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Irving Senior Arts Festival call for art – deadline July 24

Irving Art Assocation is partnering with Irving’s Heritage Senior Center to provide exhibit opportunites for its senior members and area artists. This is a free opportunity for for seniors 50+.

Heritge will host its first Senior Arts Festival in August and they will exhibit art by senior citizen artists all month. A reception will …

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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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Texas Showcase call for entries

Texas Showcase is open to artists and craftsman in all genres. Submissions must exemplify “TEXAS.” Show opens August 7th and runs through September 21st.

Turn-in dates for entry to the show are Tuesday, July 31 – Saturday, August 4th.
No charge to enter pieces.

Participants need not be a member of CFCA or …

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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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TCA’s Free Professional Development Webinar on Strategic Marketing June 20

Free Professional Development Webinar Series  

     Please join us for a webinar on:

 Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM CDT      Register now! https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/7858864203630694401 Strategic Marketing How can you make the most of your marketing dollars in order to reach your desired audiences? In this presentation, Brooklyn Barbieri Henson, Director of …

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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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Call for Entries from Grackle Art Gallery

Grackle Art Gallery – call for entries in all media including performance and installations for two group shows, April 14th and May 12th. Send images including title, size and media/proposals to grackleartgallery@gmail.com.

No fees and no commissions.

Submitted by Grackle Art Gallery. Email: grackleartgallery@gmail.com

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Hometown Texas: Photographs by Peter Brown, Stories by Joe Holley

Texas is perfect subject matter for both photographer, Peter Brown, and journalist, Joe Holley. Their recent book, Hometown Texas, explores the land and people of this vast state of Texas: East, West, North, South and Central. They illustrate through stories and pictures, the place that shapes a person that defines them as Texans.

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Art Exhibit: Endangered Moments | Charice Cooper

Endangered Moments by Charice Cooper: Revealing the beautiful and extraordinary subtleties of a single moment in time so the viewer can absorb and fully appreciate a fleeting moment that would otherwise be lost in a bustling and distracted world.

See Cooper’s magnificent oil paintings from November 1 to December 28, 2017 at Elm Street …

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45th Edom Art Festival Oct. 14 & 15

 

Edom Prepares for 2017 Art Festival

EDOM, TX –For more than 45 years, the small artists’ community of Edom in East Texas has hosted a festival for working artists presenting their talents to an appreciative audience of gifters and collectors.  The festival is the premier art show in East Texas.  High quality art, …

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Free Film Screening: American Experience: Bonnie & Clyde Oct. 14

In conjunction with the current exhibition,
“Bonnie & Clyde: The End”
PDNB Gallery will be presenting a documentary screening of
“American Experience: Bonnie & Clyde”
Saturday, October 14 at 2 PM & 4 PM. Runtime: 54 minutes No RSVP required. Event is free and open to the public.

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Exhibit and Reception Sept. 22: Storms of Life | Chrissy Fitch

Storms of Life, mixed media works by Chrissy Fitch are currently on view at Elm Street Studio in Keller. Fitch’s work investigates the vastness of the natural world: nature, from its majestic beauty to violent storms, as it relates to personal life storms such as illness, relationships and loss. In her work, she communicates …

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Fort Worth Art Collective at The Grackle Art Gallery

The Grackle Art Gallery, a non-profit art space, presents the Fort Worth Art Collective, a group of professional artists working in a variety of media, featuring Rachel Barminski Bounds, Bill Barter, Lou Chapman, Sherri Woodard Coffey, Lisa Cunningham, Mike Cunningham, Cynthia Lewis, Linda Little, Vicki Owen, Allison Proulx, Susan Sitzes, Pam Stern and Bernardo …

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Dia de los Muertos: The Path of Winged Souls call for art

Call for Art – Día de los Muertos: The Path of Winged Souls October 14-November 11, 2017 The Bath House Cultural Center invites artists to submit artwork for its 31st Annual Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) art exhibition, which will be on display from October 14 to November 11, 2017.

This …

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Art Reception: What a Wonderful World | Chris Brandley: August 4 at Elm Street Studio

Lavish landscapes with vibrant colors as interpreted by Chris Brandley’s recent travel experiences in Europe are currently on display at Elm Street Studio in Keller. Having grown up in a military family, Brandley has a wealth of past and recent travel experiences, all of which have influenced the painter she is today. Her work …

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A Moment in Cuba | Amy McMurry – Reception June 16

The images captured by McMurry during her stay in Cuba express her observations of the people of the island. She found them to be resourceful, artistic, outgoing, and dynamic. Every piece represents a different moment in Cuba. Every moment is just that, a fleeting passage of time. In the blink of an eye, or …

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Free sessions on Making Collage Paper May 21 and Making Small Collages May 26

Irving Art Association sponsors a Meetup group: Open Art Sundays on third Sunday afternoons and Open Art Fridays on the first, second and fourth Fridays. Sessions are free unless stated. Bring your own supplies. (sometimes there will be a small supply fee).

Sharon Giles will be the leader for these two sessions. RSVP through …

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Soda Heads – a group show at The Grackle Art Gallery

Group show of amazing, established local artists as well as some exceptional young and up and coming ones. Come for the art, stay for the music. Saturday, May 13, 7-11pm

Featuring Elaine Taylor, Anthony Marcus Black, Heather Bird, Bailey K Chapman, Areysi Mendoza, Christopher De La Paz, Jyoti Ahmed, Rowan Barnard, Terry Horn, John …

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Arts and Health in the Military: Meeting the Challenge of a Post-War Zone Life

Arts and Health in the Military:
Meeting the Challenge of a Post-War Zone Life
Saturday, June 24th 1:00 – 4:00
FREE!

The Writer’s Garret
1250 Majesty Drive,
Dallas, TX 75247

Flyer: VSATX BEITZ Workshop Dallas

VSA Texas’ Distinguished
Artist Veterans Program and
Bring Everyone in the Zone
(BEITZ) …

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Bedford ArtsFest Saturday, April 8th

The Bedford ArtsFest is an annual fine arts festival featuring local and regional artists on April 8, 2017. FREE ADMISSION.

http://www.bedfordtx.gov/artsfest/

Saturday, April 8th from 10am-6pm at the Boys Ranch Park, 2801 Forest Ridge Dr, Bedford, TX 76021

Featuring original fine arts in these categories: Fine Arts/Graphics, Pottery, Painting, Textiles, Glass, Jewelry, Leather, Metal, Photography, Wood, …

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South Side Art Walk and Open Studios – March 25, 2017

The South Side Art Walk and Open Studios is an event centered around community and creativity. Come stroll the Artist Quarter at South Side on Lamar in the historic Sears building and discover a myriad of artists and talents while taking in the fresh tunes by DJ Frances Jaye and sipping a delicious beverage from Checkered Past Winery …

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South Side Art Walk call for artists

March 25, 2017 4-8pm
1409 S. Lamar, Dallas TX

South Side Art Walk and Open Studios is looking for artists who create gallery quality work and fine crafts to come sail with us on our maiden voyage. The first in a series of quarterly events, South Side Art Walk will be offering up …

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Call for Artists/2018-2019 Exhibition Schedule at Gardiner Gallery of Art

The Gardiner Gallery of Art at Oklahoma State University invites artists of all media to apply for our 2018 – 2019 exhibition schedule. Proposals are welcomed for both solo and group exhibitions.

To be considered, artists must possess an MFA, PhD, or substantial exhibition record. We ask that all submissions include the following …

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LCC call for artists: 14TH ANNUAL HECHO EN DALLAS


CALL FOR ENTRIES

14th Annual Hecho en Dallas

Submission deadline:
Saturday, March 11, 2017 by 5 p.m.

Hecho en Dallas is an annual juried exhibition designed to showcase the recent work of professional artists who reside and are active in …

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Photography Exhibit: And They Say Of Her Woman| Angelika Ejtel

The Fort Worth Community Arts Center is pleased to announce the opening reception for self-portrait photographer Angelika Ejtel’s exhibition “And They Say Of Her Woman”.

Inspired by the poetry of a famous Polish poet H.  Poswiatowska, in this exhibition of self-portraits, Angelika Ejtel integrates the images that belong to her …

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Art Exhibit: Fresh Paint | Hailey Herrera

Inspired by the Japanese aesthetic of Wabi-Sabi, in this exhibit of abstract watermedia paintings Hailey Herrera integrates freeform lines and shapes; finding her inspiration from nature and her surroundings. Unless she has a specific theme in mind, she begins with some calligraphic lines without …

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Online Interviews with Successful Artists: STARVING ARTIST NO MORE – Free event starts Feb. 1

Local artist and entrepreneur Heidi Eisley: I’ve interviewed 12 artist from all over the world for this FREE 3-Day event starting Feb 1st!    It’s called Starving Artist No More!    These artists share their secrets on how they use art to create extra income!   Most of the artists on the series are creating …

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Art Exhibit and Reception: Capturing the Dream | Irma Ward

Capturing the Dream | Irma Ward

Reception:
Friday, January 27
6:00 to 8:00 pm

Ward begins with a sketch that can be contrived as a recognizable scene or accessible shapes, then transforms the surface, layer after layer, until the painting is complete. Ward shares a favorite quote from Marc Chagall speaking about …

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Jeanine Michna-Bales; Through Darkness to Light: Seeking Freedom on the Underground Railroad

From a cotton plantation just south of Natchitoches, Louisiana, all the way north to Canada, Jeanine Michna-Bales has created a photographic journey of a slave’s long road to freedom, circa 1840. Michna-Bales decade long project uncovered roughly 1,400 miles, revealing actual sites, cities and places that freedom-seekers passed through. Homes of Abolitionists William Beard, …

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JD Miller: Valentine’s Day LIVE Painting

Join internationally acclaimed contemporary artist JD Miller on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 from 5 – 8 pm for his annual Valentine’s Day LIVE painting performance. Miller will begin the performance at 6:30 pm. This year’s event will once again be in our main gallery to incorporate a larger audience. Please note that children are …

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First Friday Coloring Book Meetup in Irving

The next session is Friday, January 6th from 6:30 – 9:00 pm.

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75062

Come color with us! All ages are welcome. FREE and open to the public.

Irving Art Association will provide basic art supplies (pencils, crayons, markers) and pages to color. But …

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The Creative Arts Center Announces Mural Opportunity At The Cedars Backyard

THE CREATIVE ARTS CENTER ANNOUNCES MURAL OPPORTUNITY AT THE CEDARS BACKYARD Themed “ground·swell” Mural Competition Will Serve as Membership Drive for the Creative Arts Center DALLAS – December 19, 2016 – Creative Arts Center of Dallas (CAC) invites artists to submit proposals for “ground·swell”, a public art partnership with The Cedars Social and its …

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The Dragon that Never Sleeps – a solo exhibit by Anna Crowley Ford

Anna Crowley Ford’s installation consists of over 40 handmade ceramic heads in her own likeness. Each describes a different feeling or experience that she has when she is attacked by migraines. She has beautiful photographs of herself along with her story. The exhibit will include a video that she has made of herself doing …

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