Twelve Havana-based artists explore Cuban culture through the categories of home and family, play and recreation, travel and transportation, communications and technology, and dreams.
From May 4, 2017 Alabama Contemporary Art Center presents ‘Sister Shores: From Mobile to Havana’, a four month exhibition and initiative for community engagement exploring contemporary life in Cuba.
Alabama Contemporary partnered with the Souls Grown Deep Foundation of Atlanta, Georgia, to produce History Refused to Die, an exhibition featuring seventy-five works of art by fifteen self-taught African American artists from Alabama.
Featuring projects from the Los Angeles Nomadic Division and Tom Leeser from CalArts, Pre-Glo focused on the concept of globalism and its effect on contemporary social issues.
In 2012, Alabama Contemporary saw record-breaking numbers for the Futures Project, featuring Kenny Scharf, Candy Chang, Dawn DeDeaux, Nina Weisman, Tom Leeser, and New York design firm, 2X4