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Aurora 2018: Light and Sound on Nov. 3 in Downtown Dallas – Imagining a series of possible futures

Immersive and engaging, AURORA is an expansive free public art event that transforms Downtown Dallas into an open-air, urban playground of new media art that is not to be missed. With installations of light, video and sound presented in unexpected places, the sunset signals the transformation of the city into one of the nation’s …

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Art On The Plaza Unveiling 2018 on Oct. 17



Painted by Emily Holman Morris, “Windows to the City” is a homage to the architecture of the Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe and the iconic scenes of Dallas

WHAT: The …

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The Catholic Foundation Art Competition-A Year on the Plaza – deadline Aug. 23

Come visit The Catholic Foundation’s 50th Year Anniversary gift to the people of Dallas, and see a new piece of art installed each fall in this unique urban oasis. Share the exciting upcoming 2018 annual competition details with your local professional artist friends.  $2500 first prize, plus your work will be on the Plaza Wall for one …

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Through the Lens: Dallas Arts District Photography Competition – deadline April 30

Through the Lens: Dallas Arts District
Juried Photography Competition


Through the Lens: Dallas Arts District is a collaboration between the Dallas Arts District (DAD), HALL Group, corporate sponsors and participating local photographers to raise funds for one of the most important parts of the Dallas Arts District – the Foundation’s granting arm …

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Winning art from A Year on the Plaza art competition now on display in Dallas Arts District

Created by Adriana Rivera, “The Tree of Life” uses vivid colors to convey the importance of teaching

family values and respect to the next generation


DALLAS (Oct. 12, 2017) – The Catholic Foundation has announced Adriana Rivera as the winner of the 2017 ‘A Year on the Plaza’ Art Competition. Her artwork, …

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May 19th in the Dallas Arts District: DMA Late Nights & Nasher ’til Midnight

Friday, May 19, 2017  https://www.dma.org/programs-late-nights
6:00 p.m.–midnight
$15 public (some exhibitions require an additional ticket)
$10 students (with valid ID)
FREE for DMA Members
FREE for children 11 and under

Come dressed as Frida Kahlo and your May Late Night ticket will be $5. (The México 1900–1950 exhibition will require an additional ticket.)

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100+ MILLION MISSING Traveling Art Exhibit

11,000 Pairs of Handmade Baby Booties Go on Display in Dallas to Launch 100+ MILLION MISSING Traveling Art Exhibit

Exhibit features baby booties handmade by at-risk women in 30 developing countries 

100+ MILLION MISSING is a traveling art exhibit to raise awareness of gendercide and to combat the extreme devaluation of women that leads …

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Winning Art From The 2016 ‘A Year On The Plaza’ Art Competition Now On Display In The Dallas Arts District


The Catholic Foundation has announced local artist Tanya Joiner Slate as the winner of the 2016 ‘A Year on the Plaza’ Art Competition. Her artwork, “Trinity River Origami,” was unveiled on the 28-by-9-foot public art wall in The Catholic Foundation Plaza during a ceremony on Oct. 12 and will remain on display for one …

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A YEAR ON THE PLAZA art competition deadline Aug. 25



Winning work displayed on art wall in Dallas Arts District for one year, no entry fees 

DALLAS – Professional artists across Texas are invited to enter A Year on the Plaza Art Competition by Thursday, Aug. 25 at …

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Historic Continental Gin Building to Showcase 40+ Artists at Artists Open Studios Spring 2016

The 127-year-old Continental Gin Building is known as the oldest art community in Deep Ellum, and has proudly served as a creative hearth of over 65 tenants, including craftsmen, film producers, painters, photographers and designers, for almost 30 years. Starting Friday, April 22nd, the historic Continental Gin Building (CGB) will open its doors to …

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Dallas Arts Week April 9 – 17, 2016

The third Dallas Arts Week, April 9-17, 2016, will be a city-wide celebration of Dallas arts, designed to build awareness and appreciation for the cultural renaissance occurring in our city.


The Dallas Art Fair will also partner with Dallas Arts Week, which includes an exhibition by Irving Penn at the DMA, Karl Holmqvist at the Power Station, and …

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SPRING BLOCK pARTy March 18 in the Dallas Arts District

DALLAS – Dallas Arts District SPRING BLOCK pARTy is set for 6 p.m. to midnight Friday, March 18, at Pearl and Flora Streets in Dallas. The event, open to the public at no charge, will close the streets and celebrate everything the popular district offers.

Some highlights will include:

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AURORA Oct. 16


FRIDAY, October 16th, 2015 7:00pm – 2:00am


Aurora is a free and public contemporary art exhibition centered in the 68-acres Dallas Arts District. The expansive and immersive exhibition presents interactive light, video, performance, and sound artworks in exciting and unexpected public spaces.


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Dallas Arts District Fall Block Party 2015 Sept. 18

September 18, 2015 6pm – midnight

The Dallas Arts District is closing the roads for their biggest Fall Block Party yet with the Crow Collection of Asian Art, Dallas Museum of Art, and Nasher Sculpture Center. Experience all three museums by participating in special activities like live concerts, guided tours, local brews, movies and …

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