The mission of ArtCenter Manatee is to provide a welcoming, professional environment, educate novice and experienced artists of all ages, provide galleries to exhibit and market original artwork and enhance the visual arts in Manatee County through special events and outreach programs.

Exhibits: May 23-Jun 23
Color Outside the Lines
Artist’s Choice
80th Anniversary
Call for Artists Online: ends May 15
Receiving: May 20 9-4
Opening Reception: May 25, 5-7
19 - MCSD K-12 Exhibit Ends
13 – Wine Glass Painting 1-3
20 – Xs & Os Baskets 10-4
20-21 - Setting Small Stones 10-4
20 – Purse Painting 1-3
25 – Raku Fun 1-4
26 – Nights Out Zendoodle 7-9

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ArtCenter Manatee wins 2015 Readers' & People's Choice Awards
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Celebrating 80 Years

Celebrating 80 Years Reid Hodges Gallery May 23-June 23 Opening Reception Thursday May 25th, 5:00-7:00pm We invite you to take a journey … [Read More...]

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Color Outside the Lines, Village of the Arts

The Artists Guild of Manatee was formed in 1999 as a non-profit with a mission to build a community where artists live and work while enhancing … [Read More...]


Artist’s Choice Open Exhibit

Artist's Choice An open, all media juried exhibition Exhibit: May 23- Jun 23 Searle Gallery Opening Reception: Thursday, May 25, … [Read More...]

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2016-17 Exhibition Requirements

Welcome to Our 80th Season We are thrilled to launch our 80th year at ArtCenter Manatee with new exhibits – both curated & open juried shows. … [Read More...]