Category Archives: Annual exhibits

Details of TVAA annual, recurring exhibitions.

Membership Exhibition at Medical City Dallas

E X H I B I T  D A T E S: Saturday May 20 – Sunday June 4

Entries received at Medical City, 7777 Forest Lane, Dallas TX 75230, Lobby of Building A, West entrance

Reception: Sunday, June 4, 2 pm to 4 pm

Pick up: Sunday, June 4, 4 pm to 5 pm


Cash and merchandise awards will be presented at the show’s closing reception. The juror’s selections are final, and prizes are neither negotiable nor transferable.


Work must have been created within the last 5 years.
All media are eligible. Sculpture must have its own base and stand.
Maximum size of 2D work is 48” x 48”, framed and wired for hanging. Gallery-wrapped canvas is acceptable without framing if sides are appropriately finished.
Weight should not exceed 15 pounds.
Special care should be taken when wiring heavy work, particularly if framed under glass. Using Plexiglass and/or double wiring is recommended.
Work that is still wet or inadequately wired when delivered will not be hung.

All participants must sit with the show for one half day, either 10am – 2pm or 2pm -6pm. These sitting periods are one hour longer than in the past, so plan accordingly.

E N T R Y  F E E
Each member may enter one work for $15. Existing members may pay dues during registration on May 20, and we welcome new members at this time. TVAA does not take a commission on any work that is sold. Medical City receives 15% of final sales.

Prizes will be awarded by Jordan Roth.

Jordan Roth is the director of Ro2 Art, a full-service gallery and consultancy in Dallas, Texas, representing a diverse group of emerging, mid-career, and established contemporary artists; many with ties to the North Texas Region. Ro2 Art has been named Dallas Observer’s Best Art Gallery and was presented with the 2012 Obelisk Award for small business by the North Texas Business Council for the Arts. In 2015, the Dallas Observer chose Jordan Roth as one of its 100 Dallas Creatives. Ro2 Art is a proud member of CADD, the Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas.

Contact Information
Exhibit Co-Chairs: Penny Bisbee, Cell phone: 817-360-6421,
Sue Dhaliwal, Phone: 972-310-2015, Email:

Prospectus: Doc | PDF

TVAA 2016 High School Art Competition (Mar)


Reception March 20th 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Exhibited through March 20th, 2016, at the University of Dallas, Richardson in the Visual Arts Studio. On Sunday, March 20th 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm, enjoy a celebratory Awards Reception for students, families, teachers and the general public.

The UTD Visual Arts Studio is located south of Synergy Park Blvd on Rutford Avenue (near a broadcast tower) and there will be signs to help with location and parking. Visit the University of Texas at Dallas website for a map and the location of the Visual Arts Studio, labeled “AS” on the east side of Rutford Avenue.

Please note the location of adjacent parking lots as parking near the Visual Arts Studio is limited.

HS Show prospectus

2016 New Members Show Gallery

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)
Sunday, May 17, 2 to 4 pm
Pick up
Sunday, May 17, 4 pm

Download Prospectus PDF for more information on show entry.

Juror Rusty Scruby
He moved to Texas as a young man to study aerospace engineering at Texas A&M University. Four years later, Rusty transferred to North Texas State University where he studied music composition. His artwork freely exchanges ideas between math, art, and music.

Exhibition Chair
Kelaine Kvale

Cynthia Stone

Medical City
7777 Forest Lane
Dallas TX 75230

Hospital website map
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Citation 2015 (Feb)

Citation 2015
Exhibit: February 3 – 27th, 2015
Reception and Awards: Saturday February 21

Best of Show $500
1st Place $300
2nd Place $200
3rd Place $100
Memorial awards & Merchandise Awards will
be offered to winners selected by the jurors

Matt Anzak
Vicki Mayhan

Download prospectus: Word | PDF

2015 New Members Exhibition (Jan)

New Members Exhibition
Entry Deadline, December 20, 2014
January 5 – 30, 2015
Reception, January 11, 2-4

Each year TVAA recognizes new members of the organization with their own exhibition. The TVAA Downtown Gallery invites all artists who have joined TVAA during 2014 to show their work in the 2015 New Members Exhibition. There is no theme for this show, and all mediums are welcome.

Curator, Jan Partin

Download prospectus: PDF | Word

Citation 2013 at ArtCentre of Plano (Feb)

Texas Visual Art Association
Citation 2013
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ArtCentre of Plano

Exhibit: Feb. 21 to Mar. 22, 2014
Reception: Feb. 21

ArtCentre of Plano
Gallery Hours: Tuesday to Saturday
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
901 18th Street, Plano, TX 75074 / 972-423-7809

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2014 New Members Exhibition Gallery

New Members Exhibition 2014 (Jan)

New Members Exhibition 2014
January 7-31, 2014

Each year TVAA recognizes new members of the organization with their own exhibition. The TVAA Downtown Gallery invites all artists who have joined TVAA during 2013 to show their work in the 2014 New Members Exhibition. There is no theme for this show, and all mediums are welcome.

Curator: Jan Partin
Phone: 469-231-6347

Entry Deadline: December 23
Exhibit: January 7-31, 2014
Reception: January 12 2 pm – 4 pm

TVAA Downtown Gallery
Plaza of the Americas, Suite G-207
700 N Pearl, Dallas, Texas 75201

Citation 2013 (Nov)

TVAA Citation 2013
Saturday Nov. 4th, Exhibit Opens
Saturday November 23rd, Reception 6:30 p.m.
PFAmily Arts, Plano, Texas

Entry Deadline: October 13
Juror: Michael Holter


Gaby Pruitt –Chairperson – 214-549-1283
TVAA Citation 2013
P. O. Box 941036
Plano, Tx 75094-1036

Citation Show 2013
PFAmily Arts at Lakeside Market
4017 Preston Rd. #544, Plano, Texas 75093