Art Galleries at CCC

Alexander Gallery

The Alexander Gallery gives students and the community a chance to experience contemporary works made by emerging and established regional artists. The 900-square-foot space is located in the Niemeyer Center on the Oregon City campus and features two rotating exhibits each term. Artists explore a variety of disciplines, including drawing, painting, photography, sculpture, digital media and installation. Each spring, the gallery showcases works made by CCC students in its annual Student Art Show.

During the school year, the Alexander Gallery is open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. During the summer, the gallery is open Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Admission is free. For further information please contact Kate Simmons at 503-594-3032 or


Student Art Show

May 14 - June 6, 2019

Student Art Show 2019

The annual Student Art Show opens in the Alexander Gallery Tuesday, May 14 and will be on view through June 6, 2019. An awards reception will be held Tuesday, May 14 from noon to 1:30 p.m. Guest judge Tabitha Nikolai will speak about her selection process shortly after noon. The Student Art Show showcases the art work of Clackamas Community College students who have explored disciplines in drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, photography, digital media, jewelry and design over the past academic year.

Please join us in celebrating the amazing work of our very talented students! The Alexander Gallery is located in the Niemeyer Center at Clackamas Community College. The gallery is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the exception of campus holidays. This event is free. For further information please contact Kate Simmons at 503-594-3032 or


  • "On Our Watch" by Melanie Stevens | April 1, 2019
  • "The Effects of Unexplained Phenomena" by David Mylin | Feb. 11, 2019
  • "Birth Mark" by Matthew Dennison | Jan. 7, 2019
  • "Social. Art. Work." by Pippa Arend | Nov. 5, 2018
  • "The Work of Leland John" | Sept. 17, 2018
  • "Viewpoints and Perspectives" | July 12, 2018
  • Student Art Show | May 17, 2018
  • "Skeletons" by Tyler Crook | April 2, 2018
  • "The Unseen World" by Erica Hanson and Junko Lijima | Feb. 12, 2018

Alexander Gallery Floor Plan

Other galleries

As the center for cultural arts in Clackamas County, CCC wants you to experience art in a number of locations and on every campus. The Pauling Gallery on the Oregon City campus hosts experimental, student and community art shows, while the Harmony and Wilsonville campus galleries host quarterly exhibitions for a variety of artists.


Current Exhibition
"Catching and Responding to Nature" by Lisa Brinkman
Jan. 21 - Feb. 22, 2019

Catching and Responding to Nature by Lisa Brinkman

Lisa Brinkman's art springs from a desire to commune with and honor nature, through process, materials, and with the symbols and images that emerge. This mixed media exhibition will run through Feb. 22 in the Wilsonville campus gallery. For more information, contact Joyce Gabriel at or 503-594-0950.


Exhibition schedule to be announced.


Pauling Gallery

The Pauling Gallery is located in the Pauling Center, open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free. For further information about the Pauling Gallery, please contact Thomas Wasson at 503-594-3037 or