Enjoy our local art! Home to more than 250 artists, craftsmen, photographers, and everyone in-between, Arts of the Albemarle is the center of Elizabeth City's thriving art community. Stop by to explore our retail gallery and our rotating exhibits of locally and nationally known artists. Admission is free!
Arts of the Albemarle is a regional non-profit arts council located in downtown Elizabeth City at The Center, the renovated historical Lowry-Chesson building. This world-class arts facility houses The Jaquelin Jenkins Gallery, home to the artists; The Maguire Theatre, a state-of-the-art performance space; and the School of the Arts. In addition to frequent performances and shows, free monthly events include musical performances and Elizabeth City's First Friday ArtWalk. See you there!