Wednesday, January 22, 2014
The Contemporary Arts Center presents the latest installment of the ongoing ArtSpeak series of artist panel discussions. Featured Artist Panelists: Tavares Strachan (New York City and Bahamas) Robert Tannen (Louisiana) Elizabeth Shannon (Louisiana) Moderated by Nick Stillman, Art Writer and Historian Nick Stillman is the Deputy Director of the Arts Council of New Orleans and writes regularly for...Read more
Sunday, December 15, 2013
Literally Speaking is a series of events that promotes the growth of literary arts in New Orleans by spotlighting and supporting contemporary writers. In collaboration with PhotoNOLA, authors of photography publications including Russell Lord, William Greiner, Sally Gall, and Tammy Mercure will discuss their own work as well as the publication process of photography books from concept to print. A...Read more
Saturday, December 14, 2013
Join Photographers Jacques Garnier and Clayton Spada, founding members of The Legacy Project Collaboartive , for a gallery walkthrough and discussion of The Great Picture : The World’s Largest Photograph.Read more
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Cultural Identities and Perceptions of Self The Visual Artists Network is pleased to present an evening of discussion with artists Katrina Andry (New Orleans, LA), Castillo (Los Angeles, CA) and Eric Gottesman (Washington, D.C. / Cambridge, MA). The three artists are exhibiting their work in the Contemporary Arts Center’s ArtLab gallery, through January 19, 2014. Join us for an in-depth dialogue...Read more
Saturday, November 9, 2013
The Contemporary Arts Center, in collaboration with PhotoNOLA and inspired by the Edward Burtynsky | Water exhibition, will offer a family cyanotype workshop on November 9, 2013. Professional photographers and educators will lead participants through the historic photographic printing process, creating cyanotypes that can become family keepsakes. The workshop will begin with a guided tour of the...Read more
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Calling New Orleans Teaching Artists! Are you one of the many dedicated artists engaged in teaching and learning in New Orleans schools and community settings? Would you like to connect with colleagues, exchange best practices, address common concerns and deepen the work? With so many artists teaching in diverse settings throughout New Orleans, the time is right to gather all that creative energy...Read more
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
The Contemporary Arts Center hosts a conversation about Dithyrambalina, New Orleans Airlift's ongoing musical architecture project. Building off the great success of The Music Box, Project leaders Swoon, Delaney Martin, and Taylor Lee Shepard will discuss what is coming next for this evolving endeavor. The moderator for the evening is Tori Bush, Operations Manager of New Orleans Airlift &...Read more