CAEA Conference Themes

Year Location Dates Conference Theme
2019 Sacramento November 14 to 17 Teaching Art … It’s Your SUPER POWER!
2018 Long Beach November 9 to 12 Navigating New Horizons in Art Education
2017 San Francisco November 10 to 12 Connect, Create, Collaborate
2016 Northern Region Santa Cruz October 21 to 22 Place, People and Professionalism (50th Anniversary of State CAEA Conferences)
2016 Central Area Fresno November 11 to 12 Place, People and Professionalism (50th Anniversary of State CAEA Conferences)
2016 Southern Region Palm Desert November 11 to 12 Place, People and Professionalism (50th Anniversary of State CAEA Conferences)
2015 Sacramento November 13 to 15 Proud Past, Bright Future (50th Anniversary of CAEA)
2014 Irvine November 13 to 16 ART: Power to Innovate
2013 Northern Region Sausalito November 8 to 10 Reconnecting Art Now Through Common Core Standards
2013 Central Area Visalia November 1 to 2 Reconnecting Art Now Through Common Core Standards
2013 Southern Region Idyllwild November 2 to 3 Reconnecting Art Now Through Common Core Standards
2012 Riverside November 9 to 12  Art: 21st Century Intersections
2011 Bakersfield November 3 to 6 Preserving the Arts
2010 San Jose November 18 to 21 Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Art
2009 Los Angeles November 13 to 15 All Roads Lead to Art
2008 Burlingame November 13 to 16 Art Bridges the Gap
2007 Pasadena November 15 to 18 Art on Parade
2006 Fresno October 26 to 29 Art Grows: Planting the Seeds
2005 Sacramento November 10 to 13 Art Wants You
2004 Riverside November 11 to 14 Art on a Mission
2003 San Jose November 14 to 16 In Art the Spirit Soars
2002 Irvine November 13 to 17 Only with Art Will All of the Pieces Come Together
2001 Bakersfield November 8 to 11 An Art Odyssey - Curricular Connections for the Future
2000 Sacramento November 2 to 5 Art: The Heart of California
1999 Pasadena November 11 to 14 Art Bridges Time
1998 Oakland November 6 to 8 Eye on tile Arts
1997 Palm Springs November 13 to 16 Arts Place on the Sun
1996 Monterey November 13 to 17 Seeing Art
1995 San Jose November 15 to 19 Creating Ways
1994 San Diego October 27 to 30 Visualize the Future
1993 Burlingame November 11 to 14 Changing Tides: Reconstructing Art Education
1992 Irvine November 5 to 8 Art Links Past with the Future
1991 Fresno October 17 to 20 Go for the Gold
1990 Sacramento October 25 to 28 Art with a Capital A
1989 Costa Mesa October 26 to 29 Legacy and Promise, Focusing on the Visual Arts Curriculum
1988 San Francisco November 3 to 6 ART AWARENESS - A Class Act
1987 San Diego November 3 to 6 Art, Culture and Environment
1986 Fresno October 24 to 26 Building a Model Curriculum
1985 Asilomar October 23 to 25 Creativity Kindergarten Through Careers
1984 Los Angeles November 2 to 4 Sharing Our Success
1983 Coronado November 10 to 13 ABC + ART = Education
1982 Asilomar October 23 to 25 Professional and Personal Development of the Classroom Art Teacher
1981 Asilomar October 1 to 3 Exploring New Dimensions in Personal and Professional Creativity
1980 Newport Beach November 7 to 9 Art at the Beach
1979 Sacramento September 28 to 29 Coming to Our Senses
1978 Pasadena October 26 to 29 Seeing is Believing
1977 Asilomar October 6 to 9