Educational Programs

The Carl Cherry Center for the Arts recognizes the talent of Monterey County high school students in our yearly art exhibition, Thinking Out Loud, and its sister program, The Robert Campbell Monterey County High School Poetry Awards. Both programs are made possible through the generosity of the following organizations:

Arts Council for Monterey County
Monterey County Board of Supervisors
Monterey Peninsula Foundation
Monterey Public Library Foundation
Carmel Woman’s Club
Carmel-by-the-Sea Rotary
Community Foundation for Monterey County
Gibson Family Foundation
Hazen Family Foundation
Nancy Buck Ransom Foundation
Pebble Beach Company Foundation
Yellow Brick Road Benefit Store

2021 Student Programs

2021 Thinking Out Loud Art Exhibition
View Online Exhibit
2021 Robert Campbell Poetry Awards
Read 2021 Award-Winning Poems

2022 Student Programs

2022 Thinking Out Loud Art Exhibition
View Award-Winning Artwork
2022 Robert Campbell Poetry Awards
Read 2022 Award-Winning Poems