OUTSIDERS Exhibition

The Center for Contemporary Arts is hosting an art exhibit for NON-ARTIST Members! If you're an artist and have ever wanted to exhibit at The Center in downtown Abilene, this is your chance! This exhibit will be on view in the Breed Gallery (Downstairs Main Gallery) from January 23 to March 14, 2020.



Details & Dates for Exhibit:

  • $10 per entry or 3 entries for $25.

  • Submissions due: by January 13th 

  • Art dropoff: January 16th from 11-9 pm & January 17th from 11-9 pm. 

ALL work must be dry and ready to hang or otherwise display (D-rings with gallery wire...no sawtooth hangers).

  • Notifications of accepted art: January 21st by email 

  • Art pickup for non-accepted entries: January 24th from 11-5 pm & January 25th from 11-5 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

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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