Creative Acadiana

Workshops for artists, by artists

Learning & connection opportunities for artists in Acadiana. Creative Acadiana supports the economic growth and sustainable practices for artists, creatives, and culture bearers.

February 2024
March 2024
Hagit Barkai

Legacy Planning: Archiving Best Practices for the Visual Artist | Creative Acadiana

It’s never too early to start planning for the legacy you’re creating through your artistic practices. Join Hagit Barkai, assistant professor of art at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, to learn about what methods and systems have worked for her career documentation throughout her career to date. ...
Wednesday - 13 Mar
5:30 pm
Acadiana Center for the Arts - ArtHouse Gallery
101 W Vermilion St, Lafayette, LA 70501

Artist Round Up: Origami | Creative Acadiana

Artist Round Up is an opportunity for creatives of all disciplines to come together in a space to meet like-minded creatives who they could collaborate with, talk to, find inspiration from and just generally hang out with. For our March meet up, Tshy Cross will provide some guidance on making traditional Origami. ...
Wednesday - 20 Mar
5:30 pm
Acadiana Center for the Arts - Café
101 W Vermilion St, Lafayette, LA 70501
April 2024

Art as Activism with Rachel Nederveld | Creative Acadiana

Most of us create art because there is something we feel we need to say, a message we want heard. In this workshop we will dive into different ways to thread those messages into your work, including how sometimes just creating the work is activism in itself. We’ll also talk about how this can be used to think of funding avenues and distribution strategies in your work as well. ...
Tuesday - 09 Apr
5:30 pm
Acadiana Center for the Arts - ArtHouse Gallery
101 W Vermilion St, Lafayette, LA 70501
May 2024

Artist Round Up – OPELOUSAS!

Artist Round Up is an opportunity for creatives of all disciplines to come together in a space to meet like-minded creatives who they could collaborate with, talk to, find inspiration from and just generally hang out with. ...
Monday - 06 May
5:00 pm
Opelousas Museum
315 N Main Street, Opelousas, LA
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Apply to Host a Workshop

Are you a creative practitioner who has a special skill you’d like to share with other practitioners? 

We’re looking for members of our creative community to host workshops at Acadiana Center for the Arts as part of the Creative Acadiana series. We’re looking for creatives of all disciplines to propose and facilitate workshops in their areas of interest and expertise that range from business entrepreneurship, creative conversations/lectures to creative/craft workshops. 

This is also a professional development opportunity for creatives who may like to learn about how to propose and facilitate workshops. If you haven’t facilitated a workshop before, we’ll team you up with a consultant who can help you plan for your session. 

For more information, please contact Anna Kojevnikov, Community Development Manager, on (337) 233-7060 or anna@acadianacenterforthearts.org

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