1st!    It’s called Starving Artist No More!    These artists share their secrets on how they use art to create extra income!   Most of the artists on the series are creating …

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Dave Smith’s Award Winning Painting ‘Spirit of Lakota’

Dallas artist meets family of famed Lakota warrior that inspired his award-winning painting

SMU student, retired military veteran Dave Smith artwork honored; Eagle Elk family attends unveiling

 GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas – What began as a simple piece of artwork for Airbus Helicopters Inc. blossomed into a gratifying and unexpected opportunity for a Dallas-area artist as …

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CADD Announces 2016 Scholarship Winner! Netanel Saso

CADD Announces 2016 Scholarship Winner!
AND THE WINNER IS…

Netanel Saso 2016 CADD SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas is proud to present the 2016 CADD Scholarship to Netanel Saso (Netty), a dedicated young artist and graduating senior from Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in …

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Laurin McCracken on Marketing Your Art May 16

The Society of Watercolor Artists meets every third Monday from September through May. Next meeting Monday, May 16, 2016,  at 7pm. (6:30 critique by Jo Williams)

Location: University of North Texas Health Science Center, Bldg. 2 – Everett Hall, Fort Worth, TX 76107. Directions.  website: http://www.swawatercolor.com/

May Guest Artist… Laurin McCracken

Laurin McCracken is one of SWA’s most eminent members, known internationally …

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