Mission & History

What is the Arts Center?

Come visit us at our 10,000 square-foot facility in Great Neck and be a part of one of our many events at venues throughout the region. We know we have something for you!

A NOT-FOR-PROFIT 501(c)(3) MULTI-ARTS CENTER that has, for close to 25 years, been dedicated to promoting and supporting the visual and performing arts through education, exhibition, performance, and outreach.

A SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS that offers classes all year long for children and adults of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities.

A free public ART GALLERY that hosts dynamic exhibits, school tours, and artist talks throughout the year.

An ARTS-IN-EDUCATION OUTREACH provider that brings arts programming to thousands of students, teachers, and seniors throughout Long Island and Queens. We are proud affiliates of the John F. Kennedy for the Performing Arts: Partners in Education Program and the National Gallery of Art.

A PERFORMANCE & CONCERT VENUE providing intimate concerts, cover bands, artist & celebrity talks, and more in our own black box theater.

A year-round FILM PROGRAM which screens over 100 films each year and hosts dozens of filmmakers and special guests in venues throughout

Nassau and Suffolk County, including workshops for young filmmakers produced in partnership with Hofstra University.