Category Archives: Events

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

TVAA Membership Party 2015

TVAA Membership Party
September 12th, 2015
12:00 – 2:00 PM

Member artwork will be on display.
Refreshments will be served.
Bring a guest.

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

Holiday Party 2014

TVAA Christmas Party 2013

Join us for the TVAA Christmas Party 2013
Sunday, December 15 from 2 to 4
TVAA Downtown Gallery
Plaza of the Americas
700 N Pearl St, Suite G207
Dallas, Texas 75201

Bring card to swap 6″ x 6″ max.

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2014 Gallery Calendar

New Members Exhibition

Curator: Jan Partin


Curator: Marilee Vergati-Haynes

TVAA Open Show

Curator: Diana Moya

Celebrate the Earth

Curator: Shari Hornish

The Art Tree

Exhibition by Five Artists

All God’s Creatures

Curator: Anne Hines


Curator: Jan Partin

Black & White

Curator: KeLaine Kvale

Driven to Abstraction

Curator: Jenny Keller

Photography & Digital

Curator: Gaby Pruitt

Dia de los Muertos

Curator: Jenny Keller

The Art of Junko Otsu

Exhibition by Junko Otsu

Board Meetings

TVAA Board Meetings are the place where exhibit plans and other important events are first discussed. All TVAA members are invited to attend. Board meetings take place at 11am in the TVAA Downtown Gallery.

2013 Board Meeting dates:
June 4
August 6
October 1
December 3

Holiday Party 2012

Please attend TVAA’s Christmas Party which will be held at my home on 12/14 from 6:30 pm to 8:00?

Please bring hor d’oeuvres, a side dish, or a dessert.

Bring your latest Artist Trading Cards to swap with others to keep a Christmas memory. If you have any with a Christmas theme even better.

Create a Christmas card that folks may purchase for $5.00, and the money will go toward the scholarship fund.

Please RSVP to my email at so we may know what to expect with regard to food and beverage.

Hope to see you here.
Zane Steadman
10219 Shadow Way
Dallas 75243

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2012 Summer Party Gallery

2012 Summer Party

TVAA Summer Membership Party
July 7, 2 to 5 pm

At this annual meeting, members will vote on our next board of officers, bylaws revisions and other resolutions. After the meeting, the party begins!

Please bring your favorite side dish or dessert to share at the potluck dinner. TVAA will provide the rest.

Be aware that there is a fee for all nearby parking. Call your friends and carpool!

At the TVAA Gallery
The Plaza of the Americas
700 N. Pearl Street, Suite G-207

Important note – parking price change
The Plaza of the Americas has raised the rates for parking in the garage on the weekends.  It is now the same as parking during the week; $1.50 for every 20 minutes, after 4 hours it is $18.00.

We believe the charge is still $5 – $6 for parking in the lots around the Plaza, such as the one on San Jacinto, and it is not far to walk.  Some lots further away may be less expensive.  And, DART which is cheaper still.

Due to this latest development parking passes from the gallery will not be handed out because it will take more to use to handle the rate increase.  And, they are needed for use by those who sit at the gallery during the week.

TVAA Bylaws: proposed amendments

Proposed bylaws amendments were approved at the July 7th Summer Party and Annual Meeting. Below is a PDF of the newly amended document.
TVAA Bylaws

Summer Party 2011 (July)

TVAA Summer Party
Friday, July 15, 6:30 pm to 9 pm
Refreshments, Hors d’oevres & Sweets, Oh My!
FREE membership portraits
Artist trading card swaps

Don’t miss out on socializing with fellow artists, and a pretty darn good art show as well!
At the TVAA Gallery
Plaza of the Americas
700 N Pearl, Suite G-207
Dallas 75201