The Lost Pines Art Center 

Annual Bird Show

Our annual bird show is back for May and June! Entries are coming in from artists from around Texas, featuring native and migratory birds of Bastrop. The show will be unveiled for MayFest on May 4th!

Bastrop Art Fest

Join us on October 19th from 10-4 for our annual Bastrop Art Fest. Enjoy a day of arts and crafts vendors, demos and multi-cultural activities and performances. We are still accepting applications for vendors! Click below to find out more.

Spring Classes

We have new listings for workshops coming up! Check out our new schedule and find your inspiration.


Featured Artist

Our new Featured Artist is Kelli Leake. Her solo show is a collection of works in macro photography capturing the natural world.  Her online exhibition will be available soon. 

The Bastrop Bird Junction project continues! The Cultural Arts Commission is seeking an artist to produce a sculpture in any medium (outdoor resistant), of the Red-Tailed Hawk, as requested by a generous donor, Stephanie Boone. The following application includes the list of hundreds of birds to choose from, as well as the parameters of the project. BIRD JUNCTION

The Bird Junction Project is a series of sculptures to be installed through downtown Bastrop in celebration of our Bird City status. This project also helps raise awareness of protecting and supporting our natural habitat and resources.

The deadline for applications is May 31st, 2024.


Members Showcase

The Lost Pines Art Center has art work throughout the gallery all year long.  We change our shows every 3 months, and have multiple shows happening at any given time.  We offer works from our growing Membership of artists from around Texas, showing 2 dimensional and 3D, or sculptural works.  We also showcase select works in our group shows, online shows, and our Featured Artist exhibit.  Admission is always free.

Our Community

We take pride in our community, and support local programs when we can. Here are the latest offerings, free to the public.

Chair Yoga for Seniors

Our Senior Yoga classe are on hiatus, but we will post the return date as soon as we have it.

Plan Your Trip

to Bastrop!

Our historic town of Bastrop has many ammenities and options for lodging during your next visit. There is truly something for everyone, with shopping, dining, outdoor adventures, and artful experiences you won’t forget! Check out the listings for more information for individuals, families, and corporate events, along with lodging options at

Cultural Arts

We are proud of our tradition of promoting cultural arts in the Bastrop community through art, music and dance.

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