The Garden and Arts Center is a proud member of the First Friday Art Trail and thrives to display the work of local artists, artisans, and crafters. The opening or closing reception date for exhibitions takes place during the First Friday of each month, unless otherwise stated. 

Current Exhibition:

May 6 - May 29th
Opening Reception: 
Friday, March 6, 2016 
6:00 PM- 9:00 PM


This 22nd annual, open exhibition is sponsored by the West Texas Photographic Society of Lubbock, a group dedicated to promoting the art of photography throughout Lubbock and the surrounding area.


Photo Credit: Ron Mouser

For information concerning this and other exhibits that are hosted by the Garden and Arts Center, please call (806) 767-3724 or email us at pgriffith@mylubbock.us

Glen Rose Morning by Ron Mouser
Upcoming Exhibit:
June Goes Rembrant
Developing Form
June 3 - June 24
Opening Reception:
Friday, June 3, 2016
6:00 PM- 9:00 PM

The Lubbock Municipal Garden and Arts Center (GAC) will host a reception on Friday, June 3, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for the opening of Developing Form: Local Portraiture.  Developing Form is an exhibition that features work by portrait artists Carol Peterson, Lonnie Mason, Henry Salley and Sharon Beauchamp.  Sponsoring the exhibit are the Friday Portrait Artists, a group of individuals who meet and encourage each other to explore, experiment and build skills that are applicable to any artistic endeavor.  Group members expand their unique vision through the inspiration and challenge of working with a live model. Those who are interested in joining or modeling for the Friday Portrait Artists should contact Sharon Beauchamp at (806) 793-0281 or the GAC.