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  • A restored Dallas icon is back on view!


    Watch as the original Pegasus returns to Dallas’ skyline, which now has two flying red horses
    cityhallblog.dallasnews.com
    OK, so this is how you know Dallas is world-class: We have two Pegasuses now -- the 1999 reproduction atop the Magnolia Hotel, and the original made-in-1934 porcelain-enamel-and-neon Flying Red…

    posted April 28th
  • Want to participate in Public Art? We have a community meeting coming up this week where you can meet the artists and see their preliminary concept. Go to our website to stay in the know about upcoming FWPA events: www.fwpublicart.org




    posted April 28th
  • The deadline has been extended on our Call For Artists! If you're a local artist interested in creating public art, apply now! check out our website for more information: www.fwpublicart.org




    posted April 27th

 FEATURED PROJECT

WIND ROUNDABOUT
Ned Kahn

Panther Island Bridges Public Art Project
Status: Installation

This public art project is currently being installed in the center of the new roundabout at the intersection of White Settlement and Henderson Streets. The construction of the roundabout is part of the Panther Island Bridges project.

Click here for more information and a live feed video of the installation!

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Open Call for Artists: FWPA 2015 Pre-Qualified List of Public Artists

DEADLINE EXTENDED - May 7, 2015

Fort Worth Public Art (FWPA) seeks exceptional North Texas-based and Texas/ National artists working in a variety of visual media for the 2015 Pre-Qualified List of Public Artists. This list will be the primary source for artist selection for upcoming projects in 2015 and 2016. 

To apply, please go to callforentry.org.

   

Fort Worth Art Commission Opening

Would you like to serve on the Fort Worth Art Commission? Place 4, which is reserved for an Architect, Landscape Architect, or Interior Designer, is currently open.  Interested individuals are encouraged to apply through the City of Fort Worth’s website (http://fortworthtexas.gov/boards/).  PLEASE NOTE: Applicants must be residents of Fort Worth and are required to disclose any contracts they have with the City of Fort Worth.

 

Attend the next Art Commission meeting, Monday, May 11, 2015

Monday, May 11, 2015, 5:30PM
Fort Worth Community Arts Center
1300 Gendy Street
Fort Worth, Texas  76107

 

Get involved with FWPA-- attend a community meeting!