A Year in Review at The Alliance

There are only a few days left in 2022, and it has been a year! Since the inception of this organization in 2016, The Alliance has installed 11 public art pieces, including murals and temporary sculptures, across Texoma. By the end of the year, we will add three new murals to that list! We have…

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A New Mural Celebrating Nature Dedicated in Wichita Falls

“This is one of the coolest dedications I’ve ever done, both literally and figuratively,” said Daniel Nix, Utilities Operations Manager for the City of Wichita Falls, at a very chilly mural dedication Tuesday afternoon in Wichita Falls. Lift Station #25 Mural is located on Midwestern Parkway, within Weeks Park, across from the intersection of Midwestern…

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11 Ideas for Ways To Donate This Holiday Season

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library at the Arts Council Wichita Falls Area, Inc. Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is dedicated to inspiring a love of reading by gifting books to children from birth to age five through funding shared by Dolly Parton and local community partners in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, and the…

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A New Mural in Wichita Falls Ready For Debut

WHEN: Tuesday, December 20 at 2 pm WHERE: Lift Station #25, located on Midwestern Parkway near the intersection of Irving Place. WHAT: The City of Wichita Falls Public Works Department and the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture will hold a mural dedication ceremony. Local artist Aaron Soto designed and painted the four-sided mural,…

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Backdoor Theatre Looking for Operations & Production Assistant

Backdoor Theatre is looking to add an Operations & Production Assistant to its team. The non-profit community theatre will begin the interview process soon and looking to hire before the end of January. The Operations & Production Assistant pays $16/hour part-time. Duties include assisting with all technical aspects of mounting a theatrical production, assisting in…

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Your Guide to Local Arts and Culture Holiday Events

WF Youth Symphony Orchestra Christmas Concert – Friday, December 16 WFYSO invites you to join its annual Christmas concert as the organization celebrates 30 years of exceptional music performance. After the show, don’t forget to partake in the tradition of viewing MSU Burns Fantasy of Lights! WFYSO will also be raffling off two tickets to…

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Don’t Miss Upcoming TCA Grant Deadlines

Texas Commission on the Arts has several upcoming application deadlines for area nonprofits. According to TCA officials, nonprofit leaders can ask that a TCA staff member look over an application and give any feedback, however, these requests should be made two weeks before the application deadline. Grant Program: Arts Respond Project  Arts Respond Project grants…

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The Alliance debuts Holiday Artist Market 

WICHITA FALLS – The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture is launching a pop-up Holiday Artist Market, offering locally-produced, one-of-a-kind presents for the holidays.  The event will be Saturday, December 3, on the lawn of the Kell House during the annual Santa House. Eleven local artists will showcase unique hand-crafted items, including home decor,…

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The Alliance To Host Holiday Open House

‘TIS THE SEASON TO CELEBRATE ARTS & CULTURE! Thursday, December 15 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Join us for our last networking session for the year. Please bring a children’s book to be donated to Reading is Power. Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts & Culture 1005 9th Street, Suite 102, Wichita Falls, TX 76308

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Local artist chosen to complete Weeks Park lift station mural 

WICHITA FALLS – An unassuming building in Weeks Park will soon be transformed by a colorful mural inspired by native plants and animals. The City of Wichita Falls Public Works Department has partnered with the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture (The Alliance) to commission local artist Aaron Soto to design and paint a…

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