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Outdoor Painters Society’s Plein Air Southwest Salon

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The Artists Showplace Gallery is delighted to host one of the premier art events of the season. Plein Air Southwest Salon is a juried competition, exhibition and sale sponsored by the Outdoor Painters Society and showcased every April in Dallas. The annual event seeks to promote an appreciation for the process of en plen air, which is French for “in open air”. Most of the works were completed in a single painting session, painted outdoors on location, and are characterized by the bold use of color, design and the freshness of paint application.

The exhibit runs from April 8 to May 13. The opening reception and presentation of awards will take place on Saturday, April 8, from 3:00 to 6:00. On Sunday, April 9, the gallery will be open from 1:00 to 5:00, with artist demonstrations from 2:00 to 4:00.

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15615 Coit Road, Suite 230, Dallas, TX 75248

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The New Cuban Color: Works by Limonta, Mederos, and Valdes

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OPENS TO PUBLIC

March 17, 2017

 

OPENING RECEPTION

March 17, 2017 from 6 to 8 PM

 

CLOSES

March 17, 2017

Flatbed Press http://www.flatbedpress.com/

HOURS

Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm; Saturday noon-5pm

Flatbed Press is pleased to present New Cuban Color: Prints by Limonta, Mederos, and Valdes in the O2 Project Gallery space. Organized by Alfredo Felipe Valdes, works in this exhibition utilize the human form as a symbolic vehicle to explore moments of human experience: birth, death, love, or the idea of origin and guilt in our Western tradition. From the intricately textured collagraphs of Isolina Limonta to the expressive and painterly monoprints of Yordanis Garmendia Mederos and Alfredo Felipe Valdes, this exhibition captures a wonderful glimpse of the contemporary printmaking happening in Cuba today.

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Through The Lens Photography Exhibit opens Feb. 9

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(Photo Courtesy of Stevan Alcala).

Through the Lens is a photography exhibit featuring photographers whose work evokes emotion and thought. Patrick Crowe, Randy Stewart, Rusty Hann, Asher J Swan, and Jamaal Dubose are so far exhibiting for this exhibit. Three week run.

Where: Gallery 31319 W Davis St Dallas, Texas 75208

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When: February 9, 2017, 7 pm

Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/131524370679577/

 

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Artist Appreciation Happy Hour at The Artists Showplace Gallery Jan. 20

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Join us for happy hour on Friday, January 20, from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m., as we celebrate our local artists, who add so much beauty and diversity to our gallery. Enjoy wine and light refreshments, meet the artists, and browse 12,000 square feet of contemporary and traditional fine art, including original paintings by local, national and international artists, handcrafted jewelry, art glass, and more.

Artists’ Showplace Gallery

http://theartistsshowplace.com/
Spanish Village Shopping Center, 15615 N Coit Rd #230, Dallas, TX 75248

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Tyler Shields: Provocateur opens Jan. 7

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Samuel Lynne Galleries is pleased to invite you to the opening reception for photographer Tyler Shields’ exhibition “Provocateur” on January 7, 2017 from 5-8pm. Shields will be in attendance at the opening reception, which will also serve as a launch for his latest book Provocateur. The exhibition will be on view until February 11, 2017.

Tyler Shields is known for his unique brand of volatile and off-handed celebrity photography and has come to be recognized as “Hollywood’s Favorite Photographer.” The meaning behind his work goes so much deeper than the famous faces and materials inhabiting it. Often using dark and controversial subject matter, his photography challenges convention, forcing the viewer to contemplate the true nature of human existence.

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1105 Dragon Street

Dallas, TX 75207

214.965.9027

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Jay Bolotin: The Book of Only Enoch

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Flatbed Press in Austin is pleased to present The Book of Only Enoch, a portfolio of 20 woodcut and relief etchings, and selected plates used to create the prints.

JANUARY 13 – MARCH 11, 2017
January 20, 2017 6-8PM RECEPTION

Bolotin tells the story of Only Enoch, a sensitive Jewish boy from Kentucky who is named after an apocryphal book left out of the Hebrew Bible whose protagonist “went to heaven and lived to tell the tale.” The viewer enters a world inhabited by people, flora, fauna, and heretofore unknown forms and spaces. And in ways that may remind us of epic story-tellers including William Blake and Lewis Carroll, Bolotin combines words and images to create worlds with their own logic, in order to tell captivating, bizarre and dreamlike stories.

Bolotin’s visual work is included in many public and private collections, including The Museum of Modern Art, New York; PAFA (Philadelphia); The University of Richmond Museum, Smith College Museum, and the Australian National Museum. He grew up in rural Kentucky.

The Book of Only Enoch is an ingredient in an ongoing trilogy of motion pictures called The Jackleg Testament, all constructed from Bolotin’s visual work. Part one of The Jackleg Testament – Jack & Eve, a woodcut motion picture, won Best Animation at the Santa Fe Film Festival, 2007.

Bolotin will give a brief performance at the reception, at 6:00 PM, Friday, January 20th, consisting of songs and a short film titled Kharmen, which combines a famous aria from the opera, Carmen, and the short stories of Russian absurdist writer, Daniil Kharms.

This exhibition is presented in conjunction with Landmarks (UT Austin). Organized and circulated by the University of Richmond Museums, Virginia, the exhibition is made possible in part with funds from the Louis S. Booth Arts Fund.

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Flatbed Press 2832 East MLK Blvd, Austin 78702   512.477.9328

Gallery Hours Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm; Saturday noon-5pm

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Common Language at Flatbed Press

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COMMON LANGUAGE http://www.flatbedpress.com/Exhibit_Detail.cfm?ShowsID=244

Suzi Davidoff + Rachelle Thiewes

Flatbed Press 2832 East MLK Blvd Austin TX 78702
512.477.9328

OPENS TO PUBLIC November 8, 2016

OPENING RECEPTION November 12, 2016; 6-8pm Artists will be in attendance

CLOSES
December 31, 2016

HOURS
Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm; Saturday noon-5pm

Common Language exhibits work by West Texas artists Suzi Davidoff and Rachelle Thiewes, collaborating together as Razi Projects. Spanning Finland and West Texas, Common Language consists of site-specific land-based installations documented by large scale photographs printed on aluminum, a twin-screen video projection, and a limited edition, hand bound artist book housed in a portfolio containing an original artwork.

In addition to this monumental collaboration, the exhibition includes individual works on paper and sculptural kinetic jewelry by Davidoff and Thiewes, respectively.

A special viewing of the Common Languages twin-screen projection will take place throughout the evening of the Artist’s Reception.

Suzi Davidoff’s multi-media works on paper explore themes of structure and perception of the natural world, often incorporating found organic materials collected on walks within the West Texas Chihuahuan desert.

Rachelle Thiewes creates jewelry that is designed to engage and challenge the wearer, making them an active participant, an initiator of sounds and body rhythms.

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LGAA Fall Festival of Art

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Artwork in the LGAA Fall Festival of Art is now online,http://lakegranburyart.blogspot.com/p/2016-fall-festival-of… but don’t miss seeing all the wonderful pieces in person.

Show opens at Shanley House Gallery Friday, October 14th just in time for the Harvest Moon Festival that weekend. Special reception and awards take place Saturday night Oct. 15th at 6:30pm. Public is invited and encouraged to attend.

Shanley House Gallery | 224 North Travis | Granbury, TX 76049 http://granburyarts.org

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Geof Kern: Life, Death, Beauty and Garbage, Selected Work Pictures 1987-1997

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PDNB Gallery is pleased and honored to present Geof Kern’s second solo exhibition this fall. It will highlight work from 1987-1997. This time frame marks one of Geof Kern’s (b. 1950, New York City) most recognized periods of innovative fashion/ advertising/ editorial photography in his career.  His photographs are conceptual, often including surrealist references. Kern manipulated the medium (pre-photoshop) using multiple exposure, collage, photo sculpture and dioramas that soon catapulted his presence in the commercial photography world. Exhibition runs from September 10th thru October 8th. Geof Kern will be attending the artist reception Saturday, September 10th from 5-8pm.

PDNB Gallery
154 Glass Street, Ste. 104
Dallas, TX 75207
214.969.1852
Info@pdnbgallery.com

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Near/Sighted: Close Perspectives on Natural Phenomena

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Examine every detail—real or imagined—in works ranging from living dioramas to mixed-media sculpture and photography.

Opening Reception Friday, March 18th 5-7pm

Mingle with art and garden lovers while viewing original work on display by Nomadic Fungi InstituteKaren Vanderpool-Haerle, Amanda Reschke and Irwin Lightstone  and Britt Coalson.

The Gallery @NHG is dedicated to expanding interest in local art and promoting a lifestyle enhanced by gardening, nature and the environment.

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7700 NORTHAVEN ROAD | DALLAS, TEXAS 75230 | 214.363.5316
MONDAY – SATURDAY 9 AM — 6 PM
SUNDAY 10 AM — 5 PM
NORTH HAVEN GARDENS.

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Opening Reception Oct. 10 for Lily Mirsky at Kamme

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Opening Reception for Photographer Lily Mirsky.

October 10,2015 6:00- 9:00 Pm

Hear her inspiring story of coming to this country with nothing and becoming the amazing photographer she is. Be drawn into her beautiful, soulful works as they speak to your heart.

Enjoy an evening of art, food, wine and meet the artist. Free.

Show runs through November 14, 2015

Kamme Art Gallery 304 Bolivar, Sanger TX 76266

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CADD July Events and Exhibitions

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Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas

http://www.caddallas.net/

July Events and Openings

Opening Thursday, July 9
Ro2 Art
At the Magnolia TheaterThe Quiet Person’s Chronicle: Cheryl Finfrock

Opening Reception: July 9, 6:00 – 8:00pm
On view through: August 15, 2015

Opening Saturday, July 11
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Dallas Gallery Day
Participating CADD GalleriesConduit Gallery, Cris Worley Fine Arts, Craighead Green Gallery, Galleri Urbane, Holly Johnson Gallery, Kirk Hopper Fine Art, The Public Trust, Valley House Gallery & Sculpture Garden

July 11, 12:00 – 8:00pm

Valley House Gallery
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The Waiting Room: Carol CookOpening Reception: July 11, 6:00 – 8:30pm

On view through: August 15, 2015

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Where We Prayed: Miles Cleveland GoodwinOpening Reception: July 11, 6:00 – 8:30pm

On view through: August 15, 2015

Opening Saturday, July 18
Circuit 12 Contemporary
New Location
1811 Levee Street
Dallas, TX, 75207
Nonobjective: A Survery of Abstraction 2015: Andrew Schoultz, Gary Peterson, James Collins, Dave Kinsey, Francesco LoCastro, POSE, Cecelia Salama, and more

Opening Reception: July 18, 6:00 – 10:00pm

Continuing
Kirk Hopper Fine Art
Cygnus: Paintings of Greenland, Iceland, and Sweden: Roger WinterOn view through: July 3, 2015
Valley House Gallery
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Scratching the Surface: Brian CobbleOn view through: July 3, 2015
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The Painted Word: Vera BarnettOn view through: July 3, 2015
Ro2 Art
At the Magnolia Theater365: Danielle Georgiou

On view through: July 5, 2015

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Galleri Urbane Dallas
Déjà Vu_Booth A2: Group exhibition of artists featured at the Dallas Art FairOn view through: August 1, 2015
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Contain Me: New Ink Drawings by Todd CamplinOn view through: July 18, 2015
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DowntownYeah, It’s Salon Style: Ro2 Artists group show

On view through: July 25, 2015

Conduit Gallery
Mimesis: Matt Clark & Jackson EcholsOn view through: August 1, 2015
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Reversing a thing does not prove its reverse: Reinhold EngberdingOn view through: August 1, 2015
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From the Studio: Mary Ellen LacyOn view through: August 1, 2015
Craighead Green Gallery
Group Show: Over 50 Gallery ArtistsOn view through: August 1, 2015
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Spiral Bound: New Watercolors by California Artist, Sarah HabaOn view through: August 1, 2015
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Grotesque Beauty: Favio MorenoOn view through: August 1, 2015
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My Favorite Intern: Exhibition of work by gallery interns from the last 10 yearsOn view through: August 15, 2015
Cris Worley Fine Arts
wise with the feeling: Trey EganOn view through: August 29, 2015

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Molly DeVoss to Exhibit The Love Series Paintings

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Molly DeVoss to Exhibit The Love Series Paintings

Dallas, TX – November 12, 2014/ — Trinity West Fine Art Gallery in the Dallas Design District announces the solo exhibition of artist Molly DeVoss’s new body of work “The Love Series”.

The Love Series contains three groups of work: “Aspects of Love”, which interpret the four Greek words for Love, “Spaces in Your Togetherness”, which represent Khalil Gibran’s writings on Love, and “Love Is”, which are ten paintings that represent aspects of Love.

Molly’s paintings, with multiple layers, unique textures and color palette, reflect her passion for the land of the Southwest. The human figure is a common theme in her work.

Molly DeVoss lives and creates her art in Dallas, Texas and Santa Fe, New Mexico. She has participated in numerous shows and her works are part of many individual and corporate collections in the United States and Japan. Molly states: “Present moments in time are captured in my art – movement, transitioning, feelings, and shifts – and often the human/spirit form emerges.”

The opening will be Saturday December 6th from 6-9pm at Trinity West Fine Art Gallery, a new addition to the Dallas Design District focusing on North Texas art and artists. Trinity West Fine Art is located at 2335 Valdina Street, Dallas, Texas, 75207. They are open 10:00 to 5:00 pm Tuesday through Friday, Saturday by appointment. – Tel. 214-688-0288 gallery@trinitywestfineart.com

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Opening Reception for Sharon O’Callaghan Shero’s Photography/Photomontage/Mixed Media Portfolios at the FWCAC

The Selkie Returns to the Sea
“The Long Awaiting of the Never Was”
Stories woven through the transparent layers of time

The Fort Worth Community Art Center has selected 4 of Sharon’s portfolios to exhibit in Focus Gallery 2

Featured portfolios include:
A Maid’s Tale + The Sacrifice  +  Six Flags Under Katrina
+ Variations on a Theme [Six Flags Under Katrina]

Opening Reception

July 11, 2014 | 6 pm to 9 pm  

Fort Worth Community Art Center  |   1300 Gendy Street  |  Focus Gallery 2  |  Fort Worth

The exhibition will  continue through August 23, 2014
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The Artists Market — POSTPONED

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It’s a movement. Not a one-night-only event. Conscious Existence Gear would introduces The Artists Market, a community of support, encouragement, diversity, and unity for the self-expressed. It is expected to bring a much needed and long overdue boost to the Dallas arts scene.

Think, your local farmers market, but for artists of all crafts: painters, sculptors, designers /fashionistas, poets, authors, musicians, photographers, DJs and all who provide a self-produced craft. It is a community of entrepreneurs in need of a place to call their own; where once a month, artists from different genres can showcase their products to the world. This is not a flea market or resale shop of mass produced items from large corporations, but a small village of people whose recipe for success consists of blood, sweat, tears, time, talent, long days, sleepless nights, missed meals, and low budgets. The goal of The Artists Market is to sell and market products to the general public. In addition, The Market also helps establish a network for like-minded artists and build connections to expand each artists customer and fan base. The movement is FREE to the public and powered by Conscious Existence Gear, a new clothing brand designed to bring verbal conversation back to society.

The Artists Market also presents “The Showcase:  Show Us What’cha Got!”, where qualified vendors have the opportunity to show the public their craft.

Deadline for application is April 4.

This movement is set to debut on May 18, 2014 at Lofty Spaces, 816 Montgomery in Dallas, TX.  In order to make this event a success, we need artists like you! If you are interested in being a vendor, email consciousexistencegear@yahoo.com for application and information.  Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/consciousexistencegear.  Check back to our website for more information.  (Currently being updated)

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LuminArte Gallery hosts a Preview Reception of Jim Lively’s Sterling Vineyards Red Wine Paintings

LuminArte Gallery hosts a Preview Reception

Saturday, March 8, 2014, from 7pm to 10pm

of Jim Lively’s Sterling Vineyards Red Wine Paintings

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Who could imagine attending an art exhibition at a prominent art gallery, if wine were not served? Wine is an essential component to enjoying and experiencing art. Sterling Vineyards and and LuminArte Gallery represented artist, Jim Lively are “partnering” to take the relationship of wine and art to the next level where wine actually becomes part of the creative process in making art.  Recently, Lively experimented with using wine as a medium for various figurative and abstract paintings in his new “Red Wine” series of paintings.  When the experimentation with the use of wine proved to be successful, he thought of approaching selected vineyards with the concept of incorporating exclusively one vineyard’s wine in a series of paintings.  When Lively pitched the idea to Sterling Vineyards, it was onboard and invited Lively to exhibit ten of his paintings from the new “Sterling Vineyards” series of red wine paintings during the 2014 Napa Valley Art in April from April 1 to April 30, 2014.  Along with Lively’s paintings, Sterling Vineyards will be exhibiting artworks by San Francisco artist Vaso Peritos , the “Story of a Winery” exhibition by Ansel Adams and selected pieces from the Sterling Vineyards Private Art Collection. Sterling Vineyards, 1111 Dunaweal Ln,Calistoga, CA 94515, www.sterlingvineyards.com.

Visitors to LuminArte Gallery are invited to preview the Sterling Vineyards series of red wine paintings before they are exhibited at Sterling Vineyards as part of the Napa Valley Arts in April. Lively’s other paintings from his “Red Wine” series will be also be on exhibit in his Studio 1 at LuminArte Gallery, 1727 E. Levee Street, Dallas, Texas 75207, www.luminarte.com.

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Wine Squared is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new works by Robert Hamilton.

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Wine Squared is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new works by Robert Hamilton. Please join us on Thursday October 24, from 7-10 p.m., for the exhibition opening and to meet the artist. There will be door prizes, wine tastings, drink specials and live music.

To coincide with the upcoming “Day of the Dead Festival”, we will be hosting a countdown party to celebrate the upcoming weekend’s festivities! The Festival, including “Cirque Du Horror” will take place Saturday October 26th in Denton.

In the exhibition, Wine2 presents a series of artworks that display Hamilton’s continuing paper-mache/painting investigation. The word “paper-mache” often denotes sculpture and in this group of works, Hamilton combines the 2-D aspect of flat painting with the texture and sculpting feel of paper-mache. The canvases are clothed in paper and glue before ever receiving paint. This makes for a very uneven, very uneasy surface that works in conjunction with the often emotional, striking subject matter.

Robert Hamilton is a North Texas based artist who has exhibited painting and sculpture in and around the DFW area as well as Austin Texas. He is also very involved with the ambiance décor of the “Denton Day of the Dead Festival” and the joint performance, “Cirque Du Horror.” Walking skeletal sculptures and a rolling float are just some of the creations that have been displayed during these popular Denton events. He graduated from the University of North Texas in 1996 with a degree in drawing and painting.

Wine Squared is quickly becoming the Denton Square’s jewel amongst a collection of interesting store fronts. Owner Brook Ray is a true sommelier and offers incredibly unique wine and beer selections, forcing one reviewer to exclaim “…it is one of the best wine bars in Dallas and, for that matter, in Texas.”

Wine Squared hours: Sun 2-8pm
,Mon-Wed 4pm-10pm,
Thurs-Sat 4pm-12am
 110 W Oak St A
Denton, TX 76201
940-384-9463
Wine2@WineTimesWine.com

The exhibition will run from October 24th to December 28th.

For more info contact Robert Hamilton (214)641-4620 or hamilton@artbyhamilton.com  or visit the online portfolio www.artbyhamilton.com

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THOMAS KENNAUGH reception June 29

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Thomas Kennaugh Solo Exhibition
June 29 – August 3, 2013
Artist reception: Saturday, June 29, 2013 from 5 – 8 PM

PDNB Gallery will present Tom Kennaugh’s first Texas solo exhibition. The exhibition will feature his collage works mostly produced in the last few years.

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