Category: Visual Arts Organizations

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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The MAC is back!

For the last couple of years, the MAC has had temporary quarters in a warehouse. On January 12th the new exhibition space opened at 1503 South Ervay St. The 2,500 sq.ft. facility is located at the corner of S. Ervay and Sullivan, next door to Ro2 Art, in the Cedars area of Dallas.

Opening exhibits: Working Groups by …

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Art House Dallas: A look back at 2018

Dear Friends,

As 2018 draws to a close, it truly is exciting to look back at a year filled with inspiring conversations, engaging partnerships, and a community of artists who have felt encouraged. In total, we hosted 75 programs and events with over 1,600 attendees and celebrated 8 beautiful years here in Dallas.

So …

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Membership Month at the MADI

Last Chance to Save! Join the MADI.

It’s Membership Month at the Geometric MADI!

Stay connected to the museum with the largest geometric art exhibitions in the United States! Become a member of The Museum of Geometric and MADI before December 31, 2018. ​

If you join before December 31st you will receive:

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Grant Deadlines, Strategic Planning & Grant Writing Webinars, TCA’s Next Budget, and More!

Note: items selected from TCA’s December 2018 newsletter — subscribe for yourself at http://www.arts.texas.gov/about-us/tca-newsletter/

Texas Commission on the Arts
http://www.arts.texas.gov

Upcoming TCA Application Deadlines: TCA has several upcoming application deadlines. As always, the TCA staff is happy to discuss your goals and eligibility to determine which programs are right for you. You may …

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Dallas Contemporary turns Forty!

This year, Dallas Contemporary turned 40 years old!

Since 1978, DC has been providing the North Texas community with FREE cutting-edge exhibitions and dynamic educational programming. We like to think that we are Forty & Fabulous. What makes us so fabulous? In 2018 alone, we increased our visitor attendance by 20%, debuted knockout, original …

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Best museums in North Texas

We all love art, don’t we? There is nothing more enjoyable for art lovers than visiting a museum, which is a great opportunity get thrown back in history while admiring the astonishing styles, colors, and contents. Museums are opened portals to centuries ago, and there is no way you can get bored when there is …

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Artists’ Showplace: Going out of Business Sale

50% OFF Everything To our Gallery Family: Artists, Instructors, Students, Friends, Members, Guests… The Artists’ Showplace wants to thank each and every person that contributed to our gallery, to make it what is truly was, nothing short of inspiring. We have been a gallery of opportunity for budding artists, a unique hub for renowned …

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Lewisville Angel Award Presentation

Angel Award Presentation

The Greater Lewisville Arts Alliance annually honors one of their
volunteers as their “Angel” for their hard work and dedication to their
organization.

The Visual Art League of Lewisville was the host for this year.

The Actors Conservatory Theatre, Sorrel McCarthy

Greater Lewisville Community Theatre, Ken Davis

Lake Cities …

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The Draft Dallas Cultural Plan – Feedback & Activation Workshops

The Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs along with the Lord Cultural Resources team including BC Workshop, HR&A Advisors, and Idyllic Interactive is pleased to present the Draft Dallas Cultural Plan.

A high point in this yearlong cultural planning effort, which included in-depth regional, national and international research, engagement across every zip code and district …

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The National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum Relocates to the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards and Exchange District

Fort Worth, TX…The National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum will open the doors of its new home located at the Cobden Building, 2029 North Main Street in the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards and Exchange District on Thursday, August 30, 2018, at 12 Noon! The museum houses pieces of memorabilia, artifacts and historical documents celebrating men …

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Let’s flamingle: Maestri Gallery officially opens in Expo Park

DALLAS DESIGN STUDIO OFFICIALLY OPENS LOCAL ART GALLERY IN EXPOSITION PARK

DALLAS, TX (August 1, 2018) –Maestri Gallery, a new and bold art gallery in Exposition Park, opened its doors to the public Monday, July 30th, 2018.

Eddie Maestri, founder of and the namesake behind Maestri Studio’s architecture and interior design firm, is the …

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New curator announced for Meadows Museum

AMANDA W. DOTSETH APPOINTED CURATOR FOR THE MEADOWS MUSEUM, SMU

 

DALLAS (SMU)—June 7, 2018— Following a six-month national and international search, the Meadows Museum, SMU has appointed Dr. Amanda W. Dotseth to the position of curator. An accomplished scholar, Dotseth conducts research that is grounded in the Spanish Middle Ages, but has addressed a …

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Learn More About the Dallas Cultural Plan Phase One Insights April 20

Join us at Meadows Conference Center or online for our next Dallas Cultural Plan Webinar! We will share findings from Phase One of the Dallas Cultural Planning process, including key findings from 6 months of community engagement and additional research from comparable cities. See the presentation in person, or watch it via Facebook Live through …

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Nasher Prize Events This Week

Nasher Prize Events

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Nasher Prize Dialogues Graduate Symposium April 5 / 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. FREE with RSVP Listen as students present on the work of 2018 Nasher Prize Laureate, Theaster Gates, followed by a keynote lecture from Matthew Jesse Jackson, a writer, curator, and critic who teaches modern and …

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Milan Gallery closing in Sundance Square March 31

Good evening Facebook friends! Seems like a rainy afternoon is an appropriate time to announce that AFTER 25 YEARS, this Saturday, March 31 will be our last day in Sundance Square. Some of you may know we have been looking to relocate to Main Street in Grapevine, but unfortunately we have not been able …

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Launch of Inspire Art Dallas! April 5

Kick off Dallas Arts Month with the exciting launch of Inspire Art Dallas!

Inspire Art Dallas is a newly formed public/private partnership that will support and expand the role of public art in the City of Dallas by working closely with the Office of Cultural Affairs, City of Dallas’ Public Art Department.

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Ellis County Art Association: New Look for the Website

ECAA has changed it’s website provider but you may use the same URL to locate it: https://elliscountyart.net/ The new look is clean and sleek but informative.

ECAA has recently relocated to a new gallery home: ART on the Square, 113 West Franklin, Waxahachie TX.

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Time is running out! Support the OCA by completing the Dallas Cultural Plan Survey

Only a few days left to provide your feedback. Take the survey at https://bcworkshop.typeform.com/to/kEsSBB

Your input in this survey will help us understand the diversity of arts and cultural activity occurring across Dallas and in your neighborhood.

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500x Gallery Accepting Applications for New Members!

500X Gallery Seeking Applications for New Members
for the 2018/2019 Season
Application Packets due April 7th, 2018

http://www.500x.org/membership-applications-1/

500x Gallery is an artist run gallery collective with a long tradition.  Having been run by artists for 40 years, 500x relies on the talent and dedication of it’s members to continue …

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Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth 2018 Advanced Exhibition Schedule

FOCUS: Nina Chanel Abney January 27 – March 18 Nina Chanel Abney’s paintings are visually frenetic, reflecting the fast-paced energy of life today. Her imagery refers to such diverse subjects as pop culture, world events, and art history in compositions with flattened, simplified forms. Abney’s works commonly incorporate snippets of text, disembodied figures and silhouettes, …

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Closing Gingko Leaf Gallery

Gingko Leaf Gallery will close soon. But Christmas shopping is going strong!

After the holidays the gallery will begin the long process of closing. Currently many artists are offering work for discounts ranging from 20-50% through December. January will be the month of closing and I will have fixtures and some art of my …

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Reception for Association of Traditional Artists Dec. 2 at Dallas Public Library

You are invited to the Dallas Public Library Art Department’s

Exhibit of The Association of Traditional Artists Art

Saturday, December 2, 2017 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Fourth floor o f the Dallas Central Library 1515 Young St Dallas, TX 75201

A Reception Honoring ATA Artists Joan Hukel, Jane Kahler, Oleta Walls, Helen Peden, …

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Giving Tuesday Nov. 28 – Donate to your favorite art organizations!

https://www.givingtuesday.org/

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.

Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.

One of …

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Botanical Artists of North Central Texas – new artist group

A new group has been formed to promote and share botanical art in the region. It is based at the

Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT) adjacent to the Fort Worth Botanical Gardens. It welcomes artists and illustrators using any and all media and styles, and all those interested in the beauty of nature. They …

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Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs Special Project Funding for Non-Profits

As part of a new Office of Cultural Affairs initiative, a funding program to support special projects for non-profit arts organizations and individual artists in any discipline has been established. Awards of $1,000 to $6,000 will be made to support projects by non-profit organizations and individual artists not currently supported in the COP and …

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Dallas Design Symposium: Redefining Space for Art – CHINATI AND MASS MOCA Nov. 5 at the Nasher

 

http://www.dallasarchitectureforum.org/symposium2017.html

5 November 2017
Sunday, 1:30 to 3:30 pm (Check-In Beginning at 1:00 pm)
Nasher Hall, Nasher Sculpture Center

 

The Dallas Architecture Forum presents the 2017 Dallas Design Symposium with speakers Jenny Moore, Director, Chinati Foundation and Joseph Thompson, Founding Director, MASS MoCA.

The Chinati Foundation and MASS MoCA are two …

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The Dallas Museum of Art’s new mission statement

Dear DMA friends and supporters,

Having just celebrated my first anniversary at the Dallas Museum of Art, I am excited about the many successes that we have achieved together, and by how much we continue to learn about the ways to best serve the community. It continues to be a great honor for me to …

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Dallas Cultural Plan Survey

What can Dallas do to keep the arts and culture vibrant in our City?
The City of Dallas, through its Office of Cultural Affairs (OCA), is embarking on a year-long process to create a cultural plan to answer that question. The Dallas Cultural Plan—our first since 2002—will analyze the city’s cultural priorities, …

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