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About the Galleries
We host and maintain the Cross Town Arts Galleries with the help of curators, artists, and partner organizations. The galleries, specifically the East and West Galleries, showcase the creations of various artists who practice all kinds of media.
Cross Town Arts allots 7,000 square feet of space purely for the exhibition of the different kinds of arts. This extensive space helps connect the public and artists who originate from the City …

Shared Art Making

What is Cross Town Arts’ Shared Art Making?
Cross Town Arts provides a space where common access to art-making facilities and equipment is available. Anyone, ranging from professionals to hobbyists, – can utilize the said workspace.
High-end facilities for digital arts, woodworking, music, photography, video editing, and printmaking needs are all found in Cross Town Arts’ Shared Art Making space. This center of creative exchange allows anyone to …

Workshops & Classes

Holding artists-led workshops has been the norm in Cross Town Arts since 2011. These workshops started in the Cleveland storefronts which were located across the then-renovating Cross Town Arts Center building.
Now, they’re held in the Center where the Shared Art Making facilities are located. This opportunity allowed us to expand our workshops not only in size but also the frequency and number of audiences as well as the subject matter to be taught. Various …

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Cross Town Arts is a non-profit organization that relies on willing volunteers. By volunteering to participate in our programs and events, you’re showing us your whole-hearted support for our organization.

Here in Cross Town Arts, volunteering positions range from theater ushers, staff support, art gallery greeters, and many more. Everyone is welcome in lending us a hand.

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Past Events

Digital Art

Basics of Digital Art

Gerardo Correa
October 20, 2019

Very much like any art, digital art is governed by a good number of principles and can be done with various approaches. According to DigitalFrame0.com, it has become one of the viable and more efficient means of creativity and self-expression.
This is because it utilizes at least one technological setup or a gadget as a medium with endless possibilities to be discovered. It is a whole new animal to tackle, as compared to …

Performance Art

Is Live Streaming the Next Stage for Performance Art?

Gerardo Correa
October 16, 2019

In the world that is constantly changing, it is inevitable to keep the things the way they are. The world is advancing and so are the people. In the digital era of film streaming, the world is now open to technological development and also supports the idea that future things will all be based on technology itself. Many people find it amusing, but others feel anxious about it.
In addition to it, if things are being well…

Draw Goku

Step by Step Guide on How to Draw Goku

Gerardo Correa
October 15, 2019

Introduction
Everyone who watches anime knows of Son Goku from best Dragon ball z merchandise. After all, Dragon Ball Z is a legendary cartoon, and Goku is a very iconic character. In this article, we’ll be learning how to draw this very iconic character. If you’re a fan of the Dragon Ball universe, then you’ll want to know how to bring your favorite character to life.
Let’s go on to the guide:

CBD Oil

CBD Oil’s Benefit to Artists

Gerardo Correa
September 28, 2019

Cannabidiol is a component extracted from the cannabis plant — the same plant from which medical marijuana came from. It comes in different forms such as oils, capsules, soap, lotion etc. If you want to learn a lot more see here on this website.
CBD oil is used in different countries as a therapeutic supplement. It caters to different types of people with different types of work.
In this article, we’ll give you the top…

Purchasing Art Online

A Beginner’s Guide to Purchasing Art Online

Gerardo Correa
September 11, 2019

Art pieces are always the number one center of attraction in any type of establishment. More than just decorations, art pieces normally reflect the owner’s personality, social status and sense of style. Are you planning to buy one for your new apartment, dorm room, or your new office?
To give you a headstart, here are product review blogs you might want to consider when purchasing art online:
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T-Shirt Printing

How to Prepare Artwork for Custom T-Shirt Printing?

Gerardo Correa
June 18, 2019

T-shirts have constantly stayed in the fashion industry. The t shirt printing trend is still ongoing; what mostly changed is just how the t-shirt is worn and how the designs are depicted. One of the most popular ways of designing t-shirts is by using different kinds of artworks as the highlight of the shirts. This is because it’s an excellent way to convey a message or portray a piece of art.
If you’re one who is interested …

Home Insurance Cover an Art Studio

Does Home Insurance Cover an Art Studio?

Gerardo Correa
June 16, 2019

Today, there are different types of insurance policies provided to save in GA and other cities. There is insurance for your phone, your car, and home. Insurance can be paid one-time or on a monthly basis. While not required, they can be beneficial when the need arises. However, do insurance policies cover everything, including your art studio? For those artists who have a studio at the moment, would it be possible…

Sell Art Online

How to Sell Art Online?

Gerardo Correa
June 14, 2019

If you want to make money selling art online, you will need to prepare your resources and make the most of every possible opportunity and build a website with Certahosting to market your work. Here are some tips that will help you get started if you want to know how to sell art online.
Pricing of Artwork
Ask yourself how much you are willing to receive from the work you do. Estimating a price per artwork may be …

Collection by Kenturah Davis & Desmond Lewis

Gerardo Correa
March 10, 2019

February 15, 2019 – March 10, 2019
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Cross Town Arts, Second Floor, West Gallery, Cross Town Concourse
Locate Arts/Seed Space and Delta Axis present Memphis artist Desmond Lewis in collaboration with Kenturah Davis, an artist based in Los Angeles, Ghana, Accra, and New Haven. An exhibit and review of their works will be showcased in the West Gallery of Cross Town Concourse Building. …

Homeward

Gerardo Correa
January 27, 2019

December 14, 2018 – January 27, 2019
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Cross Town Arts, Second Floor, West Gallery, Cross Town Concourse
Artists are invited to participate in the open call for Cross Town Arts’ exhibition with the theme of “home”. All mediums of art, as well as different disciplines of arts are welcome. The theme is not limited to a structural and physical concept of a home but even to the abstract ideas….

An Artist Talk with John Pearson

Gerardo Correa
September 22, 2018

September 21, 2018
2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
Cross Town Arts, Second Floor, East Gallery, Cross Town Concourse
Artist John Pearson will hold a discussion and an open forum regarding his work in Wish Book: Lay of the Land. The talk will run for a duration of an hour in the East Gallery of Cross Town Concourse Building.
Pearson intends in sharing the dynamic experience involved in capturing the photography and not solely its physical appearance….