The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden hosts Artscape, a juried fine art show and sale presented by Lambert Landscape Company.
Member preview: Friday, April 24, 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m. (for members only with reservations and sold out)
Actual event open to the public: Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Entrance to the show on Saturday and Sunday is free with paid garden admission.
Artscape features 75 artists from 14 states showcasing their nature-inspired artwork for sale including paintings, sculpture, 2-D and 3-D mixed media pieces, photography and more.
Artists of note who have juried into this year's show include Dale Robbins of Flemington, Mo., whose custom lathe, featured in Fine Woodworking and Wood magazines, has allowed him to create intricate works of art made entirely out of wood; Dallasites Scott Williams, a photographer, and Nikki Gulley, a painter, are a husband and wife duo who travel the world together capturing the beauty of their surroundings; Fred Prescott of Santa Fe, N.M., constructs colorful, kinetic sculptures that have been commissioned by Warner Brother Studios and Walt Disney Company.
More information: http://www.dallasarboretum.org/visit/seasonal-festivals-events/artscape
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens is located on the southeastern shore of White Rock Lake at 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218. The Dallas Arboretum is also the home of the internationally acclaimed Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden. The Arboretum is open daily from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. General admission is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors 65 and older, $10 for children 3-12 and free for Arboretum members and children two and under. There is an additional cost of $3 per person for entrance into the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden. On-site parking is $15; pre-purchased online parking is $8. The Dallas Morning News is the principal partner of the Dallas Arboretum. The Arboretum is supported, in part, by funds from the Dallas Park and Recreation Department. WFAA is an official media sponsor for the Dallas Arboretum.