Coming this August 20-21, Fort Worth Public Art presents new artworks by two internationally acclaimed new media artists: Refik Anadol and Quayola, to be projected onto the historic Pioneer Tower!
To celebrate the premiere of these artworks, the Arts Council of Fort Worth and AURORA are presenting an exciting exhibition of new media works by regional artists curated by Lauren Cross, Ph.D. on the grounds surrounding the tower by North Texas artists Nick Bontrager, Ciara Elle Bryant, Angela Faz, Jessica Fuentes, Jeff Gibbons, Jin Ya Huang, Sedrick and Leticia Huckaby, Raul Rodrigues, and Bernardo Vallarino. These works will be exhibited throughout the Will Rogers campus.
In Fort Worth's celebrated Cultural District, visitors can explore museums and historical buildings that are acclaimed for their architecture nestled in an easily walkable in a relaxing, park-like setting.
The Arts Council of Fort Worth cares deeply about our arts community and has compiled an on-going list of resources. Artists, musicians, writers, actors, and creatives who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic will find financial, mental health, and immediate response resources.
ARTS FOR ALL
The Arts Council of Fort Worth continues to stand in solidarity with Black Lives Matter and against systemic racism and police brutality. We are committed to listen, learn, and be a part of the transformation of our society through the power of art.