Providing grants, programs, and services to the artists and audiences of Tompkins County for over 25 years

Our Events

The Spring Writes Literary Festival is an annual event in early May that features up to 80 local writers through workshops, panels, readings and performances.

The Community Arts Partnership ArtSpace is a multi-use space for the exhibition of works by local artists. A new exhibit hangs each month throughout the year.

Each year, CAP organizes and facilitates a summer juried show and sale of work by local artists. Artists exhibit paintings, drawings, photographs, collage, prints, sculpture and fine functional work.

The art trail is a self-guided tour of working artists' studios throughout the County. Open year round by appointment, on the Fall Open Studio weekends all studios are open simultaneously. No need to call ahead! Just get in your car and go...