Arts of the Albemarle, including the Jaquelin Jenkins Gallery and The 516 Gallery, is home to over 250 artists, craftsmen and photographers.The Center hosts special exhibits of local and nationally known artists.

The Maguire Theatre - original to the historic Lowry-Chesson Building - has been restored as a intimate, state-of-the-art 250-seat performance space. The Maguire hosts local, regional and national acts. Innovative design of the theatre makes possible a wide range of events from seated performances to cabaret-type events to private receptions.

Please check our website for our calendar of scheduled events.

The Center is overseen by Arts of the Albemarle, a regional non-profit arts council.