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We’re Taking The TX Studio Online – virtual resources for photographers & artists

Creatives Facebook Group
Creatives we made a new Facebook group so that we can share resources, ideas, share your work, ask questions. The TX Studio is a place to create and we hope this is group is a place for you to be inspired, encourage each other and connect.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/thetxstudio

Free Online Webinars

We are starting …

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FIGMENT Dallas Interactive Art Festival, March 14, 2020 10am-10pm

On Saturday, March 14 from 10am-10pm, the free FIGMENT Dallas interactive art festival returns to Reverchon Park, 3505 Maple Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75219. This one-day-only all-ages event features interactive and participatory art installations from 31+ emerging and established artists working in a variety of different disciplines.

This unique, interactive art experience is family friendly, all ages …

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Metropolitan ArtSpace February 2020 Artist Reception

Now showing at Metropolitan ArtSpace! Framed Emotion, featuring the work of Charles McDowell and Jim D. Johnson.

Mark your calendar for Thursday, February 13 for the Artist Reception, where 10% from Mypolarlife proceeds (the artwork of Charles McDowell) will go toward mental health awareness, at okaytosay.org. Jim D. Johnson is also auctioning one of his …

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SIGNS OF THE TIMES

SIGNS OF THE TIMES

February 15 – May 2, 2020

Opening Reception

Saturday, February 15, 2020

From 5 – 8 pm

Signs of the Times is a thoughtful group exhibition which features many ideas regarding the significance of signs from street advertising to sociopolitical signage throughout the past century. This exhibition consists of various photographs …

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Fall Art Walk at Goldmark Cultural Center Nov. 16

The Goldmark Fall Art Walk is an open studio tour that offers visitors an excellent opportunity to freely tour the creative spaces of more than 60 artists working throughout two buildings at the Goldmark Cultural Center located at 13999 & 14001 Goldmark Dr., in Dallas.

The artists will be on hand to personally introduce …

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Chris Brandley: Colors of Europe exhibit reception Oct. 25

The vibrant oil paintings of Texas artist, Chris Brandley embrace a range of subjects, with a focus on expressive brushstrokes, and intense lighting. Her current collection “Colors of Europe,” now showing at Keller’s Elm Street Studio delivers a delightful array of both grand and intimate moments from her visits in France and Italy. Brandley takes …

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New Photography Collective Exhibition

The New Photography Collective is pleased to present its first members’ exhibit at the Goldmark Cultural Center’s John H. Milde Gallery, 13999 Goldmark Dr., Dallas, TX 75240, from October 7 – November 8, 2019 (10am-4:30pm on weekdays).  An artists’ reception will be held on Sunday, October 20 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. 

The New Photography Collective began …

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Dallas finest Artists Speaking LIVE about Successes, Failures, and MORE! August 23rd

FREE ENTRY!!! 💙💙💙💙 – In order to attend you must RSVP through Eventbrite!!

GOAL- We aim to bring the art community together so each and everyone of us can learn from our past successes, failures, and obstacles.

Dallas Finest Artists Speaking LIVE in Person!

Fri, August 23, 2019 7:00 PM – 10:00 …

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Space, Time, Love: The 3 Dimensions of Life August 17

Goldmark Cultural Center invites you to the opening reception of “Space, Time, Love…” a solo exhibit featuring the original works of Steven Wright. The reception will take pace in the John H. Milde Gallery (13999 Goldmark Dr., Dallas) on Saturday, August 17, from 2:00 – 4:00 pm. This event will take place in conjunction with …

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The Art of Sport by Chris Brown

Sports artist, Chris Brown brings Sports, Art, and Education together in one great package. He has been the official artist for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame for 11 years and for the first time ever, is sharing part of his private collection of sports art with the public.

Elm Street Studio in Keller …

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Summer Art Walk Aug. 17 at Goldmark

The artists of Goldmark Cultural Center invite you to stop by and cool off during the upcoming Summer Art Walk, which will take place from 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm on Saturday, August 17, 2019.

Stop by for a bit, or spend the day! Bring a friend, and come check out the open studios, meet …

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Summer Film Series: Ordinary Miracles: The Photo League’s New York on Aug. 17

PDNB Gallery presents the final installment of this year’s summer film series this month. The selection, Ordinary Miracles: The Photo League’s New York, covers the span of 1936 – 1951, the active years of the Photo League.

This important documentary covers the history of one of the most celebrated and influential photography groups in New York …

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Poetry Mail Art Call

Send your Poem with or without an illustration
Curated by Junanne Peck / junannepeck@mac.com
All Submissions remain the property of the artist

All submissions will be on display at the Irving Art Association’s Gallery along with “Voice and Vision” Art Exhibit
August 25 – September 27, 2019

Free Theme, Technique, and size
No …

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Local Visions of Realism opens August 2 in Fort Worth

August 2 – August 21, 2019

RECEPTION: Friday, August 2, 2019  @ 6 PM – 9 PM

Fort Worth Community Arts Center

Free. https://www.fwcac.com/post/local-visions-of-realism

Curator’s Statement:

Contemporary realism is an important emerging art movement in which living artists pursue standards of aesthetic beauty and good technique established by the master artists of the past while tackling …

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“This’n That”: Apropos Appropriation by Jerry Smith

“This’n That”: Apropros Appropriation by Jerry Smith

August 2 – August 21, 2019

RECEPTION: Friday, August 2, 2019 @ 6 PM – 9 PM

Fort Worth Community Arts Center

After completing my Dad’s farm estate sale, I recognized that his whole life included the …

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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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SUMMER FILM SERIES: Garry Winogrand: All Things Are Photographable

This summer season, PDNB Gallery will be screening films and documentaries that spotlight the photographic medium, from its complex history to the artists that made instrumental contributions to its innovation.

To launch this special summer program, the gallery will be screening the award winning documentary, Garry Winogrand: All Things are Photographable, on Saturday, …

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Barbara Tilka: A Therapeutic Stroke of Art

Originally from Cuba, Santa Barbara Tilka immigrated with her immediate family to the United States as a child. In many of her paintings, her use of vibrant colors reflects her Spanish heritage. This, and influences of her work as an Occupational Therapist where she thrives on seeing others strengthen, heal, and grow in their outlook, …

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May 18th Art Walk at Goldmark

Join the artists of Goldmark for an Art Walk on Saturday, May 18, benefiting Dallas Arts Therapy.  Drop by at your convenience any time between 11:00 am – 5:00 pm and visit the resident artists in their open studios, watch creative demonstrations, add your touch to an exterior mural in progress, view the fabulous solo …

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2019 Celebrating Irving: Irving Memories – call for art

The Irving Heritage Society and the Irving Art Association invite you to join us in this year’s festivities in celebrating the long and glorious journey that is the City of Irving. Along with other activities, we call on all artists and creative writers to exhibit works at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts. The …

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March Art Walk March 9 at Goldmark Cultural Center

Join us for Spring Art Walk on Saturday, March 9th from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm at the Goldmark Cultural Center, located at 13999 & 14001 Goldmark Dr., in Dallas.
  There will be open artist studios in both buildings, live demos, a print exhibition on display in the John H. Milde Gallery, and …

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Print Rodeo – A Student Showcase

Print Rodeo is a Texas Student Showcase featuring works from students at Baylor University, Mary Harden Baylor, University of North Texas, Brookhaven, Cedar Valley College, Texas A&M University in Corpus Christi, University of Texas in San Antonio, University of Texas in El Paso, Texas A&M University in Kingsville, and Steven F. Austin University.

Please join …

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Mar. 5: Dallas Architecture Forum Presents Design Inspirations, Part Two Panel Discussion

The Dallas Architecture Forum
Continues Its Spring 2019 Panel Discussion Series With
“Design Inspirations”
Part Two – March 5, 2019

Free and Open to the Public!

The Dallas Architecture Forum, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing public education about architecture, design and the urban environment, continues its Spring 2019 Panel Discussion Series on Tuesday,  March 5,  2019 with “Design Inspirations Part Two,” moderated by Meg Fitzpatrick, …

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Chain Stories – Closing Reception & Artist Talk

Chain Stories Exhibition – Catherine Cornelius Exhibit – on display now in the Milde Gallery @ Goldmark Cultural Center (13999 Goldmark Dr., in Dallas) through February 28, 2019, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

Closing Reception – Saturday, February 23, 2:00 pm-4:00 pm (Art Talk 3:00 pm-4:00 pm).

Artist Statement
I became preoccupied with chains a few years …

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GALLERY TALK: INHABITING on Feb. 16 at PDNB Gallery

GALLERY TALK: INHABITING

February 16, 2019 at 2 pm

Special lecture by TRUETT ROBERTS of TKTR Architects.

We invite you to join us Saturday, February 16th at 2 pm, for a gallery talk by architect, Truett Roberts, from the Dallas based firm, TKTR Architects. This special event is part of our educational programming held in …

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Art Exhibit: Life in Frame | KC Hulsman: reception Feb. 1

Keller’s Elm Street Studio hosts Life in Frame, featuring the works of local, award-winning photographer KC Hulsman from January 9th through March 1st. The exhibition is a celebration of life and even the beauty of age and decay, immortalizing fleeting moments of adventure to be found on life’s journey, ranging from the desolate quiet …

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Court Bailey: Journaling Feb. 13

February 13, 2019 TAG in the Morning
Court Bailey

Court will be showing us his methods and tools for preserving special moments and memories in Journals in the February TAG in the Morning meeting. Be sure to bring a small sketchbook or journal to work in. See you there the February 13th at 10:00 am.

Location: Trinity …

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Art in the Atrium 18 deadline to apply Feb. 22

FREE to enter!

The City of Frisco seeks original, 2-Dimensional artworks by artists from Frisco and the surrounding area for the 18th installment of Art in the Atrium. Art in the Atrium 18 will showcase artistic excellence in the region, encourage public dialogue, understanding and enjoyment of visual art, and promote the City’s cultural initiatives.

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Winter 2019 Free Basic Classes – new classes!

The Irving Art Association offers free basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium.

The Free Basics Classes follow a progressive sequence where you will learn basic skills via instructor demo/lecture — exercise —-practice. The series is designed for beginners of a particular art medium. Expect traditional as well as …

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ACRYLIC NIGHT on Jan. 4: Project – Pouring a Swipe

Project for Friday, January 4, 2019 with be Pouring using the Swipe method.

Sharon Giles will demonstrate how to mix paint for pouring and how to do the swiping method. The demo will start at 7pm.

To see a playlist of videos illustrating swiping: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLl-w4JxzL7QsJILMS5QMdfdzDxMzWghN0

Or you can work on your own project. We’re dedicating …

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The Bath House seeks art for the 25th anniversary of the El Corazón exhibition – deadline Dec. 11

Entries Deadline:

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Applications close at 11:59 PM, Mountain Time Zone


Exhibition Dates: February 2-March 9, 2019
The Bath House Cultural Center and exhibition curator, Jose Vargas, invite visual artists to submit entries for the 25th Annual El Corazón art exhibition.

Since 1993, Mr. Vargas has organized the …

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Free Basic Classes on Art Journaling

The Irving Art Association offers FREE basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium. Each class is a series of four held on Thursday nights 7-9pm for a month.

The FREE classes on Art Journaling will be taught by Jackie Byers on February 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2019 …

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Urban Sketchers Group meets Nov. 17 in Grapevine

The USk-DFW sketch crawl is this Saturday, Nov. 17th in Grapevine. Meet in front of the Visitors’ Center at 1:30. Free parking is behind the Visitor Center building. Address: Grapevine Visitor Information Center, 636 S Main St, Grapevine, TX 76051 https://www.grapevinetexasusa.com/listing/grapevine-visitor-information-center/122/

Grapevine is loaded with great sketch opportunities: the old train station, the Farmers’ …

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17th Annual Cross Timbers Artists Studio Tour Nov. 10-11

Cross Timbers Artists Guild

17thAnnual Artist Studio Tour

November 10-11, 2018

The members of the Cross Timbers Artists Guild cordially invite you to participate in their 17thAnnual Artists Studio Tour!

The purpose of the Tour is to give the public an opportunity to get to know local artists, to observe their creative process first …

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Nov. Art Walk @ Goldmark Nov. 17

Join your friends at the Goldmark Cultural Center for a November Art Walk on Saturday, November 17, from 12-4 pm. This event is free and open to the public.

In addition to the open artist studios, the Milde Gallery will feature a display of high school student ceramic work, with the surrounding hallways boasting …

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