Live Music Performances

in the Pearson Auditorium

 

Contemporary Art Exhibits

in the East Oregonian Gallery

 

 

 

Art Rocks Teens

FREE classes for 13-18 year-olds
AND Rock & Roll Camp
SIGN UP NOW.

 

Take a Class

Art and music for youth, teens & adults

Shop 

in the Pendleton Foundation Trust Fine Craft Gallery
Souvenirs for travelers & proud locals

Welcome to the Pendleton Center for the Arts… a great place to express your creative self and enjoy the creative work of others. Located in the heart of Eastern Oregon, our beautifully restored 1916 Carnegie Library building overlooks the Umatilla River at the north end of Pendleton’s charming downtown. Browse the galleries, shop for finely crafted wearable and functional art, take a free or low-cost class, take in a live music, literary arts or dance event, or hold your own event in our historic building. Read our statement on diversity, equity, & inclusion HERE. 

Sign up for one (or more!) of our targeted email newsletters HERE.

RIGHT NOW at PCA

You do NOT want to miss this Live Music event:

True Blues with Corey Harris & Cedric Watson
Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024
7:00 p.m., Doors open 6:30 p.m.
GET TICKETS HERE
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The EOC3 Poster Contest for Teens and Youth is ON!

Deadline Feb. 13, 5 PM
Awards/Pizza Party Fri., Feb. 23, 5:30 PM

All the info HERE.

Artists of Eastern Oregon, Vol. 1 is HERE! Flip through it online HERE We have a limited number of copies for sale in the Pendleton Foundation Trust Fine Craft Marketplace.

 

FIRST DRAFT WRITERS’ SERIES

Andrea Carlisle’s First Draft reading has been postponed until June,2024. Join us in March for Bette Husted. Read more HERE.

 

Watch HIROKO CANNON ON
Oregon ART BEAT

Purchase cards, prints and originals HERE.

ON-GOING WORK

We’re always working to include a wider group of community members and visitors into Team PCA. Learn more about our goals to increase diversity, equity and inclusion HERE. 

 

 

EXHIBITS

Join us Jan. 11, 2024 as we kick off the exhibit season with Off the Shelf
Opening Reception Jan. 11 5:30-7:00 PM
FREE, Everyone welcome! Read about Libby Black, Brittany Powell Parich, LeBrie Rich, and Elizabeth Saloka HERE.
View new work by Judith Graham in the Lorenzen Gallery.


DROP OFF DATE: MARCH 2, 2024
Entry Forms HERE.

Teens 13-18 can sign up HERE to be part of the Maker2Market program. It’s not only FREE, we’ll help you learn to make things to sell. 

 

EXPRESS YOURSELF – ON YOUR SCHEDULE

We’re excited to unveil our UPGRADED Creation Station! Thanks to funding through the AWS InCommunities Umatilla County Fund, run by ChangeX, you can drop in and explore all the fun things you’ve been dying to try. Adults, kids with a parent or older pal – anyone! And it’s FREE. What a great way to spend a little time.

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Have some talent to share? Want to teach a class? Pitch your idea HERE. 

See all the opportunities for artists HERE.