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  • Welcome to the Branford Arts & Cultural Alliance!

  • BACA Gallery Hours: Wednesday thru Saturday 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • View Painted Doors of Branford 2022 Slide Show*

    * Courtesy of Francine Piscitelli
  • December

  • Arts Market at the Gallery, Saturday, December 10th

    From 10 AM to 4 PM on Saturday 12/10/22, BACA, is hosting its annual Holiday Crafts Market at the BACA Gallery on the Green.

    With a variety of artisan jewelry, decorative objects in wood and ceramic, sewn/fiber arts, holiday wreaths, holiday ornaments, artist-created cards, and more, you’re sure to find something to brighten your holidays.

  • BACA Gallery Kicks Off the Holiday Celebrating
    Branford's Annual Sip, Shop & Stroll on Dec. 1

    The BACA Gallery will join our Main Street neighbors in kicking off the holiday season by participating in Branford’s annual Sip, Shop & Stroll event on Thursday, Dec. 1st from 5 – 8 pm.

    Stop by and enjoy a festive glass as you browse our array of artwork, crafts, and cards all created by area artists and artisans.

  • November

  • Your Date With The Nutcracker - Sunday, November 27th

  • BACA has been working with Lisa Sandborn, Director of the New Haven Ballet and Branford Public Schools to bring you a special event.

    We will be co-sponsoring a free preview performance of “The Nutcracker” at the Francis Walsh Intermediate School on Sunday, November 27th 4:00 PM. This will be a wonderful way to get into the swing of the holiday season.

  • "Holiday Show" Exhibit Runs 11/2 - 12/31

    Join us for the official opening of the latest exhibits at the “Holiday Show” reception on Thursday, November 10th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Free and open to all, refreshments will be served.

    Open Wednesday through Saturday from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    1004 Main Street, Branford, CT
    (the former Denali Store)

    Featuring works by BACA artists- changing monthly
    Fiber Art, Jewelry, Paintings, Photography, Sculpture.

    If you or your organization are interested in hosting an event or workshop at the Gallery, send an email to:



    contact Frank Carrano, BACA President at:

  • View Public Art Outdoors

  • BACA Brings 3 Triumphant Steel Sculptures to Tyler Park

  • Follow the link below to Pam Johnson’s 12/21 article on Zip06.com …

  • You can also view public art sculptures around the town center at the following locations:

    • Southwest side of Branford Green by Susan Faracelli
    • Blackstone Library Lawns by Jon Watters
  • BACA Gallery on the Green

    Previous Gallery Exhibits

  • Click the links below to view the works that were on display in July and August or photos from the Fall Gallery opening event.

  • Read the Shoreline Times article about the gallery …


  • The Branford Arts and Cultural Alliance will encourage and promote the arts and cultural activities within the Town of Branford and will have the following mission :

    a) Encourage and support public participation in the performing, literary and visual arts.
    b) Organize artistic and cultural activities and events that will provide opportunities for local artists and literary practitioners to present their work to the public
    c) Support opportunities for Branford’s artistic community to interact with each other, and
    d) Develop opportunities for artists to work with the youth of Branford

    BACA has a unique role as convener, organizer, promoter and supporter of the arts in Branford, and as such, can provide an important service to the entire community.

  • Proud member of the Shoreline Chamber of Commerce.