Triple Take: Plein Air Artists with Three Views
+ The World Around Us

Open June 7 – July 9

Our main gallery will feature the works of regionally acclaimed plein air artists Chella, Rick Ingraham and Vince Walsh. Each grouping will consist of one location painted en plein air, showing the unique perspective and style of each artist.

The World Around Us is a collection of landscapes and seascapes to compliment the plein air exhibit. All work will be done by local and regional member artists and photographers, including several watercolors by the late Dan Petersen. All work is for sale.

Three takes on the McHenry Mansion

People, Places and Things

Open July 12 – August 6

This exhibit calls for artist to show their unique perspective of the world around us. The OPEN show will accept works in any media, including, but not limited to paint, clay, tile, paper, graphite, photos or digital art. Any artist is welcome to enter, however we cannot accept shipped works. In person delivery is July 10. The theme can include landscapes, environmental portraits, still life, people and creatures, real or imagined. Submissions for the show will be accepted through Smarter Entry through June 20. Members use code CCAA2022 for member pricing. To enter, visit https://client.smarterentry.com/ccartassn


6th Annual Autumn Art Festival

Open August 16 to October 15

The Autumn Art Festival is a CCAA member only juried art show and fundraiser at the Mistlin Gallery from August 16 – October 15. Awards are given at the fundraiser gala on September 10. Download complete Call to Artists and Entry Forms below.

Jurors and Judges: Deborah Barr, Lucinda Kasser, Michael Severin

Categories of Art

Water Media and Ink:  Acrylic, watercolor, alcohol inks

Oil and Pastel: All entries using predominantly these mediums

Graphics:   Photography, digital art, drawings (pencil and ink), printmaking, mono-prints

Mixed Media: Any two-dimensional art with significant use of two or more mediums.

3-Dimensional: Pottery, Sculpture, fabric art, etc. that is 3-dimensional in nature. 

Awards: Best of Show $500, First Place in each category $150, Second Place in each category $100, Third Place in each category $50.  Merit awards also to be given by the jurors and the Mayor at their discretion. The Peoples’ Choice awards to be announced during the August 18th and September 15th Art Walks.


Healing Arts Annual Exhibition

Open October 18 – November 19

The annual exhibition of works produced in Memorial Medical Center’s complementary therapy art, photography and writing classes.


Six Squared Fundraiser + Pets and Portraits Member Show

Open November 22 – December 23

Our annual holiday member show will be changed up a little in 2022! We’re adding a small works fundraiser for CCAA. We hope to involve the community with workshop participation and fun activities on the 6″ theme.

In addition, this is an OPEN call for artists to enter art works of pets and portraits in all media.

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