Julie England Summer Leaves 2 2020
Oil on Yupo Paper
20 x 26 inches
Texas Artists Coalition - Artist Spotlight
Featured Artist: Julie England
Julie England is an oil painter who grew up in Wisconsin, Florida, and Texas.
In 2018 she was honored with the SMU Mary Vernon Painting Prize from the
Southern Methodist University Meadows Art faculty. Her artwork was included in
New Texas Talent XXVII in 2020 and the Texas National 2018 Art Competition &
Exhibition, juried by Jed Perl. She has exhibited extensively in Texas and
elsewhere in the US. She participated in an art residency at the Vermont Studio
Center in Johnson, Vermont in 2018.
She earned a Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering at Texas Tech University
in Lubbock, TX. After a career in the semiconductor industry, England earned an
Associates of Arts degree in 2015 at Brookhaven College, Farmers Branch, Texas.
In 2018 she earned a Bachelor's of Fine Arts degree from Southern Methodist
University, Dallas, Texas. England is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.
Julie's community service is extensive; she is a former board member with the
Dallas Museum of Art, Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and
Visual Arts Advisory Board and Dallas Arboretum in Dallas, TX, and the board of
trustees of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, NM. She currently serves
on the Dallas Children's Advocacy Center's Art For Advocacy curatorial
committee. Julie lives in Flower Mound, Texas with her husband and works
in a studio in Dallas, Texas.
About Texas Artists Coalition
The Texas Artists Coalition is a membership-driven program whose mission is to support
the career development of emerging and established artists in North Texas. The Texas Artists
Coalition is a program of the Fort Worth Community Arts Center and is supported by the
Arts Council of Fort Worth and the Texas Commission on the Arts.
Benefits Of Membership
Annual Juried Members' Exhibition at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center
Exhibition opportunities exclusively for Texas Artist Coalition members
Discounted entry fee to workshops and events sponsored by the Arts Center
$5 parking for all events at Arts Center
Monthly dedicated newsletter with opportunities, member exhibitions, job listings and more
Resource for the latest artist opportunities
Dedicated social media accounts
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