September 20, 2014
Featuring 40 of DADA’s leading member galleries, museums, and nonprofit art spaces, DADA Fall Gallery Walk is a free event held Saturday, Sept. 20, from 2 to 8 p.m. The day also includes panel discussions for artists, DADA Docents, an after party, and, NEW this fall, Bike Swarm in the Design District with Bike Friendly Oak Cliff.
Earlier this month and in conjunction with Fall Gallery Walk, The MAC and DADA, with the Business Council for the Arts and City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs presented The Business of Art: Public Art 101
Held on Saturday, Sept. 13, from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m, over 150 artists, patrons and others attended the event to learn about public art projects in Dallas and the process of qualifying and submitting proposals to the city.
Dallas Art Dealers Association (DADA), Creative Arts Center (CAC), The McKinney Avenue Contemporary (The MAC), and now the Business Council for the Arts (BCA) and the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs (OCA), are pleased to announce their collaboration called The Business of Art. The workshop series, which began in April 2014, offers professional development topics for artists pursuing careers in the fine arts business.
Presentations offer guidance through all phases of the public art process, from finding a call for artists and selection panels, to contracts, insurance and conservation. Participants will receive in-depth information and public art resource materials from the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs.
The Bowdon Family Foundation, City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs and Texas Commission on the Arts have provided financial support for this event.