Porcelain ceramics by Billy Cho.
Defining Ames Exhibit on display in the Main & Sweeney Galleries, August 4 - October 25, highlights 150 people, places and events that influenced Ames in last 150 years. Business Signs From Past Times on display in the Community Gallery from August 4 - September 27, features Ames business signs of the past.
The Octagon Center for the Arts offers nearly 200 classes a year to Ames and surrounding communities. Classes and workshops are open to all ages in a variety of media such as ceramics, dance, drawing, fiber arts, painting and photography.