Exhibit openings at both The Arts Council and The University of Alabama Galleries in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center take place on First Fridays from 5-8 pm and are free and open to the public.

Quick Facts

620 Greensboro Ave.
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, AL 35401
Phone: (205) 758-5195
Website: cac.tuscarts.org
Email: [email protected]
Hours: First Friday 5-7 p.m.


Gallery Details

The Arts Council Gallery and The University of Alabama Gallery

The Arts Council Gallery 
First Friday: March 1, 2024
"Tuscaloosa County Schools Fine Arts Showcase"
Exhibit opens March 1, 2024

The Arts Council will host the annual "Tuscaloosa County Schools Fine Arts Showcase" in The Arts Council Gallery beginning March 1 and closing on March 28, 2024. An exhibit of select visual art comprised of art students from the TCSS secondary schools will open on March 1 from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. during the First Friday Art Walk. Each art teacher will select seven to ten pieces for the display in a variety of media. The exhibit will conclude on Thursday, March 28. Also featured during the First Friday portion of the Showcase will be performances by the Brookwood Elementary Chorus, led by Amber Hartley, at 5:30 p.m. followed by the Tuscaloosa County High School Jazz Band.
The University of Alabama Gallery
"Garden Ethics: Stephen W. Evans"
Through March 29, 2024
First Friday:  March 1, 2024

Philadelphia native Stephen W. Evans’ landscape paintings have been called “a representation of American space that feels emotionally pure.” There will be a reception for the artist on Friday, February 2, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., during Tuscaloosa's First Friday Art Walk.
Arts Council Gallery and UA Gallery hours weekdays 9 a.m.-4 p.m.