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

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Sunday: 12 – 5pm
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January 14 - February 26, 2017


2nd Annual Mardi Gras Mask-Making Party
Thursday, February 16 | 5:30-7:30 PM
$12 at the door | $10 for GAC members

Mask form, paint, hot glue guns and embellishments provided. Enjoy a glass of wine, refereshments, and a friendly, festive atmosphere as we kick of the 2017 Mardi Gras festival.

Drop in as able, anytime after 5:30; this is not a class!

Conversations @ The Center
Tuesday, February 21 | 6:30 PM | Free

A conversation with the artist collective {exurb}’s co-founder Eric Todd about their art practice which relies heavily on elements of engineering and viewer participation.


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Life Drawing Studio
Every Monday from 5:30-7:15PM in the studio classroom, featuring live models. $10 at the door. GAC members may purchase a package of 8 passes for $60.

Yoga in the Gallery

Every Wednesday from 6:00-7:00PM in the first floor gallery. $10 at the door or purchase an 8-class pass for $60 through


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Arts Administration Internship

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