Schedule of Exhibitions and Events

Fall 2019

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.


September 6 – October 4

Made in Greece VIII

Ceramics and photography by the students and faculty of the Athens/Skopelos Study Abroad Program.
Opening Reception: September 6, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Amelia Center Gallery


October 11 – November 8


Local artists reflect on a year since hurricane Michael.
Opening Reception: October 11, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Amelia Center Gallery


October 25

Lou Pierozzi, Visiting Artist

Lecture and demo by Chicago potter Lou Pierozzi.
Lecture: 11:00a.m. – Noon, AC128
Demo: 1:00p.m. – 4:00p.m, AC127


November 15 – December 6

Twelfth Annual Cup Show Form and Function

A survey of the wide variety of approaches to contemporary ceramics through the lens of the most intimate and accessible vessel — the cup. Juried by Peter Pincus.
Opening Reception: November 15, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Amelia Center Gallery.