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FIGMENT is coming to DALLAS!!!

 

FIGMENT is a forum for the creation and display of participatory and interactive art by emerging artists across disciplines. FIGMENT began in July 2007 as a free, one-day participatory arts event on Governors Island in New York Harbor with over 2,600 participants. Since then, FIGMENT has grown significantly each year in number of projects, duration, participants, volunteers, fundraising capability, exhibitions, locations, overall level of commitment and participation, and public support.

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Five x Seven Art Race 11/9/2019

Five x Seven Art Race Art Auction for Figment Dallas features 50+ original works of art by Texas artists, all hung anonymously, and all within the dimensions of 5×7 inches. Join new and seasoned art enthusiasts for an evening of music, exciting new artwork, media projections, and great conversations. Add to your collection and support the arts in Dallas! *Art Preview, 6–9P with Art Sale, 9-10PM The Art Preview is your chance to see the artwork before it goes on sale for $100 each at 9P art race style. Scout out your favorites and be the first to pull the...


Interview with Dallas Observer

Interactive Art Program Figment Raising Funds for Dallas Event in the Fall For some people, art is just another way of making money. But for many others, it's a passion, and that's what a new group coming to Dallas this fall is hoping to celebrate. If all goes according to plan, New York-based nonprofit group Figment will host its first event in...


Top-10 Things Artists Should Know about FIGMENT

Everyone is welcome. Artists and participants of any age or experience are welcome to be a part of FIGMENT. All of the local art at FIGMENT is participatory. We look for art that encourages people to play, dance, sing, create, engage, experiment, interact, and explore their environment. See below for our curatorial considerations. No sales, logos, or advertising. The art at FIGMENT is a gift from the artist to the local community. Nothing is for sale at this event. At FIGMENT, interactions between people are not mediated by commercial transactions of any kind. There is no advertising, nothing is...