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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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The Book Forest Installation at the Irving Arts Center

The Book Forest Installation, Irving Arts Center December 1, 2016 – January 29, 2017 ARTIST TALK Dec. 10, 1:00pm Artists VET and Sheila Cunningham join forces to showcase the power of trees and books, contemplating the transitional phases of both. Their installation transforms the Focus Gallery into a forest of altered books that have …

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Rueben Contreras teaches Perspective in Drawing in December

“Perspective in Drawing”

Artist Ruben Contreras is again offering his drawing classes. They are suitable for all levels of artists.

The fee for the series of three classes is $90 or $30 a class.  Held at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts in Irving.  Directions  7-9 pm Class schedule: Fri.,  Dec. 2;  Thurs.,  Dec. 8; and Fri., Dec. 16.

 

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Holiday Art Market 2016 Dec. 3 in Las Colinas

Update: Cancelled and merged with CuteFest in Bedford on Dec. 10, 2016.

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 11 am to 10 pm

Several of the greatest local artists will be taking over a city block at MacArthur Crossing Shopping Center in Las Colinas.  Artists of all styles will be displaying art for the holidays that …

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Ruben Contreras: Drawing Classes for November

“The Secrets of the Best Drawings”

Artist Ruben Contreras is again teaching a follow-up to the Basic Drawing classes held in September.  It’s suitable for all levels of artists.

The fee for the series of three classes is $90 or $30 per class.  Held at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts in Irving.  Directions

Friday …

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UD’s Regional Ceramics Competition entries due Nov. 18

2017 University of Dallas Regional Juried Ceramic Competition

 

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Phone: (972) 721-5319 or (972) 721-5316 Fax: (972) 721-4119 Email: art@udallas.edu
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Call for Entries

The University of Dallas invites you to participate in a juried ceramic competition featuring artists living in the central south region of the United States. …

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Colby Parsons: New Technology and Clay Sculpture

Guest artist at the Tuesday, October 25th meeting of the Irving Art Association will be Colby Parsons, MFA,  Associate Professor in Visual Art at Texas Woman’s University in Denton, where he teaches Ceramics and Emergent Media.

He will give a presentation about his work, which involves projecting imagery onto clay sculptures, and showing how he aligns …

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Do the Can-Can! Recycled Art Exhibit by Patsy Davila

The art of the can from bling to fine art — see what can be made using beer and soda cans rescued from the trash!

RECEPTION October 16, 2016 2-4pm

Exhibit runs Sept. 25 through Oct. 28, 2016

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061. Directions. Sponsored by the Irving …

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Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art at the Irving Arts Center

The 5th Annual Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art September 17 – November 13

Free

Presented by the Islamic Art Revival Series in partnership with Irving Arts Center, the 5th Annual Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art is a program of the Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation.

This prestigious international exhibition of artwork is inspired …

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Ruben Contreras Drawing Class: Secrets of the Best Drawings

“The Secrets of the Best Drawings”

Artist Ruben Contreras is teaching a follow-up to the Basic Drawing classes held last month.  It’s suitable for all levels of artists.

The fee for the series of three classes is $90.  Held at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts in Irving, home of the Irving Art Association.  Directions Thursday …

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Irving Main Street Event Sept. 16 & 17

Friday, Sept. 16, 6 to 10 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 17, noon to 6 p.m. 

Irving Heritage District 
217 S. Main St.
Irving, TX 75060

Free Admission and Free Parking

http://cityofirving.org/1301/Irving-Main-Street-Event

This annual street festival in the heart of the Irving Heritage District celebrates the hometown feel of Irving with attractions for all ages. Each …

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Winners of the 2016 IAA National Animal Art Exhibition

For the 15th year, Irving Art Association has hosted  a competition featuring animal art. Juror Walt Davis selected art and photography from 61 artists from all over the country. Drawings,  watercolors, oils, acrylics, photography,  and mixed media are represented in this exciting collection. (see Preview Gallery)

The show opened Sunday, August 28th and runs until …

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15th National Animal Art Exhibition – Reception & Awards Sept. 4

You’re invited! Come see the fabulous 15th annual show on Animal Art at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts. Sponsored by Irving Art Association. directions

The work of 61 artists in oils, water media, dry media, mixed media or photography. Preview Gallery.

On view August 28 through September 23, 2016.

Reception & Awards Ceremony Sunday, Sept. …

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Irving’s Big Read: Colors of Mexico – call for art

Exhibits for Irving’s Big Read Colors of Mexico – call for art

Take up a literary art challenge with two IAA-sponsored Big Read exhibits! Art submitted should relate to the chosen book Into the Beautiful North or one of the NEA’s 47 alternatives, Hispanic literature or culture, or the general concept of reading.

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Receptions this Sunday: Brett Dyer REVELATIONS and IAA Board Exhibit

REVELATIONS: Solo Exhibition featuring
Recent Works by Brett Dyer

July 24 – August 27, 2016

Opening Reception Sunday July 31st, 2-4pm

Brett Dyer received a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in painting and printmaking from The University of Texas at Tyler, and a Masters of Fine Arts degree in painting and intermedia arts …

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Only one week left – enter the National 2016 Animal Art Competition by July 31 at midnight

Enter the 2016 15th Annual IAA
National Animal Art Juried Competition

AUGUST 28 – SEPTEMBER 23, 2016

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX
$3,000 in Awards
Juror: Walt Davis SWS AWS

In addition to the Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Competition,
Irving Art Association also sponsors a national show on animal …

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Enter the 2016 IAA National Animal Art Competition

2016 15th Annual IAA National Animal Art Juried Competition

AUGUST 28 – SEPTEMBER 23, 2016

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX

2016 marks the 15th year Irving Art Association has held a special competition on animal art. Entry is open to all legal residents of the U.S. in the contiguous 48 states, 18 and older. Any animal species is considered as acceptable …

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Griffin’s EXPLOSION OF COLOR opening June 26

You are cordially invited to join us Sunday, June 26 in the West Gallery from 2-4 p.m. for the opening of the “Explosion of Color” exhibit at the Jaycee Art Center in Irving. The show features mixed media artwork by IAA member Laura Griffin alongside photography from Shanay Payne and encaustic wax work by Rhonda …

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New Sculptures at Flag Pole Hill Park in Los Colinas

The Las Colinas Parks Foundation dedicated “Sculpture in the Park” at Flag Pole Hill in the University Hills area of Las Colinas (Irving) on May 10, 2016. The group also debuted a new addition called “New Beginnings by sculptor Dale Lamphere. Video by Irving’s ICTN.

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Flag-Pole-Hill-Park/238131766375550

For more information see http://ramblernewspapers.com/2016/06/las-colinas-park-adds-sculpture-new-beginning/

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Pintapaint looking for instructors

Pintapaint is hiring!

We are looking for fun/energetic painting instructors for our Las Colinas location.

Pintapaint combines acrylic painting instruction with a BYOB beer/wine experience. We host 2-2.5 hour nightly events during which patrons will receive step-by-step instruction on a particular painting while socializing in a vibrant yet relaxing atmosphere.

http://pintapaint.com/careers/

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Pete Fernandez: Paintings at the Irving Arts Center

April 16 – May 15, 2016

Irving Arts Center, Focus Gallery
3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving TX 75062

RECEPTION Sunday, April 17, 2-5pm
Concurrent with the 31st Texas & Neighbors Reception & Awards, Main Gallery

Featuring selected paintings by Irving artist Ada “Pete” Fernandez from the 1950s to the present day. Subjects include …

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