The Gallery at MCL Grand is 2,400 square feet of flexible display space with about 300 feet of linear wall space with Gallery lighting that is used for local, regional and touring exhibits. Regular gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. To schedule group visits during other hours, call 972.219.8446.
If interested in finding out how to get a gallery show in one of our spaces please contact Aaron Kays at email@example.com to find out more about being added to our schedule.
Visual Art League of Lewisville
Saturday, Jan. 4 - Saturday, Feb. 1
The Visual Art League of Lewisville presents its first members’ exhibit of 2020, Wondrous World. This exhibit features artwork reflecting the beauty, richness, and diversity of the world’s cultures and scenery.
Additionally, members were also encouraged to submit works portraying their vision of the future of Lewisville as part of their Wondrous World – a prompt inspired by the Lewisville 2025/2035 events taking place in January.
Admission is free, and the gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, and some select evenings and Sunday hours.
Saturday, Jan. 25 - Saturday, Feb. 22
On Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, at 6 p.m. the Committee to Commemorate MLK Day will celebrate the 27th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with their civic event and contest winner announcement held at Marcus High School. Thanks to the generous support of sponsors, the organization expects to award over $5,000 in cash prizes to students from 4th-12th grade in three categories: Essay, Art, and Photography this year. The contest theme for this year is One Human Family: A Better Vision for 2020 and Beyond.
Winners of photography and art works from the contest will be on view in the MCL Grand North Corridor Gallery. Gallery hours are Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and evenings when the building is open for public events.
Lewisville: Then, Now and Beyond
South Display Case
Main Street Side
Jan. 7 - Feb. 1
Lewisville: Then, Now and Beyond is a photography and art display inspired by the 2025/2035 Vision Plan events taking place during the month of January. The display includes historic images of Lewisville, modern day images of Lewisville including recent additions to the City such as Wayne Ferguson Plaza and Thrive construction, as well local artists vision in both photography and small-scale sculpture for possible artistic enhancements to the City in the future. Contributing artists to this display are all members of the Visual Art League of Lewisville.
What is your vision for Lewisville in 2035?
Visitors are invited to share their visions for Lewisville’s future by designing their own Art Trading Card. Find inspiration from pre-printed designed cards by local artist David Mask, or create your own design and leave it in our display area in the lobby. Materials can be found in the south side of the lobby near the Administrative Offices.
Visual Art League of Lewisville
Artists of the Month
North Display Case, Church Street side
Through Saturday, Feb. 29
Featured in the North Display Case is artwork by members of the Visual Art League of Lewisville. These members have won awards in VAL’s Artist of the Month competition, which takes place during member meetings. On the north wall near the display case are paintings by Phil McNally, VAL's Artist of the Year for 2019. Visual Art League meetings take place the second Tuesday of each month (except July) at 7 p.m. at the MCL Grand. The meetings are open to the public, free of charge, and feature guest speakers and demonstrations. Visit VAL's website for more information on their meetings, art exhibits, and workshops, as well as how to join.