Soul Art Renewal – Art, Poetry & Photography call for entries

Soul Art Renewal is a multi-gallery and multi-media celebration of art and artists in response to the COVID-19 pandemic that will be display at GDAC in Summer 2021. The project’s aim is to focus on healing, hope, and community resilience … Continue reading

50th Anniversary Member Org. Spotlight: Denton Community Chorus Nov. 15

Thursday, November 15 at 7 PM – 7:30 PM

Greater Denton Arts Council

400 E Hickory St, Denton, Texas 76201

Coming right off the heels of their second Gospel Jamboree, the Denton Community Chorus will perform selections from their fall … Continue reading

Denton Quilt Guild: 50th Anniversary Member Org. Spotlight Oct. 18

As part of our ongoing 50th Anniversary celebration, the Denton Quilt Guild will display samples of quilts and other small projects created by their members. Come speak with key leaders of the organization about one of America’s oldest artforms and

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Drink and Draw Figure Drawing

Drink and Draw Figure Drawing
Every Third Thursday @ PAAC | 6 – 9 PM

Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
$10 to draw, BYOB

Come join us in the studio for a life drawing study facilitated by local artist, Marko Head. In … Continue reading

Family Program: I Come as One, but Stand as 10,000, Tyrone Geter Oct. 20

Every third Saturday of the month the Greater Denton Arts Council offers fun for the whole family! In October we’ll visit Tyrone Geter’s solo exhibition, I Come as One, but Stand as 10,000, to explore the artist’s approach to figure … Continue reading

Open Studio at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center on Fridays

Open Studio
Every Friday | 10 AM – 3 PM
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Are you lacking inspiration? Do you want to get out of the house or just need more workspace? The Greater Denton Arts Council is here for you! … Continue reading

Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition + Exhibition – deadline Sept. 30


The Greater Denton Arts Council proudly presents the 32nd annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. Recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country, Materials: Hard + Soft began … Continue reading

Figure Drawing Workshop with Marko Head Oct. 13

Figure Drawing Workshop with Marko Head
Saturday, October 13, 2018
10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
$35 Public; $30 Member

Ages 12 and up

Throughout the history of art, the human figure has remained a persistent subject of intrigue that … Continue reading

Healing Through the Arts October 11

In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, you are invited to heal and be healed through art and musical therapies including a hands-on arts project, dance performances from TWU, UNT, Moore Street Baptist Church, and local African American churches, as … Continue reading

Children’s Art Festival Sept. 29 in Denton

Saturday, September 29th

400 E Hickory St, Denton TX, 76201


Come join us for our Children’s Art Festival here at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. This is your chance to bring your kids out to see many different local artists … Continue reading

Artist at Work: Amie Adelman Installation Sept. 1

Artist at Work: Amie Adelman Installation
Saturday, September 1, 2018
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton TX

Ever wonder what an artist in process looks like? Find out as you watch Amie Adelman, Professor and the Fibers Coordinator … Continue reading