Fort Worth Community Arts Center, 1300 Gendy Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107
Hours: M-SAT 9AM – 5PM


In the Galleries
Receptions for the Artists
Friday, August 5, 2016
6 – 9pm
New In the Galleries:
August 5-August 29, 2016
11th Annual TAC Juried Membership Exhibit
Members of the Texas Artists Coalition exhibit a wide variety of styles, media and subject in this show, juried by Clint Willour. MORE
Gold Rush

Acrylic and mixed media collection by Christopher Thames and Glenn Snyder. MORE

…not what it used to be

Artist Elise Techentine gives new purpose to discarded, time-worn relics. MORE

Anem a Sobreviure 
Ollie Gee creates art out of a desire to reconnect with the quieter, hidden aspects of the rest of the population.. MORE
Through August 27, 2016
 Focus Gallery One: Joe Morzuch – Paintings and Drawings    
Works exploring focused vision, representation, and the act of painting. MORE
Focus Gallery Two: The Perpetual Motion Machine

A collection of 3D works by Candace Hicks exploring meaning in coincidence.MORE

A Fort Worth Art Dealers Association exhibit featuring works from member galleries. MORE
Through September 29, 2016

TAC Featured Artist: Heather Pregger – Material Construction
Abstract quilts experimenting with geometric and free form composition. MORE

Artists explore dreams and imaginings

Through August 27, 2016

ART7 Gallery 820 Currie Street NEW LOCATION


Artist Opportunities

Strategies for Social Media for Artists
with Matthew Miller and Ruth Meharg
Saturday, August 6: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Develop a strategy for selling and promoting your artwork online through social media. Matthew Miller and Ruth Meharg will lead this workshop on developing a strategy to present yourself and how to approach selling your artwork on Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, and Tumblr. At the end of the 2-hour session, you will have a concrete plan of action. A printout of instructions is included, as well as a Skype or email follow-up. This is not a how-to on these platforms. $25 TAC members/$30 Non-TAC members. Sign up ONLINE
Life Drawing Sessions
Carol Ivey, instructor 
Saturday, August 6 & 13
Continuation of five-class series aimed at the beginning and intermediate level. Emphasis on developing and engaging visual perception to see the human form in terms of unique configuration. Participants learn and practice exercises in gesture, contour, shape, proportion, value, and expression. Some structure and anatomy presented. Poses vary in length from the quick study to the more finished drawing. All work done from live unclothed model. $190 for 5 sessions. Contact Carol Ivey at 817.774.6048 or EMAIL.
Carol Ivey Studio Painting Classes @ART7; 820 Currie Street 76107 
Friday mornings: 9:30am – 12:30pm
An on-going Friday morning painting class, open to all levels and all approaches with students receiving individualized instruction. Tuition: $140, Or $120 for TAC members
To register contact: Carol Ivey 817-774-6048
The Texas Artists Coalition is a membership program designed to offer benefits for artists in the North Texas community. The mission of the TAC is to support the career development of artists, whether they are emerging or established, amateur or professional. Programs of the TAC are supported by the Arts Council of Fort Worth, the Fort Worth Community Arts Center and a grant from the Texas Commission on the Arts.
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