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@Central Gallery

Located on the first floor of Burton Barr Central Library, @Central Gallery presents fine art exhibitions featuring the work of Arizona artists not currently represented by a gallery. It is open to the public during normal library hours and First Fridays. For more information, call 602-262-6157 or e-mail centralgallery.lib@phoenix.gov.


​Current Exhibit

Image of items from a Dia de los Muertos altar.“Heroes: La luminaria de mi vida” 
 October 20 - November 1, 2014

An exhibit of hand-made altars in the tradition of el Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). The theme, “Heroes: La luminaria de mi vida,” inspired participants to create altars that honor the personal heroes who have inspired their lives.

 

Join us for an opening reception and Día de los Muertos storytelling from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23.  Bring the whole family to decorate masks and sugar skulls at a special Family Craft Day from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26.  More information in the Events Calendar.

Introduce youngsters to this festive holiday with our Día de los Muertos picks for kids.

​Coming Soon​

“Birthing Next Generation II: Many Colors of Motherhood" 
November 7 - January 9, 2014

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Recent Exhibit​Image of an abstract cityscape in gray and red tones.

"Quinn's Wanderings: Of Books and Cities"
- Steve Valev

August 18 - October 15, 2014

Learn more about the exhibit.