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  • We had a great time with #leadershipfw yesterday looking at and talking about art! Here's one of the great selfies from their mini-tours! #fwpublicart


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    Appreciating some #fwpublicart with #FWArtsCouncil #leadershipFW ”” with Lee Howell at JFK Tribute in Fort Worth.

    posted April 17th
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    Festival of Ideas panelists reflect on Dallas’ innovative qualities and what the city could do better.

    posted April 17th
  • Leadership Fort Worth Class of 2015 is debriefing from taking public art mini tours today. Thanks for posting all the great selfies!! #fwpublicart




    posted April 16th

 

    

 FEATURED PROJECT

MEMORY: FAIRMOUNT PARK

The Fairmount Neighborhood Association was awarded the opportunity to nominate a city-owned space for a public art project through Community ID: Public Art in Neighborhoods (CID), an initiative of Fort Worth Public Art (FWPA).

The piece, Memory: Fairmount Park was created by Architect Bart Shaw and was recently awarded a Studio Design Award by the Fort Worth Chapter of the American Institute of Architects 

The dedication for this piece will take place Saturday, April 11, 2015. Click here to learn more! 

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Open Call for Artists: FWPA 2015 Pre-Qualified List of Public Artists

DEADLINE EXTENDED - May 7, 2015

Fort Worth Public Art (FWPA) seeks exceptional North Texas-based and Texas/ National artists working in a variety of visual media for the 2015 Pre-Qualified List of Public Artists. This list will be the primary source for artist selection for upcoming projects in 2015 and 2016. 

To apply, please go to callforentry.org.

   

Fort Worth Art Commission Opening

Would you like to serve on the Fort Worth Art Commission? Place 4, which is reserved for an Architect, Landscape Architect, or Interior Designer, is currently open.  Interested individuals are encouraged to apply through the City of Fort Worth’s website (http://fortworthtexas.gov/boards/).  PLEASE NOTE: Applicants must be residents of Fort Worth and are required to disclose any contracts they have with the City of Fort Worth.

 

Attend the next Art Commission meeting, Monday, May 11, 2015

Monday, May 11, 2015, 5:30PM
Fort Worth Community Arts Center
1300 Gendy Street
Fort Worth, Texas  76107