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

Clayton’s 19th Annual Art Faire competition September 7th 2017


Clayton Visual Arts announces a call to artists for the First Juried Art Faire, awarding $1,850 in cash prizes!

* Entries must be received by 5:00pm Monday, August 21st

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 - July 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.