CityArts Old Town Wichita Kansas

CityArts

Naomi Shapiro Art Gallery, Wichita Attractions

CityArts Old Town Wichita Kansas

CityArts is a community arts center dedicated to providing education and diverse artistic opportunities for Wichita residents of all ages and cultural backgrounds. They offer art classes and workshops for all ages, family events, The Art Shoppe @ CityArts Boutique and four gallery exhibition spaces. Current exhibitions may be viewed online.

CityArts Wichita Art GallerySince it began in 1998, CityArts has been dedicated to providing education, information and artistic opportunities to all members of the community. More than 35 professional artists teach art each session, engaging with students who learn how to create pieces of art in a supportive community setting. Classes are offered in digital arts, photography, fiber, silversmithing, glass fusing, glass blowing, painting, pottery and drawing.

Located in a three-story building in Wichita’s historic Old Town district, the facility was designed specifically to meet the needs of a community arts center in Wichita. CityArts is owned by the City of Wichita and is managed by the Arts and Cultural Services Division within the City Manager’s Office.

 

334 N. Mead
Wichita, KS 67202
316-350-3245

Visit wichita.gov/CityArts for more information, current exhibitions, and class information.

 

Hours

M-TH: 9 am-8 pm
F: 9 am-5 pm
SAT: 9 am-3 pm
SUN: 12-5 pm

 

Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center

Wichita Arts Dance, Music, Theater, Wichita Attractions


Century II (C2) is a performing arts and convention center located in downtown Wichita, providing a diverse selection of entertainment and exhibition opportunities since 1969.

 

The C2 complex houses a Concert Hall, Convention Hall, Exhibition Hall, Mary Jane Teall Theater, Bob Brown Exposition hall, and more, conveniently within walking distance of the Arkansas River, hotels, and restaurants.

 

The multi-use facility is owned and managed by the City of Wichita.



225 W. Douglas, Wichita, KS 67202

316-303-8100

www.century2.org

Mark Arts

Wichita Arts Art Gallery, Wichita Attractions


Originally founded as the Wichita Art Association in 1920, Mark Arts is the area’s oldest and most comprehensive visual arts organization. Art instruction for adults, teens and children is available in painting, drawing, culinary arts, ceramics, sculpture, printmaking, enameling, jewelry and more.

Mark Arts offers a 5,000-square-foot main gallery with annual exhibitions showcasing regional and national artists. Other exhibition spaces include the youth gallery and School of Creativity Commons. Exhibitions include:

  • Wichita National All Media Exhibition
  • National Small Oil Painting Exhibition
  • School of Creativity Student and Faculty Exhibitions
  • Pastel National Exhibition
  • Kansas Watercolor Society National Exhibition
  • Abstract National Exhibition
  • Eastern Kansas Scholastic Art Awards Exhibition
  • Photographic Arts National Exhibition
  • Printmaking National Exhibition

ADMISSION IS FREE.

1307 N. Rock Road, Wichita, KS 67206

316.634.2787

markartsks.com

Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8:30 AM to 5 PM

Gallery Hours: Monday – Saturday from 10 AM to 5 PM