Call for Entries – 19th Annual El Corazón exhibition

Entries Deadline: Received by 5 PM, Saturday, January 5, 2013

Jose Vargas and the Bath House Cultural Center invite visual artists to submit entries for the 19th Annual El Corazón art exhibition.

Since 1993, Jose Vargas has organized the El Corazón art exhibition in Dallas. This popular exhibition, which has become a beloved annual tradition at the Bath House, gives artists an opportunity to create various artistic interpretations of the human heart. This passionate and eclectic exhibition features diverse works of art inspired by the heart (El Corazón), an important symbol in Mexican and Latin American art, and a significant theme in western culture.

To download an exhibition prospectus, please visit the Bath House Cultural Center’s NEWS CENTER at (or go to and click on the menu item called News Center). The document is dated 10/27/2012.

We look forward to receiving your entries.

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  • Deadline for submission of CDs with entries: RECEIVED by 5 PM, Saturday, January 5, 2013
  • Selection notification: The list of selected artists will be posted on the Bath House Cultural Center’s online News Center at under the title “2013 El Corazon – Selected Artists” after 6 PM on Tuesday, January 8, 2013. Artists are solely responsible for reviewing this list. No other notification will be sent out. The decision of the exhibition curator is final and undisputable.
  • Delivery of accepted artwork: Sunday, January 27, 2013 (1-3 PM) 
  • Exhibition Dates: February 2-March 2, 2013 
  • Reception with the artists: Saturday, February 2, 2013 – (7-9 PM) 
  • Artwork pickup: Sunday, March 3, 2013 (11 AM-1 PM)

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