Artists

Nathan Hanks

Tuning Up: Frisco-Based Music Audience Exchange–aka MAX–Raises Series B Funding To Expand

by | Oct 26, 2022
Frisco-based MAX, a tech marketing company that powers brand and music partnerships, raised $6 million in 2017. A new round led by Interlock Partners will help fund the development of SET.Live. The new platform lets artists engage with fans at live shows while creating unique sponsorable assets for brands like Ford, McDonald's, and more.

“This investment allows MAX to continue fulfilling its mission to automate and digitize artist sponsorships and create a new marketplace for the creator economy,” says CEO and founder Nathan Hanks.

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Dallas Jewelry Brand Grows $100 Investment to $1M+ Revenue—In About a Year
by | Jan 19, 2021
The co-founders behind Dallas-based Allie + Bess have announced their first collaboration with a fellow Texas-based female entrepreneur, despite operating mainly during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Look Inside: Bomb Factory Owners Are Creating Virtual Events for Any Occasion
by | Jul 30, 2020
The Bomb Factory, Canton Hall, and Trees are offering a turnkey service for virtual events complete with pyrotechnics, light shows, and the energy of live performances.
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Dallas’ Nasher Sculpture Center Announces the 2020 Winners of $2K in Artist Grants
by | Jun 26, 2020
The Nasher Artists Grants program provides financial aid to ten artists of North Texas to support their studio and curatorial practices during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Public Art Initiative Fills Dallas District with Murals to ‘Enhance the Uptown Experience’

by | May 3, 2019
Uptown Dallas Inc. commissioned local artists — all but one of whom are women — to transform Uptown with 12 'Instagramable' new murals. Take our photo tour.
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Meadows Prize Will Help CultureBank Develop New Arts Investment Model In Dallas
by | May 29, 2018
The Meadows Prize is an important part of SMU’s Ignite/Arts Dallas program, which couples artistic practices with community engagement in Dallas and nationwide.
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Fine Art Estates Disrupting the Art Buying Process
by | May 11, 2018
The startup founded by Dallas art gallery owner Kevin Vogel uses a pricing system that breaks away from the traditional art auction model.
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Deep Ellum Art Co. Announces Initial Event Lineup
by | Sep 1, 2017
The new mixed-use creative venue won't have a "singular identity," art-wise says Founder John LaRue. Expect to see a range of artists featured from singers to chefs.
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Local Female Artists Needed for Upcoming Fair Park Exhibition

by | Feb 14, 2017
The Texas Women's Caucus for Art is seeking submissions through March 6 for a Dallas Arts Week exhibition.
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