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Creative Oasis Coaching Workshop at the Bath House 4/1

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Feeling intimidated to take the creative plunge?  Has ennui has gotten the better of creative-you?   Join this workshop to feel energized, inspired and prepared to continue on your creative journey using the tools and techniques you will learn in this creative exploration workshop.  Class size: 5 students minimum, 15 maximum.

The Friends of the Bath House are sponsoring the Creative Oasis Coaching workshop on April 1, 12:30-3:30 at a very reasonable price for the Friends of the Bath House.

Location:  Bath House Cultural Center, 521 East Lawther Drive, on the Eastern shore of White Rock Lake.

Sign-up for the workshop today at https://friendsofthebathhouse.org/workshops

Learn about Jill and Creative Oasis Coaching website here: https://www.creativeoasiscoaching.com/.

Get your muse on!

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El Corazón exhibition opens this weekend at the Bath House

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The Bath House Cultural Center presents the 23rd annual El Corazón exhibition, a mixed media exhibition featuring an eclectic collection of art inspired by the heart (El Corazón), an important and inspiring symbol in art.  Jose Vargas curated the exhibition.

This year’s exhibition includes artwork by DFW and Texas artists, and also by artists from Washington, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Oregon, California, New York, Wisconsin, Massachusetts, Missouri, and Virginia, as well as artists from Italy, Iran, Mexico, Panama, and Ecuador.

This artists participating in the show are: Mark Abildgaard, Diana Almand, Chandra Armstead, Jim Baab, Amy Branch-Lambert, Christopher Brown, Kim Carothers, Gillian Chapura, Bradley Cleaver, Dawn Cleaves, Cynthia Daniel, Brett Dyer, Erik Espinoza, Linda Marie Ford, Ellen Frenkel, Bahareh Ghaderi, Denise Graham, Rebecca Guy, Brenda Guyton, Jessica Hills, Chad Hoberer, Laura Hunt, Nafiseh Khoshandam, Shelley Kommers, Serena Laborante, Heather Lafromboise, Joanna LaGrone-Headrick, Al “Bato” Landoll, Mavis Leahy, Marlina Lieberman, Clecio Lira, Yunia  Lores, Jackie MacLelland, Marian Maldonado-Pagán, Velkys Mayfield, S Chuck McCarter, Victoria Morales, Louise Murdock, Rebeca Navarro, Lisa Nigro, Yvonne Perez, Larry Pile, Rocio Ramirez Landoll, Jorge Rey, Gail Roberts, Rene Rocha, Lesley Rucker, Amaranta Sandys, Armando Sebastian, Pam Stern, Lindsey Strehlow, Wendy Tigchelaar, Alexandra Tomalá, Diane Torres, Julie Treviño, Lisa Vollrath, Roger Walkup, Brian Weaver, Jack Weaver, Aaron Wilder, Jim Wilson, Taurian Witt, Kelly Witte, Carole Wolanow, Kristen Woodward, and Kim Worthington.

Reception with the Artists Saturday, February 4, 2017 (7-9 PM).  Featuring music by Chris Castañeda. Exhibition on display through March 4, 2017. http://dallasculture.org/bathHouseCultureCenter/

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Art Mart – Art Sale and Silent Auction NOV. 18 – 20 at the Bath House

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Art Mart at the Bath House Cultural Center

Shop for the Holidays early and support local artists

November 18-20, 2016

BATH HOUSE CULTURAL CENTER 

521 E. Lawther Drive • Dallas, Texas 75218

Presented by the Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center.

FRIDAY, November 18 – Preview Reception / Sale begins (7-9 PM)

SATURDAY, November 19 – Sale and auction (12-6 PM)

SUNDAY, November 20 – Sale and auction (12-6 PM) – Auction closes at 5 PM

 

The 2016 Art Mart and Silent Auction is a great place to get an early start on your holidays shopping while supporting local artists and the programs at the Bath House Cultural Center. More than fifty local and regional visual artists fill up the galleries, lobby, theater, and the studios in the lake level with a wonderful variety of paintings, photographs, pottery, sculpture, fiber arts, ceramics, jewelry and other one-of-a-kind wares.

Proceeds of the Bath House Art Mart and silent auction benefit the participating artists and the Friends of the Bath House, which support year-round visual and performing arts programs at the center. Purchases benefit everyone: patrons will take home one-of-a-kind artwork, while local artists and art lovers will be able to continue enjoying the arts at the neighborhood cultural center on White Rock Lake.

PARTICIPATING ARTISTS: Sally Ackerman, Edna Arratia, Cynthia Bagwell, Marthalee Boles, Kathryn Boulet, Jan Byron, Pamela Cleveland, Dan Dudley, Lori Dudley, Angelika Ejtel, Eliza Epstein, Barbara Erickson, Brad Foster, Fred Gardner, Jay Gardner , Ann Gaspari, Essie Graham, Rebecca Guy, Janice Hamilton, Karen Harris, Warren Paul Harris, Patti Haskins, Linda Hernandez, Tricia Hicks, Deana Hinchcliff, Shelli Hoggarth, Kenya Jones, Amy Justice, Cindy Kelley, Andrew Kochie, Leslie Kregel, Audrey Legatowicz, Lilli Lehtonen, Caleb Red Massey, Velkys Mayfield, Marcela Mihaloglou, Jo Moncrief, Nancy Munger, Teri Muse, Dagan Newland, Teresa Parsons, Lisa Payne, Eva Pena, Erin Reeves, Beth Ritter-Perry, Gail Roberts, Elisabeth Schalij, Hans J. Schnitzler, Heidi Seymour, Tom Seymour, Michael Smith, Cat Tatsch, Hector Teran, Terri Thoman, Marilee Vergati-Haynes, Tauma Wiggins, Heidi Williams, Debra Worrell Hernandez, and Carlos Zuniga.

Parking and admission to the Art Mart is free and open to the public.

 

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Bath House Cultural Center • (214) 670-8749www.bathhousecultural.com

The Bath House Cultural Center is a division of the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs. The center is dedicated to fostering the growth, development and quality of multi-cultural arts within the City of Dallas. The center emphasizes innovating visual and performing arts as well as other multi-discipline events throughout the year. Funding for the Bath House Cultural Center is provided by the City of Dallas, with additional support from the Texas Commission on the Arts.

LOCATION AND HOURS:

The Bath House Cultural Center is located on the eastern shore of White Rock Lake at the end of Northcliff Dr. off of Buckner Blvd. at 521 E. Lawther, Dallas, TX 75218. Hours of operation are TuesdaySaturday, 12:00 noon to 6:00 PM. The center is open until 10:00 PM on nights with theatre performances. For general information about cultural programs at the Bath House Cultural Center, please call (214) 670-8749 or visit the center’s website at http://www.bathhousecultural.com

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Dia de los Muertos: Long Live the Artists! Exhibition & Workshops at the Bath House

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Día de los Muertos: Long Live the Artists!
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October 15-November 12, 2016

Reception: Sunday, October 16 (5-7 PM)

In addition to celebrating the 30th anniversary of its popular Día de los Muertos exhibition in 2016, the Bath House Cultural Center is also commemorating 35 years of fostering and presenting visual and performing art programs in Dallas. In response to these significant milestones, the 65 artists participating in the Dia de los Muertos: Long Live the Artists!exhibition created works of art that pay tribute to famous and yet-to-be-famous artists who have passed on, whose legacy and inspiration still resonate vividly in the artistic community and in the heart of the artists creating the pieces for the show.

To illustrate the variety of art forms that are presented throughout the year in the art galleries and on the theater stage of the Bath House Cultural Center, the Dia de los Muertos exhibition showcases pieces that honor artist from the visual, performing, and literary art world. The merging of artist memorials and the Mexican celebration of the Dia de los Muertos creates a fascinating collection of artworks that are inspired by creative and transcendental individuals such as Frida Kahlo, Vincent Van Gogh, Salvador Dalí, Prince, David Bowie, Juan Gabriel, Emily Dickinson, Edgar Allan Poe, and the late actress, author and art advocate, Ronnie Claire Edwards, among many other artists.

The exhibition features artwork by local, national, and international artists, including: Lauren Alexander, Robin Bachtler Cushman, Rita Barnard, Lorna Beasley, Laura Beikman, Kymberli Black, Angie Bolling, Bernard Bortnick, Amy Branch-Lambert, Catrina Briscoe, Kim Carothers, Dwayne Carter, A. Eilene Carver, Vicki Charlotta, Hunter Connor, Cynthia Daniel, Jerry Dodd, Dan Dudley, Lori Dudley, Brett Dyer, Lorenzo Escobar, Luciano Escobar, Stephen Evans, Cathy Fields, Jacque Forsher, Ann Gaspari, Denise Graham, Rebecca Guy, George Hensley, Catherine Hicks, Sherry Houpt, Lisa Huffaker, Kathy Knapp, Joanna LaGrone-Headrick, Mavis Leahy, Jackie Maclelland, Leticia Magaña, Kerian Massey, César Mateos, Cyndi McDonnell, Marcela Mihaloglou, Deb Miller, Louise Murdock, Sharon O’Callaghan Shero, Elias Olmos, Eva Peña, Olivia Peregrino, Kelly Pevehouse, Liliana Ramirez, Gabriel Ramirez , Jennifer Rodriguez, Guillaume Roumeguere, Dulce Ruqué, Balmore Salazar , Evan Sartin, Fancy Tanner, Madeleine Terry, Sammy Thomason, Alexandra Tomalá, Diane Torres, Jose Vargas, Alberto Villalobos, Lisa Vollrath and Cheryl Vorhis.

Enrique Fernández Cervantes has curated the Día de los Muertos exhibition at the Bath House Cultural Center since 1999.

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Día de los Muertos Workshops
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Sunday, October 16, 2016
(12:30-4 PM)

Start your Day of the Dead celebration early this year by participating in some of the free Dia de los Muertos art workshops offered by local artists at the Bath House.

All the workshops are free and open to the public, but space is limited to 20 participants per class, so get there early!


12:30-2 PM

Workshop 1 – Day of the Dead paintings on canvas. Instructor: Eva Azul.

Workshop 2 – Day of the Dead puppets (class for children) – Instructor: Marcela Mihaloglou.


2:30-4 PM

Workshop 1 – Devotional Day of the Dead candles. Instructor: Jose Vargas.

Workshop 2 – Remembering Your Loved One with a “Wish Key.” Instructor: Jacque Forsher.

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2016 Art Mart at the Bath House Application Deadline Oct. 17

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Art Mart – 2016 Call for Applications

The Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center are seeking applications for the 2016 Art Mart, which will take place on the weekend of November 18-20, 2016. Artists who would like to be considered for the Art Mart are invited to fill out an application online at https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=3725

 by the submission deadline. FREE to apply. VIEW MORE INFO
APPLY TO THIS CALL

READ GUIDELINES BEFORE APPLYING

The complete Art Mart Rules and Guidelines can be found at www.bathhousemedia.com/artmart.htm

APPLICATION DEADLINE Monday, October 17, 2016

Please contact the Bath House Cultural Center at (214) 670-8723 if you have questions.

ABOUT THE ART MART

Since 2003, the Art Mart has showcased the art of local and regional artists working in a variety of styles, including painting, sculpture, photography, ceramics, pottery, mixed media art, jewelry, mosaics, glass, and other media.

Proceeds of the Art Mart benefit the participating artists and the Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center, a non-profit organization that supports year-round visual and performing arts programs at the center.

The Bath House Cultural Center is a facility of the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs that is dedicated to fostering the growth, development and quality of multi-cultural arts. The center emphasizes innovative visual and performing arts as well as other multi-disciplinary events throughout the year.
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Call for Entries – Dia de los Muertos: Long Live the Artists!

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Entries Deadline: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 (10 PM)

Exhibition Dates: October 15-November 12, 2016

Download a PDF prospectus at http://www.bathhousemedia.com

The Bath House Cultural Center will present the 30th Annual Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) art exhibition, October 15-November 12, 2016. This show features local, regional, and international artists working in traditional and contemporary styles to celebrate, explore, and honor people, things and ideas that have “passed on.”

The theme for this year is A TRIBUTE TO ARTISTS.

In 2016, the Bath House Cultural Center will be commemorating 35 years of creating and presenting visual and performing art programs.  This year also marks the 30th Annivesary of the center’s annual Día de los Muertos exhibition.  To celebrate these significant milestones, we are requesting art entries that honor artists of all disciplines (visual, theater, music, literary, etc.).  The “Día de los Muertos: Long Live the Artists” exhibition will give artists a chance to create artwork that pays tribute to famous and yet-to-be-famous artists who have passed on, whose legacy and inspiration still resonates vividly in the artistic community and in the heart of the artists creating the pieces for the show.

To submit your entries, visit https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=3724 FREE to enter.

CALENDAR

  • Entries Deadline: Tuesday, September 20, 2016
    • Selection notification:  The list of selected artists will be posted on the Bath House Cultural Center’s online News Center a thttp://www.bathhousemedia.com/
    • The document will be available after 6 PM on Friday, September 23, 2016.  Artists are solely responsible for reviewing this list.  The curator will not send notifications to each individual artist by phone, e-mail, or otherwise.
  • Delivery of accepted artwork: Tuesday, October 4, 2016 (4-7 PM) – Late deliveries will not be accepted.  Curator will determine dates for altar deliveries and installations.
  • Show dates: October 15-November 12, 2016
  • Reception: Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016 (5-7 PM)
  • Artwork pickup: Tue. Nov. 15, 2016 (3-7 PM)

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Non Pixelated opens July 2 at the Bath House

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Non Pixelated: The Persistence of Painting in the Digital Age

 

 July 2-30, 2016

 Reception with the Artists: Saturday, July 2, 2016 (7-9 PM)

Featuring the work of eighteen DFW painters, the Non Pixelated exhibition explores the unceasing relevance of the traditional medium of painting in the context of our contemporary digital age. The exhibition includes the work of artists who, for the most part, have chosen not to shift completely from their use of analogue painting techniques to the more widely accessible mass digital media.

Unlike other exhibitions where the art pieces adhere to a certain theme or stylistic direction, the Non Pixelated show focuses mainly on presenting a collection of highly imaginative artwork that serves as irrefutable evidence that painting remains an enduring, vibrant, and ever-present form of art in a world that seems to be inundated and enthralled by digital imagery. The art pieces in this exhibition make a determined and resounding statement that the contribution of painting to the world of art continues to be, and will continue to be for a long time to come, of utmost prominence.

Non Pixelated includes paintings by Rita Barnard, Sarah Barnett, Awadh Baryoum, Bernard Bortnick, S. Chuck McCarter, Justin Clumpner, Ray-Mel Cornelius, Steve Danner, Jacque Forsher, Gale Gibbs, Duke Horn, Karen Jacobi, Darrell Madis, Alexa Mason, Julia McLain, Ruben Miranda, Monica Moody, and Madelyn Sneed.

The exhibition was curated by Enrique Fernández Cervantes.

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Natural Impressions: Recent Artwork by Cecilia Thurman
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Cecilia Thurman

Through October 1, 2016

Meet the Artist: Saturday, July 2, 2016(7-9 PM)

The White Rock Lake Museum, housed inside the Bath House Cultural Center, presents Natural Impressions, an exhibition of recent paintings by Cecilia Thurman.

Cecilia Thurman is a painter and a printmaker who lives in Dallas, near White Rock Lake. The acrylic on paper paintings featured in the Natural Impressions exhibition are the artist’s most recent body of work. The new series refers to Cecilia’s tremendous and abiding love of nature, which is unquestionably a constant theme that can be seen in many of her prints and paintings. The goal of the imagery, according to the artist, is to evoke the feeling of elements found in nature, and to express the poetry and mystery of the land that we all share.

Visit Cecilia’s website at www.ceciliathurman.blogspot.com

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The Bath House Cultural Center is the home of the White Rock Lake Museum. The museum’s mission is to preserve and present the human and natural history of White Rock Lake Park and its surrounding environment.

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Bath House Cultural Center • (214) 670-8749www.bathhousecultural.com

The Bath House Cultural Center is a division of the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs. The center is dedicated to fostering the growth, development and quality of multi-cultural arts within the City of Dallas. The center emphasizes innovating visual and performing arts as well as other multi-discipline events throughout the year. Funding for the Bath House Cultural Center is provided by the City of Dallas, with additional support from the Texas Commission on the Arts.

LOCATION AND HOURS:

The Bath House Cultural Center is located on the eastern shore of White Rock Lake at the end of Northcliff Dr. off of Buckner Blvd. at 521 E. Lawther, Dallas, TX 75218. Hours of operation are Tuesday-Saturday, 12:00 noon to 6:00 PM. The center is open until 10:00 PM on nights with theatre performances. For general information about cultural programs at the Bath House Cultural Center, please call (214) 670-8749 or visit the center’s website athttp://www.bathhousecultural.com

 

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Bath House Muralism Program call for applications

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

Application Deadline:
Applications must be received by Friday, May 20, 2016

Program Schedule:
May 28-July 30, 2016

The Bath House Cultural Center announces a call for applications for its new Muralism Program, a 10-week free class exploring traditional and modern techniques for mural-size paintings conducted by Dallas artist, Genaro Hernandez.

To read the guidelines and apply for the program, please visit the Bath House Cultural Center’s online media room at www.bathhousemedia.com

We look forward to receiving your applications.

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Bath House Cultural Center • (214) 670-8749www.bathhousecultural.com

The Bath House Cultural Center is a division of the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs. The center is dedicated to fostering the growth, development and quality of multi-cultural arts within the City of Dallas. The center emphasizes innovating visual and performing arts as well as other multi-discipline events throughout the year. Funding for the Bath House Cultural Center is provided by the City of Dallas, with additional support from the Texas Commission on the Arts.

LOCATION AND HOURS:

The Bath House Cultural Center is located on the eastern shore of White Rock Lake at the end of Northcliff Dr. off of Buckner Blvd. at 521 E. Lawther, Dallas, TX 75218. Hours of operation are TuesdaySaturday, 12:00 noon to 6:00 PM. The center is open until 10:00 PM on nights with theatre performances. For general information about cultural programs at the Bath House Cultural Center, please call (214) 670-8749 or visit the center’s website athttp://www.bathhousecultural.com

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Come to the Sunset Soiree at the Bath House on April 16

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The Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center is delighted to announce “Sunset “Soirée, An Evening at the Bath House Cultural Center” benefiting the historic landmark building.

Much more than a Dallas icon, the Bath House is the preeminent harbor for the arts, providing musicians, artists, and theatric groups a singular venue to share their creativity with the public.

The evening’s entertainment is head-lined by the Broadway, film and television star, native Texan, Julie Johnson. She will be preforming in the transformed “Splash Club”. Musicians and entertainers will be engaging guests throughout the evening in the various galleries.

Beyond song and music, a Fine Art Silent Auction is planned, featuring selections from talented local artists. Food will be catered by Café Momentum. Many more surprises await guests at this magical and mystical evening.

Event is 7:00 PM to 10 PM.

Admission $100 per person

See http://www.friendsofthebathhouse.org/buy-tickets for purchasing online.

Enjoy the sunset sipping champagne on the Veranda and take part in Dallas’ elegant Art Deco history.

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Call for Artists for Sunset Soiree Silent Auction – deadline March 10

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The Friends of the Bath House are pleased to announce an open call for submissions to our 2nd Annual Silent Auction. This auction is an essential element of the festivities planned for the April 16, 2016,  Sunset Soirée, and Evening at the Bath House fundraiser, benefiting the Bath House Cultural Center.  

We are very honored that this year’s competition will be juried by outstanding professionals from the DFW art and art business community, Michael Heinlen of JM Gallery and Elaine Taylor of the Fort Worth Community Arts Center.

For details on submitting your entries here. FREE ENTRY! Entry Deadline: 3/10/16, Proceeds from this year’s auction will be shared 50/50 with the artists. 

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WILD AND PEACEFUL: Life at White Rock Lake, photographs by Anna Palmer

Wild & Peaceful: Life at White Rock Lake
Exhibit
May 2 – September 26, 2015

Receptions
Saturday May 2, 7-9
Saturday Sept. 5, 7-9

A conversation with the artist
Saturday, Sept. 12 at 3 pm

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Dallas artist, Anna Palmer, has been visiting and photographing White Rock Lake for several years and has never ceased to be amazed at the diversity of life that exists in that place. Anna believes that the lake is a popular attraction and destination for a variety of reasons. The artist observes that many people visit the lake to escape the hustle and bustle of the city.

The serene setting of the lake offers a tranquil refuge for those who seek a temporary respite from urban stress. Considered a peaceful haven in the middle of the city, White Rock Lake provides a placid atmosphere that appeals to a large number of visitors every day.

But Anna points out that the lake also provides the public with a livelier side that comes from the rich ecosystem found in the area. She expresses that the undisturbed nature and untamed wildlife of the lake are as enticing and stimulating as the gentler side of the lake. Her exhibition offers views of both sides of the ever-changing natural world that one can experience at our beautiful oasis in Dallas.

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