What does art spark?

Art sparks self discovery.

Every time we put pencil to paper, ink to plate, or hand to press, we learn something. Art tests our ideas, our creativity, our skills. Art nurtures our work ethic, our confidence, our generosity. When we start making art, we start a journey of self discovery. Here at Bend Art Center, artists of ... READ MORE

Art sparks learning.

Art is a powerful teacher. Art teaches us about the world, ourselves, and each other. Art can helps us understand how an artist 'ticks', or serve as a gateway to other subjects like science or history.  Here at Bend Art Center, we have a unique combination of exhibit and studio space, so stude... READ MORE

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