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

The Ordeal by Henk Pander

"THE ORDEAL" by Henk Pander

Jan. 3-31, 2023

The Alexander Gallery is pleased to present "THE ORDEAL," an exhibition of large-scale paintings and drawings by Portland-based Dutch artist, Henk Pander. This exhibition runs Jan. 3-31. An artist reception will be held Thursday, Jan. 19, noon-1 p.m. and Pander will speak about his work at 1 p.m. "THE ORDEAL" showcases over a dozen compositions that survey recent explorations of Pander's artistic practice, calling attention to American technology, materialism and disaster. In these works, Pander draws inspiration from personal memory and the history of art to create compositions that embrace color and mark-making.

Pander's work has been recognized internationally and supported by the Regional Arts and Culture Council, a state of Oregon Governor's Award for the Arts, and a master fellowship in painting from the Oregon Arts Commission. For further information about this exhibition, contact Kate Simmons at 503-594-3032 or The Alexander Gallery is located in the Niemeyer Center at Clackamas Community College. The gallery is open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. with the exception of campus holidays. Admission is free.

Past Exhibitions

  • "Cosmic Tree" by Kanetaka Ikeda | Sept. 19, 2022
  • Student Art Show | May 11, 2022
  • "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

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.