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JOHN HERRIN: Nature Mort opens Nov. 18 at PDNB

JOHN HERRIN: Nature Mort

November 18 – December 30, 2017

Artist Reception: Saturday, November 18, 2017 From 5:00 – 8:00 PM

 

A small exhibition of still lives by Houston artist, John Herrin, will be on view at PDNB Gallery. After Hurricane Ike hit Houston, Herrin’s flower arrangements within his home took on a different character in darkness, resulting in the days long power outage. That was when he decided to photograph the flowers that his wife often brought to the house, beautifully inserted into unique vases from their collection. The exhibition highlights how Herrin pursues the beauty of nature with great technical and visual acumen.

Artist reception is Saturday, November 18 from 5 – 8 pm.

Image: John Herrin, Flower 6B, 2008

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PDNB Gallery also revisits the archive of John Albok to exhibit photographs by this New York artist that are unfamiliar yet timeless. Depictions of New York City during the 1930’s – 1950’s, show Americans living through the Great Depression to more promising times of the 1950’s in the iconic Metropolis.

Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery is a fine art gallery dedicated to photo-based art. We are now located at 154 Glass Street, Ste. 104, across the Dallas Contemporary. The gallery opened its original Uptown location in 1995. Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 11 AM – 5 PM

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Something Old, Something New: An Autumn Art Affair Oct. 21

The Artists Showplace Gallery welcomes fall with a weekend-long art affair to remember on Saturday, October 21, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., and Sunday, October 22, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

We’re excited to present our new contemporary wing, which features stunning modern and abstract paintings by local, national and international artists. It’s also the last chance to save at least 50% on our estate items, including antique furniture and collectibles, limited-edition prints and posters, and all styles of mid-century paintings. We’ll have live music, and complimentary wine and appetizers will be served.

For more information, call the gallery at 972-233-1223 or visit www.theartistsshowplace.com. The gallery is located at 15615 Coit Road, Suite 230, Dallas, Texas 75248, at the southwest corner of Coit and Arapaho Roads.

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Something Old, Something New: An Autumn Art Affair – rescheduled to Oct. 21

The Artists Showplace Gallery welcomes fall with a weekend-long art affair to remember on Saturday, October 21, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

We’re excited to present our new contemporary wing, which features stunning modern and abstract paintings by local, national and international artists. It’s also the last chance to save at least 50% on our estate items, including antique furniture and collectibles, limited-edition prints and posters, and all styles of mid-century paintings. Complimentary wine and appetizers will be served.

For more information, call the gallery at 972-233-1223 or visit http://www.theartistsshowplace.com.

 

The Artists Showplace Gallery

15615 Coit Road, Suite 230

Dallas, Texas 75248

972-233-1223

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Milton H. Greene opens May 13 at the Arlington Museum of Art

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Milton H. Greene opens Saturday, May 13 at the Arlington Museum of Art. If you love Hollywood, celebrities, fashion or Marilyn Monroe, you will love this exhibit. Greene is known for his fashion and celebrity photography from the 1950’s – 1970’s. He developed a close friendship with Marilyn Monroe after a famous photo shoot for Look Magazine and became known for his photography of her. This is a beautiful exhibit that you should not miss. 
 

The exhibit named one of 6 “international exhibitions opening this week” by L’oeil de la Photographie Magazine. 

 
Exhibit runs from May 13 – August 6, 2017.
Museum hours: MondaySaturday 10am – 5pm, Sundays 1pm – 5pm
Arlington Museum of Art, 201 West Main, Arlington, TX 76010
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Photo: Marilyn Monroe at “Schenk House” for Look Magazine. Los Angeles, 1953 ©Milton H.Greene / Courtesy Elizabeth Margot Collection
 
Exhibition organized by diChroma photography and curated by Anne Morin.
 
 
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Frisco Fine Art Presents “The 10” April 28 & 29

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Frisco Fine Art is building a brand new masterpiece in Stonebriar Center. Not only do we feature beautiful collectible art and modern master works, but we also exhibit work by some of the finest emerging talent in North Texas. Join us from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. on Friday, April 28, and Saturday, April 29, as we introduce ten emerging artists you need to know – each with an amazing story:

  • Buzzy Gamble
  • Cesar Llamas
  • Christina Yielding
  • Daniel Padilla
  • Karl Melton
  • Mary Galbraith
  • Maria D’Azucena
  • Kathy Metcalf
  • Storey Diaz
  • Simon

 

Frisco Fine Art/Masterpiece Gallery

2601 Preston Road, Suite 2002

Frisco, Texas 75034

Stonebriar Center, upper level next to Dillards

214-872-1917

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A Priori Painting Exhibition: Jim Lively opening April 22 at Martsolf Lively

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Martsolf Lively Contemporary

521 N. Interurban, Richardson, Texas 75081

presents

A Priori Series of Paintings

by Jim Lively

April 22, 2017 – July 22, 2017

Opening Reception: Saturday, April 22, 2017, 6 to 9pm

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Fashion designer, Paulette Martsolf and artist, Jim Lively brought their creative talents together to create an innovative concept of merging unique and original fashion with contemporary visual art. The concept gave birth to the endeavor known as “Allie – Coosh Lifestyle” and “Martsolf Lively Contemporary” where fashion gracefully and seamlessly collides with fine art. Previously, Paulette owned Allie-Coosh which featured her own creative fashion for twenty-four years located in Snider Plaza. Due to escalating rent, she decided to renovate the building she owned near downtown Richardson which housed her manufacturing. The renovations resulted in an industrial chic venue which now houses both her manufacturing, a fashion boutique, art gallery and artist studio.

Customed TailoredAs the renovations began to unfold, Jim contemplated as to what might be an appropriate theme for a series of paintings to christen the new venue. After some thought, he kept being drawn back to his days in college where he had the luxury of studying philosophy. Jim was always intrigued by the concept of a priori which may be defined as relating to or denoting reasoning or knowledge that proceeds from theoretical deduction rather than from observation or experience.

The first painting in this series is entitled “Fresh Start” which is an abstract piece that incorporates imaginary asymmetrical shapes into what appear to be wood grain slats. By its title, the painting is not dependent upon past experience but instead is forward looking and intended to be somewhat unique. Several of the pieces in the series such as the whimsically titled “Little Black Dress” embraces the theme of the Allie – Coosh Lifestyle and Martsolf Lively Contemporary of where fashion collides with art.

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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

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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
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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
and Sculpture Garden

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

On view through: August 15, 2015

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and Sculpture Garden

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
and Sculpture Garden

Scratching the Surface: Brian CobbleOn view through: July 3, 2015
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and Sculpture Garden

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
Ro2 Art
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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