Bring your class of young artists to the Contemporary Arts Center to explore and exchange creative processes with professional New Orleans artists.

Artist Exchange field trips introduce young artists to applied skills in the arts, reinforce Common Core Standards, and address the needs and abilities of all students.

These learning experiences engage students by enabling them to discover new interests while learning through and about the arts.

Choose from classes in theater, dance, music, visual arts, and creative writing!

  • 9:30am – 1:00pm
  • Available for grades K – 12
  • Students bring their own lunches
  • 2 workshops for groups of 25 – 44 students or 3 workshops for groups of 45 – 60 students
  • $8 per student | FREE for chaperones
  • Schedule early and customize your trip!


Artist Exchange Field Trips are now closed for the spring season. Please check back in fall 2018 to book an AEX Field Trip for your class! 

Payment is due two weeks prior to the date of the AEX Field Trip. In the event of weather or unforeseen circumstances, we are happy to reschedule within the span of the school year. We do not offer refunds for same-day cancellations or student absences. 

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