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Fort Worth Fall Gallery Night Sept. 10

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The Fort Worth Art Dealer’s Association (FWADA) invites you to take-in the visual arts and our community’s unique cultural richness during Fall Gallery Night, September 10, 2016. Most participants are open from noon to nine. Come take a stroll through participating galleries, museums, retail businesses, and area restaurants, and enjoy the many artists featured during this community event. Gallery Night is free and open to the public.

Download the 2016 Fall Gallery Night program here.

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897 Square opens June 9 at Gallery 76102

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The 2016 897 Square exhibition marks Gallery 75102’s sixth annual juried competition, featuring art ists who live and/or work in Tarrant County. The title re fers to the U.S. Census Bureau’s calculation that Tarrant County has a total area of 897 square miles (2,324 km2), of which 863 square miles (2,236 km2) is land and 34 square miles (88 km2) (3.80%) is water.

This year’s artists were selected by guest juror Stephen Lapthisophon, and include: Chis Cunningham, Eric Hess, Alex Kang, James Lassen, John Rossman, Olivia Themudo, and Fabiola Valenzuela.

OPENING RECEPTION

Thursday, June 9th, 6pm 8pm

Exhibition: June 9 – July 31,2016

GALLERY 76102

UTA/ Fort Worth Cent er

1401 Jones Street

Fort Worth, TX 76102

http://www.uta.edu/fortworth/gallery76102/

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897 Square for 2016 – entries due May 8

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Call to Artists – Annual Juried Competition

Dealine: May 8th by midnight

Submit Work Here

The 2016 summer show, 897 Square, is open to all artists living in, working in, Or otherwise affiliated with Tarrant County. All visual media are eligible, including drawing, painting, photography, sculpture, installation and video (artist must supply all required electronic equipment). Maximum size for 2D works cannot exceed 5 ft x 5 ft, while 3D must be able to fithrough a standardsSized doorway. Each artist can submit up to 3 pieces that must be ready to hang or display.

The exhibition is scheduled for June 9th, 2016 to July 31st, 2016. The opening reception is on Thursday, June 9th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Submit materials to Slideroom at Gallery76102.slideroom.com

For additional information please contact Gallery76102@Uta.edu

Fee: $30

Limit: 3 submissions

Gallery 76102 at Arlington/Fort Worth Center

1401 Jones Street, Fort Worth, TX76102

Guest juror, Stephen Lapthisophon

Grand prize winner receives the opportunity to exhibit in a solo or group show between

August 2016 and May 2017

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Spring Gallery Night March 19 in Fort Worth

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The Fort Worth Art Dealer’s Association (FWADA) invites you to take-in the visual arts and our community’s unique cultural richness during Spring Gallery Night, March 19, 2016. Most participants are open from noon to nine. Come take a stroll through participating galleries, museums, retail businesses, and area restaurants, and enjoy the many artists featured during this community event. Gallery Night is free and open to the public.

Download the 2016 Spring Gallery Night program here.

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Fort Worth Public Art Call deadline Jan. 7

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Fort Worth Public Art Call for Entry!
East Lancaster Avenue Traffic Signal Control Cabinet Artwork – Tarrant County Artists – Deadline January 7, 2016

 

Fort Worth Public Art is looking for artwork by local artists for 14 traffic signal control cabinets on East Lancaster Avenue. Artists will be awarded $500 for each image selected, and the application is free! 

Apply Now

For more information, please visit the Fort Worth Public Art website: www.fwpublicart.org 

Fort Worth Public Art
1300 Gendy Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76107

 

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“897 Squared” Reception June 11

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OPENING RECEPTION

Thursday, June 11 th, 6pm –8pm

Exhibition: June 11 – July 31,2015

GALLERY 76102

UTA/Fort Worth Center

1401 Jones Street

Fort Worth, TX 76102

The Gallery entrance is located at the south end of the building on Jones st.

Limited parking available in the front & back of the building

gallery76102.org    |     817.272.0365     |     gallery76102@uta.edu

 

The 2015 897 Square exhibition marks Gallery 76102’s fifth annual juried

competition, featuring artists who live and/or work in Tarrant County.

The title refers to the u.S. Census Bureau’s calculation that Tarrant

County has a total area of 897 square miles (2,324 km2), of which 863

square miles (2,236 km2) is land and 34 square miles (88 km2) (3.80%) is

water.

This year’s artists were selected by guest jurors Sedrick Huckaby and

Shirley ReeceHughes, and include: Heather Braman, Jean Fernandes,

Holly Gray, Jennifer Hart, Brandon Hayman, Alex Kang, Danielle Khoury,

Seth Lawrence, Sandra Morante, Gary Norman, Salvatore Pacilio, Gary

Reams, and Raul Rodriguez.

About the Jurors:

Sedrick Huckaby

Assistant Professor, UT Arlington Art + Art History Department

Sed rick Huckaby obtained his bachelor’s in fine arts from Boston

University and a master’s of fine arts from Yale University. Upon

graduation, Huckaby was the recipient of numerous awards and honors,

including a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Joan Mitchell Foundation

Grant. With funds from the Alice Kimble English Traveling Fellowship,

Huckaby was able to travel the U.S. and abroad studying the works of

Henry Tanner. He was also a Provincetown Fellow. The Art Institute of

Chicago, Minneapolis Institute of Art and the Whitney Museum of

American Art are among the institutions that have acquired his work.

Huckaby currently lives in Fort Worth. He is married to artist Leticia

Huckaby and has two children.

Shirley Reece-Hughes

Associate Curator, Amon Carter Museum of American Art

Shirley Reece-Hughes received her PhD in art history from the University

of Kansas where she was awarded a Henry Luce Foundation Grant for

her dissertation, David Bates: Southern Culture, Places and Memories

Through the Eyes of an Expressionist. In 2007, Dr. Reece-Hughes was the

recipient of the Davidson Family Fellowship at the Amon Carter. She is

currently co-organizing an exhibition to open in fall of 2016 entitled, Wild

Spaces, Open Seasons: Hunting and Fishing in American Art. In 2012, she

began curating a gallery devoted solely to Texas art that is rotated on an

annual basis. The first exhibition was Texas Regionalism, followed by Lone

Star Portraits, and the next installation, Texas Folk Art will open in

September of this year. Her other curatorial projects have included Will

Barnet: Relationships, Intimate and Abstract, 79357965 and The Allure of

Paper: Watercolors and Drawings from the Collection, which Reece-Hughes

created for the museum’s 50th anniversary celebration.

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Call to Artists for 897 Square Show – Deadline extended to May 22

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Exhibition Dates: June 11th – July 31st, 2015

Opening reception Thursday June 11th, from 6-8pm

Open to all artists living in, working in, or otherwise affiliated with Tarrant County. Submit materials to gallery76102.slideroom.com. Deadline May 15, 2015.

gallery76102.org   |     817.272.0365     |     gallery76102@uta.edu

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