Submission Forms

Visions, CCMA's 2019 Member Exhibit
Take-in dates for Visions, CCMA's 2019 Member Exhibit are Saturday, November 9 from 1pm to 3 pm and Sunday, November 10, from 2 pm to 3:30 pm..  All styles and themes of art are welcome. Each member artist may submit one original artwork, ready to hang or display, with no fee. Artists may enter one additional work for $20. All participants must be current CCMA members. If you are not a member, you may join prior to take-in. Visions opens on November 14, 2019 and runs through January 18, 2020. Awards of Best of Exhibit ($300), First runner-up ($200) Second runner-up ($100) and Honorable Mention will be presented during the artist's reception on November 17, 2019.
Visions is sponsored by the Ontario Elks Lodge No 1419 located at 1150 W. 4th St., Ontario. 909-984-2777.
Artists: click on the "Visions!" graphic below for submission forms:

2019 Holiday AIR Sale
CCMA's Holiday AIR Sale has been scheduled for November 29, 2019 through January 19, 2020. Works of art can be dropped off beginning November 9 and 10 (during take-in for Visions, the 2019 Member Exhibit) and continuing Thursdays through Sundays from 12:30 to 3:30 pm. Sale opens to the public on Friday, November 29, 2019at noon. An artist's reception will be held December 8, 2019 from 2 pm to 4 pm.
New this year: CCMA is hosting a Members-Only Champagne and Chocolate Preview Reception on Sunday, November 24 from 2 pm to 4 pm. CCMA members will be able to purchase works of art from the AIR Sale ahead of the official opening on November 29.
Artists: click on the "Air Sale" graphic below for submission forms:


Museum Closure

 To cooperate with the nationwide response to COVID-19, CCMA is closed to the public until May 31, 2020 unless an "all clear" is given earlier.
Beginning April 1, 2020 please direct museum inquiries to CCMA board chairman Nancy DeDiemar (
or 909-214-3459.

CCMA is continuing to accept applications for Art at Airport while closed.
Check here or on our Facebook page for updates to this notice.

 Events at the Museum

The April Artist Reception
has been cancelled.

 Art at Airport

CCMA is managing the public art program at  Ontario International Airport. Exhibits featuring the art of 20 regional artists may be seen in the passenger arrival/departure area of Terminals 2 and 4.

Visual artists interested in participating in the  program can click on the EXHIBIT tab above for more information and the application form. CCMA is accepting artist applications during the museum closure period.

Life Drawing Session at CCMA
Postponed Until Further Notice

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

 Open Studio at CCMA
Postponed Until Further Notice

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. Every Friday from 11 am to 3 pm at the museum.

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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