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Of a Feather

The University of Dallas Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is proud to announce the group show Of a Feather featuring artists Kathy Boortz, Isabelle Du Toit, Billy Hassell, Mark Messersmith and Melodee Ramirez.

The exhibition showcases the rich relationship between birds and the artists who love them. Birds have long held a prominent place …

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2019 Texas & Neighbors Preview Gallery

The 34th Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition
May 18 – June 15, 2019
Irving Arts Center

This year the Texas & Neighbors competition received a record 710 entries from 266 artists residing in the five states of the regional show. Jurors Susan Roth Roman and Jordan Roth selected 74 paintings from this huge pool …

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Alicia’s Stone Art Animals Free Workshop April 5

Friday, April 5th 7-9 pm (doors open at 6:30pm.
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX 75061.

Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

Your host will be Alicia Duncan – Learn how to paint rocks!

Alicia: Join our Stone Art fun — this time with animals!

I’ll bring all types of stones and you can …

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Drypoint prints workshop March 29 – simple technique, great results!

Friday, March 29th 7-9 pm

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

FREE instruction; $5 materials fee. Register on our IAA Meetup site or email Junanne at junannepeck@mac.com.

Drypoint is a traditional fine art printmaking technique. Basically, you scratch a design with something …

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Donna Chambers: Pastel Workshop April 6

April 6, 2019 • 10 am to 2 pm Fee: $75

The Irving Art Association at Jaycee Park will host Donna Chambers, pastelist, for a one-day workshop for beginning and intermediate level pastel artists. The focus of this workshop will be on individual help and application after a short informational chat on the basics of …

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2019 Celebrating Irving: Irving Memories – call for art

The Irving Heritage Society and the Irving Art Association invite you to join us in this year’s festivities in celebrating the long and glorious journey that is the City of Irving. Along with other activities, we call on all artists and creative writers to exhibit works at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts. The …

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Introductory Encaustic Painting Workshops March 9 and 16!

Designed for beginning to intermediate artists ages 17 and older, this two-part introductory encaustic painting workshop will be offered on two consecutive Saturdays, March 9 and 16. The workshop will provide hands‐on instruction in the materials, techniques, and tools of Encaustic Painting. After a brief history lesson in this ancient art form, participants will be …

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The Road to the Heart: Persian Art Exhibit

The Irving Art Association is proud to host an exhibit reflecting Persian culture and heritage.

February 24 – March 28, 2019
Reception & Awards Sunday, March 10 • 2-5 pm

Judges for awards: Fari Rahimi, Yasaman Moussavi, Sara Rastegarpouyani, and Behnaz Sohrabi.
Curator: Pouran Lashini

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

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2019 Texas & Neighbors Regional Exhibition deadline March 1 – $8,000 in awards

The 2019 Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition is open to all artists 18 and older living in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Oklahoma. Up to three works of two-dimensional art may be entered by an artist.

$8.000 in prizes!  Artists may also earn signature status by exhibiting in five shows. Jurors for the 2019 exhibition are …

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Texchange: Printmaking Exhibits at UD’s Haggerty Art Village

2019 Southern Graphics Council International Conference Comes to UD  The University of Dallas is pleased to welcome Texchange an arts conference engaging the capacity of printmaking to act as an agent of transformation in its practices within the field, contributions to other art media and broader cultural roles. Over 90 printmaking artists will exhibit their …

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Juergen Strunck Prints opens March 6 at UD’s Haggerty Gallery

juergen strunck prints: no secrets
Solo Exhibition of New Works
Opening Wed, Mar 6. 7:00 – 11:00 p.m.
On view: March 6 – 31, 2019

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is proud to announce the opening of juergen strunck prints: no secrets, a solo exhibition of recent works by Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Printmaking Juergen Strunck. Strunck’s prints are well …

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Texas Ink – Under Pressure: Steamroller Prints Exhibit – reception Feb. 10

When Artists Get Together with Heavy Road Equipment Big Things Happen!

Texas Ink – Under Pressure is a collection of Steamroller prints by local Artist, created in parking lots throughout Texas.

Each artist carved their image into a wood block, which were inked, and covered with a sheet of paper then driven over with a …

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Here and Now: Prints by Carolyn Muskat

Here and Now: Prints by Carolyn Muskat is held in conjunction with the 2019 Southern Graphics Council International Conference in North Texas March 6-9. For 25 years, she has owned and operated Muskat Studios in Somerville, Massachusetts.  Muskat is the recipient of the 2019 SGCI Excellence in Teaching Award.

Artist Reception March 6 from 7-9 …

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Art Imitating Life: Black History Month Exhibition presented by the Irving Black Arts Council

Annual exhibition organized by the Irving Black Arts Council features works by Arthello Beck, Linda Gamble Camp, “Choke”, Frank Frazier, Tyra Goodley, Guinn Powell, Evita Tezeno, and Stephanie Yearby.
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Artist Reception Feb 9 from 5-7 p.m. February 2 – March 3,2019

Irving Arts Center, Main Gallery 3333 North MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75062

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Jane Kahler oil demo Feb. 3 in Irving

Jane Kahler will demonstrate oil painting on Sunday, February 3 during the monthly membership meeting of the Irving Art Association. Her subject will be painting landscapes.

Doors open at 1pm and the meeting starts at 2pm at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX. Guests are welcome.

Jane started her career in …

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Natura Naturata: Nature Already Created

The University of Dallas Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is pleased to announce the upcoming opening of “NATURA NATURATA: Nature Already Created,” an exhibition of works by artists Aaron Foster and Taryn McMahon. Both artists use printmaking, drawing, digital collage and photography to create immersive installations reflecting their connection with and exploration in the natural world. …

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2019 Texas & Neighbors Regional Exhibition call for entries – $8,000 in awards – deadline March 1

The annual TxN exhibit is back for its 34th year! This five-state competition is highly respected and very competitive. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association and the Irving Arts Center. Deadline is March 1, 2019.

The 2019 Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition is open to all artists 18 and older living in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New …

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MOMENTS OF CITY, Solo Show by ARJOON KC

Wed, January 23, 2019 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM CST

La Cima Club 5215 N O’Connor Blvd #2600 Irving, TX 75039 View Map

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Meet Irving-based artist, Arjoon KC, from Nepal, as he shares his new vibrant paintings and explains his many unique styles with La Cima Club Members and guests at our Meet the …

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Ceramic Art Jewelry Class with Pavlina Panova

My Ceramic Art Jewelry Class at North Lake College is open for registration. Only $63 for 7 weeks and more than 21 hours making beautiful jewelry with fine porcelain clay. We master different surface decorating techniques and finish the process with high quality low and high fire glazes.
The holiday season is coming and you could surprise the women …

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ACRYLICS A-Z Workshop with GOLDEN Paints Jan. 19 & 20

Have you ever gone to your local art store and looked at all the GOLDEN products and wondered what some of it does, how you can use it or how could some of these products push your artwork further? The Acrylic A-Z workshop is a more in-depth look into working with the variety of paints, …

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ACRYLIC NIGHT on Jan. 4: Project – Pouring a Swipe

Project for Friday, January 4, 2019 with be Pouring using the Swipe method.

Sharon Giles will demonstrate how to mix paint for pouring and how to do the swiping method. The demo will start at 7pm.

To see a playlist of videos illustrating swiping: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLl-w4JxzL7QsJILMS5QMdfdzDxMzWghN0

Or you can work on your own project. We’re dedicating …

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Steve Miller: 2-Day Oil Landscape Painting Workshop Jan. 11 & 12, 2019

January 11 & 12, 2019 (Friday & Saturday) 9am – 4pm

Cost: $120 (includes $25 nonrefundable deposit)

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

REGISTER NOW – Payable through PalPal or by check

This 2-Day Workshop will focus on three foundations of oil …

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Irving Arts Center Annual Holiday Open House & Free Crafts for Kids

Irving Arts Center Celebrates a Lone Star Christmas

Annual Holiday Open House and Performance Dec. 7

Irving Arts Center shines with the sights and sounds of a Lone Star Christmas. At this annual extravaganza, attendees are treated to stilt walkers, jugglers, Sculpture Garden train rides, cookies, refreshments, FREE holiday crafts for kids, and performances featuring the …

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IAA’s first Holiday Air Fair is December 2nd

Irving Art Association
Holiday Art Fair
December 2 • 1-5 pm

Join us at Jaycee Park Center for the Arts located at 1975 Puritan Dr. in Irving, TX where over 20 DFW-area artists will be selling jewelry, paintings, pottery, cards and much more! Enjoy the Holiday Spirit and supports the Arts in Irving. …

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Sowing the Familiar: Master of Arts in Art Thesis Exhibition

– November 28, 2018 – December 6, 2018
– Closing Reception: Thursday, December 6, 5:30 – 8:00 pm
– Michelle C Gonzales
– Sowing the Familiar; Master of Arts in Art Thesis Exhibition
– University of Dallas- Art History Building, Thompson Loggia, 1845 E. Northgate Drive, Irving, TX 75062 972-721-5000, https://udallas.edu/constantin/academics/programs/art/artexhibitscalendar.php – Michelle …

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Free Basic Classes on Art Journaling

The Irving Art Association offers FREE basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium. Each class is a series of four held on Thursday nights 7-9pm for a month.

The FREE classes on Art Journaling will be taught by Jackie Byers on February 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2019 …

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IAA Meeting Nov. 27: Sharon Giles: Marbling on Paper with Inks and Acrylics

Irving Art Association Meeting — visitors are always welcome. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061.

Tues., Nov. 27 at 7 pm: Sharon Giles art demonstration: Marbling on Paper with Inks and Acrylics

Featured artist Sharon Giles, will demonstrate two simple forms of marbling paper using inks and …

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Winter 2019 Free Basic Classes

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 of a particular art medium.

Registration is now open for the …

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Award Winners of the 2018 IAA Photography Exhibition

This is the second year that Irving Art Association has sponsored a juried exhibition devoted solely to photography. 25 works from 12 photographers are in the exhibit October 30 – November 21 at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts.

The show was curated by Terry Cockerham. Awards were selected by the jurors: Jim …

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Sacred Transmitted: A Century of Design from the Emil Frei Studio Archives

Sacred Transmitted
A Century of Design from the Emil Frei Studio Archives
Opening Friday, Nov 9. 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
On view: November 9 – January 27, 2019

The exhibition includes works by Francis Deck, Br. Martin Erspamer, OSB, William Frank, Emil Frei Jr., Robert Frei, Milton Frenzel, Robert Harmon, Siegfried …

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2018 IAA Photography Awards Exhibition – reception Nov. 11

This is the second year that Irving Art Association has sponsored a juried exhibition devoted solely to photography. Curator of the show is Terry Cockerham.

25 works from 12 photographers are in the exhibit opening October 30 at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts. The Reception & Awards Ceremony will be Sunday, November …

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Las Colinas Art Show Nov. 2

Las Colinas Country Club’s First Annual Art Show is Friday, Nov. 2nd from 5-10pm.  15 regional artists in the show.  Participants are fine art oil painters, sculptors, ceramics artists, pottery designers, and photographers.  Club is open to the public to attending show.  Cash bar.  We hope to see you there. Las Colinas Country Club, …

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Art Battle® Dallas: Texas State Championship on Saturday, Oct. 27

THE TEXAS STATE CHAMPIONSHIP HAS ARRIVED!
Come watch the paint fly as winning Artists from events this season in Austin and Dallas battle again with hopes of earning a spot at The National Championship this November in LA! This is a wonderful evening of creativity and community, with audience vote determining the winner …

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Arjoon KC: Reality of Unheard Stories – reception Fri, Oct. 26 at the Irving Arts Center

 

Please Join Us Friday, Oct. 26 from 7-9 PM
artist reception & live painting demonstration by Arjoon KC 
Reception and live demo are FREE and open to the general public! On display in the Irving Art Center’s Carpenter Lobby through Jan. 6, Reality of Unheard Stories features paintings and mixed media works …

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Enter the 2018 IAA Photography Awards Competition – deadline Oct. 24

IRVING ART ASSOCIATION
DALLAS/FORT WORTH
PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS COMPETITION
(Previously IAA D/FW Juried Photography Competition)

Open to all D/FW and surrounding area residents.

Exhibit Curator: Terry Cockerham

For complete entry RULES, see the prospectus: 2018_IAA_PHOTO_AWARDS_COMP_PROSPECTUS

REQUIREMENTS in brief:

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