The Art of Gifting: Delightful small paintings by our CAA Artist Members, perfect for gift giving!

This bold, conceptual exhibition fills the CAA’s center gallery with a wild menagerie of interchangeable heads, torsos, and appendages. This show draws its inspiration from the Surrealists whose movement developed in post-World War I Europe. The seventeen CAA painters and printmakers who are participating in A Moveable Beast borrow from the Surrealist’s parlor game known … Read more

In celebration of Carmel Art Association’s 95 years, this Historic Show will feature works for sale by many of the association’s revered past Artist Members. This show will be on-line starting August 8th and physically in the gallery in November and December. Anyone interested in making a purchase can contact the gallery to make an … Read more

Celebrating the CAA’s 95th anniversary, we present our August miniature raffle! Tickets can be purchased in person at the gallery or over the phone: (831) 624-6176. (After viewing this webpage, call with credit card information and tell us where to place your tickets.) Tickets are $5 each or 5 for $20. Current associate members receive … Read more

Maria Boisvert, award-winning artist, developed her interest in art at an early age. Due to her artistic accomplishments and intuitive ability she was recognized and encouraged by her instructors throughout her academic years. Art became a lifelong passion. “It is important for me to put down on canvas or paper the places and moments in … Read more

It’s that time of year again! The CAA Catalog Show is here! As we escape from the grasp of winter into a beckoning spring, our Catalog and Show have returned in full force after last year’s brief hiatus. Highlighting two brand new works from each of our participating Artist Members, the Catalog Show will remain … Read more

Land-and-seascape watercolor and oil painter Kathryn Dayton was born in Iowa City, Iowa in 1898. She received her B.A. in Art from the University of Iowa and did graduate work at the University of Wisconsin and the Carnegie Institute of Technology. She taught art in Iowa public schools and later, in Madison, Wisconsin where she … Read more

See the 2022 Student Exhibit, For the Love of Art, here.

Held over by popular demand! The large Impressions show in January was so well received that CAA decided to extend the concept through Monday, February 28th. However, this month offers an entirely new collection of the most current works by all 86 of the CAA’s Artist Members, throughout the building. So if you stopped by … Read more

Sibyl Johnson grew up in the Bay Area and spent summers exploring the mountains and beaches around Monterey Bay as well as the Sierras. She holds a BA in Education and Fine Art as well as a Master’s degree in Education. A thirty-year teaching career was interrupted only once for the opportunity to teach art … Read more

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