Downtown Faculty and Staff ExhibitionAugust 26 - September 27, 2019Opening Reception: Thursday, September 5, 2019, 2pm - 4pm
At the beginning of each academic year, this exhibition showcases work from our Faculty and Staff of the El Centro Art Department. The exhibition is interdisciplinary featuring sculpture, paintings, ceramics, photography, drawing, digital media and other mediums.
"Big Dreams: Student Art Exhibition"Apr. 15 - May 3, 2019Opening Reception: Apr. 25, 2019, 2- 4 p.m.
The H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery at El Centro College announces its annual student art exhibition. Each spring, this juried competition showcases work from our studio art classes here at El Centro College. The exhibit will feature art in the categories of Painting/Watercolor, Drawing, Mixed Media, Digital Imaging, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, and Fibers. This year’s judges are Jessica Trevizo and Mylan Ngyen, both of whom are artists and curators from the DFW area.
Berding Fordham Jones Award Ceremony(40th Cecil Wallace Fordham Award)Apr. 5, 2019, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
The Cecil Wallace Fordham Award in Visual Arts is presented each year to an outstanding art student at each of the seven Dallas County Community Colleges. Each Fordham winner receives a cash award and the opportunity to participate in the annual art exhibition at H. Paxton Moore Fine Art at El Centro College. The Cecil Wallace Fordham Award is made possible by a gift from Mr. Fordham’s daughter, Eleanor Fordham Jones, and her family. This gift was made in memory of his love for visual beauty.
"Young American Talent"Opens Feb.16 - Mar.20, 2019Reception: Mar. 20, 2019, 6 – 8 p.m.
The exhibition is sponsored in collaboration with the Visual Arts Guild of Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. Works in the categories of Painting/Watercolor, Drawing, Mixed Media, Digital Imaging, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Ceramics, Fibers and Jewelry will be featured.
"That's So Fresh Expo"On View: January 31 – February 14, 2019Reception: Thursday, February 7, 2019 from 4 – 6 p.m.