Welcome To Clayton Visual Arts!

Clayton Visual Arts, Inc. is a nonprofit 501©3 organization dedicated to supporting, strengthening and guiding Clayton in lucrative artistic experiences in traditional and nontraditional fields of visual art.

CVA accomplishes this by providing a variety of opportunities for local artists to show and sell their work. CVA also hosts several art-related events and competitions throughout the year.

Our Mission

The mission of Clayton Visual Arts is to “Bring Art To Clayton”. The organization seeks to encourage artists of all levels and interests to call Clayton their home as an artist’s community.

CVA Featured Artists Of The Month

Call To Artists! 2017 Paint The Town Competition

Paint The Town Registration Is OPEN!

Register TODAY!… Deadline for entry is approaching quickly. Four (4) Awards totaling $1000 will be awarded to the winners. Learn More Here!

Become a member, showcase your art and become part of a network of Clayton NC artists.

Upcoming CVA Events

Featured CVA Videos

Art @ The Clayton Center - March 2017



Clayton Visual Arts is a nonprofit, 501 (c) 3 corporation dedicated to bringing art to Clayton. It is supported in part by the Town of Clayton Cultural Arts Foundation and private donations.