FWPA | Engaging the Community through Thoughtful Programs and Events

UPCOMING EVENTS | Join Us in Celebrating the Art in Our City

N Z Boaz Park Public Art Project: Artist Dixie Friend Gay

March 5, from 6-7 pm, you’ll have the opportunity to visit with award-winning Texas artist Dixie Friend Gay, who will be sharing examples of her work along with a Preliminary Design for an artwork for N Z Boaz Park. This event will take place at the R. D. Evans Community Center, 3442 Lackland RD, 76116. We hope you can attend and provide your input on the Preliminary Design.

Vase with Nine Flowers Dedication

The Arts Council of Fort Worth is excited to announce the dedication of Vase with Nine Flowers by artist James Surls. The dedication will be held Wednesday, April 15. More details will be announced soon. In the meantime, you may view the artwork at the intersection of Lansford Lane and Montgomery Street, 76107.

Remnants of 1965

On Saturday, January 18, 2020, artist Riley Holloway installed Remnants of 1965, composed of three large-scale digitally printed glass panels in the lobby of the A.D. Marshall Public Safety & Courts Building, 1000 Throckmorton Street, 76102.  In Spring 2020, the artwork will be dedicated as part of a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating recent building improvements.  More details will be announced soon.  In the meantime, you may view the artwork during regular business hours.

Fort Worth Art Commission Meeting

See the public art process in action.  Join us for the next meeting of the Fort Worth Art Commission on Monday, March 16, 2020, 5:00 p.m. at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center, 1300 Gendy Street, 76107.

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TOURS | Experience the Work Up Close

Visit our Tours page to select from 10 self-guided tours, each of which highlight 3 Public Artworks in close proximity to one another.

TEMPORARY ART | Coming Soon

Local artist Kris Pierce will be installing a series of three permanent sculptural plinths in the courtyard of the Fort Worth Community Arts Center, providing a new temporary outdoor sculpture exhibitions organized by the Arts Council of Fort Worth.