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 Visual Arts Is Seeking Artists For The 2018 Monthly Exhibition Season!


Beginning February at The Clayton Center in Clayton, N.C., original artwork will be exhibited in any 2-dimensional media.

Interested artists or artist-groups are invited to apply for a show by sending a resume, a portfolio of 4-6 images and a non-refundable application fee of $10 to the Exhibits Committee.

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 - August 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.