2013 Spring Juried Show
Norwood Flynn Gallery
April 17 through April 20, 2013
Norwood Flynn Gallery announced their 2013 Spring Juried Show featuring works by visual arts senior students from Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. The exhibit opens Wednesday, April 17, and runs through Saturday, April 20, 2013. There will be a closing reception on April 20 from 6 to 8 p.m. Proceeds from the exhibit will benefit the student artists and Dallas Art Dealers Association’s Edith Baker Art Scholarship and Artist Career Development Fund.
Booker T. Washington High School
Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts was created to provide a program of excellence in the arts, which meets the needs of the students and the community. It is the school of choice for students with special talents and the desire and commitment to develop their potential.
Intensive training in the performing or visual arts allows students to explore the demands of an artist career. A rigorous academic program offers all courses required for the State’s three graduation plans including a host of honors courses and Advanced Placement courses. Students are selected through audition, interview, portfolio or other demonstration of artistic aptitude, and the student population reflects the ethnic enrollment of the district at large. On the average, 150 graduating senior boast $1.5-$3.5 million dollars in college scholarships in both arts and academic majors.
The Visual Arts Cluster, led by Paige Furr, provides an intense education in the studio arts: drawing, design, printing, printmaking, painting, sculpture, ceramics, photography and jewelry. Special Advanced Placement art courses enhance the curriculum and prepare students for professional schools and future career options.
Norwood Flynn Gallery
Norwood Flynn Gallery, housed in a 1940’s cottage on the south shore of Bachman Lake, represents contemporary art by emerging and mid career artists. The gallery exhibits and sells paintings, sculptures, drawings, photography, & new media, with an emphasis on unique Texas artists.
Norwood Flynn Gallery is located at 3318 Shorecrest, Dallas, Texas. The gallery is open Wednesday through Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. For more information visit www.norwoodflynngallery.com.