The Next Picture Show (TNPS) is a non-profit fine arts center in the Rock River Valley. Our goal is to nurture, develop, educate, foster the arts, and galvanize artists and patrons within the community.

Located in the heart of downtown Dixon, Illinois, we invite you to explore this website and to come back often to see current shows, exhibiting artists, workshops, classes, and special events.

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. or by appointment.

Looking for something specific? Check our Calendar of Events page.

Regional Survey of Art show runs from January 5 through February 29.
This survey seeks to showcase area artists and identify current trends
in the Rock River Valley art community. The show is open to all regional
artists. This is an all media exhibition of both 2D and 3D work done in
the past 2 years. Judge is Heather Shore - Music by Stephanie Christensen.
Opening Reception: January 9th, 6 to 8 p.m.

Look at the winners for this show

Picture Show Quick Links:

Gallery Hours
Tuesday - Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.


The Next Picture Show
113 W. First Street
Dixon, IL 61021