past exhibitions
Hours of Operations: Mondays - Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Closed Sundays. Free Admission.
Through January 23
Every year our Member Artists swarm the Art Center. Don't miss the annual all-member exhibition!

Through November 21
Over 40 artists from coast to coast share their visions of coastal life; an international juried exhibition

(un)natural worlds
September 9 - October 10 Reception & Gallery Talk, September 12, 4:30 pm
"The unnatural, that too is natural." -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe -
Join seven contemporary artists using photographic processes to create worlds of intrigue, curiosity, and personal vision.

Standing Out: Merit Artists 2009
August 5 - September 5 Reception August 8
Every year six artists emerge out of the annual all-member exhibition for a group show.

Nightfish: Gary Brown & John Chinn
August 7 - September 5 Reception August 8
Acrylic Drawings and Mixed Media Screenprint Productions by two Texas artists inspired by the Texas Coast.

40th Annual Rockport Art Festival
Celebrating 40 years of Art Festivals on the Texas Coast
Rockport Center for the Arts celebrates its 40th Annual Art Festival. Over 120 Artists, Music, Food, a Kids' Tent, and Fun... help us celebrate!

Lisa Baer - 2009 Rockport Art Festival Poster Artist
June 20 - August 1, 2009 Reception Saturday, June 20
Lisa Baer
This year's poster artist exhibition will include Lisa Baer's colorful, experimental canvases. Work from past poster artists will be on display in the Garden Gallery.

Jesus Moroles & Kent Ullberg
through June 13
Two giants in the field of sculpture - Jesus Moroles and Kent Ullberg, exhibit together during RCA's 40th Anniversary year.

the Sporting Tradition: a Tribute to John P. Cowan
Through May 9
Rockport Center for the Arts honors the Legendary Texas Sporting Artist and pays tribute to his influence on fellow artists and the Rockport community.

Joyce McAdams
Through May 9
Florida artist Joyce McAdams shares her layered, multimedia collages.

Rising Eyes of Texas
March 4-28
Over 30 Artists representing 14 Texas Colleges and Universities

Jason Hooper
through February 28
As part of the annual Rockport Clay Expo, the Art Center features Austin potter Jason Hooper.

Diane Pike
through February 28
Plein-Air Extraordinare Diane Pike visits the Texas Coast to share her vibrant, expressive paintings.