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Saturday, September 15, 2012

Monday, September 10th, 2012 - Sunday, September 16th , 2012

What's happening in art in the North Texas area (with emphasis on nonprofit visual arts groups). Find out where to go to appreciate, create, meet or learn about art!


Don't forget to check out our associated websites:

TO ADD AN EVENT, contact moderator@artgroupsdfw.com or use the Submission Form. All notices are moderated.

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Events

(Exhibit Openings & Receptions, Art Walks / Studio Tours, Festivals & Art Sales, Art Lectures & Conferences, Fundraisers and Paintouts)

Click on Art Events Calendar to see full details and links.

Monday, September 17

  • Centers of Influence: Dallas's Mexican American Barrios and Its Leaders
 opens
  • Push Pinhole Show opens
  • Vendedores Ambulantes: Prints and Drawings from Study Abroad in Mexico by Linda Lucía Santana

Tuesday, September 18

  • Thomas Meninkos: BFA, Printmaking opens
  • Tuesday Evenings at the Modern (Lectures)

Wednesday, September 19

  • PAA's Multicultural Art Exhibit reception

Friday, September 21

  • 2012 Art Uprising in West Village
  • Edith Baker Art Scholarship Award Ceremony

Saturday, September 22

  • 2012 Art Uprising in West Village
  • 2012 49th Annual Southwestern Watercolor Society Membership Exhibition reception
  • 2012 Texas Sculpture Association Juried Show opens
  • DADA Fall Gallery Walk
  • Deep Ellum Art Walk
  • INEZ VAN LAMSWEERDE & VINOODH MATADIN Pretty Much Everything opening
  • K8 Hardy opening
  • Live LGAA Benefit Auction
  • Myth & Magic: The Artwork of Gerald McDermott
 opens
  • Peace Project Show
  • Roxy Art Fest
  • "Focal Point" reception

Sunday, September 23

  • 2012 Art Uprising in West Village

Poet Laureate Project reception

Lectures are also held at several local art museums:

For more gallery openings see

Meetings and Demonstrations

Click on the Art Meetings Calendar to see details and links.

Monday, September 17

  • Dallas Handweavers & Spinners Guild
  • Sherman Art League
  • Society of Watercolor Artists

Tuesday, September 18

  • Farmers Branch-Carrollton Art Association
  • Fort Worth Quilt Guild
  • LGAA Photography Meeting
  • Mineral Wells Art Association
  • Richardson Civic Art Society

Wednesday, September 19

  • Mineola League of the Arts
  • Visual Arts League of Allen (VALA)

Thursday, September 20

  • Artists of Eastland County
  • Irving Quilt Guild
  • Visual Artists of Cedar Hill (VACH)

Saturday, September 22

  • Fort Worth Weavers Guild

For the schedule for weekly ongoing art activity groups, see Painting, Drawing & Critique Groups.

 

Classes & Workshops

Note that classes and workshops require prior registration. Click on the Art Instruction Calendar to see details and links.

Monday, September 17

  • Harold Frontz Oil Painting Workshop
  • Barbara McFarland Oil & Acrylic
  • LGAA Free Drawing Session
  • Pat Kochan Monday Watermedia Class
  • SWA Critiques
  • Barbara Hentzen classes

Tuesday, September 18

  • Harold Frontz Oil Painting Workshop
  • ARLENEZART Pottery Classes
  • Craft those Pins!
  • Drawing - Beginner
  • Midtown Artist Studios Classes
  • Oil Painting - Beginner
  • TAC Life Drawing Session
  • Teta Smith watermedia classes
  • TUESDAY MORNING FREEHAND DRAWING Vern Johnson
  • Watercolor with Bennie Wood

Wednesday, September 19

  • Harold Frontz Oil Painting Workshop
  • ARLENEZART Pottery Classes
  • FIGURE DRAWING 1 with Michael Mentler
  • LGAA Free Painting Sessions
  • Naomi Brotherton Wednesday Watercolor Class
  • WATERCOLOR WEDNESDAYS--Margie Whittington
  • WEDNESDAY EVENING ACRYLIC & OIL PAINTING WITH VERN JOHNSON
  • Thursday, September 20
  • Harold Frontz Oil Painting Workshop
  • ARLENEZART Pottery Classes
  • Midtown Artist Studios Classes

Friday, September 21

  • Harold Frontz Oil Painting Workshop
  • Encaustic workdays/workshops
  • Art Biz Lift Off Workshop
  • Calligraphy Class - The Joy of Calligraphy
  • LGAA Free Experimental Art Group
  • Watercolor with Bennie Wood

Saturday, September 22

  • Harold Frontz Oil Painting Workshop
  • Encaustic workdays/workshops
  • Art Biz Lift Off Workshop
  • Carl Rohrs: Extensive Pen Techniques
  • DADA Panels: "How Do I Get In and Do I Want To?"
  • Junanne Peck Encaustic / Monotypes Workshops
  • Painting Flowers and Landscapes in Watercolor
  • 9:00pm
  • Angel Quilt workshop

Sunday, September 23

  • Harold Frontz Oil Painting Workshop
  • Encaustic workdays/workshops
  • Carl Rohrs: Extensive Pen Techniques

See also these listings:

For painting groups see: Painting, Drawing & Critique Groups

 


Deadlines 

Wednesday, September 19

  • PSSW 2012 National Juried Show

Friday, September 21

  • Community Art Showcase
  • ARLINGTON DOWNTOWN ARTS FESTIVAL

Saturday, September 22

  • Community Art Showcase

Sunday, September 23

  • Community Art Showcase
  • NEW CROP: 500X College Expo

Monday, September 24

  • IN GOD'S PRESENCE exhibit

Sunday, September 30

  • Rockwall Art League 2012 Fine Arts Show
  • VAGF 2012 Fall Member Show: art'em
  • Rockwall Art League 2012 FALL ART SHOW

Monday, October 1

  • DHSG Biannual Juried Show - Continuous Threads

Wednesday, October 3

  • Bishop Arts Saturday Market

Saturday, October 6

  • 2012 Richardson Civic Art Society Membership Show

Monday, October 8

  • Citation 2012 Exhibit

Tuesday, October 9

  • Trinity Arts Guild 2012 Members Only Show

Wednesday, October 10

  • 2012 Columbus Folk Fest Art Contest

Thursday, October 18

  • Rockwall Art League 2012 FALL ART SHOW

Saturday, October 20

  • Morir es un Arte: The Art of Death



TO ADD AN EVENT, contact moderator@artgroupsdfw.com or use the Submission Form. All notices are moderated.

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