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18th Annual Art Connection Members Exhibition – Reception & Awards July 22

Two and three dimensional art works by artists of all ages are on view as part of the Art Connection visual arts membership program. All current Art Connection members who wish to participate are eligible.  Prizes are presented in three categories: Youth, Non-Professional and Professional with an overall “Best of Show” prize also awarded.

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18th Annual Art Connection Members Exhibition call for artists – deadline July 13 & 14

This annual, non-juried exhibition is open to all current Art Connection members who wish to participate. (New members may join at time of entry.)  The entry fee is $5 per work, and artists may submit up to two pieces. Eligible entries will be judged for cash awards in three categories: Youth, Non-Professional and Professional. …

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2018 Texas & Neighbors Reception & Awards on May 20th

33rd Annual Texas & Neighbors Regional Exhibition
May 12 – June 9, 2018
Irving Arts Center

You’re invited to the Reception & Awards Ceremony held May 20th from 2-5 pm in the Main Gallery of the Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving TX 75062.

Juror Lyle Novinksi and TxN Chair Linda Wood Shotwell will …

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Artist’s Reception with Steven Lavaggi: Intuitives & Insights April 12

Artist Reception with Steven Lavaggi Thursday, April 12th | Carpenter Lobby, Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd, Irving TX Reception will be held in Carpenter Lobby from 6 pm – 8 pm. 

Remarks at 6:30 pm.

Please join us for wine, light snacks, and live music.  The exhibition, Intuitives & Insights: Steven Lavaggi, is currently …

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Lyle Novinski: Texas and Neighbors Juror Reception & Talk March 31

2018 Texas and Neighbors juror Lyle Novinski will give a talk on the evening of Saturday, March 31st from 7-9 pm at the Irving Arts Center. Lyle selected 75 works of art from 637 images entered into the regional competition. He will discuss about what qualities he looked for when jurying and will comment on those …

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2018 Texas and Neighbors Preview Gallery

The 33rd Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition
May 12 – June 9, 2018
Irving Arts Center

This year the Texas & Neighbors competition received a record 637 entries from 246 artists residing in the five states of the regional show. Juror Lyle Novinski selected 75 paintings from this huge pool of work.

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2018 Texas & Neighbors Regional Exhibition call for entries – $9,000 in awards

The annual TxN exhibit is back for its 33rd year! This five-state call is highly respected and competitive. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association and the Irving Arts Center. Deadline is Feb. 15, 2018.

The 2018 Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition is open to all artists 18 and older living in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New …

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This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement opens Jan. 14 at the Irving Arts Center

Exhibition Opening Sunday, January 14, 2018

Lecture by Leslie Kelen, Director of the Center for Documentary Expression and Art

Sunday, Jan. 14 @ 1:30 PM

To mark the opening of This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement Mr. Kelen will give a lecture “Rediscovering the Civil Rights Movement”  about the Southern Freedom Movement and the …

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6th Annual Juried International Exhibition of Islamic Contemporary Art

October 7 – November 12, 2017
Main Gallery, 3333 North MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75062 Presented by the Islamic Art Revival Series in partnership with Irving Arts Center, the 6th Annual Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art is a program of the Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation.

This prestigious international exhibition of artwork …

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Irving Arts Center presents the 17th Annual Art Connection Members Show – Reception July 16

All You Need is Love & Art: 17th Annual Art Connection Members Show July 15 – September 16
Irving Arts Center Main Gallery, 3333 North MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75062  Reception & Awards Presentation:  July 16 from 2 – 4 p.m.

 

Two and three dimensional art works by artists of all ages are on view as …

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IAA Winners Exhibit at the Irving Arts Center

On Exhibit
July 15 – August 27, 2017 
Irving Arts Center, Dupree Lobby,
3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving TX 75062

RECEPTION

Sunday
July 16, 2-4 pm

It’s an annual tradition – the winning artwork in the annual Irving Art Association Members Juried Exhibition travels to the Irving Arts Center for a summer …

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2017 Art Connection call for entries – deadline July 8 & 9

17th Annual  Art Connection Members’ Exhibition

Exhibition Dates: July 15-Sept 16
Entry Deadline: July 9 – 
Hand-deliveries of art work accepted on Saturday, July 8, noon to 5 p.m. and Sunday, July 9, 1 to 5 p.m.
Reception & Awards Presentation:  July 16 from 2 – 4 p.m.

Call for Entries …

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International Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art deadline July 16

6th Annual Juried International Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art 

Exhibition Dates:  Oct. 7-Nov. 12

Entry Deadline: July 16

Apply to this Call for Entries (www.callforentry.org)

Juror: IARS is pleased to announce Linda Komaroff as the esteemed juror for this year’s exhibition. Dr Komaroff is the Curator of Islamic Art at the Los Angeles County Museum (LACMA) in California. Linda Komaroff has served as LACMA’s curator …

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2017 Art Connection entries due July 8 & 9

17th Annual  Art Connection Members’ Exhibition

Exhibition Dates: July 15-Sept 16
Entry Deadline: July 9 – 
Hand-deliveries of art work accepted on Saturday, July 8, noon to 5 p.m. and Sunday, July 9, 1 to 5 p.m.
Reception & Awards Presentation:  July 16 from 2 – 4 p.m.

Call for Entries …

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Chinese Brush Painting and Ikebana Demonstrations at the Irving Arts Center

We have two exciting artist talks and demonstrations during our FREE GALLERY TOURS this month surrounding the Annual Exhibition of Chinese Brush Paintings and Ikebana. Here are the details…

  • Thursday, June 15th at 6:30 PM
    • Chinese Brush Painting demonstration from Mary Jane Sledge.
  • Thursday June 29th at 6:30 PM

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Chinese Brush Paintings and Ikebana Exhibit at the Irving Arts Center

Year of the Rooster: Annual Exhibition of Paintings and Flowers

  June 11-July 2nd

Annual exhibition of Chinese brush paintings and Ikebana, the Japanese art of floral arrangement, is presented by The Association of Oriental Arts (TAO Arts) in association with the Dallas and Fort Worth Chapters of Ikebana International.

Irving Arts Center

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Introduction to Free Motion Machine Embroidery with Leisa Rich July 29

Introduction to Free Motion Machine Embroidery with Leisa Rich

Saturday, July 29, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

http://www.irvingartscenter.com/art-maker-resources/classes-workshops-for-adults/

Students in this introductory workshop will explore the exciting, creative technique of free motion machine embroidery on a medium weight cotton cloth. This workshop focuses on a myriad of ways easy-to-do machine embroidery can transition a …

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Winners of the 2017 Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition

APRIL 29 – JUNE 3, 201

The Reception & Awards Ceremony for the 32nd Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition was held on Sunday, April 30, 2016 at the Irving Arts Center. Best of Show was awarded to artist Linda Conley for her pastel “Days Finale”. The IAC Award of Excellence went to Linda Lucas Hardy for “It Don’t …

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Michael Holter: Texas & Neighbors Juror Talk & Reception March 11th

You are invited! 2017 juror Michael Holter will give a talk on the evening of Saturday, March 11th from 7-9 pm at the Irving Arts Center. There will also be a slide presentation of the art inthe upcoming Texas & Neighbors Exhibit.

IRVING ARTS CENTER, 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving TX 75062


MEET THE …

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Indian Folk Art Traveling Exhibition at the Irving Arts Center

The Indian Folk Art exhibition, a celebration of Indian culture and heritage, was on view at the Irving Art Association’s galleries at Jaycee Park Center for the Arts during February. It was such  a success that the exhibit was invited to move to the Irving Arts Center. Works from ten of the artists are traveling to …

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Irving Black Arts Council presents its 2017 exhibit: Art Inspired; opening reception Feb. 4

Exhibit dates:
February 4 – February 26

Reception February 4 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Meet the artists behind Art Inspired.  Free reception.

Larry Alexander, Therlee Gipson, Walter Land, and Don O’Bannon depict and celebrate African American individuals, history and culture in a variety of media including paintings, drawings, cut paper compositions, …

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2017 Texas & Neighbors Regional Exhibition – $9,000 in prizes – deadline Feb. 1st

The annual TxN exhibit is back for its 32nd year! This prestigious five-state competition pulls entries representative of the the best of American art. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association and the Irving Arts Center.

The 2017 Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition is open to all artists 18 and older living in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New …

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Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition call for entries – $9,000 in prizes

The annual TxN exhibit is back for its 32nd year! This prestigious five-state competition pulls entries representative of the the best of American art. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association and the Irving Arts Center.

The 2017 Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition is open to all artists 18 and older living in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New …

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2016 IAA Animal Art Traveling Exhibit at the Irving Arts Center

Oct. 1 – Nov. 27, 2016 IAA 2016 4th Annual Animal Art Traveling Exhibit

Local artists with artwork displayed in Irving Art Association‘s annual National Animal Art Juried Competition were invited to participate after the end of the exhibit  in a “traveling” exhibit to another gallery in Irving.

This year the exhibit travels to the Irving …

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Irving Art Center’s Art Connection Winners

List of Winners  – 16th Annual Art Connection Members Show, held at the Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd, Irving TX 75062. The exhibit continues through August 27th.

Awards Judge: Elaine Taylor, Gallery Manager, Fort Worth Community Arts Center

BEST OF SHOW
Amie Deng (Coppell), Fire, 2015, intaglio print, 9” x 12”

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2016 Art Connection’s Entries Due July 9 & 10

16th Annual Art Connection Members Exhibition July 16 – August 27, 2016

July 17 2 to 4 p.m., Opening reception and awards ceremony for Art Connection Members in the Main Gallery. Awards will be announced at3 p.m. Event is free and open to the public.

This annual, non-juried exhibition at the Irving Arts Center …

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Reception & Demonstrations for TAO Arts Exhibit of Paintings and Flowers June 26

Fragrance of the Seasons: Annual Exhibition of Paintings & Flowers June 19 – July 3

An annual exhibition of Chinese brush paintings and Ikebana, the Japanese art of floral arrangement. Presented by The Association of Oriental Arts (TAO Arts) in association with the Dallas and Fort Worth Chapters of Ikebana International.

Opening Reception and …

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Urban View: Contemporary Art & Design, Irving Black Arts Council

February 6 – 28 at the Irving Arts Center Main Gallery

This visual arts exhibition presented by the Irving Black Arts Council coincides with Black History Month and features various aspects of the artistic depiction of life, history and culture of and by African- American artists. From textile designs to street art inspired creations, the …

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Todd Hawkins “Home is Where the Art Is” Jan. 13

Todd Eric Hawkins – guest speaker

 

The Irving Heritage Society will host a program at the Irving Arts Center on Wednesday, January 13, at 7pm, in the Arts Center room 200.

Todd Hawkins, Executive Director of the Irving Arts Center, will present a program on “Home Is Where The Art Is” immediately following a brief …

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Winners of the 2015 Art Connection Show

Irving Arts Center presented its15th Annual Art Connection Members Exhibition on July 18–Aug. 29, 2015. The Reception & Awards Presentation was held on July 19.

Prospectus: http://www.irvingartscenter.com/event/15th-annual-art-connection-members-show/

Video of the reception:

Winners List: 2015 Art Connection Winners

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