Located in downtown Albuquerque, OFFCenter Community Arts Project is a non-profit supporting and celebrating creativity in all its forms. Everyone is welcome to come create, connect, and learn!
Masks are optional but encouraged. Our regular hours are Monday: workgroups. Tuesday: classes. Wednesday & Thursday: Open Studio. noon to 3 pm all days. And our gallery is also open!
Need supplies? The online form for our Art Supply Commons program is here.
Did You Know? OFFCenter was founded as an Art Hive in 2001. Since then, we’ve provided free space, supplies, and support to thousands of people from all walks of life to connect and create.

“Not many places can you be who you dream to be. In this studio, freedom isn’t a word, it’s a way of life.”  – OC Participant

New News!

Evolving Artist Exhibition Opening May 8, Abq Art Walk First Friday. Come meet the three artists! We’ll be open 5 to 8 pm. The evolving artists receive 100% of sales so come shop!

Online Gallery is Live!  Artists consignments are also available for sale in our gallery. Purchasers may pick up their purchases at OFFCenter Community Arts Project during open hours, Monday-Thursdays from 12-3 and First Friday ArtWalk evenings. 808 Park Ave. SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102; 505-247-1172.

We’re at our limit of four artists for consignment right now, but we’d be happy to add you to the waiting list.

Summer Saturdays with the Board Starting May 7.  The board will be staffing OC from 10 am to 1 pm EVERY Saturday through the summer. They’re planning various activities; however, please note there will NOT be Open Studio on those days.

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Hours: Monday-Thursday noon to 3 pm.

You can pick your art supply commons order or shop our gallery all days we are open.

Donations of art supplies only on Monday and Tuesday.

Work groups are on Monday; classes (such as painting and jewelry-making) on Tuesday.

Open Studio is noon to 3 pm on Wednesday and Thursday.

Questions, please email info@offcenterarts.org