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The Hard Sell (DIY Punk Show) Jan. 13 in Bedford


The Hard Sell brought to you by Central Arts of Bedford will showcase multiple styles of art with the idea that anything is punk if you say it is! The DIY punk show will exhibit over 20 local artists of all forms of art to be complimented by performance art from Shara Hammitt as well as live music from The Owl and The Octopus. Surprise closing performance of the Punk variety will close us down! The event runs from 7-11 Friday the 13th at C.A.B. located at 2816 Central Drive, Suite #140 in Bedford.  Always free to attend and complementary wine will be served.

Submitted by JC Phrey. Email: revolutionarywalls@gmail.com

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Arts Open Call Marketplace Sales


Festival Hall, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton TX

March 4 – April 16, 2016, FREE

Arts Open Call welcomes artists from across North Texas for an interactive installation at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in historic downtown Denton. Displayed floor to ceiling in the grand hall of the city’s former power plant, approximately 200 artworks were submitted. Selected works will become part of our online marketplace. 50% of the sale of artworks will benefit the exhibition’s artists while remaining funds will support the education programs of the Greater Denton Arts Council.

Shop and learn more at dentonarts.com

Submitted by Paige Thompson. Email: admin@dentonarts.com

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Local Art Reviews & Videos May 5



Art News DFW is starting a new weekly guide series to promote the local artists, galleries and art organizations in North Texas. We will provide a round-up of local art views, art stories and videos. Please email moderator@artgroupsdfw.com if you wish to contribute a link, write a review or help with our round-up.

Local Reviews & Art News Stories

DIY in Dallas: Art Peña’s Vice Palace by JONATHAN PATRICK APRIL 28, 2015

Questioning the Art Objec by JENNIFER SMART APRIL 10, 2015: Jonathan Schipper’s Explosion at Fort Worth Contemporary Arts http://artsandculturetx.com/questioning-the-art-object/

HAUTE FAUXX: Jesse Meraz at Ro2 Art through May 3, 2015 by JEREMY LUPE APRIL 23, 2015 http://artsandculturetx.com/jesse-meraz-haute-fauxx/

Texas Abstract by MICHAEL MCFADDEN APRIL 9, 2015 http://artsandculturetx.com/texas-abstract-2/

Hecho en Dallas show at the Latino Culture Center by J R Compton

The Raising of the new Pegasus by J R Compton

Artists from Brooklyn and Dallas descend on 500X Gallery near Fair Park by Michael Granberry http://artsblog.dallasnews.com/2015/05/artists-from-brooklyn-and-dallas-descend-on-500x-gallery-near-fair-park.html/

Joy Laville’s soothing colors belie the melancholy beneath by Rick Brettall

Phillip Collins on Curating for the African American Museum, and a Life Well Lived By The Mixmaster http://blogs.dallasobserver.com/mixmaster/2015/05/phillip_collins_african-american-museum-dalas.php

Outside Herself: How Esther Pearl Watson Brings Imagination to the Banal
BY PETER SIMEK http://frontrow.dmagazine.com/2015/05/outside-herself-how-esther-pearl-watson-brings-imagination-to-the-banal/

Two Killed at “Free Speech” Art Contest in Garland TX May 4th, 2015 – PAULA NEWTON http://glasstire.com/2015/05/04/two-killed-at-free-speech-art-contest-in-garland-tx/

Nasher’s First Micro-Grants Announced – And Other Money News by Jerome Weeks May 1, 2015 http://artandseek.net/2015/05/01/nashers-first-micro-grants-announced-and-other-money-news/

DMA Acquires Major Modern Jewelry Collection byJerome Weeks May 1, 2015

Is This A Great Festival Or What? Soluna Has George Washington’s Custom Hot Rod by Jerome Weeks May 4, 2015 http://artandseek.net/2015/05/04/is-this-a-great-festival-or-what-soluna-has-george-washingtons-custom-hot-rod/

PAUL BOOKER at Cris Worley Fine Arts through may 09 by Todd Camplin

Soluna Festival 2015: 6 must-attend events at the Dallas Arts District first BY KENDALL MORGAN 5.5.15 http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/arts/05-05-15-soluna-festival-must-see-events-anna-sophia-van-zweden-dallas-symphony-orchestra/

What 5 local artists are doing with grant money from Nasher Sculpture Center BY ALEX BENTLEY 5.3.15 http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/arts/05-03-15-nasher-sculpture-center-microgrant-recipients-local-artists/

Cherished art auction connects Dallasites with creative up-and-comers
BY PROMOTED SERIES CORRESPONDENT 4/16/15 http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/arts/04-16-15-texas-scottish-rite-summer-colors/


Local Videos

‪Visiting Artist Lecture Series‬ (SMU Meadows)

Art This Week-At The Modern-Focus: Mario Garcia Torres

Tuesday Evening at the Modern Mario Garcia Torres

Top Five: Apr 30, 2015 (Glasstire)

Houston Art Car Parade 2015 (Glasstire)

Michaël Borremans at the Dallas Museum of Art

Top Five: April 23, 2015 (Glasstire)

“I never thought my name would be on a symphony hall.” (Art&Seek)

Hopes for Dallas Arts District (Art & Seek)

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