Benefits of TVAA membership include the opportunity to belong to an established and respected organization with over 60 years in the Dallas Arts Community. Continue reading

About TVAA

The TVAA mission is to encourage artists and to promote art in Texas. Enriching the Dallas art scene: The Texas Visual Arts Association inspires communication and cooperation between artists and the Dallas community by providing exhibitions in painting, sculpture, printmaking, pastels, watercolors, computer generated art, photography, and mixed media. TVAA offers educational workshops, seminars, and tours of major museum and private collections. TVAA served in  promoting the development of the Dallas Arts District and The Contemporary, originally known as D’Art. … Continue reading

Exhibition opportunities

Annual exhibits include: the spring Member Show, the Citation Show in the fall and a Spring High School Show. There are additional exhibits, some are open shows that accept entries by non-members. Continue reading

Annual exhibits

TVAA Membership Show, a non-juried member show held each spring at various locations. The member show allows each member to place one piece of their artwork. The exhibit is usually three to four weeks, and there is an awards reception. The Citation Show is a juried member show that takes place in the fall at various locations. The exhibit normally runs three to four weeks. Members may submit three works for consideration. There is an awards reception. New memberships are … Continue reading

Downtown Gallery

Twelve month-long exhibits are held at TVAA’s gallery in the Plaza of the America’s building in downtown Dallas. Creative themed shows, guest artist exhibits, and jewelry trunk shows are featured. Hours are Monday through Friday from 10 to 4. We are a Dallas Art Dealers Association member. TVAA Downtown Gallery Plaza of the Americas 700 N. Pearl Street, Suite G207 Dallas, Texas  75201 469-569-4580 Gallery located on Level L, Suite G207 Hours: Monday – Friday, 10am – 4pm The gallery … Continue reading


Find addresses, directions, and hours of operation for the locations of most TVAA events on this page. Continue reading

Nonobjective 2015 (Sept)

Nonobjective, 2015 September 1 – 30 Reception September 26, 2 pm – 4 pm Our September show offers abstract artists the opportunity to create abstract art in it’s purest form. No representation of a person, place, or thing from the natural world; just brush strokes, color, scale, size, shape, process! Imagine the possibilities! This show will be during the Fall 2015 DADA Gallery Walk. Artists may submit up to three entries (jpgs at 72 dpi and no longer than 1000 … Continue reading

For the Birds (Aug)

For the Birds August 3 – 31, 2015 Birds exist everywhere, and while adored by some, they are feared or totally ignored by others. Birds have been used as symbols for love (love birds), peace (dove), freedom (bald eagle), and rebirth (the mythical phoenix). Poems and songs have been written about them, and each state claims one as it’s state bird. For this show, artists are invited to submit work that depicts birds in any medium. Entry deadline: July 20 … Continue reading

The M Exhibition (July)

The M Exhibition Exhibit: July 2-30, 2015 Reception: July 12, 2-4 pm Artists experiment and develop their magic in their own particular ways. In this exhibition, Diana Moya, Tania Botelho, Tyler Lyons, Luis Moya and Aliester Moffitt share some of the results with the audience. Don’t miss the magical experience!

Blue 2015 Gallery

Blue, 2015 (June)

Blue Exhibit June 1-30, 2015 Reception Sunday, June 7, 2-4 Our inspiration for the June show just came to us right out of the blue – literally. This month we’re turning the gallery every shade of blue. We’ll show artwork depicting sky, sea, ice and snow… hydrangea and hyacinth… lapis and turquoise… yes, even your grandmother’s blue willow dishes. Anything and everything blue qualifies, even if it’s only metaphorically blue. We won’t leave out that melancholy feeling or that uniquely … Continue reading

Texas Jewish Art Association 2015 Annual Member Showcase (May)

Texas Jewish Art Association 2015 Annual Member Showcase May 3-28, 2015 Reception May 3, 3-5 pm TVAA Gallery TVAA Gallery Plaza of the Americas 700 N Pearl St, ste G207 Dallas, tx 75201 Hours: M-F 10-4

TVAA 68th Annual Members Exhibition – 2015

Texas Visual Arts Association 68th Annual Members Exhibition – 2015 at Medical City Dallas This is an all media exhibit that showcases the work of TVAA members. Others who are interested in the exhibit may join TVAA at the time of entry to qualify for participation in the event. Art Delivery Saturday, May 2, 10 am to 12 noon at Medical City, Building A (West entrance) Reception Sunday, May 17, 2 to 4 pm Pick up Sunday, May 17, 4 … Continue reading

The International Collective Dallas 2015 (April)

The International Collective Dallas 2015 April 3-30, 2015 in Dallas, Texas USA Reception April 5, 2-4pm The International Collective Dallas 2015 is a selection of art contemporary by European artists. Sponsored by IN3 Art Worldwide in collaboration with European galleries & Artists’ organizations. In addition, IN3 Art Worldwide presents the First Annual IN3 Small Works, with participation of visual artists from around the world. Don’t miss this opportunity to see what contemporary artists are doing in other parts of the … Continue reading

2015 TVAA Open Show

2015 TVAA OPEN SHOW March 2-30, 2015 Reception March 8, 2-4 pm The Texas Visual Arts Association invites all artists whether a member or not to join us for the 2015 TVAA Open Show. There is no theme for this show, and all mediums are welcome. Entry Deadline: February 20 Curator: Diana Moya Prospectus: Word | PDF TVAA Downtown Gallery Plaza of the Americas – Suite G-207 700 N Pearl Dallas, Texas 75201 469-569-4580

2015 Reflections (Feb)

Reflections Entry deadline: January 20 Exhibit: February 2-27 Reception: February 22, 2-4 pm Curator: Jenny Keller A reflection can be a noun or a verb. To reflect is to throw back something without having absorbed it. A body or surface of light, heat or sound may be reflected. Another way to reflect is to consider something in a thoughtful manner. There are many ways to experience REFLECTIONS, so put your mind to work and create your unique version! Prospectus: Word … Continue reading