Art is for Everyone!
We play an active role in community arts, participating in city-wide projects, providing opportunities to artists, and offering inspiring creative experiences for people of all ages. In addition to the following special events, gallery exhibitions are free and open every day!
Our generous business partners, big-hearted donors, and loyal membership continue to help us offer free events throughout the year.
Participate & Connect
December 2 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cups with Ashlyn Join Ashlyn as she demonstrates her cup making process, from throwing on … [more]
Things to do and see!
Santa, local artist teaming up to spread cheer and ‘Santa-Grams’ across Lawrence this holiday season | LJW
By Lauren Fox on November 24, 2020 Though Santa won’t need to be rescued from … [more]
By Paul Samberg on November 19, 2020 Two strangers sit next to each other on … [more]
Adjusting to pandemic, downtown to have virtual holiday lighting event and more safe shopping options | LJW
By Rochelle Valverde on November 18, 2020 The annual holiday lighting ceremony and Santa rescue … [more]
The Lawrence Arts Center is expanding its partnership with the Boys & Girls Club of … [more]
By Greg Payne on October 13, 2020 You never know what you’ll discover each week … [more]
Polish off those manuscripts because it’s time to submit your entry for the Langston Hughes … [more]
When Katie Aldritt asked her youth drawing and painting students what they looked forward to … [more]
After yearslong effort, East Ninth Street public art project to hold scattered, outdoor party to celebrate its completion | LJW
By Rochelle Valverde on October 2, 2020 A public art project that once divided neighbors … [more]