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Pooran Lashini workshop: Geometric Patterns in Middle Eastern Art & Culture Sept. 1 &2

Patterns in Middle Eastern Art & Culture

Workshop by Pooran Lashini

Saturday, September 1st & Sunday, September 2nd, 2018  9:30 am – 4:00 pm

Sponsored by the Irving Art Association. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75061

Cost: $60 for two days – handouts included. Both days include geometric forms design –... | Read More

Learn More About the Dallas Cultural Plan Phase One Insights April 20

Join us at Meadows Conference Center or online for our next Dallas Cultural Plan Webinar! We will share findings from Phase One of the Dallas Cultural Planning process, including key findings from 6 months of community engagement and additional research from comparable cities. See the presentation in person, or watch it via Facebook Live through the City of Dallas Office of... | Read More

Hands on Public Art Workshop April 21 at the Latino Cultural Center

Join us on April 21st!

Artists’ Hands on Public Art Workshop

8:30am – 4pm

Latino Cultural Center 2600 Live Oak St, Dallas, Texas 75204

Learn to navigate the Public Art Process with ease and success!Who: The North Texas Public Art Administrators are working together to bring training to artists in the region with an intensive Mock Public Art... | Read More

Valley House Opening Receptions: ALLISON GILDERSLEEVE: High Frequency, and ANNE C. WEARY: True to Nature

Two exhibitions, ALLISON GILDERSLEEVE: High Frequency, and ANNE C. WEARY: True to Nature, open with a reception, Saturday, April 28, 6:00pm-8:00pm. Allison Gildersleeve will give an artist talk earlier in the day, at 11:00am. Anne Weary will give an artist talk on May 5, at 11:00am. View images of paintings and drawings in these exhibitions at www.valleyhouse.com

Allison... | Read More

“Your Definition of Gender in Society” – TVAA Gallery call for art

Artists have been addressing through artwork the ideology and issues of the definition of gender especially as the women’s movement gained momentum in the 1960’s, Gay rights in the 2000’s, and has gained international acknowledgment with the MeToo Movement. We have been challenged in what is gender, how do we define our roles, and what is accepted and rejected in society. How do... | Read More

“Your Definition of Gender in Society” – TVAA Gallery call for art

Artists have been addressing through artwork the ideology and issues of the definition of gender especially as the women’s movement gained momentum in the 1960’s, Gay rights in the 2000’s, and has gained international acknowledgment with the MeToo Movement. We have been challenged in what is gender, how do we define our roles, and what is accepted and rejected in society. How do... | Read More

Spirit is Ageless Celebration April 21

In 1999, C. C. Young started celebrating the creativity of residents and the general public, age 55 and better. The Spirit is Ageless Celebration includes an art and writing contest, a special celebratory event, and an exhibit which continues to highlight ageless creativity and the willingness to share no matter the limitations.

4847 West Lawther Drive, #100 Dallas, Texas... | Read More

Spirit is Ageless Celebration April 21

In 1999, C. C. Young started celebrating the creativity of residents and the general public, age 55 and better. The Spirit is Ageless Celebration includes an art and writing contest, a special celebratory event, and an exhibit which continues to highlight ageless creativity and the willingness to share no matter the limitations.

4847 West Lawther Drive, #100 Dallas, Texas... | Read More

Landscape Workshop in Colored Pencil: June 2&3 with Noriko DeWitt

Landscape Workshop in Colored Pencil:

Master the art of creating landscape drawings using colored pencil with an award-winning colored pencil artist, Noriko DeWitt.

In this 2 day workshop you will learn how to:

use colors effectively to create dramatic scenes add movement and textures using pencil strokes interpret colors from the reference photo express your own voice within the... | Read More

Artist Linka Behn’s presentation “Grandmother’s Pearls and a Teacher’s Note: Connection and Direction,” at VAST on May 2

You are invited to a presentation by artist Linka Behn at the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), on May 2nd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. Behn’s presentation is entitled “Grandmother’s Pearls and a Teacher’s Note: Connection and Direction”.

Behn states, “I’ve always drawn. Born in SE Texas, and intensely shy, drawing was a way to... | Read More

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