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Forty @ 100 – VAGF and The Gallery 8680 show on August 7.

In collaboration with our friends at thegallery8680, we are excited to feature artists who will participate in the “40@100” show on August 7. Each artist will create a piece in existing frames of the same size, and each piece will be sold at only $100, benefiting both VAGF and @thegallery8680. It will be a unique …

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VAGF Online Meeting: Artist Statements, July 20

Online Monthly Meeting via ZOOM
Monday, July 20
from 7 pm – 8:15 pm
Meeting location:

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Topic: The Art of Writing an Artist Statement
Speaker: Michael Heinlen:

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VAGFwebinar June 15: How to work with galleries and online platforms

VAGF Monthly Meeting
Monday, June 15 from 7-9 pm
Meeting location:
Register here https://app.livestorm.co/maddrey-pllc/how-to-work-with-galleries-and-online-platforms

Topic: How to work with galleries and online platforms
Speaker

Thomas Maddrey is the founding partner and lead attorney for Maddrey PLLC. Prior to attending law school at the SMU Dedman School of Law, Thomas was a commercial photographer, entrepreneur, and …

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VAGF’s 2020 ARTRAGEOUS is now online!

This virtual exhibition is on display at the VAGF website. The exhibition runs from June 01 – June 14. Types of artwork consist of Painting, Drawing, Photography, Mixed Media, and Sculpture. The subject matter is open. All works are the original concept of the artist and have not been previously shown in VAGF shows.

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VAGF’s Artrageous: A Virtual Exhibition – call for art

Submissions due May 22 — Enter at http://www.smarterentry.com/callsforentry/vagf

Sponsored by the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco. https://vagf.org. The show is free to enter for VAGF members – join now at https://vagf.org/involved/membership/

As you may know by now, some City of Frisco closures and cancellations are in effect due to Frisco’s declaring a public health emergency …

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VAGF Free Webinar April 2: art & artists in the time of COVID-19

This webinar will be an opportunity for artists and those who love the arts to have a discussion about what’s happening in our community. The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the way the art, artists, and the entire world works. Especially hard hit are creatives and other freelancers who are seeing outlets for their work, and …

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Reception for VAGF’s Fresh Start on Feb. 23

VAGF members’ Fresh Start show will be held from February 2, 2020, through March 1, 2020 at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N Dallas Parkway, Frisco TX 75034.

Sunday, February 23, 2020, from 6 PM – 8 PM, at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 Dallas Pkwy #200, Frisco, Tx 7503

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VAGF’s Crème de la Crème 2019

Crème de la Crème 2019 – Art Reception October 20th at 6:30 pm

Mayor Cheney, a great advocate of the arts, will be the juror of Art that Speaks to me, and Ms. Rivas with her extensive knowledge in the arts, will choose the winners of the show. Join us for the opening reception this …

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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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VAGF call for art: Crème de la Crème 2019

Calling all visual artists in Texas to submit their FINEST work for this “best of the best” open-theme exhibition.

Submission deadline: September 19, 2019

$25.00 submission for members up to five images and 35.00 for non members up to five images.

Entries will be accepted in the categories of Painting, Drawing, Photography, Mixed Media, and …

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VAGF meeting August 19: How to take better smartphone pictures than your kids

VAGF Monthly Meeting
Monday, August 19, 7-9 PM

3rd MONDAY of each month
Frisco Fine Arts Gallery, 7227 Main Street Suite 400 Frisco, TX 75034

How to Take Better Smartphone Pictures Than Your Kids
The workshop is free for VAGF members. $15 for non-members.

We’ll also have a mini-critique during the evening, so bring a piece of …

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Creations Exhibit Reception August 8th

Sponsored by VAGF – the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco

Aug. 5th – Sept. 27, 2019

Reception, Thursday, Aug. 8 6-8pm

One River School of Art + Design 3288 Main Street Suite 102 Frisco, Texas 75033 United States (469) 362-8136

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Creations 2019 – Call for art deadline July 19th

As part of VAGF’s continued partnership with One River School of Art + Design, we’re offering our members the opportunity to participate in the group showcase “Creations 2019”.  This call for artists is for VAGF members only.  Membership status will be verified for all submissions and artists will be notified in the acceptance confirmation letter …

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Copyrights and Fair Use workshop July 15

Visual Arts Guild of Frisco (VAGF) Monthly Meeting
Monday, July 15, 7-9 PM

3rd MONDAY of each month
Frisco Fine Arts Gallery, 7227 Main Street Suite 400 Frisco, TX 75034

Copyrights and Fair Use: What Artists Need to Know

The workshop is free for VAGF members. $15 for non-members.

If you’re not a VAGF member, …

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VAGF’s Artrageous Art Reception & Awards 2019

VAGF’s summer show Artrageous is on view from June 3, 2019, through June 29, 2019, at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 Dallas Pkwy #200, Frisco TX 75034

OPENING RECEPTION was Sunday, June 9th, 2019 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

Congratulations to our award winners:

Best in Representational: Juju Bartush
Best in Non-Representational: Buck Buchheister

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VAGF Meeting June 17: Thomas Jordan Feature Artist

The Visual Arts Guild of Frisco (VAGF) presents Thomas Jordan: Purpose – Path – Persistence at their monthly meeting on June 17 at 7pm. (3rd Monday of the month) Visitors are welcome.
Location:

Frisco Fine Art 7227 Main St. Frisco, TX 75034

For more about VAGF, see their website at https://vagf.org
info@vagf.org

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VAGF’s ARTRAGEOUS reception June 9

VAGF’s summer show Artrageous will be held from June 3, 2019, through June 29, 2019, at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 Dallas Pkwy #200, Frisco TX 75034

OPENING RECEPTION is Sunday, June 9th, 2019 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

Artwork categories include Painting, Drawing, Photography, Mixed Media, and Sculpture. The subject matter is open.

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VAGF’s Artrageous 2019 – Call for Artists

VAGF summer show Artrageous will be held from June 3, 2019, through June 29, 2019, at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 Dallas Pkwy #200, Frisco TX 75034
Entries will be accepted in the categories of Painting, Drawing, Photography, Mixed Media, and Sculpture. The subject matter is open. All works must be the original concept of …

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VAGF Fresh Start Show – Artist Reception Feb. 17

VAGF Fresh Start Show 2019 is a Juried Show of selected artworks by VAGF members. The exhibits are in categories of Painting, Photography, Sculpting, Drawing and Mixed Media. We are also promoting Young Talents in our Shows. Awards will be announced at the reception.

Artists Reception will be held on Sunday, February 17 from 6-8 …

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VAGF: Art Law & Art Business Feb. 18

VAGF Monthly Meeting
Monday February 18, 7-9 PM

3rd MONDAY of each month

Frisco Fine Arts Gallery, 7227 Main Street Suite 400 Frisco, TX 75034

What Professional Artists know that Hobbyist Artists Don’t know

Ms. Goodson walks us through important Art-related legal and business issues encountered by professional artists.
The presentation will cover …

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VAGF call for art: FRESH START due Jan. 20

The Guild is pleased to invite all our artists to our first show of the year! “Fresh Start” Juried Exhibition
Please click on the link for submissions and more information.
http://www.smarterentry.com/CallsForEntry/vagf

Submission Deadline: January 20
Acceptance: January 27
Take in: February 03
Opening Reception: February 17 at 6:00pm 
Exhibition Runs through February 5 – March 3

VISUAL ARTS GUILD OF …

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Award Winners of VAGF’s 2018 Creme de la Creme

Creme de la Creme – Artist Reception

The Visual Arts Guild of Frisco (VAGF) had a great turn out at the Creme de la Creme Reception reception! Thank you to all artists, volunteers, judges and everyone attending the reception.

Congratulations to the award winners:

Best in Figurative: Zahra  Jahanyfard ‘Deep Thinker’
Best in …

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VAGF’s CREME de la CREME reception Oct. 7

Visual Arts Guild of Frisco Members Fall show titled Crème de la Crème will be held from October 1, 2018, through November 4, 2018 at the Frisco Discovery Center.

OPENING RECEPTION
Sunday, October 7th 6 – 8pm

Frisco Discovery Center 8004 Dallas Pkwy #200, Frisco, TX 75034

The art categories are Painting, …

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VAGF call for art: Créme de la Créme 2018

VAGF members Fall show titled Crème de la Crème will be held from October 1, 2018, through November 4, 2018.

Entries will be accepted in the categories of Painting, Drawing, Photography, Mixed Media, and Sculpture. The subject matter is open. All works must be the original concept of the artist  and must …

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Call for entries – Travel – deadline August 26

Call for Artworks! Do you like to travel? Share with us artworks inspired by travel: road trips, beach vacation, travel abroad or in US, historical landmarks or national parks, places you visited or your dream vacation. Paintings, drawings, mixed media and photography artworks.

Artworks to be displayed during September – November, 2018 at Launch …

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VAGF demo: The Art of Repurposing Books by Keith Kriegel August 20

Visual Arts Guild of Frisco Monthly Meeting
Monday August 20, 7-9 PM

3rd MONDAY of each month

Expedition Frisco, 9073 Berkshire Dr., Frisco 

The Art of Repurposing Books by Keith Kriegel

Our August meeting will feature a presentation from VAGF member Keith Kriegel. His sculpted books won multiple awards in …

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Call for Artworks – The Way of the Heart – deadline Aug. 17

The VAGF and Expedition Frisco are looking for artworks to be displayed during  August 25 to October 6, 2018.  The subject matter is “The way of the Heart”: This is an invitation to explore the meaning that connects your heart with your artwork. Get out of your head and get into your heart. Think less …

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VAGF Meeting July 16 and Reception for Expedition Frisco Exhibit

 

Visual Arts Guild of Frisco Monthly Meeting

Monday July 16, 7-9 PM
3rd MONDAY of each month
https://vagf.org/
Expedition Frisco, 9073 Berkshire Dr., Frisco 

 

Artists Reception

It’s summer and we are combining our July meeting with the opening reception of the beautiful …

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VAGF’s “Artrageous” reception June 10

 Artrageous Juried Show
June 3 – July 1, 2018

This is a featured show to celebrate local art and Artists. Categories Include:  Painting, Drawing, Photography and Mixed Media and Sculptor. All works swill be artist’s original creation.

  • Host: Visual Arts Guild of Frisco
  • Where: Frisco’s Discovery Center
  • When:  June 10th – …

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Call for Artworks: Artrageous – deadline May 6

VAGF summer show Artrageous will be held from June 3, 2018, through July 1, 2018.

Entries will be accepted in the categories of Painting, Drawing, Photography, Mixed Media, and Sculpture. The subject matter is open. All works must be the original concept of the artist and must not have been previously shown in VAGF …

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March life drawing session March 20

March Life Drawing is scheduled for Tuesday March 20. Session fee is $20 ($15 for VAGF members, a promo code has been emailed to members, contact info@vagf.org with questions). Follow this link to register: https://frisco.oneriverschool.com/product/life-drawing-adults/
Provided to you by VAGF and One River School of Art

Submitted by Visual Arts Guild of Frisco. Email: …

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VAGF Members Art Show and Reception Feb. 11

Visual Arts Guild of Frisco invites you to join us for the opening reception of the Fresh Start show featuring VAGF members’ artworks. Artists Reception will be on Sunday, February 11 from 6-8 pm at the Frisco Discovery Center 8004 Dallas Pkwy #200, Frisco, TX 75034

The exhibit on display through February 24, 2018. …

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VAGF Call for Artworks – Journey

The VAGF and Expedition Frisco are looking for artworks to be displayed during February – March 2018.  The subject matter is Journey: paths, trails, roads, bridges… Paintings, drawings, mixed media and photography artworks; no sculptures.

Submission deadline: Friday, January 26, 2018

You will be notified of acceptance into the exhibit by the end of the …

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VAGF Call for Artworks

The VAGF and Expedition Frisco are looking for artworks to be displayed during the Holiday season (through January 2018).  This will be a Holiday theme exhibit: we would love to see Angels artworks, but any holiday theme will be considered.

Submission deadline: Sunday December 17, 2017

Please follow this link for more details and …

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COLLIN COLLEGE hosts the VISUAL ARTS GUILD OF FRISCO – Reception July 27

June 20, 2017 – THE ARTS gallery will host Visual Arts Guild of Frisco, a group exhibition, from July 26 through August 16, 2017.

A reception will be held, free and open to the public, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM Thursday, July 27.

The works from this exhibition will be selected by Dr. Clair …

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