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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 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

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2013 Membership Exhibition

Texas Visual Arts Association
66th Annual Membership Exhibition at Medical City Dallas – 2013

Medical City, 7777 Forest Lane, Dallas TX 75230

Exhibit May 12 – 26
Reception May 26, 2 to 4

Charissa N. Terranova is Assistant Professor of Aesthetic Studies at the University of Texas at Dallas and a freelance curator and critic. The founding Director and Curator of Centraltrak: The UT Dallas Artists Residency.

Cash and merchandise awards will be presented at awards Reception
MERCHANDISE AWARDS will be offered to winners selected by the juror

Membership Prospectus – Enter now!

Membership Exhibition 2012 Gallery

Membership Exhibition 2012 (May)

Best of Show, Members exhibition 2011 by Mark McGahan, MG02 T10.062

65th Annual Membership Exhibition
Medical City Dallas
Exhibit May 5 – 14

Reception & Awards Ceremony
Sunday, May 13, 2 to 4 pm

Over $1,500 in cash and merchandise will be awarded. This is an all-media exhibition. Entry is open to all members and artists may join TVAA at time of entry. Every member may exhibit one piece of art so plan to participate. Deliver art on May 5th, 10 am to noon. A portion of art sales will benefit Medical City.

Exhibition Chair: Mark McGahan
CoChair: Kelaine Kvale, 214-381-0102

Prospectus PDF

Barnaby Fitzgerald is a dedicated life-long artist, teacher, writer and lecturer. Born in New York City, he grew up in Italy and Ireland.

He received the degree of Magistero, Printmaking from the Istituto d’Arte Statale, Urbino, Italy in 1973. He has a BFA in Painting the Boston University School for the Arts, and an MFA in Painting-Printmaking from the Yale University School of Art.

He currently teaches Painting at SMU in Dallas, Texas and has studios in Dallas, Perugia, Italy and Lome, the Togolese Republic in Africa.

He is represented by Meredith Long and Co. in Houston and by the Valley House Gallery Dallas, Texas. Visit his web site at

Membership Exhibition 2011

64th Annual Membership Exhibition Held at Medical City
May 16 – 29th, 2011

Once again TVAA will host its annual membership show at Medical City Dallas.  Over $1500.00 in cash and merchandise awards will be presented at  the  reception to be held on May 29th. Works in all media are eligible and need to have been created within the last five years. Maximum size of 2D work is 48” x 48”, framed and wired for hanging. No work under glass except for pastels. No 2D work over 25 lbs. Sculpture must have its own base and stand. Limitations will be enforced.

Chapman Kelley is a nationally known artist who has exhibited in numerous major national group exhibitions. His work has been exhibited at the Corcoran Gallery in Washington, D.C. and the Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha, Nebraska. His work is in the collections of major artists and collectors such as the DeKoonings and the Hirshhorns, respectively. Chapman has lectured at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, the Yale School of Art and Architecture and Museum of Fine Art in Boston about his important “Wildflower Works”. He attended Hugh D. Pohl Art School and Trinity University in San Antonio and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.  He had a gallery in Dallas for a period of time and he was responsible for selections of work for a majority of collectors in Dallas. The Who’s Who In The South and Southwest awarded Kelley the Second Biennial Citation in Art. Works of two of his students were shown at a Venice Biennale. Chapman is an Honorary Lifetime Member of TVAA. His website is

Exhibition Chair: Duke Horn, 214-500-7652
CoChair: Kelaine Kvale, 214-381-0102

Don’t forget to bring a check or cash to pay your dues as this is also the date, May 1,  to catch up on your annual dues.

Fill out the prospectus and follow the procedures mentioned.
PDF Prospectus

Thank you and see you at the 64th Annual Membership Show.