Submission Forms

Imagine!, CCMA's 2018 Member Exhibit
Take-in dates for Imagine!, CCMA's 2018 Member Exhibit are Saturday, November 3 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and Sunday, November 4, from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm..  All styles and themes of art are welcome. Each member artist may submit one original artwork with no fee, ready to hang or display. Artists may enter one additional work for $20. All participants must be current Museum members. If you are not a member you may join prior to take-in. The museum may be purchasing artwork from the exhibit for its collections. Imagine! opens on November 8, 2018 and runs through January 12, 2019.  Purchase prize winner(s), if any, will be announced during the artist's reception on November 11, 2018.
Artists click on the "Imagine!" graphic below for submission forms:
  Imagine! Link

Holiday AIR Sale - Annual Artist Inventory Reduction
 CCMA's Holiday AIR Sale has been scheduled for November 23, 2018 through January 12, 2019. Works of art can be dropped off beginning November 3 and 4 (during take-in for Imagine!, the Member Exhibit) and continuing Thursdays through Sundays from 12:30 to 3:30 pm. Sale opens to the public on Friday, November 23 at noon. An artist's reception will be held December 9, 2018.
Artists click on the "Air Sale" graphic below for submission forms:


Events at the Museum

Artist Reception

July 28, 2019 - 2 pm to 4 pm

Cabinet of Curiosity
Southern California Collage Society

All About the Circle
 Elizabeth Carr

West End Photo Open (WEPO)

CCMA announces the inaugural biennial West End Photo Open. This open call, juried exhibition is now accepting photographic works of art that share the artist's vision and creativity.
The best of WEPO will be awarded cash prizes and invited to exhibit in the
2020 West End Photo Invitational.
For more information and to submit, visit

2019 Ontario Festival of the Arts:

Call for artist booths
CCMA invites regional artists to apply for a booth at the 2019 Ontario Festival of the Arts. Booths are available for many media types in functional, decorative and visual art categories.
The Festival is Saturday, October 19 from 11 am to 7 pm. Booth fee = $75; artists keep all sales.
For more information and to apply for a booth, visit

Art at Airport

CCMA is managing the public art program at the airport on behalf of the Ontario International Airport Authority and the City of Ontario Community Life & Culture Agency.Artist installations can now be seen in both Terminal 2 and Terminal 4.

Current exhibiting artists are:

Dee Marcellus Cole, Cosme Cordova, Jesus Cruz, Jr., Gina Lawson Egan, Sumi Foley, Cathy Garcia, Karen Karlsson, Sant Khalsa, Denise Kraemer, Steven Long, Cindy Rinne and Larry White.

Life Drawing Session at CCMA

Live model
Sessions are the third Thursday of the month
10 am to 3 pm
$15 -- open to all

 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

Ontario Connects

View highlights of Sheets, Sheets & Caughman CCMA/OMHA exhibition
Art for Living and Living for Art
by clicking on the title

Joe Blackstock

Inland Valley historian Joe Blackstock visits CCMA to view the nine paintings of the Barbara Line Memorial Collection. Click here to view article.
 IEShineOn, an online source for events and activities in the Inland Empire, featured CCMA. To view the article, click here.

Suzanne Sproul

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin columnist Suzanne Sproul reports on the Sheets, Sheets & Caughman exhibit Art for Living and Living for Art. To view the article, click here. Read about CCMA's 75th anniversary in 2016 by clicking here. 

David Allen
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin columnist David Allen visits CCMA's outdoor sculpture at the front of the museum. 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.

Trevor Summons

Click here  or click here to read about CCMA
in Trevor Summon's column

Foothills Reader

Click here to read about CCMA
in the Foothills Reader

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Ontario, CA 91761-1623

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