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Call For Entries: Kamme Art Scholarship Art Show and Festival

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Second Annual Kamme Art Scholarship Art Show and Festival! There will be a Juried show inside the studio, a pop-up art fair in the square, food trucks and live music.

All artists will compete for:
Best in Show: $150
Second Place: $100
Third Place: $50
Honorable Mention prizes for photography, sculpture/mixed media, painting (oil, acrylic, watercolor) and drawing/pastels (graphite, colored pencils, pen, etc.

Important dates:

Acceptance of entries: March 7-June 15 (for juried show. Booths might be extended)

Notification of acceptance, both jury show and booths:  June 25

Delivery of artwork to Kamme Art Gallery 304 Bolivar, Sanger TX 76266:

 July 9, 12-4 pm; July 10, 1-7pm

Scholarship Benefit July 15

This year’s judge is . Anne began her art studies when she was six, attending the adult classes of Gustav Likan at the Art School at Laguna Gloria in Austin, Texas. Mr. Likan’s daring work as a colorist influenced her greatly, and he mentored her until his death in 1998. Anne’s work also reflects the influence of traditional Japanese art and aesthetics which she encountered during an extended stay in Japan. Anne earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts from Austin College and three Master’s Degrees from Yale University: Religion and the Visual Arts, East Asian Studies, and the History of Art. She has taught studio art for 30 years, mentoring and preparing students for higher education and career opportunities in the visual arts. She also teaches art history at the Heard-Craig Center for the Arts and at SAIL (Collin College). Anne leads the Arts and Music Guild, and exhibits her work at The Cove, McKinney. You can visit her website at: www.anneroyer.com

The artist prospectus can be found at
https://www.kammeartgallery.com/kamme-art-scholarship

Gallery: 304 Bolivar, Sanger, TX 76266

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Tel: 940-300-6551

email: kamme_art@yahoo.com

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Art39 Mesquite ISD Art Educator Exhibit/Sale in November

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Mesquite ISD is having it’s 2nd annual Art39 Art Educator exhibit/sale. Proceeds provide Mesquite ISD Art students with scholarships. Here is a link to the event: 

https://www.facebook.com/events/310838979295300/

The reception is Thursday, November 10 5:30 –7 at The Gathering at Corner Theatre 214 W. Davis, Mesquite, TX 75149. The event is FREE.

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Join us for CADD’s Annual Mystery Dinner: Sat., Sept. 24

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Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas
Presents
EAT YOUR ART OUT
Mystery Dinner & Scholarship Fundraiser
 
Saturday, September 24    7:00-10:00 pm
Back by Popular Demand! Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas invites you to its highly successful fundraiser, EAT YOUR ART OUT, on Saturday, September 24, 2016. Add a little mystery to your weekend with CADD’s fifth annual mystery dinner! The evening promises to be a unique, fun and adventurous experience. Proceeds from this event fund the CADD Scholarship to a graduating senior from Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts and other CADD Educational Programs. This is innovative fundraising at a great price!
EAT YOUR ART OUT includes cocktails and dinner at a mystery destination from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. Dinner destinations differ but may include a collector’s home, an artist’s studio, a CADD member gallery, or another artistic, yet unknown location in Dallas.
TICKETS are $100 per person and will be on sale through midnight Thursday, September 22. To prevent dinner partners from being assigned a different venue, buyers MUST PURCHASE A PAIR OF TICKETS rather than 2 individual tickets. Participants must provide their contact information (this is mandatory) upon registration so that we can notify guests regarding their mystery destination.  Seating is limited and varies at each location.

HOW IT WORKS On Friday afternoon, September 23rd, all ticket holders will be contacted with their Mystery Dinner location. Cocktails will begin PROMPTLY at 7:00 p.m. at your location followed by dinner.

TICKETS ON SALE NOW through midnight Thurs, Sept 22

 Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas

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Yavneh Art Benefit & Auction April 10

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An Art Event and Silent Auction benefiting The GAP Year Scholarship Fund This original and worthwhile fund benefits one graduating Yavneh student’s year study in Israel. 100% of tonight’s proceeds will support this fund. Sunday, April 10 2-4PM Schultz Rosenberg Campus 12324 Merit Drive Dallas, TX 75251 RSVP and Inquiries 214.295.3500 or info@YavnehDallas.org

Artists: Carole Wolanow, Joram Wolanow and Helen Fogel These local and exceptional artists are adept in a variety of mediums. Over 70 pieces of their unique and modern artwork will be included in this evening’s silent auction. flyer: High T Invitation

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Retail as Art at the Goss-Michael Foundation April 25

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Retail As Art annual scholarship contest, where participating high school students from the Dallas-Fort Worth area present their best photographic interpretations of the retail industry. The winners will be announced at 11 a.m. Saturday at The Goss-Michael Foundation (1405 Turtle Creek Blvd.).  1405 Turtle Creek Blvd. Dallas, TX 214-696-0555 http://www.gossmichaelfoundation.org/ Admission is free but RSVP to tanner@MCAPRdallas.com.

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Booker T. Washington Senior Show & Scholarship Award April 26

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Saturday, April 26, 7 p.m.

DADA will present three scholarships -that include money, mentorships, internships and artists’ studio visits- to three visual art students from Dallas-area high schools.

Art of the winners and the other finalists will be exhibited April 19-27 at Norwood Flynn.

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The Business of Art Workshop Series and DADA Spring Gallery Walk

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DADA, Creative Arts Center and The MAC

Collaborate to Present a New Series of Workshops: The Business of Art

Beginning April 12, 2014

 

Dallas Art Dealers Association (DADA), Creative Arts Center (CAC) and The McKinney Avenue Contemporary (The MAC) are pleased to announce a new collaboration called The Business of Art. The new workshop series will offer hands-on opportunities to explore being in the fine art business.

The first workshop will be Saturday, April 12, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at The MAC, 3120 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, TX.

The topic will be “Creating an Online Presence: Exploring Virtual Portfolios and Artist-Friendly Websites.” The facilitator will be Sharon Shero, an artist and teacher at Creative Arts Center. Tickets are available in advance for $25 online at www.dallasartdealers.org or by calling 214.320.1275. The second workshop will be Saturday, September 13, 2014.

 

MORE EVENTS

 

Saturday, April 26, 7 p.m.
Edith Baker Art Scholarship Award Ceremony

DADA will present three scholarships, with mentorships, internships and artists’ studio visits, to three visual art students from Dallas-area high schools. Art of the winners and the other finalists will be exhibited April 26-May 10 at Norwood Flynn, 3318 Shorecrest Dr.  The Kenneth R. Craighead Jr. and Steven L. Green Foundation for Arts and Education and Edith Baker Arts and Education Fund provide financial support for these scholarships. See www.dallasartdealers.org for more information.

 

Saturday, April 26, 6-8 p.m.

Reception for Senior Juried Show of Booker T. Washington High School Visual Art Students

Norwood Flynn Gallery will host a reception for the Senior Juried Show, featuring senior visual art students from Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. All of the proceeds benefit the student artists and DADA’s Edith Baker Art Scholarship and Artist Career Development Fund. The gallery is located at 3318 Shorecrest Drive. The exhibition and reception are free. The exhibition dates are April 26-May 10. Call 214.351.3318 for more information on the exhibition or visitwww.norwoodflynngallery.com.

 

Saturday, April 26, 2-8 p.m.

DADA Spring Gallery Walk in association with Deep Ellum Gallery Walk

Art lovers of every description will have the opportunity to socialize and tour a full spectrum of galleries and special exhibitions — all in one day. Though it’s called a walk, a car or bicycle is necessary! Start at any member location and pick up a map or go online at dallasartdealers.org to print out a map. Hours at each gallery vary; please see individual listings. Call 214.914.1099 or e-mail info@dallasartdealers.org. For information on the Deep Ellum Gallery Walk, visit deepellumtexas.com

 

Saturday, April 26, 1:30-5 p.m.

DADA Bike Swarm now featuring Art Cars

Cyclists of all age levels and abilities are invited to the Dallas Art Dealers Association, Bike Friendly Oak Cliff, Bike Friendly Cedars, Bike Friendly Deep Ellum and Bike Friendly Design District’s Bike Swarm as part of the DADA Spring Gallery Walk on Saturday, April 26, beginning at 1:30 p.m. at DADA member Oak Cliff Cultural Center, 223 W. Jefferson Boulevard. Art cars will be part of the festivities! The event is free and includes a self-guided tour of the art galleries located in the Design District.

 

Saturday, April 26, 2-8 p.m.

DADA Docents Program

High school students serve as exhibition hosts at select DADA galleries.

 

ABOUT DADA

The Dallas Art Dealers Association is an affiliation of established independent gallery owners and nonprofit art organizations in the Dallas metropolitan area. DADA is dedicated to promoting the highest standards of ethical practice within the profession and to increasing public awareness of the role and responsibilities of reputable art dealers and nonprofit visual art spaces.

www.dallasartdealers.org

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ABOUT THE EDITH BAKER ART SCHOLARSHIP

AND ARTIST CAREER DEVELOPMENT FUND
To celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2005, DADA created a scholarship honoring a respected member of the Dallas art community and one of its founding members, Edith Baker. Edith owned and directed The Edith Baker Gallery in Dallas for nearly 30 years before retiring in 2004. Every year, the Edith Baker Art Scholarship and Artist Career Development Fund, a 501(c)(3), financially benefits students pursuing the study of visual arts, along with giving those students a gallery internship, a mentor and an artist studio visit. www.dallasartdealers.org/about/edith-baker-scholarship/

 

ABOUT CREATIVE ARTS CENTER
Creative Arts Center of Dallas (CAC) provides a nurturing environment for people to discover, develop and express their artistic visions. Located on a two-acre campus four miles east of downtown Dallas, CAC offers more than 500 classes and workshops per year in such disciplines as ceramics, clay sculpture, drawing, glass, jewelry, metal arts, mosaic, painting, photography, printmaking and stone carving. CAC also offers free arts programming to disadvantaged children. Not only a visual arts school, CAC is also a thriving arts community for a diverse range of students from teens to seniors. Visit CAC at 2360 Laughlin Drive in East Dallas or www.creativeartscenter.org.

 

ABOUT DEEP ELLUM COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION

Deep Ellum Community Association’s mission is to promote, preserve and protect Deep Ellum as a diverse, urban, sustainable walking neighborhood built on a culture of organic, independent creativity.

For more information about DECA, please visit deepellumtexas.com.

 

ABOUT THE MCKINNEY AVENUE CONTEMPORARY

The McKinney Avenue Contemporary (The MAC) is a nonprofit organization that stands as a Dallas advocate for creative freedom, offering the opportunity for experimentation and presentation of art in all disciplines. It supports the emerging and established artist’s role in society by providing a forum for critical dialogue with their audiences. This relationship is cultivated through education and innovative programming. the-mac.org

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