This week

Conversation: On Cecilia Vicuña

May 25, 2017

During this conversation, The Helis Foundation Chief Curator Andrea Andersson, Chair of the Department of Social Science and Cultural Studies at Pratt Institute Macarena Gómez-Barris, and experimental poet, playwright, and labor activist, Rodrigo Toscano come together to discuss Cecilia Vicuña’s About to Happen and the economic disparities and environmental crises of the 21st century.

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Book Signing: Emma Fick, “Snippets of New Orleans”

May 25, 2017

Join us Thursday evening from 6:00 till 7:00pm, right before the Conversation: On Cecilia Vicuña, for Snippets of New Orleans’  book launch and book signing with Emma Fick! 

“Snippets of New Orleans” is 248 pages of text and illustrations all about New Orleans: its music, food, architecture, and people; its eccentricities and traditions!

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Upcoming

CAC Summer Arts Camp 2017

Our City, Our World
July 10, 2017 to August 4, 2017

Our City, Our World

CAC Summer Arts Camp 2017 aims to inspire, encourage, and celebrate the creativity of campers through the powerful combination of books and art. Each week campers explore a different story that teaches them to appreciate themselves, their communities, and the world around them. Through music, visual arts, theater, culinary arts, and dance, campers expand their palates, giving voice to individual expression, culminating in a weekly Friday showcase that is open to family and friends.

Ages: 6 through 14

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Whitney White Linen Night 2017

August 5, 2017

Whitney White Linen Night 2017

Sport your white linen and support the CAC and the Arts District New Orleans on the hottest night of the year! 

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Past Programs