Annual Meeting

Every Spring, Texas Women of the Arts gather for three days in an iconic Texas city for their Annual Meeting where they enjoy a variety of artistic exploits unique to Texas culture, such as: exclusive dining experiences, behind-the-scenes museum tours, private home and collection viewings, and much more.

15th Annual Meeting in Dallas May 4-6, 2020

Thank You for Joining Us in Houston!

April 29nd-May 1st

2019: Houston, Texas

  • Shepherd School of Music Performance
  • History tour of Houston
  • Museum of Fine Arts Houston- Van Gogh Exhibition
  • Houston Ballet with Texas Medal of Arts Honoree Lauren Anderson
  • William Middleton book signing
  • The Menil
  • Testimonials from TWA grantees ROCO, Periwinkle Foundation, and Homemade Hope

2018: Fort Worth, Texas

  • Cowgirl Hall of Fame and Museum with Mayor Betsy Price
  • Amon Carter, Kimbell Art Museum, and The Modern Museum
  • Texas Boys Choir Performance
  • Talk with artist David Bates

2017: Austin, Texas

  • Printmaking with at the studio with Daryl Howard
  • Salt Lick BBQ and performance by Dale Watson and Ray Benson
  • Art tours: the Governor’s mansion, UT Landmarks tour, Laguna Gloria, Blanton Museum, Umlauf Sculpture Garden, and The Canopy with Big Medium

2016: Amarillo, Texas

  • Cocktails at the Russian Room
  • Breakfast at Duncan & Boyd Jewelers
  • Presentations and tours at the Amarillo Museum of Art

2015: San Antonio, Texas

  • Private, curator-led tour & shopping experience at McNay Art Museum
  • Dinner at the Southwest School of Art, Coates Chapel
  • Riverwalk Barge Tour

2014: Fredericksburg, Texas

  • Shopping on Main Street
  • Cocktails at Insight Gallery
  • Dinner at August E’s with informal modeling of fashions by Cesar Galindo

2013: Houston, Texas

  • Private Collection viewings — Susman & Morgan Residences
  • Art tours of Menil House, MFAH Pricasso Black & White, and Rienzi
  • Lunch at Tootsie’s and afternoon shopping

2012: El Paso, Texas

  • Special performance by Kids Excel El Paso: Teaching Excellence through the Arts, at the HIstoric Plaza theatre
  • Texas Monthly Red Carpet Welcome & Cocktail Reception
  • Seated dinner in Gateway Gallery with Exclusive Showing of El Paso Celebrity Artists with Special Guests: James Drake & David Nail

2011: Dallas, Texas

  • Lunch and tour of Cowboy Stadium, hosted by Gene Jones
  • Lunch in Jones Great Hall at Meadows Museum, followed by private tour]
  • Cocktail reception at Mansion for Harry Winston

Previous Meetings

2010: Fort Worth, Texas

2009: Austin, Texas

2008: San Antonio, Texas

2007: Houston, Texas

2006: Dallas, Texas

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