UPCOMING EXHIBITS

"Brookfield Creates" Home for Holidays

December 11th - December 20th

"Brookfield Creates" Gingerbread Houses

TBD - More Information to Follow

Ricky P Photography

December - January

CURRENT NEWS AND EVENTS

Brookfield Creates…Home for the Holidays

We know that folks in our community are looking for places with the best holiday lights to go out and see. Brookfield Arts Commission is sponsoring through their community outreach program Brookfield Creates, to help you find that right here in Brookfield. Home for the Holidays will be a safe and fun way to celebrate […]

12th Annual Brookfield Film Festival

The Brookfield Arts Commission (BAC) presents the 12th annual Brookfield Film Festival, Shorts and to the Point. Three screenings of selected shorts at the Brookfield Theatre for the Arts take place on Friday, April 3 at 7:30 PM, Saturday, April 4 at 7:30 PM, and Sunday, April 5 at 3:00 PM.

The Brookfield Theatre is located at 184 Whisconier Road in Brookfield, and reservations are recommended. To make reservations, please email bacreservations@gmail.com or call 203-740-2980.

Admission is $15 (suggested donation) and includes a complimentary beverage, light refreshments and desserts. Donations to the film festival allow the BAC to fund a variety of activities presenting and supporting the arts in our community including an award to graduating Brookfield students pursuing college education in the arts.

Brookfield Theatre for the Arts is happy to welcome the Brookfield Film Festival. According to President, Lou Okell, “This is a great opportunity to support Brookfield students and arts in our community through this important cultural and fundraising event.”

Catherine Malek, BAC Chairman, adds, “Collectively our commission has viewed countless shorts. I am excited about the thought-provoking and entertaining films we have chosen.”

Liz Neighbors’ “Doodle-a-Day” Creations at Town Hall

Liz Neighbors grew up in Manhasset and Garden City on Long Island. She has been drawing as long as she can remember; art has always been an important part of her life. Besides drawing for her own pleasure, Liz has created personalized art for children’s rooms, personalized sweatshirts, and backdrops for stages. She has volunteered […]

BAC Adds Regional Indie Afternoon to Shorts & to the Point

The Brookfield Arts Commission announces the addition of an afternoon of regional short films to the Brookfield Film Festival. Regional Indie Afternoon joins the three screenings of award winning, short films that make up Shorts & to the Point. Dates of the 2020 Brookfield Film Festival are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, April 3rd – 5th. […]

Matthew Pricken Art Exhibition at Brookfield Town Hall

The pen/ink and watercolor artwork of Matthew Pricken is on view at the Brookfield Town Hall. The exhibit opens with an artist’s reception on Thursday, September 5 from 6-7 pm, and will run through Thursday, October 10. Matthew Pricken is a freelance artist and designer who lives and works at his home studio in Vermont. […]

11th Annual Shorts and to the Point Film Festival

Tickets can be reserved through Vicki Henninger. She can be reached via email at BACReservations@gmail.com or by telephone at 203-740-2034. The Brookfield Arts Commission and The Friends of the Arts are proud to announce the 11th annual Brookfield Film Festival. Committee members are very excited about this year’s selection of films. This year’s program has […]

James Mazza: A Life Rich with Artistic Exploration

James Mazza is a professional artist from Danbury and has been using oil paints to bring life to landscapes and still lifes for over 37 years. He works with a variety of subjects from daily life. He studied at the Art Students League in Manhattan. Mazza also apprenticed with Edward DeVoe for 12 years. During […]

Vanishing Views exhibit

Inspired by the leafless trees of the past winter, against the backdrop of fog or sunrises, Marianne began a series of watercolors. On May 15, 2018, a “macroburst” weather event whipped through the area destroying homes and taking all of the trees she had painted the prior season, thus inspiring the theme of her “Vanishing […]

Town Hall Art Show: Nature as Muse

Flowers, landscapes and more in works by the late Beverley Thomas and her son Bill Thomas are on display now through November 3rd. The gallery at Brookfield Town Hall is open weekdays, 8am to 4pm and on Thursdays until 6pm. For more Information or sales inquiries please contact Catherine Malek at BrookfieldArtsCommissionCT@gmail.com

10th Annual Brookfield Film Festival

The 10th annual Shorts and to the Point Brookfield Film Festival will be shown at the Brookfield Theatre for the Arts. Show times are Friday, April 6 at 7:30 PM, Saturday, April 7 at 7:30 PM, and Sunday April 8 at 3:00 PM. To make reservations email bacreservations@gmail.com or call 203-740-2034 (Vicki Henninger). The Commission […]