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Thank You! Call for Art for Baylor Scott & White Nurses

Call for Art

Calling all IAA members and local artists! Irving Art Association has been asked to collect art to thank our Baylor Scott & White nurses for all their service in the current epidemic. Let’s send our appreciation to those who serve in the front line and risk their lives.

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UD’s Haggerty Gallery update

Gallery Updates regarding COVID-19: Open by appointment + online

Dear friends of the Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery,   We hope that this message finds you and your loved ones safe and healthy. Like many galleries around the country, and in accord with the response by the University of Dallas to the concerns of COVID-19, the Beatrice M. …

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Irving Arts Center COVID-19 Facility Closure Update

3/16/20   COVID-19 Facility Updates As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop we want to update you on the current status of our facilities.

Update 3/16/20 The CDC has updated their guidance on mass gatherings. In keeping with the CDC’s most recent guidance of 3/15/20 that in-person events consisting of 50 people or more …

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Receptions March 15 for Mirror in Mirror: Persian Art & Alfredo Santesteban Exhibits

Exhibit dates: March 1st to March 27, 2020
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association
Reception and award ceremony on Sunday 15 March, 2-4pm

Mirror in Mirror: Persian Art Exhibit

It is a great honor for our community of artists to showcase artwork reflecting the open theme of Iranian …

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Colored Pencil with Rani Verma: Friday classes in April

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Friday evenings, Fri., Apr. 3, 10, 17, 24, 2020 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Irving Art Association Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Rani Verma
Email: ranverma49@gmail.com
Supply Fee $10: pay at first class

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COPIC Classes March 21 with Laura Griffin

Registration is officially open for two IAA Copic classes on Saturday, March 21st at the Jaycee Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, in Irving.

Copic Club will be held in the morning from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., and a beginner Copic 101 class will be held in the afternoon from 1 – 3:30 p.m.   

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Drawing the Live Model with Susan Murray: Thursday Classes in April

A figure drawing class — learn to draw the live, clothed, model every Thursday night in April 7-9pm. Doors open at 6:30.

Drawing supplies will be provided, but if you have favorite drawing tools, bring them. A $10 materials fee will be collected at the first class.

Dates: Thursday evenings, Thurs., April 2, 9, 16, …

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Figurative 2020: Solo Exhibition by Allison Gillies

Figurative 202: Solo Exhibition

Drawings, paintings, mixed media works by Allison Gillies– Professor of Art at North Lake College.

Reception: Tuesday, March 10th from 4:30pm – 6:00pm at the Art Gallery at North Lake College. Exhibition runs through April 8, 2020.

FREE parking and free to the public. Gallery is located in the P …

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A LITTLE DRAMA! call for art

A LITTLE DRAMA!
This is an ongoing group exhibit featuring a variety of 2D media from contemporary artists in the DFW area.

WHEN:
MARCH 1 – JUNE 26, 2020

WHERE:
MainStage 222
222 E. Irving Blvd
Irving, Texas 75061

While this exhibit is already under way we are looking for an additional 10-20 pieces …

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Tapestry Weaving with Mechele Larson: Thursday classes in April

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, April 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 2020 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Irving Art Association Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Mechele Larsen
Email: malpr31@gmail.com
Supply Fee $10: pay at first class

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Ojo De Dios Huichol/ God’s Eye Huichol March 21

Workshop by Leticia Garcia
Saturday, March 21 from 10am – 1pm.
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75062

Ojo De Dios Huichol. Objeto spiritual y votivo que se hace tejiendo un diseno de hilo sobre una Cruz de madera. Semejante a un Mandala. Cultura Mexicana. Costo $ 20.00 – Materiales incluidos.

God’s …

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Mirror in Mirror: Persian Art Exhibit

The 5th Annual Iranian Artists Exhibition 
Mirror on Mirror

Exhibit dates March 1st to March 27, 2020

and award ceremony on Sunday 15 March, 2-4pm. It is a great honor for our community of artists to showcase artwork reflecting the open theme of Iranian artists for a Cultural Exhibit (not a Juried Art Show). …

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Color Mixing Plus workshop March 7 with Ruben Contreras

“Color Mixing Plus Workshop”
Saturday, March 7, 2020 10am – 2pm
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts
1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

TO REGISTER contact Ruben Contreras at contreras11121@att.net

Price $40 – payable to instructor at workshop

We will be mixing all of the colors around you with a limited …

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2020 Texas & Neighbors call deadline March 1st – $9,000 in Awards

The annual Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition is back for its 35th year! This five-state competition is highly respected and very competitive. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association and the Irving Arts Center.

NEW for 2020! In addition to our regular categories (oils, acrylic, water media, mixed media, and drawing), we now include …

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Gelli Printing with Sharon Giles: Free Classes in March

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, March 5, 12, 19 & 26 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Irving Art Association Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Sharon Giles
Email: sharongiles@gmail.com
Supply Fee $10: pay at first class

REGISTER (age: 17+ only)

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Jewelry Making with Sarah Murphy: Free Classes in March

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Friday evenings, Mar. 6, 13, 20 & 27 – 7 PM – 9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Bring your prettiest beads to this class and learn the wrapped wire loop method which turns a bead, or several beads, …

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Pinturas Manualidad – Clases de miércoles en marzo – Lupita Padilla

Clases de arte en Espanol – Lupita Padilla

Wed., March 4, 11, 18 & 25 / El Miércoles, Marzo 11, 18 & 25 7-9 pm
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Pintura Decorada con botones y pintura tematica del dia y la noche con pintura acrilica. Instructora de arte …

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Pieced + Painted: Galen Cheney + Andrea Myers at the Haggerty Gallery

Andrea Myers

The University of Dallas Beatrice M Haggerty Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Pieced and Painted, an exhibition of recent paintings by artist Galen Cheney of Massachusetts and textile wall works by artist Andrea Myers of Ohio. 

Opening Reception March 9, 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. Both artists will give a talk …

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Photography 1 with John Hunter & Terry Cockerham: Free Classes in March

FREE instruction. No materials fee! Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, March 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2020 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

IAA Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructors: Terry Cockerham and John Hunter
Email: snakehunters@gmail.com
Supply Fee: none

REGISTER (age: 17+ only)

SUPPLIES: Bring your …

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Irving Art Association Masquerade Ball on March 28 – update – cancelled

Update: cancelled to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

Come and enjoy the merriment of the Irving Art Association Masquerade Ball!

Wear your fanciful mask, enjoy wine and music in the beautiful mid-century modern architectural home of Nancy Buschel & Tom Zielinski.

DOOR PRIZES / PRIZE FOR BEST COSTUME

View the beautiful art in our silent …

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India a la Art: Artist Reception Feb. 29 in Irving

Artist Reception on Saturday, Feb. 29 at 3 p.m.
Free and open to the public

New Irving Archives & Museum Exhibition Highlights Indian Contributions to America; India a la Art: A Culture Collective

On Feb. 16, a new traveling exhibit from the Smithsonian opens at the Irving Archives and Museum (IAM), 801 W. Irving …

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Art Relaxation/Mindfulness Workshops in Irving

Saturdays, March 14, April 25, May 16 or June 6

10am – 2-m at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association (IAA).

Tough week? – IAA’s Art Relaxation/Mindfulness workshops will relax your mind with mindfulness quietness.

Afterwards, discovery your creativity with …

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Earth Pigment Workshop – April 4th with Mica Enriquez

Earth Pigments Workshop : Ochres
Saturday, April 4th 2PM to 5PM
(note date change from March 28)

Learn how to make your own Oil, Acrylic and Watercolor Paints using natural materials you can find anywhere. You will have some to take some home as well!

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

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“Alebrije” Paper Mache free March classes with Leticia Garcia

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee payable at first class.

Dates: Wed., March 4, 11, 18 & 25 – 7 PM-9 PM / El Miércoles, Marzo 11, 18 & 25
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061
Note: instruction will be bilingual.

Irving Art Association Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Lety Garcia
Email: Letysart2013@yahoo.com

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Paintings and Assemblages on pre-existing Surfaces Workshop April 18

Saturday, April 18th 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
@ Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061 – sponsored by the Irving Art Association
Instructor Junanne Peck

Reduce – to use less
Reuse – to put again into service without changing
Recycle – to put into service with changing

The goal of this …

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Indian American art exhibits open Feb. 16 in Irving

New Irving Archives & Museum Exhibition Highlights Indian Contributions to America; India a la Art: A Culture Collective

On Feb. 16, a new traveling exhibit from the Smithsonian opens at the Irving Archives and Museum (IAM), 801 W. Irving Blvd., that explores the Indian American experience and the community’s political, professional and cultural contributions to …

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AIRBRUSH 101 Workshop April 4 with Justin Burns

Saturday, April 4th 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

REGISTER $75 through Eventbrite

Airbrush 101 goes over all the basic things you need to know to get started in airbrushing where equipment & paint will be provided.

About this Event …

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Watercolor Tips & Techniques Feb. 22 with Sarah Murphy

Cancelled

Basic introduction to Water Colors. Learn the tips and techniques with Sarah Murphy. Registration Required
Fee: $65.00
Saturday, 22 February 10 AM -2 PM

REGISTER: $65 Payment through PayPal

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association
Age: Adults 17 and over
Maximum students 10.
Students will be emailed …

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Receptions on Feb. 9 for the IAA Masquerade Exhibit & the John P. Irizarry & John Lee Hunter Exhibit

Receptions for Irving Art Association’s February exhibits: IAA Masquerade Awards Competition and John P. Irizarry & John Lee Hunter Exhibit – FREE!

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

RSVP optional but appreciated

FREE! Sunday afternoon Receptions on February 9th (2-4pm) for 2020 IAA Masquerade Awards Competition

(The Mask and the Hidden …

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February Exhibits at the Irving Arts Center

Irving Arts Center
3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving 75062

Gallery Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday:
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00-5:00 p.m

Artistic Expressions from Within, presented by the Irving Black Arts Council

February 1 – March 1 Free The Irving …

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Exhibition Reception Feb. 8th: IBAC Black History Month Annual Art Exhibit

  • Feb 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Free

A free reception will be held February 8 from 5-7 p.m. in conjunction with Irving Black Arts Council’s Annual Black History Month Exhibition: Artistic Expressions from Within (Feb 1-March 1). Featured artists Chesley Antoinette, Sanah Brown-Bowers, Sharda Ferrell, Ozioma Igbokwe, Mercedes Lewis, Robbyn Miles and Zaria Parker …

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Heri Bert Bartscht: 100 Years: Reception Jan. 31

The University of Dallas is proud to host Heri Bert Bartscht: 100 Years a retrospective exhibition of work by the Dallas sculptor Heri Bert Bartscht (b.1919, Breslau, Germany, d. 1996, Dallas, Texas) on view at the Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery until February 29, 2020. Bartscht was a successful sculptor and founded the sculpture department at the University …

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John P. Irizarry & John Lee Hunter Exhibit

JOHN & JOHN

26 January – 28 February 2020
John P. Irizarry & John Lee Hunter Exhibit
West Gallery
Opening Reception: Sunday 09 February 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Please do not miss the opportunity to view the curious and whimsical art of the two Johns. This collection of recent works by the two artists …

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Cuadros de pintura y Manualidades : Miércoles clases en febrero

Workshop with Lupita Padilla – Wednesdays in February – Miércoles clases en febrero

Feb. 5, 12, 19 & 26 7-9pm

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

Sponsored by Irving Art Association

Cuadro con pinturas acrilicas y adornados con botones, flores
Y variedad de adornos. El tema sera un Pavorreal y …

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Painting with Texture / Pintura con texturas – Wednesday classes in February

Workshop with Leticia Garcia on Wednesdays – February 5, 12, 19 & 26 : 7PM-9PM BILINGUAL

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

Sponsored by Irving Art Association

Painting with Texture / Pintura con texturas

Trabajaremos en 2 pinturas con texturas diferentes hechas con bola de aluminio, toalla de papel …

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