Category: Exhibits & Events

Hot Stuff!, 4th Annual at The COVE

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THIS WEEKEND
Sept. 25-27:  HOT STUFF!

UPCOMING WEEKENDS:
Oct. 2nd ONLY:  Kim Guthrie
Oct. 9-10:  Lina Rincon

Kindly wear your mask, use hand hygiene products provided, and observe social distancing from patrons not in your party.HOT STUFF!
Friday, Sept. 25, 7-9 pm  Artist Reception
Saturday, Sept. …

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Reception Sept. 27 for Southwestern Watercolor Society

Sunday, September 27 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm

The in-person reception will be held at the Blue House Too Gallery at 988 Village Green Drive in Allen, Texas, (Watters Creek Shopping Center). Masks and social distancing will be observed by attendees. At the reception, award winners selected by the judge, Steve Rogers, will be announced. …

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Virtual Tour of Acqua Alta

ACQUA ALTA New Works By Julie Lazarus

Virtually visit the 3-D tour of Acqua Alta, our current exhibition. 
Click here to enter the gallery!

You will see a 3-D, architectural model of the gallery and the exhibition rooms within. Upon entering the gallery, click on the light circles on the floor to navigate within the space using your mouse …

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Irving Arts Center Galleries reopen!

Irving Arts Center has re-opened its galleries with new exhibitions and new hours. The galleries are open for viewing Tuesday through Saturday 12 noon to 5PM.  The last reservation available each day will be 4PM. MAKE A RESERVATION New exhibitions include
Yuyi Moarales: Soñadora and
Signs, Symbols & Surfaces: Photographs by Lee Saloutos.
Continuing Exhibitions
*Night/Light …

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Second Art Fest Event at the Martin Place Oct. 17

Local artist will selling their artwork outdoors including drawings, paintings, jewelry, and more. We will practice social distancing and encourage face masks. Demonstrations will happen on site as well. http://www.themartinplace.com

Submitted by Mary Magnuson. Email: mary@themartinplace.com

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AMA presents Knox Martin: Living Legend July 18 – Oct. 11

Allow us to introduce you to the man behind the works of our upcoming exhibit, Knox Martin.

Knox Martin was born in 1923 in Barranquilla, Colombia. He is the son of the aviator, painter, and poet William Knox Martin, the first man to fly over the Andes mountains. After serving in World War …

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Crow Museum Re-Opening

We are reopening Friday, September 18!

We look forward to welcoming you back safely to the Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas. Please find our updated safety protocols to ensure a safe and welcoming visit.

Crow Museum of Asian Art, 2010 Flora St., Dallas, TX 75201

Hours of Operation

The Museum …

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Three Friends exhibit opens Oct. 2 at the Granville

“Three Friends” Art Exhibit
Oct. 2-31
Granville Arts Center, 300 N. Fifth Street, Downtown Garland

Witness amazing works in watercolor and graphite from three friends in this free exhibit at the Granville Arts Center Gallery Space!

Jeff Steed, Sharon Rogers and Jan Venuso became close friends working together as art teachers in GISD, teaching together at Naaman Forest High …

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Ro2 receptions Sept. 19 – Solo-Shows by Brian K. Jones & Alexander Paulus

OPENING SATURDAY At Ro2 ART | THE CEDARS

Brian K. Jones
…and it burns, burns, burns.

ARTIST RECEPTION
Saturday, September 19
12-5 PM
Free tickets required

ON VIEW
September 19 –
October 17, 2020

Ro2 Art | The Cedars
1501 South Ervay Street
Dallas, TX 75215

Ro2 is proud to present …and it burns, burns, burns., a solo exhibition featuring new works by artist Brian K. …

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Fall Gallery Week at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center

Julia McLain, GEO POP, Acrylic on canvas

A message from the Arts Council of Fort Worth, Fort Worth Community Arts Center and Fort Worth Public Art.

Fort Worth Art Dealers Association kicks off a full week celebrating the arts for Fall Gallery Week! To encourage smaller crowds and visitor safety, we invite you to explore …

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Artspace111 Virtual Tour Just Released: To 40 More!

The virtual tour of Artspace111’s newest show – To 40 More! – is now available! Click the link below to find yourself virtually at Artspace111 to privately experience the newest work by your favorite Artspace111 artists. To learn more about each artwork, click on the teal colored circle. This feature also allows guests to purchase …

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Vandergriff Art Festival Postponed to 2021

We have made the decision to postpone the Vandergriff Art Festival scheduled for May 1-3, 2020, till September, in light of new information on the COVID-19 (coronavirus) released by city, state, and federal officials. Update: cancelled for 2020 and moved to April 30- May 2, 2021.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the …

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VALA’s Color Outside the Lines exhibit

Visit the VALA Gallery and see the latest exhibit “Color Outside the Lines”. This show features artwork from 20 local artists showing their creative chops!

Show dates: Sept. 9th – Oct. 11, 2020. Reception: Thursday Oct. 8th, 2020 at 6-8pm.

In the Historic Cotton Mill of McKinney
610 Elm Street, McKinney TX. 75069

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Behnaz Sohrabian Online Gallery

Behnaz Sohrabian is the Grand Winner of the 2020 Irving Art Association Annual Members Awards Show as determined by a poll of the members. Part of her award was a free gallery for a year. Visit it at http://tinyurl.com/sohrabian.

Behnaz is an artist and long-time IAA member (and frequent winner) living in Oklahoma. She is …

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Raquel Gregory Solo Exhibit: All Things Beautiful (Irving)

On display in the Irving Art Association’s West Gallery through the month of September are the current (and beautiful) works of Raquel Gregory, acrylic and mixed media artist. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061

Email Address:  rgregoryartworks@yahoo.com
Raquel’s Web Site Address:  www.1-rachael-gregory.pixels.com

About the artist:

Raquel began drawing at …

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Announcing PAA Small Works Members Show – Online or InGallery

You Are Invited to View the Plano Art Association Small Works Members Show – update

The small works show is underway! We have 31 participants in the first wave and the judges picked their top selections from the categories of Paintings, Photographs, and 3–D art. Drum roll please!! 

The picks are: Painting – Linda McCarley’s “Blue Storm” Photograph …

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Artspace111 events for Fall Gallery Week

Support Small. Support Texas Art. Support Artspace111

To 40 More! Fall Gallery Night is now Fall Gallery Week! Artspace111 continues to celebrate its 40th Anniversary with a new open-ended group exhibition of select work by currently represented Artspace111 Artists, and a week long opening for Fall Gallery Week. The group exhibition, To 40 More!, honors …

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Texas Discovery Gardens: 2020 Lone Star Art Show – reception Sept. 19

The Lone Star Nature Art Competition is back! Presented by Texas Discovery Gardens at Fair Park, this competition and exhibition features the work of artists from across the great state of Texas.

We are SO excited to announce the artists that have been chosen for the annual Lone Star Art Show at Texas Discovery Gardens!! …

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September CADD Openings

Resources for artists: 
Emergency Artists’ Support League (North Texas)
Art + Artists in the Time of COVID-19:: Arts Counsel Texas Recording of Maddrey PLLC Webinar
Artist Relief (National) Financial and Information Resources  Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas (CADD) is a non-profit membership organization of galleries formed in 2007 for the purpose of promoting the advancement of contemporary art …

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Fort Worth 2020 Fall Gallery Night is now Fall Gallery Week

Gallery Night

Twice a year, the Fort Worth Art Dealers Association (FWADA) invites you to take in the visual arts and our community’s unique cultural richness during Gallery Night in Fort Worth. Most participants are open from noon to nine. Come take a stroll through participating galleries, museums, retail businesses, and area restaurants, and enjoy the …

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Julie Lazarus – Acqua Alta opens Sept. 12 at William Campbell

ACQUA ALTA New Works By Julie Lazarus

Acqua Alta features Lazarus’s large-scale oil paintings and handmade mixed-media collages mounted on wood. The intense, vibrant abstract pieces directly reference the artist’s latest travels to Venice, Italy, while also drawing on her continued interest in the unique luminosity of the atmosphere and landscape found throughout the country. …

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Collecting Texas Memories – reception Sept. 12 at the Upstairs Gallery

FWADA GALLERY WEEK

Saturday, Sept, 12, 2020

RECEPTION FOR
Collecting Texas Memories
& NEW WORKS BY
GALLERY ARTISTS

Impressions of the Hill Country, North Texas
and the Gulf Coast by late Texas Artist
Stephen Rascoe

1924 – 2008

12:30 PM – 7:00 PM

The Upstairs Gallery will also feature special discounts throughout the week!

Monday & …

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“Our Faces, Our Voices” opens Sept. 4 at Fort Worth Community Art Center

Our Faces, Our Voices, opening September 4rd at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center, features 15 local DFW artists of various mediums and styles. This exhibition seeks to highlight these people of color who are statistically under represented through out the art world in both galleries and museums. This show also brings female artist to the …

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New Photography Exhibit in Downtown Garland: Dr. Diane Lide

Enjoy “Escape” – a new art exhibit from Dr. Diane Lide – showing Aug. 4-Sept. 30 at the Granville Arts Center Gallery Space (300 N. Fifth Street, Downtown Garland).

“Escape” showcases images that will help you escape the difficulties of everyday life. Diane’s photography captures the broad beauty of nature and the close-up wonder of the world. It …

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Ro2 Art Presents: Joey Brock ‘In America’

Joey Brock In America
Opening September 26

The substance of Joey Brock’s work is oriented around self-acceptance and self-love, something that had eluded the artist for many years while coming of age as gay in a small Texas town. Seeking to offer a voice to Americans who are not often heard, Brock utilizes multiple applications including photography, …

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At the COVE: Cindy Farrell’s Series of Experiments in Multi-Media Techniques

Series
Friday, Sept. 11, 6-9pm
Saturday, Sept. 12, 6-9pm
 
Series is an exhibit of experimentation in techniques by Cindy Farrell.  New methods are showcased using acrylics, resins and mixed media in Farrell’s abstract and semi-realistic artwork.  Her jewelry lines use natural elements of stones, metal and resins.
 

402 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069
www.thecovemckinney.com
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Christine and Keith Miller exhibition Beneath the Surface: Reimagined

Wondering what to do during the upcoming Labor Day weekend? Celebrate by visiting the ArtCentre of Plano on September 7 to experience the fabulous Christine and Keith Miller exhibition Beneath the Surface: Reimagined and meet the artists. Christine will demonstrate weaving with wire throughout the day. Both children and adults will enjoy this exhibition, and …

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Maddrey PLLC :: Virtual events – copyright, legal aid & fostering community in the arts

Maddrey PLLC :: September Events – Virtual Lunch & Learn, Legal Clinic and Artist Talk Coming Soon! Copyright Part 1:

Why should you copyright your work? Learn the basics… Wed., Sept. 9th, 12-1 pm register bit.ly/SeptCULL

Get Your Legal Advice :: Reserve Your Time  Sept. 16 REGISTER Virtual Artist Talks :: Fostering Community Sept. 22 …

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Art Exhibit: Notes Toward A Re-Enchantment of the World – by Skip McKinstry

Pardieu Gallery is proud to present “Notes Toward A Re-Enchantment of the World” an Exhibit by Artist Skip McKinstry September 5th – October 9th

Skip McKinstry’s artwork is primarily based in photography and digital imagery.

Mckinstry is fascinated by shadows, reflected images, and glimpses out of the corner of the eye. For Mckinstry “what we see …

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Irving Arts Center presents the 2020 Art Connection Members Show Online

Since 2001, each summer Irving Arts Center has held a non-juried exhibition featuring art created by our Art Connection members. Artwork by students and professional and non-professional artists of all ages has hung side by side in the beautiful Main Gallery and the adjoining Courtyard Gallery. The opening reception and awards ceremony has been a …

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Urban Artist Market Goes Online: Call for October Opening

What’s up with Urban Artist Market? Unfortunately, we decided to postpone our October show due to Covid and have rescheduled to April/May 2021.   But every cloud has a silver lining. We’ve been working hard on developing a new ONLINE shopping product for the Urban Artist Market. It’s going to go live by October 1 …

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Texas Made Modern: The Art of Everett Spruce – virtual talk with Shirley Reece-Hughes Sept. 6

Everett Spruce (1908–2002), Arkansas Landscape, 1938, oil on hardboard, The Phillips Collection, Washington DC. Acquired 1942 © 2019 Alice Spruce Meriwether

The Center for the Advancement and Study of Early Texas Art (CASETA) & Texas Art Collectors Organization (TACO) invite you to join us for
Texas Made Modern:The Art of Everett Spruce
a virtual talk with
Shirley Reece-Hughes, …

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Outdoor Painters Online Gallery Sale

Navarro Council Of The Arts presents:
Outdoor Painters Society of America

Online Gallery of Works for Sale: http://www.navarrocouncilofthearts.com/purchase-art.html

The Outdoor Painters Society was formed to create opportunities and incentive for artists of like mind to come together and paint “en plein air” (Outside in the open air). This is the ASSOCIATE MEMBERS SHOW & SALE …

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Americana Art Exhibit opens August 1st – closing reception Sept. 5

August 1 – September 5

It’s happening again! ART house is hosting the 2nd annual Americana professional art exhibit and competition. Winners and select exhibitors will be showing their art at the Art House Gallery located north west of Dallas in Flower Mound, Texas. The exhibition will take place August 1st – September 5th.

Cash & …

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2020 Main St. Festival cancelled & postponed until 2021

COVID-19 Update: The board of directors of Downtown Fort Worth Initiatives, Inc., has canceled the 2020 edition of the MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival, originally scheduled to take place on April 16-19, then postponed to September. 

The cancellation is due to increasing Coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns and governmental recommendations for restricting large gatherings in order …

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