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The Center at Greater Livingston County Arts Council

The Center at Greater Livingston County Arts Council nurtures the creativity found within the collection of artists and art groups located in the City of Pontiac and surrounding area.  The Center is a studio, teaching space, gallery, and retail sales outlet for locally produced work.  We invite you to visit our store and see the wide variety of art we offer.

 

  The Greater Livingston County Arts Council, 209 W. Madison St. in Pontiac, Illinois has received an Illinois Humanities COVID-19 Emergency Relief Grant in the amount of $2,500 to be used for general operations.  Illinois Humanities activates the humanities through free public programs, grants, and educational opportunities that foster reflection, spark conversation, build community, and strengthen civic engagement. Illinois Humanities is a nonprofit organization and the state’s affiliate for the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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The Joe Bailey Gallery

Take a look at what’s showing currently inside our gallery walls. Pontiac Community Art Center has seasonal exhibits and special exhibits.  We pride ourselves in showing some of the best artworks anywhere in Pontiac.

August 2021

No show in August

 
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Faux Stained Glass Class

August 10  (2nd Tuesday Workshop) - “Second Tuesdays With Kathy!”– 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  Faux Stained Glass Project.  You will create a red cardinal design.    Recommended for adults.  Class Size:  6 – 9


Instructor:  Kathy Zehr                                                   Fee:  $30.00

More new classes below!

 
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Art Walk 2021

August 13-24

During business hours

Stroll through Pontiac businesses and place a bid for artwork on display by local artists. Place a starting bid in any amount. Brochure coming soon! All proceeds benefit GLCAC scholarship programs.

 

News & Updates

With our talented team of art connoisseurs and a keen eye for beauty and innovation, The Center at Greater Livingston County Arts Council has been making a name for itself among art enthusiasts and seasoned collectors across the Pontiac area. Our gallery and artwork has been mentioned by the media, and we’re proud to share the stories with you below.

Become a Member or Patron

September 29, 2018

If you are a resident of Livingston County or an adjoining town, you are eligible to be a contributing member. You may also become a patron if you are not an artist.

Vendor Application Form

Patron Application Form

Newsletter

2018-2020

Calendar of Events

2021


August 2021

September 2021

Click on the calendar link to see the upcoming classes and gallery shows.

Art Fair Calendar

February 27, 2019

This link will show you art fairs throughout the year. Click here to view.

Dates for Jury Submissions

June 2021

These are the dates for the 2021 jury review for new members. If you would like to become a member, you will need to fill out a form, pay the $25 per year membership fee and submit 3 pieces of artwork for admission. Admissions will be accepted a week prior to jury.

Coming soon!

 

Studio Classes

New classes for fall and winter!

Click here!

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Hours

Mon: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Tue: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Wed: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Thu: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Fri: 10:00am - 5:00p.m.

Sat: 10:00am - 4:00pm

Sun: 12noon- 4:00pm

 

209 W. Madison
Pontiac IL
United States 61764

815-419-2472

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