Posts Tagged ‘Art’

Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon Aims to Boost Female Participation

Posted by Julia Batlle

DFW female artists and art lovers are invited to the first Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon, to be held Friday at Southern Methodist University’s Meadows Museum. 

The Cedars Union, the Meadows Museum, and the Dallas Public Library have partnered …

Local Female Artists Needed for Upcoming Fair Park Exhibition

Posted by Julia Batlle

The Texas Women’s Caucus for Art is calling on local female artists to submit their work to be displayed at the Women’s Museum Building at Fair Park during Dallas Arts Week, starting on April 5. 

A local curator will be …

Dallas Library Gets $5K Grant for STEAM Programming

Posted by Lance Murray

The Dallas Public Library will continue to hold science, technology, engineering, arts, and math programs at five of its branches thanks to a $5,000 grant from the Association for Library Service to Children.

The library system was one of 12 …

New Murals in the Works for Downtown Plano

Posted by Heather Noel

The Plano Art Association and Historic Downtown Plano Association are teaming up for three new mural projects in the city.

Two of the murals will be on 15th Street in downtown Plano and a third location that will be determined.…

On Tap: Sports Injury Prevention Event, DIY Electronics Club, & DMA’s Off the Wall

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s Picks of events for Jan. 5 – 12.

THURSDAY, JAN. 5

BUILDING A SERVERLESS ARCHITECTURE — 6 p.m. at TheLab.ms Education Center, 1915 N. Central Expressway, Suite 370, in Plano. Linux Academy instructor Johnny Jelinek will go over the …

Allen ISD STEAM Center Project Expands Plan

Posted by Heather Noel

Allen ISD students will have even more space to explore science, technology, engineering, art, and math in the district’s new facility than originally planned.

On Monday, the district’s board of trustees voted to permit the purchase of almost 10 acres …

Dallas-based Nonprofit Takes Art Museum Experience On the Road

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

FOR LOVE & ART BRINGS GALLERY EXPERIENCE TO PEOPLE UNABLE TO VISIT MUSEUMS


A plain, winding corridor at Ashford Hall nursing home opens into a large cafeteria-like room with tables, chairs, and a big sunny window. In the corner, Mark …

Markus Reymann: How Art Could Save the Oceans

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

AUSTRIAN ARTIST, CONSERVATIONIST THINKS ART CAN CARRY A MESSAGE


Art could be the key to combating apathy towards climate change and the effects mankind has on the plant, Austrian artist and conservationist Markus Reymann said during a recent visit to …

Art for Dumpsters Contest Raises Recycling Awareness

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

Art for Dumpsters 2016 finalist Robert Opal plays off Roy Lichenstein’s Pop-Art style to lend a happy face to dumpsters and a hip, fun side to everyday recycling. (Art via Robert Opal.)


LET’S FACE IT. DUMPSTERS ARE UGLY. As a …

Developer Scott Rohrman Brings Life to Deep Ellum’s Walls With 42 Murals

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

The 42 Murals project started with a bunch of blank walls in Deep Ellum. Some of them were crumbling. Some were covered with chipped paint. Some were dotted with recessed doors and barred windows.

Starting in 2012, 42 Real Estate