Before you proceed, make sure you have been elected into this category by the Signature Artist Committee and have received an official invitation. If you are not sure, please email or call (626) 583-9009.

Signature Artists — both painters and sculptors — represent the top tier of CAC Artist Membership, elected to this status by the CAC Board of Directors and a panel of their peers. Members of this category include well established artists who have exhibited their work extensively, been featured in leading art publications and won major awards at a national level.

Signature Artists receive these special benefits:

  • Eligibility to submit artwork for jurying into all CAC exhibitions, including the Annual Gold Medal Exhibition,  as well as chapter exhibitions in their area of residence
  • Eligibility to submit artwork for CAC’s Excellence in Traditional Fine Art Competition, which is presented quarterly
  • Invitations for events and activities exclusively for Signature Artists
  • Opportunities to be a mentor to Mentorship Program members
  • Invitations to paint/sculpt-outs, workshops and other events for artists
  • Exposure to a broader audience through CAC platforms, including the website
  • Enhanced professional credentials within the art community

$120 annually