Thao Votang compiled a comprehensive list of galleries in Austin, Texas. Galleries include Big Medium, Co-Lab Projects, Davis Gallery, Tiny Park and more.
Bonnie Pitman, a guiding force in remaking and advancing the reputation of the Dallas Museum of Art, recently joined the faculty of the School of Arts and Humanities at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD).
The Menil Collection presents Claus Oldenburg: Strange Eggs from Sept 20, 2012 through Feb 3, 2013. The exhibit showcases collages by the Swedish-born American artist.
Dallas has lost prominent painter, printmaker and teacher Ann Cushing Gantz. She passed away on Wednesday, August 22, 2012, from an extended illness.
Forney Arts Council Gallery announces The Art of Downtown Forney: Carroll Collier, Celebrated Texas Artist. The exhibit opens August 31, 2012.
From the 17th century, the still life has historically persevered as one of the major themes of art. Husband and wife duo, William and Carolyn Patterson, are both Contemporary Realist painters who are engaged with the still life; Carolyn works primarily with the still life and landscape and William includes the still life along with a concentration on figurative and landscape subjects.
The works of the nation’s top visual artists will be on display October 6-7, 2012, at the bi-annual Cottonwood Art Festival. Now in its 43rd year, the prestigious show is rated one of the top art festival in the United States and is the premier fine arts event in North Texas. Featuring the finest arts and crafts in the nation, the twice-a-year event generates more than $2 million in art sales annually.
Tanya Miller reviews Cura! Cura! Cura! currently on view at the Bath House Cultural Center through September 29, 2012. The exhibit features Kim Alexander, Ashley Bryan, Bernardo Cantu, Sam England, Tim Harding, Sedrick Huckaby, Diane Sikes and Sunny Sliger
Visiting art critics from the Los Angeles Times and Art in America discuss their work in a public event for the Oklahoma Art Writing and Curatorial Fellowship on September 15, 2012 from 1-3 p.m., at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art Noble Theater, 415 Couch Dr, Oklahoma City.
The Gallery at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) is presenting a group exhibition showcasing drawing, the simplest and most direct method of visual expression. It is comprised of eleven artists living and working in Texas and includes Michael Bise, Karin Broker, Bill Haveron, Jayne Lawrence, Debbie LeBlanc, Leigh Anne Lester, M, Robyn O’Neil, Robert Pruitt, Alex Rubio, and Dan Sutherland.
Texas Visual Arts Association (TVAA) announced a call for submissions for the Annual Citation Exhibition for 2012. The exhibit is sponsored by TVAA and will be held at PFAMILY Arts in Plano, Texas. The deadline for entry is October 8, 2012 by 5 p.m.
The Menil Collection will celebrate their 25th birthday on Saturday, September 22, 2012. The festivities will start at 3 p.m. sharp with the renowned Kashmere Reunion Stage Band.
CAMH needs your help to bring Andy Warhol to Houston. CAMH started a Indie gogo campaign to bring The Andy Monument by Rob Pruitt to their front lawn.
Dallas Handmade Arts Market will be DFW’s first indoor market for local artists, crafters, and designers to sell their handmade items to the general public every weekend. The Grand Opening weekend begins on Saturday, September 1, 2012, at 10 a.m. in the Dallas Design District at 327 Cole St.
PDNB Gallery presents Jesús Moroles: Rings of Granite opening Saturday, September 8, 2012 from 5-8 p.m. Artist reception and book signing is Thursday, September 27 from 6-8 p.m.