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DFW weekend art scene for April 14-15, 2012

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April Dallas/Fort Worth Museum Events:

14 Saturday:

Southwest Black Fine Art Show. The African American Museum in Fair Park showcases the best in African-American art this weekend with the 3rd annual Southwest Black Fine Art Show. 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Free admission.

Dallas Art Fair. The world’s premier art dealers and modern/contemporary art await you at the annual Dallas Art Fair inside the Fashion Industry Gallery. 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. For ticket information visit www.dallasartfair.com.

Studio Creations. Dallas Museum of Art. View works of art from the permanent collection and the Youth and Beauty exhibition before creating a work of art in the studio inspired by American artists working in the 1920s. 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Free with a general museum admission ticket.

Magnolia at the Modern will feature the film Footnote. Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. 5:00 p.m. Tickets are $8.50 or less. Modern ‘til Midnight. The Modern is staying open until midnight with live music including a performance by the School of Seven Bells, gallery activities, Modern Shop giveaways, Sundance and South by Southwest film shorts, and much more. 6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. Admission tickets are $15 or less.

15 Sunday:

Southwest Black Fine Art Show concludes at the African American Museum. 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Free admission.

Dallas Art Fair concludes at the Fashion Industry Gallery. 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. For ticket information visit www.dallasartfair.com.

Magnolia at the Modern will feature Footnote. Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Showtimes are 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., and 4:00 p.m. Tickets are $8.50 or less with ½ price tickets at the noon show time.

Studio Creations. Dallas Museum of Art. View works of art from the permanent collection and the Youth and Beauty exhibition before creating a work of art in the studio inspired by American artists working in the 1920s. 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. A Gothic Bed will be explored during Collection Connections. 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Both events are free with a general museum admission ticket.

Drawing from the Masters. Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University. Enjoy afternoons of informal drawing instruction as guest artist Ian O'Brien leads you through the Meadows Museum’s galleries. Each session will provide an opportunity to explore a variety of techniques and improve drawing skills. This drawing class is designed for adults and students ages 15 and older, and is open to all levels of experience. Drawing materials will be available, but participants are encouraged to bring their own sketch pads and pencils. 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Free admission. No reservations required.

The Impressions of Paris film series continues with the film French Cancan. Kimbell Art Museum. 2:00 p.m. Free admission. No reservations required.

For more information visit:

www.sw-bfa.com

www.dallasartfair.com

www.DallasMuseumofArt.org

www.themodern.org

www.meadowsmuseumdallas.org

www.kimbellart.org

by Jeralan Minnick

dallasmuseumexaminer@gmail.com

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