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  • Hot Glass Cold Brew: December 13th, 2019

    Join us for a fun, holiday themed “Hot Glass Cold Brew: Ugly Holiday Sweater Party” fundraising event featuring glass artist Courtney Branam! Full admission ($20 members/$30 non-members) includes a handmade glass or ceramic cup. These collectible glasses and cups are limited and go fast, so come early! Members and prepaid ticket holders will have early…

  • 3D Printsacola: “Steamroller Edition” featuring Fred Kahl

    3D Printsacola combines machine generative art with hands-on artmaking practices.

    This event features glass artist Fred Kahl, and there will be a massive 8-ton concrete compaction “steamroller” machine rolling through the parking lot across fabric and scrolls of paper with hand-carved blocks beneath them, revealing a beautiful collaboration of hand and industrial machine-made prints

  • Pumpkin Patch Saturday Sale

    October 12th, 2019  10 a.m – 2 p.m FREE Admission First City Art Center’s Pumpkin Patch is the center’s largest fundraiser of the year. The event not only supports FCAC as a nonprofit center for the arts offering affordable education and outreach programs, pumpkin purchases also support over 50 local artists. FCAC’s 13th Annual Pumpkin…

  • “Pieces Adrift” Silent Art Auction Fundraising Event

    “Pieces Adrift” art show and silent auction event will be held at First City Art Center on September 7, 2019 from 5:00 – 8:00 pm.

    All proceeds from the auction and event will go toward Keep Pensacola Beautiful’s Harmony Parks Pensacola and First City Art Center’s scholarships for low-income families to participate in art classes and workshops.

  • Pieces Adrift Gallery Show

    Art Exhibition featuring the resident artists at Gallery 1060 Gallery 1060 is open for free entry Monday – Friday between 10 am – 4 pm.

  • PechaKucha Night (PKN) Vol. 15: “Confidence”

    PechaKucha Night (PKN) Pensacola returns with another exciting night of phenomenal community members sharing intriguing outlooks and powerful images. Presenters will honor the art and skill of “Confidence” through this fun and fast presentation style.

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    Hot Glass Cold Brew: Mystic May Edition

    Friday, May 3rd, 2019 Full admission ($20/$30) includes a hand-blown glass or hand-thrown ceramic cup. These collector glasses and cups are limited and go fast, so come early! Bring the whole family! Reduced Admission (without signature cup) for children over 12 is $10. Children under 12 are free (without cup). Admission also includes 2 complimentary…

  • Journeys

    Featured Guest Artists:

    Maresa  Jurczynski  Zenner  (handmade jewels) and the “Paint Out Group”  (mixed media artists)

    Also displaying work by the resident artists at Gallery 1060

    Reception coincides with Hot Glass Cold Brew: Mystic May on Friday, May 3rd 6-9 pm

  • Hot Glass Cold Brew: March 15th, 2019

    Join us for a fun, 80’s themed fundraising event featuring glass artists Jamie Estes and Andrew Thompson of Rainbow Glass Productions! Full admission ($20 members/$30 non-members) includes a handmade glass or ceramic cup. These collectible glasses and cups are limited and go fast, so come early! Members and prepaid ticket holders will have early access….

  • ABOUT FACE Gallery Exhibition

    About Face

    Featuring Guest Artist James Amerson and the Artists @ Gallery 1060.

     

  • Hot Glass Cold Brew: February 1st, 2019

    Join us for a fun, “Great Gatsby,” themed fundraising event featuring guest glass artist Morgan Graff-Bogart. Full admission ($20 members/$30 non-members) includes a handmade glass or ceramic cup. These collectible glasses and cups are limited and go fast, so come early! Members and prepaid ticket holders will have early access. Become a member today! General…

  • Eat at Zoe’s Kitchen while you’re Holiday Shopping!

    On Thursday, December 13th between 4-9pm, eat dinner at Zoe’s Kitchen after holiday shopping at the Cordova Mall. 25% of the proceeds will be donated back to First City Art Center! Get your holiday shopping done, enjoy delicious Mediterranean cuisine, AND give back to your local community art center, all in one visit to the…

  • Hot Glass Cold Brew

    Hot Glass Cold Brew: December 7th, 2018

    Join us for a fun, holiday themed “Hot Glass Cold Brew: Ugly Sweater Party” fundraising event! Full admission ($20 members/$30 non-members) includes a handmade glass or ceramic cup. These collectible glasses and cups are limited and go fast, so come early! Members and prepaid ticket holders will have early access. Become a member today! General…

  • Redirected

    Showcasing the resident artists’ work @ Gallery 1060.

    The theme of this show, “Redirected”, refers to a feature wall of humorous paintings that have been reimagined with unexpected elements.

    Also, just in time for the holidays, there are 98 mini gift size paintings all $45 or under! Shop local and buy handmade!

     

  • PechaKucha Night (PKN) Vol. 14: “Caring”

    PechaKucha Night (PKN) Pensacola returns with another exciting night of phenomenal community members sharing intriguing outlooks and powerful images. Presenters will honor the art and skill of “Caring” through this fun and fast presentation style.

  • Women of Fire, Celebrating Females Making Art with Fire

    From prehistoric to present times, Fire – associated with strength, vitality, and passion — has been integral to many cultures.  Nikola Tesla (1856 – 1943) stated “The spread of civilization may be likened to a fire; first a feeble spark, next a flickering flame, then a mighty blaze, ever increasing in speed and power.” Women artists have faced…

  • Elemental

    Featuring Guest Artists: Rene Culler, Vanessa Evans, and Corrina Sephora.

    Also displaying work by the resident artists @ Gallery 1060.

     

  • Pumpkin Patch Saturday Sale

    October 6th, 2018    10 a.m – 2 p.m FREE Admission – VOLUNTEER First City Art Center’s Pumpkin Patch is the center’s largest fundraiser of the year. The event not only supports FCAC as a nonprofit center for the arts offering affordable education and outreach programs, pumpkin purchases also support over 50 local artists. FCAC’s 12th…

  • Pumpkin Patch Preview Party

    Friday, October 5th, 2018    6 – 9 p.m. VOLUNTEER First City Art Center’s Pumpkin Patch is the center’s largest fundraiser of the year. The event not only supports FCAC as a nonprofit center for the arts offering affordable education and outreach programs, pumpkin purchases also support over 50 local artists. FCAC’s 12th Annual Pumpkin Patch…

  • PechaKucha Night (PKN) Vol. 13: “Collaboration”

    PechaKucha Night (PKN) Pensacola returns with another exciting night of phenomenal community members sharing intriguing outlooks and powerful images. Six speakers will honor the art and skill of “Collaboration” through this fun and fast presentation style.

  • The Palette Show

    The Palette Show

    Featuring Guest Artist Maria Hoch and the Artists @ Gallery 1060.

     

  • 1st Annual Juried Art Show @ Gallery 1060!

    Drop off Dates: Thurs. June 7th (10am-3pm), Fri. June 8th (10am-3pm), and Sat. June 9th (10am-1pm). Entry Fee: $25. for FCAC members/ $30. for non-members Juror: Julie McGrath Judging: Sunday, June 10th Pick-up Work not Selected: Monday, June 11th between 10-3pm Awards/Reception: Friday, June 22nd from 5-8pm Show Dates: June 13th – July 13th Pick…

  • PechaKucha Night Poster, Theme for May is Chance

    PechaKucha Night Vol. 12: “Chance”

    PechaKucha Night (PKN) Pensacola returns with a serendipitous mix of community members blending exciting outlooks and powerful images to explore the theme of “Chance” through this fun, fast presentation style

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    Hot Glass Cold Brew: Mystic May Edition

    Full admission ($20/$25) will include a signature hand-blown glass or hand-thrown ceramic glass. These collector glasses and cups are limited and go fast so come early! Reduced Admission (without signature cup) for children over 12 is $10. Children under 12 are free (without cup). Members and those who join that night will enter at 5:15…

  • Masters of Inspiration, an exhibition at Gallery 1060

    Masters of Inspiration

    Featuring Gallery 1060 studio artists and 3 guest artists: Caitlyn Cooney, Kelly Schmidt, and Ben Twingley. Exhibition Dates: April 11th – May 18th, 2018. ***Extended to June 2nd! Reception: May 4th, 6-8pm. Reception coincides with FCAC’s Hot Glass Cold Brew Fundraising event, admission fee required. $20. members / $25. non-member admission. For more information about…

  • Hot Glass Cold Brew: March 23rd, 2018

    Join us for this fun Disco themed event! Full admission ($20 members/$25 non-members) will include a signature handmade glass or ceramic cup. These collectible glasses and cups are limited and go fast so come early! Members and prepaid ticket holders will have early access. General admission tickets will be on sale at the gate at…

  • Cartoon Network Gallery Exhibition February 26 - April 5, 2018

    Cartoon Network

    An edgy exhibition featuring cartoon character inspired works of art. Guest Artists: Dave Williams, jeweler, and Jimmy Rhea, metal sculptor. Also featuring our two newest Gallery 1060 Artists: Anne Taylor Duease and Nester Taylor. Reception: March 23rd, 2018 from 6-8pm. Reception coincides with FCAC’s Hot Glass Cold Brew Fundraising event, admission fee required. $20. members…

  • Slow Ride Bike Pensacola

    Slow Ride in Downtown Pensacola

    Sat. February 17, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Hop on your bike and enjoy this leisurely community bike ride through the quiet, scenic streets of Pensacola’s many historic neighborhoods. The Slow Ride begins and ends at the First City Art Center parking lot. This event is FREE and open to the public, co-sponsored by…

  • The Roads We’ve Taken

    Featuring resident Gallery 1060 artists with guest artists Ann Robinson and Emily Wicke. This gallery opening will coincide with the Hot Glass Cold Brew event on January 26th, 2018. Reception coincides with FCAC’s Hot Glass Cold Brew Fundraising event, admission fee required. $20. members / $25. non-member admission. For more information about Hot Glass Cold…

  • FCAC Gallery 1060 Eye Candy

    Eye Candy

    Come visit First City Art Center for our Gallery 1060 show, Eye Candy! Featuring guest artist Sally Miller and resident Gallery 1060 artists Diane Collins, Julie McGrath, Karin Gudmundson, Jennifer Fleming, Ruth Gordon, Lindsey Grey, Tamara Fischbeck, Pat Hayes, Joe Hobbs, Noel Nichols, Marzia Ransom and Devon Murphy.

  • Status Quo

    Status Quo is a gallery exhibition featuring new work by Gallery 1060 artists.

  • Ebb and Flow

    Ebb and Flow is a gallery exhibition featuring new work by Gallery 1060 artists and featuring guest artists Katie and Garth Holtkamp. Katie and Garth create paintings inspired by their Key West habitat. Bright colors and island lifestyle permeate the Holtkamp’s canvases invoking rustling palm trees and lazy tropical afternoons. Katie’s brother, local glass artist…

  • Absence of Reason Poster at First City Art Center

    Absence of Reason

    Don’t miss another great show in the gallery opening June 14. It will feature new work by the studio artists: Marzia Ransom, Lindsey Gray, Ruth Gordon, Joe Hobbs, Diane Collins, Jennifer Fleming, Pat Hayes, Tam Fischbeck, Sophia Haro, Noel Nichols, Karin Gudmundson, Julie McGrath and Devon Murphy. Gallery 1060 will be also be open on Gallery…

  • Mixed media sculpture at First City Art Center

    Unconceptual

    Unconceptual — A fantastic exhibition featuring new artwork from our 13 studio artists at First City Art Center. Unconceptual Gallery Show at First City Art Center Unconceptual is the current show at First City Art Center’s Gallery 1060 where our studio artists have their latest work on display, including several life-size sculptures of people made…