Dallas Art Fair April 13 – 15

April 13 – 15, 2018


Friday, April 13, 2018 at 11:00 AM – Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 6:00 PM (CDT) Dallas, TX

Located at the Fashion Industry Gallery – adjacent to the Dallas Museum of Art in the revitalized downtown arts district – the 2018 Dallas Art Fair will feature …

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Ro2 Art Downtown Pop-Up presents SIDESHOW | April 12-15, 2018

Expect the Unexpected: sights, sounds,
and art you’ll want to live with

Ro2 Art SIDESHOW April 12-15, 2018 Allison Belliveau-Proulx, Gillian Bradshaw-Smith, Mark Burt, Angel Cabrales, Chuck & George, Charles Clary, Ray-Mel Cornelius, Catherine Cornelius, Camilla Cowan, Ken Craft, Georganne Deen, Chance Dunlap, Cuyler Etheredge, Gary Farrelly, Nancy Ferro, Cheryl Finfrock, Adam …

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The Artist’s Way Workshops

Workshop Saturday, April 21st $35 In this introductory workshop based on Julia Cameron’s groundbreaking book The Artist’s Way, we will explore tools to help unblock your creative energy and overcome limiting beliefs. Open to anyone who wants to nurture and unleash their creativity! Register at https://www.elementalyogatherapy.com Location: 714 W. Magnolia in Fort Worth


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Making of Festivity Masks – THIS Saturday 4/14 plus FREE Art Talk with Felipe Huerta

Workshop: Making of Festivity Masks

  • Date: April 14, 2018
  • Time: 2:00pm
  • Price: $45
  • Event Type: Arts & Crafts Workshop

Let your creativity unleash at Mercado369’s “Making of” Workshop series, where internationally renowned artisan Felipe Horta will guide you through painting a wood mask to its own …

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At 500x this weekend: Kalee Appleton, Lynné Bowman Cravens, Ross Faircloth, Tabatha Trolli

500x Gallery

500 Exposition Ave

Dallas, Tx 75275 http://www.500x.org



April 14 – May 6
Reception – Saturday, April 14th, 7pm-10 pm Verisimilitudiness
by Kalee Appleton
Downstairs / Front Gallery

Verisimilitudiness is the quality of having the appearance of being true or real. It’s not a real word, but …

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Out of Focus Artist Feature: Jesse Sierra Hernandez

Featured Artist: Jesse Sierra Hernandez Out of Focus is on display until May 5, 2018


Above: Jesse Sierra Hernandez on March 20, readying his works on display just in time for 2018’s Spring Gallery Night, March 24. Photography: Rodger Mallison rmallison@star-telegram.com

Fort Worth, TX—Jesse Sierra Hernandez is an accomplished Fort Worth artist whose work ranges from …

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2018 Celebrating Irving: A View from My Window – Reception & Geocaching Kickoff April 15

In conjunction with the Irving Heritage Society‘s Celebrating Irving event, Irving Art Association is again hosting exhibits at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts and the West Irving Library. The title of this year’s exhibit is “A View from My Window”.

For this exhibit we encouraged the community to create artwork depicting scenes or activities from this region …

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Preview the Dallas Art Fair on ARTSY

The Dallas Art Fair will be on view April 12 – 15 at the Fashion Industry Gallery, but art from the show is already on preview through ARTSY.

For an enticing glimpse of this year’s masterworks go to https://www.artsy.net/dallas-art-fair-2018

Browse or search the site by gallery, artist, medium etc.

You may also download the …

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2018 International Folk Art Market in Arlington June 14-16

The world’s largest International Folk Art Market returns to Arlington on June 14-16 for its second year, bringing with it global folk art from 30 different countries, international cuisine, live entertainment, family-friendly activities, VIP events, and more. The three-day event will be held at The Green at College Park on the University of Texas at Arlington campus.

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Escape to France Painting Retreat!

Join award winning artist, Chris Brandley, for 10 glorious days of painting, exploring, and immersing yourself into the beautiful French Countryside of the Dordogne Valley. Chris will show you how to use artistic license to paint from the heart by infusing clean, bold color, loose brush strokes and beautiful lighting into your paintings. She will …

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At the Modern – The NY Cat & Dog Film Festivals 2018

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Hosts the NY Cat Film Festival™ and the NY Dog  Film Festival™ May 26 and June 2, 2018 Tickets for each program are $10, $8 for Modern members. Purchase tickets online at www.themodern.org/films/ or in person at the Modern’s admission desk during operating hours. Films are shown in the Modern’s auditorium. …

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Samuel Lynne Galleries Presents Brandon Boyd: OptiMystic

Samuel Lynne Galleries is pleased to announce the opening reception for Brandon Boyd’s exhibition OptiMystic on Saturday, May 12th, from 5-8pm. The artist will be in attendance at the opening reception, and the exhibition will be on view through June 2, 2018.

A Los Angeles, CA native, Boyd is famously recognized as the vocalist …

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Plano Art Association April programs on Chinese Art

Members’ Meetings: Tuesday, April 24, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Our April Members Meeting will be combined with the “Eastern Impressions” event at Willow Bend. It will include a brief business meeting where our nominating committee will present a slate of officers for election at our Annual Meeting in May. An exciting program on …

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Texas Visual Arts Association: “Signs of the Unseen” call for art – deadline April 20

“Signs of the Unseen” TVAA Gallery Art Exhibition for May 2018

Signs of the Unseen: Illuminating the Divine Every Day Life.  Art has the ability to transform the mundane of everyday life into a greater awareness of the beauty of life and connection to something both within and beyond ourselves.  Whether it be seen …

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Through the Lens: Dallas Arts District Photography Competition

Through the Lens: Dallas Arts District
Juried Photography Competition


Through the Lens: Dallas Arts District is a collaboration between the Dallas Arts District (DAD), HALL Group, corporate sponsors and participating local photographers to raise funds for one of the most important parts of the Dallas Arts District – the Foundation’s granting arm …

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The Janette Kennedy Gallery Presents #melaninpoppin; reception April 13

The Janette Kennedy Gallery Presents #melaninpoppin

Featuring emerging black woman artists, exploring all things #blackgirlmagic, self-love,

vitality and self-care


WHAT:                WoCa Projects and Kinked Mirror come together to present #melaninpoppin at The Janette Kennedy Gallery at South Side on Lamar. …

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Lake-a-Palooza! Music Festival at the Bath House Cultural Center

When: Saturday, April 28, 1-8pm

Where: Bath House Cultural Center on White Rock Lake 521 E. Lawther Dr., Dallas, TX 75218
Admission: FREE! http://bathhouse.dallasculture.org/

Who: Music lovers, families, lovers of the lake and its natural beauty

Why: The Bath House Cultural Center has long stood for arts in East Dallas. Along with its support …

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2018 ArtSpaceIII Annual Regional Juried Exhibition call for entries

Artspace111: 5th Annual Regional Juried Exhibition


Artspace111 is pleased to announce an open call for submissions for the 5th Annual Artspace111 Regional Juried Exhibition, juried by Christina Rees, the Editor-in-Chief of Glasstire. The competition includes eligibility for 2D and 3D artwork. The exhibition will be open June 22nd through July 28th with an opening reception on …

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Free Basic Classes on Recycled Bottle Flowers (Irving)

The Irving Art Association
offers free basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium.

The Free Basics Classes follow a progressive sequence where you will learn basic skills via instructor demo/lecture — exercise —-practice. The series is designed for beginners to a particular art medium. Expect traditional as well …

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April 21st Copic Cherry Blossoms Class with Laura Griffin in Irving

Registration is now open for the April 21st Copic Club class (to be held from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Jaycee Arts Center, 1975 Puritan in Irving, TX). Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

I absolutely love this time of year when the trees begin to burst into flowers and the world turns …

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Artist’s Reception with Steven Lavaggi: Intuitives & Insights April 12

Artist Reception with Steven Lavaggi Thursday, April 12th | Carpenter Lobby, Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd, Irving TX Reception will be held in Carpenter Lobby from 6 pm – 8 pm. 

Remarks at 6:30 pm.

Please join us for wine, light snacks, and live music.  The exhibition, Intuitives & Insights: Steven Lavaggi, is currently …

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Walt Davis watercolor demo for SWS April 10

Please join us for our Southwestern Watercolor Society Monthly Meeting on Tuesday, April 10th    7:00-9:00 PM Lovers Lane Methodist Church
Ashbury Hall
9200 Inwood Road, Dallas, Texas (northeast corner of Northwest Highway and Inwood Road.)


We are pleased to present one of our own, Walt Davis as our Demo Artist …

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Conception Arts Dallas Show April 12th

Join us for CONCEPTION ARTS Dallas show on April 12th.This pop up event will feature 30 local artists (selected from over 250 applicants).

 The show will be from 5 PM – 9 PM at the Community Beer Company, (1530 Inspiration Drive).

Admission price is $20 for event access which features local artists and …

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April CADD news for you! Openings and Events

April Openings & Other Events Visit our Website April 7 – Openings & Events Carneal Simmons Contemporary Invasive Species: Ceramist Jen Rose Opening reception: April 7, 5:00 – 8:30pm On view through: May 5, 2018 Conduit Gallery life itself: Annabel Daou Opening reception: April 7, 6:00 – 8:00pm On view through: May 12, 2018 …

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A Night of Artists and Chefs April 18

Be a part of a new TV pilot that celebrates the art and food of Fort Worth. A work-of-art dining room and special menu will be created to highlight the unique art and cuisine of Fort Worth. Vote on your favorite art and food. A camera crew will be asking guests for impressions and …

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Fort Worth Community Arts Center Receptions April 6

April 2018 at FWCAC Receptions: April 6, 2018 from 6pm – 9pm http://www.fwcac.com/?exhibitions

3rd Saturday Artists: Uncategorized
Friday April 6, 2018 –
Saturday April 28, 2018

Art in the Metroplex; Runners Up Show at ART7
Saturday April 7, 2018 –
Sunday April 29, 2018
Reception: April 7, 2018; 6 …

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The Kingdom Come art show / sale call for artists

William McCourtie (on Facebook) in connection with the Central Christian Church (3221 Hamilton) is sponsoring “Thy Kingdom Come” art show/ sale in the Fellowship hall of the church on April 27-28th. Address is 3221 Hamilton Ave. Ft. Worth, Tx 76106-1849. Time is 10-5 pm. Deadline for entering is April 21 at the Fellowship Hall (same …

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ART214 opens April 12 at the LCC

April 12 – May 25, 2018
Opening Reception: April 12, 2018, 6pm to 8 pm


The City of Dallas’ Office of Cultural Affairs (OCA) announces the inaugural joint exhibition, ART214, at the OCA’s four cultural centers: Bath House Cultural Center, Latino Cultural Center, Oak Cliff Cultural Center and the South …

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Join now to attend the Dallas Contemporary’s MEMBERS ONLY OPENING CELEBRATION on April 11


Join now


7.00 PM – 10.00 PM



More info at dallascontemporary.org

or +214 821 2522

161 Glass …

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Hot Wax Cool Art Workshop April 14 with Junanne Peck – update Cancelled

Hot Wax Cool Art

Introduction to Encaustics and Encaustic Monotypes

Saturday April14, 2018 10-4pm with lunch break

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts

1975 Puritan Dr., Irving, TX75061

Fee: $80.00  + $10.00 supply fee

Limited to 6 participants

Call: 214-336-8526 email: junannepeck@mac.com  to register

This introductory workshop in encaustic painting will teach …

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Paint the Town – Free Workshops on April 7


Double Feature

Saturday, April 7, 2018


10:15a @ Lochwood Library, 11221 Lochwood Blvd. Dallas 75218

2:00p @ Deaf Action Center, 3110 Cedar Plaza Lane, Dallas 75235

Double the joy of painting these Dallas icons with professional artist, VET.  “Dallas Trinity River” at 10:15a and “Pegasus Pride” at 2:00p.  These are the third and fourth workshops in a …

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April 2018 | At the Creative Arts Center + In the Community

April 2018 | At the Center + In the Community


From Nine to Ninety: A Retrospective of the Sculpture of Robert Pollock On view April 2 through June 17, Creative Arts Center of Dallas presents an exhibition of 19 contemporary sculptures from sculptor Rob Pollock, a long-time student at CAC, who studied …

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The Sound of Color call for entries from Dutch Art Gallery

“The Sound of Color” is now officially taking entries through our website. See our Call for Entry to view all show requirements: http://dutchartgallery.net/news/the-sound-of-color-call-for-entry-deadline-april-21-midnight-cst/

Juried Show Call for Entry.
Sound and language combined can move our souls. Music has the power to lift us to the heights of joy …

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Kristi A Zatyko’s Art Show and Reception April 14 – “Creative Free Thinking”

Kristi A Zatyko – “Creative Free Thinking”
Kristi’s work – http://giddensgallery.com/product-category/kristi-zatyko/
Apr 12 – 21, 2018
Gallery open Tuesday – Saturday
11:00am – 6:00pm

Artist’s Reception
Saturday, Apr 14
6:00 PM till 9:00 PM
Free event, Enjoy Fine Art, Complimentary …

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Nasher Prize Events This Week

Nasher Prize Events


Nasher Prize Dialogues Graduate Symposium April 5 / 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. FREE with RSVP Listen as students present on the work of 2018 Nasher Prize Laureate, Theaster Gates, followed by a keynote lecture from Matthew Jesse Jackson, a writer, curator, and critic who teaches modern and …

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