Tag Archives: Star of Texas Art Project

Six New Public Art Pieces Installed as Part of Star of Texas Project

The Arlington Museum of Art added six new stars to the public art campaign called the Star of Texas Art Project in The American Dream City. New stars have been installed at Tails ‘N Trails Dog Park at the Arlington Animal Services Center, the Ott Cribbs Public Safety Center (two stars), Water Utilities…

‘An Ultimate Sacrifice’: Local Artist Creates Public Art Piece Honoring Arlington Police

Thanks to a local artist, the Arlington Police Department has a star to call its own. The public art piece, which has been titled “An Ultimate Sacrifice,” was installed last week on the front lawn of the Ott Cribbs Public Safety Building on Division Street in Downtown Arlington. It is one of…

Culture Buzz: Star of Texas Challenge Combines Public Art & Family Fun

The newest “Culture Buzz” segment on MyArlingtonTV takes a journey across The American Dream City with the Star of Texas Challenge, a social media event inviting residents to take pictures with all 20 stars included in the Arlington Museum of Art‘s “Star of Texas” project.“The Star of Texas” project, officially unveiled…

Pokémon Go: Gotta Catch ‘Em All in the American Dream City

Are you a Pokémon Go trainer? From your neighborhood park to the Six Flags Over Texas theme park, you don’t have to look too hard in Arlington to find Pokéstops, gyms and Pokémon to capture. The goal of this hit game, already being called a worldwide phenomenon, is to travel around…

Take the Star of Texas Challenge in The American Dream City!

Now’s your chance to check out Arlington’s newest public art, get your picture on the City’s Facebook and Twitter pages and win a prize pack all at the same time. It’s the Star of Texas Challenge and you can join the race. The City and the Arlington Museum of Art challenge residents to visit the 20…

Downtown Arlington Seeks Cultural District Designation from Texas Commission on the Arts

From the colorful sculptures on display along busy streets to the diverse mix of concerts, shows and art exhibits offered year-round, it’s easy to identify downtown Arlington as a growing cultural arts destination within the city. Now, the Downtown Arlington Management Corporation has its fingers crossed that the state will make…

‘Star of Texas’ Project Inspires Arlington Residents to Dream Big

You may have noticed stars popping up across The American Dream City, and each one is part of an exciting project called “The Star of Texas.”“The Star of Texas” project, officially unveiled by the Arlington Museum of Art as an exhibit back in November 2015, celebrates the city’s brand, Arlington: The American Dream…

Arlington Museum Officially Unveils Star of Texas Art Project

The Arlington Museum of Art unveiled its Star of Texas art exhibit to the public this past this Friday, November 20, 2015, with a reception in Downtown. The project includes 20 fiberglass stars that will be positioned throughout Arlington’s Cultural Arts District, Downtown and Entertainment District. Residents will start to see the stars being…

Arlington Museum Unveils New “Star of Texas” Project: Nov. 20, 2015

The Arlington Museum of Art is opening its Star of Texas exhibit this Friday, November 20, 2015, with a reception from 6:30-8:30 p. m. The project was unveiled in September and includes 20 fiberglass stars positioned throughout Arlington’s Cultural Arts District, Downtown and Entertainment District.“This project will open people’s eyes to art in…

Arlington Museum Unveils New “Star of Texas” Art Project

Listen to artist Karen Foster talk about the “Star of Texas” art projectThe Arlington Museum of Art unveils an exciting new art project in The American Dream City today, September 17, titled “The Star of Texas.”The unveiling took place at the Levitt Pavilion in Downtown Arlington during the Arlington Tomorrow Foundation’s North Texas Giving Day. The…