About CAA Arts Access

A program of the Columbia Alumni Association (CAA), Arts Access is a hub — for experiences, for insider access, for discovery.

We connect artists, scholars, producers, and audiences through dynamic programs and resources.  

Membership is free and open to all alumni.   

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  • Research as Art

    The scientists at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory put a twist on their work by framing images from their research and hanging them on the wall for a different kind of art show for the annual...

  • Featured Alumni: Jaime Schwartz '05CC...

    We continue our Featured Alumni series with an interview with Jaime Schwartz '05CC, '12GSAS, who is the current Associate Director, Research & Exhibitions at David Zwirner. Our series...

  • Columbia Filmmakers at Sundance Film...

    CAA Arts Access celebrates the 40 Columbia alumni, faculty and students who will participate at this year's Sundance Film Festival at Park City, Utah! It’s a strong representation at Sundance with...


Feature film SOMEONE ELSE now available on iTunes and Amazon

Acclaimed indie film written and directed by Nelson Kim (SoA '06) now on VOD and DVD. "A tense, unexpectedly moving psychological study" — LA Weekly

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Athena Film Festival - Call for Submissions!

The 7th annual Athena Film Festival will take place February 9-12, 2017 at Barnard College in New York City. Film Submissions will be accepted through September 15, 2016.  Submissions are free of charge.

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