Providing grants, programs, and services to the artists and audiences of Tompkins County for over 25 years
For over 27 years, the Community Arts Partnership's grants, events, programs and services have been a driving force behind the vibrant arts community of Ithaca and the neighboring towns and villages. ...  Read more
Our current virtual exhibit. Great historic photos. Click to the ArtSpace page for the link. ...  Read more
40 Artists want to show you their work! Visit the website and stay tuned for upcoming October Special Event weekends! ...  Read more
Check out all of our grants and upcoming free zoom grant writing workshops! ...  Read more
Check out the contect of our most recent artsletter for local events, CAP news, and an artist feature...  Read more
8 local writers read from their latest work on this great video that was a preview to our November Spring Writes Literary Festival. ...  Read more

Arts Partnership Success Story

Posted August 19, 2020

Women Artists Have Their Say

Women Artists Have Their Say is the brainchild of artist Sue Perlgut, director and producer with CloseToHome Productions. With the assistance of CAP's "Grants for Arts Programs" (GAP Grant), Sue and Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon, a poet and professor, are collaborating to create a film that centers the experiences of female artists. The two are also working with singer-songwriter Jai Hari Myerhoff, who is writing original music for the film.

“Whether it is art, crafts, music, written works, or choreographed dances, extraordinary women know that the process of creating is as important as what ultimately gets created,” Perlgut says. “There is a need to document women’s voices in this century in recognition of the fact that earlier...  Read more