Current Exhibits

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


Breed Gallery

Damone Nickerson
Desiree Vaniecia
Gusbot Hayes
Dawn Okoro
Jeremy Biggers
Anthia Nibizi
Paris Robertson
Stephanie Prosser
George Cephus Jr

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

Featuring Black artists from Abilene and surrounding Texas regions
February 16 - April 3, 2021
Exhibit Sponsors:

Lantrip's Custom Homes

NAACP Abilene-Taylor County Chapter

Curtis House Cultural Center

Robison Excelsior Foundation


Gallery 4

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

Justine Garcia
ACU Senior Exhibition
March 31 - April 17, 2021

Bill & Alice Wright Photography Gallery

Caddo Lake-0340 copy
Big Bend-2052 copy (2)
Caddo lake 17-11-7 (1 of 1)-33 copy (2).
Big bend-1980-2 copy (2)
Caddo lake 17-11-7 (1 of 1)-64 (1)

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

Jill Geeslin
March 25 - June 19, 2021

Gallery 3

WT Nichols
Anthony Brown
Joe Spano
Danielle Delhomme

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.

Re-View Our Best
Abilene Creative Arts Club
March 3 - May 22, 2021
Exhibit Reception: May 13, 2021; 6:00 PM

Contact Us

Phone: 325.677.8389

Thank you to these supporters:

Abilene Cultural Affairs Council

Dian Graves Owen Foundation

Legett and Kickapoo Foundations

Robison Excelsior Foundation

Texas Commission on the Arts

Community Foundation of Abilene

David and Sindy Durham

Mike and Julie Denny

Weatherl & Associates

Visit Us

The Center for Contemporary Arts

220 Cypress Street

Abilene, Texas 79601


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Gallery Hours

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

Closed Sunday and Monday

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