Posts Tagged ‘arts’

TACA Expanding Funding to
Visual, Social Impact Arts

Posted by Heather Noel

The Arts Community Alliance is looking to widen the types of arts groups it serves and further growth in North Texas’ creative community.

The 50-year-old arts funder announced Monday it’s rolling out new initiatives to expand its reach in the …

Dallas Arts Week Grows into Dallas Arts Month

Posted by Julia Falcon

When your artistic canvas’ content becomes too big to fit into a week, just stretch it into a month.

That’s what the city of Dallas has done, renaming what had been known as Dallas Arts Week into Dallas Arts Month, …

UTD to Pilot Living Learning Community for Women in STEAM

Posted by Lance Murray
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Mary Jane Pertain [Photo Courtesy UT Dallas]

The University of Texas at Dallas in Richardson will pilot a new Living Learning Community (LLC) in the fall to support women in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics.

According to a UTD …

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 …

Dallas Arts Community is Strong, But There’s Room for Growth

Posted by Heather Noel

Wolford McCue, The Arts Community Alliance’s new Carlson president and executive director talks to us about the challenges facing arts groups, how technology is helping artists reach new audiences, and more.

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Wolford McCue

How would you characterize the DFW creative

UTD’s ATEC School Adds Game Studies Expert

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

The University of Texas at Dallas has added an expert in play and game studies to the payroll this fall.

Josef Nguyen has joined the School of Arts, Technology, and Emerging Communication. His most recent post was at University of …

Texas Instruments Gives Funding to Local Arts Groups

Posted by Heather Noel

Texas Instruments and the TI Foundation are investing further in the North Texas arts community.

Collectively, they recently gave $2.1 million in grants to 30 local arts and culture organizations, according to The Dallas Morning News. Recipients include the …

City Will Kick Off Dallas Arts Week Events

Posted by Lance Murray

The fourth annual Dallas Arts Week will be kicked off on Wednesday by Mayor Mike Rawlings at Dallas City Hall.

The event will run April 9-17, and it is designed to bring arts organizations together to promote and celebrate Dallas …

Creative: State of Innovation in Dallas-Fort Worth

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

Welcome to the content hub for creative news and commentary, featuring topics that range from fine arts to fashion, film to food. With constant technological evolution, budget flux, and artistic–community partnership, it’s been an exciting year for the arts in