Join us on the Second Thursday of each month for an evening of programs designed to enhance your appreciation of contemporary art and artists.
August 10, 2017, 6–10pm
Talk – 7:30pm, CAC Theatre
Join Laurie Uprichard, Senior Curator of Performing Arts, as she weaves together the story of the upcoming season, complete with engaging personal anecdotes, exclusive videos from the artists, and behind-the-scenes insights. Following the presentation will be an inside look at season opener: The Way at Midnight with Mondo Bizarro.
Performance – 8:30pm, The Helis Foundation First Floor Gallery
Artist Sharon Jacques activates her piece “A BOUNDLESS FREEDOM FOR WOMEN” from the Ephemera Obscura exhibition with a Reiki Healing Meditation.
Hands-On – 8:00pm, Presidents Resource Center
In this workshop, Cubs the Poet guides participants to use memories and personal, familial, and historical objects as prompts for imaginative meditation and writing. Inspired by the objects in Ephemera Obscura.
À Propos – 6:30–8:00pm, The Stacks Bookstore & Cafe
À Propos with the Youth Empowerment Project. These evenings feature each month a different non-profit organization, based in the New Orleans metro-area, that will share with the audience their history, milestones, and upcoming projects through an informal conversation.
CAC Members – 6:00–9:00pm
- First Drink Free for Members.
- 15% off CAC memberships purchased on-site (at Individual Level and above).
Meet the Maker – 6:00–8:00pm, Atrium
Throughout the Fall season, join us as we highlight some of the best local breweries and distilleries at the CAC’s Café! Meet the makers and sample a swig of their most desirable creations.
Happy Hour: 6–8 PM
Music: DJ Otto
Food truck: Frencheeze