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Cottonwood Art Festival Announces Artists

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.

Cocktails and Tumblr at CAMH

This Thursday, August 16, 2012, from 5 to 10 p.m., the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston (CAMH) will raise a glass or two at Cultured Cocktails at Boheme Cafe and Wine Bar. The event is hosted by Fresh Arts and Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar. These events highlight a different local arts group each Thursday. This week’s highlight is the Houston Museum District.

MFAH Announces Exhibition Schedule Highlights for 2012-2013

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) has announced their exhibition schedule for August 2012 through June 2013. The schedule include ten major exhibits with a handful of must-see attractions. The MFAH schedule include works from the Prado, Latin America, Scandinavia and war-torn regions around the world. Artist include Pablo Picasso, James Turrell, Henry Ossawa Tanner and Peter Paul Rubens. The first exhibition, Scandinavian Design, begins August 26, 2012.

Cottonwood Art Festival Announces Dates, October 6-7

The Cottonwood Art Festival, which is held twice a year in Richardson, Texas, has announced the dates for their fall event. The Cottonwood Art Festival will be held October 6-7, 2012. The event, now in its 43rd year, will feature 240 plus artists working in ceramics, mixed-media, pastels, glass, leather, paint, photography, wood and more. Parking and admission to the festival are free.

Ro2 Art Presents 3rd Annual Photography Show: 5 Photographers

Ro2 Art is proud to present 5 Photographers: Ro2 Art Third Annual Photography Show – new work by Chris Bramel, Sibylle Bauer, Tuba Koymen, Alisa Levy, and Byrd Williams IV. The opening reception will take place Saturday, July 14, 2012, with the exhibition running through September 1, 2012. place at Ro2 Art’s Downtown Elm Street Gallery, located at 1408 Elm in Dallas, Texas.

Mr. Holga Returns from Kennedy Assassination Tour Summer 2012

We hope you had the chance to follow Mr. Holga, our walkabout photographer, during his Kennedy Assassination Tour Summer 2012. As you know, Mr. Holga is working on a photography book of the who, what and where of the Kennedy assassination. The big catch is Mr. Holga is using, of course, a Holga camera, which falls in the plastic toy camera category and uses 120 roll film. There’s no sense in doing things the easy way.

Mr. Holga’s Kennedy Assassination Tour Summer 2012

Monday, July 2, 2012, marks the beginning of Mr. Holga’s Kennedy Assassination Tour Summer 2012 for his book, Death by Holga: 11.22.63. Mr. Holga will be stopping in Chicago for Jack Ruby’s grave, Grand Rapids for President Ford’s grave, Dearbor for Kennedy’s limo, Dayton for Kennedy’s Air Force One, Waynesville for Kennedy’s limo driver and finally Tampa for Kennedy’s Secret Service Agent. All of this will be done in five days!

The Old Jail Art Center Announces New Exhibits

The Old Jail Art Center in Albany, Texas, has announced three new exhibits opening on June 2, 2012. The exhibits are Two Women Look West: Photographs of King Ranch by Helen C. Kleberg and Toni Frissell, Justin Boyd: Time Has Slipped Rows, and West Texas Triangle: Catherine Lee. All exhibits will run through September 9, 2012.