Archive for the ‘Creative’ Category

Eaton HS Student Startups Win National Awards

Posted by Heather Noel
visually impaired

Feel the Color’s clothing tags will have the name of the color embroidered in both Braille and English Alphabet letters.
[Photo: Catherine Durkin]

Northwest ISD student-run startups didn’t snag Junior Achievement’s top Company of the Year award, but they still

On Tap: Reunion Lawn Party, Intro to Apps & Future of Work

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Cosmunity Adds Orlando Jones to Leadership Team

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Hollywood’s “King of Fandom” will be joining former University of Texas at Dallas students’ startup to spread awareness of its ultimate geek-out platform.

[Image: Cosmunity]

Cosmunity announced recently that Orlando Jones, a respected figure in the fandom world, will help …

WeWork Announces Five Dallas Finalists for Creator Awards

Posted by Mallory Houser

Five Dallasites will compete for up to $360,000 in cash prizes at the upcoming WeWork Creator Awards South Regional Final.

Along with approximately 30 others, the finalists will present in front a live audience at ACL Live in Austin on …

Dallas Film Festival Features African Stories ‘In Their Words’

Posted by Chloe Bennett

A summer film festival is bringing authentic African stories to Dallas in the hopes to change the narrative of African culture in the Western world.

With submissions from local and international independent filmmakers, The African Film Festival, which runs …

Vending Machine at Deep Ellum Bookstore Dispenses Local Literature

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Zines have been a form of self-expression for decades, but a Dallas-based artist is leading a resurgence of the DIY mini-magazines from inside a Deep Ellum bookstore.

A former baseball card vending machine has been revamped into a zine-producing hotspot …

Bottle Rocket Works with NPR on App for Apple TV

Posted by Mallory Houser

Addison-based Bottle Rocket collaborated with NPR to create a version of the NPR One app compatible with Apple TV. 

Launched three years ago, the NPR One App allows users to listen to NPR’s programming anytime on their mobile devices.

Bottle …

On Tap: Creative Mornings, REVTECH Launch Party & International Folk Art Market

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Celebrity Chef Tim Love to Create Cuisine for Truck Stops

Posted by Mallory Houser

Fort Worth-based celebrity chef Tim Love is bringing his urban western cuisine to the truck stop scene. 

Pilot Flying J announced its partnership with Love on Monday, highlighting its mission to provide innovative, fresh food options for those on the …

Creative Collective Gives Marginalized Artists a Platform

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Eva Arreguin was ready to move away from Dallas after completing her degree at the University of North Texas, but a lack of diversity in Dallas’ art scene beckoned her to stay and help change it.

Rafael “Rafa” Tamayo, a …