Future Exhibits 


If you are an artist and would like to be considered for an exhibition, please send your resume or bio, artist's statement, and a few images of your work or link to your portfolio to the visual arts director at mbpearson@cacarts.org. Our exhibits committee meets annually to review submissions.

NEXT OPENING RECEPTION: 11/6/21 beginning at 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. 
Private guided showings are available by appointment for small groups or come by the gallery during business hours for (Monday through Friday beginning at 8:30 a.m. and closing at 3:30 p.m. for galleries or Saturday mornings from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.)  Otherwise, please call for an appointment and ask for Mary Black Pearson, Exec. Director of Development and Marketing.
Coming in November of 2021: 
Art without Limits 

Collective Exhibit from artists with

Bell Fine Arts & Salado Village Artists

A variety of artworks by local artists that will spark your creativity and inspire you.



Art Cloths 

curated by quilter/artists from the ART CLOTH NETWORK

An exhibition of Art Cloth - cloth transformed by additon or subtracting color, line, shape, texture, value or fiber to create a compelling surface.


Works created from nature by photographer, Earle Nottingham

A 1972 Temple High School graduate, Earl Nottingham is considered one of Texas’ preeminent photographers. He attended the Art Institute of Atlanta and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Photography from East Texas State University. After owning a successful freelance business for several years, he took over as chief photographer for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department in 1996, where he served for 25 years, retiring in 2021. His assignments for TPWD and its magazine took him to every corner of the state, documenting its landscape, people and historical treasures. Earl continues shooting professional assignments, teaching workshops and public speaking.


Front Lobby:

Empty Bowl Project to Support Local Food Pantries

Make bowls to be sold by the CAC and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to local food pantries.

Arrange for a "private bowl party":  Make one and donate one---perfect for any skill level

Some of our local artists have donated bowls for the "Empty Bowl Shop"

Weekly soup recipes and bowls will be featured in September and October during the show on FACEBOOK