Saturday, May 15, 2021 to Sunday, September 26, 2021
The CAC Teen Board is excited to announce the artists featured in the CAC's 2021 Teen Exhibition: ISOLATION / CONNECTION: Teen Life in the Time of COVID . Centered around the teen experience during COVID-19, the exhibition will feature works by 22 high school student artists from across the New Orleans region, and will be on view in the CAC's first floor Atrium gallery, Saturday, May 15 through...Read more
Monday, March 15, 2021 to Friday, April 9, 2021
The CAC's Teen Board is seeking submissions for its 2021 Call to Teen Artists based in New Orleans! The deadline to submit works is Friday, April 9, 2021. The CAC's upcoming teen exhibition ISOLATION / CONNECTION: Teen Life in the Time of COVID will address and express teen experience during the COVID pandemic, from social isolation, virtual education, wavering social connections, and losing the...Read more
Saturday, August 3, 2019 to Saturday, October 5, 2019
Inheritance and Immanence: The World We Are Left With On View August 3 through October 5 Now more than ever, teens are interested and involved in social, political, and environmental actions addressing the issues our society faces. As young people, we confront circumstances passed on from previous generations, and are affected. This exhibition seeks to reflect on the effects that school shootings...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
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, 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
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
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
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
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