Loading Events
Find Events

Past Events

January 2017

Grid Gestures

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

New work by Julie Bennett Ashton using the grid as a compositional element

Spark, Conversations with Ballet Memphis

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Panel discussion series with performing artists. This month’s theme: Economic Development: Artfully Speaking.

1978 Frontier Classic at Freedom River

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

A high energy two-man “opera,” combining elements of theatrics, music and projection art, that runs approximately 30 minutes.

Open Crit

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Crosstown Arts’ Open Crit series, organized in partnership with ArtsMemphis, is a monthly critique event where visual artists are invited to bring new and/or in-progress studio work for critical feedback and group discussion particular to each artist’s practice. All sessions are free and open to the public.

Mellotron Record Release & Pick-up

10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Duets for Mellotron — a blue vinyl gatefold LP package of a live performance by Jonathan Kirkscey and Robby Grant, organized in collaboration with Winston Eggleston — will be available for pre-order pick-up on January 13, 14, 17 and 18. A limited number of copies will also be available to the general public for $20 each.

MicroCinema Club: Documentary Shorts Festival Encore

6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Monthly screening of short films, presented by Indie Memphis and Crosstown Arts

Shoot & Splice: Social Justice Filmmaking

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly filmmaking forum presented by Indie Memphis and Crosstown Arts

January topic: Social Justice Filmmaking

December 2016

Artists for Gatlinburg

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Art exhibition and musical performance to benefit those affected by the wildfires in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.

Don Lifted

8:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Visual and alt-hip-hop artist Lawrence “Don Lifted” Matthews will be performing music from his coming album, “Alero,” as well as new music from an unannounced project.

Crown, Teeth & Tears

7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

A unique experience of experimental chamber music curated by Terri Phillips featuring the Blueshift Ensemble.

Crosstown Arts