Community Folk Art Center, Inc. (CFAC), is a vibrant cultural and artistic hub committed to the promotion and development of artists of the African Diaspora. The mission of the center is to exalt cultural and artistic pluralism by collecting, exhibiting, teaching and interpreting the visual and performing arts. Public programming includes exhibitions, film screenings, gallery talks, workshops and courses in the studio, performing and expressive arts.
A proud unit of the African American Studies Department at Syracuse University, CFAC is a beacon of artistry, creativity and cultural expression engaging the Syracuse community, the region and the world.
This exhibition is sponsored by the Syracuse Chapter of the Links, Inc. in collaboration with Community Folk Art Center and the local school districts. The awards ceremony will be held Saturday, May 18 from 1 pm-3 pm.
Our summer exhibition explores the symbiotic and complex relationship between Africans and African Americans.
We are excited to be partners and host of the first Annual Syracuse Fringe Festival.