FCAC Hosts BFA Exhibit

FCA hosted the BFA exit exhibition for graduting UWF senior Kaitlin Hodge. Show and reception were held in building C on May 23rd at 6pm. FCA continues to partner with the UWF art department to have BFA showings and openings.  UWF has also provided interns from the Visual Arts Department.


First City Art Center Welcomes New Executive Director.

After a regional and national search, First City Art Center is excited to announce that the position of Executive Director was filled in mid-February. We want to welcome Meredith Doyen as our new Executive Director. Meredith studied Landscape Architecture at University of Georgia, and then completed her Masters Degree at Iowa State in Community and…

Artist Opportunities

Spring 2013 Workshops begin Mar. 5th

FIRST CITY ART CENTER’S FULL SLATE OF GLASS AND POTTERY WORKSHOPS BEGIN MAR 5th. PENSACOLA, FLA- First City Art Center is now accepting sign-ups for the full slate of hands-on workshops scheduled to begin Mar. 5. Pottery on the Wheel, Make Your Own Glass, Glassblowing, Glass Bead Making, Kids Pottery and Clay Sculpting workshops will…

Artist Opportunities

Casting Craze Workshop with Guest Artist Lisa Tahir

Guest artist Lisa Tahir will be at First City Art Center to offer students and patrons a one-weekend-only glass casting workshop. A three day introductory workshop exploring the fundamentals of glass sand-casting, this is an exciting way to learn the process of pouring molten glass into open face sand molds. Day one covers production of…

Artist Opportunities

Casting Craze workshop sparks glass art creativity!

Lisa Tahir’s Casting Craze workshop on Friday – Sunday, Feb. 15-17, at First City Art Center, successfully sparked the creativity of eight students who came to learn how to sand cast glass. Friday evening was a review of all of the safety precautions of being in FCAC’s hot shop. Soon thereafter, students learned how to…