Notice: In response to CDC recommendations, all classes and other activities at the gallery of the Irving Art Association have been suspended until after May 1st.

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The Irving Art Association (IAA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit established in 1956, located at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. in Irving, Texas. The two-gallery building is nestled in a lovely park setting.

IAA hosts year-round art appreciation and educational opportunities for artists and the public. The IAA Community Fine Art School offers Spanish Bilingual classes, Fine Art Technique classes, Lollapalooza art classes, Tuesday & Thursday painters and crafters free sessions, and free Friday Open Art Meetups.

The schedule includes gallery exhibits, receptions, art competitions including the Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition, art festivals & events, free art demonstrations, and outreach activities.

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----- Exhibits Schedule -----

Exhibits at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts and the West Irving Library have been cancelled until further notice. See the information below on the Texas & Neighbors Exhibit at the Irving Arts Center.

Texas & Neighbors Exhibit at the Irving Arts Center
Deadline for entries Sunday, March 1 PASSED
Notification of acceptance March 25
DELAYED Shipped paintings arrive TBA
DELAYED Hand deliveries TBA
CANCELED - Juror talk & Reception Saturday, April 11, 7 - 9 pm
Exhibit dates MAY 17 - JUNE 13, 2020
CANCELED? Reception & Awards Sunday, May 17, 2 pm - 5 pm
Strike Sunday, June 14, 1 -5 pm

Membership – Join or Renew

Membership – Join or Renew

Classes, workshops and art activities have been canceled until further notice.

Join our Open Art Meetups: Every Friday evening IAA sponsors open classes on arts & crafts – instruction is FREE but bring your own supplies or pay a small fee. To join, create a free account at, then join our Open Art Meetup group to receive announcements.