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A Jubilee Year of Mercy Art Exhibition, Portrait Invitational, and select portraits from the Quincy Art Center's Permanent Collection. August 12 - September 17, 2016

Opening Reception Friday, August 12 from 7 - 9 p.m. Opening Receptions are the grand opening of a new exhibition. They are open to the public and all ages are welcome Appetizers, beverages and live music are provided. There is a short Gallery Talk with the Artist. There is no admission cost, but donations are appreciated. Please visit quincyartcenter.org for more information about individual artists. Galleries are open regularly Mon. – Sat. from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Read more about the current Exhibits!

Education: Fall Classes

Have you or your child ever wanted to expand your skills and create art? Fall classes are here for preschool through Adult! Offerings include ceramics, drawing, painting, fibers, and mixed media classes. Full youth scholarships are awarded based on need. Students enrolled in free/reduced lunch programs are eligible, or recommendations from teachers or administrators are also accepted. Please contact the Art Center for more information or to see if your child qualifies. REGISTER NOW!

The Quincy Art Center wants to hear from the community!

The Quincy Art Center is partnering with Rokusek to examine the organization’s brand and make any necessary changes. As the first step in this process, Rokusek is gathering feedback from the community regarding the Art Center.

Two community forums will be held to discuss the Quincy Art Center. Topics will range from the facility itself to staffing and programming. Those interested in participating have the option to come to attend either of the two forums. The forums will be held at:

Thursday, August 25 | 6pm at the Unitarian Church
1479 Hampshire Street | Quincy, IL 6230

Monday, August 29 | 6pm at the Quincy Public Library
526 Jersey Street | Quincy, IL 62301

Everyone is encouraged to attend and no previous experience with Quincy Art Center is required. If you are unable to attend the sessions, please complete the online survey!

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