Welcome to the First Presbyterian Art Gallery!
Gallery hours are Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm, Sundays 9:30am-1:00pm, and during all theater performances.
Feel free to browse this beautiful artwork at your leisure. Contact the church for more information: 260-426-7421.
The closest entrance to the art gallery (handicap accessible) is on the west end of the building.
OUR MISSION: The Visual Arts Ministry is grounded in the belief that we are created in the image of God and that both the arts and religion are manifestations of the same creative spirit, deeply rooted in the human soul.
September 9—October 16 Fort Wayne Weavers’ Guild
Artist’s Reception: Friday, September 9, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Congregational Reception: Sunday, September 18, 12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
The Fort Wayne Weaver’s Guild was established to promote interest in weaving and the fiber arts
through artistic and social interactions between guild members. Based in Fort Wayne since 1947, the
guild serves weavers throughout Northeast Indiana. This group show features wall hangings, traditional
coverlets, garments, contemporary textiles, and three-dimensional woven items made from a variety of
fibers including silk, wool, tencel, cotton, and natural fibers.
For more Opening Reception photos, click here
October 21— November 27 Virgil Penner, Ink Drawing and Painting
Artist’s Reception: Friday, October 21, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Congregational Reception: Sunday, October 23, 12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Virgil Penner is known for ink drawings of homes and buildings, with an architectural perspective while rural landscapes provide a focus for his acrylic paintings, and his use of bright colors and whimsical shapes are sure to delight our audiences.
The Permanent Collection consists of a number of original works of art and artifacts owned by the church. Team responsibilities include inventory, appraisals, conservation and display of the works. We need and welcome volunteers interested in learning the "art" of handling art.