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May Exhibit and Reception: Peaceful Garden

May Exhibit and Reception: Peaceful Garden Peaceful Garden, our May members’ spring exhibition, and A Season of Kimono, a guest exhibit of handcrafted kimonos by Diana Rasmussen, open on Friday, May 3 at 11:00 am. The shows are open for viewing every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through May 26. Don’t miss “View from the Cemetery” […]

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Peggy Dover Author Reading May 10!

Peggy Dover Author Reading May 10! Author Peggy Dover writes weekly for the Mail Tribune and monthly for the Jacksonville Review. On the second Friday in May, the 10th at 5:00 pm, she reads from her book, “Trips and Tangents,” at Art Presence Art Center.  Peggy penned this eclectic mix of bite-sized stories which serve […]

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Poets on the Loose – Saturday April 13, 2019

Celebrate National Poetry Month in Jacksonville with Poets on the Loose 2019 on Saturday, April 13

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So You’ve Written a Book…

Ginna and David Gordon FREE presentation: Publishing Today, a conversation about indie publishing, from 5–6 pm on Fri, Jan 4 at Art Presence

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Up, Up and Away! March-April Members Show

Our members’ show of art with an uplifting theme opens on Friday, March 1 and continues through Sunday, April 28. Reception Saturday, March 2 from 1–3 pm

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Publishing Today

Publishing Today - Free event with Ginna and David Gordon of Lucky Valley Press at Art Presence Art Center

Ginna and David Gordon FREE presentation: Publishing Today, a conversation about indie publishing, from 5–6 pm on Fri, Jan 4 at Art Presence

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Rock & Rolling with Gene Black & Bret Levick

Great Music – Great Wine – No Cover Saturday – December 1 – 6:00 to 8:00 (no cover charge) Stop by Platt Anderson Cellars at the Ashland Art Center It’s always a good time when Gene and Bret get together to make music.

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2018 Angels Show

Join us as we host the 6th annual exhibition of angel art for the first time in its new venue! Angel art by 40 artists. 11/30–12/30, with a reception on 12/1 from 1–3pm.

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November Author Reading: Sharon Mehdi

Jacksonville author Sharon Mehdi reads excerpts from her newly published books, “Eleanor Bobbin,” “The Great Spirit Grandmother Gathering,” and “The Curious Quest for Absolute Truth” on Friday, November 9 at 5 pm.

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Holiday Treasures 2018 * Give Art to Inspire! *

Holiday Treasures 2018: Fri, Nov 2—Sun, Dec 30. Reception on Sat, Nov 3, from 1–3 pm. Give art to inspire, shop local and support artists for the holidays!

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