Art & Purpose
10/16 - 1/8/2023 - IBAC proudly presents "A Local Green Book" Exhibition at the Irving Archives and Museum (IAM), 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX. IBAC’s exhibit runs concurrently with the Smithsonian Traveling Green Book Exhibition in the adjacent gallery.
Nov 6th - Join us for a Panel Discussion with local residents who lived during the Green Book era! 2 - 4 pm
11/17/2022 - "My Dear". Movie Sneak Peek Premier! Written and directed by Dallas Cowboys legend Greg Ellis. Join us for an evening of mental health awareness. Carpenter Theater. Irving Arts Center.
2/4/23 - Visual Artist Exhibition - Artist Reception.5 - 7 pm. Main Gallery. Meet the artists featured in our Annual Black History Month Exhibition. 2023 we present - "Connections"!
2/19/23 - Black History Month Program & Reception in Partnership with the City of Irving, 3 - 5 p.m., Dupree Theater. Our feature presentation - "Black History Month is on Trial" by Director Stephanie Dixon. with performances by Antioch Christian Church Mime Ministry, USPS Black Heritage Stamp Unveiling and Sunday Soul Food Deserts for everyone!
6/3/23 - Author's Cafe! 7:30 p.m., Suite 200. Showcasing black authors, writers, bloggers, poets and more! Sharing their tables and their stories in and intimate setting. An evening to remember!
Click here to watch our 2023 Program