Gallery Hours


3:00 PM to 5:00 PM



4:00 PM to 6:00 PM


Or call 816.645.1052 for appointment.


First Friday After Hours Jazz

To Be Announced

8:00 PM to 9:30 PM

$5.00 Donation

Art Classes


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2033 Vine Street Kansas City, MO 64108


Contacting GCEC

Phone:  816.645.1052
Email: info@gemrocksart.org
Or complete online contact form.



Follow Your Dreams

Use our Teachers’ Tutorial and DVD recording of the live performance of Kansas City actor Sandra Campbell in her one-women portrayal of Bessie Coleman, the first African American airplane pilot. Recommended for students: middle and high school aged; and adults. Order on-line soon.

Me & Bessie

The incomparable Kansas City Jazz Artist Queen Bey is captured in the lively one-woman performance taped live in the Historic Kansas City, Missouri 18th & Vine Jazz District at the Historic Gem Theater. Recommended for adult viewing. Order on-line soon.



Zora Neale Hurston

A Teachers’ Tutorial will guide you through printed resources for use in classrooms. Recommended for high school and college students and teachers. Order on-line soon.

Art Classes

Offering drawing, painting, and jewelry classes. Text or call to register.

Learning to draw from photographs, creating new and original jewelry pieces, taking up painting or simply collecting art is only the beginning of Art Classes offered through GCEC-VSS. Even kids can get in on the fun with ‘Art Exploration’. Help the children discover their inner genius.