Events

The Art Center of the Bluegrass is pleased to present a dynamic slate of special events that bring people together through a shared love of art, beauty, and creativity. Learn about our upcoming events below, and check back often as we add new events throughout the year.

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Current Exhibit

Gathering Artists

June 21st through July 27th
Location: 409 Main Street, Danville, KY 40422

The Gathering Artists is an alliance of visual artists and fine craftspeople, meeting to find inspiration and encouragement for their artistic endeavors and to enhance social networking and creative growth in our community. They will exhibit some of their works at our Main Street Gallery located at 409 West Main Street beginning June 21 through July 27.

Gathering Artists members create art in several mediums, including oil, watercolor, acrylics, pastels, graphite, colored pencil, pen & ink, printmaking, photography, digital art, weaving, quilting, needle-felting, mixed media, woodcarving, scrimshaw, scratch art, sculpture, pottery, polymer clay, 3-D printing, collage, jewelry, glass work, and more. An opening reception will be held from 5-6 p.m. on June 27.

CONTACT 
Gathering Artists - Jane Hutchens

SUMMER CAMPS

May 28th - August 9th, 2024

When school is out, art is in! The Art Center of the Bluegrass offers summer camps for children from 4 years to 12th grade. We offer full-day, half-day, and mini-camps throughout the summer. Register now for sessions beginning May 28 through Aug. 9. We offer full-day camps for children rising into 1st through 5th grade, and half-day camps for those headed into kindergarten through 5th grade. Spend the summer at the Art Center, with an 11-week camp for kids headed to 1st through 5th grade. These camps include drawing, painting, art skills, LEGO and culinary camps, and so much more!

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For youngsters ages 4 to 6, we offer two-day mini-camps, including LEGO Camp, Fairies and Mermaids Camp, and Castles and Wizards Camp too!

Tweens and teens can explore their artistic abilities with full and half-day pottery classes, culinary camps, and sewing. 

New this year we will offer Snack Punch Cards! Get 10 punches for $10 to purchase healthy snacks during camp hours.

Register Now
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Tiny Art

Saturday, March 23, 2024
10:30am-6pm
The Tiny Art Show is a pop-up exhibit and fundraiser featuring hundreds of pieces of tiny art from artists throughout the Bluegrass region.  Each work is $20 and the identity of the artist is unknown until the work is chosen. 

"Thank you for your support of the 2024 Tiny Art Show." 
We look forward to 2025.

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Current Exhibit

Plein Air Artists

August 1st through September 7th, 2024
Location: 409 Main Street, Danville, KY 40422

The Plein Air Artists of Central Kentucky will showcase their work August 1 through September 7 in our Main Street Gallery at 409 West Main Street. A reception will be held from 5-6 p.m. on August 8. 

Plein Air Artists create their work in the open air, at parks, nature preserves, farms, or anywhere they can meet and paint. The show will feature the work of several artists from the area in a variety of mediums.

CONTACT 
Plein Air Artists - Jennifer Millard

events coming soon

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ballroom events

We are excited to bring this to you soon!

COMING SOON