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The Emerald Art Center is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the visual arts.

 

We are located in Springfield, Oregon.

 

We provide an opportunity for all who desire to create art and exhibit their work by cultivating a vibrant art community through education, outreach and partnerships.

ONGOING EVENTS

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The Emerald Art Center proudly presents the 16th Annual Emerald

Spring Exhibition 2022

– a national painting competition featuring 66 top artists from all across the United States vying for cash awards.  The exhibit runs from May 3 – June 3; Artist Reception is May 7, 5:30 – 7:30 pm and 2nd Friday Art Walk, May 13th, 5:30 – 7:30pm.

 

 

Juror for this show is nationally recognized local artist, Jim Daly, www.jimdalyart.com 
who selected both the paintings for the show and the award winners this year. 
The exhibition represents a wide range of media, styles and genres for the viewing public to enjoy.

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opeN STUDIO
Every friday
11am - 4 pm

Emerald Art Center offers free open studios for members and non-members alike! 

Non-member donations are suggested, pay at the front door.

Enjoy the art.

Become a member.

Come for a visit today!

Our Vision

To flourish a community engaging in and celebrating the arts, experiencing the joys of creative expression and communication.

Our Mission

To provide an opportunity for all who desire to create art and exhibit their work by cultivating a vibrant art community through education, outreach and partnerships.

Our Activities

Check us out on our social media for updates, news and more !

THE LEGACY OF EMERALD ART CENTER

Emerald Art Center is a place where beginning and established artists join together to create and show their art in a historic building in downtown Springfield.

It’s a place for people in the community to view local and national art shows as well as attend classes and other events.