Exhibit Schedule 2019

2019 Schedule

Exhibits are held at our 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. Three gallery spaces: East Gallery (large gallery); West Gallery (small); Member Spotlight (in the East Gallery)
Gallery hours:
  Sun., Wed.-Fri.. 1-5pm and Tues. 10:30-3:00 pm. Closed Mon. & Sat and City Holidays. Contact iaaexhibits@gmail.com to reserve space.

  • 25 November 2018 – 25 January 2019
    IAA Member’s Winter Show
  • 27 January 2019 – 22 February 2019
    Texas Ink – Under Pressure: Steamroller Prints Exhibit
    East Gallery
    Reception Sunday 10 February 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Remnants & Orphans
    West Gallery
  • 24 February 2019 – 29 March 2019
    Persian Art Exhibit
    East and West Gallery
    Reception Sunday 10 March 2019 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • 31 March 2019 – 26 April 2019
    Celebrating Irving: Irving Memories
    East and West Gallery
    Reception Sunday 14 April 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 28 April 2019 – 24 May 2019
    Multicultural Art Fair and Exhibit in Celebration of Cinco de Mayo
    East and West Gallery
    Reception & Art Fair Sunday 05 May 2019 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • 30 June 2019 – 9 August 2019
    Annual Tuesday Painters Exhibit
    East Gallery
    Reception Sunday 14 July 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 30 June 2019 – 26 July 2019
    Terry Cockerham Solo Exhibit: DESOLATE
    West Gallery
    Reception Sunday 14 July 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 10 August 2019 – 30 August 2019
    Beverly Fuqua Memorial Exhibit
    East Gallery
    Reception Sunday 18 August 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 28 July – 30 August 2019
    Jane Kahler Solo Exhibit
    West Gallery
    Reception Sunday 11 August 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 1 September 2019 – 27 September 2019
    IAA Animal Awards Competition
    East Gallery
    Reception and Awards Sunday 8 September 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 1 September 2019 – 27 September 2019
    Junanne Peck & Friends Exhibit
    West Gallery
    Reception and Poetry Open Mic Sunday 15 September 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 29 September 2019 – 25 October 2019
    IAA Fall Art Festival & Exhibit
    East Gallery
    Reception and Fall Festival Sunday 13 October 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 29 September 2019 – 25 October 2019
    Stephen Riella Solo Photography Exhibit
    West Gallery
    Reception Sunday 13 October 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 27 October 2019 – 22 November 2019
    3rd Annual IAA Photography Awards Competition
    East Gallery
    Reception and Awards Sunday 10 November 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 27 October 2019 – 22 November 2019
    Kushal Bastakoti Solo Exhibit
    West Gallery
    Reception and Awards Sunday 10 November 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 24 November 2019 – 17 January 2020
    IAA Member’s Winter Show
    East & West Gallery
    Reception / Member’s Party Sunday Sunday 15 December 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 26 January 2020 – 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 2020 – 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 2020 – 03 April 2020
    Persian Exhibit
    West Gallery
    Reception: Sunday 15 March 2020 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 01 March 2020 – 03 April 2020
    Solo Exhibit
    East Gallery
    Reception: Sunday 15 March 2020 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 05 April 2020 – 01 May 2020
    Celebrate Irving Spring Exhibit
    East Gallery
    Reception: Sunday 12 or 19 April 2020 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • 05 April 2020 – 01 May 2020
    Solo Exhibit
    West Gallery
    Reception: Sunday 12 or 19 April 2020 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

West Irving Library, 4444 W. Rochelle, Irving TX 75062 (near the corner of Rochelle & Esters)

  • Jan. 6 – Mar. 30, 2019 Annual IAA Winter Art Exhibit
  • Mar. 30 – June 30 Celebrate Irving Art Exhibit (open show)
  • June 30 –  Sept. 29 Annual IAA Summer Art Exhibit
  • Sept. 29 – Dec. 29 IAA Fall Members Art Exhibit

Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving TX 75062

  • May 12 – June 9 34th Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition. Main Gallery. Jurors Susan Roth Romans and Jordan Roth–  Juror talk & Reception: Sat., April 13, 7 – 9 pm; Reception & Awards Ceremony: Sun., May 19. 2 pm – 5 pm
  • July 13 – Aug. 25 2019 IAA Winners’ Exhibit  (Dupree Theater Lobby)
  • Oct. 5, 2019 – Jan. 12, 2020 2019 IAA Traveling Animal Art Exhibit  (Admin./Front Foyer)

ANNUAL EVENTS

The exhibits at Jaycee Park Center for the Arts include annual events sponsored by Irving Art Association:

  • The Annual IAA Members Awards Exhibit, open to IAA members only, held in May & June
  • The Annual Animal Art Awards Exhibit (combing the Annual Unconditional Love – Juried Pet Art Show and the Annual Wildlife Juried Art Competition) open to all, held in September.
  • The Annual IAA Members Winter Art Show, a non-juried show open to all IAA members, usually held in December. (not restricted to holiday themes).
  • New in 2017! the Annual IAA Photography Exhibit

Artist of the Month: A free competition open to all IAA members. Bring your paintings to the meetings September through June. The winner will be displayed at the Center for a month and receive ribbons and prizes (usually Asel Art gift certificates).

Three other exhibits are held at the prestigious Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. MacArthur:

  • The annual Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Competition, held in May & June, which draws from neighboring states also. Official website: TexasandNeighbors.com. Cosponsored by the Irving Arts Center.
  • The annual IAA Members Winners exhibit, held in June or July, displaying winners from IAA’s annual juried members show, plus the challenge theme entries.
  • The Annual Animal Art Traveling Exhibit, held in October and November.

ALTERNATIVE ART SPACES

Corporate Art Appreciation Program (CAAP): CAAP program gives its member artists a unique opportunity to display their work in Irving. Venues include hospitals, libraries, retirement homes, and other local businesses and institutions. Interested artists can contact CAAP Chair Frankie Sieloff Couch at 972-255-3468 or franki1930@aol.com or caap@irvingartassociation.org.

For links to other art exhibits in Irving, see the Art Around Irving page.