Category: Visual Arts Organizations

Texas Artist Coalition – artist opportunities

Texas Artist Coaltion’s September newsletter is full of artist opportunities for you! It also features Gwen Meharg, a Fort Worth artist who will be taking over TAC’s Instagram page later this month! Be sure to follow TAC on Instagram @TexasArtistsCoalition! Fort Worth Art Dealers Association has extended Fall Gallery Night to Fall Gallery Week! The …

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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

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North Texas Giving Day Sept. 17 – Support your favorite arts organizations!

This year 259 organizations in the Arts, Culture & Humanities category are asking for your donations to support their programs.

You can browse the list of organizations alphabetically or do a name, keyword, or zip code search.

Although the designated day is September 17th, you can also set up donations beforehand to process automatically on …

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Kettle Art A La Carte – new online store

Kettle Art A La Carte
Kettle Art
2650 Main Street
Pickup on Saturdays or by appointment
1:00pm-5:00pm

Kettle Art A La Carte is Kettle’s new online store, offering beautiful original art, fine art prints, and small artisan-crafted pieces.

They’re super excited about a brand new feature, the Box Du Jour! It’s their version of a mystery box, filled with a fun …

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A Letter from the Friends of the Bath House

August 18, 2020

The Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center represent a community of 6,000 people who support the Arts in Dallas and the Bath House Cultural Center.  

The Bath House Cultural Center (BHCC) is being devastated by budget cuts. The Manager, Marty Van Kleeck, was compelled to take retirement and funding for …

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Garland Grants

GCAC 2020-21 Grant Program

The Garland Cultural Arts Commission, Inc. is pleased to announce the 2020-21 Grant Program for local arts groups, historic preservation organizations and other artistic entities.

Applications are now available at the Granville Arts Center Box Office, located at 300 N. Fifth Street in Downtown Garland. Applications will be available between 10 …

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TCA grant deadline reminder – Aug. 2

Performance Support Grants
  This is a friendly reminder from Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) that the next deadline for Arts Respond Performance Support applications is coming up. The deadline is Monday, August 3, 2020 by 11:59 PM CDT for online submission. Your deadline for attachments is also Monday, August 3. Please email attachments to attach@arts.texas.gov. Please …

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Dallas Arts & Culture Reopening Guidelines

DALLAS ARTS & CULTURE REOPENING GUIDELINES ESTABLISHED
51 GROUPS ADOPT COVID-19 SAFETY STANDARDS

Dallas Arts and Community Reopening Guidelines 7.16.2020Download

(DALLAS) Despite many organizations having unknown re-start dates, the Dallas arts community is preparing for a safe reopening of facilities so they can resume bringing live, in- person cultural experiences to North Texas.

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Join BCA’s Leadership Arts Alumni for Connect for the Arts – A virtual gathering of N. Texas arts organizations

Business Council for the Arts’ (BCA) Leadership Arts Alumni (LAA) are creating a series of online forums for learning about and discussion of current challenges facing the North Texas arts & culture nonprofit community. Connect for the Arts will include open dialogue between leaders of nonprofit organizations as well as present expert speakers on the most …

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News & Exhibits from the Arts Council of Fort Worth

The Arts Council has updated our website’s resource page with new additions for both individuals and organizations. These include financial resources, webinars, and mental health resources. This list will continue to be updated as new resources become available. Learn More

Would you like to serve as a grants panelist? The Arts Council is currently …

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Nature Re-Defined at Blue House Too Gallery in Allen

Blue House Too is back with new temporary hours

Come see “Nature Re-Defined” featuring artists Andrea Holmes, Brenda McKinney, Carrie Garrott, Anna Fritzel, Erika McIlnay, Gabrielle Pruitt, Heather Parsons, Jennifer Seibert, Kate Wood, and Kristina Taherzadeh. The artists are grateful to share works with you that have helped them get through this time, and hope …

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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/

For a news perspective on this TACA …

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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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