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2017 Trinity Arts Guild Open Show Reception June 10 & Award Winners

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2017 Trinity Arts Guild Open Show

May 3 – June 10, 2017

Closing Reception & Awards   Saturday, June 10th 4:00pm5:30pm

For images of all the artwork go to https://www.trinityartsguild.net/2017-open-show-entries

AWARDS

Best of Show:  Long Black Hair by Ismail Mahmood (above)
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Oils:
First: Texas Banker by Mahto Hogue
Second:  Lazy Saturday by Steve Ko
Third:  Catch of the Day by Beverly Richmond
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Watercolor/Ink

First:  Provence by Kinji Nishikawa

Second:  Chasing the Storm by Court Bailey
Third:  A Little Bit Shy by Pamela Oldham
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Acrylic/Mixed Media
First;  At the Apothecary by Linda Akins
Second: Persian Marble by Darlia Hobbs
Third:  Free Yourself by Sharon Giles
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Three Dimensional:
First: Obscure Sole by Curtis Frederick
Second:  Up a Tree by Stormie Parker
Third:  The Call by Kimmie Hamm
Dry Media:   Richardson Art Excellence Award:  Gold leaf and Charcoal by Patrick Ollila
                      Mid-cities Excellence Award    A House Late Afternoon by Marie Maines
Honorable Mentions:
1.  Rainy Day by Sammy Tally
2.  Texas Carol by Celeste McCall
3:  Madam Monarch by Krystyna Dale
4.  Teamwork by Suzanne McNeil-Sparks
5.  Il Duomo In Florence by Jim Evans
Juror was Sarah Graham  (her website SarahGrahamArt.com)
Show Chair: Kimmie Hamm

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Trinity Arts Guild 2017 Juried Open Show entries due April 1st

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2017 Trinity Arts Guild Open Show

May 3 – June 10, 2017

Open to all area artists. Up to $3,00 in merchandise and prizes!

Categories:

  • Oil
  • Acrylics/Mixed Media
  • Watercolor/Inks
  • Dry Media
  • Three Dimensional

For prospectus and entry form see

https://www.trinityartsguild.net/prospectus-and-entry-forms

All accepted work must be presented to the Gallery between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm Tuesday, May 2, 2017.

Trinity Arts Guild Gallery Bedford Boys Ranch Park 2819 R.D. Hurt Parkway Bedford, TX 76021

Calendar:

  • April 1, 2017 Entries due. Email entries must be submitted by midnight. Hand delivered entries accepted 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Mailed entries must be postmarked on or before this date.
  • April 16, 2017 – Accepted entries will be posted on this website.
  • Monday May 1, 2017– 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Early drop off
  • May 2, 2017 – All accepted entries due at the Gallery for hanging.
  • Wednesday, May 3, 2017 – Show Opens
  • June 10, 2017 – Reception and Awards (close of Show 5:45 pm)

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Grand Prairie Arts Council Show deadline August 22

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Grand Prairie Arts Council 2016 Annual Juried Art Show & Sale
Uptown Theater Lobby Art Gallery 120 East Main Street Grand Prairie, Texas

September 18 – October 15, 2016

Open to all artists age 18 and over. Entries must be original, unpublished and must not have been previously exhibited in a GPAC Exhibition. $3,000 in cash prizes available.


All media will be considered including but not limited to 3-dimensional, photography, drawing-all media, computer graphics, etc. Mail images, entry form & $30 fee:
Grand Prairie Arts Council
PO Box 531613
Grand Prairie, Texas 75053
Or mail entry form & $30 fee and Email images: gpac@artsgp.org
 
Calendar:
  • August 22: Final postmark date for receipt of artwork images, entry form, and fee.
  •  August 26: Notice of acceptance will be mailed.
  •  September 16 & 17: In-take of hand delivered, accepted work.
  •  September 18, Sunday, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Opening Reception & Awards Presentation.
  •  October 15: Exhibition closes.
 
Please see entry brochure for complete details: Printable entry brochure

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LGAA Open Juried Fall Festival of Art entry deadline Sept. 19

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Lake Granbury Art Association presents

2016 Fall Festival of Art

October 14 – November 12, 2016

at Shanley House Gallery, 22’f North Travis, Granbury, TX 76049

Open to anyone 18 or over.  Membership in the LGAA is not required to enter.

$3,000+ in Prizes!

Prospectus: http://lakegranburyart.blogspot.com/2016/07/lgaa-open-juried-fall-festival-of-art.html

2D or 3D art executed in the last 3 years. No photography.

E-mail images and enquires may be sent to Igaafallshow@gmall .com

Mail Entrles to:

LGAA FALL SHOW c/o Mary Jo Jung

2814 Fairway Dr., Granbury TX 76049

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Monday, September 19th  Submissions due • No late entries • See “How to Enter” section
  • Wednesday, September 28th  Acceptance noti cation begins. This will be done by e-mail.
  • Saturday, October 8th  Hand delivered pieces due at Shanley House between 9am-12pm. No late pieces will be accepted. MUST contact show chair if you need to deliver early.
  • Friday, October 14th Official Opening
  • Saturday, October 15th Reception & Awards  Awards reception begins at 6:30pm • Awards presentation at 7:15pm
  • Saturday, November 12th Show Ends. Pick up work from 12-3pm.

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TVAA 2016 Open Show reception July 10

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Open Show

TVAA Downtown Gallery

July 1 – 29, 2016

Open Show, curated by Jenny Keller, features the work of Angela DeAnda, Elizabeth “Sissy” Bingham, Darla Bostick, Lonnie Brown, Selena A. Dixon, Angelika Ejtel, Kimmie Hamm, Shari Hornish, Adam Jones, Fawn Jones, Jenny Keller, Debra Lalumia, Linda Lee, Kevin Megison, Richard Miller, Julie Mortillaro, Anne Neal, Jan Partin, Chelsea Picton, Julie Pitman, Kathleen Ramirez, Luis Ramirez, Fancy Tanner, and Jerri Zanercik.

Please join the artists for a reception on Sunday afternoon, July 10th from 2 to 4. TVAA Downtown Gallery, Plaza of the Americas, Suite G207, 700 N Pearl, Dallas 75201. Free and open to the public.

Presented by the Texas Visual Arts Association.

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TVAA Open Show entries due June 20

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Call for Art

TVAA Downtown Gallery

Open Show

July 1 – 29, 2016

Reception July 10 from 2-4pm

Welcome to the OPEN SHOW by TVAA DOWNTOWN GALLERY! For this show, you can create whatever you want! Use any medium and style! The sky and beyond is your limit. But if you cannot think of a thing, remember: July is full of summer fun, whether you like fireworks and circuses or swimming in serene lakes on a sweet summer’s day! Travel America or tour the world. Perhaps you are feeling a bit abstract in the hot weather; it matters not. Show us your ideas in your own unique style!

Please submit up to three entries (jpgs at 300 dpi and no longer than 1800 pixels on longest side) to Curator Jenny Keller by June 20th at jennykeller1@sbcglobal.net.

TVAA Downtown Gallery Plaza of the Americas Suite G207 Box 347 700 N Pearl Street Dallas, Texas 75201 469-569-4580 http://tvaa.org

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500X presents Hot and Sweaty: The Open Show

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Hot and Sweaty: The Open Show
Exhibition dates: June 11th – June 26th
Opening Reception: Saturday, June 11th, 7-10 pm
Pick up: June 26th 5-7pm; June 27th 6-8pm
Join us at the gallery for the 500X Hot and Sweaty 2016 Opening Reception this Saturday, 7-10 pm! We’ve received a ton of great work from artists around the area, so stop in, have a beer, and take a look for yourself!

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500X Gallery, 500 Expositon Ave., Dallas, TX 75226

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Call for entries from VAGF for ArtRAGEOUS 2016

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The Visual Arts Guild of Frisco’s annual summer show will be held June 21 through July 17.

Entry is free for VAGF members; entry for non-members is $30 for three pieces. Please submit JPEGS to infor@vagf.org no later than end of the day Thursday, June 16. Please include dimensions, medium, title of each piece and sales prices. You will be notified of the acceptance into the show by email on June 17.

Opening reception will be Sunday, June 26, 6:30-8:30 at the Frisco Discovery Center.

Visit https://vagf.org/events/ for more details.

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Hot & Sweaty 2016 & Project Space Rentals | CALL FOR ENTRIES

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Project Space Rentals
We are now accepting proposals for project space rentals! 200.00 for one month. Openings will correspond with shows in the main gallery spaces. Submit 20 images and a proposed statement outlining what you would do in the space. You can drop off proposals at the gallery on Saturdays and Sundays from 12-5 or mail to 500X Gallery 500 Exposition Avenue Dallas, TX 75226 214-828-1111
Hot and Sweaty: The Open Show
Drop Off: June 4th and 5th, 2-5pm
Entry fee- $10 per work; limit 6 entries per artist; Payment due at time of drop off
Works cannot be longer than 48″ on any side
500X staff will be on hand to assist in placing and hanging work. All work must have adequate hanging hardware, wire and/or D-rings. Works that are not fit for display will not be accepted. Pedestals are available first-come first-serve basis.
All media is accepted, however, video/sound/electronic works must have all equipment provided by the artist. 500X will take a 40% commission on all sales. All participating artist must sign the contract stipulating the full terms of exhibition in gallery.
Exhibition dates: June 11th – June 26th
Opening Reception: Saturday, June 11th, 7-10 pm
Pick up: June 26th 5-7pm; June 27th 6-8pm
 
Works not picked up by June 29th will be discarded
500X Gallery, 500 Expositon Ave., Dallas, TX 75226
http://www.500x.org/
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Trinity Arts Guild’s 2016 Open Show Reception & Awards May 7

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Trinity Arts Guild in Bedford holds an annual competition for DFW area artists. Over $3800.00 in cash and merchandise prizes will be awarded on May 7 from 4-6pm. http://trinityartsguild.org


Calendar of Events:

Wednesday, April 20  – Show Opens
Saturday, May 7  –  Reception and awards 4pm to 6pm
Tuesday,  May 21  –  Close of show all work must be picked up.

Exhibit Location:  the TAG Gallery, Bedford Boys Ranch Park, 2819 R.D. Hurt Parkway, Bedford, TX 76021

 

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DSVC’s 2016 Dallas Show entries due April 1

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Make Design Great Again

The Dallas Show is back and it’s time to send your best work to the polls.

Enter your work by FRIDAY, APRIL 1st 2016.

How do I enter?
Visit the Dallas Show event page to purchase your entries. Follow the instructions online to confirm your membership (fyi: members get a discount on entry fees!). Full rules and regulations can be found on the official show poster, also found on the event page.

Technical questions about the entry site should be directed to online@dsvc.org. Any questions about submissions guidelines or categorization can be directed to the Dallas Show Chair, Jeremy Hughes at dallasshow@dsvc.org. Other general questions can be directed at DSVC’s Executive Director, Heather Moore,heather@dsvc.org or by calling 214.810.DSVC {3782}

DSVC MEMBERS

$55 — Single Entry
$70 — Series/Campaign

NON-MEMBERS

$65 — Single Entry
$80 — Series/Campaign

When is the Dallas Show Again?

Date: Thursday, June 9th, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Sixty Five Hundred
6500 Cedar Springs Road
Dallas, Texas 75235

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RCAS Spring Show entries due March 19

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This show was previously known as the 50+ Show, but is now the SPRING SHOW and has no age limit. The show take-in is March 19, 2016.

• Click here for full PROSEPCTUS.

ENTRY FEES RCAS Members: $25 for one entry, $30 for two entries, and $35 for three entries.
Non-members: $30 for one entry, $35 for two entries, and $40 for three entries. Early submissions to linda@clary.org are requested if possible with title, size, medium, and price. Fees are due with acceptance of paintings at library. Also payment will be due upon acceptance of art work at the library.

CALENDAR Entries to be received and picked up on 3rd floor of Richardson Public Library-Civic Center Drive & Arapaho.
Receiving: March 19, 2016 10:30 AM – 12:30 noon
Pick-up: April 23, 2016 10:30 AM – 12:30 noon

AWARDS Ribbons, plus cash or merchandise awards are given in each category. Awards Ceremony at 6:30 PM Tuesday April 19, 2016 in the Richardson Public Library in Richardson, Texas.

Show Chair: Carol Powell – cdpowell67@sbcglobal.net
Show Co-Chair: Claudia Caudill – claudicaudill@gmail.com

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Unique by Nature Juried Art Competition and Exhibit call for artists

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The McKinney Performing Arts Center (MPAC) and the Arts and Music Guild are now accepting artwork submissions for its Juried Art Show in April.

Prospectus: http://artsandmusicguild.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Unique-by-Nature-2016-Prospectus_pdf.pdf
Apply Today: http://bit.ly/1R7ey7X
https://mckinneypac.wufoo.com/forms/unique-by-nature-large-works-application-2016/

This year’s submissions will be juried by a panel of four: Amy Rosenthal, Director of the MPAC; Chad Hugghins, Chair of the McKinney Arts Commission; Gail Delger, artist and owner of LAST Art Gallery; and Russell Tether, Russell Tether Fine Art. Prize winners will be chosen by this year’s judges, Pam and Bill Campbell, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Ft. Worth.

Cash and purchase prizes totaling $8500 will be distributed as follows: ONE large scale work will be awarded the $6000. Purchase Prize, and will become part of the permanent public art collection of the McKinney Performing Arts Center. An additional $2500. in prize money will be divided among five works of art juried into the exhibit (non-purchase prize) and chosen by the judge, including one Young Artist Award chosen from among the juried artwork submitted by high school students.

Opening Reception and Awards Announcement will be the evening of Friday, April 8th in the McKinney Performing Arts Center. The juried exhibit will continue through April 23rd . All two- and three-dimensional media are allowed. Works will be juried according to original and engaging artistic vision, effective use of media, and professionalism of presentation.

Unique by Nature is open to professional and emerging artists who are legal residents of the United States and at some point have been residents of Texas. Entrants must be at least 17 years of age by May 2016.

All art work must be submitted in person on Saturday, April 2nd (9:30am-6pm), Lower Level, McKinney Performing Arts Center, downtown McKinney, EXCEPT large scale works to be considered for the Purchase Prize, which will be juried by jpg. Large works submission deadline is FRIDAY, MARCH 25th at 7:00 PM.

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Hot and Sweaty opens June 13 at 500x

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Hot and Sweaty: The Open Show
  • Opening Reception: June 13th 7-10pm
  • Show runs: June 23th- June 28th       Gallery Open: Sat & Sun 12-5pm 
  • Pick up: June 28th 5-7pm; June 29th 6-8pm

Work not picked up by June 29th or other arrangements made by June 28th will be discarded.

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500X Gallery
500 Exposition Ave.
Dallas TX. 75226
www.500x.org

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New opportunities to show at 500X! – Hot & Sweaty drop-off June 6 & 7

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Project Space Rentals | Hot and Sweaty

 

Project Space Rentals 
We are now accepting proposals for project space rentals! 200.00 for one month. Openings will correspond with shows in the main gallery spaces. Submit 20 images and a proposed statement outlining what you would do in the space. You can drop off proposals at the gallery on Saturdays and Sundays from 12-5 or mail to 500X Gallery 500 Exposition Avenue Dallas, TX 75226 214-828-1111
Hot and Sweaty: The Open Show
Entry fee- $10 per work; limit 6 entries per artist
Works cannot be longer than 48″ on any side
500X staff will be on hand to assist in placing and hanging work. All work must have adequate hanging hardware, wire and/or D-rings. Works that are not fit for display will not be accepted. Pedestals are available first-come first-serve basis.
All media is accepted, however, video/sound/electronic works must have all equipment provided by the artist. 500X will take a 40% commission on all sales. All participating artist must sign the contract stipulating the full terms of exhibition in gallery.
Calendar:
  • Work must be dropped off on Saturday, June 6th and 7th between 2-5 pm Noon-5pm Payment due at drop off
  • Opening Reception: June 13th 7-10pm
  • Show runs: June 23th- June 28th       Gallery Open: Sat & Sun 12-5pm 
  • Pick up: June 28th 5-7pm; June 29th 6-8pm

Work not picked up by June 29th or other arrangements made by June 28th will be discarded.

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500X Gallery
500 Exposition Ave.
Dallas TX. 75226
www.500x.org

 

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