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.

05-06 - Dylan Pierce Watercolor Workshop
06 - Dylan Pierce & Wonders of the World Exhibits until Jan 20
08 - Opening Reception, 5-7pm
08-10 - ArtFul Holidays Party Dec 8, 5-7pm, and Dec 9-10 9-5pm
09 - Nights Out Painting 6:30-9pm
10-11 - Stone Setting Workshop
16 - Nights Out Basket Weaving 7-9pm
24 - Hanukkah Begins, ArtCenter open 9-12
25 - Christmas
26 - Kwanzaa Begins
31 - ArtCenter open 9-12

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ArtCenter Manatee wins 2015 Readers' & People's Choice Awards

Wonders of the World Call for Artists

Wonders of the World is an open, all media, juried exhibit. All are welcome to apply! Show runs Dec 6, 2016 through Jan 20, 2017 in the Kellogg and … [Read More...]


Dylan Pierce: Legacy of Hope

Dylan Pierce: Legacy of Hope Dec 6, 2016 through Jan 20, 2017 Searle Gallery Opening Reception is Dec 8, 5:00-7:00. The exhbit and reception are … [Read More...]


Art of the Heart

Nov 1 - Dec 2 Opening Reception Thursday Nov 3, 2016 5:00-7:00pm Art of the Heart is an open, all media, juried exhibit on display in all three … [Read More...]


Take a 3D Tour of ArtCenter Manatee

Take a 3D tour of ArtCenter Manatee Tour by Dieter Lau … [Read More...]

Pierce, The Long Stretch-30x40

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...]