Tag: Book Signing

“Rhymes and Reason” Book Signing Dec. 6

Featuring Mickey’s Watercolors
And Laurie’s Poems written about them.  

SAVE THE DATE: On December 6th, our very own Richardson Civic Art Society member, artist and past president, Mickey Archer, along with poet, actress and teacher, Laurie Coker, will be signing copies of their book “Rhymes and Reason” from 2 pm to 7 …

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New Exhibits for September at the Irving Arts Center

Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill: Photographs by Jerry Dantzic

September 14 – November 17 free
An Evening with Author/Archivist Grayson Dantzic
September 14th Reception 6:30 pm | Lecture 7:30 pm | Book Signing 8:30 pm

Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill: Photographs by Jerry Dantzic features 56 vivid, breath-taking photographs of one of the 20th century’s most …

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Join us for an evening with photographer and author, Leonard Volk, at Interabang Books July 31

Volk was born in Dallas, Texas, in 1928. He graduated from Yale University with a Bachelor of Arts in American Studies in 1949, and from MIT with a Bachelor of Architecture in 1959. Volk served in the U.S. Army Counter Intelligence Corps from 1952 to 1955 and discovered his passion for photography in Limburg, …

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Hometown Texas: Photographs by Peter Brown, Stories by Joe Holley

Texas is perfect subject matter for both photographer, Peter Brown, and journalist, Joe Holley. Their recent book, Hometown Texas, explores the land and people of this vast state of Texas: East, West, North, South and Central. They illustrate through stories and pictures, the place that shapes a person that defines them as Texans.

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Leonardo da Vinci, a new biography by Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson, famed author and biographer, returns to North Texas!

He’s written books about Albert Einstein, Henry Kissinger, Steve Jobs, Ben Franklin and others. 
And now, the veteran Council guest speaker has turned his attention to a genius among geniuses, Leonard Da Vinci (1452-1519), the artist, sculptor, inventor, scientist, architect, etc.

Though he was …

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Jeanine Michna-Bales; Through Darkness to Light: Seeking Freedom on the Underground Railroad

From a cotton plantation just south of Natchitoches, Louisiana, all the way north to Canada, Jeanine Michna-Bales has created a photographic journey of a slave’s long road to freedom, circa 1840. Michna-Bales decade long project uncovered roughly 1,400 miles, revealing actual sites, cities and places that freedom-seekers passed through. Homes of Abolitionists William Beard, …

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Jeanine Michna-Bales: Through Darkness to Light: Seeking Freedom on the Underground Railroad

Jeanine Michna-Bales:                                                                                           Through Darkness to Light:         …

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David Yarrow: “Wild Encounters” Exhibition Opening Reception Nov. 19

Samuel Lynne Galleries and Aston Art Associates are pleased to invite you to the opening reception for photographer David Yarrow’s exhibition Wild Encounters, where he will also be selling and signing copies of his latest book. Yarrow’s striking and iconic photos have garnered international acclaim, earning him the title of the world’s best selling …

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Brad Temkin: Rooftop Gardens

In conjunction with the release of his monograph, Rooftop, PDNB Gallery exhibits Temkin’s photographs of Eco-friendly rooftop gardens from the United States and Europe. There will be an artist book signing April 30th, from 5 – 8 PM. An essay by John Rohrbach, the Curator of Photography at the Amon Carter Museum, is included …

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Will Moses: American Folk Artist at Irving Arts Center & Celebrating Irving Events

This special exhibition of paintings by Will Moses, great-grandson of the legendary folk artist, Grandma Moses is presented in partnership with the Irving Heritage Society. Born and raised in Eagle Bridge, New York, Moses creates paintings that reflect the quiet beauty of this tiny community nestled close to the Vermont border and depict a …

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