The CCA supports numerous arts-related events and projects each year.. Documentation from grant-supported projects completed and presented, artist award presentations, and CCA-initiated projects are archived, including exhibitions, performances, lectures, individual artist and department-generated projects, concerts, installations, and publications.
Listed below is a sample of projects supported by the CCA from 2001 to 2017.
In tribute to the life and work of Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Arthur Miller, the Schwartz Center stages his first notable success, "All My Sons." In this compelling war drama, the political and personal intertwine in a story of greed, guilt, and the American Dream. Featuring guest designer Greg Robbins. Schwartz Center for the Performing Art
A DOCUMENTARY PORTRAIT OF PHOTOGRAPHER SALLY MANN BY FILMMAKER STEVEN CANTOR What Remains is a stunning portrait of a national treasure. Sally Mann has been described as 'America's greatest photographer’ and this richly textured film serves to re-inforce the claim. Spanning five years, Cantor's film contains unbridled access to the many stages of Mann's work. What Remains is a rare glimpse of an eloquent and brilliant artist." (Lisa Viola, Sundance Film Festival). With live...
AWKWARD is an innovative student publication. The 6th installment of Awkward is an object-based issue with 14 plates, each displaying a text on one side, a texture on the other, that constitute 14 tactile experiences addressing various facets of campus life at Cornell. The plates slide into a die-cut box, and touch on a variety of subjects.
Part of the Cornell Dance Concert 2007, the special "Open Portal" interactive event reaches out to wide audiences through the use of webcasts, live and on-line promotional presentations. The event will explore new and emerging technologies such as "clickers," T.R.U.S.T., pipeline, and interactive sets and costumes with the intention of showcasing and celebrating the Cornell dance community and its collaborators in design and science.
Kitchen Theatre, Ithaca, NY Theatrical investigation into the life and work of French poet, Arthur Rimbaud (1854–91), directed by Ross Haarstad; with actors, dancers, visual artists, musicians and writers. 2005-06 Dance Concert, Dance Studio, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts Lansing Star Feb07
Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts Guest vocal percussionist Adam Matta works with director Bruce Levitt, students and resident professional actors to create a new piece to be performed as part of the 2006 - 2007 theatre session. This original works mix vocal percussionists with Shakespeare's sonnets and soliloquies.