Atlantic Center for the Arts, nestled on 69 acres among palmetto
and pine on pristine Turnbull Bay, has firmly established itself as
an international artist-in-residence facility, bringing
world-renowned artists to live and work in the community.
These artists delight in exploring our captivating town, and
residents welcome the artists, not only for the economic boost they
bring but for the opportunity to associate with them at many free
performances, outreaches, and lectures associated with each
The Center features a 200-seat amphitheater, Black Box Performance
Theater, and Dance, Painting, Sculpture and Music Studios.
Atlantic Center is in construction of a 5,000 square foot Visitor
Center & Gallery, to be completed in Spring 2005, which will
house an art gallery featuring contemporary art, and a permanent
collection of photographic portraits of former artists-in-residence
by renowned photographer Jack Mitchell.