Virtual Tour and Interviews for Museum Day

The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture hosted a virtual preview of Museum Day: Origin Stories from the Regional Musem Network. This is a showcase of the natural history, fine art, and the unique heritage of the Texoma region in one special exhibition. The exhibition is on view at the Wichita Falls Museum of…

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Update from the Texas Historical Commission

Museum News and Updates The Friends of the THC is hosting a four-part development workshop series in November, with an early-bird registration rate of $169. Participants will learn the fundamentals of fundraising, how to develop a strong case for support, what makes a successful grant proposal package, the motivations of individual donors, and the basics…

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An Update from Texas Commission on the Arts

In the coming weeks, TCA will conduct a series of virtual meetings with our field to discuss the arts’ current needs resulting from the pandemic and subsequent economic downturn. Look for your meeting invitation soon! Resources for Moving Forward Safely and Legally On September 17, Governor Abbott allowed some expansions for reopening that affect some…

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Virtual Proclamation for National Arts and Humanities Month

On behalf of area artists, arts organizations, and arts patrons – thank you to the City of Wichita Falls for recognizing the month of October as National Arts and Humanities Month in Wichita Falls! Individuals from area art nonprofits, artists, and arts patrons were on hand (and online) to accept a proclamation from Mayor Stephen…

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Museum of North Texas History to Reopen

The Museum of North Texas History will reopen to the public on October 2 and 10 a.m. Museum’s new schedule is Friday and Saturday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The suggested admission price of $5.00 for adults and $2.00 for kids. This is not required but we would appreciate it if all visitors donated the price…

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November Town Hall with Margie Reese

Join The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture on Thursday, November 19th for our final Arts Town Hall of 2020. Margie Reese, Executive Director of The Alliance, will be discussing the State of the Arts in Wichita Falls. This is a celebration! In addition to a belated birthday celebration for Margie, we’ll be taking…

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National Arts and Humanities Month 2020

October is National Arts & Humanities Month (NAHM)—a coast-to-coast collective recognition of the importance of culture in America. NAHM was launched by Americans for the Arts more than 30 years ago as National Arts Week in honor of the twentieth anniversary of the National Endowment for the Arts. In 1993, it was reestablished by Americans…

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Show Your Art – Social Media Challenge

Show Your Art is a social media campaign designed to promote awareness of National Arts and Humanities Month and engage the public in celebrating the power and diversity of the arts in our lives. This year’s campaign, #ShowYourArt2020, once again features a unique theme for each day in October to inspire you to express yourself.…

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2020 Census Countdown!

The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture recently heard from Karen Montgomery-Gagne about the implications of the 2020 Census on our community.  Karen is the liaison for the City of Wichita Falls 2020 Census Taskforce. To fill out YOUR 2020 census, click here.  

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Margie Reese to be Honored by North Texas Business Council for the Arts

Margie J. Reese, Executive Director of the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture, will be honored by the North Texas Business Council for the Arts for her tireless work and dedication to arts and culture in North Texas. Reese will accept the 2020 award for Visionary Nonprofit Arts Leader at the 32nd annual Obelisk Awards.…

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Origin Stories from the Regional Museum Network

The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture invites you to a showcase of the natural history, fine art, and the unique heritage of the Texoma region in one special exhibition at the Wichita Falls Museum of Art at MSU. “Origin Stories from the Regional Museum Network” offers the opportunity to see sample exhibitions from…

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Texoma Gives is September 10th!

Help us keep the arts working for you! The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture is committed to creating a more vibrant community. Our art in public places projects have started new conversations about the role creativity plays in solving community concerns. Citywide projects have renewed neighborhood identities, initiated partnerships within the greater non-profit sector and put artists to work changing…

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