The MAA Summer 2017 Newsletter has been released. Click the links below to view:
Page 1 (PDF, 17MB): Summer 2017 Newsletter page 1
Page 2 (PDF, 550k): Summer 2017 Newsletter page 2
Page 3 (PDF, 3MB): Summer 2017 Newsletter page 3
This is an event held approximately every 2 weeks in the Summer. There will be an opportunity to draw a live model on stage w/ studio lights. There is no instruction, just an evening of drawing.
When? The first event will be Tuesday June 13th from 6-8:30pm. Other dates:
Tuesday June 27th
Tuesday July 11
Tuesday July 25
Tuesday August 8
Where? Midland Art Center 921 W. Wadley. It’s actually on a tiny road off Wadley, across from the Palate Club and behind the Young Life Center.
Cost? The fee will be $20 to cover the cost of the facility and the model fee.
What to bring? There will be stand up easels at the Center and tables. You will need to bring all your drawing supplies and paper.
What to expect: There will be someone in charge of timing poses and rest breaks. The first model will be clothed. The June 27th event will have nude figure drawing. The other events have not be organized but may include an evening of portrait drawing.
There will also be a later notice from the Midland Arts Association about these events.
If there are specific questions, email Rick Reese: email@example.com
The March 2017 MAA newsletter has been released!
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Dates for 2016 the MAA Fall Juried Exhibition at Midland College:
October 8, 2016-Entries received 10am-2pm
October 10, 2016- Accepted/Not-accepted cards mailed
October 13, 2016- Pick up non accepted work in Allison Fine Arts Building Hallway 4-6pm
October 13, 2016- Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony 6:30-8:30pm
November 11, 2016- Exhibit closes
November 12, 2016-Pick up exhibited work 11am-1pm
Entries limited to 3 per artist. Accepted media: original ceramics, sculpture, glass, drawing, graphics, painting, fiber, photography and mixed media
For more information, please email the show Chairperson, Leslie Slaughter
This program is partially supported by the Arts Council of Midland
Just a reminder to pick up your artwork from the “2016 Texas Artists Today” exhibit on Monday, June 13th from 12-3pm. The Museum of the Southwest is only open to pick up during these hours, so please don’t be late!! If you can’t come by on Monday, please make arrangements with Jenni Opalinski by June 10th. Email her: jopalinski(at)museumsw.org The exhibit closes June 12
MAA and Palette Club Wine and Paint EveningWednesday April 20 from 6:30-9 pm.The Palate Club 907 W. Wadley (between A and 1st street)$35Come and complete an acrylic painting while sipping wine with your friends. No experience is necessary and all supplies plus wine will be supplied. The class will be limited to 20. Please reserve your place by contacting Rick Reese at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
To those of you getting the prospectus as a mailout, one section got cut off in the “Conditions” section. It should read:
“Original artwork only. From idea to execution completed within the last two years without supervision. Not previously shown
competitively in Midland.
●Do not copy published images.”
Sorry for any inconvenience this has caused. It is correct in the downloadable version you can get here: MAA Texas Artists Today 2016