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Professional Development Opportunity: Insurance 101 For Artists

Professional Development Opportunity: Insurance 101 For Artists Tuesday, Nov. 19th 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm at ArtsWestchester in White Plains Guest speaker, Erica Martinson, will present the fundamentals you need to know, including: Do I even need insurance? Won’t my homeowners or renters policy cover me? What if I’m incorporated – does that make a difference? I’m going to be […]

Residencies and Grants, A Panel Discussion

Residencies and Grants, A Panel Discussion Sunday, Nov. 17th 1 to 3:30 pm at Mamaroneck Artists Guild The Mamaroneck Artists Guild presents “Jump Start Your Art 2019, Part 4: RESIDENCIES & GRANTS. A Panel Discussion featuring Susan Newbold, Felicity Hogan, Hilda Demsky, Patricia Miranda and Alison Nicholls. Our panel of artists and experts will talk about how to find suitable […]

Nov 2 – New Rochelle Artsy Murals Opening Artwalk

Join us on an Art Walk in the streets of New Rochelle for the premiere of the NRNY Artsy Murals. An inspiring walk curated by Street Art for Mankind to reflect on the unique creativity, diversity and forward-thinking of one of the largest cities of Westchester. Meet prominent street artists. Hear them talk about Street Art and their creative process. Discover spectacular and gigantic murals uniting very different styles.

The Art Walk will be followed by an “Artsy Party” taking place at T.F. Andrew – 370 Huguenot Street – at 5:45PM, in the presence of the street artists that created the murals and with a DJ, cheese, small bites, drinks and some fun “artsy” workshops…

New York Foundation for the Arts Individual Artist Fellowships and Fiscal Sponsorship Information Session

New York Foundation for the Arts Individual Artist Fellowships and Fiscal Sponsorship Information Session Thursday, Nov. 14th at 6 pm at ArtsWestchester YFA provides unrestricted grants of $7,000 to New York-based artists through NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowships . First launched in 1985, the program has provided over $30 million to artists in 15 disciplines at critical stages in their creative development. […]

ArtsFest Set for October 4-6

10th Annual Weekend Festival Celebrates the Arts in New Rochelle and Pelham This year marks the 10th annual “ArtsFest,” a weekend-long celebration of the arts in New Rochelle and Pelham organized by the New Rochelle Council on the Arts, and NRCA has plenty of exciting surprises in store, including the unveiling of a street art mural project that will bring an international group of street […]

READ650 Spoken Word Submissions Wanted

The colossal power of Beethoven’s music inspires us like no other composer, and the central movement of his string quartet no. 15, written in the last years of his life, is a “Holy song of gratitude.” As part of Carnegie Hall’s 2020 season-long celebration of the 250th anniversary of Ludwig van Beethoven’s birth, Read650 and the New York Public Library […]

Artist Opportunity in open call juried exhibition at HVMOCA

This summer Hudson Valley Moca will be featuring a juried exhibition. This is an opportunity for artists to have their work featured in a major contemporary art space. JURIED MEMBER EXHIBITION The Hudson Valley MOCA Juried Member Exhibition is an opportunity to showcase a variety of perspectives and practices within the contemporary visual arts. Juried by Legacy Russell, Associate Curator […]

Call for Writers: READ650 Spoken Word Submissions Wanted Theme: Home Deadline: August 1, 2019

READ650 is interested in true stories about home with a strong sense of place. In 650 or fewer words, share your experience of leaving, returning, finding, escaping, or rediscovery. Selected essays will be presented live on stage and live-streamed worldwide in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poughkeepsie Public Library District in celebration of this year’s Big Read selection, Burning Bright by […]

Call for Artists: Eric Arctander Scholarship for Young Artists Aged 25-45 Deadline: July 15, 2019

The A. Eric Arctander Artist Scholarship was created by family and friends to honor Eric not only as an artist but as a teacher, mentor, and friend of younger artists who assisted them in pursuing a life in art. Eric Arctander was a visual artist, Professor of Art History for more than 15 years at Pratt Institute as well a member of […]

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