Art at the Center

Gallery Location

Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, 11902 Lowell Ave. (119th & Lowell). Open daily: Mon.-Fri. 5:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sat. 7 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun. 10 a.m.-8 p.m.

Art at the Center is a unique, not-for-profit gallery space that offers local, regional and national artists, both professional and amateur, an opportunity to showcase their work in the heart of Overland Park. All art is for sale, unless otherwise noted. Gallery commission and sales taxes applyClosed Independence Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Admission is free.

The Juried Exhibition features art from all across the nation. This year William Rose, Kansas City artist notable for the Royal's world series mural, selected from 539 pieces of art the 82 show entrants. Of those, he choose 12 pieces to receive awards provided by the Friends of OP Arts.

Current Exhibition: Plein Air Exhibition Through middle of July

Congratulations to the artists who received recognition as award winners for the 2016 Stems Plein Air Paint presented by Friends of OP Arts and sponsored by The Rice Gallery of Fine Arts.

Best of Show - Ken Chapin unnamed

1st Place 

  • Teddy Jackson
  • Brent Seevers
  • Jane Willhoite
  • Rachel Woods

2nd Place

  • David DeArmond (2)
  • Rebecca Orr (2)
  • Brent Seevers

3rd Place

  • Beverly Amundson
  • Andrea Orr Clague
  • Jeremy Manning
  • David Stewart
  • Marcia Streepy

4th Place

  • Ken Chapin
  • Andrea Orr Clague
  • Alex Hamil
  • Kirsten Novak
  • Wendy Taylor

Permanent Art Collections

The city has permanent art collections at the Overland Park Convention Center,  Matt Ross Community Center, Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead and  Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens. Docent tours available, call 913-344-8656, or take a virtual tour.