Exhibit Archive

Downtown Faculty and Staff Exhibition
August 26 - September 27, 2019
Opening 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.

'Oasis, 2019' by Amin Tejani - Oil on Canvas - 19.5 x 27.5
"Oasis, 2019" by Amin Tejani
Oil on Canvas, 19.5 x 27.5"



"Big Dreams: Student Art Exhibition"
Apr. 15 - May 3, 2019
Opening 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.

Big Dreams: Student Art Exhibition
Big Dreams: Student Art Exhibition


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.

Berding Fordham Jones Award Ceremony
Berding Fordham Jones Award Ceremony


"Young American Talent"
Opens Feb.16 - Mar.20, 2019
Reception:  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.

Young American Talent 2019 poster
Young American Talent 2019 poster



"That's So Fresh Expo"
On View: January 31 – February 14, 2019
Reception:  Thursday, February 7, 2019 from 4 – 6 p.m.



 
Frida and me by Leah Lawless Smith, Acrylic on canvas
Frida and me by Leah Lawless Smith, Acrylic on canvas