Attention Artists, Creators, and Innovators! The CAC Teen Board is accepting applications! This season Teen Board members will: Curate the 2018 Teen Arts Exhibition Create programming for Teens Only events at the CAC Participate in hands-on creative workshops Meet with professional artists, curators and designers Participation in the Teen Board can be listed on resumes for college and counts...Read more
Saturday, February 1, 2014
Join professional curator, Emily Wilkerson to learn about creating exhibitions, organizing space, and writing about artwork. This workshop explores curating in light of the CAC’s upcoming exhibition 30 Americans. Together participants will dissect the elements of curating and exhibition-making, discuss 30 Americans , and use the exhibition as a jumping-off point for creating and writing about an...Read more
Saturday, April 5, 2014 to Saturday, May 17, 2014
“hello I AM” is a peer-curated exhibition of contemporary artworks by New Orleans area teenagers. After issuing a call for art from high school students, the Contemporary Arts Center’s Teen Board , a group of individuals from various high schools in the city, began developing an exhibition inspired by 30 Americans . Responsible for each element of curating the exhibition, the Teen Board selected...Read more
Friday, May 2, 2014
Calling All Rappers, Singers, Dancers, Poets, Musicians, Magicians, basically Performers of all kinds! It is your chance to take the stage and show what you are made of at the Contemporary Arts Center’s Spun Cafe. There will be FREE FOOD and amazing performances! This is a chance to connect with performers from around the city or just watch your talented friends take the stage! You can sign up in...Read more
Friday, January 16, 2015
Calling dancers, singers, rappers, actors, comedians, writers, poets, and more! All high-school aged performers are invited to showcase their talent at the TLC’s New Year’s Open Stage Night. Come join us for a night of incredible performances, free food, and our very own photo booth!Read more
Monday, January 29, 2018 to Friday, March 16, 2018
Apply for the 2018 Teen Exhibition! How Do You Create a Portrait of a City? We encourage you to think experimentally and critically about the nature of portraiture and welcome submissions in any medium - drawing, painting, sound, photography, animation, film, sculpture, installations, and digital art. We want it all! Here are some questions from the Teen Board to help get you started: Is a city...Read more
Friday, May 31, 2019
Apply for the CAC's 2019 Teen Open Call Exhibition! Inheritance and Immanence: The World We Are Left With Teen Exhibition will be on view Saturday, August 3 through Saturday, October 5 Now more than ever teens are interested and involved in social, political, and environmental issues that the world faces. As young people, these issues were passed on from previous generations but we are affected...Read more