Central Piedmont Art Galleries are committed to inspiring, educating, and engaging students, faculty, and community members through access to exceptional visual art in all media. The Galleries constantly support the teaching mission of the college by serving as a lab for the visual arts curricula and enhancing a variety of other subjects. Additional educational programming celebrates artistic achievement and cross-discipline collaboration.
Ross Gallery is located on the first floor of Overcash Center on Central Campus (at the intersection of Elizabeth Avenue & S. Kings Drive), adjacent to Halton Theatre. The gallery, named for long-time instructor Elizabeth Ross, features two intimate spaces, Ross Gallery I and Ross Gallery II. Phone: (704) 330-6211
Overcash Gallery is located on the first floor of Overcash Center on Central Campus (at the intersection of Elizabeth Avenue & S. Kings Drive), across from Ross Gallery. Phone: (704) 330-3211
Pease Gallery is currently closed.
The Central Piedmont Art Galleries Program encompasses Ross Art Gallery and Overcash Art Gallery on Central Campus, the Patty and Bill Gorelick Galleries on Levine, Harris, and Cato Campuses. Additionally, our Central Piedmont Art Galleries Program manages Central Piedmont Community College’s permanent art collection and curates public art on our six campuses.
Public Art is on display on all six campuses. Whether you are visiting for the first time or simply going from one class to another, our public art is there to inspire you.
Private Tours of the galleries are available by appointment. To schedule a tour, please contact Art Gallery Coordinator Amelia Zytka
Hours: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday, and by appointment.
*Ross Gallery is open one hour before performances in Halton Theater and during intermission.
Amelia Zytka, Assistant Coordinator
Amelia Zytka has been a resident of Charlotte since 2013. An alumna of Central Piedmont Community College, she earned her Associate in Arts Degree in 2019. As well as continuing to work in the Art Galleries, she is completing her Bachelor’s in Art History at UNC Charlotte.