Shows & Events

May 07 - Jun 02


Solo Show

Mark Farina
"My Favorite Places to Paint: Paintings of the Monterey Peninsula"
Farina’s latest exhibition invites viewers on a visual tour of his favorite painting locations on the Monterey Peninsula. The work features Plein Air and studio land & seascapes in oil.

Opening Reception: Saturday, May 9, 5-7 pm

May 16


Meet the Artist

Mark Farina gives an oil painting demonstration using a smaller plein air painting as reference to execute a larger studio piece. His subject will be a Carmel Valley hills scene. This event is free.
Saturday, May 16, 1 pm

May 07 - Jun 02


Gallery Showcase

Pamela Takigawa (monotypes) and Gustavo Torres (figurative sculpture) present "Elements." The four elements of earth, fire water and air are brought together in individual works. Additionally, several collaborative wall pieces are presented combining printmaking and sculptural elements affixed to panels.

Jun 04 - Jun 30


Solo Show

Howard R. Perkins - "American Icons and Landmarks" - Drawings and Paintings
From the unparalleled scale and beauty of Yosemite and the Grand Canyon to a closer look at the familiar icons in our wallets, Perkins' oil landscapes  and large scale pencil drawings create an artful intersection where the awe-inspiring meets the ordinary.

Opening Reception: Saturday, June 6, 5-7 pm

Jun 04 - Jun 30


Solo Show

Justin Ward - Ink and Oil: A selection of etchings and small oils of the Central California coast
“The majority of my etchings and oils are a record of the Monterey Peninsula where I have spent much of my life wandering the hills, beaches and back roads in search of artistic inspiration.” - Justin Ward

Opening Reception: Saturday, June 6, 5-7 pm

May 23


Meet the Artists

Pamela Takigawa and Gustavo Torres make history at the Carmel Art Association with the first known collaboration between artist members combining sculpture and printmaking. The collaborative pieces unite monotype printmaking and bronze sculpture into three unique wall pieces and may be viewed at the CAA Gallery Showcase through June 2, 2015. Printmaker Takigawa and sculptor Torres invite you hear their story. 

Saturday, May 23, 5-6 pm

Jun 04 - Jun 30


New Member Show

Jennifer Anderson and Noro Partido

This year two printmakers have been selected as new Artist Members of the Carmel Art Association. Jennifer Anderson works using drypoint printmaking and woodcutting techniques. Noro Partido creates with monotype, collagraph, dry-point and/or relief printmaking processes.  

Opening Reception: Saturday, June 6, 5-7 pm