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Call for Artists – Peavy Landmark Tree Rebirth Competition – Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center

The Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center are sponsoring the Peavy Landmark Tree Rebirth Competition, an art exhibition and live auction that will take place during the annual Bath House Cultural Center Art MartNovember 17-19, 2017.

This project is in response to a recent incident where a landmark Dallas Park and Recreation pecan tree was vandalized. Twelve sections of the tree limbs (about 12” by 18” in size) were rescued. To celebrate the rebirth of the tree, the Friends of the Bath House would like to do a request for qualifications to select artists to reanimate each log into works of art.

The artwork will be on display during the Art Mart. The auction will take place on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Proceeds from the auction benefit the Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center, a not for profit organization that supports the center’s visual and performing art programs throughout the year.

Applications are due on Monday, September 18, 2017, by midnight.

To download an application and to get more details about this project, including information regarding prizes, deadlines, photographs of the landmark tree, and submission requirements, visit the website of the Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center at https://www.friendsofthebathhouse.org/competitions/

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Modified…the exhibit reception Aug. 16


Modified…the exhibit that changes everything! Featuring artwork which was inspired and created from items that have been altered in some way.

Join us for a reception on Saturday, August 16 from 6-10pm. Reception takes place during the ‘Artstock’ art walk at Dallas Midtown, a celebration of peace, love and art, honoring the anniversary of Woodstock.

Participating artists:
Misty Adams, Rita Barnard, Lynne Buchanan, Vicki Charlotta, Brett Dyer, Jacque Forsher, April Greenlee, Karen Jacobi, Laurie Mahoney, Denise Merlick, Marseille Moon, Sharon Neel-Bagley, and Tom Sale.

Also on display are original works by Slant & Small Gallery’s new intern, artist and UNT graduate, Madelyn Sneed.

‘Modified’ is on display now through September 12. Additional view times Fridays 6-8 pm, Saturdays 12-6 pm, and Sundays 12-4 pm. SLANT is located at 13331 Preston Rd (LBJ & Preston) in Dallas, in the west wing of Dallas Midtown (Valley View).

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(image: ‘Professor Elemental’-April Greenlee 2014)

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