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

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On view Saturday, April 22 - Sunday, May 28

JonesJules Buck Jones - Gardens and Graveyards
A multimedia installation fusing the paintings, drawings and sculpture of this Austin-based artist with backdrops, props and costumes from his Animal Facts Club performances.

Calder Kamin - Plastic Planet
Like the scavenger animals featured in this sculpture exhibitinon, Calder Kamin collects a variety of colored plastic bags, strips and twists the bags until they fold into a texture like fur or grass, and meticulously applies each piece.

James Talambas - 2,524 Earthquakes This Past Year

A spatial sound installation referencing seismic activity in Oklahoma and North Texas attributed to the recent hydraulic fracturing activity in the region.


Conversations @ The Center
Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 6:30 PM
Featuring Anne Wilkes Tucker
Art and the Digital Age: Another Tool, a Diversion, Who Decides?
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spring break
Kids' Art Classes

Fridays, June 9 - August 11, 2017

Five-Day Art Camps
Monday - Friday, select weeks throughout the summer

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Life Drawing Studio
Select Monday evenings throughout the year. Call or email to RSVP.
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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 No class on April 26, 2017


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