Are you driven to create something (or just interested in seeing the handy work of others)? Check out our highlights on this page and be sure to find more events by clicking the Places, Crafts and Fairs links below.
Are you an arts supporter looking to take the next step? North Texas offers plenty of opportunities to support the arts through a number of worthwhile groups.
Looking for work in the arts? A fellowship, residency or internship? Or a chance to volunteer and give back to the arts community? These listings are for you. And if you have a job or opportunity that you'd like to let us know about, simply let us know by submitting it as an event in the Art&Seek calendar. We'll be happy to post it.
Calling all artists, musicians, dancers, writers, and other creative types! Please check here regularly for auditions, competitions, and other calls to greatness! And tell your friends. If your arts groups has an audition, a call for entries, or a contest you'd like to list on the Art&Seek calendar, please submit your event via the link at the bottom of this page.
Big D Reads is a celebration of literacy in Dallas through the distribution and celebration of one book for one month.
S.E. Hinton’s The Outsiders was chosen for the second year of Big D Reads. For adolescents, it’s a coming-of-age story. For adults, it’s a chance to reconnect with the odd and perilous territory of adolescents. For Dallas, it’s a chance to read a book together as a community.
Whether reading them yourself or listening to someone speak them, words have the power to move us and call us to action. This page lists our staff picks for upcoming events, and please be sure to click on links to Places, Authors & Events and other categories provided below for all of our listings.
Art is often an affair of the heart. If you've always wanted to... then why not start? Below are some suggestions of upcoming classes and workshops. For more choices, follow the links for acting, art, crafts, culinary arts, dance, film & video, music, and writing. Looking for something that doesn't fit neatly into one of those areas? Try "All Classes & Workshops." If you'd prefer to see only the classes or workshops offered in your geographic region, please follow the link for "places," and go from there!
Our local colleges and universities are the breeding grounds for the next generation of great artists. Lucky for us, we have plenty of opportunities to check them out while they are still on the rise. Listed on this page are highlights of upcoming events. For more choices, click the Places and Events links below.
Whether you want to perfect a cooking technique or just sample the labors of a kitchen pro, North Texas provides a plethora of food and drink events. Listed on this page are some highlights, while all happenings can be found by clicking the Places and Events links below.
Dallas Jazz Appreciation Month is every April and is part of a national effort started by the Smithsonian Jazz Institute celebrating our unique American art-form known as jazz. Come here to check out for a month long schedule of performances from our area's best presenters and performers.
If it's an arts event happening at one of the Dallas Arts District venues, you'll be able to read all about it here.
Celebrate arts and culture in Dallas; attend at least one
concert, play, exhibition or lecture during the week, April 4 - 13. In
addition to events at the Bath House, Latino, Oak Cliff and South Dallas
Cultural Centers, there are hundreds of venues and events to choose from. Take
a look here. You can take it a step further and Facebook or Tweet your participation. The
city’s arts groups - and Art&Seek - appreciate your... (more
Do you fancy yourself a dancer? Or are you more comfortable sitting back and watching the elegance and grace of others? Either way, dance is a vibrant art form in our area. Listed on this page are highlights of upcoming events, while our complete listings can be found by clicking the Places, Ballet, Jazz & Tap, etc. links below.
With sunny and warm weather nearly year round, North Texas is an ideal location for outdoor festivals. And even when it's cold and rainy, there are still plenty of special events taking place inside. Listed on this page are highlights of upcoming event, while our complete listings can be found by clicking the Places, Conferences, Conventions & Symposia, etc. links below.
Beyond the week's big Hollywood movie, North Texas provides a full landscape of repertory films, film and video festivals and locally produced television events. Check out our highlights on this page, and be sure to click the Places and Events links below for our complete listings.
Featured arts-related events around Fort Worth.
Feeling the economy's pinch? Don't let that keep you from indulging and expressing your creativity! Here are some suggested events. Just browse for others!
Visual art is more than what is on display in big museums. With our abundance of galleries, there are plenty of opportunities to catch and artist on the rise, take in an established artist you're unfamiliar with or even purchase their work to take home with you. On this page are highlights of current events, and while you are here, be sure to click the Places, Art Walks & Tours, Galleries, etc. links below for our complete listings.
November 22, 2013 will mark the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination. Here is a listing of events commemorating JFK's life and legacy.
KERA members receive discounts at arts and cultural events when they show their current KERA Member Rewards Card. If you'd like to receive discounts, please join us
Studies increasingly point to the importance of the arts in the development of the brain's neural pathways, deductive reasoning, and, of course, creative thinking! Sharing the arts with a child can leave one of the most lasting impressions, and can be among your most enjoyable experiences. For the young -- and the young at heart -- here are some events we suggest. For more choices, please make a selection from the links below. Literally hundreds of events await you! Many of them are free, or are offered at a minimal cost.
Here is a list of upcoming concerts that may be of special interest to KXT listeners.
Are you a reader? Our local libraries offer the chance for book lovers to get together to pursue their common interests. This page features highlighted events, while many more can be found by clicking the Places and Events links below.
North Texas is populated with many top-notch museums, focusing on everything from art to history, nature to aviation. We've listed highlights of current exhibitions on this page, and be sure to click on the Places, Art, Children, etc. links below for a complete look at upcoming events.
Below are some suggested classical music events in the realms of chamber, instrumental, opera, symphonic, or vocal music.For more options, select the specific type of classical music you're interested in... or choose "All Music, Classical" to see all classical music events currently listed on the Art&Seek calendar. Only want to see the events near you? Then start with "Places," and drill down from there!
Whether you are looking for touring acts coming to the area or local musicians playing in their hometowns, you've come to the right place. This page features some highlights of upcoming performances, while our complete listings can be found by clicking on the link for the style of music below.
North Texas is full of opportunities to learn about our surroundings, whether at a wildlife center, nature preserve or one of our science museums. This page features highlights of upcoming events, while complete listings can be found by clicking the Places and Events links below.
Be the first to get a look at new gallery exhibitions.
With dozens of theater companies and several college programs, North Texans are constantly treated to top-flight stage productions. This page highlights some current and upcoming shows, while a complete list of all performances can be found by clicking the Places, Children's Theater, Comedy, Drama,. etc. links below.
Whether its painting or sculpture, photography or video installations, North Texas has a home for all disciplines of visual artistry in one of our many museums and galleries. Highlights of current and upcoming exhibitions are shown on this page, while complete listings can be found by clicking the links to specific genres below.