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VAGF ArtRageous 2017 deadline June 1

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This is a call for all artists to submit their artworks for our upcoming summer show titled ArtRageous 2017 to be held from June 21 through July 15, 2017.

Entries will be accepted in the categories of Painting, Drawing, Photography Mixed Media, and Sculpture. Subject matter is open. All works should be artist’s original creation. Prints of originals are not accepted. If interested, send completed Submission form with up to 3 images of your artworks as JPEG to exhibits@vagf.org for consideration by Thursday, June 1. Please include dimensions, medium, title and sale price for each submitted artwork. Please make sure that the work shall not have previously been exhibited in a VAGF Show.

You will be notified of acceptance into the show by Monday, June 12. Accepted works must be delivered at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N Dallas Parkway, Frisco TX 75034 on the Take In date and time.
For more information see https://vagf.org/2017/04/11/27224/

Timeline for the show
Submission: Thursday, June 1
Acceptance: Monday, June 12
Take-in: Sunday, June 18, from 12:00 – 2:00 PM
Opening Reception: Sunday, June 25, 6:00-8:00 PM
Take-down: Sunday, July 16, from 12:00 – 2:00 PM

Entry Fee
Show is free for VAGF members. Non-members fee is $30. Join VAGF now for only $35 to receive members benefits throughout the year of 2017. https://vagf.org/membership/

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Harvest Art Exhibit: Call for Artists

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Art Exhibition from Oct 31st- Dec 3rd. http://friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/frisco-art-gallery/

The Frisco Art Gallery is looking for artists with a desire to exhibit any two-dimensional works.

Submission deadline is Monday, Oct. 10.

A $30 entry fee per artist is required. Artists may submit up to 5 pieces.

To submit work, send .jpegs of individual works to dhill@friscotexas.gov.

Work must be titled with artist’s name.

Artist will be notified of their acceptance on or before Saturday, Oct. 22.

Upon acceptance:

Artist agreement must be completed

List: artist, title, size, media, description, and price attached to back of work.

To meet gallery requirements, work must be ready-to-hang for Arakawa Railing System (wire on back is best).

  • Drop off date will be Sunday, Oct. 30 between 10am-12pm.

Entry fee ($30) due by drop off date. Check or credit card only. No cash. Checks made out to “City of Frisco”

  • Pick up will be Sunday, Dec. 4 between 12pm-2pm.

 

Artist Agreement and Entry Form

For more information contact dhill@friscotexas.gov or call 972-292-6651

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ArtRageous exhibit – opening reception on Sunday, June 26 at 6:30 pm

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Please join the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco (VAGF) for an opening reception on Sunday, June 26 at 6:30 pm. Meet exhibiting artists and mingle with art lovers. Admission is free, light refreshments will be served.

The ArtRageous exhibit is featuring over 60 artworks in a variety of styles. Come enjoy it at the Frisco Discovery Center (8004 Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034) between June 21 – July 17, 2016.

Visit www.VAGF.org  for more details about the organization and current events.

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ARTrageous in Frisco

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The Visual Arts Guild of Frisco will host a closing reception for the open art show featuring pieces by more than 24 members and non-members in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center. The reception from 3-5PM is free and open to the public.

Questions? Contact VAGF President, Brenda Thomas at brenda.g.thomas@gmail.com

 

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Call for ARTrageous Submissions – June 21st Deadline!

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The Visual Arts Guild of Frisco will host an open art show for members and non-members this summer in the Frisco Art Gallery at Frisco’s Discovery Center. Come during regular business hours to view art of all mediums and genres from local artists. Submit up to 5 images to artwithpaige@gmail.com BY JUNE 21 to be considered for this show.

Up to three images will be accepted per artist. Entry fee is $10 for VAGF members and $20 for non-VAGF members.

Pieces must be ready-to-hang. Drop off will be June 28th from 12-2pm at the Frisco Discovery Center.

Questions? Contact VAGF President, Brenda Thomas at brenda.g.thomas@gmail.com

http://friscodiscoverycenter.com/files/4714/3413/7794/ARTrageous_Prospectus.pdf

 

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VAGF Monthly Meeting July 14

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Join the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco on July 14th from 7-9PM  for their monthly meeting at the Frisco Discovery Center,8004 N. Dallas Parkway , Frisco , TX 75034, and meet other artists to share techniques and ideas. FREE and open to the public.

Questions? Email info@vagf.org.

VAGF holds monthly membership meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm. http://vagf.org/

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/visualartsguildoffrisco

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Invitation / Call for Frisco Area Artists for ArtSeen Studio Tour

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ArtSeen invites artists and makers in the Frisco area to consider joining us for the 5th annual ArtSeen Studio Tour coming this October 17 & 18 in Frisco.  The Studio Tour is a free annual event that connects working artists with the community.

If you are interested in finding out more about the tour, and possibly participating in the fall event, we invite you to our meeting this Sunday, May 3 at 4:00pm at thegallery8680, located at 8680 W. Main Street, Frisco, TX  75033.

More information can be found at http:www.artseentour.com.  If you have questions, contact Misty Oliver-Foster atartseenhere@gmail.com or 214-384-7200.

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Two Days Left to Submit Images for “emoji” in the Frisco Art Gallery!

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Interested in displaying your expressive, emotive work? Submit images to pprater@friscoarts.org by Jan 28 to be considered for participating in “emoji,” an art exhibition to show what you feel. Show will be held from Feb 3-27, 2015 in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

Questions?

Email Paige, call 972-668-5180, or see complete details here: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/events/emoji-art-show-feb/

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“emoji: show what you feel” – call for art – Frisco Art Gallery – DEADLINE JAN 28

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Frisco Arts is hosting an open art exhibition for ages 15 and up. Emoticons are widely used in texting to convey nuances of feelings such as love, goofiness, sadness, anger, fright, and happiness. How do you creatively express your emotions in art? Open to artists, ages 15 and up, working in any media. Pieces must be ready to hang or display, fully compatible with the Arakawa Cable and Rail system.

Submit up to 5 images of your work by January 28 to pprater@friscoarts.org to be considered for the show. If accepted, you will be notified within 48 hours and the drop-off will take place from 12-2PM on Monday, Feb 2. Entry form, release, and fees ($20 for students; $30 for professionals) will be due upon drop-off.

Questions? Contact Paige: pprater@friscoarts.org or call 972-668-5180

http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/frisco-art-gallery/

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Calling all PRINTMAKERS: 3rd Annual imPRESS exhibition in the Frisco Art Gallery

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If you are a printmaker, submit your imPRESSive images to pprater@friscoarts.org by January 2nd, 2015.  If accepted, the prints will be exhibited in the Frisco Art Gallery from January 6-31, 2015, with a reception/award/demo happening on Wednesday, January 14, from 7-9PM.

Details and forms can be found at: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/events/impress-printmaking-exhibit-jan/

Questions? Email Paige Prater, Frisco Arts Director of Marketing & Exhibits: pprater@friscoarts.org

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Nov 20 – extended DEADLINE to submit Entry Form for 3rd Annual Fest of Trees in Frisco!

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Create and give back to the community this holiday season! You are invited to submit a tree, wreath, or two-dimensional artwork for silent auction and display in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

One hundred percent of the proceeds from the sale of any tree or wreath goes to CASA of Collin County, whereas thirty percent of the proceeds from the sale of any tree or holiday-themed two-dimensional art piece will go to CASA, with the remaining seventy percent going back to the artist.

Questions? Call 972-668-5180 or email Paige: pprater@friscoarts.org

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Call for Canned Goods Sculptures! Entry Fee DUE Nov 1!

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Frisco Arts is hosting a canned goods sculpture exhibition to benefit Frisco Family Services’ Food Pantry.

Create a canned goods sculpture out of Thanksgiving food cans for a two-week display in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

Entry forms due by Nov 1! Email Paige Prater, Frisco Arts Director of Marketing & Exhibits: pprater@friscoarts.org

Forms and details are available on the event page: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/events/can-you-give-thanks-nov/

Drop-off on Sunday, Nov 9th or call to make alternate arrangements: 972-668-5180

Questions? Email Paige: pprater@friscoarts.org

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Third Annual Festival of Trees in Frisco – NO Entry FEE! Call for trees, wreaths, and 2D work!

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Celebrate the holiday season by creatively giving back to your community! Create a tree, wreath, or two-dimensional piece of artwork to benefit CASA of Collin County. 100% of the proceeds of the sale of any tree or wreath will go to CASA, whereas 30% of the proceeds of the sale of any two-dimensional art piece will go to CASA and the remaining 70% will go back to the artist. No entry fee to participate. Submit images of your work (or proposals) by Nov 7th to Paige Prater, Frisco Arts Director of Marketing & Exhibits: pprater@friscoarts.org

From Nov 24-Dec 20, the pieces will be exhibited in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

Please see: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/events/festival-of-trees/ for the entry form and more details.

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Questions? Call 972-668-5180 or email Paige: pprater@friscoarts.org

Frisco Arts is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization and official art agency of the City of Frisco and management company for the Frisco Discovery Center, a multi-use venue that includes a Black Box Theater, Special Events Center and the Frisco Art Gallery.

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“Taste + See” Call for Art in the Frisco Art Gallery! Deadline 6/14

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How does art engage the five senses?

Demonstrate your interpretation of this power!

Create and submit two and three-dimensional pieces by 5PM, June 14 for the “Taste + See” show coming to the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, July 3-28, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034.

Send your labeled JPEGs and filled-out entry form to Paige Prater, Frisco Arts Exhibits Coordinator: pprater@friscoarts.org

Upon acceptance into the show, your $25 entry fee and release form will be due.

All forms and details can be found on the exhibit page: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/events/taste-see-art-exhibition/

Still have questions? Call the Frisco Arts Office at (972) 668-5180 or email pprater@friscoarts.org

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One week left to submit to “urban footprint” photography show!

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Submit to this juried photography show coming up May 7-31 in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034!

Paho Mann, Dallas photographer and Assistant Professor of Photography at the University of North Texas is the juror, with the “Best Impression” Award presented at the reception on May 16, 7-9PM.

Find all the forms and details here: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/events/urban-footprint-juried-photography-exhibit/

Still have questions? Email Paige Prater, Exhibits Coordinator: pprater@friscoarts.org or call 972-668-5180

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OZmosis Call for DFW-area Artists!

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Enter your fantastical, ephemeral, and journey-or-destination-inspired artworks using any media to the OZmosis exhibit March 5-30 in the Frisco Art Gallery! Pieces may directly or implicitly refer to the absorption or diffusion of themes and/or characters in the Wizard of Oz book or movies. Limited three-dimensional space available.

Deadline to enter: FEB 15, 5PM

Reception/Awards: Thursday, March 7, from 7-9PM.

See the event page for details, entry form, guidelines, etc,: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/events/ozmosis-art-exhibit/

Questions? Email Paige Prater, Frisco Arts’ Exhibits Coordinator at pprater@friscoarts.org or call 972-668-5180.

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