Press Release: Basilica Hudson announces BASILICA GREEN

Press Contact: Allison Young

Basilica Hudson announces BASILICA GREEN with new programs and partnerships aimed at increasing climate action and sustainable community development in the City of Hudson

HUDSON, NY –  Basilica Hudson, a leading nonprofit multi-disciplinary arts center founded by musician Melissa Auf der Maur and filmmaker Tony Stone, celebrates its 10-year anniversary with the expansion of BASILICA GREEN, the institution’s mission to increase climate action through innovative cultural programming. …

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In 2020, Basilica Hudson turns 10. To celebrate this important milestone, we’re opening up our archive to share highlights from the last decade of championing independent and innovative voices. 

Our BASILICA TEN campaign will feature tributes, audio/video footage and photography of past visiting creatives and programs to reflect on moments that have shaped Basilica, offering a window into the past to help define our future.…

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Dear Invaluable Friend of Basilica Hudson – 

Hello from my isolation to yours. I hope this finds you and yours first and foremost, healthy and feeling safe. 

I have been thinking so much about the fate and changes to our big and beautiful factory, and the people who make it what it is: YOU.…

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Saturday, April 25 – Sunday, April 26 2020

“An ocean will never separate us it will always connect us. Music is free and travels without being hindered by borders, differences or distances.” – NEVER TEMPLE (Toronto, CA + Amsterdam, NL)


This past weekend’s 24-HOUR DRONE was our very first foray into online music + sound events during these strange times.…

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Revised Programming for Spring 2020

Announcing the digital programs, green initiatives and public art at the heart of our revised Ten Year Anniversary spring season of programming

Having postponed our planned 2020 spring season of programming due to Covid-19, we are proud to announce a revised plan centered on continuing to support art and artists through digital programming, the creation of new work, climate action films, and the presentation of a new piece of public art.…

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Climate Action Film Festival

Tuesday, April 21 | 12PM

// FREE | Register via Zoom here //

With our spring season of programming postponed due to Covid-19, we have planned online and digital reworkings of our postponed programs, with streaming options for audiences to participate in BASILICA GREEN while safely in isolation at home.…

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2019 in Community + Green

Season 9: Year in Review

From The Hudson River School Painters to the green pioneers of the Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, the Hudson Valley has long been an important beacon of cultural and modern day environmental movements. The legacy of our region drives and inspires Basilica, and serving and responding to the place that we live has been at the heart of our mission since we launched our reclaimed industrial art factory back in 2010.…

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A letter from Director Melissa Auf der Maur

With 2020 around the corner, it is time for transformation,
Starting with me meditating inside Montreal video art…

Hudson Greetings!

In 2020 Basilica Hudson turns 10.

Thank you for staying in tune with our solar-powered reclaimed industrial factory dream. Since our launch in 2010, so much has changed, both locally and globally.…

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Look for more events in the future!