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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, email

​Current Exhibit​

"Spirits of the West" -- Barbara Janson and Stu Braks
May 29 - July 31

This two-person exhibition features quilts and mixed media works by fiber artist Barb Janson and one-of-a-kind hand-painted drums by Stu Braks. 

An opening reception with the artists will be held 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. on Friday, June 5. The reception is sponsored by the Friends of the Phoenix Public Library.

​Upcoming Exhibit​  

Artwork by Carolyn Watson-Dubish
Aug. 11 - Oct. 13

Recent Exhibit​sImage of mixed media artwork by Pat Scheurich

"An Abundance of Living Things" -- Pat Scheurich       
 March 26 - May 28, 2015

An exhibit of mixed media paintings using textures, foils and acrylics, illustrating the world of plants and animals by Pat Scheurich.. 

​Call for Artists

El Amor de Frida:  Exploring a Heart Full of Pain and Passion

​Burton Barr Central Library and The Phoenix Fridas are seeking proposals from local artists for an exhibition of artwork honoring Frida Kahlo.  Click her for more information about submitting your work.

@Central Gallery

Each year, @Central Gallery issues a call for local artists to submit their work. The call generally opens in the late summer and remains open for approximately two months.  Click here for more information about submitting your work.