Current Exhibits

Hover over images below for a sampling of the current exhibits. Click on the images to enlarge.


Breed Gallery

Lydia Dildilian
Aria Brownell
Kathie Walker-Millar
Anton Hoeger
Jane Walker
Karen Sienk
Nicholas Woods
Thomas Holton
Freddy Gonzales
Trish Poupard
Chuck Roach
Kristen Franyutti

The Jane Adams Breed Gallery, our largest gallery, is located just inside the main entrance from Cypress Street. It exhibits works by The Center's Artist Members and invited guest artists

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The Center for Contemporary Arts 4th Annual National Juried Competition
Juror: Thomas Motley
October 22 - December 11, 2020

Gallery 4

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Lazarus fragment, copy 1, Motley, 2001,
Little Telstar Squared
Empire, Motley, 2017, acrylic on unprime
High Tide relief 1, photo by Karl Wiliam

Gallery Four is an intimate space off the Breed Gallery that displays works by our Artist Members, guest artists, and special exhibits.

Thomas Motley
October 22 - December 11, 2020

Bill & Alice Wright Photography Gallery

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Down the hall from Breed Gallery is the Bill and Alice Wright Photo Gallery, reserved for works by our Artist Members and other distinguished Texas photographers

Glen McGraw
 November 19,  2020 - January 16, 2021

Gallery 3

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Gallery Three, our second largest gallery, is located upstairs and is a flexible space for exhibits by our Artist Members and occasional shows by invited artists or special groups.

Larla Morales
November 12, 2020 - January 16, 2021

Contact Us

Phone: 325.677.8389

Supported in part by:

Abilene Cultural Affairs Council

Dian Graves Owen Foundation

Dodge Jones Foundation

Robison Excelsior Foundation

Greathouse Foundation

Texas Commission on the Arts

Community Foundation of Abilene

United Way of Abilene

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The Center for Contemporary Arts

220 Cypress Street

Abilene, Texas 79601


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Current Gallery Hours

Tuesday through Friday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Saturday : 12 p.m to 4 p.m.

Closed Sunday and Monday

Open 5 - 8 p.m. every second Thursday for ArtWalk

Freddy Gonzales