The City of Sunrise is proud to have its own art gallery. Visitors are provided with unique opportunities to view the works of local artists and traveling exhibits. Gallery admission and receptions are offered free of charge unless otherwise noted.
A Call for Artists
The city is currently searching for artists to be a part of the upcoming MLK/Black History Month Exhibition. For more details, click this link: Call for Artist.
"Beyond the Colors"
Artist: Indranil Ghosh
Exhibition Dates: November 10 – December 16, 2017
Reception: Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 6:30PM
Indranil Ghosh, born in Kolkata, India, is a self-taught artist. He is software engineer, but has keen interest in arts and music. Indranil loved to draw and paint in his childhood. Later in high school, he fell in love with the technique of water color. In spite of his busy schedule, he still finds time to draw and paint. To Indranil, painting is a form of meditation, which helps him calm down and pass through difficult times.
“Pioneers of Change”
Exhibition Dates: January 6 – February 24, 2018
Reception: January 14, 2018 Time: 6:00PM
Multiple selections from a variety of artists are combined to showcase the African diaspora. Whether it is in art, music, math, science, engineering, civil rights, business, or literature, these “Pioneers of Change” paved the way for the future. Join the City of Sunrise to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. and honor Black History Month with this exhibition.
"Youth Art Month – The Power of Art"
Exhibition Dates: March 2 – March 31, 2018
Reception: Friday, March 2, 2018 at 6:30PM
The City of Sunrise celebrates Youth Art Month by inviting local students to display recent works encompassing the theme: “The Power of Art.” Experience the magic as these students leave their mark and showcase their interpretation of how art is powerful in their world.
Gallery Hours: The Art Gallery is open to the public on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Wednesdays and Thursdays from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Receptions: Receptions are held in the Sunrise Civic Center Art Gallery. Visitors will not only get a close look at the exhibit, but they will also have the unique pleasure of meeting with the featured artist(s). Imagine having the opportunity to discuss what you see with the artist(s) responsible for their creation!