Welcome to the Chaffey Community Museum of Art

Current Exhibitions

Main Gallery: Of Broken Layers
Southern California Collage Society

June 9 - August 8, 2016

Collage is about layers of paper. Sometimes the paper is layered like a mosaic. Sometimes the papers overlap. Shapes and colors break through and we can see depth in the layers of papers that pull the viewer into the work.
Through August 8, 2016.

South Gallery: Out of the Attic
The Upper Underground

June 9 - July 31, 2016

The Upper Underground has been creating art together since 1993. CCMA celebrates their artistic vision and creativity. Artists include: Martha Cowan, Margaret Frazier, Carol Lima, Cindy Lopez, May Mar, Alan Swartz, Karen Werner and Mary Jo Werner.
Through July 31, 2016.

Spotlight Gallery: Angles and Edges
Robin De Negri

June 30 - August 14, 2016
Demonstrating my ability to experiment with various mediums and subject matter, achieving what I enjoy doing most......evoking a "surprise" or a personal connection within the painting's composition which will draw the viewer in.
Through August 14, 2016


Young Artist Alcove:
Lesley Mora Hernandez

June 12 - August 28, 2016

Young Artist statement:
"Art helps me express, demonstrate and share the way I see the world with viewers.  It is exciting to use new media, 2D and 3D, and techniques to create an artwork.  The outcome of every artwork, good or bad, make me want to create more."
Through August 28, 2016

Line Gallery:
Journey . . .
Artists of the Year, 2005 to 2016
Selections from CCMA’s Collections 

April 7 - July 3, 2016

Artist of the Year was a concept first initiated in 2005 honoring an artist for their contributions to the artistic community and support of Chaffey Community Museum of Art. The honorees include: Milford Zornes, John Svenson, Martha Underwood, Andree Mahoney, Bob Smith, Betty Davenport Ford, Sam Maloof, Harrison McIntosh, Sylvia Megerdichian, JoAnn Formia, Jan Wright and our 2016 recipient, Dee Marcellus Cole.
Through July 3, 2016.




Events at the Museum

Saturday, June 25, 2016

1 pm - 4 pm

Demonstration by Gerald Brommer

The Southern California Collage Society is sponsoring a demonstration by watercolor and collage artist Gerald Brommer.
Free for SCCS and CCMA members
$20 for guests

Opportunity drawing for a work of art

donated by Gerald Brommer

 Open Studio at CCMA
Fridays from 11 am – 3 pm
Where artists meet to create and share their artwork in an unstructured environment.

Open Studio at CCMA is a place for artists to come together and create art in the presence of other artists. It is intended to foster creativity, exchange, conversation, encouragement and freedom of artistic expression. All artists are welcome and invited to participate.

Open Studio at CCMA is held every Friday from 11 am to 3 pm. Artists should bring all their own supplies + a sack lunch, drinks and snacks as desired. CCMA will provide a coffee maker, refrigerator and small microwave for the use of participants.
Free for CCMA members
$20 for guests

CCMA in the News
IEShineOn, an online source for events and activities in the Inland Empire, recently featured CCMA. To view the article, click here.

Suzanne Sproul article

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin columnist Suzanne Sproul visits CCMA to discuss the 75th anniversary events. To view the article, click here. 

David Allen blog
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin columnist David Allen keeps up with what's going on at CCMA. He recently wrote about the outdoor sculpture now gracing the front lawn of CCMA. The sculpture was created by Fullmer Construction superintendent Gary Rue entirely from materials leftover from construction the parking lot next door.
 Click here to see a photo and
read David's blog.

Click here
to read about CCMA in
Trevor Summon's column
Click here to read about CCMA in the
Foothills Reader

217 S. Lemon Ave
Ontario, CA 91761-1623

Free Admission
Thursday through Sunday
noon — 4:00 pm

Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

Rent the Museum for your event

The Museum is available year-round as a venue for compatible events of small to medium-sized groups. For more information, including rental rates, available days and times, and floor plan, click here.

Next community event at CCMA:

April 7, 2016
Ontario YMCA Good Faith Breakfast

 217 S. Lemon Ave, Ontario, CA 91761 • 909.463.3733 • info@chaffeymuseum.org • Thursday-Sunday, noon - 4 pm • Free Admission