Archive for the ‘Creative’ Category

Homeless, At-Risk Artists to Show in Stewpot Art Program Exhibit

Posted by Lance Murray

For 21 years, the Stewpot Art Program has been providing empowerment to homeless or at-risk people by exposing them to art.

On Sunday, artwork by the artists in the program will be on display to the public from 1:30 to …

Publisher, Film Producer Team Up to Found Cinestate

Posted by Lance Murray

Deep Vellum owner and Dallas-based publisher Will Evans and film producer Dallas Sonnier are teaming up to bring something new to lovers of a good story.

The pair has formed a new company, Cinestate, that they hope will take the …

Southwest Airlines Accepting Grant Applications

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

Southwest Airlines is accepting applications for its Heart of the Community grants until Dec. 5 to strengthen communities and stimulate local economies through placemaking, according to a Southwest Airlines news release.

Dallas-based Southwest and partner, Project for Public Spaces

Building Community & Connections Through the Arts

Posted by Becky Young

When I look back on my tenure with TACA (The Arts Community Alliance), I reflect upon how much more accessible the arts have become in North Texas.

From the architectural masterpieces in the Dallas Arts District to public art at …

Reese Witherspoon Creating Female-oriented Content Through AT&T

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Reese Witherspoon is known for playing strong female characters and she wants more of that in Hollywood. The actress has partnered with Otter Media to produce female-led shows, podcasts, and movies, The Dallas Morning News reported.

Otter Media is a …

Uber Data Reveals Top Restaurants For Ride Share Users

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

When someone wants to impress a date, they go for the uberBLACK or uberSELECT rides to Nick and Sam’s in Dallas.

That’s the top date-night spot for Uber’s premium rideshare product, The Dallas Business Journal reported. Uber recently released six

On Tap: Pinball School, #BigDGives, Entrepreneurs’ Organization, & an Evening with Macedonian Ambassador

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s Picks of events for Nov. 24 – Dec. 1.

Thursday, Nov. 24

PRAIRIE LIGHTS  6 to 9 p.m. at Lynn Creek Park, 5610 Lake Ridge Parkway, in Grand Prairie. Drive through a 2-mile path featuring 4 million lights.

Local Artists Join to Shoot Hallelujah Music Video, Spread Love

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Fifty Dallas-Fort Worth area artists spent nearly 50 hours shooting the “Hallelujah” music video in hopes of spreading the Hallelujah Project’s message, ‘Love Will Win,’ according to the group’s Facebook page.    

Ashley White, who started the movement, told The

Unbranded Pop-up Shop Making a Return for Holiday Shopping

Posted by Rachel Hawkins

Dallas pop-up shop Unbranded plans to return this December to a Main Street storefront in downtown Dallas, according to CultureMap Dallas.

Matt Alexander of Q Fifty One Digital and Bryan DeLuca of Foot Cardigan created Unbranded in 2014 to …

Dallas Hackathon Highlights Local Coders’ Creativity, Problem-Solving Skills

Posted by Dave Moore

More than 150 programmers, coders, and robotics enthusiasts crammed the Dallas Entrepreneur Center (DEC) over the weekend to compete for the mantle of Dallas’ best developer at the AT&T IoT Hackathon, and for the chance to compete in Las Vegas …