Exhibit Schedule 2020

Exhibits are held at Irving Art Association’s home gallery Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, and also at Irving Arts Center and the West Irving Library.  We also offer opportunities at alternative gallery spaces through our Corporate Art Appreciation Program (CAAP) at Irving businesses (see below).


Jaycee Park Center for the Arts
1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75061

Gallery Director: John Lee Hunter email: snakehunters@gmail.com or iaaexhibits@gmail.com

Three gallery spaces: East Gallery (large gallery); West Gallery (small); Member Spotlight (in the East Gallery)

Gallery 972-721-2488; IAA Office 972-721-8063

Gallery hours: Mon. & Sat. |CLOSED
Tues. | 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
Sun., Wed., Thurs., Fri. |1:00 – 5:00 pm
New in 2020: Thursday Painters & Crafters Group 10:00 – 2:00 pm


26 January – 28 February 2020
Masquerade Exhibit (The Mask and the Hidden Persona)
East Gallery
Opening Reception: Sunday 09 February 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Closing Reception & Party: Friday 28 February 2020 – 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

26 January – 28 February 2020
John P. Irizarry & John Lee Hunter Exhibit
West Gallery
Opening Reception: Sunday 09 February 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Closing Reception & Party: Friday 28 February 2020 – 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

01 March to 27 March 2020
Persian Art Exhibit
East Gallery
Reception: Sunday 15 March 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

01 March to 27 March 2020
Alfredo “ALSANTI!” Santesteban Solo Exhibit
West Gallery
Reception: Sunday 15 March 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Library Exhibit Strike/Hang 21/22 March 2020

29 March to 24 April 2020
Multicultural Art Exhibit (The Melting Pot – Cultural Soup)
East Gallery
Reception: Sunday 12 or 19 April 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

29 March to 24 April 2020
Murthy Mantha Solo Exhibit
West Gallery
Reception: Sunday 12 or 19 April 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

26 April to 29 May 2020
Multicultural Art Exhibit (continued)
East Gallery
Spring Fling: Sunday 10 May 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

26 April to 29 May 2020
Stephen Schlarb Solo Exhibit
West Gallery
Reception: Sunday 10 May 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

31 May to 26 June 2020
Members Art Exhibit
East Gallery
Reception: Sunday 14 June 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

31 May to 26 June 2020
Solo Exhibit [or extension of Members exhibit]
West Gallery
Reception: Sunday 14 June 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

28 June to 21 August 2020
Tuesday & Thursday Painters Art Exhibit
East Gallery
Reception: Sunday 12 July 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

28 June to 21 August 2020
Susan Murray Solo Exhibit [or extension of Tuesday & Thursday Painters exhibit]
West Gallery
Reception: Sunday 12 July 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

23 August to 25 September 2020
Autumn Animals & the Natural World Exhibit & Awards Competition and Fall Festival
East Gallery
Reception: Sunday 13 September 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

23 August to 25 September 2020
Rachel Gregory Solo Exhibit
West Gallery
Reception: Sunday 13 September 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

27 September to 23 October 2020
Autumn Animals & the Natural World Exhibit & Awards Competition and Fall Festival (cont.)
East Gallery
Fall Festival: Sunday 18 October 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

27 September to 23 October 2020
Wanda Anderson Solo Exhibit
West Gallery
Reception: Sunday 18 October 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

25 October to 25 November 2020
Autumn Animals & the Natural World Exhibit & Awards Competition and Fall Festival (cont.)
East Gallery
Holiday Art Fair: Sunday 15 November 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

25 October to 25 November 2020
Junanne Peck Dia de los Muertos Exhibit
West Gallery
Reception: Sunday 01 November 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

29 November 2020 to 22 January 2021
Members Winter Exhibit
East and West Gallery
Reception & Holiday Party: Sunday 13 December 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm


Other Gallery Spaces around Irving:

West Irving Library

4444 W. Rochelle, Irving TX 75062 (near the corner of Rochelle & Esters) https://www.cityofirving.org/2149/West-Irving-Library

Library hours:
Sun.| 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Mon. – Thurs. 1| 0:00 am – 9:00 pm.
Fri., Sat.| 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

The IAA liaison is Susan Murray. Contact her at smurray4@gmail.com

  • Dec. 29, 2019 – Mar. 21, 2020 Annual IAA Winter Art Exhibit
  • Mar. 21 – June 20 Celebrate Irving Art Exhibit (open show)
  • June 20 –  Sept. 19 Annual IAA Summer Art Exhibit
  • Sept. 19 – Dec. 19 Annual Fall Members Art Exhibit

Irving Arts Center

3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving TX 75062
http://www.irvingartscenter.com/

Gallery Hours:

Mon., Tues., Wed., Fri. | 9:00 am. – 5:00 pm
Thurs. | 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sat. | 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sun. | 1:00 – 5:00 pm

  • May ? – June ? 35th Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition. Main Gallery.
  • July ? – Aug. ? 2020 IAA Winners’ Exhibit  (Dupree Theater Lobby)
  • Oct. 5, 2019 – Jan. 12, 2020 2019 IAA Traveling Animal Art Exhibit  (Admin./Front Foyer)
  • Oct. ? 2020 IAA Traveling Animal Art Exhibit  (Admin./Front Foyer)

CAAP (IAA’s Corporate Art Appreciation Program)

caap@irvingartassociation.org

The CAAP program gives IAA member artists a unique opportunity to display their work in Irving. Venues include hospitals, libraries, retirement homes, and other local businesses and institutions. CAAP also manages the IAA traveling art exhibits at the Irving Arts Center.

Interested artists can contact CAAP Chairs Frankie Sieloff Couch (972-255-3468 or franki1930@aol.com) or Susan Murray (smurray4@msn.com)