Events & Shows

 

June 20 at 8:00 pm CentralSounds presents Jeremiah Cymerman

CentralTrak presents their ongoing CentralSounds series with a program of experimental music curated by the Denton group Ex Mus featuring Jeremiah Cymerman with guests Joshua Westerman, Ryan Fellhauer, and Mike Morris. Composer, clarinetist and genre-breaker Jeremiah Cymerman will perform June 20th at 8:00 pm at Centraltrak as part of his national tour.  His work has been

June 13 – June 27 MFA show “Hyperfocus” by Jesse J. Griffith

June 13 – June 27, 2015 Opening Night Reception Saturday June 13, 2015 at 8:00 pm CentralTrak is pleased to present “Hyperfocus” an MFA exhibition for CentralTrak resident, Jesse J. Griffith. A variety of video installation works will be presented that feature moments of observational meditation, captured with video cameras and framed by digital displays.

May 23 – June 6 Chance an MFA show by Bradley Cruse

Date: May 23 – June 6 Opening Reception: Saturday, May 23 at 8:00 pm CentralTrak is pleased to host CHANCE an MFA exhibit by Bradley Cruse on Saturday May 23 from 8-10 pm. This new media exhibition uses advanced technology to detail the impact of chance on the human psyche. Using the latest technology in

April 29 at 7:00 “GOODLY OBJECT, SLEAZY PERFORMANCE”

CentralTrak is pleased to host Mary Walling Blackburn for a performance in it’s Next Topic series, April 29, 2015 at 7:00 pm.  “Goodly Object; Sleazy Performance is the initial hallucination of a future performance (or perhaps an incantation for future objects studded with language). Here pseudo-spiritualism and war crime therapies merge. How? A lecture of M.C.

May 7 at 7:00 Next Topic featuring Nathaniel Donnett

Event: Next Topic featuring Nathaniel Donnett Date and Time: Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 7:00 pm   CentralTrak is pleased to host, Houston-based artist Nathaniel Donnett who will speak as part of its Next Topic lecture series with a question and answer session moderated by Vicki Meek. Positioning his multidisciplinary work, which includes elements of

April 26: Screening of /a_ceibas_cycle.zip with Evan Meaney

  CentralTrak is please to host the screening of Evan Meaney's recent work /a_ceibas_cycle.zip., on Sunday April 26 at 7:30 pm Evan Meaney, an artist working at the cross section of new media and avant-garde film, will be visiting the DFW to screen videos made over the last several years, collectively comprising the larger work

April 18 – May 16: I Should Have Been a Pop Star: Evaluating Value

CLICK HERE FOR A PDF OF THIS PRESS RELEASE. Date: April 18 – May 16 Gallery Hours: Saturday’s for updated information see below Description CentralTrak is proud to introduce Leslie Moody Castro’s I Should Have Been a Pop Star: Evaluating Value. Moody Castro, curator-in-residence at CentralTrak, will not be curating actual objects, art or artifacts,

March 7 – “SUDARIUM” by Reinhold Engberding: extended to April 11

Date: March 7 - Extended through April 11, 2015 due to popular demand Opening Reception: Saturday, March 7, 8 - 10 pm  Description CentralTrak is pleased to present “SUDARIUM” by Reinhold Engberding.  A past CentralTrak resident, Engberding's installation is the continuation of a series of image "interviews" with the same title, which he started in 2006.

March 26: Tête-à-Tête: A Conversation between Reinhold Engberding and K. Yoland

CLICK HERE FOR A PDF OF THIS PRESS RELEASE. Date: Thursday, March 26, 7:00 pm Description CentralTrak is excited to announce the latest installment of its Tête-à-Tête series, Thursday, March 26th at 7pm.  This week will focus on CentralTrak artist-in-residence Reinhold Engberding (Germany) whose current solo exhibition SUDARIUM is on view in the gallery.   Engberding will

Feb. 21 – Artist Talk with Postcommodity

Date: February 21, 2015 at 3:00 pm   Location: CentralTrak 800 Exposition Ave Dallas, Texas 75226   Description CentralTrak is pleased to present an artist talk featuring artists’ collective Postcommodity.  Members Kade Twist and Nathan Young will give insight to their current CentralTrak exhibition Gallup Motel Butchering.  Postcommodity is presenting a particular kind of collision

April 16 – NEXT TOPIC: What is an Artist Talk?

Date: April 16, 7 pm   Description CentralTrak is pleased to host Daniel Atkinson on April 16, at 7pm for it’s Next Topic lecture series.  Artist talks are seen as a necessity in many current exhibitions, but rarely do we ask ourselves what purpose they serve, where they originated, or why they exist at all. Overseeing

Feb. 13 – June 13: Who’s Afraid of Chuck and George?

Event: “Who’s Afraid of Chuck and George?”   Date: Feb 13 – Now extended through June 13 Opening Reception: Friday, Feb 13, 8 - 10 pm    Location: CentralTrak 800 Exposition Ave Dallas, Texas 75226   Description A visual arts roast of the artists duo Brian Jones and Brian Scott   “The Brians” as they

Feb. 7 – Ruin

EVENT: Ruin by Carlos Martiel Date: Saturday February 7, 5:00 pm   Location:  CentralTrak, 800 Exposition Ave. Dallas, Texas 75226   Description CentralTrak is pleased to host PerformanceSW’s presentation of Ruin, a live performance by Cuban artist Carlos Martiel on Saturday February 7, at 5:00 pm. In this audience participation piece, Mr. Martiel will enlist

Feb. 5 – NEXT TOPIC: Carlos Martiel, Performance Artist

NEXT TOPIC: Carlos Martiel, Performance Artist Date: Thursday February 5, 8:00 pm   Location: CentralTrak, 800 Exposition Ave. Dallas, Texas 75226   Description CentralTrak is pleased to host Cuban artist Carlos Martiel on Thursday February 5, at 7:00 pm. Martiel’s work and world views will be discussed during the Next Topic.  He has a finger on

Jan. 22 – Dialogues on Race

CLICK HERE FOR A PDF OF THIS PRESS RELEASE. Dialogues on Race Date: Thursday January 22, 7:00pm Location: CentralTrak, 800 Exposition Ave. Dallas, Texas 75226 Description CentralTrak in collaboration with Make Art with Purpose (MAP) presents Dialogues on Race, a conversation with artists, cultural producers and community leaders about concerns connected to race that were explored

Jan. 26 – Roger Beebe: Recycled Cinema

CLICK HERE FOR A PDF OF THIS PRESS RELEASE. Event: Roger Beebe: Recycled Cinema  Date: Monday, January 26th, 7:30 pm   Location: CentralTrak, 800 Exposition Ave. Dallas, Texas 75226   Description  CentralTrak hosts Recycled Cinema: found footage films and videos by Roger Beebe. Best known perhaps for his multiple-projector performances, filmmaker/curator/professor Roger Beebe returns to the

Jan. 17 – Feb. 21: Gallup Motel Butchering

CLICK HERE FOR A PDF OF THIS PRESS RELEASE. Event: Gallup Motel Butchering Date: January 17th – February 21st Opening Reception: Saturday, January 17, 8 - 10 pm  Location: CentralTrak, 800 Exposition Ave, Dallas, Texas 75226 Description Hosted by CentralTrak, Gallup Motel Butchering explores the culturally sensible Indigenous perceptions and engagements juxtaposed with the theoretical ideas

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Nov. 5 – CentralSounds: Masahito Sugihara and Naomi Sullivan

CLICK HERE FOR A PDF OF THIS PRESS RELEASE. Event: CentralSounds presents International Saxophone Duo: Masahito Sugihara and Naomi Sullivan Date: Wednesday, November 5 at 7PM Location: CentralTrak, 800 Exposition Ave, Dallas, Texas 75226 Description CentralTrak’s music series CentralSounds presents the International Saxophonist duo Masahito Sugihara and Naomi Sullivan. The duo present a rare opportunity to hear a

Nov. 13 – Tête-à-Tête: “A Conversation with Draftsmen of the Apocalypse: Thor Johnson and Joachim West”

CLICK HERE FOR A PDF OF THIS PRESS RELEASE. Tête-à-Tête: “A Conversation with Draftsmen of the Apocalypse: Thor Johnson and Joachim West”   Date: Thursday, November 13, 7 pm Location: CentralTrak, 800 Exposition Ave, Dallas, Texas 75226   Description Hosted by CentralTrak, this discussion between Dallas artists is a rare and intimate opportunity to hear the creative perspective of

Nov. 7 – CentralSound presents Flinching Eye Collective

CLICK HERE FOR A PDF OF THIS PRESS RELEASE. Event: CentralSound presents Flinching Eye Collective Date: November 7, 8:00pm Location: CentralTrak, 800 Exposition Ave, Dallas, Texas, 75226   Description CentralTrak’s music series CentralSound presents Flinching Eye Collective (F.E.C.). This collective will perform a one night only, high energy, live session exploring the voluminous nature of

Nov. 1 – Dec. 13: “Draftsmen of the Apocalypse” curated by Heyd Fontenot

CLICK HERE FOR A PDF OF THIS PRESS RELEASE. Event: “Draftsmen of the Apocalypse” curated by Heyd Fontenot Date: November 1 – December 13 Opening Reception: Saturday, November 1, 8 - 10 pm Location: CentralTrak, 800 Exposition Ave, Dallas, Texas 75226 Description Hosted by CentralTrak, this exhibition depicts both observational and visionary illustration in order

Nov. 6 – NEXT TOPIC – “Transitioners”

CLICK HERE FOR A PDF OF THIS PRESS RELEASE. NEXT TOPIC: Transitioners Date: Thursday November 6, 7:00pm Location: CentralTrak, 800 Exposition Ave, Dallas, Texas 75226   Description CentralTrak in collaboration with MAP(Make Art with Purpose) presents Transitioners, an international project that ties into MAP’s current investigation of how urban sites and communities are shaped, changed and

Oct. 25 – Tiny Thumbs

Event: Tiny Thumbs Date: Saturday October 25, 8:00 pm Location: CentralTrak, 800 Exposition Ave, Dallas, Texas 75226   Description Hosted by CentralTrak, Tiny Thumbs is an organization that builds awareness around the indie game scene. Queer.exe is a collection of games in the genre of Queerness. In this exhibition, there will be games that express aspects

Notable News

February 20, 2012 - The Gallery at the University of Texas at Arlington is presenting a two-person show featuring works by Kana Harada and Ruben Nietoread more

January 3, 2012 - CentralTrak Director and Artist Resident, Heyd Fontenot, selected as artforum.com "Critic Pick" read more

October 31, 2011 - Graduate Student Artist in Residence Danielle Georgiou's spot on KERA's Art&Seek! watch video

September 21, 2011 - CentralTrak Invites Weekend Visitors to Look as Well as Listen
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August 9, 2011 - D Magazine Reviews CentralTrak Show of MFA Graduate: Participating with three other UTD Master of Fine Arts students in the exhibit "Four" at CentralTrak, Willie Baronet's work investigates methods of cultural advertising and desensitization. read more

August 1, 2011 - CentralTrak Enters New Season With New Director: Centraltrak, a Deep Ellum artist residency and gallery that is part of the UT Dallas School of Arts and Humanities, has appointed Heyd Fontenot as its new director. read more

May 24, 2011 - Similar but Different #17: Shoot Your Mouth Off, the Aftermath: In America, especially Texas, guns and gun imagery are prevalent within our culture. The violence of guns & knives goes hand in hand with sex as an example of our favorite, if not vicarious, pastimes. read more

May 18, 2011 - artthisweeek.comCentraltrak � Gun & Knife Show Co-curator Heyd Fontenot Interview

May 16, 2011 - Gun & Knife Show featured in D Magazine Art Review: What an Art Show Says About Gun-Obsessed Texas

May 1, 2011 - Gun & Knife Show co-curator, Heyd Fontenot, interviewed by KERA
KERA radio report and Expanded online report

February 10, 2011 - Darell Fields' Black Architecture Project one of "the most interesting things to do around the state this week" according to The New York Times. read more

November 22, 2010 - CentralTrak Artist in Residence, Gabriel Dawe, Interveiwed by My Modern Metropolis. read more

November 8, 2010 - White Rock Lake Weekly: Residency program keeps artists on CentralTrak. read more

October 1, 2010 - The State Fair of Texas isn't the only attraction found near Fair Park this month. "Pow! La Revolución: Paintings by Ruben Nieto" at CentralTrak - the University of Texas at Dallas Artists Residency - adds to the buzz. read more

June 11, 2010 - Art This Week-CentralTrak-Art Work-Carolyn Sortor-Ep. 56
http://artthisweek.com/?p=371

June 8, 2010 - Art This Week-CentralTrak-The Non-Profit Margin-Kate Sheerin-Ep. 55
http://artthisweek.com/?p=368

May 21, 2010 - Art, Money and Labor at CentralTrak
http://artandseek.net/2010/05/21/art-money-and-labor-at-centraltrak/

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