Archive for the ‘Creative’ Category

Photo Gallery: Earth Day Texas

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Visitors to Earth Day Texas activities last week at Fair Park took in exhibits, discussions, films, and cutting-edge technology to help preserve the Earth.

Earth Day Texas is the largest Earth Day celebration in the world, and its strategy is …

Kineticity Seeks Submissions for Interactive Public Art Project

Posted by Lance Murray

Kineticity announced last week that its place-making project is open for interactive public art concept submissions.

Kineticity describes itself as a “series of interactive, pedestrian-scale, art installations that will be placed between neighborhoods to entice visual interest and curiosity that …

Dallas-Based Artist Spreads Love Through Murals

Posted by Julia Falcon

Love is the inspiration behind the quirky murals seen on the side of Cultivar Coffee, Davis Street Espresso, Trinity Strand Trail, and more recently the Plaza of the Americas rooftop.

“Inspiration just appears — it’s a force that exists all

TWU Professor’s Research Inspiration for Upcoming Film about Female WWII Pilots

Posted by Heather Noel

Fox 2000, the company behind the recent Oscar-nominated film Hidden Figures, is planning to shed cinematic light on another group of women largely lost in history — and this story has North Texas roots.
 
The Women Airforce Service Pilots …

Dallas Filmmakers Shining Light on Food Insecurity

Posted by Heather Noel

Daniel Nanasi

Oak Cliff resident Daniel Nanasi had no idea about the food access issues in his own city, but a meetup group changed his perception forever.

Attending the Food Desert Solutions gatherings, Nanasi learned some sobering facts about food …

Whereon Will Paint Mural at Inaugural Doer Pop-up Event

Posted by Julia Batlle

A unique modern meeting venue is hosting a monthly series to introduce Dallas to the “doers” of the community. 

HOWDO, an event space in the Trinity Industrial District created by the greenlight advertising agency, is hosting a new pop-up …

How do You Feel? Gensler’s Robot, Jack, Wants to Know

Posted by Julia Falcon

Jack the robot is all about emotions, eager to know how you’re feeling and answer back.

Cube-shaped Jack is the creation of a team at the architecture and design firm Gensler. It’s a tool to obtain data about how …

On Tap: Earth Day Texas, Women in Tech Summit, The Doers

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 event website …

Grand Prairie Girl Creates Art to Help Homeless

Posted by Lance Murray

A 9-year-old Grand Prairie girl is using her artistic talents to help the homeless in North Texas.

Gia Woodrum said a chance encounter with a homeless man set her on a course of compassion for those in need.

“One time, …

Reel FX Forms New VR Firm With Moonbot Studios Alums

Posted by Heather Noel

Reel FX is embarking on a new business venture for virtual reality and emerging platforms with creative leadership from Moonbot Studios. 

The Dallas-based digital content studio, whose work includes award-winning animated films, commercials, and other interactive content, has launched the …