Wild West Mural Fest begins Saturday and other art news
Public Art Profile
Cherry, Have It All
The busiest artist in town dramatically changed a corner of Henderson Avenue in April earlier this year. Check out Michael McPheeter’s mural, Cherry, Have It All on the side of Beauty Bar. Tag @exploredallasart in your photos to be featured! Learn more about the mural here.
Go Behind the Scenes with Sweet Tooth
Sweet Tooth Hotel is bringing the sensational pop-up back with a new immersive exhibit, “1955.” Walk into a rocket ship fueled by rainbows, when “1955” begins its two-month run on Nov. 1. This week, Sweet Tooth launched a private Instagram account giving a behind-the-scenes view of building the next-chapter, wow-factor art installation. Request a follow from @buildsweettooth and see the progress.
New murals going up for Wild West
The Wild West Mural Fest begins Saturday with 10 new murals going up across West Dallas and Oak Cliff. The artist takeover will highlight the creative community while adding new street art to the neighborhood.
Dallas artists Whereon, Sour Grapes, Lesli Marshall, Trey Wilder, and Drigo will be joined by MDMN of Phoenix, Alex Arzu of Houston, Jenny Lane from Austin and Mariell Guzman coming from Fort Worth.
See the new murals and meet the artists at Art Walk West on Saturday, Oct. 20. Presented by the West Dallas Chamber, the fourth annual event will feature artists, artisans, and creatives opening their doors for a day of exploration. Follow @wildwestmuralfest for the latest details.
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