TVAA Exhibitions

The Texas Visual Arts Association (TVAA) sponsors two types of exhibits: monthly exhibits at its Downtown Dallas Gallery and other annual exhibits, usually at other locations around Dallas.

Downtown Gallery Exhibits

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.

Location:  TVAA Downtown Gallery, Plaza of the Americas, 700 N. Pearl Street, Suite G207, Dallas, Texas  75201. Gallery located on Level L, Suite G207

Hours: Monday – Friday, 10am – 4pm

Contact: 469-332-0183

Annual & Other Exhibits

The Texas Visual Arts Association sponsors several annual exhibitions around Dallas: a Membership Exhibition, a National or Regional Open Exhibition, a Citation Exhibition for members only, and a Signature Member Exhibition.  In addition, an Annual High School Exhibition is sponsored by TVAA, encouraging students from the Dallas area to compete for awards and scholarships. All these exhibits are judged by qualified art critics, museum directors and curators, gallery owners, and art educators.

National or Regional Exhibitions

2016 National Juried Art Exhibition call The International Collective Dallas 2015 The International Collective Dallas 2013

High School Art Competition

2016 Held at UTD Visual Arts Studio in Richardson  2013 call 2013 gallery

New Members Show

Usually held at the Downtown Gallery

2017 call 2016 Gallery 2015 call 2014 gallery 2014 call

Annual Members Exhibition

Usually held at Medical City Dallas in May or June.

2016 69th call 2015 68th call 2013 call


A TVAA membership exhibition with $1,000+ in awards. 2015 was held at the Mesquite Arts Center.

2015 call 2013 call

Signature Show

To qualify for a TVAA signature award, an artist must be an active member and be chosen to show in five juried TVAA exhibitions. Each show, regardless of the number of entries per show, counts as one credit. This does not include curated gallery shows or exhibitions.

2013 show was held at LuminArte Gallery. 2011 at Norwood Flynn Gallery.

2013 2011 call