What are you going to see at A.B.E?
Black Art and Black Artists from all genres
Poets and Poems
Actors, Directors, Writers, Filmmakers
Short Films and Sketches
Musicians, Singers, Songwriters
Painters, Pictures, Canvases, and Collections
Dancers, Storytellers, Makeup-Artists, Hairstylists and Black Creatives of all types
What are you going to DO at A.B.E?
You are going to see some great art and be introduced to talented Tompkins County Black artists
Meet and participate in discussions with the artists as they share their experiences of being a Black artist and talk about their art
With a facilitated Q/A session as part of each event, you will be able to ask questions and interact with the artist on a personal level
You will be able to make your own art along with the artists
You are going to have the opportunity to buy a one-of-a-kind original piece of art
You are going to learn something about someone else
You are going to learn something about a different culture
You are going to learn something about yourself
Who are you going to Meet at ABE?
Internationally and nationally recognized artists
Regional artists from Central and Upstate NY
Your next favorite artist
America’s next favorite artist