Salvaged Art Reception, April 2014

 

"With a family-friendly vibe and approach, the Frisco Art Gallery is a peerless resource for art lovers looking to expand their knowledge of unique exhibits, trailblazing and emerging artists, and the people shaping our city as a cultural destination."

-Wendi McGowan-Ellis, LifeStyle Frisco

 

Frisco Art Gallery

Display artwork and host receptions or private parties in one or both of the galleries at the Frisco Discovery Center. The Main Gallery features bright colors, soaring ceilings and contemporary décor.  The Arakawa Rail and Cable system allows for 186 linear feet of hanging space. At 855 square feet, the Reception Gallery provides a more intimate exhibition space for artists.

 

Both the Main and Reception Galleries are FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC:

M-F : 9-5 PM,

Saturdays: 10-5

Sundays:  from 1-5PM*

*Call ahead for weekend hours in the Reception Gallery: 972-668-5180


The Frisco Art Gallery features rotating exhibits by local, regional, national, and international artists as part of solo or group shows. From Venezuela to the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco, Frisco Arts welcomes a broad range of artists to exhibit at the Frisco Discovery Center.  The galleries primarily support the display of two-dimensional media, such as painting and photography. Limited space for sculptural work is available.

 

Interested in hosting an exhibit in the Frisco Art Gallery?

Contact sroland@friscoarts.org or call 972-668-5180 and ask for Sharon.

 

 

Nov 24-Dec 20 - 3rd Annual Fest of Trees 2014

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Frisco Arts invites you to come bid on local artists and businesses trees, wreath, and visual artwork for a silent auction benefiting CASA of Collin County. 100% of the proceeds of the sale of any tree or wreath goes to CASA. 30% of the proceeds of the sale of any two-dimensional art piece goes to CASA and 70% goes back to the artist.

 

  • Reception, Wed, Dec 3, 7-9PM
  • Silent Auction: ongoing from Nov 24th-Dec 20
  • Pick-up: 12-2PM, Sun, Dec 21

For more details and the call for art, see the event page or contact Paige: pprater@friscoarts.org

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Congratulations to Douglas E. Winters, III for winning the "Best of Show" award for his painting Nature's Dance. Big thanks to Patti Ann's Flowers for donating the prize!

 

 

 

 

 


 


Jan 3 -31 - Prexa Kapadia - Solo Show - Reception Gallery

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Prexa Kapadia is an artist from India, debuting her solo show in the U.S. at the Frisco Art Gallery. Come see her work in the reception gallery from Jan 5-31, 2015.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jan 7-31 - 3rd annual imPRESS exhibition - exclusively printmaking!

DEADLINE to submit images: 1/2/15

imPRESS_Jan_2015_11X17.jpgThe Frisco Art Gallery (Main Gallery) will be exhibiting a variety of art images made with a press, including aquatints, woodcut relief prints, etchings, polymer engravings, intaglio and more. Come see the imPRESSive work of local printmakers! FREE and open to the public, Jan 7-31.

To enter the show, email images and titles of your prints to pprater@friscoarts.org. If accepted, entry fee ($30) and entry form/release will be required at drop-off.

Drop-off:1.5.14 from 12-2PM

Reception/Award/Demo: 1.14.14 from 7-9PM

Pick-up: 1.31.14 from 1-3PM

The Frisco Art Gallery will be exhibiting a variety of art images made with a press, including aquatints, woodcut relief prints, etchings, polymer engravings, intaglio and more. Come see the imPRESSive work of local printmakers! FREE and open to the public, Jan 7-31.  - See more at: http://www.friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/events/impress-printmaking-exhibit-jan/#sthash.m8fLLWWP.dpuf