Welcome to CAC ArtOrbit!

Welcome to CAC ArtOrbit, your online universe for all things CAC, contemporary art, and community! Though the CAC's doors are currently closed due to COVID-19, we invite you to explore our online galleries and uplifting art resources from our community and around the world. On this page you will also find a list of vital resources for artists who art struggling during this incredibly difficult time.

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RESOURCES FOR ARTISTS

Are you an artist who has been impacted by COVID-19? Browse our COVID-19 Artist Resources page for an extensive listing of resources for artist emergency funding, grants, work opportunities, how-tos, and much more.

Browse COVID-19 Artist Resources

Inter[SECTOR]: Conversations in Art, Action, and Policy

Decarceration and The Arts with Artist Jo Kreiter and Special Guests

Jo Kreiter, Artistic Director of Flyaway Productions leads a community dialogue with local activists surrounding her aerialist work "The Wait Room," coming to the CAC in Spring of 2021. The work addresses the trauama faced by the incarcerated and their families.

Watch Part I with Alanah Odoms, Executive Director of the ACLU of Louisiana

Watch Part II with Ivy Mathis, formerly-incarcerated activist

RSVP to watch Part III May 29, 5 pm CDT on Facebook Live

 

BEHIND THE CURTAIN: THE MAKING OF KINDHUMANKIND

Part I with Set Designer Jebney Lewis

Part II with Production Designer Kourtney Kellery

OUR DIGITAL GALLERIES

The CAC staff is hard at work digitizing our present and past exhibitions for you to enjoy from the comfort of your own home! Select an exhibition an exhibition from the list below, and be sure to check back frequently to explore new online galleries as they come online.

MEG TURNER: HERE AND NOW

On View at the CAC November 22, 2019 to April 12, 2020
View Gallery Guide

On View at the CAC March 16 to June 18, 2017
View Gallery Guide

MICKALENE THOMAS: FEMMES NOIRES | FEMMES FÉROCES: MATERIAL LIFE x FEMMES NOIRES

On View at the CAC November 2, 2019 to June 14, 2020
View Gallery Guide

WATCH

Browse our selection of art videos, lectures, reading materials, gallery guides and more featuring artists whose work has been shown at the CAC! Check back often as new content will be added on a weekly basis.

Visual Arts and Film

Red Coil by Cecilia Vicuna (short film)

SemiYa by Cecilia Vicuna (short film)

Cecilia Vicuña Artist Talk at Brown University (full lecture)

Brooklyn Museum Studio Visits Featuring Cecilia Vicuña

"Cecilia Vicuña: Disappeared Quipu" - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Panel Discussion

Performing Arts

Kyle Abraham and Carrie Schneider Dance Response Video Series:

Voyeur (2014)

Our Love Comes Back (2014)

I Am Sold (2014)

Digital Lion (2014)

Retrograde (2014)

Daymé Arocena

Live at Primavera Barcelona 2019 (Full Concert)

Live at Paste Studio NYC (Full Set)

NPR Tiny Desk Concert (Full Set)

The Forge in Camden Town, London (Full Set)

Aurora Nealand

WHISTLEBOWER (The Monocle/Aurora Nealand, 2017)

WHISTLEBLOWER (The Monocle Ensemble at Music Box Village, 2018)

Mortal Passions (The Monocle/Aurora Nealand, 2020)

 

READ

Performing Arts

CAC Behind The Curtain: KindHumanKind (Part One) - Interview with Set Designer Jebney Lewis

Visual Arts

Cecilia Vicuña: Consciousness is the Art - New York Times (12/3/19)

ArtForum Review: Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen

CCA Review: Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen

LEARN

CAC Gallery Guides

Meg Turner: Here and Now

Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen

Mickalene Thomas: Femmes Noires

Siglio Press Book Preview: Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen

Education & Family

30 Americans Education Resource Guide - Mickalene Thomas

Free Creative Response Activity Kits for Families - Updated Weekly!

 

FROM THE WEB: EXPERIENCE ART ONLINE

Activities For Families and Kids

Online Art Experiences

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