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Arts Council of Tarrant County: New exhibitions + new public art + online events

The Fort Worth Community Arts Center, a program of the Arts Council of Fort Worth, will open with regular business hours beginning Wednesday, July 1. Our first priority is the health and safety of our visitors and staff and we are committed to reopening responsibly. The Arts Council is asking visitors to adhere to local ordinances …

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Kingsville Sculpture on Main call for entries

Kingsville Main Street Community Art: Sculpture on Main

http://www.cityofkingsville.com

Kingsville Main Street Community Art: Sculpture on Main
Kingsville Main Street Advisory Board
PO Box 1458
Kingsville, TX 78364

Contact Email: cmartin@cityofkingsville.com
Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: Regional
State: Texas
Entry Deadline: 8/15/20
APPLY: https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7880

The Kingsville Main Street Advisory Board seeks sculptures to be placed in the city of Kingsville, Texas as …

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Public Art Opportunity – City of Frisco – Application deadline May 7

The City of Frisco, TX seeks qualifications from artists to be considered for a Municipal Court public art opportunity.

The City will convert the previous Senior Center into the new Municipal Court and is seeking an artist to create a public art project that will hang from the ceiling in the lobby. Artists are encouraged …

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Municipal Court – City of Frisco, TX – RFQ for Public Art

Call Type: Public Art
Entry Deadline: 5/7/20
Apply through CaFE: https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7726

The City of Frisco, TX seeks qualifications from artists to be considered for a Municipal Court public art opportunity. 

The City will convert the previous Senior Center into the new Municipal Court and is seeking an artist to create a public art project that will hang …

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Calls for Public Art around Texas

Calls posted on PublicArt.org and http://Callforentry.org

Name of Call: ICEHOUSE MURAL, LHUCA, Lubbock, Texas
Eligibility: Unlimited
Budget: $10,000
Deadline: 3/16/20

The Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts (LHUCA) is seeking a qualified muralist or collaborative mural team to create an outdoor mural on the LHUCA campus in Lubbock, TX.

Name of …

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2020 Old Town Keller Rotating Sculpture Program – deadline March 6

In 2017, the Keller Public Arts Board implemented a rotating public art program for outdoor sculptures in the newly updated Old Town Keller area. A $1,500 honorarium is available for each piece selected by the Board for the fourth year of the program. The City of Keller invested over $4 million in improvements for the …

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Coppell Art Stroll at Andy Brown Park – call for art deadline March 1

Fee: $15.00 (Coppel Arts Council)
Entry Deadline: 3/1/20
Apply through CaFE: https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7468
Event Dates: 4/25/20

The City of Coppell Arts Council (CAC) is proud to announce a call for entries for Andy Brown Art Stroll, a biennial outdoor public art exhibit. This exihibit is an extension of Phase I which was implemented in Old Town Coppell.   CAC will …

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Frisco’s Art in the Atrium call for artists – FREE

It’s that time of the year – another Art in the Atrium show is coming up. We invite all visual artists in Frisco and beyond to submit their work for this awesome opportunity. The selected works will be distributed throughout the five floors of the City Hall building and remain on display for six months. …

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Trinity Trails Murals — call for artists

Painting the River: A Trinity Trails Mural Gallery

 The Tarrant Regional Water District is commissioning art on large-scale utilitarian structures along the Trinity Trails in Fort Worth, Texas. The goal of the project is to create destinations and chance encounters for trail users with art that reflects the beauty of nature, rivers, and water. https://www.trinitytrailsfw.com/callforentries/

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Victims of Racial Violence in Dallas – public art call

Memorial for the Victims of Racial Violence in Dallas
Office of Arts and Culture
1925 Elm Street
Dallas, Texas 75201

https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7368

Contact Email: kay.kallos@dallascityhall.com
Call Type: Public Art in Dallas
Eligibility: International
Entry Deadline: 1/26/20
REQUIREMENTS:
Media
Images – Minimum: 3, Maximum: 6
Video – Minimum: 0, Maximum: 2
Total Media – Minimum: 3, Maximum: 6

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Bus Stop Project – deadline Jan. 29

Mayor’s Star Council is looking for artists that want to help beautify their communities in Dallas. If you are passionate about the Arts, Education, and Dallas history please apply to the Bus Stop Project 2019 Fall Call for Artists RFP.

http://www.mayorstarcouncil.org/callforartists

Deadline: now January 29, 2020

The Mayor’s Star Council (MSC) is issuing a Call …

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Apply for the City of Denton’s pre-qualified public artist list

7265 Pre-Qualified Artist List

https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=6896

Fee: $45.00 (7265 Pre-Qualified Artist List)
Entry Deadline: 1/26/20
Number of Applications Allowed:

The City of Denton, Texas and its Public Art Committee seek exceptional, established public artists working in a variety of visual media and artistic approaches for its 2020-2022 Pre-Qualified National Artist List. Selected artists or artist teams …

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16th Annual Sculpture Garden call for entries (Wichita Falls)

16th Annual Sculpture Garden – Arts Council Wichita Fall

https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7269

Fee: $25.00
Entry Deadline: 1/22/20
Event Dates: 5/9/20 – 5/7/2

The Arts Council Wichita Falls’ year-long Sculpture Garden Exhibition at the Kemp Center for the Arts is in its 16th year. The juror will accept between 8 and 10 pieces for exhibition. Artwork is exhibited …

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CaFE Calls for Artists around Texas

CallforEntry.org is a great source for artist competitions, art festivals, public art calls, and art residencies. Search by call name, organization, or city and filter by call type, deadline, entry fee, state etc.

Madeley National

https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7070

Call Type: Competitions
Eligibility: National
State: Texas
Fee: $35.00 (Madeley National)
Entry Deadline: 12/20/19
Days remaining to deadline: 7
Time to take a breath! We …

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Public Art Dedication at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center Dec. 6

Untitled (Plinths), a series of three cast-concrete sculptures by local artist Kris Pierce, is the latest commissioned artwork to be added to the City of Fort Worth’s Public Art Collection. Permanently sited at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center, the artwork is inspired by the building’s architecture, which was designed by Herbert Bayer, an artist and seminal member of the …

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Walmart Community Mural Program call for artists

We are excited to let you know that Walmart has created a Community Mural Program! 

This program is designed to give stores across the country a unique identity that celebrates their community while at the same time promoting local education and the arts. The program is open to local artists of all ages, skill level, …

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Public Art – Special Request for Proposals

Rochester Contemporary Art Center (RoCo) and the National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House (Anthony Museum) jointly present this special request for proposals as part of major women’s rights anniversaries being celebrated next year. 2020 marks the 200th birthday of human rights activist Susan B. Anthony and the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment. We …

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The Catholic Foundation Art Competition: Winner Kimberley Peterson

The winning artwork from The Catholic Foundation’s 2019 ‘A Year on the Plaza’ art competition was revealed during a public dedication October 16th in the heart of the Dallas Arts District.

This was the 14th annual competition held by The Catholic Foundation and its purpose is to celebrate local art in the Dallas area. …

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VAGF Meeting: Public Art Process on Oct. 21

Visual Arts Guild of Frisco Monthly Meeting
Monday, October 21, 7-9 PM

3rd MONDAY of each month

New meeting location
The Gallery 8680, Main St e1, Frisco, TX 75034
 http://vagf.org

Public Art Process

Join us at our monthly meeting to hear the presentation “Public Art Process” by Stephen Ross, the City of Frisco’s …

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Call For Mural Artist – Celina

The City of Celina seeks an experienced mural artist or team of artists with a strong point of view and the ability to create complex, engaging designs. Artists are welcome to use (but not limited to) Celina’s history, events, and physical environment as inspiration; however, the final designs must go beyond the simple visual …

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BUS STOP PROJECT – CALL FOR ARTISTS

Mayor’s Star Council is looking for artists that want to help beautify their communities in Dallas. If you are passionate about the Arts, Education, and Dallas history please apply to the Bus Stop Project 2019 Fall Call for Artists RFP.

http://www.mayorstarcouncil.org/callforartists

Deadline: September 27, 2019

The Mayor’s Star Council (MSC) is issuing a Call to …

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Preservation is the Art of the City

Events:

Presentations & Awards: Thursday, September 5, 2019 @ 5 PM

Party with the Artists: Thursday, September 5, 2019 @ 6:30 PM

Cantey …

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Carousel: Public Art installed on East Rosedale Street

FORT WORTH PUBLIC ART New Public Art installed on East Rosedale Street

Fort Worth Public Art welcomes Carousel, a newly completed public art project installed in the roundabout at East Rosedale Street and Mitchell Boulevard in Council District 8.

A beautiful new addition to the Fort Worth Public Art Collection, the artwork …

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Public Art Calls around Texas through publicartist.org

Name of Call: First Basin Credit Union Headquarters – Odessa, TX
Eligibility: Country: United States
Budget: $120,000
Deadline: 8/1/19

First Basin Credit Union (FBCU), in partnership with Odessa Arts, invites professional artists or artist teams, to submit qualifications to design and fabricate a significant piece to enhance the outdoor plaza of the community room …

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Frisco Public Art calls for artists

Traffic Signal Controller Box Wrap Project (deadline 7/12/19)

The City of Frisco is seeking an artist to create six (6) artworks for traffic signal controller boxes along Main Street in Frisco.  The chosen artist will be asked to deliver 6 digital files to a vendor that will print and install the artworks as vinyl wraps.  …

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Public Art calls in Texas

Create a free account and apply through publicartist.org

Name of Call: City of Sugar Land – Brooks Street Bridge Public Art Enhancement
Eligibility: Country: United States
Budget: $45,000
Deadline: 5/23/19

Call Summary: The City of Sugar Land’s Public Art Program is pleased to partner with the Economic Development Department and the Public Works Department …

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Art in the Atrium 19

The mission of the City of Frisco Public Art Program is to is to promote cultural, aesthetic, and economic vitality in Frisco, Texas by integrating the work of artists into public places, civic infrastructure and development of the community.

In keeping with that mission, City staff and the Frisco Public Art Board initiated the ongoing …

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Art on Henderson 2019 deadline March 31

Art On Henderson 2019 is a collaborative effort between business and the arts and specifically focuses on the Arts in Dallas. Eligible applicants are limited to Texas artists. For more information see http://artonhenderson.com/application.html

All applicants must be able to produce and install work that is appropriate for public display. Selected work will be on display …

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Flower Mound Heritage Park Nature Trail: reception for BRONZE ANIMALS on March 30

“I think I have been making art and teaching my whole life. Being a Ceramics Professor at Tarrant County College on the Northeast Campus allows me to use some of my wild ideas and promote art in the community. Clay and bronze are the media of choice although the inspirations divine what materials I choose. …

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Bastrop’s 2-D Art Project deadline March 15

SUBMIT YOUR WORK! OUR 2019 2D ART CALL DEADLINE IS MARCH 15,2019

We are now accepting submissions to our annual 2D Artwork Project. You are invited to submit your 2-D art to be displayed for the year-long public exhibit. The 2-D Art Project includes painting, drawing, printmaking, photography and multimedia (media including but not limited to; textile, wood, collage, …

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Fort Worth Community Arts Center: February in the Galleries & more

February Upcoming Events Get excited! Listed below are all of the events happening this February with the Arts Council of Fort Worth, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, and Fort Worth Public Art!
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Closing Artist Receptions February 15, 2019 6:00 – 9:00 pm in the galleries
Cultura Del Vaquero  1/4/19- 2/20/19 …

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CREATIVE ARTS CENTER hosts Mural Competition for Dallas Police Substation

Selected Artist Receives a $1,000 CAC Certificate and a $500 Materials Stipend

DALLAS – January 30, 2019 – Creative Arts Center of Dallas (CAC) invites artists to submit proposals for an 8′ by 12′ site-specific indoor mural for the Northeast Dallas Police Department substation. A public art partnership between the Dallas Police Department and the Creative …

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Grand Prairie in Bloom – deadline Feb. 22

Traffic Signal Box Public Art Project

The City of Grand Prairie Public Art Program invites artists to compete for a public art commission to create art on Traffic Signal Boxes (TSBs) located throughout the city. The project will brighten city streetscapes, enhance community pride and create new, paid opportunities for Texas-based artists. https://www.gptx.org/about-us/public-art/traffic-signal-box-art-project

This project …

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2019 Old Town Keller Rotating Sculpture Program

The Keller Public Arts Board is seeking entries for the City’s 2019 Old Town Keller Rotating Sculpture Program.

The program will feature outdoor sculptures in the Old Town Keller area, home to an eclectic blend of restaurants and businesses that, in combination with recent public improvements, attract a variety of visitors and provides great exposure …

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Art in the Atrium 18 deadline to apply Feb. 22

FREE to enter!

The City of Frisco seeks original, 2-Dimensional artworks by artists from Frisco and the surrounding area for the 18th installment of Art in the Atrium. Art in the Atrium 18 will showcase artistic excellence in the region, encourage public dialogue, understanding and enjoyment of visual art, and promote the City’s cultural initiatives.

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