Art Galleries at CCC


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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

Current Exhibition

2022 Student Art Show

"Botanical Bliss" by Isabel Quigley (left) and "Self Portrait" by RH Demorest (right)

May 11-June 11, 2022

The 2022 virtual Student Art Show opens May 11 and runs through June 11, 2022. A virtual awards ceremony will be held May 11 at noon on Zoom. Guest judge Nathan Orosco will speak about his selection process. The Student Art Show showcases the finest art work made by CCC students during the past academic year in disciplines including drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, photography, digital design, video, jewelry and design.

The exhibition can be viewed online. Join us in celebrating the work of our talented students at the virtual awards ceremony. The Alexander Gallery supports the work of emerging and established artists. For more information about this exhibition, contact Kate Simmons at 503-594-3032 or

Past Exhibitions

  • "Braided River: Lower Willamette Speakers" | March 28, 2022
  • "About Time" | Jan. 3, 2022
  • "Plausible" | Sept. 27, 2021
  • Student Art Show | May 6, 2021
  • "In a Solitary Place" by Sean Croghan | Feb. 15, 2021
  • "The Great River of the West" by Robbie McClaran | Jan. 4, 2021
  • "Disillusionment" by Edie Overturf | Sept. 21, 2020
  • Student Art Show | May 14, 2020

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.

Wilsonville Campus

No exhibitions are on display at this time.

Harmony Campus

No exhibitions are on display at this time.

Oregon City Campus


No exhibitions are on display at this time.