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Dream Big: Engineering Our World @ The Omni IMAX
From the world's tallest buildings to underwater robots and a solar car race across Australia, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and shows how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected ways. With...
Fort Worth Museum of Science & History
Fort Worth, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Sun 8/13/17
Art: Art Show, Experimental/Perf. Art
#28grams
#28Grams is a one-of-a-kind exhibition that connects the public to some of the most highly representational, figurative, and abstract artists from across the globe who are using modern platforms in striking and innovative ways. Unparalleled in its curatori...
Fort Works Art
Fort Worth, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Sat 5/20/17 at 9am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Sculpture
ZimSculpt
ZimSculpt, a world renowned exhibition of modern Zimbabwean stone sculptures, features over 200 sculptures on display at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden. This is the largest collection ever assembled for a show in the U.S. Known as Shona sculptu...
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens
Dallas, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Mon 7/31/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Spring Arts Festival 2017
The Spring Arts Festival features the work of over 600 students from more than 40 courses. The festival offers audiences the opportunity to roam form one building to another, taking in art exhibitions and classical, jazz, theater, dance, guitar, piano and ...
University of Texas at Dallas
Dallas, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Fri 5/12/17 at 7pm
Art: Gallery
32nd Annual Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition
This prestigious five-state competition features 2-D artwork by artists from Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico and Oklahoma. Juried by artist, Michael Holter NWS, OPS, SWS, SWA.
Irving Arts Center
Irving, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Wed 5/3/17 at 9am-5pm
Thu 5/4/17 at 9am-8pm
Fri 5/5/17 at 9am-5pm
Sat 5/6/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/7/17 at 1pm-5pm
Art: Gallery, Bowling
Bowling Through History: 5,000 Years & Counting
The International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame is proud to partner with the Fort Worth Library to create an exhibit that educates the public on the history of bowling. Displays include unique historical artifacts and images relating to bowling history a...
Fort Worth Public Library & Central Gallery
Fort Worth, TX

Mon 5/1/17 at 10am-6pm
Tue 5/2/17 at 12pm-8pm
Wed 5/3/17 at 10am-6pm
Thu 5/4/17 at 12pm-8pm
Fri 5/5/17 - Sat 5/6/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Museum, Children
Dora and Diego: Let’s Explore
hildren and families are invited to the enchanting world of Dora the Explorer, her animal-rescuing cousin Diego, and their friends Boots and Baby Jaguar! Here they can explore Isa's Flowery Garden, help Tico gather nuts, join the Pirate Piggies' crew as th...
Fort Worth Museum of Science & History
Fort Worth, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Sat 5/6/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/7/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/8/17 - Sat 5/13/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/14/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/15/17 - Sat 5/20/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, Museum
Energy 2017
Communication Design students create installations using new media technology, presenting a range of concepts and designs produced at Collin College
Collin College – THE ARTS Gallery
Plano, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Thu 5/4/17 at 9am-8pm
Fri 5/5/17 - Sat 5/6/17 at 9am-3pm
Mon 5/8/17 - Thu 5/11/17 at 9am-8pm
Fri 5/12/17 - Sat 5/13/17 at 9am-3pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Filming the Camps: From Hollywood to Nuremberg
The Nuremberg Trials in 1945 used an unprecedented form of evidence—film of the war and the liberation of concentration camps. The raw footage compiled into a documentary titled Nazi Concentration Camps became crucial evidence, presenting the crimes the Na...
Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center For Education and Tolerance
Dallas, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Fri 5/5/17 at 9:30am-5pm
Sat 5/6/17 - Sun 5/7/17 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/8/17 - Fri 5/12/17 at 9:30am-5pm
Sat 5/13/17 - Sun 5/14/17 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/15/17 - Fri 5/19/17 at 9:30am-5pm
Music: R&B/Soul, Rock
Funky Knuckles
The inevitable result of a talent-soaked soul and jazz community, the Funky Knuckles are taking the sound of Dallas to an entirely different level.
Granada Theater
Dallas, TX

Mon 5/1/17 at 10pm
Mon 5/8/17 at 10pm
Mon 5/15/17 at 10pm
Mon 5/22/17 at 10pm
Mon 5/29/17 at 10pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Hidden Treasures: Celebrating 75 Years
It’s an exhibit unlike any other filled with iconic artifacts from a teaching collection which has inspired generations. From period rooms showcasing life in a bygone era to Texas History artifacts to a spectacular array of ceremonial masks from around th...
Fort Worth Museum of Science & History
Fort Worth, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Sat 5/6/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/7/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/8/17 - Sat 5/13/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/14/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/15/17 - Sat 5/20/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Hide & Horn on the Chisolm Trail
Hide & Horn is a cattle trail-era focus exhibition featuring collectors' items that honor and illuminate the greatest migration of livestock in world history. Displays include an 1873 trail map and guidebook for drovers, one of the four most important book...
Sid Richardson Museum
Fort Worth, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Thu 5/4/17 at 9am-5pm
Fri 5/5/17 - Sat 5/6/17 at 9am-8pm
Sun 5/7/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/8/17 - Thu 5/11/17 at 9am-5pm
Fri 5/12/17 - Sat 5/13/17 at 9am-8pm
Art: Gallery, Art Show
Jack Whitten: Earlier Works
Bivins Gallery is pleased to present Jack Whitten: Earlier Works from April 1- May 6, 2017. Created during a five-year period in the late 1960s, the paintings and works on paper featured in Jack Whitten: Earlier Works reference race, cosmology, music, and ...
Bivins Gallery
Dallas, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Fri 5/5/17 at 10am-5pm
Sat 5/6/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, History/Science, Mixed Media, Multimedia, Museum, Painting, Sculpture, Textiles
Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed
They’re one of the most sophisticated and powerful civilizations of all time. They invented calendar and mathematical systems of remarkable precision and accuracy well before the advent of the atomic clock. And they discovered the delicious allure of the c...
Perot Museum of Nature and Science (formely Museum of Nature and Science)
Dallas, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Sat 5/6/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/7/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/8/17 - Sat 5/13/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/14/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/15/17 - Sat 5/20/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Family/Child
Monolithic Dome Institute tours
Come tour the Monolithic Dome Institute, where you will see different types of domes and how they are made. Includes a guided tour of a 2700 sq ft home, and self-guided tour of the complex. Sites include Bruco the caterpillar, a gazeedome, prototype dome, ...
Monolithic Dome Institute
Italy, TX

Mon 5/1/17 at 10am-4pm
Tue 5/2/17 at 10am-4pm
Wed 5/3/17 at 10am-4pm
Thu 5/4/17 at 10am-4pm
Fri 5/5/17 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Family/Child
Monolithic Dome Institute tours
Come tour the Monolithic Dome Institute, where you will see different types of domes and how they are made. Includes a guided tour of a 2700 sq ft home, and self-guided tour of the complex. Sites include Bruco the caterpillar, a gazeedome, prototype dome, ...
Monolithic Dome Institute
Italy, TX

Mon 5/1/17 at 10am-4pm
Tue 5/2/17 at 10am-4pm
Wed 5/3/17 at 10am-4pm
Thu 5/4/17 at 10am-4pm
Fri 5/5/17 at 10am-4pm
Art: Gallery
Resonance & Memory: The Essence of Landscape
A group exhibition featuring eight artists who, through photography, drawings, paintings, and sculptures, explore the profoundly mysterious, elusive and imaginary qualities of the natural world and our relationship with it.
Irving Arts Center
Irving, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Wed 5/3/17 at 9am-5pm
Thu 5/4/17 at 9am-8pm
Fri 5/5/17 at 9am-5pm
Sat 5/6/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/7/17 at 1pm-5pm
Art: Gallery
Retrospective: Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth 125th Anniversary
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth was founded in 1892 by a group of 25 women with a goal of introducing culture to the city and was originally chartered as the Fort Worth Public Library and Art Gallery. In 1954, a separate institution was established as ...
Fort Worth Public Library & Central Gallery
Fort Worth, TX

Mon 5/1/17 at 10am-6pm
Tue 5/2/17 at 12pm-8pm
Wed 5/3/17 at 10am-6pm
Thu 5/4/17 at 12pm-8pm
Fri 5/5/17 - Sat 5/6/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Gallery
Society of Watercolor Artists Juried International
For more than 30 years, the Society of Watercolor Artists has represented the finest in watercolor art. Based in Fort Worth and Tarrant County, this year’s international juried exhibition features works from around the world. Learn more at www.swawatercolo...
Fort Worth Public Library & Central Gallery
Fort Worth, TX

Mon 5/1/17 at 10am-6pm
Tue 5/2/17 at 12pm-8pm
Wed 5/3/17 at 10am-6pm
Thu 5/4/17 at 12pm-8pm
Fri 5/5/17 - Sat 5/6/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Museum
Southwest Airlines: The Heart of our History
The Heart of our History Gallery tells the story of Dallas’s own Southwest Airlines—from its beginnings at Love Field as a three-airplane carrier in 1971 to its current place as the airline with the world’s largest fleet of Boeing 737s. Indeed, the galler...
Frontiers of Flight Museum
Dallas, TX

Mon 5/1/17 - Sat 5/6/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/7/17 at 1pm-5pm
Mon 5/8/17 - Sat 5/13/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/14/17 at 1pm-5pm
Mon 5/15/17 - Sat 5/20/17 at 10am-5pm
    

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