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“Salvaged” Art Show Reception + Panel Discussion NEXT Wed, April 9

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Interested in artwork made from salvaged materials and the artistic process of creating them?

Come on out to see the “Salvaged” exhibition in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034. The reception and panel discussion happens Wed, April 9,  from 7-9PM. The panel will be comprised of:

  • Karen Dodson, one of the jurors for the “Salvaged” exhibition and a local artist who does murals and constructs small robots out of found objects
  • Jody Wissing, another participating local artist in the “Salvaged” exhibition, member of Frisco’s Public Art Board, and explorer of abandoned towns and buildings
  • Elizabeth Salmon,  another participating artist in the “Salvaged” exhibition, and a high-schooler at Wakeland in Frisco ISD

Participating artist Janine Maupin will also give a brief gallery talk and the “Best of Show” winner will be announced. FREE and open to the public.

Questions? Call 972-668-5180 or email Paige Prater, Director of Marketing and Exhibits for Frisco Arts: pprater@friscoarts.org

http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/frisco-art-gallery/

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Four days left to enter “Salvaged” Show in Frisco Art Gallery!

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Feeling scrappy? Create artworks out of found objects, reused or recycled materials, and submit your pieces to the Frisco Art Gallery in the Frisco Discovery Center for the month of April! Deadline is fast approaching: March 15, Saturday.

Link with entry form: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/events/salvaged-315-deadline-call-for-artists/

Questions? Call 972-668-5180 or email Paige Prater, Director of Marketing and Exhibits: pprater@friscoarts.org

The Frisco Discovery Center, owned by the City of Frisco, is located at 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034 and is managed by Frisco Arts, a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization that exists to support and promote the arts in Frisco, TX and the greater north Texas region.

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Salvaged – Finalized Jury and Call for Art (Deadline 3/15)

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The Frisco Art Gallery is hosting an exhibition of two and three-dimensional works in a variety of media for the month of April. The catch? Each piece must be consciously constructed with materials that are reused or repurposed and/or with non-toxic, “all natural,” organic, or otherwise “green” mediums.

By March 15, submit images of your work to Director of Marketing & Exhibits, Paige Prater: pprater@friscoarts.org

Need details? Here is the call for art, entry form and release: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/files/1813/9163/4432/Salvaged_Feb2014_CallforArt_EntryRelease.pdf

Jurors:

  • Molly Kinson, M. Ed., Environmental Education Coordinator, City of Frisco, Environmental Services Department;
  • Martin Back, MFA in Studio Arts, emphasizing New Media and Music, from UNT;
  • Karen Dodson, BFA, California State University, local Frisco artist/muralist

– See more at: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/events/salvaged-315-deadline-call-for-artists/#sthash.YvqvCGES.dpuf

  • Molly Kinson, M. Ed., Environmental Education Coordinator, City of Frisco, Environmental Services Department;
  • Martin Back, MFA in Studio Arts, emphasizing New Media and Music, from UNT;
  • Karen Dodson, BFA, California State University, local Frisco artist/muralist

Questions? Call 972-668-5180 or email Paige: pprater@friscoarts.org

The Frisco Art Gallery is located at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX, 75034, which is managed by Frisco Arts, the official art agency of the City of Frisco and a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization that exists to support and promote the arts in Frisco and the greater north Texas region.

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“Salvaged” Call for Art! Deadline 3/15

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They say that one man’s trash is another man’s treasure.

  • If you creatively reduce waste by repurposing or reusing objects or materials in your artmaking, then this show is for you!
  • If you use non-toxic, all natural, good-for-the-environment, products or processes in your artmaking, then this show is also for you!

“Salvaged” is an art show that will run April 2- May 3, 2014, featuring a variety of two and three-dimensional media by artists ages 15 and up in the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX, 75034. http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/  Submit your entry form and jpeg images to Paige Prater, Frisco Arts Director of Marketing & Exhbits by MARCH 15: pprater@friscoarts.org

Questions? Email Paige or call 972-668-5180.

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