Shows & Events

Jan 29 - Mar 31


PARDON OUR DUST during the Front Entry renovation starting in late January. The two-month remodel will include the removal of posts, raising the ceiling and enclosing the  office. The gallery will be open as usual. Come visit and see new artworks from our Artist Members! Our friendly staff will be happy to help you.

Gallery is Open 10-5 Daily

Feb 01 - Feb 15

Youth Competition/Exhibition

For the Love of Art —the Monterey County-wide art competition and exhibition for high school juniors and seniors—revives a tradition that the Carmel Art Association began over 60 years ago. This year 80 students are competing from 20 schools and arts organizations. February 1 through 15.

Reception: Saturday, February 10, 5-7 pm

Feb 08 - Mar 06

All-Member Show

CAA Artist Members will exhibit new artworks throughout the gallery's showrooms.

Opening Reception: Saturday, February 10, 5-7 pm

Mar 08 - Apr 03

All-Member Show

Artworks featured in the upcoming 2018 CAA catalog.

Opening Reception: Saturday, March 10, 5-7 pm

Feb 01 - Mar 27

New Member Jury Process

Once a year the CAA juries for potential new Artist Members. The initial online applications are available starting February 1st.
To Apply: Please click here for the CAA Jury for New Members application on the website.

You must currently live full-time within 35 driving miles of Carmel-by-the-Sea, have shown in a previous juried show and have shown in at least one gallery. We are looking for active, working, professional artists capable of bringing in new work on a monthly basis and eager to be a part of our renowned 90-year history. 

Deadline for applying on-line is March 27th. Up to 6 finalists will be notified by April 6th. Finalists must be available to bring in work and be interviewed the week of April 23rd.