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FWCAC: JUNE 2015 IN THE ARTS CENTER

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June 16, 5:30 – 8pm perfectmatch

The Perfect Match: A Community Arts “Speed Dating” Event  

An exciting “speed-dating” style art exchange between North Texas artists, art patrons, professionals, and enthusiasts. Within 3-minute intervals, participants will discuss everything from art methods to passion for art in public places. Many participating artists will gift Artist Trading Cards to all speed daters, allowing participants to leave with a work of art! Find your new favorite artist. Think about how art impacts our public and private lives.  Make friends, connections, and spark long-lasting relationships in the arts community. You don’t want to miss this exciting event for Fort Worth arts! SIGN UP HERE.

In the Galleries
NEW GALLERY EXHIBITS FOR JUNEfwcacmay2015
Receptions for the Artists
Friday, June 5  6:00 – 9:00 pm 

New In the Galleries

June 5 – 29, 2015
Resolved Coalescing Continuum

Jim Woodson’s longtime contribution to and impact on the Fort Worth Art Community is honored in an introspective exhibition accompanied by work of colleagues and friends.  An artist talk, an art “speed-dating” event, and an artist’s happy hour will accompany the exhibition throughout the month.  MORE


Art of the Heart

Pamela Nelon likes to convey a feeling, a thought, a memory with her paintings.MORE
June 5 – 15, 2015

Evolutionary Rorschachs

Tom Huckabee’s work is inspired by his experiments and research on psychotropic substances. MORE  

 

Contemporary Portraits

Portraiture by Nathan Madrid and Katie Murray.  MORE

The Darkened Heart

An installation by Elaine Taylor about the darker side of the internet. MORE 


Gemini Women

6 women artists explore themes of identity, power, and desire. MORE

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A multi-phonic surround sensory experience by James Talambas. MORE

June 20 – 27, 2015

Love, Shirley Temple: Movie Costumes, Dolls and Childhood Memorabilia from Her Personal Archives
A Theriault Sponsored Special Exhibit

A selection of works from the Temple family archives; a preview for a July auction in Kansas. The Arts Center will be open 9 – 6pm every day for this event. Free and open to the public. MORE

Through June 20, 2015
Focus Gallery One: Ugly Reds 

The Ugly Reds series is about getting older, being alone and being with mates, defining ourselves, searching for relevance, and the frustration that follows. Radke chooses to use red because it jolts the viewer when used predominantly.

Focus Gallery Two: From the Back Seat, On Foot and Over Water: Patterns of
Travel
Anne Allen’s drawings explore pattern, both natural and manmade. Her work references sources that include vines, foliage, maps, skin markings, hairnets, lace and doilies. MORE 


Through June 29, 2015

TAC Featured Artist Karen Jacobi: Pattern & Portrait

An exhibit of portraits underlaid or overlaid with patterned materials. The layered images create an interrupted space evoking memory and the transience of time.  MORE 

Through July 6, 2015
ART7 Gallery 2956 Crockett Street 
I Am, You Are

An exciting look at contemporary portraits and figurative work.

 

Special Events   

June 5, 7pm

Artist Talk featuring 2013 Texas State Artist of the Year 2D Jim Woodson

Join us for an opening reception and artist talk celebrating the acquisition of Resolved Coalescing Continuum by Texas-based artist Jim Woodson.

Artist Talk at 7:00  |  Light refreshments will be served. Free and open to the public.


June 16, 5:30 – 8pm

The Perfect Match: A Community Arts “Speed Dating” Event

An exciting “speed-dating” style art exchange between North Texas artists, art patrons, professionals, and enthusiasts. Within 3-minute intervals, participants will discuss everything from art methods to passion for art in public places. FREE. SIGN UP HERE.

 

June 20 – 27, 2015, 9am – 6pm

Love, Shirley Temple: Movie Costumes, Dolls and Childhood Memorabilia from Her Personal Archives

A Theriault Sponsored Special Exhibit

A number of pieces from the private family archives are presented under the sponsorship of Theriault’s, in preparation for the Kansas City auction of over 500 lots on July 14. Entrance to the exhibit is free. Hours during this exhibit are 9am – 6pm, every day. This is the only Texas exhibition. More information about the auction is available on Theriault’s WEBSITE.

 

Yoga at ART7
Tuesday nights
6:15 – 7:15
All levels, Music & Flow. Come be inspired. Bring your mat. Led by Ashley D. Brand. 2956 Crockett St. Validated parking.

FWCAC’s ARTshop 

ARTshop, a small gift shop comprised of unique one of kind artist-made pieces in the ART Center.  Just in time for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and Graduations, come in to find original jewelry, ceramics, glass, woodwork, metalwork, wearable art, handmade prints and cards, photography and other fine art and craft works that make perfect gifts for any occasion.


Every Thursday, Fort Worth Swing Dance Syndicate hosts Dances & Classes!

Every Thursday, Fort Worth Swing Dance Syndicate hosts dances and classes!

Beginner lessons start at 8:00PM. Dance until 11:30PM to DJ’d tunes every Thursday. The cost of admission to FWSDS weekly dances is just $7.00 for non-members, or $5.00 for members/students/affiliates (with valid ID). WEBSITE

 

 

Planning a special event?

The Fort Worth Community Arts Center is the perfect place to have a wedding, meeting, conference or any other special event. Whether it’s a private or corporate event – we can accommodate with beautiful spaces, catering and stunning local art.  MORE 

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