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Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition + Exhibition

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION

The Greater Denton Arts Council proudly presents the 32nd annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. Recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country, Materials: Hard + Soft began in 1987 and was originally initiated by area artist Georgia Leach Gough. The exhibition celebrates the evolving field of …

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29th Annual VAST Members Exhibition call for entries

29th Annual VAST Members Exhibition

When:
July 24 – August 15, 2018

Where:
UNT on the Square
109 N. Elm
Denton, TX 76201

Exhibition Calendar:

  • Thursday, July 19th – acceptance of entries
    10 am – 12 noon
    4 – 7 pm
  • Saturday, July 21st – pick up …

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DCM – Kids Art Party! – 50th Anniversary Member Org. Spotlight on July 19

As part of GDAC’s ongoing 50th Anniversary celebration, the Denton Community Market, local artists, Market members, and creatives bring you a Kid’s Art Party! Denton Community Market and their community of vendors will provide a variety of arts and craft stations, environmental and farm education activities, and more. Learn about the Market, local artists, …

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ARTIST ENCLAVE: Brewing Ideas at the Monk July 10

Artists Enclave hopes you will share the news of our summertime artist meetup taking place at the Bearded Monk on Tuesday, July 10th, 8 pm – 10 pm.

We look forward to your joining us at this and many special events celebrating artistic diversity in Denton County. ARTISTS ENCLAVE   Network. Advocate. Volunteer. Susan …

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50th Anniversary Member Org. Spotlight: Denton Community Market

As part of GDAC’s ongoing 50th Anniversary celebration, the Denton Community Market, local artists, Market members, and creatives bring you a Kid’s Art Party! Denton Community Market and their community of vendors will provide a variety of arts and craft stations, environmental and farm education activities, and more. Learn about the Market, local artists, …

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Summer Party! July 6 in Denton

In the summertime when the weather is hot…head on over to the Greater Denton Arts Council for a sunshine-filled soiree! For this First Friday we’ll be embracing all the fun that this season brings with backyard games, cold drinks, toasty smores, and art-making activities galore. Grab your friends and come out and see what …

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Family Program in Denton June 16

Every third Saturday of the month the Greater Denton Arts Council offers fun for the whole family! This month we’ll dive deep into the rural landscapes of Texas as we visit Jason Lee’s A Plain View exhibition to investigate the meaning and making of place.

Kids ages 6-12

10:30am-12:00pm
$5 per kid. Adults …

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Pop-Ep Exhibit – June 14 in Denton

Greater Denton Arts Council

400 E Hickory St, Denton TX, 76201

Thursday, June 14, 5PM – 9PM

Catch it while you can! For this weekend only, Dallas-based artist Danielle Georgiou will take over our Craft Studio with her never-before-seen environmental video sculpture, Delta. Combining multimedia components with extensive fabric work, Georgiou creates an entrancing …

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Summer Art Camp in Denton

This summer, kick your creativity into high gear at the Greater Denton Arts Council with art, guitar, and dance classes. All supplies provided, class size is limited.

Campers attending two back-to-back classes should bring a sack lunch to eat between sessions. Tables will be set up in Festival Hall and staff will be on hand …

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ENCLAVE ECLECTIC 3 showcases local talent: June 1 & 2

Artists Enclave of Denton County announces Enclave Eclectic 3, the nonprofit’s popular pop up art show on Saturday, June 2, Noon to 10:00 p.m., at Downtown Denton’s Studio E, 208 W. Walnut St., 76201. Preview

Enclave Eclectic’s artwork at Studio E Friday, June 1st at the Lost Poet Lounge Shadow Box Poetry event beginning …

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Jason Lee: A Plain View – Photographs from Texas opens June 2 in Denton

A Plain View – Photographs from Texas
By Jason Lee
Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
Opening Reception I Saturday, June 2, 6 – 8 PM
June 2 – August 25, 2018

A special exhibition for the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton, Texas featuring a selection of large-scale prints from the …

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Drink & Draw: Life Drawing at the GDAC

Come Drink and Draw with us!
The first hour will be quick gestural poses followed by a two hour long pose.
Date: Every third Thursday of the month.
Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Place: Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
Cost: $10
Bring your own booze and drawing supplies (tables and chairs provided)

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Summer Art Camp July 9 – 13 in Denton

Daily, July 9 – July 13

At the Greater Denton Arts Council: 400 E Hickory St, Denton, Texas, 76201

Tickets available here: https://form.jotform.com/80668112009149

This summer, kick your creativity into high gear at the Greater Denton Arts Council with art, guitar, and dance classes. All supplies provided, class …

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Artist Linka Behn’s presentation “Grandmother’s Pearls and a Teacher’s Note: Connection and Direction,” at VAST on May 2

You are invited to a presentation by artist Linka Behn at the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), on May 2nd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. Behn’s presentation is entitled “Grandmother’s Pearls and a Teacher’s Note: Connection and Direction”.

Behn states, “I’ve always drawn. Born in SE Texas, and …

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Angelia Ford at the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST)

You are invited to a presentation by Multimedia Artist Angelia Ford on April 4th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Ms. Ford is a Dallas-based artist who has this to say about her art:

“As an artist, I have always been motivated to create work …

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Eggs-ibition 3 This Time it”s VIPersonal March 23

FRIDAY, MARCH 23rd   6 – 8 PM

For the third time, local artists, businesses and community leaders will handcraft over 35 one-of-a-kind eggs for a Silent Auction like no other …

EGGS-ibition 3: This Time It’s VIPersonal

All proceeds benefit Denton High School Family Assistance Foundation, whose mission is to provide …

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Thin Line Fest Announces First Round of Films, Movie Tavern Partnership

DENTON, TX – Set for April 18-22, 2018, Thin Line Fest announces the first round of feature documentary films to screen during its 11th annual event in Denton, Texas. Denton is a North Texas music, arts and culturally rich town located about 40 miles north of Dallas and Fort Worth at the convergence of …

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Justine Wollaston, “Who Am I Kidding? Stuff I’ve learned as a Professional Creative” at VAST – March 7

The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) invites you to a presentation by artist Justine Wollaston entitled: “Who Am I Kidding? Stuff I’ve learned as a Professional Creative.”  The presentation takes place March 7th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Justine uses a variety of media in …

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Materials: Hard + Soft opens Feb 2nd

Recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country, Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition, began in 1987 and was originally initiated by area artist Georgia Leach Gough. Now in its 31st year, the exhibition shows the top national and international artists as we celebrate the evolving field of …

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Jo Williams: Living Art Documentary Film Showing and Painting Demonstration at VAST on Feb. 7

The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) proudly invites you to see the documentary film entitled Jo Williams: Living Art followed by a watercolor painting demonstration on February 7th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center,  400 East Hickory Street, in Denton, TX.

Living Art: Jo Williams …

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Opening Reception Jan. 12 for the 12th Annual 125-Mile Visual Arts Exhibition

You are invited to the opening reception for The Visual Arts Society of Texas’ 12th Annual 125-Mile Visual Arts Exhibition that takes place January 12, from 5:30 – 7:30 pm (Awards 6:30 pm), at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Gough Gallery, 400 East Hickory Street, Denton, TX 76201The reception is free and open to the …

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Presentation by Artist Jane E. Jones Jan. 3 in Denton

 

You are invited to a presentation by Jane E. Jones sponsored by the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 from 6:45-9 p.m., at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Ms. Jones is a watercolor artist who has served as a workshop instructor, demonstrator, and …

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Humanizing the Digital submissions due Dec. 15

The North Texas Digital Fabrication Group 2018 Symposium

Texas Woman’s University Dept. of Visual Arts

Humanizing the Digital

The 3rd annual North Texas Digital Fabrication Symposium (NTDFS) highlights the creative potential for digital fabrication tools and techniques to reconnect us to our humanity. Contrary to society’s worst fear of the dystopian impact of technology, …

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VASTFest 2017 on Dec. 6

You are invited to VASTFest 2017 that takes place on Wednesday, December 6th from 6 – 9 p.m. at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 East Hickory Street, Denton, TX 76201.

VASTFest is a holiday shopping and social event. Come and meet VAST Artists, have snacks and refreshments, and buy one-of-a-kind art gifts made …

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VAST’s 12th ANNUAL 125-MILE VISUAL ARTS EXHIBITION – Call for Entries – Due Nov. 10th

12th ANNUAL 125-MILE VISUAL ARTS EXHIBITION – Call for Entries – Due Nov. 10th

This exhibition is sponsored by the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) and will take place January 13-February 24, 2018 at the Gough Gallery in the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX, 76201

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Call for Spectacle Proposals – Denton Mini Maker Faire

Call for Spectacle Proposals – Denton Mini Maker Faire

Saturday, February 24, 2018
10AM-5PM
Denton Civic Center
321 E. McKinney St, Denton, TX 76201

Denton Mini Maker Faire is looking for spectacular attractions to amaze
and astound Mini Maker Faire-goers.

Goals: large, visually striking, interactive, innovative, educational,
scientific, creative, …

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Narrative Threads: The AIDS Memorial Quilt

Narrative Threads: The AIDS Memorial Quilt
presented in partnership with UT Dallas and The NAMES Project
Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton TX
October 7 – December 9, 2017

The AIDS Memorial Quilt is a unique work of international arts activism that reflects the worldwide scope and personal impact of the …

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Denton Black Film Festival: Best of Fest Nov. 16

The Denton Black Film Festival (DBFF) invites you to an evening of short films. Prepare to be “Entertained, Educated, and Inspired” by some of the best short films from 2017. Get ready to join us next year (January 25 – 28, 2018) for another cultural experience featuring Films, Art, Music, Spoken Word, Comedy, Workshops, …

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What Kinda Name is Blart? Series

Golden Edition Publishing
108 N. Locust St. #300 Denton, TX 76201
www.goldeneditionpublishing.com

 

What Kinda Name is Blart? goes on an adventure with the release of an activity book featuring the characters from it’s middle-grade chapter book series

October 30, 2017 (DENTON, TEXAS) – Stephanie Will, Designer and Image Creator for the …

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Presentation by Artist Kim Collins Nov. 1 in Denton

You are invited to a presentation by Artist Kim Collins sponsored by the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), on Wednesday, November 1st from 7-9 p.m. at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Ms. Collins is a Fort Worth, TX abstract artist whose work is heavily influenced by the tangled …

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Fall Exhibits around Denton by VAST Members

This listing comes from Vision, the newsletter of the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST). Join now and participate in VAST-sponsored opportunities. http://vastarts.org

2017-2018 VAST Membership Levels $15 – Student  $25 – Educator*  $35 – Individual  $45 – Family Make checks payable to VAST; mail to VAST, PO, Box 1281, Denton, TX 76202 For membership …

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A Presentation by Ana M. Lopez, Metalsmith, Educator and Decorative Arts Scholar Oct. 4

You are invited to a presentation by Ana M. Lopez on Wednesday, October 4th from 7-9 p.m. at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX .  Ms. Lopez is a metalsmith, educator and decorative arts scholar. Her creative work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, receiving a juror’s award from the …

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Presentation by Jim & Brandy Gilliam of Cadillac Art & Frame at the Sept. 6 Visual Arts Society of Texas meeting

You are invited to a presentation by Jim and Brandy Gilliam of Cadillac Art & Frame of Little Elm on the business of framing your artwork on Wednesday, September 6th from 7-9 p.m. , at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Cadillac Art & Frame is a family owned business …

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The End and The Beginning opens Sept. 2 at TWU East | West Galleries

The End and The Beginning East | West Galleries, Texas Woman’s University, 9/2/17 – 10/15/17 Opening Reception, 9/2/17, 5-7pm

Curated by Danielle Avram, TWU Gallery Director

The End and The Beginning is part of an ongoing dialogue about the intersections of humanity, technology, spirituality, and the possibility of magic and mythos amidst chaos. This iteration explores …

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Drawing and Painting exhibit by Students at the Cora Stafford Gallery

Drawing and Painting Junior Review Cora Stafford Gallery
University of North Texas
http://gallery.unt.edu August 30, 2017 to September 16, 2017

Drawing and Painting Junior Review, Fall 2017 supervised by Hanna Pettyjohn.

This exhibition is a compilation of undergraduate Drawing and Painting majors in their junior year. The exhibiton will be open August 30th …

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