Octagon Center for the Arts

Larry Mendenhall Opening Reception: Thursday June 23rd 5-7 PM

The Octagon Art Festival artists have been chosen! Click for a preview of the artists' work

Check out the Octagon Gallery Shop located at 413 Douglas Avenue

Gallery Shop


Weekdays 10:00 am - 5:30 pm; Thursdays til 7:00 pm

Saturdays 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


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Image Credit  Victoria Herring, Abstract Reflection

Snapshot opening event 

June 3rd, 5-8PM

CASA 15 Year Anniversary Exhibit

04/15/16 - 06/18/16

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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.

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