Tribeca Art+Culture Night is a downtown arts festival that celebrates culture at large in Tribeca and takes place in 30 or more diverse Lower Manhattan venues. the TAC Festival  founded & curated by Jennifer Famery-Mariani,  has featured over  1000 artists, 180 exhibitions and 80 special events since its inception in 2016.   It is  FREE and OPEN to the public.   The event presents a program of events like a FESTIVAL, showcases venues/organizations like an ART FAIR, unlocks spaces to the public like an OPEN HOUSE, and offers art-walks to showcase exhibitions like an ART NIGHT.  It is also an ART MARATHON. Attendees can choose their own adventure mixing exhibitions with workshops, talks, demonstrations and performances. In just 3 hours, from  6-9 PM,  visitors join together to attend a curator-led tour, learn a new skill in a creative workshop, watch a live dance performance, and discover the unexpected in a contemporary gallery they may have never found otherwise.  DIVERSITY and EXPLORATION are the key words for our festival starting with the incredible variety of types of venues featured, through the different event formats available for the public to engage with art, to the range of content available during the festival. TAC Night is an adventurous playground showcasing artists, performers, curators, scientists, chefs, wellness experts, musician, designers, authors, thought leaders and makers.   Tribeca Art+Culture Night facilitates the ACCESS TO ART and connects participants and creatives beyond pre-established cultural categories in intimate settings. It aims to stimulate ideas, imagination, and innovation in the downtown communities  Highlights of previous editions include a walkthrough “Ugo Rondinone: I ♥ John Giorno” (205 Hudson Gallery, Swiss Institute, Artists Space), a  literary workshop “how to write a 10 min play”  (Flea Theater), a  neon making demonstration  (Let There Be Neon), a one time performance of “Audience for one" by Jody Oberfelder (Franklin St.), a  private walkthrough of Michel Parmentier's first US solo  exhibition (Ortuzar Projects), a  poetry reading  by Max Blagg (Duane Park), a  collector's talk with  art dealer  Stefania Bortolami  (Bortolami ), an  Afro-Dance workshop  with Angel Kaba (Festival Hub), a  knife sharpening workshop  (Best Made), a  paper cutting performance with artist Xin Song  (Pearl River Gallery), a  private tour of Daniel Buren’s in situ installation  (Bortolami), a  perfume making workshop , an  itinerant dance performance  with BC+A (Alexander and Bonin), a puppeteer workshop (Flea Theater), a live  classical performance with Jung Sun Kang x Sing for Hope Pianos  (Tribeca Park),  a theatrical performance  of “Electric Awakening” by Dennis Yueh Yee Lee & the Living Theatre (Church St. School), and many more encounters....

Tribeca Art+Culture Night is a downtown arts festival that celebrates culture at large in Tribeca and takes place in 30 or more diverse Lower Manhattan venues. the TAC Festival founded & curated by Jennifer Famery-Mariani, has featured over 1000 artists, 180 exhibitions and 80 special events since its inception in 2016.

It is FREE and OPEN to the public.

The event presents a program of events like a FESTIVAL, showcases venues/organizations like an ART FAIR, unlocks spaces to the public like an OPEN HOUSE, and offers art-walks to showcase exhibitions like an ART NIGHT.

It is also an ART MARATHON. Attendees can choose their own adventure mixing exhibitions with workshops, talks, demonstrations and performances. In just 3 hours, from 6-9 PM, visitors join together to attend a curator-led tour, learn a new skill in a creative workshop, watch a live dance performance, and discover the unexpected in a contemporary gallery they may have never found otherwise.

DIVERSITY and EXPLORATION are the key words for our festival starting with the incredible variety of types of venues featured, through the different event formats available for the public to engage with art, to the range of content available during the festival. TAC Night is an adventurous playground showcasing artists, performers, curators, scientists, chefs, wellness experts, musician, designers, authors, thought leaders and makers.

Tribeca Art+Culture Night facilitates the ACCESS TO ART and connects participants and creatives beyond pre-established cultural categories in intimate settings. It aims to stimulate ideas, imagination, and innovation in the downtown communities

Highlights of previous editions include a walkthrough “Ugo Rondinone: I ♥ John Giorno” (205 Hudson Gallery, Swiss Institute, Artists Space), a literary workshop “how to write a 10 min play” (Flea Theater), a neon making demonstration (Let There Be Neon), a one time performance of “Audience for one" by Jody Oberfelder (Franklin St.), a private walkthrough of Michel Parmentier's first US solo exhibition (Ortuzar Projects), a poetry reading by Max Blagg (Duane Park), a collector's talk with art dealer Stefania Bortolami (Bortolami ), an Afro-Dance workshop with Angel Kaba (Festival Hub), a knife sharpening workshop (Best Made), a paper cutting performance with artist Xin Song (Pearl River Gallery), a private tour of Daniel Buren’s in situ installation (Bortolami), a perfume making workshop, an itinerant dance performance with BC+A (Alexander and Bonin), a puppeteer workshop (Flea Theater), a live classical performance with Jung Sun Kang x Sing for Hope Pianos (Tribeca Park), a theatrical performance of “Electric Awakening” by Dennis Yueh Yee Lee & the Living Theatre (Church St. School), and many more encounters....

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR PATRONS

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GIANNA ABRUZZO / JERONIMO AGUILAR / MELISSA AGUIRRE / NICHOLAS ALIMANESTIANU / IRINA ALIMANESTIANU / SOPHIE AZIAKOU / NOUR BANNOUT / WILLIAM BENNETT / JENNI BIANCHI / LORRAINE BIGLER / LEANNE BRANCH / TOBIAS BRUSEGARD / ANDREA CHERNYK / LILI CHOPRA / SILVIA CINCOTTA / BRYAN CONTI / TARA COX / EMILY CRAYTON / JACKI DAVIS / PAUL DAVIS / PALOMA DE JUAN / ANNE DE LOUVIGNY STONE / ANNE DES ROSIERS / MATTHEW DILORENZO / WANLUN DING / ISABEL DRAVES / SCOTT DRAVES / JENIRA DUNCAN / JENNIFER DURANTE / SARAH EDWARDS / JEFFREY FEINMAN / EMMA GERSHTEYN / ANDREW GINDA / TIM GRAY / JAYONIA GRIFFIN / ROSANGELA GUERRA / ASHLEY HAHN / RANDY HARTNETT / HART HAYGOOD / STEVE HENDERSON / LENORA HOUSEWORTH / EMILY HSU / MALIN HULTCRANTZ / MICHAEL ISAK / DAYNA JOHNSON / YOUNGJOO KANG / BRIAN KER / DAN KIM / ANNA KORDON / THOMAS KROUWER / NICHOLAS KUBIAN / CHARLENE LAM / ZEFANG LI / HEATHER LOEBNER / DANIEL LUISI / ALEXSANDR LUKASHOV / HELEN LY / STEPHANIE MALOVE / CATHERINE MANN / CATALINA MATEUS / PATRICK MCDONOUGH / VALENTINA MCHAN / CAITLIN MILLER / RYAN MILLER / NICHOLAS MONTEMAGNO / MARCELA OLMOS / DAVID PACHECO / HENIKA PATEL / CAMILLE PAULUS / CRISTINA PUCCI / PAULA PURROY / TARA RAAFAT / JONATHAN RODRIGUEZ / DESTINEE ROSS / ROGER ROWLETT / KATHERINE SCEARCE / DIEGO SEGALINI / VADIM SHMAGIN / ALEC SIMPSON / CRYSTAL SLATTERY / SEAN SULLIVAN / MICHAEL SULLIVAN / JUSTIN SUNSHINE / RAFAEL TORRES / TAYLOR TOUSSAIN JR / MICHELANGELO VEGA / JOAKIM VON DITMAR / IAN WHITE / PETER ZAKIAN / ZLATA ZUBENKO