Welcome to Art Sanctuary!

Our mission is to use the power of Black Art to transform individuals, create and build community and foster cultural understanding. 

Our Programs  

Our Mission and Core Values come to LIFE in 2 ways:
Arts Education and Family / Public Programming

In the Gallery: Future Antebellum by Shawn Theodore  

628 S 16th Street
Hours: Tues-Thurs & Sat, 12-4PM

Our Past Programs  

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Past Programs


From Our Blog:

11 Jan 2017
By: Emile Holland. Emile Holland is a sophomore at Central High School, and one of Art Sanctuary's high school interns. He recently shared his...
04 Oct 2016
By: Lorene Cary We’re halfway through the dedication of the National Museum of African American History and Culture by the time the violins swell and...
26 Jul 2016
By: Maggie Lily. Maggie is an artist-poet-student-hoarder-moth who likes to write like she's the moon and can't decide whether she's 8 or 80. Maggie...

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Art Sanctuary uses the power of black art to transform individuals, create and build community and foster cultural understanding.

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Art Sanctuary Hours

Gallery Hours

  • Sun-Mon: Closed
  • Tues-Wed: 10am – 4pm
  • ​Thurs: 10am – 7pm
  • Fri: Closed
  • Sat: 12- 4pm

Office Hours

  • Mon - Fri: 10am - 4pm