Slow Art Day is a worldwide celebration of art. The free event encourages people to look at art slowly, which allows for a different experience. Slow Art Day is this Saturday, April 12, 2014. There are Slow Art Day groups all over Texas. Registration is free. The more the merrier. See locations and times below.
The Naveen Jindal School of Management at the University of Texas at Dallas announces Artistic Impressions of Management. The exhibit will feature works by Dallas artists Brad Oldham, Jon Flaming and other artists celebrating the relationship between art and management. The exhibit is Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 7 to 10 p.m. Tickets are $75.
Richland College selected ceramicist Amy Halko to judge the first annual Rose Award for Ceramic Innovation (RACI) show. This is a new Dallas Country Community College District (DCCCD) exhibit featuring ceramics and sculpture. The RACI show will be held April 5-18, 2014 at the Janette Kennedy Gallery Southside on Lamar St., Dallas. The reception is April 8 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
The Children’s Chorus of Greater Dallas (CCGD) is now accepting registrations for its Summer Singing Camp, which takes place June 9-13, 2014 at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts.
In conjunction with Dallas Arts Week, the Creative Arts Center (CAC) of Dallas announce ArtsPark 2014. On Saturday, April 5, 2014 from noon to 4 p.m., the CAC presents art activities at North Park Center between Nordstrom and Macy’s. See the schedule below for details.
Showcasing super-sized sauropods which roamed the earth for 140 million years, The World’s Largest Dinosaurs will roar into Dallas April 6 at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science for a limited engagement. The world-class traveling exhibition, presented locally by Highland Capital Management, will be on view in the Jan and Trevor Rees-Jones Exhibition Hall.
Mayor Mike Rawlings and the City of Dallas Cultural Affairs Commission will kick-off the 2nd annual Dallas Arts Week at the Dallas City Hall on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at noon. Dallas Arts Week is April 5 through April 13, 2014. The week will feature more than 100 arts and cultural events in venues all over Dallas.
Cindy and Howard Rachofsky, hosts for the annual TWO x TWO for AIDS and Art, have announced Lisa and John Runyon as the 2014 Event Chairs and artist Wade Guyton as the recipient of the 2014 amfAR Award of Excellence for Artistic Contributions to the Fight Against AIDS.
Robert Stein, Deputy Director of the Dallas Museum of Art, today announced the appointment of Shyam Oberoi as the Director of Technology and Digital Media. Currently the General Manager of Collections Information Services at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Oberoi brings extensive experience in IT, software development, digital imaging and online collections. He will assume his new position on April 14, 2014.