Plan Your Visit: Galleries, Gift Gallery, Art Supplies

The Visual Arts Center exhibits art in three galleries in Punta Gorda, Florida and are always FREE to explore. We feature original works of art created by local artists.

Exhibits change monthly, so stop by often to discover something new! Most art is for sale, making our galleries a fantastic place to find a new piece for your home, office, or gift giving. 

Click on the link to see our exhibit schedule and reception dates. Gallery Exhibit Schedule (click here). 

While you're here, shop in the Gift Gallery to find other artisan items for every occasion, created by our Member Artists. 

Taking a class with us? Our Art Supply Store has everything you need to get started. While your shopping, check out our VAC logo items.

We also have an art book cozy corner to find inspiration for your next art project. 

Click on the link to see our exhibit schedule and reception dates. Gallery Exhibit Schedule (click here).

The National Art Exhibition is a bi-annual event held here at the VAC, See the April 2022 exhibit here Click Here to View the Featured Exhibit Online


Our Mission is to Inspire, Explore, Create, and Promote the Visual Arts

The Visual Arts Center is located at the Corner of Maud Street and Marion Avenue, across the street from Fishermen's Village, in the heart of Punta Gorda's historic district. 


 Hours of Operation:

Monday & Friday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday - Thursday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Main Gallery

The Visual Arts Center's Main Gallery features Judged and Juried shows of traditional and 3D media open to VAC members and non-members, attracting the most impressive artists from across Southwest Florida. The prestigious National Art Exhibition is also held biennially in the Main Gallery. 

If you are an artist looking for prospectus for upcoming exhibits,
Visit our Call to Artists Page (click here).

Goff Gallery

Exhibits, and other group shows are featured in Goff Gallery year-round. Visit regularly to discover exciting new work created by local artists. Goff Gallery is available for rent by individual artists. To learn more about exhibit rentals, click here.

Rebecca Hall

Rebecca Hall features themed exhibits as well as member shows.

Rebecca hall is available for rent by individual artists or organizations. Artists interested in renting wall space in Rebecca Hall should email or call (941) 639-8810.