Founded in 1936, the Lancaster County Art Association celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2011.
The LCAA is the County's oldest arts organization offering support for the visual arts through exhibition opportunities for artists as well as art classes, workshops, special programs, and opportunities to see the work of local artists and artists from outside of Lancaster County in special exhibits.
The "Mish Mash" exhibit, a collection or mixture of unrelated things, in the Kauffman Gallery and Alexander Limont's exhibit: "Many Challenges For the Graphic Artist"in the Steinmetz Gallery, open with a reception on August 21. Both exhibits continue through September 22.
The "Still Super" sale of used arts supplies begins on Saturday, August 6, from 1 to 4pm. The sale continues through September 2.
The LCAA has membership exhibits throughout the year, invitational exhibits, and the National Juried Exhibition in June and July.
Art classes are offered for beginners, intermediate and advanced levels of skill. The Creators of Art, a class for adults with cognitive and physical disabilities, is offered on the second Tuesdays of the month. For children there is an Art Club that meets one afternoon per week during most of the school year and Art Camps and classes that are held in the summer.