The Dalles art center

is a connecting hub 

to inspire and engage with art


Current Exhibit

Beyond the


This show highlights ceramic work from around the Pacific Northwest offering the opportunity to showcase the expressive and functional capacities of clay.

What's happening

at the center


beyond the


Featuring awe-inspiring ceramic works from all over the Pacific

Northwest. Explore the capabilities of clay.

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Freshen up your walls with some beautiful pieces collected by our patrons and local photographer John Maher.


Summer Camps

are back!

TDAC is offering camps all summer long for little ones to explore their creativity in small, hands-on classes led by local artists.

Get involved

The Dalles Art Center thrives from the support of our incredible community. Please help in continuing efforts of bringing art to every family by supporting either in your contribution of time or monies. 

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