to the Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries
Mattie Kelly Arts Center (MKAC) is the Emerald Coast’s premier source for arts and culture. Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries (MKAC) are well known for hosting internationally recognized, national and regional exhibitions in addition to hosting regular gallery talks and workshops related to the exhibits on display.
Among the numerous events hosted at MKAC’s galleries includes two annual juried exhibitions:
• the Arnie Hart Juried Student Exhibition, a competition for Northwest Florida State College student artists, and the
• 30th Annual Emerald Coast National! Call for Art! which is open to artists from all over the United States and where people who attend can enjoy the beautiful building!
The Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries (MKAC) are a vital part of the community and inspire our mission to provide guests access to our vibrant artistic community through quality exhibits while inspiring folks of all ages to appreciate the arts together.
For more information about our exhibitions or how to host an event, please contact Galleries Director J. Wren Supak at [email protected].
Artists interested in showcasing their work at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center should view our current Call to Artists →
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MKAC Galleries are on an academic mission that conducts programs to enhance the educational mission of Northwest Florida State College. Serving as a teaching adjunct to the Department of Art within the college’s Division of Fine and Performing Arts and Humanities, the galleries organize exhibitions by established national and international artists across styles and media. The MKAC galleries are a reputed viable cultural asset for the entire campus and the regional community.
Monday – Friday 10AM – 4PM
May 9 – July 22
Monday – Thursday 10AM – 4PM