Dallas Arts District

Deep Ellum Community Center To Host ‘Tunnel Visions 3.0’ Exhibit

by | Apr 22, 2024
The center said visitors to the exhibit at the community center will be "transported through time" as they physically walk through a replica tunnel showcasing photos of murals that once appeared on the walls of the Good-Latimer tunnel, the gateway to Deep Ellum from the Dallas Arts District.
Defying Gravity: Vertical Dance Innovators Will Fly High in the Dallas Arts District on April 13
by | Mar 7, 2024
BANDALOOP seamlessly weaves dynamic physicality and intricate choreography to turn the dance floor on its side. On April 13, the internationally renowned dance company will perform along with a big lineup of other performers and artists at the Changing Perspectives Block Party in the Dallas Arts District.
Skyline Update: Swiss Firm To Build 35-Story Residential Tower in Downtown Dallas
by | Mar 7, 2024
In yet another sign that downtown Dallas is increasingly becoming a residential neighborhood, the Switzerland-based Empira Group plans to break ground later this year on a signature residential address—with the Dallas Arts District and the central business district beckoning in two directions.
Dallas Symphony Orchestra and UT Dallas Partner on Speech, Language, and Music Study
by | Sep 19, 2023
The DSO and UTD's Speech, Language and Music (SLAM) Lab hope to better understand the impact of music training on the brains of young people with the new study—which will involve 50 volunteers from the DSO’s Kim Noltemy Young Musicians program.

JW Marriott Dallas Arts District To Launch Soon with Three Food & Beverage Attractions

by | Jul 10, 2023
Built with architectural inventiveness atop a parking garage, the luxury JW Marriott Dallas Arts District is slated to open as soon as later this month. Here's what you'll find on tap at its food & beverage attractions Margaret's, Vincent's, and 800 North.
Marking a Milestone: Dallas Arts District Celebrates its 40th Anniversary
by | May 10, 2023
To commemorate that milestone, the district has been looking back on its history and accomplishments as well as the cultural and financial impact the district has had on the city of Dallas. “Through continual collaboration, education, community, inclusion, and innovation as its core values, the Dallas Arts District has heralded acclaim around the globe and has put Dallas in the world’s spotlight for its exemplary success,” Executive Director Lily Cabatu Weiss said.
The Last Word: Dallas Museum of Art’s Agustín Arteaga on Getting 154 Design Submissions for the DMA’s Expansion
by | Apr 10, 2023
The DMA said a refreshed and expanded campus will enable it to better serve the diverse city of Dallas and will create additional gallery space to accommodate an expanding collection and strengthen the museum's work with its communities.
Cypress Waters' developer Lucy Billingsley
Texas Woman’s University to Honor Lucy Billingsley with Dykes Leadership Award
by | Feb 21, 2023

Noted Dallas developer Lucy Billingsley will receive the 2023 Virginia Chandler Dykes Leadership Award at the Texas Woman’s University Dallas Leadership Luncheon on March 22.

The award recognized Billingsley’s years of setting a high bar as a commercial real estate developer, business owner, and model of civic engagement, Texas Woman’s said....


ARTSonepass: Getting North Texas Arts and Culture in an App

by | Sep 17, 2018
Launching in North Texas, ARTSonepass is an web app and AI-driven recommendation engine with a calendar of events across a number of categories—performing and visual arts, history, and science and nature.
walkSTEM - students in the Dallas Arboretum
STEM-focused Walking Tours Pick Up Stride in Dallas Area
by | Jun 18, 2018
The walkSTEM community outreach program has added more locations, including the Dallas Arboretum, for students and educators to explore everyday connections to math- and science-related concepts.
HALL Arts Residences 1st to Register for WELL Multifamily Certification in Texas
by | May 1, 2018
The building in the Dallas Arts District of downtown Dallas was designed to be the healthiest high-rise in the state.
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Kevin Moriarty [Photo: Karen Almond]

Dallas Theater Center’s Kevin Moriarty Sees ‘Greater Participation’ in Future of Arts

by | Nov 7, 2017
The Dallas Theater Center Artistic Director says 10 years from now he expects to see an Arts District reflecting the "broader demographic of Dallas much more closely."
Dallas Architecture Forum Series Opens With Focus on North Texas’ Growing Arts Scene
by | Sep 19, 2017
The Oct. 10 lecture will look back at the growth and how the region can continue to heighten arts opportunities for its residents in the next 20 years. 
New Coworking Lab Debuting in Arts District This Fall
by | Jul 31, 2017
Leading the building's development is Craig Hall, who has made an undisclosed investment into Serendipity Labs Coworking.
A new study titled "Arts & Economic Prosperity 5," recognizes the North Texas region as the third-largest arts economy in the nation.
North Texas Region Named Third Largest Arts Economy
by | Jun 30, 2017
The Americans for the Arts study focused on the 2015 fiscal year, reporting that the "economic impact of the Dallas Arts District has tripled in five years."