Our Mission

The West Central Illinois Arts Center is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization with the mission of providing a place for artists to gather and share their work, for people to enjoy learning & exploration of all of the arts, and provide opportunities for active participation in arts-related activities for all ages & abilities, levels of experience, and interests.

Enriching Our Community & Region

With the generous support of our members, we provide an artistic outlet for the community & serve as an economic driver for businesses and services. Our overarching goal is to continue to advance the quality of life for all local and regional residents, guests, and friends.

Gallery Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Friday: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturdays: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

The WCI Arts Center is located at 25 East Side Square in Macomb, IL

Contact the WCI Arts Center at:
(309) 836-2782


Linda Lee Blaine, President
Ron Petrin, Vice President
Nancy Crossman, Programs Director, Acting Executive Director
Anne Burton, Treasurer
Heidi Clemmens, Secretary
Lynn Thompson
Miguel Navaez
Brian Kinman
Shannon Lundeen, WIU Student Member