Tag: Denton TX

Artists Enclave Eclectic IV June 1st

It’s happening for the fourth year in a row ….. Artists Enclave’s one and only ECLECTIC IV Pop Up Show.

Denton’s Milpa Kitchen & Cantina  …..  Saturday, June 1st, 3pm – 8pm
https://artistsenclavedenton.com/events-exhibitions/
https://www.facebook.com/artistsenclavedentoncounty/

—- Painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, photography, sculpture, stained glass, jewelry, ceramics, woodworking.

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FRUIT PUNCH opening May 24

FRUIT PUNCH will be an open-theme, contemporary and fine art collection, of all art forms and genre’s, that will explore the many-faceted artists residing in Texas! www.envisionartshow.com/fruit-punch.

Armadillo Ale Works, 221 S. Bell Ave., Denton TX
Opening Reception May 24th, 7-11 pm

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Merging Visions Exhibition to open June 7

Merging Visions, a collaborative exhibit of art and poetry, will open with a reception 6:00- 8:00 pm., June 7 at the Patterson-Appleton Art Center (PA-AC) 400 E. Hickory Street in Denton. The event is open to the public.  The fun-filled opening reception will provide opportunities to view the art paired with poetry, participate in a …

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Call for Artists Enclave Eclectic IV

It’s happening for the fourth year in a row ….. Artists Enclave’s one and only ECLECTIC IV Pop Up Show.

Denton’s Milpa Kitchen & Cantina  …..  Saturday, June 1st, 3pm – 8pm
https://artistsenclavedenton.com/events-exhibitions/
https://www.facebook.com/artistsenclavedentoncounty/

—- Painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, photography, sculpture, stained glass, jewelry, ceramics, woodworking.
—- There is limited space and this is a “first …

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Crystal Nelson: May 1st Demo in Acrylic Inks, Acrylic Paint and Watercolor at the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST)

You are invited to a demonstration by artist Crystal Nelson on May 1st, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX..

Crystal’s presentation will focus on a technique for creating colorful abstract backgrounds using acrylic ink, fluid acrylics, and liquid watercolor. Images are then “found” and drawn in …

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Select Impressions opens March 8 at UNT on the Square

Exhibit: March 8 -March 29, 2019

An exhibition featuring selected UNT alumni held at UNT on the Square, at 109 North Elm Street, on the west side of the Denton Courthouse Square in downtown Denton, Texas. Held in conjunction with Texchange, the SGC International Conference held March 6 – 9, 2019 in Dallas.

Opening reception: Mar …

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A Walk in the Park: the Art of Wilderness

The Visual Arts Society of Texas welcomes Harlan W. Butt as our guest artist on March 6th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton, TX. Harlan is an artist with over 40 years of experience working in metal and enamel who specializes in making vessels inspired by the human relationship …

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SheRock benefit for Veterans March 8 & 9

Local charity to host female-fronted bands to raise funds for North Texas female homeless Veterans

Denton, Texas – Local non-profit, Friends with Benefits, will host strong female-fronted bands for a two-day music International Women’s Day celebration called SheRock on March 8 & 9 at Backyard on Bell at 410 N Bell Avenue, Denton, Texas​. …

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2019 Materials Hard + Soft opens Feb. 1 in Denton

Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton TX
Exhibit Dates: February 1 – May 4, 2019

February 1, 2019 | Opening Reception 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Award Ceremony 7:00 PM

Greater Denton Arts Council is proud to present the 32nd annual Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition.  Recognized as one of the …

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Denton Black Film Festival January 23-27

Various Locations at the Downtown Denton Square Get Directions
110 W Hickory St Denton, TX 76201

The Denton Black Film Festival (DBFF) is a festival celebrating the diverse stories and culture of the black community through film, music, and art. http://dentonbff.com/

Storytelling is the core of any culture. Stories are how traditions, ideas, and experiences …

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Demonstration by Artist Crystal Nelson Jan. 2, 2019

You are invited to a demonstration by artist Crystal Nelson on January 2nd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, and the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton,  TX..

Crystal’s presentation will focus on a technique for creating colorful abstract backgrounds using acrylic ink, fluid acrylics and liquid watercolor. Images are then “found” and …

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VASTFEST Holiday Social and Shopping Dec. 5

You are invited to VASTFEST!

VASTFEST is a fun holiday social and shopping event that takes place December 5th, from 5 pm – 8:30 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Come and meet local Denton artists, listen to live music by the Gypsy Cats, enjoy appetizers, win door …

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“Wait! We’re Hosting Thanksgiving??? Quick! Fix the House!” A Demo Nov. 7 by Artist Carol Stoecker at VAST

You are invited to: “Wait!  We’re Hosting Thanksgiving??? Quick!  Fix the House!” A Demo by Artist Carol Stoecker at VAST.  The event takes place on November 7th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton, Texas.

Carol will be demonstrating step-by-step how she makes stone and brick texture and then …

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Calls for Public Art around Texas & Neighboring States

Calls listed at PublicArtist.org and CallforEntry.org

 

Name of Call: Convention Center in OKC Seeks Interior Public Art
Eligibility: Unlimited
Budget: $1,300,000
Deadline: 11/7/18

The City of Oklahoma City announces this call for professional artists to submit their qualifications to be considered for public art for the two atriums …

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Denton’s MLK Rec Center public art – request for artist qualifications

MLK Jr. Rec Center Public Art

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The City of Denton requests artist qualifications from professional artists or artist teams interested in working with the Denton Public Art Committee and City of Denton Staff to design and create artwork(s) for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Recreation Center …

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Denton Quilt Guild: 50th Anniversary Member Org. Spotlight Oct. 18

As part of our ongoing 50th Anniversary celebration, the Denton Quilt Guild will display samples of quilts and other small projects created by their members. Come speak with key leaders of the organization about one of America’s oldest artforms and learn about the Denton Guild’s contributions to the tradition through their various Bees and …

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Drink and Draw Figure Drawing

Drink and Draw Figure Drawing
Every Third Thursday @ PAAC | 6 – 9 PM

Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
$10 to draw, BYOB

Come join us in the studio for a life drawing study facilitated by local artist, Marko Head. In the first hour, we’ll warm-up with gesture drawing before we move …

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Family Program: I Come as One, but Stand as 10,000, Tyrone Geter Oct. 20

Every third Saturday of the month the Greater Denton Arts Council offers fun for the whole family! In October we’ll visit Tyrone Geter’s solo exhibition, I Come as One, but Stand as 10,000, to explore the artist’s approach to figure drawing. After experimenting with a variety of charcoal techniques and drawing exercises in the …

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Junanne Peck, Printmaking and the Spontaneous Mark – VAST October 3rd Guest Artist Demonstration

Join VAST for a printmaking demonstration by accomplished artist Junanne Peck on October 3rd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. Information about her art and demonstration of various printmaking techniques will be presented. This lecture will be the close of her 3 day workshop held in Denton which will include …

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Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition + Exhibition – deadline Sept. 30

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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Opening Reception for Merging Visions 2018 Exhibition Oct. 21

You are invited to the Opening Reception for Merging Visions 2018: A Collaborative Exhibit of Art and Poetry on Sunday, October 21, from 2-4 pm at the Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater (100 North Charles Street, Lewisville, TX 75057).

The Merging Visions exhibition is a collaboration between the Denton Poets’ Assembly and the Visual …

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Figure Drawing Workshop with Marko Head Oct. 13

Figure Drawing Workshop with Marko Head
Saturday, October 13, 2018
10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
$35 Public; $30 Member

Ages 12 and up

Throughout the history of art, the human figure has remained a persistent subject of intrigue that educates artists on the fundamentals of visual language.  Concept, …

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Healing Through the Arts October 11

In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, you are invited to heal and be healed through art and musical therapies including a hands-on arts project, dance performances from TWU, UNT, Moore Street Baptist Church, and local African American churches, as well a reading of an original poem by Kalilah Coulter. Artist and Professor of …

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Children’s Art Festival Sept. 29 in Denton

Saturday, September 29th

400 E Hickory St, Denton TX, 76201

9:00am-1:00pm

Come join us for our Children’s Art Festival here at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. This is your chance to bring your kids out to see many different local artists demonstrate how they make their artwork and for the kids to try their hand …

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Artists Enclave presents “Iron”

Artists Enclave of Denton County presents the regional premiere of Rona Munro’s theatrical drama, “Iron”, in which a mother and daughter try to break through the barriers of time, memory and trauma that separate them.  Don’t miss this exceptionally gripping and deeply moving play. “Iron” is funded in part by a Community Arts Grant from the Greater Denton Arts …

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VAST Demonstration on Clay Cups: Mindy Faubion on Sept. 5

The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) invites you to a demonstration on making cups from clay by artist Mindy Faubion on September 5th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, located at 400 East Hickory Street, Denton, TX.

“It can take me forever to choose the right coffee cup in …

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Artist at Work: Amie Adelman Installation Sept. 1

Artist at Work: Amie Adelman Installation
Saturday, September 1, 2018
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton TX
FREE

Ever wonder what an artist in process looks like? Find out as you watch Amie Adelman, Professor and the Fibers Coordinator in the College of Visual Arts and Design at the …

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Arts After School – Greater Denton Arts Council

New and Improved! This year, Arts After School is aligned with TEKS curriculum standards so the fun your kids are having out of school complements their work in school!

Fire up your imagination as we delve into the world of mythological creatures! Used to teach morals, convey the power of rulers, and explain natural …

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Arts After School in Denton

New and Improved! This year, Arts After School is aligned with TEKS curriculum standards so the fun your kids are having out of school complements their work in school!

Fire up your imagination as we delve into the world of mythological creatures! Used to teach morals, convey the power of rulers, and explain natural …

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Fun-Dango August 21 – benefiting Artists Enclave of Denton County

Salsa for the Arts:

Artists Enclave of Denton County invites arts supporters everywhere to our sizzling summer fundraiser, FUN-DANGO, hosted by Mulberry Street Cantina (110 West Mulberry Street, Denton TX 76201) Tuesday,August 21st, 5:30PM – 8PM.

Sponsor AccessBank Texas welcomes guests with a colorful Fun-Dango banner designed by Thomas Wayne Light. Enjoy Big Fatty’s …

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Award Winners of the VAST 29th Annual Juried Members Exhibition

The Visual Arts Society of Texas Announced Winners of its 29th Annual Juried Members Exhibition

July 24 – August 15, 2018
UNT on the Square
109 N. Elm, Denton, TX, 76201

Congratulations to the award winners of this year’s VAST Juried Members Exhibition. The awards were announced at the opening reception on …

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Golden Triangle Woodturners: Member Organization Spotlight

As part of our ongoing 50th Anniversary celebration, Golden Triangle Woodturners will share the joy of their craft with an evening of educational talks and demonstrations. Peruse handmade wares, learn about a variety of tools and processes, hear talks about their Empty Bowls Initiative and Wooden Cars for Kids project, and watch a live …

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Shadow Wall Play August 9

Thursday, August 9, 2018
5:30-8:30 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
FREE

Colby Parsons’ Structured Light exhibition, now on view in the Gough Gallery, toys with the relationship between the virtual world of light projection and the physical world of ceramics. In a fascinating display of intricate patterns and moving shapes, Parsons blends …

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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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