When

Sunday, April 15, 2018 to Monday, May 14, 2018

Opening Reception

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Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 3:00pm

Where

Support

The CAC is supported in part by a Community Arts Grant made possible by the City of New Orleans as administered by the Arts Council New Orleans.

How Do You Create a Portrait of a City?

Free Admission to Galleries

All ages welcome!

Curated by the CAC Teen Board, the 2018 CAC Teen Exhibition features work by emerging local artists offers a unique moment of reflection on the relationship between young people and the cities they call home.

The CAC Teen Board is also hosting a one-night-only screening of films from the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts freshman media arts class, responding to the exhibition’s theme.

Stop by for music by Lil Jodeci and instant poems from Cubs the Poet!

Our community partner, public art and history project Paper Monuments, will be tabling with crafts, public response forms, and and free posters.

Paper Monuments is a public art and public history project which uses art and storytelling to propose answers to the question, “What is an appropriate monument for the city of New Orleans today? Check out their gallery, and keep an eye on their Open Calls.

Paper Monuments also holds public art and storytelling events across the city. Learn more at their blog, The Paper Trail, and on Facebook!         

Support for the CAC’s teen exhibition is provided by Nancy Aronson and Virginia Besthoff, City of New Orleans | Edward Wisner Donation, The Hearst Foundations, The Helis Foundation, the J. Edgar Monroe Foundation, Tapestry Collection by Hilton | Youth Service America and the National Endowment for the Arts, Art Works.

 

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