Notice:  Starting June 2, the doors will be open to freely visit the art galleries without an appointment during business hours Tuesday-Saturday 11-5:00.

Visitors are expected to follow social distancing guidelines and wear a face mask.

Please enter and exit via the front entrance (elevators or stairwell) to remain the proper distance from CAC staff.

Other events are cancelled until further notice, including First Friday, Salsa at CAC and all classes. We Look forward to once again fully enjoying the art center soon.

Live at the Five Spot

Live at the Five Spot

Weekly Concert Series

Live at the Five Spot is the Contemporary Art Center’s weekly Friday night music event featuring the best regional talent performing a ... read more

Whisper & Shout

Whisper & Shout

Open Mic for Poetry

Experience a diverse open mic with artists from all backgrounds in a positive and inspiring atmosphere. Peoria’s Open Mic for Poetry is read more

First Friday Studio Tour

First Friday Studio Tour

Every First Friday, 5:00-9:00pm

Visit the Contemporary Art Center Resident Artist Studios where 15 artists create, display and sell their work. Enjoy the unique and ... read more

Member Artists