Art Exhibit: Notes Toward A Re-Enchantment of the World – by Skip McKinstry

Pardieu Gallery is proud to present “Notes Toward A Re-Enchantment of the World” an Exhibit by Artist Skip McKinstry September 5th – October 9th

Skip McKinstry’s artwork is primarily based in photography and digital imagery.

Mckinstry is fascinated by shadows, reflected images, and glimpses out of the corner of the eye. For Mckinstry “what we see …

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Artcycle Studio – Let’s Paint Series online classes with VET

Artcycle Studio – Let’s Paint Series
Thursdays, August 13, 20, 27 & Sept 3, 2020
6-8 pm – $50

Artcycle Studio offers real-time online instructions in various art mediums with professional  artist, VET.  The Let’s Paint Series includes 4 weekly – 2hr sessions of painting instructions, special effect techniques and tool usage, as well as, a few professional tips that will enhance your painting skills. Previous experience is not required. This intimate …

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August CADD Openings

CADD EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS 08.15.20

OPENING EXHIBITION ONLINE VIEWING: WEDNESDAY, 08.12.20 GALLERY VIEWING BY APPOINTMENT: SATURDAY, 08.15.20
CONDUIT GALLERY
EXQUISITE CORPSE
93 ARTISTS PARTICIPATING IN WHICH 3 ARTISTS EACH DO ONE PART OF A 3 PART DRAWING. 41 ONE WORKS IN ALL. A FEW OF THE ARTISTS INCLUDE JAMES SULLIVAN, SUSAN K. GRANT, JUAN FONTANIVE, HEYD FONTENOT, MARGARET …

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New Photography Exhibit in Downtown Garland: Dr. Diane Lide

Enjoy “Escape” – a new art exhibit from Dr. Diane Lide – showing Aug. 4-Sept. 30 at the Granville Arts Center Gallery Space (300 N. Fifth Street, Downtown Garland).

“Escape” showcases images that will help you escape the difficulties of everyday life. Diane’s photography captures the broad beauty of nature and the close-up wonder of the world. It …

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Exhibition: Patterns in Nature | by Kyoko Bass

With the goal of providing a sense of calm and peace through her art, Kyoko Bass employs traditional Japanese inspired techniques such as Kirie (papercut art), Ukiyo-e (woodblock prints) and Sumi-e (ink wash painting). Growing up in rural Japan near mountains and ocean, Bass has always been fascinated with the natural organic forms and patterns nature creates. Through …

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Plein Vision in Miniature opens in Corsicana

The 2020 Exhibition opens July 22nd.

The Associates Show & Sale is NOW ONLINE!  Share this link on your social media pages as well as emailing it directly to your friends, family, and most of all…your collectors!

http://www.navarrocouncilofthearts.com/purchase-art.html

Associate Members Show & Sale 2020 is sponsored by the Outdoor Painters Society is hosted by Navarro …

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Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition

The Greater Denton Arts Council presents the 34th annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. Materials: Hard + Soft began in 1987 in Denton, Texas as a celebration of the evolving field of contemporary craft and the remarkable creativity and innovation of artists who push the boundaries of their chosen media …

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Ruth Francis Show & Reception Aug 6 – 15 at Giddens Gallery

You are invited
Ruth’s Reception
& Show
Giddens Gallery of Fine Art in Grapevine

“Out West”
by Ruth Francis

SHOW
Thursday Aug 6 – Saturday Aug 15, 2020
Gallery open Tuesday – Saturday
11:00am – 6:00pm

RECEPTION
Come in and meet/see Ruth
Saturday Aug 8, 2020

6:00 PM till 9:00 PM

For details & Parking

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Julie England: Landscapes@Elevation

Solo art exhibit is now on display at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center, across the street from the Amon Carter American Art Museum.

This art exhibit will be on view M – Sa., 9am-5pm, July 24 – August 29th. Feel free to see a digital preview online at https://www.julieenglandart.com/art-work/landscape-at-elevation/ 

And exhibition photos at: https://www.julieenglandart.com/blog/

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VAL presents Adventures in Wonderland and Melodies of the Soul/Circus of the Absurd

The Visual Art League of Lewisville Presents Adventures in Wonderland and Melodies of the Soul/Circus of the Absurd. For more about VAL exhibits, see visualartleague.org

The Visual Art League of Lewisville presents Adventures in Wonderland in
the North Hallway Gallery of the MCL Grand Theater from August
15-September 26.

In the Main Gallery …

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FREE Art Kits while supplies last

The videos for instruction are online on the Oak Cliff Cultural Center’s channel here:
 
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSpY25umbDxE7sUdu6p-_Cw
 
https://www.facebook.com/pg/LCCDallas/events/?ref=page_internal

View a listing of other scheduled Artcycle Club workshops and events
with artist, VET,  http://artcycletx.blogspot.com/

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2021 Embracing Our Differences International Art Exhibit Celebrating Diversity

Submission deadline: October 7, 2020
https://www.embracingourdifferences.org/submit-art-2021-exhibit

Embracing Our Differences is seeking submissions for an outdoor juried art exhibit featuring 50 billboard size images created by local, national and international artists and writers. The display reflects the artists’ interpretations of the theme “enriching lives through diversity.” The exhibit is displayed annually at Bayfront Park in downtown …

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Sept. 11 – Opening Reception for Robin Maria Pedrero Solo Exhibition

Robin Maria Pedrero Solo exhibition

Date: September 1, 2020 – October 3, 2020
OPENING RECEPTION
September 11, 2020
6:30 -8:30 PM

Wednesday – Sunday  11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Discovery Center, Frisco Art Gallery, 8004 N Dallas Parkway, Frisco, TX, 75034

masks required

RobinMariaPedrero.com

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August 15th Copic Class with Laura Griffin on Zoom

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, I plan to continue teaching on Zoom until it’s safe for us to get together in person (and have a big group hug!) 

Our next Zoom class will be held August 15th from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. CST.  This month, we’ll be making two fun card projects!  

Project #1: Combines textured Copic coloring with modern …

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Funky Finds – Applications Open for November Market – deadline Aug. 16

Applications Now Open for November Event We are now accepting vendor applications for the 11th Annual Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience to be held November 21st and 22nd at Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas. The application deadline is August 16th, 2020. You can find all the vendor information here and the link …

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Lone Star Nature Art Competition deadline Aug. 15

Calling all artists! Submissions are open for our annual Lone Star Art competition.
APPLY HERE!

Visit txdg.org/lone-star-art for details.

The Lone Star Nature Art Competition is back! Presented by Texas Discovery Gardens at Fair Park, this competition and exhibition features the work of artists from across the great state of Texas. Amateur and professional artists are …

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Irving Arts Center Annual Members Show call for art – the online version!

20th Annual Members Show Call for Entries
Registration Opens July 20! 

Irving Arts Center welcomes entries this month to its 20th annual Art Connection Members Show. This annual non-juried exhibition is open to all current Art Connection members who wish to participate. This year’s exhibition will be an online exhibition, with eligible entries judged for …

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Pastel Society of the Southwest (PSSW) 39th National Juried Exhibition call for entries

The PSSW 2020 National Juried Exhibition will be the nonprofit organization’s 39th juried show of soft pastels.   The exhibit will during the month of October at the Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau located in Grapevine, Texas.

Open to all artists in the soft pastel medium (80% content).  Eligibility requirements and how to enter can …

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Flower Mound’s Art in the Park applications due Aug. 14

Vendor Applications Now Open for Flower Mound’s First Art in the Park Festival Vendor applications are now open for the Town of Flower Mound’s first Art in the Park Festival on which will now be Saturday, Sept. 19 at Heritage Park.

In partnership with Keep Flower Mound Beautiful, the Art in the Park Festival will …

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Drawing National Juried Exhibition deadline Aug. 9th

“Drawing the Line”, National Juried Exhibition. 
***$1000 First Prize***. 
Dallas Metro Arts Contemporary studio/gallery, Plano TX.

Apply at www.callforentry.org Deadline Aug 9.

https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7914

What is drawing?  Is it traditional media and subject in pencil, chalk or charcoal?  Is an image of line made with a stylus on a tablet also line, or a  …

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IAA Classes for August + free art activities – register now

The Irving Art Association is starting up its affordable class series in a limited fashion due to the quarantine. Limit of 10 artists: registration required – no drop-ins! Click here for information & registration (open to DFW-area artists age 17+.).

Classes offer FREE instruction, but a materials fee is required. In August, the fee will be …

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Multiple Choice Exhibition at Talley Dunn

Fred Wilson, Queen of Spades Portfolio: Fool, Faro, Fantom, 2016
Set of three pigment prints on Hot Press, 32 x 24 1/2 inches each

Multiple Choice
Polly Apfelbaum, David Bates, Margarita Cabrera, Sandra Cinto, Leonardo Drew, Jean Dubuffet, Carroll Dunham, Helen Frankenthaler, Alex Katz, Ellsworth Kelly, Brice Marden, Aaron Parazette, Louise Nevelson, Richard Serra, Jennifer Steinkamp, …

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BCA Webinar Aug. 20: Arts & Health

Arts & Health
The Artist as Patient

How can the arts empower us — as artists, patients and caregivers — to navigate the challenges associated with serious health conditions, particularly movement disorders like Parkinson’s? What’s the impact of illness and recovery on the artist and their creative process? How can art help create lasting, therapeutic …

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BCA Webinar Aug. 12: Landscape Painting

Across the Board 
Landscape Painting with Dr. Robert Dye

Most people recognize Robert Dye as the highly-awarded Chief Economist of Comerica Bank. In that role, Robert has been recognized by his peers for the accuracy and vision of his economic forecasts. Yet for more than 35 years, Robert has also been a professional artist, exhibiting his …

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Suffrage Now: Women Photographers Discuss Suffrage Ahead of National Election

As the 2020 election date nears, many Americans are turned toward the complexities and implications of voting in America. The Elisabet Ney Museum in Austin, TX is opening SUFFRAGE NOW: A 19th Amendment Centennial Exhibition, on August 6th. Womxn photographers nationwide were invited via a juried open call to share photos that comment on the Centennial of the Ratification …

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Sydney Yeager Virtual Exhibition – Laura Rathe Fine Art

Sydney Yeager’s conceptual focus on fragmentation has inspired her work. The idea of an independent part colliding into a whole and then collapsing back into a singular unit has interested Yeager for years. For Yeager, this idea plays off a sense of continuity that is constantly threatened with disintegration.

Driven by sensuous color and form, the …

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New exhibitions opening at the Carter in August

BEFORE INSTAGRAM Acting Out: Cabinet Cards and the Making of Modern Photography Opens Tuesday,
August 18, 2020

Don’t miss the first-ever in-depth examination of the phenomenon that made photography modern—the cabinet card! 

Members see it first with members-only preview days Friday, August 14–Sunday, August 16.

FOR TEXAS ART LOVERS Texas Made Modern: The Art of Everett …

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Call for Artists: Once a Day Swallow a Small Sun

Third Space DFW is seeking works for the online viewing room version of its postponed art exhibition, Once a Day Swallow a Small Sun. We aim to provide a safe space for people to promote queer-friendly perspectives, art, and resources. The show will focus on reflections of the queer experience about health and well-being. This …

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VAL’s Fresh Ideas 2020 Exhibit

The Visual Art League of Lewisville Fresh Ideas 2020 exhibit can now be
visited on our virtual tour of the Gallery at the MCL Grand Theater. https://visualartleague.org/virtual-shows-1

A winners page is at https://visualartleague.org/2020-fresh-ideas-winners. The show runs through August 15th.

First Place
Barbara Oliver Hartman “ANAMOLI” Fiber

Second Place
Ariel Bowman”Les Chaises Musicales” Sculpture 

Third Place
Steve Gilbert …

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2020 SWA Members’ Online Exhibition call for entries

Our Members Exhibition will be online this year due to the Covid19 pandemic. Members will submit entries as we normally do, and our juror, Janet Rogers, will choose which paintings are accepted into the show.She will then choose among those selected paintings for awards.

​We encourage you to consider entering this show and show off your …

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VALA’s Stand By Me Exhibit

A live Art Reception for show will be determined as restrictions for gatherings are lifted.

***A virtual showcase will be created for this show and Artists will be highlighted online if restrictions prevent from a live show. Gallery remains open for visitors during the duration of the show and sales will be available …

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Americana Art Exhibit opens August 1st

August 1 – September 5

It’s happening again! ART house is hosting the 2nd annual Americana professional art exhibit and competition. Winners and select exhibitors will be showing their art at the Art House Gallery located north west of Dallas in Flower Mound, Texas. The exhibition will take place August 1st – September 5th.

Cash & …

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Contemporary Collage Workshop w/ Katherine Baronet

Students will create a piece of art worthy of being put in a frame! REGISTER (required): kbaronet@mindspring.com ** social distance and a mask required**   This will be a a special opportunity to create memorable art. A perfect workshop to share with friend or sister!   You are encouraged to bring personal items, love notes …

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Awards Winners – 2020 Irving Art Association Members Awards Online Show

We’re pleased to announce the winners of the 65th Irving Art Association Annual Members Awards Show! 48 members participated and submitted 148 works.

To view the virtual gallery, click here. Click here to view the Winners Gallery.

This year instead of a juror, IAA members voted in an online poll to select the …

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TCA grant deadline reminder – Aug. 2

Performance Support Grants
  This is a friendly reminder from Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) that the next deadline for Arts Respond Performance Support applications is coming up. The deadline is Monday, August 3, 2020 by 11:59 PM CDT for online submission. Your deadline for attachments is also Monday, August 3. Please email attachments to attach@arts.texas.gov. Please …

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