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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.

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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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Oshibana Art Classes and Workshops: Pavlina demo/workshop for Association of Grand Prairie Artists

The Association of Grand Prairie Artists presents

Pavlina Panova: Creating Art with Nature

Nov. 5, 2018 6:30-8:30 pm
Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce, 900 Conover St. (across the street from the Main Library)

  • basic methods of collecting, pressing and preserving botanical materials
  • how to work with pressed plants to create botanical art
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Art Exhibit: Bokeh | Juan Velazquez

Bokeh, the exhibit title of Fort Worth artist, Juan Velazquez’ current show refers to the out-of-focus areas of a photographic image. Velazquez explores and capitalizes on this technique in order to draw our attention to the detail in his subject. He uses traditional fundamental oil methods married with modern photographic influences, while also playing …

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La Virgen de Guadalupe Art Exhibit entries due Nov. 3

The 22nd Annual
La Virgen de Guadalupe Art Exhibit
Curated by Jose Vargas

NOW ACCEPTING ENTRIES
CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION 

Deadline for submission: Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 5:00 PM.

No entry fee is required.

This popular annual exhibition honors The Virgen de Guadalupe, patron saint of Mexico. Since 1992, Jose Vargas, …

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Workshops de los Muertos at OC3

Workshop de los Muertos
Calaca Workshop: Saturday, Oct 20th
Paint Workshop: Friday, Oct 26th
Calavera Workshop: Saturday, Oct 27th

The Oak Cliff Cultural Center honors departed loved ones with the Workshop de los Muertos series on Saturdays, October 20th, 27th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m (all ages). In addition, a …

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What Dreams May Come – Reception Oct. 20

Please join us for an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 20, 2:00 pm—4:00 pm, in the Milde Gallery at the Goldmark Cultural Center. This event is free and open to the public.

Just in time for the haunting season, ‘What Dreams May Come’ is an exhibit featuring works inspired by the mysterious, the fantastical, …

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ACRYLIC NIGHT – Let’s paint or pour on pumpkins! Oct. 5

Get ready for the fall season, Halloween and Thanksgiving, by decorating some of these iconic gourds. Doors open at 6:30 pm – free session is 7-9pm at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. in Irving. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

RSVP to info@irvingart.org or on our Meetup site (accounts …

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LCC calls for art: HECHO EN DALLAS – deadline Sept. 29

15th Annual HECHO EN DALLAS Juried Exhibition
Call for Artists
Submission deadline: Saturday, September 29, 2018 by 5 pm

Hecho en Dallasis an annual juried exhibition designed to showcase the recent work of professional artists who reside and are active in the artistic environment of the Dallas area. The exhibition …

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Art Exhibition: #Thisislife | Megan DeSoto opens Sept. 22 at Elm Street Studio

Elm Street Studio is pleased to present Megan DeSoto’s solo exhibition #Thisislife, representing a body of still life photographic work developed over the last two years. DeSoto’s photographs investigate social media, culture, and family tradition to better understand, embrace and defy the dynamics that play into the pressures of women and their perceived role …

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Rendezvous: A Meeting of Art and Place Sept. 15

Rendezvous: A Meeting of Art and Place features selected colorful and nostalgic work from emerging Texas-based artists. As the show’s curator, Meredith Cawley seeks to create a site-specific installation of artwork that plays with the quirkiness of space, angles, edges and windowed entrances of the John H. Milde Gallery at the Goldman Cultural Center.

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Art in the Atrium 17 deadline August 20

Art in the Atrium 17
Submission Deadline: August 20
https://friscotexas.gov/840/Art-in-the-Atrium

FREE to enter

The mission of the City of Frisco Public Art Program is to enrich Frisco’s artistic vitality and cultural vibrancy by bringing dynamic contemporary art to a broad audience of residents and visitors.

In keeping with that …

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Art Walk @ Goldmark August 18

If you haven’t visited the Goldmark Cultural Center yet, the August Art Walk would be a great time to do so! In addition to the open artist studios from 12-4 pm, there will also be a pop-up shop filled with a variety of original creative wares, and an opening reception of ‘Echo’ – an …

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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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Collaging in Your Art Journal or on Canvas July 27

Sharon Giles will lead the July 27 Open Art Night workshop sponsored by Irving Art Association.

This workshop is FREE but supplies are required! RSVP to sharongiles@gmail.com or on the Meetup site. (Meetup is free to join.)

Friday, July 27. 7-9 pm at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving …

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Professional Development Webinar Series: Secrets of Radio Marketing Aug. 15 FREE

TCA’s next live webinar, Secrets of Radio Marketing, will be offered at 2 PM Central on August 15. Radio marketing is one of the best ways to attract new audiences. Traditional paid marketing is still one of the most cost-effective ways to market your programs, but not the only way you can utilize radio. Longtime WRR-FM …

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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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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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