DESOTO ART LEAGUE http://www.desotoartleague.com January 31, 2013 Meeting, 7:00 PM Laurieann Dygowski DeSoto Presbyterian Church 212 W. Pleasant Run Rd DeSoto, Texas 75115 (1 Block west of Hampton Rd on the South Side of Pleasant Run Rd.) Laurieann Dygowski will present the program on her use and interpretation of acrylics, gesso and oil stick paints all on the …
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Texas National 2013 Art Competition
February 9, 2013 Deadline
Stephen F. Austin State University’s 19th annual competition and exhibition is open to artists in the U.S. $3,500 in cash awards, plus honorable mentions and illustrated digital catalog. All media (except video or performance) are accepted.
Exhibition dates: April 13–June 8, 2013.
Visit http://www.finearts.sfasu.edu/news/11/2012/414 Prospectus available at www.callforentry.org.
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A juried exhibition for artists in Texas
Juror to be announced soon
February 16- March 3, 2013
Opening Reception: February 16, 7-10pm
Submission Deadline: February 1
500X Gallery, Texas’ oldest artist-run space, hosts one of North Texas’ most anticipated annual juried competitions. 500XPO 2013 is open to all artists over the age of 18 living in Texas. All visual media are eligible, including drawing, painting, sculpture, installation and video (artist must supply all required electronic equipment).
500 Expositon Ave.
Dallas, Texas 75226
214.828.1111 | 500x.org
HOURS: Saturday & Sunday Noon-5pm, and Weekdays by appointm
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You are invited to apply to become one of only 200 fine art/fine craft artists who will be selected to participate in the inaugural Paw Prints Art Show at the Dallas Zoo. This juried event will take place Saturday and Sunday, May 11 and 12, 2013. This annual May event is committed to deliverying a quality experience for both artists and Zoo patrons. On average, the Dallas Zoo welcomes over 10,000 guests on May weekends and offers the perfect backdrop for art of all mediums. Visit ZAPPlication.org to open your free account and apply online to the Paw Prints Art Show.
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The Walk the Light Arts Festival will be held in Cedar Hill on March 16, 2013.
We are looking for artist who are excellent in their craft, passionate about their art, and enthusiastic about supporting their community! Residents who love their city will be able to help foster growth within their city, and be …
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Sponsored jointly by the Chisholm Trail Art Association and the Nocona Chamber of Commerce, the first annual “Cruisin’ the Chisholm Trail Juried Art Show” will be held during the Cruisin’ Nocona Festival in Nocona, April 19th & 20th. Entry deadline is April 1st. More information can be found on the website: www.cruisinnoconaart.com. Or click here to …
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PAA 2013 Members Show: “I AM”
ArtCentre of Plano
901 18th street
Plano Texas 75074
PLANO ART ASSOCIATION PO BOX 864675 PLANO TX 75086
The members show will be juried by three of Dallas’ finest artists and gallerist:
- Anna Rose Bain President of The Society of Fine Arts/national and internationally acclaimed portrait artist: artworkbyannarose.com
- Buck Mahaney distinguished sculptor of early and native American art www.SWG.com
- Mary Tomas of Mary Tomas Gallery and Studios who creates /houses lucid abstract “art you can live with” at www.MaryTomas.com
- Best of Show $500
- 1st Place $300
- 2nd Place $200
- 3rd Place $100
- Painting, acrylic, water color, oil
- Drawing, pencil, pastel, ink, pen, charcoal
- Mixed Media collage and fiber
- Photography, including digital
- Please include an explanation of your piece.
For Catalog reproduction: Jpg submissions need to be 3×4 at 300 resolution.
You are eligible and welcome to enter if you are a PAA member and dues are current at the time of entry. You may use this prospectus and join at the time of entry or use pay-pal online prior to drop off. The entry fee is $15.00. http://www.planoartassociation.com/
Work to be hung may not exceed 10lbs, 30w”X40″h. Sculptures must not project more the 6inches from wall. If you are submitting a sculpture (you must provide the pedestal). Images must be professionally framed or have finished edges.
Due to weight, only plexy glass will be acceptable coverage of art. Work must be delivered and ready to hang with D-rings, saw tooth eye screws or strong wire. Work must be fully sustainable and self supporting.****WORK CANNOT HAVE BEEN IN ANY OTHER PAA SHOW****
- **EMAIL ENTRY INFO AND PHOTOS BY TUES. FEB19th to email@example.com
- DROP OFF ARTWORK *TUES. FEB 26TH 2013 5-7:30PM
- RECEPTION: MARCH 1ST 2013 6-8PM
- *** Pickup ARTWORK ** MONDAY APRIL 1ST 2013 5-7:30PM There will be a $10 per day charge for all artwork not retrieved on heard
If you have questions contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
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PAINT HISTORIC TERRELL
March 16-31, 2013
Paint Historic Terrell is open to all artists, 18 years and older, using any fine art media. All artwork is to be created during the week of March 16-23. Blank canvas, board, and/or paper supports MUST be stamped at the Terrell …
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Enter your fantastical, ephemeral, and journey-or-destination-inspired artworks using any media to the OZmosis exhibit March 5-30 in the Frisco Art Gallery! Pieces may directly or implicitly refer to the absorption or diffusion of themes and/or characters in the Wizard of Oz book or movies. Limited three-dimensional space available.
Deadline to enter: FEB 15, 5PM
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Weekly Update – Jan 21, 2013 There are more new videos listed on the ArtNewsDFW.com website — look in the right hand column under New Art Videos. To see our Video Playlists, click here.
Check out the latest videos from the artgroupsdfw channel subscriptions:
How to Paint Icy Landscape in Chinese Painting or Sumi-e – Frozen…
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Again this year, artists from the Visual Art League of Lewisville donated children themed artwork to the pediatric ward of the Lewisville Hospital. These pieces of artwork were part of the Holiday decorated MCL Grand in Lewisville. Website: http://www.visualartleague.org/
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The Plano Art Association 125 Show is an annual event, held at The Arts Gallery in Plano, the Collin County College Arts Department gallery.
Open to all artists who live within 125 miles of Plano, TX, it is a non-thematic juried show that exhibits the best of the artistic talent in the Metroplex area in a …
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These openings are posted courtesy of Jim Mathis from his announcements list: Dallas Art Openings http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DallasArtOpenings/
For more openings, see the Art Events Calendar from Google Calendar.
And please join Dallas Art Openings on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/385600404834114/
Openings at the Art Hotel Collective and the CentralTrak! Enjoy!
“Art Talk” by Jasmyne Graybill, at the McKinney Avenue Contemporary – January 18 : …
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ARTS IN THE SQUARE – MARCH 23-24, 2013 IN FRISCO SQUARE, FRISCO,TEXAS
To apply for an artist booth visit http://www.zapplication.org. Arts in the Square is an artist-focused event. We are here to assist in every way possible. We want to make our event a pleasant experience for all. http://www.friscosquare.com/aits.
Arts in the Square 2013 – Frisco Texas
Show Dates: 3/23/13 – 3/24/13
Application Deadline: 1/14/13
REQUIREMENTS: Images: 4 (a booth shot is required)
Arts in the Square 2013 is a juried Fine Arts festival featuring over 120 of the best national and regional artists selling their original creations. The event is presented by Frisco Square Property Owners andcooperation from SoDeVis Studio Gallery -Society for the Development of the Visual Arts.
The artists compete in the following categories: 2D Mixed Media, 3D Mixed Media, Acrylics, Ceramics, Drawings, Pastels, Fiber art, Glass, Jewelry, Leather, Metalwork, Oil, Photography, Sculpture, Watercolor, and Wood.
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Zane Steadman, Texas Visual Art Association’s now former President, announced that Diana Moya was elected as the new TVAA President.In Zane’s words, “Diana has great credentials, and I think she will be great as a person of ideas to make TVAA grow. So, please welcome Diana Moya to the 2013 Board.”
On behalf of TVAA, …
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Chapter 13 of The Memoirs of Chapman Kelley is now available, click here.
A work-in-progress, Kelley’s Memoirs are also available at art historian Sam Blain’s Dallas Art History Blog. Subsequent chapters will be published in the near future.
So important was Dallas wildflower artist Chapman Kelley’s artwork, the Chicago Wildflower Works (1984 – 2004) and the U.S. court system’s consideration of it via the artists’ rights …
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Call for Submission: The Yukon Arts Center and Alaska Geographic will be selecting (3) artists to spend two weeks on the Chilkoot Trail helping hikers on the historic trail gain a different perspective while on their trek.
Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park (US National Park Service and Parks Canada) Call for Submission Deadline: Feb 1, …
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The 49th Annual Collin County Adult Art Show, sponsored by The Art Club of McKinney and funded in part by the City of McKinney through the City of McKinney Arts Commission, will take place April 5-7, 2013 at the Heard-Craig Gallery, 306 North Church Street, McKinney, Texas.
*** Call for Artists ***
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The North Texas Printmakers Guild is a resource and network of professional artists,vendor,collectors, and dealers based in the North Texas Region who strive to increase exposure for the printarts through collaborations, discourse, gallery shows, hands on educational demonstrations and guild driven exchanges.
“El Corazón” : A passionate and eclectic juried exhibition of creations inspired by the heart.
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
Curators: Junanne Peck, Lynne Hubner, Matt Bagley
Juror: Carol H. Fairlie
Ms. Fairlie is a Professor of Art at Sul Ross State University, Alpine TX, where she has been teaching watercolor, oil painting, drawing, figure drawing, and printmaking since 1996. She studied painting for four years at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, received her Bachelors of Fine Arts from Texas Woman’s University and her Master’s of Fine Arts at the School of Visual Arts / University of North Texas.
Location : Jaycee Park Center for the Arts – 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061. Gallery hours: Sun., Mon., Wed. – 1-4pm Tues & Thurs. – 10:30am-3pm
- Deadline for Submissions: January 15, 2013
- Gallery Exhibition Dates: January 27 – February 19, 2013
- Opening Reception: February 10, 2013 from 2-4 pm
- Pick up work: February 22, 2013 from 10:30am to noon.
ELIGIBILITY: Must be a member of The North Texas Printmakers Guild. Membership is free.
All entries are on a mailed CD. All entry fees are non-refundable. Cost of Entry is $35 for up to three (3) pieces. See prospectus for description of eligible artwork.
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Arlington Visual Art Association (AVAA) will hold the 37th Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibit February 8 – March 23 2013 at the Bob Duncan Center, located at 2800 South Center Street Arlington, Texas.
See the AVAA Website at www.Arlingtonvisualarts.com for the prospectus. Only original art is acceptable.
Exhibit Categories (entry purposes only)
1. Works on paper including photography
2. Works on canvas
3. 3-dimensional works: sculpture, hand/wheeled pottery, jewelry, mixed media wall hangings. * Exhibitors must be 18 years of age or older. Accepted works must be left for the duration of the exhibit.
Entry Fees: (all entry fees are non-refundable) AVAA Members $12 per entry or $30 for three. Non-members $15 per entry or $35 for three.
Approximately $2500 -$3000 in awards will be given, including gift certificates and merchandise. Prizewinning artwork from this show will be exhibited at the Arlington Museum of Art during April and May.
Juried Exhibit Calendar
- Monday, February 4, 4 to 9 pm Receiving Day: All entries must be hand delivered to the Bob Duncan Center. Fees paid by cash or check.
- Friday, February 15 7:00 – 9:00 pm Exhibit Awards and Reception
- Saturday, March 23 10 am – Noon Pick-up Art from Show except award-winning art that will go to the Arlington Museum of Art.
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exhibit3 is accepting applications from artists for its art show February 8th through May 8th, 2013. Deadline is EXTENDED. See www.exhibit3.com. Email: email@example.com Each work must be submitted by (EXTENDED) and priced from $100-800. If your artwork is selected for the exhibition, a $10 fee per piece will be charged. These fees will go towards the cost …
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Call for Art from the Texas Visual Arts Association Downtown Gallery
February 1- February 28, 2013
Love may be defined in many ways – as the strong affection and personal attachment one may feel for another person or animal; as the virtuous unselfish, and benevolent concern one may express for the good of another; …
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Art News DFW has had enormous growth since it was first established in 2006. The site has served us well, but it’s time for an update with a new style and more features.
So at nearly our 6,000th posting seven years later in January of 2013, we are switching to the WordPress platform. We will …
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National Cowgirl Museum call for Western-boot themed quilt blocks: In conjunction with our Off the Wall: Maverick Quilts exhibition (January 18 – March 31), The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame is taking block submissions to create community quilts. Deadline is March 1, 2013 http://www.cowgirl.net/pdf/BlockSubmissions.pdf
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Complete details about The Creative Figure, a 3-day workshop, March 23-25, 2013featuring techniques in drawing the figure and painting oils and acrylics lead by Juror, Jill Pankey are available here.
Our committee is busy going through past records to identify our existing TXN Signature painters. Signature status is extended to artists who have had their artwork on exhibit in five of our 27 shows to date. The TXN signature award allows signature designees the privilege of using the TXN acronym in their resumes and paintings along with a live link from TexasandNeighbors.com website. This privilege is cumulative and retroactive. All Signature designees will receive recognition at the Awards ceremony April 21, 2013.
If you know anyone who is interested in submitting artwork into this award competition, please contact me and we can send out the prospectus via mail or email. This competition with more than $8,400 in prize money is still the best kept secret in Texas!
We are proud to announce Jill Pankey as our juror for the 28th Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Competition.
Mark your calendar and sign up early for a creative workshop in drawing and painting the figure MARCH 23-25, 2013.
This workshop is a must for artists interested in building on foundational elements and enriching their lives as artists.
JILL PANKEY welcomes all levels of artist abilities, who work in oils or acrylics. Download a pdf of the complete workshop and supply list details HERE.
Workshop location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving, TX.
Early Bird SIGN-UP before FEB 1, 2013
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Austin, Texas – January 1, 2013 The Texas Biennial is pleased to announce that the 2013 Open Call for Art has begun. The Biennial is open to all artists living and working in Texas. Submissions for TX★13 will be accepted online at www.texasbiennial.org now through February 28, 2013.
The Texas Biennial was founded in 2005 to provide an exhibition opportunity open to all artists living and working in the state. This year marks the fifth edition of the Texas Biennial, making it the longest-running state biennial in the U.S. Biennial artists for 2013 will be selected by a stellar group of curators:
- Bill Arning Director, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
- René Paul Barilleaux Chief Curator/Curator of Art after 1945, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio
- Christian Gerstheimer Curator, El Paso Museum of Art
- K8 Hardy Artist, New York
- Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler Artists and Faculty, Bard College, New York and University of Texas at Austin
- Annette LawrenceArtist and Professor, University of North Texas, College of Visual Arts and Design, Denton
- David Pagel Art critic and Associate Professor, Claremont Graduate University, Los Angeles
- Bárbara Perea Independent curator, Mexico City
- Christina Rees Curator of the Galleries, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth
- Dario Robleto Artist, Houston
- Noah Simblist Associate Professor of Art, Southern Methodist University, Meadows School of the Arts, Dallas
- Jeremy Strick Director, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas
- Clint Willour Curator, Galveston Arts Center
- Virginia Rutledge Curator-at-Large
The Texas Biennial will take place September 5 – November 9, 2013 with a range of exhibitions and other programming in Austin, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and Marfa. The curated open call survey exhibition that is the central feature of the project will be presented at Blue Star Contemporary Art Center in San Antonio, with selected performances during the run of the exhibition at CentralTrak–The Artist Residency of the University of Texas at Dallas. A special commissioned Biennial artist project will be presented by Ballroom Marfa. In celebration of the Biennial’s 5th anniversary, Lawndale Art Center in Houston and Big Medium in Austin will also host exhibitions of current work by selected past Biennial artists, August 23 – September 28, 2013. Additional programming will be announced as details become available.
Information about the online application process is available at www.texasbiennial.org.
Follow the Biennial on Facebook at www.facebook.com/texasbiennial.
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