Providing grants, programs, and services to the artists and audiences of Tompkins County for over 25 years
CHECK OUT ALL 47 EVENTS! You will be WOWED. Save the dates, and notify your literary loving friends, near and far! This 4 day event is free. ...  Read more
"Counting" is a close collaboration with poet Lisa Harris and artist Patricia Brown. And it's part of the Spring Writes Lit Fest! ...  Read more
Graham Ottoson, Daphne Sola, Brian Keeler, Mary Ann Bowman and Stan Bowman are open from 11 to 4! Find the flyer at  Read more
ART//REACTION: Writing in Response to the work in the CAP ArtSpace Gallery...  Read more
The July 27th market is open to artists of all disciplines! ...  Read more
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Arts Partnership Success Story

Through the support of Community Arts Partnership’s GAP grant, Ithaca’s Civic Ensemble, a local theatre company, delivered The Loneliness Project, a play coupled with a series of workshops that illuminate some of the adversity the LGBTQ+ community experiences. The Loneliness Project does well in fulfilling the expectations of a GAP grant, which is provided on behalf of New York State Council of the Arts (NYSCA) and awarded to artistic organizations pursuing high caliber projects that reach a wide audience. Additionally, the work aligns well with Civic Ensemble’s mission statement: “To create theatre that explores and explodes the social, political, and cultural issues of our time. We bring audiences of different races, classes, and experiences together in a public forum on the American experiment.” The series will be occurring from March 19th to April 19th due to efforts of the project’s core artistic team: Caitlin Kane,...  Read more