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Valley View Center Goes From Shopping Mall To Masterpiece

You may not think there’s a lot going on at Valley View Center, let me introduce you to the new Dallas arts scene. Valley View Center at Dallas Midtown has turned from a shopping mall to a masterpiece, thanks to the Beck Family.

CBS 11–08/20/2013

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DFW Exhibit Shows Last Art Seen By JFK

Artist Jack Zajac says that learning earlier this year that his bronze sculpture was among the last works of art seen by President John F. Kennedy left him feeling “reverential.”

05/23/2013

Marc Chagall's painting, The Nude Above Vitebsk.

DMA Features Artistic Career Of Marc Chagall

When most people think of Russian artist Marc Chagall, they think of his colorful paintings. But he worked in many different artistic styles, and now you can see his entire artistic career.

CBS 11–04/23/2013

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Increased Security At Main Street Arts Festival

After tragedy struck the Boston Marathon this week, security at other events — including this weekend’s Main Street Fort Worth Arts Festival — is at the top of everyone’s mind.

04/17/2013

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Kimbell Art Museum Gets Mayan Sculptures

Fort Worth’s Kimbell Art Museum has purchased two large seventh-century Mayan sculptures to become part of its permanent collection.

04/12/2013

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New Art To Be Unveiled At Dallas Love Field

Seven new works of art are set to be unveiled at Dallas Love Field as part of an ongoing renovation of the airport. The new works include a 60-foot mural featuring Texas wildflowers.

04/09/2013

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Free Friday – What’s Happening This Weekend

There’s a lot going on this weekend for free.

04/05/2013

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New Executive Director For The Dallas Arts District

The Dallas Arts District has named a new executive director. The four-year-old nonprofit arts group announced Monday that Catherine Cuellar would take the spot.

04/01/2013

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Dallas Museum Of Art Gets $17 Million Gift

The Dallas Museum of Art has been given a $17 million gift to expand its collection of European art before 1700, with a focus on the renaissance and baroque periods.

03/28/2013

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Dallas Designer Seeks Help Creating Handbags

Dallas designer Nikki Duong Koenig of Cykochik Custom Handbags is taking her passion for art and style to the next level, in hopes of turning her passion into a full-time gig.

03/27/2013

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Opportunities To Expose North Texas Kids To Art

Some scientists believe early exposure to art can help children in all aspects of later learning. But if you’re no Vincent van Gogh in the art department, there’s help.

CBS 11–03/14/2013

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DFW Artist Gaining Fame For Ceramic Pieces

From a studio in the backyard of her University Park home, Lucrecia Waggoner has been quietly making a name for herself in the world of art, through dynamic ceramic pieces.

03/07/2013