future exhibitions and events
Upcoming Exhibitions at Valley House Gallery:
Opening May 4: Jim Woodson
Opening June 15: Otis Huband
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Events, Exhibitions, and News:
Thursday, March 28, 5:30pm-7:30pm: "Alex Corno: Sempre Nel Texas, Always in Texas," an exhibition of sculpture, reliefs, and works on paper, opens at Jesuit Dallas Museum. Italian artist Alex Corno will speak at 6:00pm. RSVP to Museum Director, Elizabeth Hunt Blanc at firstname.lastname@example.org or 972-387-8700 x383.
Jesuit Dallas Museum
Thursday, March 28, 5:00pm-7:00pm: Are you interested in learning more about the Leadership Arts Institute and discovering the reasons why you should participate? The Business Council for the Arts will host a Meet & Greet at Seasons 52, at NorthPark Center, to learn more about the program and meet Leadership Arts Institute alumni and like-minded colleagues.
RSVP to Business Council for the Arts
Saturday, April 6, 7:00pm: "On The Prairie" music series hosted by the Frankford Preservation Foundation in the Historic Frankford Church, featuring jazz soloist Rosana Eckert. Tickets are $35.
Sunday, April 7, 4:00pm-6:00pm: Landscape architect Rosa Finsley will give a tour of the native Blackland Prairie around the Frankford Church and Frankford Cemetery, hosted by the Frankford Preservation Foundation. This is a historic nature preserve in the midst of the city of Dallas, featuring a rare remnant of native Blackland Prairie on its 5-acre site.
Frankford Preservation Foundation
Sunday, April 7: Final day to see "This is 40: 500X Celebrates 40 Years" at 500X Gallery including work by Valley House artist Trish Nickell and her husband David Szafranski.
April 11 - 14: Valley House will return to Booth A5 upstairs at the Dallas Art Fair.
Dallas Art Fair
Saturday, May 4, 6:00pm-8:00pm: Opening Reception for Jim Woodson's exhibition at Valley House Gallery
Sunday, May 5: Final day to see Lilian Garcia-Roig's monumental painting "Banyan as Metaphor" in the exhibition "Relational Undercurrents: Contemporary Art of the Caribbean Archipelago" at the Portland Museum of Art in Maine.
Portland Museum of Art
Saturday, May 25: Final day to see "Interwoven: The Art of Sedrick Huckaby and Letitia Huckaby" at the Harlem School of the Arts in New York .
Harlem School of the Arts
Friday, May 31: Final day to see Lilian Garcia-Roig among the 25 artists featured in the Joan Mitchell Foundation book and companion exhibition "Widening Circles: Portraits from the Joan Mitchell Foundation Artist Community at 25 Years." The exhibition includes large-scale, color portraits of each artist, captured by photographer Reginald Eldridge, Jr., along with anecdotes and testimonials. The book captures the real-life experiences of working artists and shares their perspectives on the importance of ongoing support for art and artists. The exhibition will be on view at the Joan Mitchell Foundation headquarters at 137 West 25th Street, New York, where the book will be available in print format. The book will be made available digitally on the Foundation's website.
Joan Mitchell Foundation
Sunday, June 2: Final day to see "With the Help of Friends" at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art in Fort Worth, including a photograph by David H. Gibson. This exhibition includes 15 photographs, ranging from the 1930's to the present, that were selected and purchased by the Amon Carter with the assistance of its photography collection supporters. These photographs tell vivid stories about life and how we think about our world. At the same time, the exhibition proclaims the vibrancy of the museum's ongoing relationship with its members.
David H. Gibson
Amon Carter Museum of American Art
Saturday, June 15, 6:00pm-8:00pm: Opening Reception for Otis Huband's exhibition at Valley House Gallery
Miguel Zapata's work is featured at the Meadows Museum with an installation on the first floor. While there, see the exhibition "Fortuny: Friends and Followers."
Two paintings by Sedrick Huckaby are on view in the contemporary galleries at the Blanton Museum of Art in Austin, as part of a long-term loan. Curator Veronica Roberts says, "Sedrick has the painterly chops of the Old Masters and while invested in the time-worn tradition of portraiture, applies paint sculpturally with a soulfulness and skill entirely his own."
Blanton Museum of Art
Congratulations to Brian Cobble for receiving the Flora B. Giffuni and Joseph V. Giffuni Memorial Award from the Pastel Society of America for his pastel "El Paso Windows" at the "46th Annual Exhibition" at The Pastel Society of America, 15 Gramercy Park South, New York, NY 10003
Valley House Gallery is included in D Magazine's Learn Your Galleries: Where To Buy Art in Dallas
David A. Dreyer's painting "Bending Time To Focus" appears on the cover of the March-April 2019 issue of D Home Magazine, in an elegant interior by Dallas-based designer Jan Jones.
Read John Mitchell's interview of Sedrick Huckaby on Painters' Table.
Read John Mitchell's interview of Allison Gildersleeve on The Studio Visit.
Listen to Craig Gould's interview of Mary Vernon on Outside of New York.
Listen to Craig Gould's interview of Sedrick Huckaby on Outside of New York.
See Gail Norfleet's work on Draper James.
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For information email LGreen@valleyhouse.com