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Comer Collection: Memory: Mystery, Magic and Make-Believe reception Feb. 27


Comer Collection: Memory: Mystery, Magic and Make-believe


FEB. 12 – MARCH 9, 2018

February 27:

Reception: 6:00 p.m., University Theatre Gallery (lobby)

Honored Photographer Lecture:

LECTURE TITLE: Cig Harvey – Her Work and Process, 7:00 p.m., University Theatre Gallery (lobby)


The photographs and artist books of Cig Harvey have been widely exhibited and remain in the permanent collections of major museums and collections, including The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas; The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, The Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine; and The International Museum of Photography and Film at the George Eastman House, Rochester, New York. MORE


SP/N Gallery


Located on the far northwest corner of campus in Synergy Park North building 2 (known as SPN2 or SP2), our new 6,000 sq. ft. gallery complex consists of two conjoined exhibition spaces, two project rooms, a reception area, an office, a prep area, and serves as the home for the Comer Collection of Photography.


3020 Stewart Dr., Richardson, TX 75080 (Google Maps)

SP/N Gallery Hours

Sunday – Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Wednesday: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Thursday – Friday: 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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Granbury’s Harvest Moon Festival of the Arts deadline July 17


38th Annual Harvest Moon – Festival of the Arts 2016

Oct. 15 &16, 2016

DEADLINE: 7/17/2016

Jury Fee: $25.00
Prospectus: https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=4923

Working closely with the Granbury Arts Alliance, the historic Granbury Merchant’s Association has given full support and committment in continuing to return this long running and popular festival to its original format of showcasing artist made works.

We are looking for 80 artists with unique and diverse works to partner with us in this celebration of the arts in our beautiful, historic downtown square!

Along with the amazing works of art all around the square, there will be featured an interactive arts area for all ages, in addition to fantastic food and local musicians!

Artists will be welcomed with a complimentary Wine and Cheese reception on Friday evening.

The Harvest Moon Festival of the Arts promises to be a weekend full of Artful adventure!!!

Please consider joining us!

General Information
38th Annual Harvest Moon-Festival of the Arts

Saturday, October 15, 2016  9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 16, 2016 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

All artists must submit 4 photos of the items that will be sold, booth shots are encouaged, but not required.

A $500.00 Best of Show will be awarded by the Granbury Arts Alliance and the HGMA will offer free 10×20 booth space and jury bypass to the 5 top ranked artists who wish to participate in the Harvest Moon Festival of the Arts 2017.  A group of arts professionals will jury these awards on site during the festival.

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Art Journaling LIVE June 18 in Arlington


Join us in Arlington, TX for the Art Journaling LIVE! Retreat presented by CREATE Mixed Media Retreats! You’ll spend the day learning the latest in Art Journaling and MIxed Media techniques form the industry’s TOP ARTISTS!

PLUS, when you register for Art Journaling LIVE, your ticket will include an ALL ACCESS PASS to the Great American Scrapbook Convention happening on-site throughout the weekend. You can shop for crafting supplies, take additional workshops and more! 

Space is limited so register online TODAY! 

Art Journaling LIVE! 2015


June 18, 2015

Arlington Convention Center

Arlington, TX

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Entries due June 3 for the book as art


Submit your entries at CaFE (callforentry.org) between now and June 3. To visit the Decatur Arts Alliance blog and to download a pdf with information about the exhibit, the jurors, and entry instructions, click here.

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Sheila Cunningham to speak on Artist Books April 23

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The featured artist at the April 23rd meeting of the Irving Art Association will be Sheila Cunningham, who will talk on Artist Books: Creative Book StructuresShe’ll explaint the different book structures and the ideas and concepts behind them, as well as bringing some examples of her own work.

Sheila Cunningham is a fine art photographer whose photo-based artwork includes artist books, book art installations, cell phone photography, digital collages, and Polaroid transfers.She works with local and national organizations to teach a variety of art, bookmaking, printmaking and computer courses. Her artwork, project designs and articles have been widely published in books and national magazines. Cunningham exhibits in solo and national juried shows. For more about her and her work, see her website: http://sheilacunninghamart.blogspot.com/

Doors at the Jaycee Center for the Arts (directions) open at 6:30 pm and the meeting starts at 7pm. Guests are welcome.

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