Upcoming Events

Ailey II Lecture & Demonstration

Community Folk Art Center (CFAC) is excited to announce that we have partnered with SUNY Oswego's ARTSWEGO department to present ...

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Two Sides of James Ransome: Known and Unknown

James Ransome is a children's book illustrator as well as the recipient of several awards, including the Coretta Scott King ...

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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.