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Thursday,  7.20.17

Saturday,  7.22.17

Thursday,  7.27.17

Saturday,  8.12.17



Saturday,  8.12.17   |   6–8 pm
An exhibition featuring works by Daniela Cavazos Madrigal (San Antonio), Analise Minjarez (Denton), and Sarita Westrup (Dallas). The three artists, who all grew up in border towns, create works that address issues of "migration, cultural identity, and the fracturing of our communal fabric."
Dallas  |  Kirk Hopper Fine Art

Donnie Copeland: Interrupted Paths

June 10 through July 22, 2017
An exhibition of new paintings by artist Donnie Copeland. In his work, Copeland "uses the material and processes of painting to explore a new approach to the subject matter of landscape."
Dallas |  Umbrella Gallery

Fourth Annual Artspace111 Regional Juried Exhibition

June 23 through July 22, 2017
An exhibition juried by Shirley Reece-Hughes, Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art. The show features works by:Justin Archer | Greg Bahr | Michele Bock | Karmien Bowman | Lynn Bowman Cravens | Ashley Busby | Steve Fisher | Gale Gibbs | Lori Giesler | Cynthia Giron | Tommy Gregory | Anna Guillory | Misty Harbour | Stuart Hausman | Megan Henderson | Felice House | Cedric Ingram | Bumin Kim | Joshua King | Yun Jung Lee | Gregg Lively | Alejandro Macias | Cristin Martin | Zahra McGinnis | Ann McIntyre | Tina Medina | Gwen Meharg | William Messimer | Joelle Nagy | Ricardo Orozco | Shelby Orr | Laura Polaski | Nathan Porterfield | Lauren Riojas | Ward Sanders | Melody Schotte | Amy Schultz | Armando Sebastian | Sharon Shero | Luke Sides | Diane Simon | Patricia Simpson | Ellen Soderquist | Stevie Spurgin | Carroll Swenson-Roberts | Gary Uribe | Bernardo Vallarino | Diane Walker-Gladney | Becky Wilkes | Jason Wilson
Fort Worth |  Artspace 111

John Henry

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.

Selections 2017

July 7 through 27, 2017
An exhibition featuring selected works by Fort Worth Art Dealers Association members, including Art on the Boulevard, Artspace 111, Atrium Gallery at UNTHSC, Fort Works Art, McAnthony's Multicultural Gallery, Rebecca Low Sculpture Gallery, Inc., SiNaCa Studios, The Upstairs Gallery, Weiler House Fine Art Gallery, and William Campbell Contemporary Art.

Mark Nesmith: Wild World

July 2 through 28, 2017
A show of works by Southeast Texas artist Mark Nesmith. The landscape and wildlife works in the show combine observation, memory, and imagination
Mesquite |  Mesquite Arts Center

Sports & Leisure

May 13 through July 29, 2017
A group show of works that explore the high-action moments of sports and the pleasures of leisure. Featuring works by John Albok, Jesse Alexander, Esteban Pastorino Diaz, Elliott Erwitt, Harold Feinstein, Paul Greenberg, Earlie Hudnall, Jr., Neal Leifer, Nickolas Muray, Bill Owens, Al Satterwhite, and Neal Slavin.

Double Edged

May 13 through July 29, 2017
A group show featuring works by REVOK, Rachel Owens, Paul Anthony Smith, Lauren Silva, Kris Pierce, Jimmy Baker, Manny Prieres and Amber Renaye.

Power Lines

May 20 through July 29, 2017
A group show of drawings, paintings, and prints. Featuring artists Adam Raymont, Frank Stella, Liz Trosper, Nathan Green, and Spencer Brown-Pearn.

Group Show

June 3 through July 29, 2017
A show featuring Noah Barker, Dora Budor, Ghislaine Leung, Jason Loebs, Wyatt Niehaus, Asad Raza, and Hannah Weinberger.
Dallas |  AND NOW

Jay Wilkinson: everyone poops

June 28 through July 29, 2017
A show of oil paintings by Fort Worth artist Jay Wilkinson. Each of the works in the show is painted from a photograph of one of Wilkinson's family members or friends.
Fort Worth |  Fort Works Art

Solo Show [Down]

July 7 through 29, 2017
An exhibition juried by Jennifer Casler Price, the curator of Asian and non-Western art at the Kimbell Art Museum. The grand prize winner in the show will receive $2000 and a solo show in the center's Art7 gallery. Artists in the show include:Lee Alice Pablo Karen Shields Beth Eschbach Virginia Marsh Padaric Kolande Elise Techentine Lisa Walden Anna Guillory Lindsey Stern Katy Schmader Blake Weld Becky Wilkes Helena Gijsbers van Wijk Shermeen Sidiki Nimmy Melvin Hieyler Talley Scott Bell Teri Keegan-Castrop Erik Maniscalco Marcos Hernandez Lane Banks Shyun Song Naomi Schlinke Michael Epner Manami Ishimura Amy D. Herzel Kelsey Heimerman Monica Rios Clint Bargers

The Line

June 3 through August 4, 2017
An exhibition featuring works by Kristen Cochran, Kyung Jeon, Helen Burkhart Mayfield, Alessandra Michelangelo, Tucker Nichols, Ann Toebbe, and Lynne Woods Turner. The show is curated by Joan Davidow and curatorial interns Stephanie DeLay and Pablo Sebastián Morales.
Dallas |  Site 131

Henry Swanson: Mad Festive

July 15 through August 4, 2017
A show of works by the Goss-Michael Foundation's summer artist-in-residence Henry Swanson. "Swanson's oil paintings layer art history with pop-cultural references, creating humorous and timely commentaries."

Greg Piazza: Resurrection

June 24 through August 5, 2017
A show of works by Dallas-based self-taught artist Greg Piazza. "Piazza describes his work as a minimalistic interpretation of relationships.  What one can see and what isn’t conceivable."
Dallas |  Gallery 7NINE


June 11 through August 6, 2017
An exhibition of five artists that work or have worked within "the hinterland," "an area lying beyond what is visible or known." Artists in the show include: Prince Zaar, Rich Cali, Dan Phillips, Anthony Dominguez, and Robert Ryan.
Waxahachie |  Webb Gallery

Amber Crimmings: Bound Matriarchs

June 24 through August 8, 2017
A show of new works by Amber Crimmings. Using printmaking processes, Crimmings reinterprets fairytale stories, showing how they bind and confine the place of women in the world.
Dallas |  Mighty Fine Arts

Adam Knoche

June 15 through August 11, 2017
A show of works by Dallas-based ceramic artist Adam Knoche. The artist on his work: "I am always conscious of my place in the landscape and my impact on the environment. In my work I respond to visual influences that reflect time through cyclical natural processes. My work has been influenced by information gathered at various “sites”, places in the natural environment that I have responded to visually."

AS IS: Rural Realism

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.
Abilene |  Grace Museum

Michelle Mackey: Double Take

May 13 through August 12, 2017
An exhibition of new paintings by Brooklyn and Dallas-based painter Michelle Mackey. The pieces in the show "explore dream like landscapes in relationship to time and memory."

Larla Morales: Kin

June 28 through August 12, 2017
A show of works by Texas-based artist Larla Morales. The artist on her work: "I create art to explore connectivity and celebrate novelty by utilizing traditional and arcane techniques as well as modern innovations to create a present dialogue that resonates with our collective history as humans."


July 15 through August 12, 2017
An exhibition featuring works by Daniela Cavazos Madrigal (San Antonio), Analise Minjarez (Denton), and Sarita Westrup (Dallas). The three artists, who all grew up in border towns, create works that address issues of "migration, cultural identity, and the fracturing of our communal fabric."

A Modern Vision: European Masterworks from the Phillips Collection

May 14 through August 13, 2017
An exhibition featuring works from The Phillips Collection, America's first museum of modern art, which opened in Washington, D.C. in 1921. The show includes works by many 19th and 20th century masters, including Courbet, Corot, Daumier, Delacroix, Cézanne, Degas, Gauguin, Van Gogh, Manet, Monet, Redon, Sisley, Bonnard, de Staël, Kandinsky, Matisse, Morandi and Picasso.
Fort Worth |  Kimbell Art Museum


July 8 through August 19, 2017
Chaos!, Ro2's annual group show of small-scale works, is back! This year's artists include:Alchemystery, Karla Areli, Matt Bagley, Sibylle Bauer, Moni Bell, Allison Belliveau-Proulx, Michael Benson, Jim Bowman, Lynné Bowman Cravens, Gillian Bradshaw-Smith, Chris Bramel, Mick Burson, Mark Burt, Angel Cabrales, Aimee Cardoso, Dwayne Carter, Chuck & George, Charles Clary, Jason Cohen, Ray-Mel Cornelius, Camilla Cowan, Ken Craft, Lauren Cross, Bernardo Diaz, Chance Dunlap, Doug Dunlop, Erika Duque, Diane Durant, Cuyler Etheredge, Gary Farrelly, Nancy Ferro, Cheryl Finfrock, Rachel Fischer, Steven Foutch, Adam Benjamin Fung, Devyn Gaudet, Adam W. George, Lily Hanson, Danielle Georgiou, Joshua Goode, Lisa Graziotto, TJ Griffin, Terry Hays, Barbara Horlander, Kelly Ingleright-Telgenhoff, Kathleen Janvier, Thor Johnson, Bella Jones, Brian Keith Jones, Jennifer Jones, Susan Kaiser, Mary Jo Karmnia, Sonali Khatti, Bumin Kim, Adam Knoche, Tuba Öztekin Köymen, Kelly Kroener, Anita Kunz, Shua Kwon, Doug Land, Josh Land, Dee Lara, Julia Ledyard, Peggy Lee, Yuni Lee, Bonny Leibowitz, Casey Leone, Melanie Wade Leslie, Julie Libersat, Dannie Liebergot, Peter Ligon, Xiao Liu, Seth Lorenz, Emily Loving, Max Manning, Andrew Manocheo, Lucas Marell, Kai Peter Martin, Scogin Mayo, Cyn McCurry, Phillip McEachern, Julia McLain, Tina Medina, Vicki Meek, Teresa Megahan, Cathey Miller, Eliana Miranda, Cynthia Ann Miró, Rachel Muldez, Robin Myrick, Tamar Navama, Jeane Neal, Sharon Neel-Bagley, Madelyn Sneed-Grays, Adam Neese, Adam Palmer, Jeff Parrott, Alexander Paulus, DJ Perera, Alvaro Perez, Cassie Phan, Julon Pinkston, Teresa Rafidi, Robin Ragin, Fari Rahimi, Chris Rahmeh, Alexander Kai Revier, Jason Reynaga, Kathy Robinson-Hays, Patricia Rodriguez, Patty Rooney, Danny Rose, Julie Ross, Mark Ross, Kiran Sattar, Bruce Schiefelbein, Brian Scott, Jessica Simorte, Brad Ford Smith, Austin Sparks, Erica Stephens, Clay Stinnett, Kate Stipp, Carroll Swenson-Roberts, John Alexander Taylor, Benjamin Terry, Terri Thoman, Narong Tintamusik, Julia L. Trinh, Fabiola Valenzuela, Bernardo Vallarino-Portela, Britain Nicole Venner, Marilyn Waligore, Peggy Wauters, Joachim West, Scott Winterrowd, James Zamora . . . and more!
Dallas |  Ro2 Art

Ambreen Butt: What is left of me

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.
Dallas |  Dallas Contemporary

Pia Camil: Bara, Bara, Bara

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
Dallas |  Dallas Contemporary

Keer Tanchak: Soft Orbit

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."
Dallas |  Dallas Contemporary

Roni Horn

May 20 through August 20, 2017
An exhibition of large-scale cast glass works by American artist Roni Horn. This is Horn's first U.S. museum presentation of her work since 2010 and the first to focus specifically on her cast glass sculpture.


June 24 through August 26, 2017
A group show featuring works by Marc Dennis, Adrian Esparza, Sherry Owens, and Robert Sagerman.

Hide & Horn on the Chisholm Trail

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.
Ft. Worth |  Sid Richardson Museum

Recombinant Abstraction

July 7 through August 30, 2017
A show curated by Barbara Koerble and featuring works by Mike Cunningham, Angel Fernandez, Barbara Horlander, Trish Igo, Cynthia Lewis, Jill O’Brien, Adam Palmer, Susan Sitzes, and Fred Spaulding. All of the artists in the show select and repurpose materials into new and organic compositions.


June 10 through September 2, 2017
A group exhibition featuring artwork by twelve artists working in different mediums and styles brought together under a common theme, "memory." Artists include: Laura Davidson, Christine Engebretsen, David Farrell, Sara Fields, Curtis Frederick, Jamie Gardner, Sarah Graham, Kenna Boles Prior, David Ross, Hannah Tyler, Steve Vanderwolk, and Ricky Dean Wyrick.
Cedar Hill |  Sly Cat Gallery

Visions of America: Three Centuries of Prints from the National Gallery of Art

May 28 through September 3, 2017
An exhibition surveying "how America and its people have been represented in prints made by American and non-American artists between 1710 and 2010." The show features works by Paul Revere, James McNeill Whistler, Mary Cassatt, Winslow Homer, George Bellows, John Marin, Jackson Pollock, Louise Nevelson, Romare Bearden, Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg, Chuck Close, Jenny Holzer, and Kara Walker, among others.

Bivins Gallery Group Show: Summer 2017

July 15 through September 9, 2017
A group show featuring artists from Bivins Gallery's roster. Artists include:Troy Abbott Fletcher Benton Mr. Brainwash Carole Feuerman Linda Fleming Phil Gleason Robert Graham Dana Hart-Stone Richard Hickam Tom Holland Mildred Howard Robert Hudson Parish Kohanim Denis Mikhaylov Harry Moody Craig Nagasawa Don Nice Irene Pijoan Richard Shaw Tonio Trzebinski Lidia Vitkovskaya Brian Wall Mary Hull Webster William T. Wiley
Dallas |  Bivins Gallery

Waxed: Batik from Java

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."

Micheal Young: Updrafts

June 24 through October 7, 2017
A show of new paintings by Austin-based artist Micheal Young. The abstract, geometric pieces in the exhibition use language drawn from a variety of sources, including: Mimbres pottery, tantric art, geology, seismographs, modernist and colonial architecture, stereotomy, desert landscapes, petroglyphs, Japanese pottery, Native American design languages, textiles, microphotography, bee hives and the study of pollen.


July 15 through December 10, 2017
An exhibition exploring the problematic use of the word "nature" when it is applied to snapshots, portraits, and Native American cultures.

Hidden Nature: Sopheap Pich

June 24, 2017 through January 7, 2018
An exhibition by Cambodian artist Sopheap Pich. The show will feature Pich's large-scale sculpture, Rang Phnom Flower, which was created using strands of rattan and bamboo.

Darryl Lauster: Trace

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

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."

Sculpting Nature: Jade from the Collection

March 11, 2017 through December 31, 2021
An exhibition highlighting jade objects from the museum's collection. The pieces in the show reflect multiple aspects of Chinese culture—from archaic ritual, through the world of the scholars, to the refinements of courtly life.
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