Honorary Co-Chairs Edith Baker and Patricia Meadows announce the 2010 EASL Art Heist! The Art Heist is held every other year and is the Emergency Artists’ Support League’s main fundraising event for grants to North Texas area visual artists with emergency medical and other needs. Ticket levels are $50 (admits one to the party only) and $250 (admits two to the party and a work of art in the Heist). Sponsorship levels are available starting at $500 and offer additional privileges.
Entries from October 2010
Celebrated chamber choir The Texas Voices opens its eighth season of public concerts with Psalms and Sonnets on Saturday, October 30, 2010. This fall concert will feature the choral music of Ralph Vaugh Williams, John Rutter, and Brian Edward Galante, as well as Dallas composers Debra Scroggins, Joel Martinson, and Steven Gutheinz. Guest organist Clarice Candamio joins the choir for this performance.
The Dallas Architecture Forum will present architect Alberto Kalach, who designed Vasconcelos Library in Mexico City. Kalach will speak Wednesday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. at Magnolia Theatre, 3699 McKinney Ave. in the West Village of Dallas. This lecture, by one of Mexico’s outstanding young architects, will also celebrate the Bicentennial of Mexico’s independence, and will be presented in cooperation with the University of Texas at Arlington School of Architecture, the Latinos in Architecture Committee of the Dallas AIA, and the Dallas Office of the Consul General of Mexico.
The Modern Stage and Broadway producers Sandi and Joe Black present a reading of Bloodletters, a comedy-thriller by Tom Sime, for potential investors and other theatre lovers. The reading is Tuesday, Oct. 26 at 7:15 p.m. at Pocket Sandwich Theatre, 5400 E. Mockingbird Lane, #119, in Dallas. Admission is free; R.S.V.P. to LoneStarStudios@yahoo.com for reserved seats or take your chances at the door, which opens at 6:15 p.m. for dinner and light refreshments.
The Dallas Architecture Forum will present a lecture by MoMA QNS architect Michael Maltzan on Wednesday, Oct. 13 at 7 p.m. at the Magnolia Theatre, 3699 McKinney Ave. in Uptown Dallas. Single tickets, available at the door only, are $20 for general admission and $5 for students with I.D. Dallas Architecture Forum members are admitted for free. The reception begins at 6:15 p.m. For more information, call 214-764-2406 or visit www.dallasarchitectureforum.org. Images are available upon request via Lisa Taylor at Taylor-Made Press, 214-914-1099 or email@example.com.
In honor of the 5th anniversary of the Edith Baker Art Scholarship, the film 25 Years of Dallas Visual Art premieres Sunday, Oct. 10, at 2 p.m. in the Horchow Auditorium at the Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St. The screening is included with admission to the museum. The film will include interviews with Dallas artists, gallerists, collectors and administrators who look back and forward at the Dallas art scene. This film has been made in partnership with You and Yours Productions.