The CCA seeks proposals for artworks, performances, and design interfaces that will feature artistic expressions and provocations of ecology, digitality, and sociality across the imaginary, the natural, the built, the cultural, and the political. To forge intellectual and creative partnerships beyond the academic demarcations of artistic, design, and intellectual practice, we seek Cornell generated or curated projects in art, design, installation, performance, and other forms that can be offered to the public across various venues of the Ithaca campus.

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APPLICATION DEADLINE: JANUARY 25

When a tree is harvested for wood, what happens to the pieces that aren’t ramrod straight? An installation designed by Cornell University’s Robotic Construction Laboratory (RCL) proposes an answer to that question and has used robotic fabrication to build a self-supporting structure from rejected wood cuts.

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The CCA is now accepting Individual Grant Program applications for NEW arts projects to be exhibited or performed on campus during the 2020-21 academic year. Watch for information sessions to be scheduled for early next spring.

Curious as to what's been done? Check out past projects.

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SPRING 2020

Ithaca Sounding 2020 is a multi-day, multi-venue festival and symposium celebrating, exploring, and questioning the traditions of modernist and experimental concert music by Ithacans past and present.

Jan 30
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Feb 02