Center for Contemporary Arts - Abilene

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Abilene, TX 79601

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Chase Turk: Plastic

Collages by artist Chase Turk reflect challenges of modern society.

Twig Capra: Tableau Vivant

Photographic artist Twig Capra presents a series of new, large scale, narrative self-portraits. An Abilene native, Capra was mentored early on by artist Clint Hamilton, […]

Cuba: Milton "Mac" Rowley

An exhibit of photographs taken in and around old Havana on a cultural exchange in 2012.

Dirty Draw-ers: Annual Exhibit

Dirty Draw-ers is a figure drawing group that has been meeting at The Center for Contemporary Arts on Monday nights for nearly 40 years. This […]


How do contemporary artists address contradiction, ambiguity, and truth? The “Art in the Twenty-First Century” documentary “Paradox” explores these questions in the work of the […]

Artwalk: Trees Please

Abilene’s monthly artful all-over town extravaganza, featuring new shows at the Contemporary Arts Center.

ArtWalk: EDGEucation

Nonstop performances at the Abilene Arts Center for this month’s ArtWalk: 5:45-5:50pm  “I Am Not a Native American”     Trevor Allen and Co. 5:50-6:00pm  Monya Brown, […]

Ken Dixon and Ryder Richards: Balancing Act

Engaging both symbolic metaphor and classic imagery as theatrical fulcrums, the works of Dixon and Richards attempt to explore issues of balance, control and submission.

Dirty Draw-ers Annual Exhibit

Dirty Draw-ers is a figure drawing group that meets every Monday night at the Center for Contemporary Arts.

Adam Luther: Mad Syndrome

Adam Luther offers up large-scale acrylic paintings that are definitely worth a gander.