Construction is underway at the north end of The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza signaling the first phase of the Museum’s planned improvements in anticipation of the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination.
The Nasher Sculpture Center announces the 2013-2014 season of Soundings: New Music at the Nasher with Cuatro Corridos, Music from Yellow Barn, and pianist Leon Fleisher.
The Nasher Sculpture Center is pleased to reveal the plans for a newly commissioned social sculpture by artist Rick Lowe for the Vickery Meadow neighborhood, a three square-mile area that makes up one of the most culturally diverse sections of Dallas.
The Forney Arts Council is calling for entries for Top 40! Regional Art Exhibit and Contest. The council is looking for paintings and drawings for a juried show
A unique collection of drawings, personal correspondence with artists, and photographs amassed by American collector and connoisseur William Hood Stewart in the late 19th century has been acquired by the Meadows Museum, director Mark A. Roglán announced today. Stewart was an influential patron of the Modern Spanish School and the majority of the items in his personal album are letters written by prominent Spanish artists, many of whom became his close friends.
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth announced The 2013 Modern Kids – Summer Flicks Series, August 13-15, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Films are shown in the auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public. Auditorium seating is limited to the first 250 guests.
The Dallas Morning News is reporting that Margot Perot has been named chairwoman at the Dallas Museum of Art.
Just 20 months after announcing their discovery of a new species found in Alaska called the Pachyrhinosaurus perotorum, paleontologists from the Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas have since uncovered a juvenile specimen that came from the same hole in the ground.
Tiny Park gallery announces the 2013 Tiny Park Drawing Annual with art by Sara Frantz, Calexto Ramirez, David Culpepper, Rob Verf, Sam Prekop and Claude van Lingen.
Lawndale Art Center is pleased to announce the residents for the eighth round of the Lawndale Artist Studio Program. Artists selected for the program are Shayne Murphy, Jim Nolan and Emily Peacock.
Dallas Museum of Art Associate Director of External Affairs Anne Bergeron has co-authored an insightful new book on community engagement, Magnetic: The Art and Science of Engagement (The AAM Press, May 2013), which debuted at the 2013 annual meeting of the American Alliance of Museums in May.
The belt buckle for Big Tex will be on display at the Construction Zone play center June 21-24. This is a great photo opportunity for Big Tex fans. The belt buckle was one of the few surviving pieces.
Fort Worth museums and arts center announce Day in the District on September 28, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The day include free admission.
After six extraordinary years of leadership as Chairman of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston’s Board of Trustees, Cornelia Cullen Long today announced the Board’s unanimous selection of Richard D. Kinder as her successor.
The Nasher Sculpture Center and the Trinity River Audubon Center will announce the first Nasher XChange project on Friday, June 14, 2013. The free event will be held at the Trinity River Audubon Center from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Nasher XChange press announcement and bird release will be at 1 p.m.