The Port Aransas Art Center is a thriving center for the visual arts and a bellwether for quality of life for Port Aransas, Mustang Island, Padre Island and other neighboring communities. Artists from all over the area, Austin, San Antonio, Dallas, Houston and all points in between, plus Winter Texans from all over the United States and Canada enjoy visiting, displaying and offering their work for sale at the Port Aransas Art Center. In addition, guests may register for art classes and workshops of all kinds guided by talented professional artists.
Since it was established, the Port Aransas Art Center has expanded its exhibitions, educational classes for students of all ages, and it has attracted greater community interest. The Center has more than 400 members. Of these, more than 225 are artist-members who show their work at the Center.
The Port Aransas Art Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Numerous area businesses and individuals participate as exhibition, event, and education sponsors. The Art Center is a 2019 top-rated nonprofit on GreatNonProfits. To see our GuideStar profile, visit https://www2.guidestar.org/profile/74-2782537.