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 businesses partners, big-hearted donors, and loyal membership continue to help us offer free events throughout the year.
Tuesday Concerts are produced by Larry Carter, Lawrence Old Guard Productions
March 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
freeCelebrate this year’s auction with a game of I-Spy. Stroll the packed galleries and fill … [more]
March 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
In Irish, the word “céilí” (KAY-LEE) means party! Come and enjoy a free performance in the … [more]
May 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The annual USD 497 Public School show features works selected by public school art teachers … [more]
The Lawrence Arts Center and the Raven Book Store are delighted to announce the winners … [more]
Classes start Sunday, Printmaking, Metalsmithing, And or, Life Drawing. Come to take a class, … [more]
Art is for everyone and inspiration is everywhere around us. We have multiple classes taking … [more]
By Kathy Hanks on November 18, 2019 It’s time for Douglas County residents to finish … [more]
Polish off those manuscripts because it’s time to submit your entry for the 2020 Langston … [more]
If you’ve purchased tickets for Arts Center events this fall, you may have noticed that all … [more]
Staff report on September 17, 2019 The Lawrence Cultural Arts Commission has announced five 2019 … [more]
By Rochelle Valverde on October 18, 2019 Organizers of the East Ninth Street art project … [more]
In January, poets Mercedes Lucero and Alex Kimball Williams began an eight-week writing intensive with … [more]
We were so happy to welcome 3rd graders from Lawrence Public Schools this week to … [more]
By Dylan Lysen on February 7, 2019 While screenwriter Kevin Willmott is busy with activities … [more]
Mercedes Lucero and Alex Kimball Williams visit with educators at Liberty Memorial Central Middle School … [more]