We are committed to putting artists to work – and to engaging partners in those efforts. Artists work every day to engage residents in creative projects that celebrate our region’s heritage. They push us to think about our communities in new ways.

Explore our latest projects and partnerships!

Cultural Asset Mapping Project

The Cultural Asset Mapping Project is an initiative from the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture to identify and map the places and resources that are important to our region’s culture and creativity. The Alliance will host conversations to discuss the final maps and directories. The resulting online maps will be ever-evolving as community members…

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Downtown Wichita Falls Mural

Our work to bring more art to public spaces continues in 2022 with a four-story mural installation in Downtown Wichita Falls. Artists and project designers Jesse Baggett and Steve Hilton will work with MSU Texas Fine Arts students to complete this project. Margie Reese, Senior Program Manager of the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and…

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Lift Station #25 Mural Project

The City of Wichita Falls has collaborated with the Wichita Falls Alliance of Arts & Culture to commission a professional visual artist or artist team to design and paint a four-sided, full-building mural on the exterior walls of a sewer lift station. A lift station is a pumping station that moves wastewater from a lower…

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The Legends Project: Charlye O. Farris

The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture plans to install a permanent bronze sculpture of the late Charlye O. Farris as part of “The Legends Project,” an effort to honor North Texas legends and trailblazers. Farris holds the distinction of becoming the first African-American woman licensed to practice law in Texas, the first African-American…

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Vernon College Student Lounge Mural

Working in partnership with Vernon College, The Alliance is facilitating the installation of a mural in the Chaparral Student Lounge at Vernon’s Century City Center location in Wichita Falls. Lead Artist Meagan Le Blanc will design and paint an interior mural highlighting the Vernon College student experience from the classroom to the community and to…

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