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Last updated on Sep 22, 2023

Request exhibitions, reserve a tour, participate in the Commencement Exhibition, or apply for a grant! Check back regularly for new opportunities.

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All current CCA faculty are invited to sign up to participate in the 2023 CCA Staff Exhibition, Alter Ego. Many CCA staff lead not-so-clandestine lives as artists, yet their creative identities often remain veiled to students and faculty. On view at the CCA Campus Gallery from November 1 through 15, 2023, Alter Ego will offer a rare glimpse into staff members’ unique perspectives, experiences, and creative journeys. Learn more ➞

Deadline: October 23, 2023

Tours and Group Visits

The Exhibitions team offers staff-guided tours of select exhibitions at the CCA Campus Gallery, and faculty are invited to bring their classes to the gallery for self-guided visits and special class sessions during the gallery's open hours. Learn more ➞

Rewind Review Respond (RRR)

RRR is an online forum where CCA students reflect on exhibitions, lectures, workshops, and other events presented by CCA. RRR is produced by a diverse team of graduate and undergraduate students representing all four college divisions: editors set the publication schedule and commission articles, interviews, comics, illustrations, and more from a ever-expanding pool of reporters. Designers create new visual identities for each new volume of RRR, and format each piece for publication. If you would like to join the RRR team or have an idea for an article, please email Learn more ➞

Closed Applications

New Look 2023

Calling all students to participate in New Look 2023, an inclusive exhibition celebrating creative contributions by all CCA students. New Look serves as an opportunity for students to introduce themselves and their work to the CCA community at large.

Drop-off: Wednesday, August 23rd, 9:30am–1:30pm and Thursday, August 24th, 9:30am–1:30pm


All current CCA faculty are invited to sign up to participate in the 2023 CCA Faculty Exhibition, stories of us. On view at the CCA Campus Gallery from August 30 through October 6, 2023, stories of us will feature work by current CCA faculty that explores personal stories of belonging, care, and community.

Deadline: August 18, 2023

CCA@CCA Faculty Grants Program

Apply now to receive $500-$1000 in grant support for your fall 2023 course efforts connecting to the theme of belonging.

The goal of the CCA@CCA Faculty Grant Program is to support the implementation of small-scale, immediate public-facing projects or activations that aim to improve the learning experience of students and offer critical resources for civic involvement and creative activism.

Deadline: May 23, 2023


Creative Citizens in Action (CCA@CCA) is looking for five artists (or artist groups) to create site specific and/or large-scale installation work for the main Nave during the CCA@CCA Fluid Mutualism Symposium (Feb 28-March 4, 2022). Selected artists may receive up to $500 each in materials and installation support. They will also receive professional documentation support.

Deadline: February 7, 2022


PLAySPACE, the Paulette Long and Shepard Pollack Art Community Experiment, provides the resources for student artists and curators to conceptualize and present exhibitions and events that are oriented towards the academic community.

Deadline to apply to direct the Spring 2022 PLAySPACE Program: December 6, 2021

CCA@CCA Student Fellowship

CCA’s Exhibitions and Public Programming Department is looking for creative researchers and practitioners to assist with conceiving, planning, and producing public programs related to CCA@CCA.

Deadline to apply for the 2021–2022 Fellowship: October 25, 2021

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CCA@CCA Artwork Campaign

A call for artwork related to creative activism, civic engagement, and/or democratic participation.

Deadline to submit your artwork: October 4, 2020