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Paint Party! TREE OF LIFE with Navneeta on June 29th

IAA is hosting a Paint Party with Navneeta Khemka, in the East Gallery on Friday, June 29th 2018 Paint, sip and Party at Irving Art Association on Friday, June 29th 2018 from 7-9pm. It will be a fun party environment. All supplies will be provided. Just bring in what you would want to sip …

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Award Winners of the 2018 63rd IAA Members Juried Exhibition

Irving Art Association presents the award winners at the 63rd Annual 2017 Members Juried Art Exhibition.

83 works of art are on display at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts through June 23 with 31 artists participating. Awards were announced at the reception on June 10th. Juror was Pete Fernandez.

Reception photos will be posted soon on …

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18th Annual Art Connection Members Exhibition call for artists

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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Pooran Lashini workshop: Geometric Patterns in Middle Eastern Art & Culture Sept. 1 &2

Patterns in Middle Eastern Art & Culture

Workshop by Pooran Lashini

Saturday, September 1st & Sunday, September 2nd, 2018  9:30 am – 4:00 pm

Sponsored by the Irving Art Association. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75061

Cost: $60 for two days – handouts included. Both days …

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Chinese Garden Party Exhibition at the Irving Arts Center

Chinese Garden Party: Annual exhibition of Chinese brush paintings and Ikebana June 16 – July 8, 2018
Irving Arts Center
Main Gallery, 3333 North MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75062 United States + Google Map

Annual exhibition of Chinese brush paintings and Ikebana, the Japanese art of floral arrangement, is presented by …

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Route 66 Photography at the Irving Arts Center

The Mother Road Revisited: Route 66 Then and Now June 2 – September 2 Carpenter Lobby, 3333 North MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75062

The exhibition aims to explore the idea of travel and American culture through interactive photography. vernacular photographs taken in the 1950s and 60s are featured and paired with contemporary photographs …

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2018 Irving Art Association Members Juried Exhibition – Reception & Awards Sun., June 10

May 27 – June 29, 2018

You’re invited to the Reception & Awards Ceremony on Sunday, June 10 from 2-4 pm. Refreshments will be served. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75062. directions

2018 marks the 63rd year of the Irving Art Association and its annual exhibitions. This year …

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Pouring Madness: The Acrylic Art of Sharon Giles and Linda Wood Shotwell

Irving Art Association is proud to sponsor the exhibit of two members, Sharon Giles and Linda Wood Shotwell, at the West Irving Library May 27 – July 1, 2018.

Sharon and Linda are exhibiting the results of their interest in acrylic pouring (also called fluid painting.) Acrylic pouring is a fascinating process developed recently that …

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1st Friday Acrylic Nights in Irving – FREE!

At Irving Art Association, we’re dedicating this night to acrylic paint. You can paint with it, do printmaking or gelli printing, pour it, create art journal pages etc. Your choice.

If you’re a newbie in a certain technique, email us at info@irvingart.org about the type of assistance you’d like. We’ll do our best to …

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Plant & Sip at Persona Pizzeria Irving May 31

5/31/18 @ 7:30pm

Fun, Food and Friends! Join us for a different kind of ‘night out”.  Bring your creativity, friends and love of food to Plant and Sip where a plant professional/party host guides you as you create your very own terrarium.

Persona Pizzeria’s pies are all of the 12-inch variety. If you recall …

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Winners of the 2018 Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition

May 12 – June 9, 2018

The Reception & Awards Ceremony for the 33rd Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition was held on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at the Irving Arts Center. Best of Show was awarded to artist Amy Werntz for her oil “Ella”. The IAC Award of Excellence went to Ken MacFarlane for “More BS!”, a …

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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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Francys Flanagan Oil Workshops June 2 & 9 in Irving

FRANCYS FLANAGAN

STILL LIFE & PORTRAIT OIL WORKSHOPS

Saturday, June 2 & 9, 2018

$75/day or $150 for both days
(20% discount for IAA members – $60/day or $120 for both days)
Note: $25/day is the nonrefundable deposit portion

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX. Sponsored by the …

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IAA Meeting May 22: Navneeta Khemka on Tanjore Art- Gold Foil & semi-precious stones

The May IAA Members Meeting will be held on the 4th Tuesday evening, May 22 at 7pm.

It will feature artist Navneeta Khemka, who will give a demonstration of Tanjore Art, an ancient Indian (South Asian) art which goes as back as the 1600 AD. These paintings are characterized by rich, flat and vivid colors, simple …

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Kids Art Exhibits & Workshops at the Irving Arts Center

Please join us for the Opening Reception of
BRAVEART
May 12 from 2-4PM
Featuring works from Cistercian Preparatory Students 2nd Sunday Family Funday: Masterpieces with Mom! May 13 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Suite 200, 3333 North MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75062 United States + Google Map

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Reception for Onward Forward & UD Senior Art on Fri., May 4

you are warmly invited…

Please join us for an evening of art around campus this Friday, May 4, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is proud to present Onward Forward 2018, a juried student show of local MA & MFA graduate students. This year’s juror Holly Johnson, of Holly Johnson …

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Receptions for Navneeta Khemka and John Lee Hunter Exhibits May 6

Sunday, May 6th 1-pm

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

Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

 

 

Navneeta Khemka Solo Exhibit:
SOUND OF MUSIC
ORIGINAL INDIAN CONTEMPORARY ART
Apr 29- May 25, 2018

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, East Gallery,

RECEPTION Sunday, …

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Navneeta Khemka Exhibit: Sound of Music…Original Indian Contemporary Art

Navneeta Khemka Solo Exhibit:
SOUND OF MUSIC
ORIGINAL INDIAN CONTEMPORARY ART
Apr 29- May 25, 2018


Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, East Gallery, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

RECEPTION Sunday, May 6, 1-4 pm

An artist has the ability to create & contribute unique …

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John Lee Hunter Solo Exhibit: A LIFE IN ART…SO FAR

A LIFE IN ART… SO FAR
John Lee Hunter Solo Exhibit
29 April to 25 May 2018
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

Art has never been a choice for me. As most children will do, I drew …

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April 18th Receptions for “Results: Works from the UD Iron Pour” and “Interstices: Kelly O’Briant”

Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery at the University of Dallas: Please join us for 2 receptions in 1 night – April 18, 2018 5-7pm. For more information on all these events, email gallery@udallas.edu or call Christina Hayes Haley, the Gallery Manager at 972-721-5087.

Note: There is a lot of construction happening around us, so …

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Teta Smith demo on Abstraction April 17 in Irving

The April Irving Art Association Members Meeting will be held on the 3rd Tuesday evening, April 17 at 7pm. (The  gallery is closed on the 4th Tuesday for city maintenance this month.)

It will feature artist Teta Smith, who will give a demonstration on creating abstract paintings. In her words: “Have you ever wanted …

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2018 Celebrating Irving: A View from My Window – Reception & Geocaching Kickoff April 15

In conjunction with the Irving Heritage Society‘s Celebrating Irving event, Irving Art Association is again hosting exhibits at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts and the West Irving Library. The title of this year’s exhibit is “A View from My Window”.

For this exhibit we encouraged the community to create artwork depicting scenes or activities from this region …

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Free Basic Classes on Recycled Bottle Flowers (Irving)

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 to a particular art medium. Expect traditional as well …

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April 21st Copic Cherry Blossoms Class with Laura Griffin in Irving

Registration is now open for the April 21st Copic Club class (to be held from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Jaycee Arts Center, 1975 Puritan in Irving, TX). Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

I absolutely love this time of year when the trees begin to burst into flowers and the world turns …

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Hot Wax Cool Art Workshop April 14 with Junanne Peck – update Cancelled

Hot Wax Cool Art

Introduction to Encaustics and Encaustic Monotypes

Saturday April14, 2018 10-4pm with lunch break

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts

1975 Puritan Dr., Irving, TX75061

Fee: $80.00  + $10.00 supply fee

Limited to 6 participants

Call: 214-336-8526 email: junannepeck@mac.com  to register

This introductory workshop in encaustic painting will teach …

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DFW Fiber Fest April 5 – 8

April 5-8, 2018
Irving Convention Center, Irving, TX

Register for Classes

http://dfwfiberfest.org/registration.html

Registration is only required if you want to take a class.  Registration is not required for General Admission attendees.  Just come to the Irving Convention Center any day the Vendor Hall is open — Friday, Saturday and Sunday — and pay …

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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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Stamp & Scrapbook Expo – moved to Irving March 23 & 24

WHEN:
FRIDAY March 23 & SATURDAY March 23 2018

WHERE:

Irving Convention Center
500 West Las Colinas Boulevard
Irving, TX 75039
Event In: Halls 1-2

TIME:
Friday Early Bird: 9am – 6pm
Friday General: 10am – 6pm
Saturday: 9am – 5pm

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IAA’s Art in the Park brings plein air paint-outs to Irving

Looking for fresh inspiration for your art? Join our informal painting and sketching sessions held once a month in Irving. Follow in the footsteps of the French impressionists!

Locations and dates: (All outings are weather permitting )

Saturdays 10am-2pm

  • March 31, Heritage Park, 217 S. Main St. Irving, old train park, downtown …

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Dwelling: Paintings by Peter Ligon + Layla Luna opens March 23 at UD’s Haggerty Gallery

Our next exhibition Dwelling: Paintings by Peter Ligon + Layla Luna opens Friday, March 23rd at 5:30 p.m. and will include artist talks on the night.

Peter Ligon and Layla Luna share a common ground by articulating and exploring the architecture of dwelling spaces in their paintings. The results are quite different and yet each …

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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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IAA Meeting March 27: Junanne Peck on Encaustics

The March Irving Art Association Members Meeting will be held on the 4th Tuesday evening, March 27 at 7 pm.

It will feature artist Junanne Peck, who will give a demonstration of encaustics, the ancient art of painting with wax and resin.

Her demo will feature basic core information, including the history of encaustic, …

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IAA Members & Friends and Jody Martin – Receptions March 11

RECEPTIONS, SUNDAY, MARCH 11 2-4pm Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75062 Sponsored by the Irving Art Association http://irvingart.org MEMBERS & FRIENDS EXHIBIT February 25 – March 30, 2018
East Gallery 20 artists submitted over 45 (counting rocks) pieces of artwork: Alvi Dalal, Steve Danner, Patsi Davila, Ankita Dwivedi, …

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Tina Bohlman Design & Composition Workshop April 5 – 7

TINA BOHLMAN

3-day “Design & Composition” Workshop

Thursday, April 5 – Saturday, April 7, 2018

$225 for 3 days – $75 deposit required (nonrefundable) Pay by check or PayPal.

REGISTER NOW

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX

Sponsored by the Irving Art Association. Workshop chair: Jane Kahler janekahlerart@gmail.com

Students should …

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Indian Folk Art Traveling Exhibit at the Irving Arts Center

Art from the Irving Art Association‘s 2018 Indian Folk Art exhibit traveled to the Irving Arts Center for display from March 3 – April 29, 2018 in the front foyer/administrative halls. The Irving Arts Center is located at 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving TX 75062.

Curator/juror was Deepa Koshaley, artist and landscape …

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