Tag: Christian art

The Kingdom Come art show / sale call for artists

William McCourtie (on Facebook) in connection with the Central Christian Church (3221 Hamilton) is sponsoring “Thy Kingdom Come” art show/ sale in the Fellowship hall of the church on April 27-28th. Address is 3221 Hamilton Ave. Ft. Worth, Tx 76106-1849. Time is 10-5 pm.
Deadline for entering is April 21 at the Fellowship Hall (same address) 10-2. Application fee is $50 for both days. Artists accepted must be responsible for their own display equipment. The Church will schedule hospitality volunteers for each day. Security will be provided. Artists may also contact: Steppingintodestinyartistsguildftw.com to register. PayPal is available.
Ft Worth & Dallas artists will be participating in this show…including The National Association of Christian Prophetic Artists & FaithArtists.com. There is a limit of 40-50 artists at this time. The Dallas Morning News & the Star Telegram are both featuring this show in the Lifestyle sections for that event.
For more info contact

Vonnie Kohn vkohnartist@aol.com

 

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Sacred: New Works By Justin Clumpner – Reception June 16 at Kettle Art

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Kettle Art Presents: “Sacred: New Works By Justin Clumpner” 

Opening Reception: Friday, June 16, 5-8pm

Kettle Art proudly presents “Sacred: New Works By Justin Clumpner” featuring current illustrations and paintings by the artist, as well as an exclusive, immersive installation, in the artist’s first solo exhibition at the gallery.

Clumpner’s work continues to explore the implications of America as a “Christian nation.” Working primarily in paint and collage, he depicts symbolic narratives built around portraiture. Using newspaper and advertisements as source material, Clumpner looks to our contemporary existence to find the maddening, the ironic, and the absurd. He uses this imagery to create secular icons of morality inspired by the stained glass windows and illuminated manuscripts that were ever-present in his upbringing. Using these same symbolic elements mixed with contemporary imagery, he creates something both new and familiar.

As Clumpner explains:

We have declared ourselves a Christian nation, but problematically the generosity, sacrifice, and love of our Christian saints do not align with the needs of contemporary America. We will need new saints. Saints of greed and division. Saints that tear apart man and nature, looking for every lucrative resource, and then building walls to protect that wealth. With that in mind, I have created this monument.

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Opening Reception: Friday, June 16th, 5 to 8pm

Kettle Art | Deep Ellum | 2650-B Main Street | Dallas, TX 75226

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2650-B Main Street
Dallas, TX 75226
Founded in historic Deep Ellum in 2005, Kettle Art Gallery is committed to nurturing emerging and mid-career North Texas visual artists.
Over the years, Kettle has been the recipient of numerous awards and designations including: USA Today’s 10 Best Art Galleries in Dallas; Dallas Observer’s Readers’ Choice for Best Art Gallery, most recently in 2016; and Dallas A-List’s Best Art Gallery. In September 2014, Kettle Art’s founder Frank Campagna was named one of “The Dallas 40”, a list recognizing Dallas citizens who have made a remarkable impact on the city, in celebration of D Magazine’s 40th anniversary.

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Graham Exhibit at the Warehouse in Corsicana

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ART OF THE GRAHAM FAMILY Exhibit: Amy, Allison and Holly

February 2015 at the Warehouse Living Arts Center
119 West Sixth Avenue, Corsicana, TX 75110

Monday – Friday, 10am – 2pm
Or By Appointment: Call Deb Miller, 903-641-2354
ARTIST RECEPTION: February 12, 2015, 5 – 7 PM
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Scenes of the Nativity at the AMA

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Rembrandt, Dürer and Rubens on display now through December 28, 2014

The Arlington Museum of Art and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee are proud to present the current exhibit, Scenes of the Nativity. This collection of 27 lithographs and woodblock prints from the16th and 17th centuries features artwork from Rembrandt, Albrect Dürer, Peter Paul Rubens, and more. This amazing exhibit tells the story of the Nativity through art in a way most people haven’t seen. So bring the family and come visit to see this incredible collection of art.

Additionally, our Executive Director, Chris Hightower, will be putting on a lecture series over the Nativity Story. This will be a multi-part lecture series, each one covering a different part of the Nativity Story.
The dates and subjects for these lectures are:
November 27 – The Annunciation
December 4 – The Visitation & The Journey
December 11 – The Adoration
December 18 – The Nativity & The Holy Family

As a special treat for the holiday season, we are offering a special $5 admission rate.

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Derald Swineford Exhibit

In addition to our Scenes of the Nativity exhibit, the Museum is also hosting a wonderful collection of artwork on loan from the Collection of the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art by Oklahoma Native Derald Swineford. This collection of 40 pieces of Western themed, Christmas artwork is a perfect companion piece to our other exhibit.

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