Art news sources: a resource guide

This guide has four sections (with links to websites):
1. Local
2. Texas
3. National and international
4. Guides to art news
To suggest additional links or corrections, please notify the Moderator by clicking on Contact on the menu bar above. Updated 6/11.

1. Local

Sponsored by KERA. Comprehensive directory of arts organizations and events in the North Texas area. Special Dallas Arts District page.
KERA Arts& Seek Blog
Contributed articles on arts & culture, including KERA-generated content. Click on “Visual Arts” under Categories.

Art News DFW
News of visual art groups and artists in the North Texas area: meetings, demonstrations, classes, workshops, paintouts, exhibits, events, call for entries, awards, and other art events. Free daily or weekly newsletters and art events calendars.

Arts+Culture Texas (formerly Arts+Culture DFW)
Print magazine devoted to contemporary visual and performing arts in Texas.10 issues/year. Distributed free at art venues. Free weekly email newsletter.

Dallas Art News
Source for art news, reviews, calendar, museums and galleries for Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio and around Texas. Also covers Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico and Oklahoma. Lists past, current and future art exhibits from museums, galleries and special events.

Dallas Art Openings on Yahoo
Announcements of Dallas county area art openings, compiled by Jim Mathis. Free list to join. To submit events, email Also a Facebook page.

Dallas Arts Revue
More than a thousand pages of visual art news, views & reviews in Dallas, Texas including often-updated calendars, artists’ opportunities, critiques and feature stories

Dallas Morning News
Entertainment – Arts Section

Dallas Observer
Arts page – articles and search engine listings by type: Art museums, art galleries, classes & workshops, festivals etc.

DFW Craft Shows
Notices of arts and crafts fairs and call for artists / artisans. Include google calendar of show and deadlines. Free email newsletter, Facebook page and Twitter feed.
News of contemporary art, architecture, real estate for sale, and furniture. Free email newsletter.
National site with local submissions: Dallas Arts & Exhibits Fort Worth Arts & Exhibits

Local news site with submitted postings – Arts/Entertainment page 

Pegasus News
Local news guide created by submissions – click on arts for arts announcements

Star Local News
Local news guide created by submissions

Star-Telegram Arts page

2. Texas

Glasstire: Texas Visual Arts Online

Texas Commission on the Arts: TCA list of opportunities for artists: current public art, fellowships, awards, and competitions

TCA News & Updates
List of news annoucements by the Texas Commission on the Arts.

3. National and international
A daily art newspaper on the Internet. Free email subscription.

Art Knowledge News
News magazine is updated daily; with illustrations. Free email newsletter.

The Art List: Newsletter of American Art Competitions

Art News
Articles from Free email newsletter. Includes calls for entries, latest artist blogs, art news submissions.

Art News Blog
Selected visual art news and art reviews online

Free email newsletter.

Arts & Letters Daily
Ideas, criticism, debate on all aspects of arts & humanities. The daily digest of arts, culture and ideas
Free daily or weekly email newsletter. Covers all arts with page on visual arts:

Well respected journal ARTnews and ARTnewsletter. Highlight articles and archive online.

The Art Newspaper
London-oriented art news. Free email newsletter.

New York Times – Art & Design page

Exhibition notes, reviews, essays, slide shows (east coast and international in flavor) Painting news
News headlines from around the world; include forum.

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