Thursday, February 25, 2021
The CAC is excited to present Inter[SECTOR], online conversations bringing together artists, activists, and policy-makers to discuss critical issues facing society today. Join us for the next conversation in our Inter[SECTOR]: Decarceration and the Arts series on Facebook Live, featuring Jo Kreiter (Artistic Director of Flyaway Productions), and Syrita Steib, criminal justice advocate and...Read more
Thursday, January 7, 2021
CAC Members are invited to join us for StudioV , the CAC's series of live, intimate virtual tours of artists’ studios and collectors’ homes -- LIVE on Zoom! On Thursday, January 7, the CAC's programming team will lead an exploration inside the artistic practice of Alabama-based visual artist C E Johnson, whose installation work Democracy Machine (After the remains found of an Ancient Greek...Read more
Friday, December 18, 2020 to Sunday, January 31, 2021
The Contemporary Arts Center is thrilled to partner with Kino Marquee to present the December 18, 2020 virtual re-release of Museum Town ! This documentary tells the story of an unconventional museum, the small town of North Adams, MA it calls home, and the great risk, hope, and power of art to transform a desolate post-industrial city. Museum Town also looks at the artistic process itself—not...Read more
Thursday, December 10, 2020
Through a series of three online workshops, the CAC invites you to participate in creating a Feminist Data Set. Through the work of artist Caroline Sinders, learn about Artificial Intelligence (AI), computer algorithms, mechanical turks, and how to create a more free and just technological future. Together, we will create a data set that has never existed before, and use that data to create...Read more
Thursday, December 3, 2020
CAC Members are invited to join us for StudioV , the CAC's series of live, intimate virtual tours of artists’ studios and collectors’ homes -- LIVE on Zoom! On Thursday, December 3, CAC Executive Director and host George Scheer, will lead an exploration inside the artistic practice of Florida-based visual artist Krystle Lemonias, whose work Yuh no see say Him hungry is on view now at the CAC...Read more
Friday, November 20, 2020
Join us for Delfeayo & Friends, the CAC’s live happy hour with trombonist and composer Delfeayo Marsalis, featuring musicians from New Orleans and beyond. In our next episode, Delfeayo welcomes very special guest Terence Blanchard , six-time GRAMMY Award-winning trumpeter and composer. Registration is FREE and open to the public: RSVP Now In each episode of Delfeayo & Friends, CAC Members...Read more
Thursday, November 12, 2020
CAC Members are invited to join us for StudioV , the CAC's series of live, intimate virtual tours of artists’ studios and collectors’ homes -- LIVE on Zoom! On Thursday, November 12, CAC Executive Director and host George Scheer, will lead an exploration inside the artistic practice of Florida-based visual artist Edison Peñafiel , whose installation work Ni Aquí, Ni Allá is on view now at the CAC...Read more
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Through a series of three online workshops, the CAC invites you to participate in creating a Feminist Data Set. Through the work of artist Caroline Sinders, learn about Artificial Intelligence (AI), computer algorithms, mechanical turks, and how to create a more free and just technological future. Together, we will create a data set that has never existed before, and use that data to create...Read more
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Through a series of three online workshops, the CAC invites you to participate in creating a Feminist Data Set. Through the work of artist Caroline Sinders, learn about Artificial Intelligence (AI), computer algorithms, mechanical turks, and how to create a more free and just technological future. Together, we will create a data set that has never existed before, and use that data to create...Read more
Thursday, October 8, 2020
CAC Members are invited to join us for StudioV , the CAC's series of live, intimate virtual tours of artists’ studios and collectors’ homes -- LIVE on Zoom! This week, CAC Executive Director and host George Scheer, will lead an exploration inside the artistic practice of New Orleans-based artist Sarah Hill , whose video work "Goodbye Rebecca & Eileen" is on view now at the CAC. Admission is...Read more
Friday, September 25, 2020
Join us for Delfeayo & Friends , the CAC’s live bi-weekly happy hour, Live on Zoom, with trombonist and composer Delfeayo Marsalis , featuring musical friends from around the world. In our next episode, Delfeayo will welcome very special guest Leo Nocentelli , the GRAMMY Lifetime Achievement Award-winning lead guitarist and founding member of The Meters ! Registration is now open to the...Read more
Friday, September 11, 2020
Join us live on Zoom for Delfeayo & Friends, the CAC’s live bi-weekly happy hour with trombonist and composer Delfeayo Marsalis, featuring musical friends from around the world. In our next episode, Delfeayo will welcome special guest Tarriona “Tank” Ball , leader of New Orleans-based, GRAMMY-nominated band Tank and the Bangas ! From allmusic.com: Tank and the Bangas are a New Orleans-based R...Read more
Friday, August 14, 2020
Join us live on Zoom for Delfeayo & Friends, the CAC’s bi-weekly happy hour with trombonist and composer Delfeayo Marsalis, featuring conversation and music with friends around the world. On Friday, August 14, Delfeayo will be joined by Ron Carter , one of the most prolific and influential bassists in jazz history! A member of the legendary Miles Davis Quintet from 1963-1968, Carter has...Read more