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Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition

The Greater Denton Arts Council presents the 34th annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. Materials: Hard + Soft began in 1987 in Denton, Texas as a celebration of the evolving field of contemporary craft and the remarkable creativity and innovation of artists who push the boundaries of their chosen media …

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Calls for Public Art around Texas & Neighboring States

Name of Call: Public art: pair of anti-littering murals, San Marcos, TX
Eligibility: State: TX
Budget: $4,600
Deadline: 8/10/20

The City of San Marcos Mural Arts Committee seeks to commission a professional visual artist or artist team to design and paint a pair of murals with an anti-littering theme. The murals will be located on bridge barrier walls …

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2021 Materials Hard & Soft call for entries

About the exhibition

The Greater Denton Arts Council proudly presents the 34th annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. Recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country, Materials: Hard + Soft began in 1987 and was originally initiated by area artist Georgia Leach Gough. The exhibition celebrates the evolving …

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Virtual Summer Camp: Paper Sculpture

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Angela Lendzioszek
angelalendz@gmail.com
www.angelalendz.com

Dates:
MWF
July 6 – 10, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
5–8

Description:
Diving into the three dimensional! Starting with a background lesson on sculpture and design, students in this camp will use unconventional materials to create a variety of sculptures.

In this summer camp, students will create whimsical, dynamic masterpieces while …

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Stormie Parker: Endangered Americas at Artes de la Rosa

Endangered Americas: 2,592 animals in the Americas are endangered. Habitat destruction, degradation and fragmentation result in loss of wildlife. Wildlife deprivation promotes an unhealthy ecosystem. Lack of healthy functioning ecosystem trigger extinction.

Artes de la Rosa cultural center for the arts, 1440 N. Main St., Fort Worth, TX 76164, to host Endangered Americas: a solo show …

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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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Visual Art Open 2020

The VAO art competition is a not for profit event open to both amateur and professional artists based in the UK and internationally. The aim is to give artists the ultimate platform to develop their passion and career in the arts sector. Finalists will benefit from exhibiting, selling and showcasing their work to art critics …

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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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Call for Artists: The Other Art Fair Dallas

Presented by Saatchi Art, The Other Art Fair is the UK’s leading artist fair to discover and buy art directly from the very best emerging artistic talent. With tri-annual fairs strongly established in London, The Other Art Fair has grown both in the UK and abroad with editions now in Los Angeles, Brooklyn, Sydney, Melbourne, …

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Celebrate Life: open studio and exhibition reception Dec. 7 @ Addison Circle Art Center

Celebrate Life is an exhibition at Addison Circle Art Center featuring artworks by Roberta Masciarelli and guest artist Brett Dyer.

This collection of artworks encompasses paintings and mixed media from Dyer and assemblages sculptures by Masciarelli.

Visit AC2 at our opening December 7th!

Come to connect to artists and patrons, reconnecting …

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TJAA and TSA Juried Exhibition “Resolution: Peace and Unity” – call for entries

TJAA and TSA Juried Exhibition

January 1 – 26, 2020

Celia Eberle, Juror

two art organizations coming together to promote

“Resolution:  Peace and Unity”

at The Eisemann Center Green Mezzanine Gallery, 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson, TX  75082www.eisemanncenter.com972-744-4600

APPLICATION:  https://www.texasjewisharts.org/call-to-entry.html 

IMPORTANT DATES:

Submission Deadline: December 3

Selection Notification: December 9

Load-in: December 30  (10am – 6pm)

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Visual Art Open Prize Award 2020

The VAO art competition is a not for profit event open to both amateur and professional artists based in the UK and internationally. The aim is to give artists the ultimate platform to develop their passion and career in the arts sector. Finalists will benefit from exhibiting, selling and showcasing their work to art critics and art buyers …

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Sculptural Possibilities Demo/Workshop Oct. 19 at the Art Room FREE

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117 Fort Worth, TX 76104
info@artroomfw.org URL: https://www.artroomfw.org/

Instructor:
Stephanie Lanter
greenslanter@yahoo.com
www.stephanielanter.com

Date:
October 19, 2019
Artist Talk: 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Demo/Workshop: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
(Lunch break 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm)

Description:
Learn about the sculptural possibilities of slip trailing—drawing with liquid clay—in a demonstration and hands-on workshop with Stephanie Lanter. Various …

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Artist Talk with Stephanie Lanter Oct. 19

Join Stephanie Lanter on Saturday, October 19, 2019, at 10:00 am for an Artist Talk at Art Room in Fort Worth.

Stephanie will discuss her exquisite and detailed mixed media pieces that were on exhibit at Art Room, along with her general artistic practice and working methodologies. She is an artist and educator working in …

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Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition call for entries

Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition is recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country. The exhibition shows the top national and international artists evolving the field of contemporary craft who push the boundaries of their chosen media. Works produced in any of the craft media: clay, fiber, …

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Artist Talk: Ariel Bowman Sept. 13

In this artist talk, Ariel Bowman will share the influences, process, and concepts behind her solo exhibition Wondrous Creatures. Wonder is an emotion that drives scientific discovery and expands the human relationship to the natural world. The exhibition Wondrous Creatures explores wonder as an inspiration and a bridge between art and science through ceramic sculptures …

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Creature Comfort opening reception Sept. 7

Creature Comfort

September 7 – September 26, 2019

FALL GALLERY NIGHT RECEPTION: Saturday, September 7, 2019 @ 6 PM – 9 PM

Fort Worth Community Arts Center, 1300 Gendy St, Fort Worth, TX http://fwcac.com

A two-person exhibition featuring works of whimsical sculpture by Charles Coldewey and Bill LeSueur.  

Submitted by Fort …

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“Interchange” Exhibit opens Sept. 7 at the SDCC

The South Dallas Cultural Center is pleased to present an exhibition of works featuring artists from two different cultures, America (Texas) and Africa (Nigeria). Ceramic pottery and sculpture hold the common thread among these artists. This group exhibition includes twenty-two artists including eleven from Texas and eleven from Nigeria. The show, “Interchange” will run from September 7 – …

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Wondrous Creatures

September 7 – September 26, 2019

FALL GALLERY NIGHT RECEPTION: Saturday, September 7, 2019 @ 6 PM – 9 PM

Fort Worth Community Arts Center

I make sculptures of prehistoric …

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Horn of Plenty by Shamona Stokes

FALL GALLERY NIGHT RECEPTION: Friday, September 6, 2019 @ 6 PM – 9 PM

“Horn of Plenty” is a playful shrine dedicated to the human imagination. The centerpiece of this installation is a 7-ft tall fiberglass unicorn-sphinx entitled …

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30 UNDER 30 call for artists

The DFW area is filled with amazing young talent, from students at the local universities to artists with no formal training, we are lucky to have these creative young people in our neighborhoods. The Greater Denton Arts Council with sponsorship from First State Bank wants to showcase these young artists, connecting them with our …

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Tactile: Designed to be Perceived by Touch

“Tactile: Designed to be Perceived by Touch. All the artwork is intended to be touched or gently handled. Featuring Ramon Broadbent, Rachel Eastman, Terry Horn, Caitlin Young, Franklin Countryman, Matt Sacks, Linda Little. Live music by Goisagi Daiko, Darrin Kobetich, Kavan Ingram.

Saturday, May 18th 7-11pm

Grackle Art Gallery, 4621 El Campo, FW. Free. 817-615-0681.

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Roanoke Library Spring Art Show and Sale

First ever Roanoke Library Art Show and Sale, reception this Wed. Evening  May 8th from 6:45 to 8:45 at 308 S Walnut Street, Roanoke, Texas 76262.  

Refreshments provided by Oak Street Pie Company and Wise Guys Pizza and The Roanoke Library.  10% of sales will help replace furniture in the library that’s in need …

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RFQ: Rainwater Award Design

RAINWATER DESIGN AWARD
Total Project Budget:$20,000

(which includes $5,000 artist design fee)
Deadline: May 3, 2019
Submit to: prize@rainwatercf.org

Project Overview:

The Rainwater Charitable Foundation (Fort Worth, Texas) is seeking qualifications from artists or art teams for the commission of a handheld/sculptural award to be given as part of a prize package for the Rainwater Prizes.  …

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Dailies; 365 Days of Art and Music Collaboration by Linda Little and Kävin

DAILIES 

Sat., April 20th

Grackle Art Gallery, Fort Worth

Kävin and I together… a year of every day making an expression of our lives.
Daily I tried to open my mind’s eye for inspiration and look for the extraordinary in the everyday.

Most of these pieces have memories of what the day presented to me. Some …

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Of a Feather

The University of Dallas Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is proud to announce the group show Of a Feather featuring artists Kathy Boortz, Isabelle Du Toit, Billy Hassell, Mark Messersmith and Melodee Ramirez.

The exhibition showcases the rich relationship between birds and the artists who love them. Birds have long held a prominent place …

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Gala-Ry Night – Group Show March 30

Group Show featuring Landon Shepherd, Trista Morris, JoeArt LaBerge, Rachel Eastman, Nick Petta, Tammy Bond, Ruben Salazar, Terry Horn, Cynthia Roberts, Matt Sacks. Live music by Simone Nicole, Strung, Drawn and Quartered and Maestro Maya.

Sat Mar 30th 7-11pm.

Grackle Art Gallery,4621 El Campo, FW. Free.

Submitted by Grackle Art Gallery. Email: grackleartgallery@gmail.com

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Selfie Nation – workshops, lecture & closing reception

Dallas Public Library presents Dallas based artist Jerrel Sustaita in Selfie Nation.

Dallas based artist Jerrel Sustaita has always been fascinated with how the selfie and cell phone have spurred a new way for people of all parts of the world to connect with their environment, expand their interests and their network of people.

Jerrel has …

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Michael Kalish: Greetings from Texas

Samuel Lynne Galleries invites you to join us for the contemporary sculptor, Michael Kalish’s much-anticipated return to Dallas. His exhibition, Greetings from Texas will be a retrospective of his most popular series, along with his new portfolio of 3-dimensional work. Kalish will be in attendance at the opening reception on Saturday, March 30, 2019, from …

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2019 Old Town Keller Rotating Sculpture Program deadline – March 22

The DEADLINE is fast approaching for the 2019 Old Town Keller Rotating Sculpture Program.

The Keller Public Arts Board is seeking entries for the 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 …

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Selfie Nation

Dallas Public Library presents,
Selfie Nation,
an art show by Jerrel Sustaita
Dallas based visual artist Jerrel Sustaita has always been fascinated with how the selfie and cell phone have spurred a new way for people of all parts of the world to connect with their environment, expand their interests and their network of people.

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Like Chasing Shadows – Group Show

Grackle Art Gallery – Like Chasing Shadows, Group Show featuring Brian Harshaw, Landon Shepherd, Jonathan Johnson, Suzanne Perez, Karen Ferguson, Robert Flores, Trista Morris, JoeArt LaBerge, Rachel Eastman, Nick Petta, Stephanie Hazelhurst, Linda Little. Live music by Matthew Broyles, Ivan Dillard and Itchy Rich.   Saturday, March 9th 7-11pm. 4621 El Campo, FW. Free.

817-615-0681.  …

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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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Fresh Expressions: Eyes, Ears, and Tacos

Fresh Expressions: Eyes, Ears, and Tacos – a group show featuring Rebecca Winters, Heather Bird, Ray Broadbent, Robert Flores, Brian Harshaw, Aaron Hutchinson, JoeArt LaBerge, Mike Montgomery (Mike Morph’d Mohawk), Trista Morris (Art of Trista Studios), Landon Shepherd. Live music by Matthew Broyles, Ryker Hall and Orthodox Fuzz.

Sat Feb 9th 7-11pm.
Grackle Art …

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“Tactile= Designed to be perceived by touch” call for art

Tactile= designed to be perceived by touch

Call for entries. A group show featuring art by the sighted and non-sighted where the art is intended to be touched or gently handled. 2D, 3D and installations will be accepted.

The show will be Saturday, May 18th at The Grackle Art Gallery, 4621 El Campo Ave. The …

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