April is ARTS Month in Dallas

Makes plans for a weekend getaway to Dallas to enjoy the arts scene.

Events in April is ARTS Month

From spectacular shows from all the major performances companies that call Dallas home, to an impressive line up of events throughout the month and breathtaking only-in-Dallas exhibits, there's something for everyone. Start with a walk through the Dallas Arts District to get the lay of the land before diving into each of the events featured this month. Need some ideas? Check out our Arts itinerary or our Arts Guide

Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed at the Perot Museum
Thu - Apr 27

Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed at the Perot Museum

Elaborate royal tombs, ancient languages, human sacrifice, sports and extraordinary architecture. All define the fascinating Maya civilization that is the bedrock of the Perot Museum of Nature and...

Daily through Sep 4

Perot Museum

Mexico 1900–1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Jose Clemente Orozco, and the Avant-Garde
Thu - Apr 27

Mexico 1900–1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Jose Clemente Orozco, and the Avant-Garde

The Dallas Museum of Art announced that it will be the exclusive U.S. host of a major exhibition of modern Mexican art, featuring work by Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, and other giants of the first...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun through Jul 16

Dallas Museum of Art

ZimSculpt at the Dallas Arboretum
Thu - Apr 27

ZimSculpt at the Dallas Arboretum

ZimSculpt, a world renowned exhibition of modern Zimbabwean stone sculptures, features over 200 sculptures on display at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden. This is the largest collection...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun through Jul 31

Dallas Arboretum

Between Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera
Thu - Apr 27

Between Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera

"Between Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera" brings together at the Meadows Museum at SMU nearly a third of the artist's surviving drawings in the largest exhibition devoted to the...

Every Sun through Jun 11
Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat through Jun 18

Meadows Museum

DMA presents the Keir Collection of Islamic Art Gallery
Thu - Apr 27

DMA presents the Keir Collection of Islamic Art Gallery

The Keir Collection of Islamic Art Gallery is the largest public presentation in the history of one of the world's most important private collections of Islamic Art. The gallery will highlight...

Daily through Apr 16

Dallas Museum of Art

Wisdom of Compassion: The Art and Science of Iwasaki Tsuneo (1917-2002)
Thu - Apr 27

Wisdom of Compassion: The Art and Science of Iwasaki Tsuneo (1917-2002)

Iwasaki Tsuneo (1917-2002) was a scientist by profession, an artist by disposition, and a seeker along the Buddhist path. The artist's ink paintings on paper are literally created with characters...

Daily through Jun 11

Crow Collection of Asian Art

47th Annual USA Film Festival April 26 thru April 30, 2017 at the Angelika Mockingbird Theatre, Dallas, Texas
Thu - Apr 27

47th Annual USA Film Festival April 26 thru April 30, 2017 at the Angelika Mockingbird Theatre, Dallas, Texas

The USA Film Festival announces the schedule of events for the 47th Annual USA Film Festival, April 26 - 30, 2017 as part of Dallas Arts Month. Programs will be held at the Angelika Film Center,...

Daily through Apr 30

Angelika Cafe Theatre Mockingbird

Sculpting Nature: Jade from the Collection
Thu - Apr 27

Sculpting Nature: Jade from the Collection

The permanent collection of the Crow Collection of Asian Art is comprised of a large number of various types of jade objects from the Qing dynasty (1644-1911). This outstanding collection of...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun through Mar 10

Crow Collection of Asian Art

View From the Art Village: 50 Year Retrospective Curated by Nancy Cohen Israel
Thu - Apr 27

View From the Art Village: 50 Year Retrospective Curated by Nancy Cohen Israel

View From the Art Village: 50 Year Retrospective Curated by: Nancy Cohen Israel Dates: March 24 – April 29, 2017 Reception: 6:00 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday the 24th of March, 2017. Exhibiting...

Daily through Apr 29

Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery at the University of Dallas

Landscape Relativities: The Collaborative Works of Arnold Chang and Michael Cherney
Thu - Apr 27

Landscape Relativities: The Collaborative Works of Arnold Chang and Michael Cherney

The collaborative works of painter Arnold Chang (Zhang Hong; b. 1954) and photographer Michael Cherney (Qiu Mai; b. 1969) stretch and play with the relationship between the two media of painting...

Daily through Jun 25

Crow Collection of Asian Art

Dallas Arts Month in the Janette Kennedy Gallery
Thu - Apr 27

Dallas Arts Month in the Janette Kennedy Gallery

This month the Janette Kennedy Gallery is showcasing Kelsey Anne Heimerman exhibition called "The American Dream." The exhibit is a series of distorted, figurative oil paintings in a variety of...

Daily through Apr 28

The Janette Kennedy Gallery

Hecho En Dallas
Thu - Apr 27

Hecho En Dallas

HECHO EN DALLAS April 13 – June 30, 2017 Opening Reception: Thursday, April 13, 2017, 6 - 8 pm Hecho en Dallas is an annual juried exhibition designed to showcase the recent work of visual...

Daily through Jun 30

Latino Cultural Center

African American Museum presents Randell Henry Retrospective Exhibition
Thu - Apr 27

African American Museum presents Randell Henry Retrospective Exhibition

Randell Henry creates large, colorful, paint collage incorporating Abstract Expressionism, Cubism, and the influence of Kente cloth of the West African Akan culture. He is from Baton Rouge,...

Daily through Jul 15

African American Museum - State Fair Grounds

African American Museum presents Sepia: A Legacy in Photography
Thu - Apr 27

African American Museum presents Sepia: A Legacy in Photography

Sepia: A Legacy in Photography featuring images from the Motown Era (Motown One Mo'Time Moments in Jazz). The exhibit stems from the relationship between Richland College and the African American...

Daily through Jul 29

African American Museum - State Fair Grounds

Spring Arts Festival 2017
Thu - Apr 27

Spring Arts Festival 2017

The Spring Arts Festival features the work of over 600 students from more than 40 courses. The festival offers audiences the opportunity to roam form one building to another, taking in art...

Daily through May 12

University of Texas at Dallas

Kate White and the Secrets She Learned from Cosmo on Love, Sex and Marriage
Thu - Apr 27

Kate White and the Secrets She Learned from Cosmo on Love, Sex and Marriage

As editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan magazine for 14 years, Kate White gained fascinating insight into women and their romantic relationships. Now a New York Times bestselling author of mysteries...

Angelika Film Center - Mockingbird Station

Exhibition: Design for Diversity-The Aga Khan Award for Architecture
Fri - Apr 28

Exhibition: Design for Diversity-The Aga Khan Award for Architecture

The Aga Khan Award for Architecture is given every three years to projects that set new standards of excellence in architecture, planning practices, historic preservation and landscape...

Dallas Center for Architecture

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