Dallas Art Fair Rescheduled to October 1-4, 2020

DALLAS, TX – March 12, 2020) – In response to the World Health Organization (WHO)’s announcement that COVID-19 is now a pandemic, the Dallas Art Fair has made the decision to reschedule its 12th edition to October 1-4, 2020.

“While the decision was not made easily, the health and wellbeing of the Dallas Art Fair’s …

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Fort Worth’s Main Street Arts Festival postponed

September 3-6, 2020 in Downtown Fort Worth

Originally scheduled for April 16 – 19, 2020

COVID-19 Update: Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and CDC recommendations for preventing the virus spread, the 2020 MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival (MAIN ST.) has been postponed, with a tentative date of September 3-6, 2020. With the well-being of our community, …

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Bedford Art Fest cancelled

Originally scheduled for April 4th

The health and safety of residents and visitors is a top priority for the City of Bedford. To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the City will be keeping in line with the Hurst-Euless-Bedford School Districts closure time frame and the Tarrant County Public Health Departments closure recommendations.

Bedford Artsfest …

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FREE 24-Hour Online Art Party!!!

Texas Art & Soul is offering free access:

Want to be part of a FREE 24 hour Art Party?     
When?   March 28th – 29th 
What?   24 hours of Free Art Classes and Lessons!     
So excited to be a part of this!  Hope you will …

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Resources for Texas Art on Glasstire: a response to the current crisis

What is Glasstire?

Glasstire is the oldest online-only art magazine in the country. We are proud to have promoted the visual arts in Texas to a local, regional and national audience since 2001. Glasstire is the only publication in Texas that is producing serious art criticism on a daily basis. Our name is an homage …

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Opportunity for sharing short videos of Texas exhibits on Glasstire.com

“Seeking Submissions NOW: Share Short Videos of Your Texas Art Exhibitions on Glasstire” Seeking Submissions NOW: Share Short Videos of Your Texas Art Exhibitions on Glasstire

“Glasstire is asking commercial galleries, nonprofits and artist-run spaces across the state of Texas to send us video walk-throughs of your current exhibitions!”

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The Arts go Virtual

In response to the emergency closing of cultural institutions to prevent the spread of coronavirus, access to the arts has gone virtual. You can view the arts from the safety of your home on your personal computer, tablet or smartphone.

For a compilation of local resources, see CultureMap Dallas’s

The Dallas arts groups offering virtual access …

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Upstairs Gallery update: SPRING GALLERY NIGHT 3.28 : Stephen Rascoe

Spring Gallery Night
The Fort Worth Art Dealers Association has cancelled Spring Gallery Night for March 28. The Fort Worth Weekly is not delivering or distributing the booklets until we reschedule the event.   The Upstairs Gallery will go ahead and hang its show, “Stephen Rascoe: Collecting Texas Memories,” before 28 March and keep our regular …

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A COVID-19 Update from Samuel Lynne Galleries

3/17/2020 – Samuel Lynne Galleries – Dallas currently remains open during our regular business hours.

Monday-Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 11am – 5pm

It is important for us as individuals and as a community to be vigilant with our distancing, hygiene, the monitoring of symptoms and health status. With this, we are exercising care and due …

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O’Keefe Studio classes suspended! Would you benefit from an online critique?

The O’Keefe Studio Center will be shutting down for the next two weeks…On March 30th, we will reassess the situation and see if we have succeeded in “flattening the curve” in the spread of the coronavirus in our community. There is so much uncertainty regarding this situation and I want to put the well being …

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Eventbrite: Ways the Community is Coming Together to Show Support During COVID-19

A message from Eventbrite:

Dear Event Creator Community, 

The impacts of COVID-19 on our creator community and fellow attendees has been vast. Our thoughts are with all of you and we hope you’re safe and healthy. We are reminded of just how critical it is to support one another during these challenging times. We are …

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Briefs: More art cancellations announced

Send your visual art event notices to artnewsdfw@gmail.com to be mentioned here. Previous announcements on this website can be amended or taken down as requested by the presenter.

Please check with the venue or the host organization before attending an event.

Glasstire resources: Coronavirus Closings and Cancellations In Texas Art

More Cancellations, Closures, and News From …

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City of Dallas – City parks, libraries and cultural facilities closures

Dallas, Texas – In response to the declaration of a Local State of Disaster and to reduce the spread of COVID-19, starting Saturday, March 14, 2020, public access is closed to all City of Dallas libraries, neighborhood cultural centers and recreation centers through Friday, March 20, 2020. All City programs are suspended until further notice …

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Locally Sourced exhibition at Goldmark Cultural Center – update

UPDATE: “Locally Sourced” at the Milde Gallery in Goldmark Cultural center, is unavailable for viewing. The reception scheduled for March 22 is cancelled.

Locally Sourced displays the responses of four artists to different aspects of life in our local Dallas area. On view at the Goldmark Cultural Center, 1399 Goldmark Drive, March 5 – …

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GUNS in USA the exhibition

will open its doors 7pm Friday 20th | 27th March 2020

Artists reveal their interpretation of the usage of GUNS in USA

214 -585-8175 [please leave voice message]ethegallery8680@gmail.com
The gallery is located: @ 8680 main street suite e1 Frisco Texas 75034.

Robyn parker Feehan
Creative Director the gallery8680

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Irving Arts Center COVID-19 Facility Closure Update

3/16/20   COVID-19 Facility Updates As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop we want to update you on the current status of our facilities.

Update 3/16/20 The CDC has updated their guidance on mass gatherings. In keeping with the CDC’s most recent guidance of 3/15/20 that in-person events consisting of 50 people or more …

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Gaylord Texan call for art for 2020 Atrium Art Tour

Gaylord Texan is proud to present our 2020 Atrium Art Tour, which will showcase local and regional artists as a part of our annual SummerFest extravaganza. As many as 12 artists will be given the opportunity to display their work and their contact information in our sprawling indoor atrium between May and September, where they …

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Denton’s Thin Line Film Festival Partners with Dallas Producers To Go Virtual March 25 – 29

Denton’s Thin Line Film Festival Partners with Dallas Producers To Go Virtual

Festival Preserves Film Programming In The Midst of Social Distancing

Denton, TX – Denton’s multidisciplinary Thin Line Fest made the decision last week to cancel in-person film screenings and music performances. The festival is just one of many organizations being impacted by public …

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Reconstructed: Max Steven Grossman & James Verbicky // Exhibition & Opening Reception — rescheduled


Update: Rescheduled for October i0, 2020

Max Steven Grossman & James Verbicky


Laura Rathe Fine Art Announces a Duo Exhibition featuring Max Steven Grossman & James Verbicky 

(DALLAS, TX, February 24th, 2020) – Dallas Design District Gallery, Laura Rathe Fine Art, announces a duo exhibition‘Reconstructed’, featuring new works by Max Steven Grossman and James Verbicky.


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City of Keller Event Cancelations

In compliance with the Tarrant County Public Health recommendations for public events, the City of Keller is canceling the Opening Reception for the “Tarrant County College East Campus Art Faculty & Staff” on Thursday, March 19, 2020. The reception may be rescheduled at a later date.

The final Winter Film Series event, “La Cenerentola,” has …

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ART214 Exhibits: March through May in Dallas

UPDATE: Because of coronvirus restrictions, Dallas neighborhood cultural centers are closed as of March 14. Check with the City of Dallas for updates.

Four cultural centers of the City of Dallas Office of Arts and Culture (OAC),  Latino Cultural Center, Moody Performance Hall, Oak Cliff Cultural Center, and South Dallas Cultural Center, will present the …

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Artist Open Call for Chester Arts Fair 2020

The count down to Chester Arts Fair 2020 is underway with just 8 months to go! Over the next few months, we will be announcing the exciting plans we have in place. This year’s Fair is set to be one of the most eagerly anticipated to date than ever before, with artwork arriving from international …

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Foundry Art Centre: Final Draft call for entries

Final Draft exhibition – June 26, 2020 – August 7, 2020

Deadline to enter: May 4th, 2020

The Call for Entry: 

The Foundry Art Centre is seeking submissions for “Final Draft”, an exhibition showcasing design and illustration in fine art. Design and illustration affects and constructs our daily lives; from websites and social media, …

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Henry Finkestein opens March 21 at Valley House

Lilian Garcia-Roig’s exhibition “Cumulative Nature” has been extended through this Saturday, March 14. This exhibition of paintings is on view daily from 10:00am to 5:00pm. View the paintings online at http://www.valleyhouse.com/thumbnails.asp?mode=page&idx=240

Join us for the opening reception next Saturday, March 21, 6:00pm-8:00pm, for Henry Finkelstein’s exhibition “Recent Paintings.” He will give an Artist Talk …

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Cancellations of Art Events

The editor is starting to receive news of cancellations of art events due to the concern over the spread of the coronavirus. Announcements on this website will be amended or taken down as requested by the presenter.

Please check with the venue or the host organization before attending an event. Plans may change at any …

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Music In Motion at The Cove! March 13 & 14

THIS WEEKEND, March 13-14:  Music in Motion at The Cove

March 20-21:  The Art Club of McKinney Member Show
March 27-28:  Those That We Love:  Portraiture by Rebecca Johnson

MUSIC IN MOTION AT THE COVE – two very different evenings planned!

Friday March 13 6:30-9pm
Saturday March 14 6-9pm

Music in Motion brings artists …

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On view now at College Town Renaissance Center of Arlington: Sounds Of Greatness.

Join the artists panel discussion March 22, 2020  3pm- 6pm Collegtown Renaissance Center of Arlington 1209 W. Abrams StreetArlington Tx 76013 (817) 675-3103

16 Female Artists

Nicole Angelica, Missy Burton, Yolanda Burton, CHOKE, Jennifer Cowley, Valerie Gillespie, Tyra Goodley, Classi Jimoh, …

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Art & Hospitality Happy Hour March 28 – canceled

Join your neighbors and friends at Laura Hunt’s studio where the featured work will be her latest figurative painting. FREE to attend!

“Several themes are evident in my figurative art. Human relationships. Human emotion. Social issues. Empathy. But no matter what the painting’s theme, the telling of universal stories through archetypal figures unifies the work. …

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BEILI LIU and ARAM HAN SIFUENTES Artist Talk and Reception, March 12

Join us for a special in-gallery performance and artist talk with Beili Liu and Aram Han Sifuentes RSVP NOW FOR MARCH 12


March 12, 2020

6 – 8 PM
Doors open at 5:45 PM
Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas

Dallas …

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Now | Contemporary 2020 at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

opening reception March 19, 2020, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.


Art Room presents its annual juried exhibition Now | Contemporary 2020, which features a compelling group of artworks in a variety of media. The exhibition showcases work by Lane Banks, Clint Bargers, Ed Barr, Kimberlea Bass, …

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Afrik(HER) Exhibition – reception July 11

Afrik(HER), the second solo exhibition from Johnavich serves as an homage to the African diaspora and the connection to the motherland or mother Africa. As a follow up to Blacker the Berry exhibition featured at the African American Museum, this series is a stark contrast is style, fluidity, and size. Overall it is a continuation …

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FIGMENT Dallas Interactive Art Festival, March 14, 2020 10am-10pm

On Saturday, March 14 from 10am-10pm, the free FIGMENT Dallas interactive art festival returns to Reverchon Park, 3505 Maple Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75219. This one-day-only all-ages event features interactive and participatory art installations from 31+ emerging and established artists working in a variety of different disciplines.

This unique, interactive art experience is family friendly, all ages …

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PAINT CLUB workshop on March 17 – Winter Prairie

PAINT CLUB – Winter Prairie
Free workshop
March 17, 2020
6:15 PM
Polk Wisdom Library, 7151 Library Ln, Dallas, TX 75232

Experience the pleasure of painting with professional artist, VET and her easy step-by-step instructions. You will receive all the supplies needed to create a “ready to hang” piece of artwork. No previous skill required.  It’s FUN and it’s FREE.  Slots …

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12th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling March 14 & 15

12th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling

Will Rogers Memorial Center – Cattle 1 Bldg. and Exhibits Bldg., 3401 Burnett-Tandy Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107

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Saturday, March 14th, 10am-5pm and Sunday, March 15th, 11am-4pm

Join us for the Sweetest Spring Market Around! The 12th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling is a …

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Receptions March 15 for Mirror in Mirror: Persian Art & Alfredo Santesteban Exhibits

Exhibit dates: March 1st to March 27, 2020
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association
Reception and award ceremony on Sunday 15 March, 2-4pm

Mirror in Mirror: Persian Art Exhibit

It is a great honor for our community of artists to showcase artwork reflecting the open theme of Iranian …

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