ace/121 Gallery opened in May 2017 as an extension of the ACE/121 affordable artist housing development. It has been a joint venture of EngAGE, Inc. and Meta Housing since its opening.
The mission of the ace/121 Gallery is to exhibit artworks of diverse mediums and present public programs that reflect and engage community by providing a space for the expression of culture and the development a wide range of singular artistic voices. It is the further intention to provide a platform and training ground for developing curators to organize shows of significant social impact that aim to educate and stimulate the Glendale community and beyond. With the focus on expanding the exposure of individuals within communities, ace/121 Gallery’s exhibitions consist mostly of group shows and/or collective curatorial projects, with exceptional solo exhibitions according to the fore-stated vision.