On My Own Time 2022 Visual Arts Showcase: Artists’ Reception Sept. 30

Join us in celebrating the regional winners from the On My Own Time 2022 Visual Arts Showcase! On My Own Time is a trademarked arts competition offering businesses and their employees the opportunity to showcase their literary and visual arts talents. Experience the creativity of professionals from across North Texas, and their over 175 unique works … Continue reading On My Own Time 2022 Visual Arts Showcase: Artists’ Reception Sept. 30

BCA’s Leadership Arts Institute – apply today

Apply Today for BCA's Leadership Arts Institute Classes of 2023 Business Council for the Arts (BCA) is accepting applications for the 2022-2023 classes of Leadership Arts Institute (LAI) in both Dallas County as well as Collin and Denton Counties.  LAI was founded by philanthropist and business leader Ray Nasher in 1989 to train and develop the … Continue reading BCA’s Leadership Arts Institute – apply today

The 2021 Obelisk Awards Nov. 17

The 2021 Obelisk Award honorees include 12 deserving businesses, individuals, and organizations who have made a significant impact on arts and culture in North Texas. Attend the Obelisk Awards presentation on November 17th at noon at The Fairmont Dallas and celebrate the extraordinary accomplishments of these arts and business luminaries. Learn more about the honorees.  Obelisk Awards … Continue reading The 2021 Obelisk Awards Nov. 17

Join BCA’s Leadership Arts Alumni for The Stars at Night, A Watercolor Painting Class

Learn to paint a stunning watercolor image and enjoy complimentary sips and lite desserts!Ticket sale proceeds support LAI scholarships!Join the Leadership Arts Alumni for an art class held both in person AND virtually! The Stars at Night is a watercolor painting class suitable for all skill levels.  The in-person ticket includes all needed materials, two complimentary … Continue reading Join BCA’s Leadership Arts Alumni for The Stars at Night, A Watercolor Painting Class

Leadership Arts Alumni present Connect for the Arts: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion on Nonprofit Boards

Register to Attend >> Business Council for the Arts' (BCA) Leadership Arts Alumni (LAA) is excited to bring back the summer discussion series Connect for the Arts (C4tA) in 2021! C4tA is comprised of online forums for learning and discussion about current challenges facing the North Texas arts and culture non-profit community.  This first discussion topic is … Continue reading Leadership Arts Alumni present Connect for the Arts: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion on Nonprofit Boards

Arts & Health Webinar: Why Art Therapy Works!

Thursday, February 25, 202112:00 PM - 1:00 PM Can art therapy have measurable health outcomes on our physiology and psychology? How can creativity and self-expression aid in resilience, recovery, and overall health? Join us for a fascinating conversation with Dr. Girijia Kaimal, a trailblazer in the world of art therapy who was listed among 100 … Continue reading Arts & Health Webinar: Why Art Therapy Works!

Creative Interventions for Anxiety and Depression free Webinar Oct. 2

Creative Interventions for Anxiety and Depression, a free webinar from Business Council for the Arts - Arts & Health Arts & HealthHow can creativity and the arts help navigate the challenges associated with mental health disorders such as anxiety and depression? What are some creative solutions to mitigate stress and anxiety using proven methods to … Continue reading Creative Interventions for Anxiety and Depression free Webinar Oct. 2

BCA Webinar Aug. 20: Arts & Health

Arts & HealthThe Artist as Patient How can the arts empower us -- as artists, patients and caregivers -- to navigate the challenges associated with serious health conditions, particularly movement disorders like Parkinson's? What's the impact of illness and recovery on the artist and their creative process? How can art help create lasting, therapeutic change … Continue reading BCA Webinar Aug. 20: Arts & Health

BCA Webinar Aug. 12: Landscape Painting

Across the Board Landscape Painting with Dr. Robert Dye Most people recognize Robert Dye as the highly-awarded Chief Economist of Comerica Bank. In that role, Robert has been recognized by his peers for the accuracy and vision of his economic forecasts. Yet for more than 35 years, Robert has also been a professional artist, exhibiting his work … Continue reading BCA Webinar Aug. 12: Landscape Painting

BCA’s Connect for the Arts July 29 webinar

Business Council for the Arts' (BCA) Leadership Arts Alumni (LAA) are creating a series of online forums for learning and discussion about current challenges facing the North Texas arts and culture non-profit community.  The Connect for the Arts (C4tA) diversity session prompted by the Black Lives Matter movement will address racial justice in arts and culture nonprofit organizations … Continue reading BCA’s Connect for the Arts July 29 webinar

BCA’s Leadership Arts Applications deadline July 31st

Apply to the Leadership Arts Institute by July 31st, 2020! Apply here Why should you participate? Strengthen your expertise as a leader Learn best practices in nonprofit board leadership and utilize them to serve your community Meet prominent business leaders who advocate for North Texas as a creative community Gain access to resources that promote … Continue reading BCA’s Leadership Arts Applications deadline July 31st

Business Council for the Arts: Obelisk Awards 2020 Nomination Deadline Now June 19th!

Recognize outstanding individuals, businesses, and arts/culture organizations by submitting a nomination for the 2020 Obelisk Awards! Make your nomination in one of this year's categories by June 19. If your nominee is selected you will receive a complimentary invitation to the Obelisk Awards on November 17th! All nominations are due by June 19, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. Make … Continue reading Business Council for the Arts: Obelisk Awards 2020 Nomination Deadline Now June 19th!

BCA presents ARTS & HEALTHCARE BREAKFAST June 20

Thu, June 20, 2019 7:30 AM – 9:30 AMThe Fairmont Dallas 1717 North Akard Street Dallas, TX 75201 Purchase TICKETS For more information about sponsorship, please visit: https://ntbca.org/arts-healthcare-breakfast-2019 7:30 – 8:00 AM Registration & Networking 8:00 – 9:30 AM Breakfast & Presentation 9:45 - 10:45 AM Optional Round Table Discussions Pioneers in healthcare are integrating … Continue reading BCA presents ARTS & HEALTHCARE BREAKFAST June 20

BCA Nonprofit Board Workshop May 4

"Playing the Board Game" Nonprofit Board Workshop. A program for arts and culture board leaders and their teams. Sponsored by the Business Council for the Arts and the Collin & Denton Counties Leadership Institute Class of 2019. Saturday, May 4, 2019 8:30 am - Noon For details, contact Angie Reisch, program manager at angie.reisch@ntbca.org. https://ntbca.org/lai-collin-and-denton-class-project-2019