About

Incorporated in 1986, the Galveston Arts Center (GAC) is an independent nonprofit organization that showcases innovative contemporary art.


Gallery Hours

Tuesday - Saturday: 11am – 5pm
Sunday: Noon – 5pm
Closed Monday

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CURRENTLY ON VIEW
Saturday, April 16 - Sunday, May 22
The following contemporary art exhibitions are featured in Galveston Arts Center's galleries, open to the public with free admission at all times:


MARGARET SMITHERS-CRUMP - VITAL SIGNS












MARI OMORI - THE HABIT OF BEING II












More information

UPCOMING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

The Art of Tea with Mari Omori

Saturday, May 7th, 1:30-3:00PM
Afternoon Tea, demonstration and tea bag art activity - for Adults and families.

Love, Optimized
Opening Friday, May 13th, 5-8PM during Open Studio Night
A darkly satirical pop-up exhibit by Object Solutions in our upstairs hallway.
Related: Design Fiction Workshop on Saturay, May 28th; Love. Design. Play.

Summer Art Classes and Camps for kids & teens
Detailed camp descriptions now available! View the schedule and register online.

ONGOING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS


Yoga in the Gallery
***NO YOGA - MAY 4th OR MAY 18th***
Wednesdays from 6:00 - 7:00PM
$10 at the door. Or buy an 8-class pass for $60 through Texas YogaFlow.

Life Drawing Studio

Mondays from 5:30-7:15PM with live model - $10 at the door.

Open Studio Night
Every month on the 2nd Friday: The GAC education department's version of an open house: un-structured creative and social time with friends, supplies, refreshments and (sometimes live) music.

Employment
The Galveston Arts Center seeks a seasoned and professional Curator, who is responsible for providing vision, development, and implementation of a dynamic program of contemporary visual art exhibitions. The position will begin on September 1, 2016. Please go to About/Employment for a full job description and application requirements.

Volunteer
Volunteering is a great way to meet other art enthusiests and, in many cases, get FREE admission to classes, festivals and invitation-only parties. A Galveston Arts Center staff member will contact to confirm your committement, fill you in on the details, and answer any questions. More Information.

Support
Please see our Support Page or the Paypal Button to the right to donate to GAC's Annual Fund.