Archive for the ‘Creative’ Category

Dallas AIA Names Unbuilt Design Awards Winners

Posted by Lance Murray

Three designs have been named to receive the 2017 AIA Dallas Unbuilt Design Awards from the Dallas Chapter of the American Institute of Architects.

The awards are the highest recognition the organization gives for excellence in unbuilt projects by Dallas …

Prosper Writer Wins Prestigious Nebula Award

Posted by Heather Noel

Prosper writer William Ledbetter has won one of the the most coveted awards in science fiction literature, according to D Magazine

The Nebula Awards are given annually by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. Each year, members …

Forest Theater to get New Life as Performing Arts Space

Posted by Lance Murray

CitySquare has bought the historic Forest Theater and the adjacent retail shopping strip and plans to restore the long-vacant theater into a performance and teaching space.

The project will become part of a larger community center for surrounding neighborhoods off …

Dallas-based Cinestate Releases First ‘Ear Book’ With More Projects Coming Soon

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Mystery, horror, and romance come together in Cinestate’s first “ear book” called The Narrow Caves. The Dallas-born company released it on Audible this week. 

Deep Vellum owner and Dallas-based publisher Will Evans and film producer Dallas Sonnier are spearheading …

Mobile Makerspace Once Known as SparkTruck Rolls Into Town

Posted by Lance Murray

You might call it a maker truck in the making, and it’s about to hit the streets of Dallas to promote the maker movement to teachers and students alike.

Formerly called the SparkTruck, Southern Methodist University adopted the vehicle from …

On Tap: Soluna Festival, North Texas Small Business Conference, Tech Titans Awards Gala

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 …

Soluna Festival Features ‘Dreams and Illusions’ Theme

Posted by Lance Murray

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s Soluna Festival has kicked off in Dallas and runs through June 4, featuring a mix of DFW-based performing arts groups as well as international performers.

This is the third year for the festival that offers collaborative …

7-Eleven Exec Makes Fast Company’s ‘Most Creative’ List

Posted by Heather Noel

7-Eleven’s Jesus Delgado-Jenkins has been named one of Fast Company‘s “Most Creative People in Business,” for 2017.

Jesus Delgado-Jenkins

The business publication compiles the annual list to showcase 100 leaders from around the world who are “shaping the future …

Deep Ellum Music, Art Venue Readies for Summer Opening

Posted by Lance Murray

Work is beginning on a new music and art venue in Deep Ellum that will have two stages, a bar, and a food truck park.

Deep Ellum Art Co. is scheduled to open this summer, according to a report in …

The Enterpreneur’s Arsenal: Interactive Maps for the DFW Innovation Ecosystem

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Looking to locate all things innovative in the North Texas region? Here’s the interactive toolkit that puts it at your fingertips. The maps include accelerators and incubators, innovation centers, makerspaces, executive offices, and coworking spaces. 

The growing startup community led …