Shows & Events

Jul 02 - Aug 04


Solo Show

Diane Wolcott
The exhibition World of Wonder offers more than a dozen new "signature" Wolcott works as this tireless artist continues “channeling childhood” with her characteristic humor, optimism, vision and grace.

Opening Reception: Saturday, July 4, 5-7 pm

Jul 02 - Aug 04


Solo Show

Peggy Jelmini: New Works: Contemporary California Landscapes  Jelmini’s newest canvases feature impressionist/abstract interpretations of the rolling hills, vineyards and valleys of the California landscape using her characteristic warm palette and lively color. 

Opening Reception: Saturday, July 4, 5-7 pm

Jul 02 - Aug 04


Gallery Showcase

Dick Crispo presents Moments With Nature; seascapes and landscapes using "open" acrylics on canvas. 

Opening Reception: Saturday, July 4, 5-7 pm

Jul 02 - Aug 04


Gallery Showcase

Susan Giacometti presents new whimsical works on paper using printmaking techniques and mixed media.

Open Reception: Saturday, July 4, 5-7 pm

Jul 19


Meet the Artist

In conjunction with her World of Wonder exhbit, Diane Wolcott invites the public to come and enjoy an informal chat with her over cupcakes and coffee. 

Sunday, July 19, 2-4 pm

 

Aug 01 - Aug 31


Summer Fundraiser

Miniature Painting Raffle
Everyone’s Favorite Fundraiser! Join the fun and enter to win one or more miniature works of art created by CAA Artist Members on 6”x6” birchwood panels. Tickets: $5 each or 5 for $20 
Associate Members are eligible to receive 5 FREE raffle tickets, a $20 value! (Click here to go to our Associate Memberhip page for more info and/or to join). Click here to see raffle items.

From Saturday, August 1st through Monday, August 31st

Aug 06 - Sep 01


Solo Show

“Over the past six decades my husband Jack and I have lived in and traveled to a multitude of inspiring locations from California to Iran. Travels With Jack is a retrospective exhibition of watercolors that I have had the joy of painting plein air on these journeys around the globe.” - Alicia Meheen

Opening Reception: Saturday, August 8, 5-7 pm

Aug 06 - Sep 01


Gallery Showcase

Roianne Hart presents "Beach Life", figurative works in watercolor; Daria Shachmut shows figures in oil; Stan Robbins presents "Fast Cars, Mostly Red", a collection of new automotive oil paintings.

Opening Reception: Saturday, August 8, 5-7 pm 

Aug 08


Special Event

Join us for our 88th Birthday Celebration and August Opening Reception. 

Saturday, August 8, 5-7 pm

Aug 15


Special Event

As part of the month long 88th birthday celebration, "Artists' Honeymoon" author Julianee Burton-Carvajal, presents a book-signing at the CAA along with a musical performance. The book is based on hundreds of photographs by CAA Artist Member Rowena Meeks Abdy of her extended Monterey honeymoon with husband Harry Bennett Abdy from 1910 to 1920. Sponsored by Pilgrim's Way Books.  

Ticket information:  Call (831) 624-4955 or visit pilgrimsway.com

Aug 22


Slide-show/Lecture

Artist Member and art historian Dick Crispo gives an entertaining and informative talk on the history and artists of the CAA. (Free)

Saturday, August 22, 7 pm

Aug 29


Special Event

Author Lisa Crawford-Watson will sign copies of her new book, “Legendary Locals of Carmel-by-the-Sea”. The book focuses on 40 prominent local writers and artists, past and present, including many CAA members. (Free) Sponsored by Pilgrim's Way Books. 

Saturday, August 29, 6-8 pm