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Lococo Fine Art Publisher  
William Campbell - Original Prints From LOCOCO Fine Art
Exhibition: June 22 - August 5, 2017
Reception: Thursday, June 22, 2017 6:00 - 8:00 pm
The show will include several dozen pieces from such noted artists as Alex Katz, Donald Sultan, Ross Bleckner, Donald Baechler, and Crash. Featured in the gallery collection are two new large-scale silkscreens by Katz.Departure depicts an austere female figure from behind as she retreats into the picture plane, while 10:30 A.M. presents an array of luminous, organic flora that expand across the surface.
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The Royal Society of Antarctica  
Stage West - The Royal Society of Antarctica
Performance: Aug 24 through Sep 24, 2017
By Mat Smart
A young woman seeking to understand her mother's disappearance joins the ranks of a ragtag group of misfits and scientists who serve at McMurdo Station in Antarctica. Amidst janitorial duties, never-ending daylight, and sub zero temperatures, this lonely and rugged bunch find an escape from the world and a home for each other. A striking and luminous story about why we run away and what happens when we finally come face to face with what we've been running away from.
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The Foundry District  
The Foundry District - Live Yarnbombing Event
Exhibition: June 22 - August 5, 2017
Art Space After Party & Artisan Pop-Up: August 19, 2017, 9 PM - 11 PM
Brooklyn-based artist London Kaye, in partnership with The Foundry District, will be installing her 20-foot-long crocheted commission piece LIVE on one of the District's buildings during a family-friendly afternoon of art, music, cold sweets, and drinks. Kaye's piece will add to the eclectic line-up of outdoor public art at The Foundry District - and become one of Fort Worth's largest yarn-bombing experiences. This exhibition is inspired by the uplifting vision of The Foundry District and their goal to cultivate Fort Worth's arts and culture community.
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Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth  
Kimbell Art Museum - Casanova: The Seduction Of Europe
On view in the Louis I. Kahn Building
Exhibition: August 27, 2017 to December 31, 2017
Casanova: The Seduction of Europe explores the 18th century across Europe through the eyes of one of its most colorful characters, Giacomo Casanova (1725-1798). Renowned in modern times for his amorous pursuits, Casanova lived not only in Italy, but in France and England, and his travels took him to the Ottoman Empire and to meet Catherine the Great in Saint Petersburg. Bringing together paintings, sculpture, works on paper, furnishings, porcelains, silver and period costume, Casanova will bring this world to life.
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Casa Mañana  
Casa Mañana-Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Performance: September 09 - September 17
Any dream will do in the vibrant, family-friendly musical, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, where Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber dramatize the parable of the biblical saga of Joseph and his dazzling coat of many colors. When his jealous brothers sell him into slavery, Joseph endures a series of adventures where his spirit and humanity are continuously challenged. Set to an engaging cornucopia of musical styles, from country-western and calypso to bubble-gum pop and rock and roll, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is a treat for the whole family.
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Candy Man  
Fort Works Art - Candy Man
Exhibition on Display: August 2 - September 9, 2017
Opening Reception: August 5, 6 pm - 9 pm
Childhood fantasy and fun burst to life as Fort Works Art (FWA) welcomes the return of artist Ben Willis and his deliciously vibrant new exhibition Candy Man to Fort Worth from August 2 - September 9, 2017. This family-friendly exhibition/installation invites audiences of all ages to savor in Willis's one-of-a-kind artistic confections with the same excitement and sense of adventure inspired by Hasbro's classic board game. Candy Man is an immersive experience in pattern and color and designed to satisfy the artistic appetite of each viewer...
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A111 Home  
Artspace111 - Profusion in the Void
Exhibition: July 28 - August 26, 2017
Artist: The Texas Sculpture Group
The Texas Sculpture Group presents Profusion in the Void, a selection of 3D artwork from TSG members at Artspace111 Art Gallery in Fort Worth, Texas. The Texas Sculpture Group seeks to "establish or renew the identification and camaraderie among those who make, collect, research, or simply enjoy contemporary sculpture in Texas." Selected artists featured in Profusion in the Void include: (see MORE ARTICLE INFO).
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Art on the Boulevard  
Art on the Boulevard - A Little Bit of Summer
Exhibition: July 22, 2017 - September 5, 2017
Artists: Various - See detail page
Join us for our annual Summer Show and enjoy the art and light refreshments
Artists participating in our show on Saturday July 22 are: Gloria Sepp, Loretta LaMothe, Gale Johnston, Jennifer Stufflebeam, Todd Ford, Dolores Hibbard, Clara Williams, and Bob Fox, along with our two new artists Mary Ann White and Laura Hunt. Both new artists work primarily in mixed media. Many of the artists have painted popular summer themes. Wine, margaritas, and light snacks will be served. Located 2 blocks east of Merrick
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Circle Theatre  
Circle Theatre - Ripcord!
Performance: August 17 - September 16, 2017
By David Lindsay-Abaire
Circle Theatre continues its 36th Season with the hilarious new play, Ripcord! Let it be war. David Lindsay-Abaire's new high-stakes comedy, Ripcord, follows a seemingly harmless bet made between two residents of the Bristol Place Assisted Living Facility. Cheerful Marilyn wants the bed next to the window, but crabby Abby wants her to move out. In a risky game of one-upmanship, this hilarious new play will have you laughing, crying, and scared for everyone involved. Who will pull the cord first?
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Jubilee Theatre Presents  
Jubilee - Beehive The 60s Musical
Performance: July 28 - August 27, 2017
A tribute to the rockin women who made the music of the 60s so special. A wild toe-tapping, head shakin' musical tribute to the rockin' women who made the music of the '60s so special – everyone from Lesley Gore to Janis Joplin, from the Shirelles to the Supremes, Aretha Franklin to Tina Turner. And every woman in between! Featuring such iconic tunes as My Boyfriend's Back, One Fine Day, Downtown, Proud Mary and Piece of My Heart, Beehive will have you dancing in your seats.

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Between the Lines: Gego as Printmaker  
Amon Carter Museum - Between Lines:Gego as Printmaker
Exhibition: February 7, 2017 - August 6, 2017
From zigzags and curves to diagonals and scribbles, this small exhibition of prints by abstract artist Gego (1912–1994) celebrates the vibrant diversity of line. While primarily known as a kinetic sculptor, Gego explored the printing process's potential for creating intricate linear patterns while working at the Tamarind Lithography Workshop in Los Angeles in 1966. Drawn from the Amon Carter's collection, these richly saturated lithographs reflect Gego's interest in the intersection between line and space. Her choice of dramatic blacks and reds, contrasted with the lightly colored paper sheet, highlights the images generated by negative space...
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Highlights from the Permanent Collection  
The Modern - Highlights from the Permanent Collection
Exhibition: Feb 11, 2017 - Aug 20, 2017
The Modern maintains one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary international art in the central United States. Various movements, themes, and styles are represented, including Abstract Expressionism, Color Field painting, Pop art, and Minimalism, as well as aspects of New Image Painting from the 1970s and beyond, recent developments in abstraction and figurative sculpture, and contemporary movements in photography, video, and digital imagery.
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Arts Fifth Avenue  
Arts Fifth Avenue - Fall 2016 Classes Are Now In Session!

Welcome to Arts Fifth Avenue (A5A) in Fort Worth, TX ...where the arts are alive, waiting for you to discover, experience, and express at our eclectic neighborhood visual and performing arts center. Located at the corner of 5th Avenue and West Allen Avenue in the Fairmount Southside Historic District of Fort Worth, we invite you to enjoy a variety of classes in the performing and visual arts for ages 4 years to adult. Also enjoy our productions of theatre, music, art exhibitions, dance concerts and much more.

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A Piece Of Work  
A Piece Of Work

A Piece of Work Fort Worth's first interactive art lounge, provides a stimulating experience for paint and wine lovers. The concept is unique and simple: bring your friends, your favorite bottle of wine and uncork your creativity to paint your own masterpiece. Offering interactive paint classes where participants follow along as local artists provide "follow the leader" instruction, no artistic experience is necessary.


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REDLETTERPRINTS  
Redletterprints: Fine Art Printmaking

With a background in printmaking and film from the University of Texas at Arlington' Olivia Reneé Saldivar (aka Redletterprints) began her sordid affair with art and international cinema at the age 12 and it shows no signs of abating. Sometimes she combines the two. However' instead of talking about art movements and giving a soliloquy on spacial aggregation' Olivia instead prefers to showcase the desolation and possible hope that is the southwestern urban landscape.

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Stockyards Station  
Stockyards Station

There's no place in Texas like the Fort Worth Stockyards Station. Located in the heart of the National Historic District' Stockyards Station exemplifies Texas by providing an exciting blend of old and new. There are over 25 shops' including an art gallery' clothing shops' pottery' candles' a saddlery' a photography studio and much more. Walking tours of the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards' Depot for the Tarantula Steam Train - the only operational steam train in Texas! Horseback Riding' Home of the Fort Worth Herd' and be sure to visit the Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame.
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FOREST PARK MINIATURE RAILROAD  
Forest Park Miniature Railroad

This year, the Forest Park Miniature Railroad will begin its summer schedule on Saturday, 2 March 2013. Our summer schedule is, weather permitting: Tuesday through Friday 10:00am to 5:00-5:30pm, Saturday and Sunday 10:00am to 6:00-6:30pm Weather permitting is still defined as sunny and fifty degrees or above, no appreciable precipitation, no appreciable wind. Weather may affect our opening times, closing times, and the frequency of trains (every hour, every forty-five to fifty minutes, or every twenty minutes when two trains are running). You may call us at 817-336-3328 to see if we are open and to find the latest information...
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