Summer is here! Time to take a vacation, relax a bit and take in (and make) some art!
• thegallery8680 is hosting their third annual students@work art show this month. The show opened to a huge crowd on Friday, June 8. The show will be up through this month, so contact Robyn Feehan if you want to make an appointment to see the show at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thegallery8680, 8680 Main Street, Frisco, 75033. www.thegallery8680.com.
•The Visual Arts Guild of Frisco presents “ARTrageous” at Frisco Discovery Center. As always, there’s a wide variety of great work from North Texas artists in this juried show. The Reception is Saturday, June 23, from 7-9pm, with awards are at 8:00pm. This is open to the public, so stop by and see the art. The juror for the show is Robyn Parker Feehan of thegallery8680 (busy lady). Hours are Monday – Saturday 10:00am – 5:00pm, and Sundays 1:00-5:00pm. www.vagf.org
•Hot n’ Sweaty at 500x – several Frisco artists are in the current Open Show at 500X in Dallas. Artists Janine Maupin, Josh Maupin, Carolyn M. Nelson, Amy Ishmael and Misty Oliver-Foster are a few of Frisco’s finest that are in the show. See their work during the East Dallas Gallery Day on Saturday, June 16 from noon-8:30pm. www.500x.org.
Calls for Artists (CFAs)
“CoLoR” at thegallery8680 — Filling the walls with color! Show runs July 6 – July 29. Reception is Friday, July 6 at 7pm. Deadline for entries is June 15 at 5:00pm. www.thegallery8680.com/color.
“Hideout” at Laura Moore Fine Art Studios in McKinney. What’s hiding out in your art? Deadline for entries is July 14. The show runs August 11 – September 5, 2012. Info at http://www.lauramooreart.com/resume
artseen studio tour 2012 (frisco, tx) — We’re now signing up artists for this year’s studio tour! You can find info about last year’s tour on our studio tour 2011 link and look for updates for this year’s tour at the studio tour 2012 link. To sign up, click HERE: (password is studiotour2012). Contact us at email@example.com with any questions.