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El Corazón exhibition opens this weekend at the Bath House


The Bath House Cultural Center presents the 23rd annual El Corazón exhibition, a mixed media exhibition featuring an eclectic collection of art inspired by the heart (El Corazón), an important and inspiring symbol in art.  Jose Vargas curated the exhibition.

This year’s exhibition includes artwork by DFW and Texas artists, and also by artists from Washington, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Oregon, California, New York, Wisconsin, Massachusetts, Missouri, and Virginia, as well as artists from Italy, Iran, Mexico, Panama, and Ecuador.

This artists participating in the show are: Mark Abildgaard, Diana Almand, Chandra Armstead, Jim Baab, Amy Branch-Lambert, Christopher Brown, Kim Carothers, Gillian Chapura, Bradley Cleaver, Dawn Cleaves, Cynthia Daniel, Brett Dyer, Erik Espinoza, Linda Marie Ford, Ellen Frenkel, Bahareh Ghaderi, Denise Graham, Rebecca Guy, Brenda Guyton, Jessica Hills, Chad Hoberer, Laura Hunt, Nafiseh Khoshandam, Shelley Kommers, Serena Laborante, Heather Lafromboise, Joanna LaGrone-Headrick, Al “Bato” Landoll, Mavis Leahy, Marlina Lieberman, Clecio Lira, Yunia  Lores, Jackie MacLelland, Marian Maldonado-Pagán, Velkys Mayfield, S Chuck McCarter, Victoria Morales, Louise Murdock, Rebeca Navarro, Lisa Nigro, Yvonne Perez, Larry Pile, Rocio Ramirez Landoll, Jorge Rey, Gail Roberts, Rene Rocha, Lesley Rucker, Amaranta Sandys, Armando Sebastian, Pam Stern, Lindsey Strehlow, Wendy Tigchelaar, Alexandra Tomalá, Diane Torres, Julie Treviño, Lisa Vollrath, Roger Walkup, Brian Weaver, Jack Weaver, Aaron Wilder, Jim Wilson, Taurian Witt, Kelly Witte, Carole Wolanow, Kristen Woodward, and Kim Worthington.

Reception with the Artists Saturday, February 4, 2017 (7-9 PM).  Featuring music by Chris Castañeda. Exhibition on display through March 4, 2017. http://dallasculture.org/bathHouseCultureCenter/

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Call for Entries – 22nd annual El Corazon exhibition – Bath House Cultural Center


Exhibition Dates:
February 6-March 5, 2016

Submissions Deadline:
Entries must be received by Tuesday, January 5, 2016
(5 PM)

The Bath House Cultural Center and exhibition curator, Jose Vargas, invite visual artists to submit entries for the 22nd Annual El Corazón art exhibition.

Since1993, Mr. Vargas has organized the El Corazón art exhibition in Dallas. This popular exhibition, which has become a beloved annual tradition at the Bath House, gives artists an opportunity to create various artistic interpretations of the human heart. This passionate and eclectic exhibition features a variety of ideas, styles, and concepts inspired by the heart (El Corazón), an important and universal symbol in art.

2016elcorazonArt in all media will be accepted. All concepts and subject matter will be accepted, but the image of the heart must be a prominent element of the artwork. Only work completed in the last three years will be eligible. FREE to enter.

To download an exhibition prospectus, please visit the Bath House Cultural Center’s media page at www.bathhousemedia.com For more information about the Bath House Cultural Center, visit www.bathhousecultural.com

.Thank you. We look forward to receiving your entries.

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  • Deadline for submission: Entries must be received by Tuesday, January 5, 2016 (5 PM)
  • List of selected artists posted online: Saturday, January 9, 2016 (after 6 PM)
  • Delivery of accepted artwork: Sunday, January 31, 2016 (1-3 PM)
  • Exhibition Dates: February 6-March 5, 2016
  • Reception with the artists: Saturday, February 6, 2016 – (7-9 PM)
  • Artwork pickup: Sunday, March 6, 2013 (11 AM-1 PM)

Bath House Cultural Center • (214) 670-8749www.bathhousecultural.com

The Bath House Cultural Center is a division of the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs. The center is dedicated to fostering the growth, development and quality of multi-cultural arts within the City of Dallas. The center emphasizes innovating visual and performing arts as well as other multi-discipline events throughout the year. Funding for the Bath House Cultural Center is provided by the City of Dallas, with additional support from the Texas Commission on the Arts.


The Bath House Cultural Center is located on the eastern shore of White Rock Lake at the end of Northcliff Dr. off of Buckner Blvd. at 521 E. Lawther, Dallas, TX 75218. Hours of operation are Tuesday-Saturday, 12:00 noon to 6:00 PM. The center is open until 10:00 PM on nights with theatre performances. For general information about cultural programs at the Bath House Cultural Center, please call (214) 670-8749 or visit the center’s website athttp://www.bathhousecultural.com

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“Mi Corazón” deadline extended to Jan. 20

MiCorazonlogo2“Mi Corazón” 

A Celebration of the Heart through Printmaking

A Juried Exhibition

February 2 – 27, 2014



Curator:  Junanne Peck 


North Texas Printmakers Guild

The North Texas Printmakers Guild is a resource and network of professional artists, vendor, collectors, and dealers based in the North Texas Region who strive to increase exposure for the print arts through collaborations, discourse, gallery shows, hands on educational demonstrations and guild driven exchanges.

Juror: Jeff Hirst

Jeff Hirst is a CA East Bay Area-based artist who has been exhibiting his work since 1987 and has shown extensively across the United States and Europe. Hirst’s work has been shown at The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, the McKinney Contemporary in Dallas, Butters Gallery in Portland, OR, and Arte Internazionale in Matera, Italy.  Hirst is the owner of Hirst Printmaking, a printshop and teaching facility in Oakland where research and exploration in experimental print ideas meld encaustic and printmaking.  Hirst also teaches printmaking workshops at national venues and will teach in 2014 at Wagner Studio in OR, Truro Center for the Arts in MA and Center for Contemporary Printmaking in CT.


A passionate and eclectic exhibition of creations inspired by the heart made by hand

This exhibition will explore the growing impact and influence of Hispanic art and culture in the United States specifically the grand tradition of hand made prints. The dissemination of information: the spirit of the heart, alternately heavy, whimsical, or sentimental, sacred hearts, broken hearts, hearts of love and hearts of fire….

inspired by the human heart (Mi Corazón)

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts – 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061

Gallery hours: Sun., Mon., Wed. – 1-4pm Tues & Thurs. – 10:30am-3pm


Deadline for Submissions: January 20, 2014 extended

Notification of selected artist: by email.

Hand delivered works: Friday January 31, 12-4pm

Shipped works must arrive by: January 27,, 2014 with return postage.

Gallery Exhibition Dates: February 2 – February 27, 2014

Reception: February 9, 2014 from 2-4 pm

Pick up: Friday Feb. 28, 10-4pm (Firm)

For more details, see the Prospectus: Mi Corazón NTPG prospectus

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