Posts Tagged ‘public art’

Design Nonprofit Selects 2 Artist Groups for Community Project

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Design nonprofit buildingcommunityWORKSHOP has selected two local artist teams for its public space creativity initiative.

Activating Vacancy Downtown Dallas is a partnership between [bc] and Downtown Dallas Inc., working to engage Dallasites with their city in a positive way through …

WestBend, Foundry District Bringing Arts to Center Stage

Posted by Lance Murray

The arts are taking center stage at two Fort Worth real estate developments as sculptures, murals, and photography get new places to shine in the North Texas sun.

Both The Foundry District and the WestBend development have major art events …

The MAC Event Highlights Student-Made Video Art

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Work by student filmmakers at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts will be featured in an upcoming public art installation at The MAC in Dallas. 

During Saturday’s MediaGala, The MAC’s outdoor green space will be …

Uptown Welcomes New Piece of
Public Art — On a Crosswalk

Posted by Heather Noel

Ricardo Paniagua had never stood on his artwork, but his first experience was quite an engaging one. 

Last week, the self-taught Dallas artist walked along an Uptown crosswalk newly imprinted with designs inspired by his fiberglass wall sculptures.

“It felt …

Kineticity Seeks Submissions for Interactive Public Art Project

Posted by Lance Murray

Kineticity announced last week that its place-making project is open for interactive public art concept submissions.

Kineticity describes itself as a “series of interactive, pedestrian-scale, art installations that will be placed between neighborhoods to entice visual interest and curiosity that …

Victory Park Welcomes First Public Art Piece

Posted by Heather Noel

Victory Park has unveiled the first installation in its public art program.

The 8-foot steel sculpture depicting a hand making a “V-sign” gesture sits at the intersection of Victory Park Lane and Olive Street. It’s the work of California-based artist …

Craig Hall Awarded for Contributions to Public Art

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

From Frisco to downtown Dallas, public art is a staple for all of Craig Hall’s buildings.

This week, the entrepreneur was honored as the recipient of the inaugural Great Contributor to Art Award from the Dallas Arboretum Artscape Reimagined …

New Murals in the Works for Downtown Plano

Posted by Heather Noel

The Plano Art Association and Historic Downtown Plano Association are teaming up for three new mural projects in the city.

Two of the murals will be on 15th Street in downtown Plano and a third location that will be determined.…