Tag: Denton TX

Sketching and Painting Presentation by Sudeep Kumar – VAST’s November Guest Artist

Please join The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), on November 6th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm. at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX., for a presentation by Sudeep Kumar. Sudeep is an award-winning artist living in Frisco Texas. He will present information on sketching, including a sketching demo followed by …

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Call for Artists:​ 17th Annual Joyce Elaine Grant Juried Exhibition

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION:
Established in 2001, and organized by the graduate photography students at Texas Woman’s University and the Photographic Artists’ Coalition, the annual Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibition provides a national venue for the exhibition of artistic expression as seen through the eye of the lens. Photographers throughout the United States are invited to submit …

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Artist Enclave Studio Tour October 12 &13

Hidden treasures abound at the Artist Enclave Studio Tour on October 12th (10am – 5pm) and 13th (Noon – 5pm) where more than 30 artists will showcase their original paintings, ceramics, jewelry, and art works will be available for purchase.

Stop by Denton’s Sleeping Lizards, A Creative Art Studio, UNT on the square and the …

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Annette Lawrence: More Time

More Time
Annette Lawrence
Gough Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

October 4 – December 15, 2019
Opening reception, October 4, 7 – 9 PM

Annette Lawrence’s studio practice is characterized by transforming raw data into drawings, objects, and installations. The data accounts for and measures everyday life. Her subjects of inquiry range from body cycles, to ancestor portraits, music …

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30 Under 30 exhibit opens Oct. 4 in Denton

30 UNDER 30 presented by First State Bank
Exhibition is October 4 – December 15, 2019
Opening Reception, October 4, 7-9 PM. Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton TX.

Denton is a town filled with amazing young talent, from students at the local universities to artists with no formal training, we are lucky to have these creative young people …

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Needlefelting by Umut Demirguc Thurman – VAST Oct. 2 Guest Artist Presentation

What:  Needlefelting by Umut Demirguc Thurman – VAST October Guest Artist Presentation

When:You are invited to a presentation and demonstration by Umut Demirguc Thurman on Needlefelting on October 2nd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Needlefelting is the process of interlocking wool fibers into position with …

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Well Blended at UNT on the Square – entries due Sept. 17

WELL BLENDED ART AND MUSIC AT UNT ON THE SQUARE

October 4th through October 15th the Artists Enclave of Denton County and Lumedia Musicworks collaborate to create a concoction of “Coffee” inspired creativity at Denton’s UNT on the Square.

The exhibition, titled WELL BLENDED, uses coffee and the concept of blending as a whimsical …

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Historically Significant Stained Glass in Denton, Texas – by VAST September 4th Guest Artist Christie A. Wood

You are invited to a presentation by glass artist Christie A. Wood on some of the historically significant stained glass artwork in Denton, Texas. The presentation takes place  September 4th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Christie will present artwork made from the 1930’s through …

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Common Knowledge Exhibit at the Armadillo – Reception August 16

Common Knowledge will be an open-themed, contemporary and fine art exhibition at Armadillo Art Gallery, on display from August 16th – September 15th, 2019.

You are graciously invited to attend the opening reception of Common Knowledge: a contemporary collective, to be held on Friday, August 16th, between 6:00 – 9:00 PM. It will be …

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Artists Enclave Celebrates Texas: FUNDANGO August 20

Art enthusiasts are looking forward to an evening of fun when Artists Enclave of Denton County puts on its second annual Fundango, 5:30-8 p.m., August 20 at Mulberry Street Cantina, 110 West Mulberry Street.

Frenchy’s Lawn Services and Mulberry Street Cantina join premier sponsor AccessBank Texas in supporting Fundango Texas Style. Guests will enjoy barbecue …

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Rosin & Illy Opening Reception July 26 at La Rose Maison

Please join us in welcoming James Rosin and Etienne Illy to the La Rose Maison Gallery. 

Mimosas, wine and hors d’oeuvres will be provided.
Free to attend.

Friday, 7/26/2019 5pm-7pm

La Rose Maison Art Gallery
221 W. Hickory St., Denton, TX 76201
Lara Heber – Owner
www.larosemaison.com
laraheber@larosemaison.com

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30 UNDER 30 call for artists

The DFW area is filled with amazing young talent, from students at the local universities to artists with no formal training, we are lucky to have these creative young people in our neighborhoods. The Greater Denton Arts Council with sponsorship from First State Bank wants to showcase these young artists, connecting them with our …

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Opening Reception of the 31st Annual VAST Members Exhibition on July 19

You are invited to the Opening Reception of the 31st Annual VAST Members Exhibition that takes place on July 19th, from 6 – 8 pm at UNT on the Square, 109 N Elm St, Denton, TX .

VAST sponsors this annual event to offer its members an important opportunity to enter their work in a …

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Artists Enclave’s Fun-Dango – Texas Style on August 20th

Artists Enclave’s Summer Fundraiser returns to Mulberry Street Cantina for live music, dance, great beverages, food, a live paint, a good ole cake walk, live auction and more surprises.

Mulberry Street Cantina, 110 W Mulberry St, Denton, Texas 76201

Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM

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Merging Visions FREE Workshop Series

Merging Visions Workshop Series
June 13, July 11, and August 8
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
FREE

Join members of VAST and the Denton Poets’ Assembly to celebrate the Merging Visions exhibition through three workshops that unite visual and literary artistic expression.

June 13: Triple Your Fun: Poetry, Origami, and Gelli Printing

Make an …

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Call for Entries – 31st Annual VAST Members Exhibition

The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) sponsors the annual VAST Members Exhibition to offer its members an important opportunity to enter their work in a juried exhibition that showcases members only. The exhibit provides an excellent venue for the North Texas community to appreciate the high quality and diverse nature of art produced by …

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Creative Recycling: Torn Paper Collage July 11

Join members of VAST and the Denton Poets’ Assembly to celebrate the Merging Visions exhibition through workshops that unite visual and literary artistic expression.  July 11, 2019

This hands-on workshop will begin by tearing things apart and end by putting them back together in new configurations.  Participants will take home a frameable work of recycled …

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Gallery Talk with Chrystal McConnell

Join Chrystal McConnell for a talk about her solo exhibition, Play Hard or Go Home, now on view in Gough Gallery.

Q&A to follow.

Saturday, July 13, 2019 1:00 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton FREE RSVP

Play Hard or Go Home is a large-scale installation of over 1,600 books and family memories by Los …

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Family Program on Bookmaking with Chrystal McConnell June 15

Family Program | Third Saturdays
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Patterson Appleton Art Center
Kids ages 6-12
$5 per kid (adults do not need a ticket)
Advanced Registration strongly preferred
https://dentonarts.com/

Every third Saturday of the month the Greater Denton Arts Council offers fun for the whole family! Come …

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Merging Visions FREE Workshop Series

Merging Visions Workshop Series
June 13, July 11, and August 8
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
FREE

Join members of VAST and the Denton Poets’ Assembly to celebrate the Merging Visions exhibition through three workshops that unite visual and literary artistic expression.

June 13: Triple Your Fun: Poetry, Origami, and Gelli Printing

Make an …

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Merging Visions Exhibition

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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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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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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