Category: Visual Arts Organizations

Join Us for TCA’s Free Professional Development Webinar: Creative Borrowing Solutions July 8

Free Professional Development Webinar SeriesPlease join us for a webinar on:Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 2:00 PM CDT Register now!  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6960227870158022415  

  Creative Borrowing Solutions
The pandemic that is raging across America has had a profound impact on arts organizations in Texas. The urgency of these times calls for different solutions to the financial problems …

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Dallas Arts COVID Impact News Release

DALLAS ARTS & CULTURE COVID-19 LOSSES TOP $33M COMMUNITY SURVEY SHOWS 649 JOBS IMPACTED

Both Numbers Expected to Climb, Cultural Ecosystem at Risk

(DALLAS) The nonprofit Dallas arts and cultural community suffered $33.65M in financial losses in the first 2 1⁄2 months of COVID-19 related closures, including layoffs or furloughs of 649 artists …

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Get to Know the Artists at The Mix

Did you know there is a growing artist community in the East Dallas neighborhood of Little Forest Hills? Located in The Mix at White Rock United Methodist Church are 13 artists creating art and teaching art classes!
The Mix is currently closed to the public due to COVID-19. Until we are back open we wanted to …

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Artist Groups in North Texas

Artist groups in the North Texas area:

• Allen Quilter’s Guild
• American Institute of Graphic Arts, Dallas Chapter (AIGA Dallas)
• Arlington Visual Arts Association (site not updated)
• Art After 5 – ceased 2019
• Art Club of McKinney
• Art Connection (IrvingArtsCenter)
• Art Educators of North Central Texas (affiliate of the …

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Meadows Museum will reopen July 7

MEADOWS MUSEUM WILL REOPEN TO THE PUBLIC ON TUESDAY, JULY 7, 2020 With new visitor- and staff-safety protocols in place, visitors will be able to view collection galleries through Summer 2020

DALLAS (SMU)—June 12, 2020—The Meadows Museum, SMU, announced today that it will reopen to the public beginning Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at reduced capacity …

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Crow Museum of Asian Art – Message from the Director and June news

NEWS AND UPDATES FROM YOUR
ASIAN ART MUSEUM MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR

June 2, 202

A Message of Thanks and Hope

Dear Friends:

First: the works of art in the Crow Collection are safe. The Beili Liu and Master Shen-Long exhibitions are safe. The Crow Museum team is safe. No objects have been damaged or stolen.

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Art House Dallas: Imagining the Future

Hello Friends,

It’s crazy to think we’re half-way through May and summer is around the corner. The start of 2020 has been a whirlwind for all of us—forcing us to look at why we do what we do and how our efforts can best serve those around us.

The Art House Dallas …

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Southwest Gallery – Open & New Arrivals

Southwest Gallery is proud to continue serving our customers during this unique time in all of our lives. We are grateful to be open for business, and to ensure the safety of everyone who visits the gallery, we have taken all the necessary precautions recommended by the CDC to minimize or eliminate the risk of …

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2020 SWS First E-Fundraiser May 16-24

You are invited to join our First E-Fundraiser

Support Southwestern Watercolor Society’s E-Fundraiser –
May 16 – May 24, 2020

Southwestern Watercolor Society’s E-Fundraiser is a terrific opportunity to support the arts and acquire a wonderful painting or art items in the SWS raffle and auction.
The Southwestern Watercolor Society traditionally …

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Creative Arts Center Artist Relief Fund

CREATIVE ARTS CENTER ESTABLISHING AN ARTIST RELIEF FUND FOR CAC TEACHING ARTISTS

CAC Launches Online Fundraiser in Which Donors Receive Original Works of Art

DALLAS -April 15, 2020 – In response to the COVID-19 crisis, the Creative Arts Center of Dallas (CAC) has launched an online fundraiser in which one-half of the funds raised will …

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SWS Online Auction and Raffle

Southwestern Watercolor Society Online Auction and Raffle May 16 – May 24 Auction and raffle items are being collected in preparation for the first ever online SWS fundraiser to be held from May 16 to May 24.

At least twenty paintings by well-known award-winning artists will be available for auction. Artworks by these artists will …

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CASETA update

A Message from CASETA
An update from Howard Taylor, Executive Director
Center for the Advancement and Study of Early Texas Art  

Click here to visit the CASETA website
Click here to view CASETA Symposium Speakers presentations 2014 – 2019 PO Box 3726 San Angelo, TX 76902 Ph 325.212.4872  Fax 325.658.6800

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Frisco Discovery Center – Your Art and Culture Community Hub

A message from Alex Diaz of the City of Frisco

Hello Arts Community!

Though the Discovery Center is closed, we are still here, and would like to serve and promote the work you do, and come up with creative ways to reach our broader community with the arts. We have some ideas! And …

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TACA Emergency Arts Relief Fund

The TACA Emergency Arts Relief Fund is a resource dedicated to provide short-term immediate relief to Dallas nonprofit arts organizations who have experienced lost revenue or increased expenses due to Coronavirus/COVID-19 precautionary measures. Eligible organizations can receive awards of up to $10,000.

For more information, go to https://taca-arts.org/emergency-arts-relief-fund/

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Craft Guild update for April

April at The Craft Guild of Dallas is upon us and quite frankly this is an April like no other.

With the closing of The Craft Guild’s building and the postponement of our classes during this COVID-19, Shelter in Place, time of our lives we continue to stay upbeat, positive and creative. We are …

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How the Arts Council can help you: Arts at a Distance

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

It’s times like these that show us how vital the arts are to our community. The Arts Council has mobilized quickly to do everything we can to provide resources for the arts community- both for …

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Business Council for the Arts update

Important Update: COVID-19 and BCA Programming COVID-19 is having an impact that few of us could have foreseen at the beginning of the year, causing paradigm shifts in commerce and culture.   Acting responsibly and in concert with government and health guidelines, we are amending our March and April calendars to reflect the following:

  All …

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A COVID-19 Update from Samuel Lynne Galleries

3/17/2020 – Samuel Lynne Galleries – Dallas currently remains open during our regular business hours.

Monday-Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 11am – 5pm

It is important for us as individuals and as a community to be vigilant with our distancing, hygiene, the monitoring of symptoms and health status. With this, we are exercising care and due …

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Top 5 Trends To Be Implemented In An Up-to-date Art Gallery

Submitted by Michael Gorman, guest writer.

Art galleries have been around for centuries, but they rarely ever changed their setups and the overall appearance. But the world has made substantial progress in the last couple of decades and a modern art gallery ( http://artgroupsdfw.com/exhibits-events/the-art-of-design-exhibit-at-art-gallery-pure/ ) has to respond to the changes.

After all, the …

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Dallas Makerspace offers art workshops

Dallas Makerspace is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, shared community workshop and laboratory. We are an organized group of local artists, engineers, makers, and thinkers who work together to provide tools and learning resources to the public.

For the visual arts, there are classes on Ceramics, Digital Media Drawing /Painting, Engraving, Fiber Arts, Glass Working, Jewelry, Leatherworking, …

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Introducing: Culture Pass Dallas!

Introducing: Culture Pass Dallas! We are excited to announce Culture Pass Dallas!

About Culture Pass Dallas

Culture Pass Dallas allows anyone with a Dallas Public Library card to sample some of the many arts and cultural events in Dallas. These free tickets are brought to you courtesy of our many Dallas arts and …

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Cedars Union Studio Application Deadline 11/30

Applications to become a Studio Artist at The Cedars Union close on November, 30th at 11:59pm! See the website to learn more about the studios and shared facilities, the membership benefits, and the application.

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The Art Collection at UT Southwestern’s William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital

The corporate art collection of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center has been growing since the institution was founded.

A recent article by Joan Davidow on the collection of 2200+ artworks added to new William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital was published on Glasstire (a Texas visual art news blog):

Art that Heals: Works …

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Encaustic Center – 10-year Anniversary and Upcoming Workshops

The Encaustic Center’s 10 year anniversary featured in IEA Magazine! AND links to many 2020 and 2021 guest artist workshops below!

In the article, I highlight many amazing guest artists who have been here to give workshops in their area of expertise. The feature starts on page 35 and I give a bit of background …

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More contemporary Spanish art is coming to the Meadows

MEADOWS MUSEUM EXPANDS ITS FOCUS ON CONTEMPORARY SPANISH ART Meadows Museum Announces New Partnership with Fundación ARCO and Upcoming Special Loan of Recent Painting by Secundino Hernández

Dallas, TX—November 6, 2019—The Meadows Museum, SMU, announced today an expansion of its contemporary art program with the establishment of a six-year partnership with Fundación ARCO, the guiding …

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Navigating Nonprofit Life Cycles Dec. 11: Texas Commission on the Arts Professional Development Webinar Series

Katherine Wagner

TCA’s next live webinar, Navigating Nonprofit Life Cycles, will be offered at 2 PM Central on December 11. While every day might seem like business-as-usual, a higher-view perspective can be beneficial for nonprofit leaders who are looking ahead. Just as individuals have life stages, so do organizations. While these are not always …

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Solving the Holiday Gift Dilemma: Get the TCA Plate that Supports the Arts

Perhaps you’re gearing up for some holiday-related gift-giving in the next few months? Perhaps some of the people you’re shopping for are hard to find gifts for? Trust us, we understand! If your loved ones live in Texas, we’ve got a win-win solution for you. Get them Texas Commission on the Arts – …

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The ART BOX: New Story of Art Book Club

What we’re about:

Story of Art by E.H. Gombrich is one of the greatest art history books ever written. Join us on a mission: Read the book cover to cover! Some parts will be amazing, some parts will be dull. The discussion will always be fun. We will be reading the 16th Edition published by …

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Visual Arts of Prosper: meeting April 22nd

“Stoic” by Erica Kalish, 2018

Introducing a new artists’ group: the Visual Arts of Prosper (VAP) — established in 2019. Meetings are held once a month at different times and locations in Prosper TX. For more information see the website: http://ericakalish.art/.Or contact President Toni Wengler at twengler@sbcglobal.net.

VISUAL ARTS OF PROSPER will meet Monday, …

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Figure Drawing with Professional Models

This group is open to artists of all skill levels who want to work from a live nude model.  This is not a class but a group of artists who respect the figure and wish to come together weekly to increase skill levels and understanding of human anatomy.

Typical sessions will start out with 10-20 …

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500x Gallery Membership Call – deadline April 1

500x Gallery Members sitting together in 1978. 500X Gallery Seeking Applications for New Members
for the 2019/2020 Season
Application Packets due April 1st, 2019 500x Gallery is an artist run gallery collective with a long tradition.  Having been run by artists for 41 years, 500x relies on the talent and dedication of it’s members to continue …

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North Texas Polymer Clay Guild

The Guild is a group of polymer clay artists and enthusiasts who meet once per month on the 2nd Sunday from September to May. We like to share information and keep up on what is going on with polymer clay in Texas and around the nation. We encourage anyone with a passion for polymer …

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Grand Opening of Living Well Dallas Art Gallery Feb. 28

On February 28th, Living Well Dallas will be celebrating the grand opening of their in-house art gallery curated by Art Gallery Pure. The event will take place from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at Living Well Dallas’ location (17000 Preston Rd, Set 400, Dallas, TX 75248). https://www.livingwelldallas.com/events/celebration-of-gratitude-grand-opening/

Artists exhibiting their work for SALE. We will now …

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Dallas Art Fair: White Noise opens March 2 at new 214 Projects space

WHITE NOISE
EMMANUEL VAN DER AUWERA Saturday, March 2, 2019, 6 – 9 PM

214 Projects 
150 Manufacturing Street, Suite 214
Dallas, TX 75207

HARLAN LEVEY PROJECTS www.hl-projects.com
info@hl-projects.com RSVP

This March, as part of an expanding outreach initiative, the Dallas Art Fair will launch 214 Projects, an exhibition and project space adjacent …

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Artists’ Showplace Going Out of Business Sale

Update: Up to 75% off ALL ARTWORK Come check out our versatile collection. Stop in TODAY for amazing deals! CLICK HERE TO SEE MORE! The Artists’ Showplace Gallery | (972) 233-1223 | www.theartistsshowplace.com www.theartistsshowplace@gmail.com

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