OPEN CALL: Business Council for the Arts Seeks Nominations for 2017 Obelisk Awards
OPEN CALL: Business Council for the Arts Requests Nominations for 2017 Obelisk Awards Annual Obelisk Awards honors companies and individuals whose contributions and achievements in the arts have impacted North Texas The Business Council for the Arts has opened nominations for the 2017 Obelisk Awards, which honors business leaders and companies for their invaluable support of arts and culture in North Texas. Nominations are open through June 21. The 2017 co-chairs will be Steven Roth, senior deputy general counsel of Parkland Health and Hospital System, and his wife Dr.Thai-Ian Tran. Winners will be honored at the 29th annual Obelisk Awards luncheon on November 15, 2017 at the Belo Mansion. 2016 recipient Alfredo Duarte, Taxco Food Produce…
Study Finds Making Art Can Reduce Your Stress (No Matter How Skilled You Are)
Research shows that the benefits of art therapy are able to lower cortisol levels and restore your sense of calm.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Touchstone Foundation for the Arts
Founded in 1976, Touchstone Gallery is an artist-owned commercial gallery located in the heart of downtown DC at 901 New York Avenue NW. The Gallery created the independent Touchstone Foundation for the Arts (TFA) in 2012 in order to expand a commitment to community involvement. The Fellowship program has been ongoing since 2014 Benefits: – TFA Fellows become full members of Touchstone Gallery for two years, culminating in a solo show at the end of this period. – The expenses of membership and of the show are paid by the Foundation, a value of over $4500.00. – Exhibition of at least one work in monthly group shows and least one work in any expanded All-Member Show. – Bin space for storage of additional 2 pieces which are presented to potential buyers who show…