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Artist at Work: Amie Adelman Installation Sept. 1

Artist at Work: Amie Adelman Installation
Saturday, September 1, 2018
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton TX
FREE

Ever wonder what an artist in process looks like? Find out as you watch Amie Adelman, Professor and the Fibers Coordinator in the College of Visual Arts and Design at the …

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Arts & Advocacy Family Day: Artist Stand Kick Off Event April 1

Saturday, April 1, 11 AM – 1 PM, Free, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
In partnership with CASA of Denton County and the Children’s Advocacy Center of Denton County, families can enjoy crafts, performances, cupcake decorating, and more! Afterwards, enjoy more family activities on the Denton Courthouse Square in honor of National Child Abuse Prevention …

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Denton Holiday Lighting Festival Dec, 2

SPECIAL EVENTS: DENTON HOLIDAY LIGHTING FESTIVAL

December 2, 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Greater Denton Arts Council, 400 E. Hickory, Denton, Texas 76201

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Join us on the Denton square as we create holiday arts and crafts from 5:30 – 9:30 PM.

Submitted by Danielle Naylor. Email: admin@dentonarts.com

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Lil ‘d NYE: ARTS & ADVOCACY Dec. 31

Lil ‘d NYE: ARTS & ADVOCACY
Casino Night, Auction, and Live Music benefiting the Greater Denton Arts Council & United Way of Denton County
Saturday, December 31, 8 PM – 1 AM

Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in historic downtown Denton

This New Year’s Eve, be transported to the glamour of vintage Las …

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Yun Jung “Yuni” Lee: Telergy Telemetry opening Nov. 11

Yun Jung “Yuni” Lee: Telergy Telemetry
November 12 – December 30
Opening Reception, Friday, November 11, 5-7 PM

Yun Jung “YunI” Lee was born in Seoul, South Korea she came to America with high passion, and an eagerness to further her artistic expression. She has a diverse art-making practice, but she is …

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First Fridays at the Arts Center in Denton

 

FIRST FRIDAYS AT THE ARTS CENTER
This year, enjoy First Fridays at the Arts Center as part of the monthly event across Downtown Denton. Each month brings a new experience. Upcoming events include:

November 4 |  Heroes in the Making: The Art of Comic Production
Celebrate the Heroes in the Making with tours …

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Denton’s Day of the Dead Festival: October 29th, 11AM – 6PM

Denton’s Day of the Dead Festival Events at the Arts Center
Saturday, October 29, 11AM – 6PM
11 AM – 6 PM: Day of the Dead: Una Exhibición open to public
11 AM – 12 PM: The Labyrinth Workshop with Teatro Dallas (requires advanced registration; email admin@dentonarts.com)
11 AM – …

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Comics and Crafts: Behind the Panels

Comics and Crafts: Behind the Panels
Saturday, November 12, 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Oak Street Draft House & Cocktail Parlor, FREE
Grab a pint and delve into the art of comics with a “panel” discussion lead by local comic book experts, Josh Rose (curator), Shaun Treat (historian), …

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Puppet Workshops Oct. 28 & Oct. 29

CREATIVE SPACE WORKSHOP SERIES PRESENT:

BODY FACTORY: PUPPET WORKSHOP*

East Craft Room, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Friday, October 28

6:00 PM to 8:00PM

$50 ($45) for GDAC members

Do you remember those incredible dioramas and puppets that graced the Greater Denton Arts Council during Arts All Night? Friday, October 28th you are invited to spend …

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Day of the Dead: Una Exhibicion

Day of the Dead: Una Exhibicion
Saturday, October 29, 11 AM – 9 PM | FREE
In partnership with Denton’s Day of the Dead Festival, thte Greater Denton Arts Council presents an exhibition of traditional and contemporary ofrendas honoring departed loved ones and ancestors.

For details visit dentondayofthedeadfestival.com

 

Greater Denton Arts …

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Arts After School

ARTS AFTER SCHOOL
Wednesdays, starting September 7 – December 7
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
Student drop off 3:00 – 3:30; classes 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Discover your inner artist with activities in the galleries and studio. This fun arts class will explore art making, art history, and creative expression. For children ages …

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COMICS: Comic Strip Creation Workshops Nov. 3

COMICS: COMIC STRIP CREATION WORKSHOP
Thursday, November 3rd 6-8pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

So you want to make comics? Thursday, November 10th you are invited to join curator and artist Josh Rose for a night of comic creation! Josh will start the night by delving into his …

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BODY FACTORY: Puppet Workshop Oct. 28

BODY FACTORY: PUPPET WORKSHOP 
Friday, October 28th, 6-9pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Do you remember those incredible dioramas and puppets that graced the Greater Denton Arts Council during Arts All Night? Friday, October 28th you are invited to spend the evening learning how to make a puppet …

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Denton Independent Motorcycle Show with Pop-Up Art Show Oct. 14 & 15

Denton Independent Motorcycle Show
October 14-15
For more information visit dentonmotorcycleshow.com
The Denton Independent Motorcycle show is part festival, part pop-up art show, and entirely free and open to the public. The heart of the event will showcase motorcycles that have been transformed from mass market vehicles or discarded wrecks into …

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COSPLAY: HEADGEAR WORKSHOP Sept. 29

COSPLAY: HEADGEAR WORKSHOP
Thursday, September 29th 6-9pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Are you captivated by intricate cosplay regalia? Thursday, September 29th you are invited to get a glimpse into the amount of detail that goes into creating a cosplay ensemble. Lead by Denton artist, Regina Panzeca-Raifsnider, participants will …

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Day of the Dead: Una Exhibición opening Oct 7 in Denton

Day of the Dead: Una Exhibición
October 8 – November 2
Opening Reception, Friday, October 7, 6-8 PM
In partnership with Denton’s Day of the Dead Festival, the Greater Denton Arts Council presents an exhibition of traditional and contemporary ofrendas honoring departed loved ones and ancestors. Día de los Muertos is …

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Heroes in the Making: The Art of Comic Production

Heroes in the Making: The Art of Comic Production
presented in partnership with More Fun Comics and Games
September 17 – December 10
$5 Special Exhibition Admission; FREE for GDAC members, current students, children 12 & under
Opening Reception, Friday, October 7, 6-8 PM

From classic D.C. and Marvel heroes …

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VAST Merging Visions opens April 15 in Denton

MERGING VISIONS 2016

Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton TX
April 15 – June 5, 2016, FREE

The Visual Arts Society of Texas collaborates with the Denton Poets’ Assembly, the Greater Denton Arts Council, and the Denton Public Library to create an annual exhibit of paired original art work and poetry in …

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Denton ISD Elementary and High School Art Shows

 

Youth Art Month
Gough Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton
March 1 – March 26, 2016, FREE
National Youth Art Month is a month of promoting art and art education in the United States. Families and children can enjoy the work of Denton Independent School District Elementary school students in this …

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The Greater Denton Arts Council Presents: 2nd Annual ARTS ALL NIGHT

First Fridays at the Arts Center
2nd Annual ARTS ALL NIGHT
Friday, April 1, 6 PM – 6 AM
$10 for public, FREE for GDAC members and children under 12
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
Celebrate the arts ALL NIGHT with the Greater Denton Arts Council! Dance the night away with Brave …

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Arts Open Call presented in partnership with 35 Denton

Festival Hall, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
March 4 – April 22, 2016, FREE
Arts Open Call welcomes hundreds of artists from across North Texas for an interactive installation at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in historic downtown Denton. Displayed floor to ceiling in the grand hall of the city’s former power plant, approximately 200 …

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Thin Line Fest Photography Festival Feb. 17 – 22 in Denton

Festival Hall, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
February 17 – 22, 2016; FREE

The 2016 Thin Line Photography Exhibit is a competitive and curated festival, which will showcase the best and most promising talent in Texas and beyond. Selected artists will have their work displayed in print and digital galleries featuring works …

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29th Annual Materials: Hard + Soft National Contemporary Craft Competition

Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
February 5 – April 1, 2016

$5; FREE for GDAC members, children under 12, and students with valid ID

February 5, 2016 | Opening Reception 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Award Ceremony 6:45 p.m.

The Greater Denton Arts Council proudly presents the 29th annual Materials: Hard + Soft …

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Building Bridges: A Community Celebration Jan. 23

A Pre-Festival Event co-sponsored by Denton Black Film Festival and the Greater Denton Arts Council
January 23, 2016, 10 AM – 9 PM
$10; Advance Purchase, students and senior discounts, Children under 12 FREE
Patterson-Appleton Art Center
10 AM – 1 PM | Children’s Programming featuring Exhibitors’ Art, Comic Books, …

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