Celebrating the CAA’s 96th anniversary, we present our August miniature raffle! Tickets can be purchased in person at the gallery or over the phone: (831) 624-6176 or (831) 250-3347. (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 … 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

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

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

For five decades Craig Lauterbach has been capturing the unique qualities of wood in three dimensions, despite having no formal art education or training in composition, design, or in wood temperament. Lauterbach developed a “signature” sculptural style, assembling tiny pieces of a wide variety of woods, with painstaking skill and patience. His earliest wood creations … Read more

Benjamin Anderson is an oil painter, printmaker, sculptor, author, and arts educator who makes the Monterey Peninsula his home. He holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in painting and has been honored with numerous solo exhibitions, juried competition awards, and artist residencies. Anderson’s primary subject is the dynamic scenery of the California landscape. He … Read more

Ann grew up in a household where things were made — pottery, clocks, drawings, things you could use and hang on a wall. Making things came naturally and is a practice she has pursued since childhood. At Oberlin College she earned a BA in drawing and painting. After college, she moved to New York City … Read more

Robin Sawyer is an adventurous painter, choosing to explore many modes of expression in both her abstract and figurative work. Her abstracted figures and landscapes seem to present themselves with an inherent mystery that begs the viewer to look further. In all her work, she is primarily interested in gestural expressiveness and dynamic color juxtapositions. … Read more

Cindy’s work is known for its impressionistic or painterly style, favoring serene, pictorial landscapes.  “I prefer to suggest rather than render, simplifying large shapes of color and value, leaving the details to the viewer.  I feel this allows them to explore my paintings the same way I so eagerly explore  my surroundings.  My goal is to … Read more

VAN MEGERT A MASTER PAINTER OF THE MONTEREY PENINSULA SPECIAL RETROSPECTIVE SOLO EXHIBITION FROM THE ARTIST’S PERSONAL COLLECTION November 8 through December 4, 2023 Open Wednesdays through Mondays, 10 am to 5 pm except closed on Thanksgiving Day   Jerry Van Megert is a legend in his own time. This Master Artist, known by his … Read more

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