09.24.11 DADA GALLERY WALK FREE-$10 This year’s DADA Gallery Walk takes a closer look at the visual art history of Oak Cliff, featuring a tour of the Texas Theatre, an artist gathering and panel discussions. The first is “Oak Cliff Art Then” 10:30 a.m.-noon, and the second is “Oak Cliff Art Now” 1-2:30 p.m. The free gallery walk takes art lovers to exhibits at 40 of the Dallas Art Dealers Association’s member galleries located throughout the city. Admission to the panel discussions is $10, and proceeds benefit the Edith Baker Art Scholarship and Artists Development Fund. For details, call 214.914.1099 or visit dallasartdealers.org.
THROUGH 09.28 ARGENTINE TANGO CLASSES $10-$15 Tango Canyengue Dallas continues offering classes at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Oak Cliff Cultural Center. Admission is $10 each or $15 for a couple. 223 W. Jefferson, 214.670.3777, dallasculture.org
09.07-10.19 ART WITH A VIEW FREE Oak Cliff painter Christopher Bingham presents his work at BarBelmont with an opening reception 7-9 p.m. Sept. 7. He has previously shown at the Norwood Flynn Gallery and the Oak Cliff Cultural Center. The exhibit runs through Oct. 19. 901 Fort Worth Avenue, 214.351.3318, belmontdallas.com
09.24 WINE & ART $50-$75 The Oak Cliff Society of Fine Arts hosts its annual Wine & Art fundraiser at 7 p.m. at Turner House with the theme Women Artists of the Texas Centennial. The event includes live music, heavy hors d’oeuvres and fine wines. Admission is $50 and $75 for the 6 p.m. gallery talk. 401 N. Rosemont, 214.946.1670, turnerhouse.org
09.30 ROKY ERICKSON $30-$35 The Kessler Theater presents Dallas-born musician Roky Erickson, described as one of the unknown heroes of rock and roll. He led the famed Austin band 13th Floor Elevators and most recently collaborated with Okkervil River on “True Love Casts Out All Evil.” Doors open at 6 p.m., and the show starts at 8. 1230 W. Davis, 214.272.8346, thekessler.org
Click to sign up for the Advocate's weekly news digest and be the first to know what’s happening in Oak Cliff.