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Gallery to create calendar from top 12 'historic landmarks' exhibit entries

Goodman House and Museum (Source: City of Tyler) Goodman House and Museum (Source: City of Tyler)

Gallery Main Street in Downtown Tyler has announced it is now accepting entries for its upcoming “Historic Local Landmark” exhibit.

Tyler has many beautiful structures that are iconic to the community’s identity. Currently, 119 of these structures are designated as local historic landmarks, both natural and man-made. Artists are encouraged to honor and interpret these sites for this exhibit. The top 12 pieces from the show will be used to create a 2017 Historic Landmark calendar. For inspiration, please visit to see Tyler's local landmark sites.

To enter, visit, select “Gallery Exhibits” from the left-side menu and then select the “Gallery Exhibit Information for Artists” tab. This link will lead artists to a page that provides all of the information they need, as well as links to the actual entry service site. Artists have until Friday, April 8 to submit their work.

Gallery Main Street is a project of the City of Tyler Main Street Department in cooperation with the volunteers of the Downtown Tyler Arts Coalition and Heart of Tyler, Inc. The gallery opens a new juried exhibit approximately every eight weeks. Information on Gallery Main Street hours and rules for entering the exhibit jury process can be found at or by calling (903) 593-6905. If you have questions about the Local Landmarks, contact Amber Rojas, Historic Preservation Officer at (903) 531-1174 or 

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