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

2021 Student Art Show

Student Art Show

May 6-June 11

The 2021 virtual Student Art Show will open May 6 and run through June 11. Guest judge Abe Zucca will speak about about his selection process at a Zoom award ceremony May 6, noon-12:30 p.m.  The Student Art Show showcases the finest art work made by Clackamas Community College students during the past academic year in disciplines including drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, photography, digital design, video, jewelry and design.

This exhibition is made possible by the Lee Hutchinson Endowment. The virtual exhibition may be viewed on CCC's Alexander Gallery website along with the award ceremony on Zoom. Join us in celebrating the amazing work of our talented students! The Alexander Gallery supports the work of emerging and established artists. For further information about this exhibition, contact Kate Simmons at 503-594-3032 or

Past Exhibitions

  • "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
  • "Fun di Volt: From the Vault" by Ben Killen Rosenberg | Feb. 18, 2020
  • "this is from that" by Tom O'Day | Jan. 6, 2020
  • "The Development of an Art Practice" by Justin Taylor | Nov. 25, 2019

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.