2019 Member Show theme:

Purple Pops!

The color wheel has spun around and ticked to a stop on Purple! 

Plum, aubergine, violet, lavender....whatever version of that hue you can imagine.  It will be a show where "Purple Pops!"!

February 8 - March 9, 2019

Artist drop off:  Jan. 26 - Feb. 2, 2019 during regular gallery hours.

Click here for application and more information

CALC Members’ Sales Gallery

Shop local and support your local artists! CALC’s Member Sales Gallery is open 12 months a year and features an everchanging variety of photography, fine art, plein air and local scenes, jewelry and ceramics reflecting the talent of our community.

All current members are welcome to show and sell their work through the Gallery at CALC. Exhibit opportunities are available 12 months a year, including the Members’ Show in February and the Art for the Holidays exhibit in November and December. Members can contact Gallery Coordinator Cathy Stone for more information.

The Upper Gallery at CALC (second floor) is available for private exhibits and special events.  CALC welcomes ideas for special hangings and shows on an ongoing basis.
Main exhibits in the first floor, G.B. Stuart Gallery, are juried one to two years in advance.  CALC accepts and reviews applications bi-annually.  A jury form will be available from this site soon. If you would like to be notified when it is posted to the site, please contact us.

Art TeacherS

Are you interested in teaching children or adult classes at Carlisle Arts Learning Center. CALC is always looking for talented, energetic, flexible teachers with creative and fun ideas! Call Maureen Madio at 249-6973

Off-Site exhibit opportunities


The Bosler Library’s recent renovation included an exhibition space where CALC exhibits group shows of its members. Every two months a new theme is presented. Contact CALC for more information on dates and themes.

Guidelines for exhibiting at Bosler Library:

1. Membership of CALC required.
2. Sign-up is on first-come, first-serve basis for 25 show slots. To sign up contact Erma or Leon Yost at ermaleon@gmail.com  or call 201-401-8385 (Erma’s cell).
3. Only two-dimensional work is accepted. It must be suitably matted and framed (wrapped canvas also acceptable) with an attached wire for hanging. Please no clip hooks.
4. Sales and sales tax will be handled by CALC, which retains 35% commission.


CARLISLE BOROUGH HALL, 53 W. South Street, Carlisle, PA

Eight to twelve 2-D pieces hang in rear of public meeting room. 

Rotation 3 months.


CASTLERIGG WINE SHOP, 110 S. Hanover Street

11 - 14 pieces in the seating area.

Rotation: 3 months


CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, 212 N. Hanover Street

8 Pieces.  5 in the Board/Meeting room, 2 in the common area, 1 in Membership office.

Rotation: 3 months



 6-10 pieces depending on size. First floor hallway.

Rotation: 3 months


DENIM COFFEE, 1 South Hanover St.

3 medium sized pieces on one wall.

Rotation: 3 Months                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               


THE GRAZERY, 156 West High St.

10 -14 pieces in seating area.

Rotation: 3 Months                                                                                                      


BEN FRANKLIN TECHCELERATOR (Murata Business Center) 453 Lincoln Street

This is a really bright and large place to hang a body of work. Lobby, hallway and conference room can accommodate 15 - 17 works.

Rotation: 3 months