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Fort Works Art calls for art: Paper Works Exhibit & High School Art Competition

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We are accepting entries for two upcoming group shows.

Fort Works Art
2100 Montgomery Street
Fort Worth, Texas, 76107
https://www.fortworksart.com/

Paper Artists Apply here for the upcoming Paper Works exhibit. 

FWA paper works call

Deadline: May 10, 2017

Entry Fee (Paper Works): $35.00

Paper Works
​June 6 – June 24, 2017

Artists are invited to submit 1-3 works on paper for a group exhibition at Fort Works Art. Submissions are due by May 10. Paper Works ​will be shown in conjunction with ​Tropism, ​a solo exhibition by installation artist Crystal Wagner. Internationally renowned, Harrisburg-bsed artist Crystal Wagner has been described by Juxtapoz Magazine as “prolific and stunning.” Her work has been featured in the New York Times, Architectural Digest, Hi Fructose, and Complex Art & Design, as well as VH1.

Artists will be notified by May 15 and work must be received by Tuesday, May 30. Artist must include a return shipping label. Art sales will be split 50/50 between artist and Fort Works Art.

FORT WORKS ART: Fort Works Art is committed to bringing life, vitality and energy to the art scene in Fort Worth, TX.  They are a resource for both seasoned collectors and the everyday individual.  Existing somewhere between a gallery, a cultural center and a museum, Fort Works Art strives to continually evolve into its’ own entity, free from the traditional labels of the art world. They exist to support the arts, to give back to the community and to inspire youth.

ABOUT THE JUROR:
Alison Hearst is a Curator at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Hearst is the curator of the museum’s FOCUS exhibition series and has presented exhibitions of artists including Fred Tomaselli, Joyce Pensato, Stanley Whitney, Thomas Demand, and Lorna Simpson. Hearst also organized Donald Sultan: The Disaster Paintings, which opened at the Modern in February and will travel to several other venues. Hearst received a MA in Art History from Texas Christian University and a BFA in Art History from the University of North Texas.

High School Students Apply here for the Betsy Price High School Competition. Deadline April 15, 2017

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9×12 Works on Paper Show call for entries

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The FWCAC announces an open call for entries: 2016 9 x 12 Works on Paper Show December 2-27, 2016.  Artworks on or of paper or paper products may be any size, but MUST fit in a 9 x 12 envelope; folded, 3D or multi-part OK.  Unmatted, unframed photography, drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, mixed media, cast or folded paper or digital prints OK (other materials attached-OK). Original artworks only; no reproductions.  Put artist’s name, address, title & date of work and medium on back.  No entry form.  Open to all artists – no age or geographical restrictions.  All artwork is shown – no jury.  Entry fee is $5US/piece; 6 entries max.  Postmark deadline November 15, 2016.  All artwork for sale for $100US; artist gets 75%.  Unsold works with SASE will be mailed by Jan 31. Send entries, entry fee by check or M.O. or PayPal to 9 x 12, FWCAC, 1300 Gendy, Ft Worth, TX 76107. Prospectus: http://www.fwcac.com/images/9x12prospectus2016.pdf

  • November 15, 2016: Postmark Deadline
  • December 2, 2016: Reception, 6 – 9PM
  • December 2 – 28, 2016: Exhibition
  • January 31, 2017: Checks & unsold works mailed

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FWCAC: December in the Arts Center

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Fort Worth Community Arts Center
Hours: M-SAT 9AM – 5PM

In the Spotlight


fwcacDec15December: Small Works make perfect gifts!

9 x 12 Works on Paper Show; 10th Anniversary
This exhibit features almost 400 small works of art available for $100, from artists all over the US and the world. All of the art is on paper or made from paper products. This includes painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, collage, digital art, books and paper sculpture. The art must fit in a 9 x 12 envelope, but can be any size. The first 25 purchases will include a coupon for 50% off
framing at Aaron Brothers.

TAC Small Works Show
Members of the Texas Artists Coalition, the artist membership group of the FWCAC, exhibit artworks under 15″ in all media for sale at ART7, 820 Currie Street in Fort Worth. These works are ready to hang and reasonably priced! ART7 is open Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 4 – 8pm and Saturday 1 – 8pm.
Note that this is a new location! Parking is free at W7th with validation at ART7.

ARTshop
ARTshop is a small gift shop comprised of unique one of kind artist-made pieces in the Arts Center.The holidays are getting close! Come in to find original jewelry, ceramics, glass, woodwork, metalwork, wearable art, handmade prints and cards, photography and other fine art and craft works that make perfect gifts for any occasion.

In the Galleries

GALLERY EXHIBITS FOR DECEMBER
Receptions for the Artists
Friday, December 4, 2015  6:00 – 9:00 pm

 
New In the Galleries
December 4 – 29, 2015
David Dike Texas Art Auction Preview     

A selection of the more than 300 works available during the 20th anniversary of this annual sale. MORE

9 x 12 Works on Paper Show 

The 10th anniversary of an annual exhibit of small works – all available for $100.Hundreds of works from all over the US and around the world.  MORE

Paint Can Fly! IV 
Four artists display their varied works for sale. MORE

Educator Evidences

An exhibit of works by FWISD art educators.  MORE


3rd Annual Juried Artists Books Exhibition

An exploration of the art of books; both traditional and more diverse. MORE

Through December 19, 2015
Focus Gallery One: Soliloquy 

Jill Bedgood creates multi-media works that reflect her questioning of the duality of human nature; an exploration of the cyclical quality of human experience and memory. MORE

Focus Gallery Two: Physical Fiction 
Ana M. Lopez is attracted to the idea of metal as skin and the relationship of the physicality of the piece to the corporeality of the maker.

She incorporates objects from industry, both to contrast with the more sensual forms, and to create new hybrids: a physical fiction.  MORE

Through December 29, 2015
TAC Featured Artist Suzan Cook: The Color of Music  

Abstractions that develop in a clear, almost musical sequence of related images in series of works. MORE

TAC Small Works Show
Members of the Texas Artists Coalition exhibit works under 15″ for sale.
MORE

Through January 2, 2016

NEW LOCATION!
ART7 Gallery 820 Currie Street NEW LOCATION!

 

Special Events

Friday, December 4, 2015 Canned Food Drive
One of 6 people of all ages struggles with food insecurity and/or hunger, and one in four children come from families that live with uncertainty about where their next meal will come from. The faces of hunger in Tarrant Area Food Bank’s 13-county service region are Caucasian, Hispanic, African-American, Asian and Native American. They may be your neighbors or your work colleague. He or she may be the child in school sitting next to your son or daughter. TAFB serves more than 50,000 individuals in a typical week and more than 53,000 households in a typical month. In one year, 146,000 households are served.
The Arts Center will be collecting food items and checks to donate to the Tarrant Area Food Bank during the Artist Reception on Friday, December 4 from 6-9pm.
Friday, December 4, 2015 Artist Receptions at the Arts Center
Receptions for all the galleries – plus, consider giving ART for gifts this year! All 9 x 12 artwork is only $100. The first 25 people to buy a 9 x 12 piece of art get a coupon for 50% off a frame, including custom framing, at Aaron Bros on I–30 at Chapel Hill. Acura will be here with their newest models of cars, also. Free parking for the first 45 minutes in the Parking Garage.

Friday, December 4, 2015: 4 – 7pm ART7 Happy Hour
Come by ART7, 820 Currie Street before hitting the Arts Center reception. Small Works Show, and refreshments during W7th Holiday Open House! Free parking.

Thursday, December 17, 2015: 4 – 8pm: Sip and See at ART7
Featuring Neobantu

and Gia Rodriguez

fashions and accessories. Hosted by WoCA Projects and IndieCurators. Free and open to the public. Free parking @ W7 with validation at ART7.

FWCAC’s ARTshop 

ARTshop, a small gift shop comprised of unique one of kind artist-made pieces in the Arts Center. The holidays are getting close! Come in to find original jewelry, ceramics, glass, woodwork, metalwork, wearable art, handmade prints and cards, photography and other fine art and craft works that make perfect gifts for any occasion.

Artist Opportunities

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Folding Books: Accordion Artists’ Book Workshop Workshop
December 12, 2015, 10 – 2pm
Join us for a special workshop hosted by WoCA Projects and the Texas Artist Coalition (TAC) in connection with the 3rd Annual Juried Artists’ Books Exhibition. This exciting workshop will teach participants the art of creating accordion-style artists’ books, including basic watercolor painting techniques and associated papers. All materials will be provided, no prior art-making experience required.
Cost: $10/per person $5 for TAC members.

TAC Life Drawing
December 8, 15, 22, 29; 9am – noon

A model will be available for a 3 – hour session. Artists will need to bring their own art supplies; easels and chairs provided. No instruction will be offered. Cost is $50 for 5 sessions or $15 per session for TAC members, $75 for 5 sessions or $20 per session for public.

Sign up for either of these: email or 817.298.3024

The Texas Artists Coalition is a membership program designed to offer benefits for artists in the North Texas community. The mission of the TAC is to support the career development of artists, whether they are emerging or established, amateur or professional.
Programs of the TAC are supported by the Arts Council of Fort Worth, the Fort Worth Community Arts Center and a grant from the Texas Commission on the Arts.   
Visit the WEBSITE

and get the latest news or to join TAC today.

 

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FWCAC / TAC Deadlines Approaching

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The Fort Worth Community Arts Center / Texas Artists Coalition has a number of opportunities with deadlines coming up soon.

 

Click on the Prospectus for each one to get more information.

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2015 9 x 12 Works on Paper Show
Postmark Deadline: November 16, 2015
Prospectus
Shop Small Saturday
Sign up Deadline: November 16, 2015
Prospectus
 
TAC Small Works Show (ART7)
Deadline: November 12, 2015
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2016 FWCAC Biennial
Art Drop off: March 1 – 3, 2016
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We hope to see your work in these! All are open – no jury!

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2015 FWCAC 9 x 12 Works on Paper Show entries due Nov. 16

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Call for entries for the  2015 FWCAC 9 x 12 Works on Paper Show

The FWCAC announces an open call for entries: 2015 9 x 12 Works on Paper Show December 4-29, 2015.  Artworks on or of paper or paper products may be any size, but MUST fit in a 9 x 12 envelope; folded, 3D or multi-part OK.  Unmatted, unframed photography, drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, mixed media, cast or folded paper or digital prints OK (other materials attached-OK). Original artworks only; no reproductions.  Put artist’s name, address, title & date of work and medium on back.  No entry form.

Open to all artists – no age or geographical restrictions.  All artwork is shown – no jury.  Entry fee is $5US/piece; 6 entries max.  Postmark deadline November 16, 2015.  All artwork for sale for $100US; artist gets 75%.  Unsold works with SASE will be mailed by Jan 30. Send entries, entry fee by check or M.O. or PayPal to 9 x 12, FWCAC, 1300 Gendy, Ft Worth, TX 76107.

For more information: elaine@fwcac.org or www.fwcac.org Phone: 817.298.3021
Prospectus: http://fwcac.com/images/9x12prospectus2015.pdf

Website: http://fwcac.com/

Calendar:

November 16, 2015: Postmark Deadline

December 4, 2015: Reception, 6 – 9PM

December 4 – 26, 2015: Exhibition

January 31, 2016: Checks & unsold works mailed

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JM Gallery // Current Exhibit April 25 – May 30

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Current Exhibit // April 25 – May 30
ABOUT JM GALLERY // JM Gallery offers works of art on paper and sculptural forms that engage both the eye and the mind. The gallery promotes artists who create smart, visually compelling work and showcases their art in a space that is inviting and accessible. JM Gallery is committed to working closely with artists as they develop their work and careers and to developing lasting relationships with collectors. In collaboration with area schools and non-profits, they enrich the creative community by teaching artists and collectors about navigating the complex world of art.
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JM Gallery at One Arts Plaza
1722 Routh Street, Suite 106, Dallas, TX
Tuesday – Saturday
12pm – 6pm or By Appointment
469.779.6955 or jmgallery.org 

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ON PAPER – reception Nov. 21 at Ro2 Art – Seven artists working on paper…

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Please join us tomorrow evening for the opening reception of
ON PAPER –
featuring work by seven artists, including drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, and sculpture.

ON PAPER

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, November 21, 7-10pm

November 21 – December 31, 2014

Featuring new works ON PAPER by
Gary Farrelly (IRELAND)
Joshua Goode
Antonine Gougeau (BELGIUM)
Timothy Harding
Kathy Robinson-Hays 
Sam Schonzeit
Brian Scott Co-curated by Gary Farrelly and Susan Roth Romans, this exhibition brings together seven artists, each presenting works on paper — including collage, drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpture.

            

Ro2 Art – Dallas, Texas | 214-803-9575 | 110 North Akard Street, Dallas, Texas 75201

Jordan Roth
www.Ro2art.com
214.803.9575

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Works on Paper at the Small Gallery

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Please join The Small Gallery for a One Year Anniversary Reception on Saturday, September 20th from 6:00-9:00 pm.

In celebration of one full year of sharing original art and local talent, The Small Gallery features ‘Works on Paper’ – an exhibit that includes Painting, Watercolor, Pen & ink, Graphite, Wood Cuts, Papier Mache, Pastel. Gouache, and Sculpture.. all of which are made on paper or made of paper.

Some participating artists using these mediums:
Penelope Bisbee, Lynne Buchanan, Joshua Chennault, Ray-Mel Cornelius , Merry Fuhrer, Alice Hsieh, Amy Justice, Laurie Mahoney, Jackson Powers, Tyna Robinson, Madelyn Sneed, Carroll Swenson-Roberts, Terri Thoman, Gregory Troik, & Robin Ann Walker.

Exhibit on display until November 8th.

The Small Gallery is located in the west wing of Dallas Midtown (LBJ/Preston – inside Valley View). http://smallgallery.weebly.com/

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(image: Michael Tichansky © 2014)

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Benito Huerta Works on Paper July 9

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Benito Huerta                                                                    
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RECEPTION WITH THE ARTIST
Wednesday, July 9 5:30 – 7:30 pm
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Join us for an exhibition of select works on paper by Benito Huerta at William Campbell Contemporary Art. http://www.williamcampbellcontemporaryart.com/
In conjunction with his upcoming exhibition, Fresh Perspectives: Works on Paper by Benito Huerta
opening July 8th at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.

 

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