Mixed up with Media: a presentation by Encaustic Artist Teri Muse



Friday, April 28

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Thursday, May 4

Friday, May 5

Saturday, May 6


Clint Bargers: B E F O R E

500X Gallery

Last Chance - April 8 through 30, 2017

A show of new paintings by Clint Bargers. The works are made with construction materials and sand in an attempt to reimagine landscape and it's affect on memory and personal identity.

Recuerdo: Early Texas Art from Fort Worth Collections

Fort Worth Community Arts Center

Last Chance - April 7 through 30, 2017

An exhibition featuring 57 works created by Texan artists from 1928 to 1986. Some of the festured artists include David Adickes, Marjorie Baltzel, Bill Bomar, Jack Boynton, Cynthia Brants, Don Brown, David Brownlow, Kelly Fearing, Michael Frary, Stuart Gentling, Lloyd Goff, Xavier Gonzalez, George Grammer, Veronica Helfensteller, Blanche McVeigh, Stephen Thomas Rascoe, Alice Reynolds and others.

Super Fantasy Mercado 2

Red Bird Mall (Southwest Center Mall)

Last Chance - April 1 through 30, 2017

Super Fantasy Mercado is back for a second round! Come down to the Red Bird Mall to find a selection of zines, posters, artist-made items, and more.

Size Doesn't Matter: 6 inches or less

500X Gallery

Last Chance - April 8 through 30, 2017

Size Doesn't Matter: 6 inches or less is a group show of small work by current 500X members. Artists include:  Lindsey Larsen, Ashley Whitt, Sheryl Anaya, Steven Foutch, Bernardo Cantu, Clint Bargers, Justin Strickland, Rachel Muldez, Lynne Bowman Cravens, Seth Lorenz, Julie Libersat, Rachel Livedalen, Kalee Appleton, Valerie Powell, and James Talambas.

Kelsey Anne Heimerman: The American Dream

Janette Kennedy Gallery

Last Chance - April 22 through 30, 2017

A show of works by Kelsey Anne Heimerman. In her oil paintings, Heimerman creates distorted figures that reflect our contemporary world. The show will also feature glass works by the artist's mother, Christine Heimerman.

North Dallas Artists Studio Tour

Various Venues

Last Chance - April 29 through 30, 2017

The 14th annual North Dallas Artists Studio Tour! To see a full list of participants and locations, please go here.

True South

Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery

Last Chance - February 18 through May 6, 2017

An exhibition of photographs documenting the people and landscapes of America's Deep South. Artists featured in the show include Keith Carter, Ferne Koch, Earlie Hudnall, Jr., Clarence John Laughlin, Danny Lyons, Birney Imes, Brandon Thibodeaux, Jack Delano, Shelby Lee Adams, Peter Brown, and William Christenberry.

Al Souza: Puzzle Works

Artspace 111

Last Chance - March 25 through May 6, 2017

A show of Al Souza's puzzle works. The pieces in the exhibition are meant to challenge the definition of painting by "altering traditions of medium and application."

Nic Nicosia: at home on time

Erin Cluley Gallery

Last Chance - April 1 through May 6, 2017

A show of works by Nic Nicosia. To create his photographs, Nicosia manipulates interior spaces with lighting and sculptural elements that add to or distract from the characteristics of his chosen vignette.

Jack Whitten: Earlier Works

Bivins Gallery

Last Chance - April 1 through May 6, 2017

A show of paintings and works on paper by Jack Whitten. The pieces in the exhibition, which were likely created in the late 1960s, reference race, cosmology, music, and politics.

Simeen Farhat: Blood Shot is Blood Loved

Cris Worley Fine Arts

Last Chance - April 1 through May 6, 2017

Artist Simeen Farhat often uses cast resin and acrylic to create sculptures that play with form and shadow. For the pieces in this exhibition, "Farhat re-creates the moment a large-scale drop of blood hits ground, capturing the reverberating effects released by a passionate burst of energy."


Kirk Hopper Fine Art

Last Chance - April 1 through May 6, 2017

A show curated by Benjamin Terry and featuring works by Sterling Allen, Michael Blair, Benjamin Edmiston, Bradley Kerl, Allison Reimus, and Jonathan Ryan Storm. All of the artists in the exhibition make works that use overt or subtle humor to beckon the viewer into their own visual language.

Vince Jones

Liliana Bloch Gallery

Last Chance - April 1 through May 6, 2017

In his work, Dallas artist Vince Jones uses found objects and recycled text to create assemblages that "suggest the neo-era of American arte povera."

Stephen D’Onofrio: Ready For Print

Galleri Urbane Dallas

Last Chance - April 1 through May 6, 2017

"Stephen D’Onofrio's work explores the relationship between physical spaces and the objects we fill them with. Focusing on typical domestic household ornamentation, his work seeks to reduce these familiar, but inherently empty, objects into a simple symbology that can be admired for carrying formal sensibilities."


JM Gallery

Last Chance - April 22 through May 6, 2017

"The Glittering Gateway To Distinction is a collection of porcelain assemblages by Linda Gossett. Staring with a curious cache of found plaster molds, Gossett casts and reassembles, creating talismanic forms that appear oddly familiar and absurd at the same time."

Darryl Lauster: Less the Remainder

Barry Whistler Gallery

April 1 through May 13, 2017

A site-specific installation by Darryl Lauster. The artist on his installation: “Less the Remainder is a work that investigates the ethics in contemporary America using material analogies that point to anxiety, economics, and agency.”

Gabriel Dawe: Plexus 37

Conduit Gallery

April 1 through May 13, 2017

An installation by Dallas artist Gabriel Dawe. Plexus 37 utilizes silver metallic thread in an attempt to represent the literal “silver lining” of increased engagement and mobilization.

Sarah Ball: Kindred

Conduit Gallery

April 1 through May 13, 2017

A show of new paintings and drawings by British artist Sarah Ball. The works in the exhibition use two 20th century photographic archives as source material for intimately sized artworks that comment on immigration and international policy.

Ellen George: April

Conduit Gallery

April 1 through May 13, 2017

A show of works by Washington-based artist Ellen George. The pieces in the exhibition take cues from nature, biology, and George's sense of place.

RAWIYA: We Do Not Choose Our Dictators

Fort Worth Contemporary Arts

March 4 through May 15, 2017

An exhibition of documentary photographs by the artist collective RAWIYA (Myriam Abdelaziz, Tamara Abdul Hadi, Tasneem Alsultan, Zied Ben Romdhane, Laura Boushnak, and Tanya Habjouqa). In the exhibition, RAWIYA hopes to highlight stories that they feel are invisible.


Fort Works Art

March 23 through May 20, 2017

An exhibition featuring 28 artists who have garnered online fame by using Instagram. Artists in the show include: Dan Lam, Arthur Brouthers, Alonsa Guevara, Will Heron, Riley Holloway, Michael Vasquez, Hillary Dohoney, Drigo, Kit King, Andre Veloux, Jerome Lagarrigue, Joseph Grazi, Eric Inkala, Lauren Childs, Douglas Hoekzema, Leigh Ann Williams, Tim Okamura, Sergio Garcia, Slinkachu, Whisbe, Marshall Harris, DJ Perera, Ben Willis, Jessica Gordon, Schoony, Jessica McClendon, Chris Bingham, and Jesse Sierra Hernandez.


Nasher Sculpture Center

September 11, 2016 through May 21, 2017

A monthly program of experimental film screenings. The program is organized by Frank Dufour, Professor in the recently created school of Arts, Technology, and Emerging Communication (ATEC) at the University of Texas at Dallas, and Emmanuel Lefrant, director of Light Cone, a French organization dedicated to the diffusion and conservation of experimental cinema. For more info, and to register for the screenings, go here.


Site 131

April 1 through May 27, 2017

A show featuring works by Jaime Tarazona, Nina Katchadourian, and Cameron Schoepp.

Dallas Medianale

The Green Zone

April 28 through May 27, 2017

An exhibition featuring works by local and national artists working in various forms of real-time, audio-visual performance. Performance artists include Kristin Reeves, Limited Hangout, Karine Fleurima, and Therefore.

Passages in Modern Art: 1946 – 1996

Dallas Museum of Art

March 13, 2016 through May 28, 2017

A show of works from the DMA's contemporary art collection. Artists represented in the show include Bernd and Hilla Becher, Philip Guston, Jasper Johns, Yayoi Kusama, and Mark Rothko, among others.

Turn and Face the Strange

Sly Cat Gallery

March 11 through June 3, 2017

An themed exhibition featuring work that discusses the idea of changing. Artists include Theresa Brooks, June Covington, Jamie Gardner, Sarah Graham, Douglas Gray, Emily Maness, Sandra Morante, Jessica Sinks, Hannah Tyler, and Kendra Wiggins.

William Betts: Color Space

Holly Johnson Gallery

April 1 through June 10, 2017

A show of new works by Miami-based artist William Betts. The paintings in the exhibition are inspired by technological processes and created through an automated technique.

Anna Kunz: Heroes for Ghosts

Galleri Urbane Dallas

April 1 through June 17, 2017

An exhibition by artist Anna Kunz. Utilizing wall paintings, installation, and site-specific sculptures, Kunz aims to break the traditional boundaries of art viewing by inviting visitors to touch and walk among her works.

Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture

Kimbell Art Museum

March 26 through June 26, 2017

A retrospective of architect Louis Kahn's work. The show features architectural models, drawings, photographs, and films that were essential to Kahn's process. Kahn is the architect of the Kimbell Art Museum's original building.

Ann Glazer: Stay in Touch

Liliana Bloch Gallery

April 1 through July 1, 2017

A new large-scale outdoor artwork by Ann Glazer. The piece is an ode back to the days when "an acquaintance's phone number would be scribbled on a scrap of paper, a make-shift surface or the back of a hand." The 19-foot printed vinyl banner shows a leaf that has been inscribed with a phone number.


Gallerie Frank Elbaz

April 1 through July 1, 2017

PARIS TEXAS explores the modernist fascination with things like deserts, towering concrete overpasses, drive-in banks, billboards, and stripclubs. The show features works by Francis Alÿs, Davide Balula, Julie Cook, Robert Rauschenberg, Ed Ruscha, and Blair Thurman.

Frida Kahlo

Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery

March 1 through July 15, 2017

An exhibition of photographic portraits of Frida Kahlo. The show features portraits of Kahlo taken by Lucienne Bloch, Nickolas Muray, and Delilah Montoya.

John Henry

Museum of Geometric and MADI Art

April 28 through July 23, 2017

A show of works by artist John Henry. Henry is known mainly for his large-scale public artworks, one of which is located on Ross Street in the Dallas Art District.

AS IS: Rural Realism

Grace Museum

March 23 through August 12, 2017

A show of works by contemporary realist artists who attempt to "create unique ways of seeing just how significant the seemingly insignificant can be." Featuring works by Randy Bacon, Daniel Blagg, Julie Bozzi, Lloyd Brown, Brian Cobble, Pat Gabriel, Woody Gwyn, Katie Maratta, and Sarah Williams.

Katie Maratta: Horizonscapes

Grace Museum

April 25 through August 12, 2017

An exhibition featuring Katie Maratta's small-scale graphite and ink sketches of Texas landscapes.

Ambreen Butt: What is left of me

Dallas Contemporary

April 8 through August 20, 2017

"Ambreen Butt’s What is left of me addresses current political oppression and violence globally through large-scale resin installations and collage-based works." The pieces in the show include themes of feminism, globalization, and identity.

Pia Camil: Bara, Bara, Bara

Dallas Contemporary

April 8 through August 20, 2017

A show of works by Mexico City-based artist Pia Camil. In her work, Camil explores themes of art history, consumerism, globalization, and the Mexican urban landscape

Keer Tanchak: Soft Orbit

Dallas Contemporary

April 8 through August 20, 2017

A site-specific exhibition by Dallas-based artist Keer Tanchak. "Tanchak’s approach to painting demonstrates how the medium is always operating in a web of tradition and cultural references. The exhibition serves as a metaphorical X-ray machine that exposes the building block of the language of painting: brushwork, color, and light."

Hide & Horn on the Chisholm Trail

Sid Richardson Museum

January 6 through August 27, 2017

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Chisholm Trail, the Sid Richardson Museum is presenting an exhibition of items that relate to the cattle-trail era and the greatest migration of livestock in world history.

Waxed: Batik from Java

Dallas Museum of Art

September 25, 2016 through September 10, 2017

"Drawn from the DMA’s collection, Waxed: Batik from Java presents a selection of Javanese batik made in the West and Central regions, where the main batik production was centered during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Batik is a wax-resist process for dye-decorating cloth. In Indonesia, batik is especially associated with the island of Java."

Darryl Lauster: Trace

Amon Carter Museum of American Art

March 25, 2017 through March 25, 2018

A sculptural installation by Texas artist Darryl Lauster. For this piece, Lauster utilizes fragmentary Carrara marble tablets that have been inscribed with language sourced from various monuments and manifestos.

Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 34

Amon Carter Museum of American Art

August 16, 2016 through September 2, 2018

An installation by Dallas-based artist Gabriel Dawe commissioned for the Amon Carter Museum of American Art's atrium. For the installation, Dawe used more than 60 miles of colored thread to create a work "highlighting the architecture of the museum’s renowned Philip Johnson-designed building."

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