The Arts Center has 4 main galleries which include the Vereen Gallery, McCall Gallery, Traverse Gallery and the Contemporary Gallery. All exhibits are free and open to the public during operating hours. M-F 10 am – 5:30 pm
Gazing Moments by Vilas Tonape
January 24th – March 29th, 2019
Vilas Tonape is an internationally recognized artist and a teacher. He chairs the department of
art at Methodist University in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Tonape is a native of India and has
been creating art for over thirty years. He received his BFA in Drawing and Painting with
distinction from the Sir J.J. School of Art, University of Bombay, India. He earned and MFA in
Painting from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas. His work has been exhibited
internationally, including venues in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Bombay, and Canada.
Tonape has won numerous awards throughout the United States and India, and his work has
been critically acclaimed. Palm Beach Post says: “Tonape’s paintings can be described as
classically inspired, contemporary-realism—interpretive images that enchant the eye.”
January 25th – February 22nd
Hanna Friedlander’s collection of photographs from her University of Georgia Lamar Dodd School of the Arts Senior project.