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

The 2017 Christmas In Clayton Art & Home Tour Returns to Glen Laurel


Come join Clayton Visual Arts Sunday, December 3rd for this year’s Christmas In Clayton from 3pm to 7pm.

There is a wide variety of affordable artwork for patrons to enjoy gift shopping while on the Tour. All artists are from the Clayton area and offer a variety of subjects and sizes, from landscapes to portraits to abstracts to still-life and more…

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

Featured CVA Videos

Art @ The Clayton Center - October 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.