Arts & Culture

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

Events in Arts & Culture

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

Julia Ross Artist Show & Reception Dec. 13 – 22, 2018
Sun - Dec 16

Julia Ross Artist Show & Reception Dec. 13 – 22, 2018

"Finding the Light" by Julia Ross Artist's Show Dec. 13 – 22, 2018 Reception Saturday, Dec. 15 Free Event Details – https://goo.gl/kuXVDY Show Dec. 13 – 22, 2018 Gallery open...

Daily through Dec 22

Giddens Gallery of Fine Art in Grapevine

DMA presents the Keir Collection of Islamic Art Gallery
Sun - Dec 16

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

Sweet Tooth Hotel
Sun - Dec 16

Sweet Tooth Hotel

What does a rocket ship fueled by rainbows look like? You'll find out this soon at our next adventure, open Nov 1 - Dec 31! Tickets are on sale now.

Daily through Dec 31

Sweet Tooth Hotel

JACOB HASHIMOTO: Clouds and Chaos
Sun - Dec 16

JACOB HASHIMOTO: Clouds and Chaos

This exhibition's central work, Nuvole (2006-2018)  - which literally means clouds - explores these formal traditions and looks at how clouds can function as divisions of space while...

Every Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun through Apr 7
Every Thu through Apr 7

Crow Collection of Asian Art

Bishop Arts Food and Historical Tour
Sun - Dec 16

Bishop Arts Food and Historical Tour

Sample the fun and fare of this unique neighborhood when we tour the eclectic and amazing Bishop Arts District on foot. We will slip into colorful galleries and shops, and stop at great eateries...

Every Sun ongoing

Lockhart Smokehouse

Final Days! The Art of Mark Mullino at Two Corks and a Bottle!
Sun - Dec 16

Final Days! The Art of Mark Mullino at Two Corks and a Bottle!

Join us at Two Corks and a Bottle throughout the month of September as we showcase the art of Mark Mullino! Enjoy our custom wines and browse the selection of gorgeous and unique pieces throughout...

Daily ongoing

Two Corks and a Bottle

Avanti Art Al Fresco Series
Sun - Dec 16

Avanti Art Al Fresco Series

Avanti Restaurant is thrilled to announce the launch of its "Art Al Fresco" year-round series to premiere on Monday, April 2, 2018. The Avanti "Art Al Fresco" series is about providing a...

Daily through Dec 31

Avanti Ristorante

SPEAKING OF MOVIES….
Mon - Dec 17

SPEAKING OF MOVIES….

Resident film critic Scott Churchill keeps his eye out from week to week for the best films in theaters, assigns two or three of those a month, and then leads the group in discussion, often...

Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture

WILLIAM FAULKNER: THE CLASSIC SHORT STORIES
Wed - Dec 19

WILLIAM FAULKNER: THE CLASSIC SHORT STORIES

This class will offer the opportunity to explore an aspect of Faulkner's work that is richly rewarding in its own right but too often pushed to the margins by the overwhelming presence of his...

Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture

Jazz Jam Session
Thu - Dec 20

Jazz Jam Session

Join us every Thursday for our weekly Jazz Jam Session hosted by the NM Jazztet! Free aperitivo from 5-7 and the music will run from 7-10pm! Bring your instrument and sit in with the band or sit...

Every Thu ongoing

Quill

Judy Chamberlain Jazz at Sahara
Sat - Dec 29

Judy Chamberlain Jazz at Sahara

"The Art of the Duo, an Adventure in Jazz" "Judy Chamberlain is a singer who's always a pleasure to hear. In part, because her astonishing repertoire makes every performance a fascinating journey...

Every 17 Weeks on Sat ongoing

Sahara Restaurant

Fervor: a fine art collective
Sat - Jan 12

Fervor: a fine art collective

Envision Arts graciously invites you to attend Fervor, our debut premier art exhibition, to be held on Saturday, January 12th. It will be a privilege to have you with us to experience this...

The Lincoln Experience Center

Zurbaran: Jacob and His Twelve Sons, Paintings from Auckland Castle
Tue - Jan 22

Zurbaran: Jacob and His Twelve Sons, Paintings from Auckland Castle

In creating one of his most monumental series, Spanish Golden Age master Francisco de Zurbarán (1598-1664) was inspired by the biblical text Genesis 49, in which Jacob, Patriarch of the...

Every 11 Weeks on Tue ongoing
Every 11 Weeks on Wed ongoing
Every 11 Weeks on Thu ongoing
Every 11 Weeks on Fri ongoing
Every 11 Weeks on Sat ongoing
Every 11 Weeks on Sun ongoing

Meadows Museum

Dorrance Dance
Fri - Feb 01

Dorrance Dance

Founded in 2011 by Artistic Director, 2015 MacArthur Fellow and 2018 Capezio Dance Award recipient, Michelle Dorrance, Dorrance Dance is an awardwinning tap dance company based out of New York...

Winspear Opera House

Sterling Ruby: Sculpture
Sat - Feb 02

Sterling Ruby: Sculpture

Sterling Ruby's multifaceted practice encompasses sculpture, ceramics, installation, textiles, clothing, painting, collage, photography, and video. Featuring nearly 30 large- and moderately-scaled...

Nasher Sculpture Center

Beijing Dance Theater
Fri - Feb 08

Beijing Dance Theater

Beijing Dance Theater, with its stunning dancers and as one of China's most distinguished dance companies, makes its Dallas Debut this year with TITAS Presents. In 2006, FENG Xiogang invited WANG...

Winspear Opera House

Dallas Black Dance Theatre Presents CULTURAL AWARENESS
Fri - Feb 15

Dallas Black Dance Theatre Presents CULTURAL AWARENESS

ARTS & CULTURE / DIVERSITY Rooted in History. American Treasures. Sultry and Seductive. DBDT salutes the "Queen of American Folk Music" and the "High Priestess of Soul." Two women of courage...

Dee & Charles Wyly Theatre

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