Reasons to Give Back to Your Community

When you give back to your community, you have the opportunity to make an impact on the people around you by helping to further important endeavors such as art, education, and community development. At the August Wilson African American Cultural Center, we serve the Pittsburgh community by providing a place of cultural excellence with world-class art exhibitions, renowned art performances, educational opportunities, and more! We have put together a list of the top reasons you should consider giving back to your community.

Making a Difference With The August Wilson Cultural Center

Giving back to your community is a positive experience that not only makes you feel good but also makes a positive impact on your community. One way you can help give back to your community and help further the mission of the August Wilson Cultural Center is by donating and becoming an AWCC Vision Partner. At the August Wilson Cultural Center, we are dedicated to serving the Pittsburgh area as a place of cultural excellence in the global arts community by offering world-class art exhibitions, renowned art performances, and more! How Your Donations Help the August Wilson Cultural Center When … Learn More

Coming Soon – Summer Visual Arts Exhibition

Coming Soon to AWAACC Summer Visual Arts Exhibition, Race and Revolution: Still Separate- Still Unequal Start the spring season by visiting the August Wilson African American Cultural Center to experience our new Summer Visual Arts Exhibition. Beginning April 27 – July 21, 2019, the August Wilson African American Cultural Center will feature a new art exhibition, Race and Revolution: Still Separate- Still Unequal, examining the ongoing racial and economic disparity in the U.S. public school system.

5 Reasons to Visit The August Wilson Cultural Center

Featuring world-class art exhibitions, musical, dance, and theatre performances by national and internationally-recognized artists and more, the August Wilson Cultural Center is a place for the arts, storytelling, learning, and exchange around the African American experience and the rich culture of the African diaspora. Visiting the August Wilson Cultural Center in Pittsburgh provides you abundant opportunities for artistic exploration, education, and community connection. Below are 5 reasons to visit the August Wilson Cultural Center.

Upcoming Cultural Events in Pittsburgh

With January coming to an end, it’s time to start thinking about your plans for February! With so many exciting events and performances coming up at the August Wilson Cultural Center, Pittsburgh will be buzzing with activity. Become part of the experience and learn more about our upcoming events: Dapline! – February 1 @ 8:00 pm This collaboration between André M. Zachery and visual artist LaMont Hamilton is a dance and visual art installation that examines the origins and continued practice of “the DAP” or dapping. Dapping refers to the intricate handshakes that serve as greetings usually between Black men … Learn More

Free Things to do in Pittsburgh

Exploring Pittsburgh’s culture has never been easier. With a range of free things to do, from art galleries to parks, Pittsburgh is filled with many ways to experience the beauty and culture of the city without breaking the bank! At the August Wilson Cultural Center in Pittsburgh, we have put together a list of free things to do in the city that are not only free but are educational and provide you with the opportunity to get active and enjoy the beautiful sights the city has to offer. Free Art exhibitions Pittsburgh August Wilson Cultural Center Art Center At the … Learn More