"With a family-friendly vibe and approach, the Frisco Art Gallery is a peerless resource for art lovers looking to expand their knowledge of unique exhibits, trailblazing and emerging artists, and the people shaping our city as a cultural destination."

-Wendi McGowan-Ellis, LifeStyle Frisco

 

Frisco Art Gallery

Display artwork and host art receptions in one or both of the galleries at the Frisco Discovery Center. The Main Gallery features bright colors, soaring ceilings and contemporary décor.  The Arakawa Rail and Cable system allows for 186 linear feet of hanging space. At 855 square feet, the Reception Gallery provides a more intimate exhibition space for artists.

 

Both the Main and Reception Galleries are FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC:

Tuesday-Thursday: 9-5 PM

Friday: 9AM-8PM

Saturday: 10AM-8PM

Sunday:  from 12-6PM

Monday: CLOSED

 

The Frisco Art Gallery features rotating exhibits by local, regional, national, and international artists as part of solo or group shows. From Venezuela to the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco, the Frisco Discovery Center welcomes a broad range of artists to exhibit. The galleries primarily support the display of two-dimensional media, such as painting and photography. Limited space for sculptural work is available.

 

Interested in hosting an exhibit in the Frisco Art Gallery?

Contact pprater@friscotexas.gov or call 972-292-6651.

 

 

 

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"Flowtography: where poetry and photography intersect" - Chet Tucker Solo Show - September 3-October 1 - Frisco Art Gallery

Emerging artist, Chet Tucker, will be exhibiting photographs from his images of landscapes, urban streets, and a recent trip to the Mount Everest Base Camp in Nepal. There will be public reception on Saturday, September 10, from 3-5PM, including a gallery talk with the artist at 4PM. Free and open to the public.

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ARTS NIGHT OUT - for Frisco ISD students, teachers, and parents: Thursday, September 29th, 6:30-8:30PM

Join local artist, resident, photographer and poet, Chet Tucker, for a brief gallery talk, Q&A session, raffle, and refreshments in the Frisco Art Gallery, centered around his exhibition, “Flowtography: where poetry & photography intersect.”

Browse his incredible photographic journey to Mt. Everest Base Camp along with other candid street and landscape photography, intermingled with original pieces of narrative poetry. Free admission.

 

Questions? Call 972-292-6651 or email pprater@friscotexas.gov

 

 

 

October 3-29th -  Crème de la crème: VAGF Member Show

 

The Visual Arts Guild of Frisco will be featuring the best of their member's creativity in the Frisco Art Gallery for the month of October. Join them for a public reception on Sunday, October 16th, from 6:30-8:30PM. Questions? Email info@vagf.org or see https://vagf.org/events/  

 

 

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Call For Artists!

 

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Art Exhibition from Oct 31st- Dec 3rd

The Frisco Art Gallery is looking for artists with a desire to exhibit any two-dimensional works.

Submission deadline is Monday, Oct. 10.

A $30 entry fee per artist is required. Artists may submit up to 5 pieces.

To submit work, send .jpegs of individual works to dhill@friscotexas.gov.

Work must be titled with artist's name.

Artist will be notified of their acceptance on or before Saturday, Oct. 22.

Upon acceptance:

Artist agreement must be completed

List: artist, title, size, media, description, and price attached to back of work.

To meet gallery requirements, work must be ready-to-hang for Arakawa Railing System (wire on back is best).

  • Drop off date will be Sunday, Oct. 30 between 10am-12pm.

Entry fee ($30) due by drop off date. Check or credit card only. No cash. Checks made out to "City of Frisco"

  • Pick up will be Sunday, Dec. 4 between 12pm-2pm.

 

Artist Agreement and Entry Form

For more information contact dhill@friscotexas.gov or call 972-292-6651