Mesquite Arts Center

The mission of the Mesquite Arts Center is to make visual and performing arts available to all the communities of North Texas; to become a creative force and an educational resource for our regional residents; and to deliver the economic vitality of the arts to our public.

Blue Print Gallery

Blue Print Gallery is a fine art gallery that represents artists from around the world. The gallery is dedicated to bringing established, mid-career and emerging artists to Texas. Blue Print Gallery features a large variety of artwork from contemporary abstract paintings and works on paper to fine art, photography and sculptures.

One Arts Plaza Gallery

Moody Performance Hall Gallery

City Gallery Program

The Moody Performance Hall is a lyrical and elegant multi-use performing arts venue with a mission to provide an exceptional opportunity for local emerging and mid-sized arts organizations to express the voice of our community through the performing arts. In an effort to extend this mission to Dallas based visual artists, the City Gallery Program at Moody Performance Hall was created. This program seeks to present juried exhibitions of local artists in order to expose visitors to the works of visual artists in the Dallas area as well as provide a space for selected artists to present their work in the Dallas Arts District. The Moody Performance Hall is under the auspices of the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs.

Laura Rathe Fine Art

With over 25 years’ experience in the industry, gallery owner, Laura Rathe, started her career working as a private art dealer before establishing Laura Rathe Fine Art (LRFA) in 1998 in Houston, Texas. LRFA now operates out of two locations in Houston and a third gallery in Dallas on Dragon Street, the city’s premiere arts district destination. Since the gallery’s inception, LRFA has established itself as a leading contemporary art venue, offering an impressive range of exhibitions and programming to its patrons in both cities.

LRFA represents a dynamic roster of established and mid-career contemporary artists working in a variety of media, many of whom have been acquired into world-renowned private, corporate, and museum collections. Various clientele include BBVA Compass, HKS Architects, Wells Fargo, W Hotels, UT Southwestern, and Halliburton. LRFA also participates in a number of prominent art fairs including CONTEXT Art Miami, Art Southampton, Art Wynwood, the Houston Fine Art Fair, Texas Contemporary, and the Dallas Art Fair.

Christopher Martin Gallery

Founded 21 years ago in Dallas, Texas, Christopher Martin Gallery has created the perfect atmosphere to present reverse glass paintings by Christopher H. Martin. The galleries are currently located in Dallas, Aspen, and Santa Fe. They are positioned as a platform to showcase a generation of mid-career artists with active studio practices. Exhibitions are announced throughout the course of the year. Currently on display are works by Christopher H. Martin and sculptures by Michael Enn Sirvet. Sirvet is an abstract artist that infuses his works with organic expression in mediums such as aluminum, steel, wood, and acrylic. 

Carneal Simmons Contemporary Art

Focus: Carneal Simmons Contemporary Art seeks to advance artistic excellence, innovation, and creativity to enrich the quality of life for individuals and communities at large through the placement and exhibition of contemporary art.

Mission: Our gallery and advisory are guided by our commitment to promoting contemporary art, serving clients art needs with the highest level of ethics and professionalism, making contemporary art accessible to the public through exhibitions and educational events, and fostering an environment where arts flourish and enhance the experience within residences and public spaces.

Carneal Simmons Contemporary Art is located in the Dallas Design District on Slocum Street.  We are an art gallery and consultancy representing and exhibiting artists working in a variety of media.  We work with individual collectors, developers, the healthcare industry, corporations, architects and designers for art selection, programming, procurement, and installation for projects of all sizes and budgets.

Texas A&M University-Commerce VisCom Gallery Dallas

University of Dallas – Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is an integral component of the University of Dallas Art Department and its exhibitions are designed to encourage a dialogue between the University of Dallas and the broader artistic community by inviting an array of contemporary artists to the university’s campus. This will augment all students’ understanding of contemporary art, allowing them to view first hand some of the themes and styles they have been experiencing in their classes, while allowing the public access to the resources available at the University of Dallas.

TVAA Art Gallery (Texas Visual Arts Association)

Twelve month-long exhibits are held at TVAA’s gallery in the Plaza of the America’s building in downtown Dallas. They range from open calls to specific themes such as Atavism, Anthropology, Abstracts, Modern Interpretation of the Art Masters, Nature/Landscape, Spiritual, and many more. There is a gift shop located within the gallery that has hand-crafted, artisan jewelry, gemstones, greeting cards from local artists, home goods, ceramics, accessories, and more.

The gallery is available for rental, by portfolio review. Applications are normally considered in the fall.  Artists interested in gallery rental, please contact our gallery director Lauren Dickinson, at

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