Current Exhibitions

Mary S. Oakley & Lee Lindsay Artist Showcase November 18, 2016 - January 12, 2017

For this juried competition, there were over 250 original entries by 100 local artists. The judge was Erin Buczynski, Director of University Galleries, Exhibitions & Collections at Bradley University in Peoria, IL. She chose 78 artworks and selected winners of cash awards.  

PTA Reflections Student art projects will be displayed in the Jack W. Boge Library & Conference Room through December. From the local PTA, projects advance through a judging system through councils, district, region, state and national levels of the program.

Galleries are open regularly Mon. – Sat. from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Read more about the current Exhibits!

Education: Winter Classes

Have you or your child ever wanted to expand your skills and create art? Winter 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!

Leave Your Handprint!

Visual arts make our daily lives beautiful, help us to connect with other people and cultures, and inspire our community to be greater. The Quincy Art Center staff, instructors, and volunteers inspire students and through creativity and connection. Our educational classes, regional exhibits, and community events provide opportunities for growth and appreciation of the visual arts.

When you become a member, you support all our programs all year long. Join us in making our community a more beautiful place and become a member today!

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