Schedule of Exhibitions and Events

Spring 2018

Gulf Coast State College Amelia Center Gallery is located in the Amelia Tapper Center, room 112. The gallery is open during the Fall and Spring semesters, and closed during the summer. Gallery hours are Monday through Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., and Friday 10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. All shows are free and open to the public.

In conjunction with exhibitions the gallery hosts a number of artist talks, demonstrations, and hands-on workshops throughout the year. These events are an integral part of the educational mission of the gallery, which offer the students and the community a chance to interact with the artists, explore the creative process, and learn new, innovative approaches to making art. All events are free and open to the public.


January 26 – February 9


Photography and ceramics by Tammy Marinuzzi. A project to raise awareness about the life of young girls of India’s pottery caste.
Opening Reception: January 26, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Amelia Center Gallery
Artist Lecture: January 26, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m., AC128


February 16 – March 16

She is of the South

Paintings by women whose work centers on the heritage, spirituality and traditions of the American South.
Opening Reception: February 16, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Amelia Center Gallery


March 26 – April 13


Wesley Harvey and Keith Smith, an exhibit of ceramic sculpture and wares exploring questions of identity.
Closing Reception: April 13, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Amelia Center Gallery


April 13 – 15

GCSC Ceramics Symposium: Identity

Workshops, lectures and discussion panels focused on the idea of defining identity.


April 22 – May 3

Student Art Show

Opening Reception April 23, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m., Amelia Center Gallery