Art

Alto 211′s Unique Design Pioneers ‘Tech Mecca’ for All

Alto 211's Unique Design Pioneers 'Tech Mecca' for All

Tweet Alto 211 encompasses all that is right with the Dallas, neh, the world. This thoughtfully designed community took an outsiders eye, by way of San Francisco developer Mike Sarimsakci of Alto Partners and Creative Designer Nile Tuzun of NILEbrand Hospitality International, and Dallas will be better for it. Beaconing startups, young professionals, artists, and [...]

How Supporting Community Nonprofits Supports Dallas

How Supporting Community Nonprofits Supports Dallas

Tweet With the holidays upon us, many people take this time to reflect on what they are grateful for -- cherished memories with the family become the most important activity to us (if not year round) for a few short months. In this time, many families have come to take up new traditions -- like [...]

Ten years of Art Conspiracy: The Art Con X Photo Recap [Slideshow]

Ten years of Art Conspiracy: The Art Con X Photo Recap  [Slideshow]

Tweet This past weekend Art Con X  attracted  hundreds of artists, buyers and onlookers to brave the cold and come to an old warehouse near Trinity Groves.  The rusted-out warehouse was transformed into an impressively beautiful pop-up gallery and philanthropic gala.  The venue was filled with music and original art from over 150 artists, who [...]

Mad Leaf Makes Moves for Dallas

Mad Leaf Makes Moves for Dallas

Tweet "Mad Leaf Cares is our commitment to providing unique fundraising campaigns for non-profits.  We are 'Breaking the Boring' of fundraising with our one-off shirt designs." - Brent Martin, Founder Mad Leaf has hit the ground running here in Dallas. This rookie t-shirt company is playing in the Big Leagues, partnering with companies like Souls4Souls [...]

Scenes from Decks in the Park Halloween-Eve Season Closer [Slideshow]

Scenes from Decks in the Park Halloween-Eve Season Closer [Slideshow]

If you told me I’d see a devil dog in my lifetime I wouldn’t have believed you – until last night. Dallas didn’t hold back as droves of costumed guests made Decks in the Park their Thursday night outing. Accompanied by the beacon of a rainbow, Decks goers were treated to the most electric event of the season! Tiny tots triumphantly dotted the stage until eventually it was a swarm of costumed madness. I dare someone to name one event, other than the internationally acclaimed Texas State Fair, that brings literally every demographic together -- shoulder to shoulder in euphoric harmonious musical bliss.

No tricks and all treats at RAW Dallas: AXIS

No tricks and all treats at RAW Dallas: AXIS

Get ready for Halloween early this year with the creative chops of the RAW Dallas AXIS event.

Random Art III, Two Weeks Away

Random Art III, Two Weeks Away

Tweet Established to give an eclectic group of emerging artists the opportunity to display and sell their bodies of work in a gallery setting, Random Art hopes to be the bridge between creating and acquiring clients, fans and collectors. The third installment of the Random Art series is only two weeks away. It will bring together [...]

THIS WEEKEND: Fall For The Arts

THIS WEEKEND: Fall For The Arts

Tweet There’s another big event on the horizon for the local arts scene this weekend. Fall For The Arts is a collaborative effort between CBS Radio, Dallas Arts District, Klyde Warren Park, Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs, Business Council for the Arts, TACA and Arts Council of Ft. Worth. Activities will include two main stages [...]

Dallas Art Dealers Association (DADA) Fall Gallery Walk

Dallas Art Dealers Association (DADA) Fall Gallery Walk

Tweet Art lovers of every description will soon have the chance to socialize and tour a full spectrum of galleries and special exhibitions —all in one day, all for free. The Dallas Art Dealers Association (DADA) will be presenting its 29th annual Fall Gallery Walk Saturday, September 20th at over 35 art spaces all over North Texas [...]

AnimeFest 2014: The Fun Never Stopped

AnimeFest 2014: The Fun Never Stopped

I haven't even steeped foot onto the premises, and already the mania and excitement of Anime was bursting at the seams. With everything going on with the news lately, a little escapism can do the psyche some good. Plenty of North Texas Anime fans came to the Sheraton Hotel on Saturday, costumed and all, to celebrate the nirvana that is AnimeFest. Short for "Anime Festival" it's a once a year celebration of all things Japanese animation thrown right here in Downtown Dallas.