The Creative Arts Project(CAP) connects West Point cadets and faculty with talented soldier, veteran, and civilian artists exploring military themes and subjects, particularly in regard to our nation’s wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The Creative Arts Project celebrates the historical importance of art and creativity at West Point both in the curriculum and in extra-curricular performance.
Events and Performances
Spring 2012: Sculptors Ken Hruby and Erin Byers, singer Zach Charles, artist Michael Figueroa, poet Paul Wasserman
Fall 2012: Exit12 Dance Company
Spring 2013: Authors Brian Turner, Benjamin Busch, and Siobhan Fallon, Exit12 Dance Company
Fall 2013: Graffiti of War soldier art exhibition; Hip Kitty musical performance
Spring 2014: War and Film
Past CAP Exhibitions History of Art at West Point Pointer View article on CAP