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Denton Arts call: 30 Under 30

Call for artists for 30 UNDER 30 exhibition

is now open through September 21

“North Texas 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 area. GDAC wants to showcase these young artists under 30 …

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Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition

The Greater Denton Arts Council presents the 34th annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. Materials: Hard + Soft began in 1987 in Denton, Texas as a celebration of the evolving field of contemporary craft and the remarkable creativity and innovation of artists who push the boundaries of their chosen media …

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Artist John Bramblitt Presentation and Demonstration via Zoom Sept. 2 at the Visual Arts Society of Texas

Please join VAST via Zoom for a presentation and demonstration by local artist John Bramblitt on September 2nd at 7 pm. John will discuss and demonstrate how he takes a multi-discipline approach to art. He will also discuss how to diversify the business side of art during the times of Covid-19. After losing his sight …

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2021 Materials Hard & Soft call for entries

About the exhibition

The Greater Denton Arts Council proudly presents the 34th 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 …

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Enclave Artist of the Month Reception July 14

Mulberry Street Cantina in beautiful downtown Denton, Texas has donated to Artists Enclave  a beautiful wall where our Artist of the Month’s visual art will be displayed.
Come celebrate at the opening reception with the first featured artist being Member Kimberley Dietrich, July 14th, 6:30-8 p.m. Social distancing will be practiced.  The art will be on …

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VAST Summer Class: Watercolor Landscape and Portrait with Stephen Zhang

VAST is sponsoring the summer class Watercolor Landscape and Portrait, taught by Artist Stephen Zhang.   Dates of Class: June 24, July 8, July 22, August 5 Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Place: via Zoom Fee: VAST Members $180, Non-Members $180 plus cost of membership $35+ (https://vastarts.org/membership/join/) Limit: 12   To Register: Sign up …

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June Updates from the Denton Area Arts Council – Online Exhibits & Programs

The Patterson-Appleton Arts Center is closed through June. Programs and exhibitions are occurring on our Facebook and website, but not in person. Please read the letter below from our executive director.

In accordance with health and safety guidelines from state and local officials, the Greater Denton Arts Council will remain closed. At this point …

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Stephen Zhang: Watercolor Landscapes – VAST’s May Guest Artist Presentation via Zoom May 6th

On Wednesday, May 6th at 7 pm, we will have our VAST monthly meeting via Zoom. Zoom is a way to communicate using your phone or computer to communicate with others on their computer. Stephen Zhang will be presenting information on watercolor landscapes.

First you will need to download the Zoom app at this url: …

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Denton’s Thin Line Festival March 25-29

Denton, TX — Thin Line Festival is gearing up for its twelfth year with the announcement of its music and film programming. The multidisciplinary event takes place in multiple venues across Denton from March 25-29, 2020, and will feature documentary screenings, live music performances, and photography exhibitions.

“Thin Line Fest is a unique combination of documentary …

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17th Annual Joyce Elaine Grant Lens Exhibition – reception Feb. 27

Juror: Lisa Sutcliffe, Curator of Photography at the Milwaukee Art Museum

Opening Reception:
February 27, 2020, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lecture: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Location: TWU East|West Gallery Denton, TX

Exhibition Dates: February 24 through April 13, 2020

Catalog: The 16th Annual Joyce Elaine Grant Exhibition Catalog is available for purchase via MagCloud. For a list of …

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4th Annual Guyer Band Craft Fair

Over 100 dedicated skilled crafters have been working diligently all year, creating beautiful and unique items for this year’s Craft Show. Come join us in a spring fling of clever and creative crafts as well as delicious treats and find something special from someplace special.

Saturday April 11, 2020 9am – 4pm
7501 Teasley Lane, Denton …

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Denton’s Thin Line Fest photography competition deadline Feb. 9

Denton’s Thin Line Photography Festival Extends Submission Deadline
International Competition Gives Applicants Extra Week to Submit Work

Denton, TX — Thin Line Festival has extended its Art Call deadline to Sunday, February 9, 2020. The competitive international photography festival takes place in Denton from March 25-29, 2020, and is open to all ages and nationalities.

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Presentation by Painter Bev Boren – VAST’s February Guest Artist

Please join The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), for a presentation and demonstration by Artist Bev Boren on  Wednesday, February 5th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Ms. Boren paints in oil and watercolor. Her work is primarily the result of her need to …

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Apply for the City of Denton’s pre-qualified public artist list

7265 Pre-Qualified Artist List

https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=6896

Fee: $45.00 (7265 Pre-Qualified Artist List)
Entry Deadline: 1/26/20
Number of Applications Allowed:

The City of Denton, Texas and its Public Art Committee seek exceptional, established public artists working in a variety of visual media and artistic approaches for its 2020-2022 Pre-Qualified National Artist List. Selected artists or artist teams …

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Randall M. Good Presentation and Demo – Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST)’ January Guest Artist

You are invited to join the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) on Wednesday, January 8th at 6:45 p.m. for a presentation and demonstration by Randall M. Good at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.  Good will present on his “old masters” style of art which is influenced by the Italian …

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CaFE Calls for Artists around Texas

CallforEntry.org is a great source for artist competitions, art festivals, public art calls, and art residencies. Search by call name, organization, or city and filter by call type, deadline, entry fee, state etc.

Madeley National

https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7070

Call Type: Competitions
Eligibility: National
State: Texas
Fee: $35.00 (Madeley National)
Entry Deadline: 12/20/19
Days remaining to deadline: 7
Time to take a breath! We …

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5th Annual VASTFEST Holiday Social and Shopping Event Dec. 4

You are invited to the 5th Annual VASTFEST on December 4th from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

VASTFEST is a fun holiday social and shopping event.

Meet local artists and see their art and handmade items while you enjoy soup, wine, hot cider and …

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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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