Where to go for free arts and culture during Dallas Arts Month 2022 and beyond

It was determined in 2013 that April in Dallas would be Arts Month, and this impressively organized energy by the City of Dallas Business office of Arts and Lifestyle gives tangible evidence that Dallas Arts Thirty day period is alive and powerful — former Mayor Mike Rawlings would be happy. 

Even though the Latino Middle wrapped up demonstrates last weekend, there is even now time for patrons of the Tub Household, Oak Cliff Cultural Centre and the South Dallas Cultural Middle to consider in much of the get the job done chosen by curator Daisha Board.  There are a handful of days of performances and exhibits remaining at Moody in the Downtown Arts District (through Could 1).

In the situation of Bath Home, the exhibit runs by the last day of April. (Viewing Hrs are Tuesday-Saturday from noon to 6. Open right up until 10 on nights with theater performances.) The deal with is 521 E. Lawther. 

In Oak Cliff, the show just commenced and runs by way of Might 21. Tuesdays-Saturdays noon to 6. The address is 223 W. Jefferson. 

At the South Dallas centre, you can stop by Tuesdays via Saturdays from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. all the way by May possibly 28 — at 3400 S. Fitzhugh.

The Metropolis past winter season place out a contact for artists’ submissions, and (based on what we’ve noticed so far) organizers been given a windfall of charming, artistic, ground breaking and varied products.

“Through this exhibition, OAC hopes to learn and build interactions with new artists, offer options for artists to exhibit their function for the first time in one of our cultural centers or for the initial time ever, and give artists who have beforehand exhibited at one cultural middle an opportunity to clearly show their operate at a unique heart,” organizers say in an announcement.

The place of work also aims to catch the attention of newcomers who are curious about, but have nevertheless to experience, our area arts scene.

“This collaborative task will also attract in audiences who have never been to (or even heard of) our cultural facilities, ensuing in a cross pollination of audiences who regular a specific middle but have under no circumstances skilled the other people,” the OAC provides.

Artists displayed at the Tub Household Cultural Heart at White Rock Lake consist of:

Chibuzo E. Amajor, Ruda Anderson, Henry Aschner, Sue Baadsgaard, Elizabeth Bentley, Jasna Boudard, Jim Brightwell, Tyra Burks, Eliana Campbell, Amaris Castillo, Ray-Mel Cornelius, Ron Taylor Crouch, Cecelia Feld, Abel Garcia, Jay Gardner, Nick Glenn, James Helms, Christian Ita, Duane Johnson, Brock Kingsley, Solomon Mahlatini, Sabeen Mansoori, Roberta Masciarelli, Ann Mccann, Brenda Mckinney, Julia McLain, Lin Medlin, Martina Noble, Ken O’Toole, Reyna Ramirez, John Reed, Maria Ruenes, Janie Stidham, Shayna Sutton, Claire Terrell, Marin Tisdale, William Toliver, Michelle Torres, Kameron Walker, Kat Warwick, Jomerra Watson, Daniel Williams, David Witherspoon, Kyle Wood and Donna Zarbin Byrne.

Artists displayed at Oak Cliff Cultural Centre include:

Armando Aguirre, Samar Ahmed, Amaris Castillo, Justin Clumpner, Hannah M. Cottingham, Ron Taylor Crouch, AnaDuncan-Guzman, Amy Camille Fruit-Dobson, Gina Garza, Ann Huey, Alexandra Hulsey, Della Isaacson, John Koch, NiniLes, Benjamin Loftis, Jas Mardis, Goran Maric, Max Marshall, Romulo Martinez, Roberta Masciarelli, Adriane McCray, Julia McLain, Janak Narayan, Bob Nunn, Tippi Polo, Pleasure Reyes, Philip Samson, Mack Spence, Donald Thomas II, Nii Narku Thompson, Ortix Viktor, Becky Wilkes, David Witherspoon, Raymond Yeboah and Gordon Younger.

Artists at South Dallas Cultural Heart are:

Susan Annand, Cristina Ayala, Jessica Baldivieso, Ed Barr, Grace Bell, Kelly Berry, Rebecca Reagan Boatman, JimBrightwell, Samantha Buller, Michelle Cesar-Elwazir, Janae Corrado, Aliyah Cydonia, Monica Daucourt, Gail Delger, JanDreskin-Haig, Jordan Duell, Chelsea Emuakhagbon, Johnathon Foster, Nicholas E. Gully, Shahrzad Hamzeh, DeniseHolguin, Bill Holmberg, Brock Kingsley, Jeffrey Lee, Alexandra Small, Benjamin Loftis, Tara Lyon, Jas Mardis, GinnyMarsh, Michael Mckenzie, Lin Medlin, Cher Musico, Anakha Nair, Gordon Nanc, Martina Noble, Jill Nonnemacher, BobNunn, Elaine Pawlowicz, Cai Rebecca, Kathy Robinson-Hays, Serina Rodriguez, Jeff Rogalski, Maria Ruenes, LeenaSaleh, Martheya Scott, Ashley Shan, Amani Sodiq-Odunaiya, Shayna Sutton, Claire Terrell, Sarah Theurer Hunt, Nii Narku Thompson, Jesus Cristo Trujillo, Michael Van, Jose Vargas, VET , Robert Weiss, Sarita Westrup, Vance Wingate and Barron Wortham.

At Moody, artists integrated:

Armando Aguirre, Paul Armstrong, Michael Carter, Bharathi Dev, Daniel Gunn, Mary Hannigan, Brandon Harris, Justin O’Keith Higgs, Assandre Jean-Baptiste, Erok Johanssen, Edith Juanah, Shoka Kamaria-Ford, Sudeep Kumar, Solomon Mahlatini, Romulo Martinez, Gabriel Moreno, Anakha Nair, Cindy Nguyen, Hanna Robles, Robert Weiss, Gordon Youthful and David Zvanut.

The total list of picked artists is accessible here.

Follow OCCC on Instagram for normal glimpses at the artists, their operate and artists’ statements.

For instance, here’s Nii Thompson’s Sister’s Adore, acrylic and thread on canvas.

Where to go for free arts and culture during Dallas Arts Month 2022 and beyond

Courtesy Oak Cliff Cultural Heart

The Jurors for the 2022 Art214 exhibition are Marilyn Waligore, Raul Rodriguez, Narong Tintamusik, Gerald L. Leavell II, and David McCullough.

Daisha Board was the Curator for the exhibitions for each of the participating artwork venues.

Much more about the program and occasions here.