The oldest nonprofit art gallery and organization in Charlotte offering monthly exhibits, working studio spaces, outreach programs, creative workshops, member opportunities, and community events.

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Fall Into Art Juried Show


  Our Juried show “FALL INTO ART” has been moved to October. CAL is offering over $2000 in cash and prizes. Our sponsor BINDERS has kindly donated gift cards to go along with the cash awards.  Let’s make this Juried show at CAL an impressive one!  Bring your BEST work to compete.

   Delivery of Art is Sept 29, 30 and Oct 1.  Volunteers also will be needed to assist with Taking In Art.  Please let us know if you can help on those dates.


  Gallery Crawl will be Friday October 6, from 6-9 pm, with awards presented at 7:30.


   A prospectus and labels for your work are attached below, along with a calendar of upcoming exhibits and events at CAL thru December.


   Please email or call with questions:

Email or call 704-376-2787.


Download FALL Into ART 2017 Prospectus and Entry Labels 2017

CAL Exhibits Events Sept_Dec 2017 (1)

Collage Classes for Creatives: Fall Schedule!

Heather Palazzo Collage Art Class Charlotte Art League bighdesigns

Access monthly event schedule, class details and RSVP on Facebook events page @bighdesignsCLT or reserve your spot here

You can find Heather on Instagram @bighdesigns or visit her website

Classes are typically $20, supplies included.