About Us

We are a not for profit community arts center located in Clemson, South Carolina. The Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established for the purpose of bringing the arts to all members of the community through educational art programming, an Artists Guild for emerging artists, as well as, exhibits and sale opportunities featuring local, regional, national and international artists, children’s art programs and community art development.

mission statement:

To provide exceptional arts education and make art accessible and exciting to our community.


The Arts Center has four studio classrooms, tutoring room, office, coffee bar, art gallery and a multipurpose room. The studio classrooms are equipped for jewelry, ceramics, drawing, painting, photography and a variety of other enrichment activities. We offer an exciting selection of programs taught by qualified, artist instructors in a variety of disciplines.

In addition to our classroom activities, we offer a variety of events in the art gallery and multipurpose auditorium during the day and evening hours.


  • Our 1,275 sq ft. multi-use room can comfortably seat 185 people in rows, 85 seated at tables. Our multi-use, auditorium is available for rent for special events.
  • Our 427 sq ft. stage is 32′ wide and 12′ deep.

Conference Room

  • Our conference room can comfortably seat nine people.



The Arts Center is supported in part by a grant from the South Carolina Arts Commission.

The Arts Center
212 Butler Street
Clemson, SC 29631
Monday - Thursday 10AM - 5PM
Fridays 10AM - 2PM
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