A COMMUNITY ART RESOURCE FOR THE COACHELLA VALLEY

desert art center

STIMULATE / EDUCATE / NURTURE

NEW LOGO FOR DAC
Take a moment to review the old and the new, let us know what you think of our new logo and redesign.

Desert Art Center offers a full, weekly class schedule in a wide variety of mediums including Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Ceramics, Photography, Glass and more. Beginner or expert, you will be challenged to grow as an artist with Fine Art classes taught by the area’s top professionals. 

Our Gallery is a beautiful showplace for our most talented juried and featured member artists, providing an opportunity to show and sell their paintings, photography, textiles, jewelry, glass, ceramics, mosaics, and more.

ZOOM Online Art Classes: keep busy, creative, and working with other artists!

JESSICA SCHIFFMAN
Figure & Portrait Painting | Drawing
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

JULIANNA POLDI
Modern Abstract Acrylic Painting
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Desert Art Center celebrates 70 years of nurturing, educating and inspiring artists in the Coachella Valley. Our historic building started life as Palm Springs first school, and DAC continues that legacy, providing fine art classes throughout the year.

Be a part of our lively creative community! As a member you’ll have the opportunity to meet local working artists and join us for our many shows, receptions and special events.

When you donate your time at DAC you become an essential part of the volunteer family that is the heart and soul of our organization. 
When you make a tax-free donation to our charitable non-profit, your funds directly impact our daily programming and operations.

Helping to Inspire Young Artists

DAC’s long-standing donor-funded youth programs bring a legacy of learning and expert art instruction to the area’s Middle and High School students, nurturing creativity, building skills, and providing scholarships toward college art education.

SUPPORT DAC – BUY A MASK!

Purchase a mask and donate to DAC! Gallery Member and landscape painter Ray Lanowy has donated the fruit of his latest creative endeavor – hand-tailored, beautifully fitting face masks in a variety of 100% cotton patterned fabrics. Reversible, gusseted and wired at the bridge of the nose, each $10 mask goes directly to benefit operations at DAC. 

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