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Update on Texas Commission on the Arts Funding

Jun 17, 2019

Update on TCA’s Funding TCA’s budget for 2020 and 2021 is now official! Governor Abbott has signed the budget into law as part of House Bill 1. The budget adds the following amounts to TCA’s base budget: Exceptional Item #1 – Restore Cultural Districts Project (CDP) Grants Base-Level Funding TOTAL: $10,000,000 over the biennium. Exceptional…

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Summer 2019 Business Hours

Jun 5, 2019

The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture office will be closed to the public on Fridays starting June 14.  Our regular hours will resume beginning August 5. The offices will also be closed July 4 & 5. If you have any questions regarding this change, please contact our office by calling (940) 500-4451 or emailing…

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10 Ways to Enjoy the Eastside Murals

Jun 4, 2019

Our community is fortunate to have talented local artists who inspire us through their art.  There are already more than a dozen murals across Wichita Falls. Murals are presented for you to enjoy – with your family, your friends and of course, for anyone visiting you from out of town. The murals commissioned by the…

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Mural Captures Childhood Imagination

Jun 3, 2019

Latest mural created in eastern Wichita Falls captures childhood imagination (Torin Halsey/Times Record News) The second in a series of four new murals on the East side of Wichita Falls was officially unveiled Monday morning. The artwork, designed by artist and Midwestern State University graduate Selena Mize, features vibrant colors, bold graphics and the expressive…

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Second WF eastside mural complete, sparks idea for Vernon

Jun 3, 2019

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) – The second eastside mural commissioned by the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture is complete, but this is just the beginning for the non-profit. Located at what many know as Fly’s Gas Station, the Harding street piece of art marks a halfway point for the Eastside Mural Project. The success…

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