CALL for ARTISTS! Surrender to Small: Small Works Juried Art Show

June 28, 2017

Does size matter? How does size limitation impact an artist’s style and expression? Artists are asked to recalibrate their individuality and explore new possibilities through their small works. The Volition Gallery announces its ‘Surrender to Small’: Small Works Juried Art Show from Nov. 12, 2017 – Jan. 5, 2018. ART SHOW RECEPTION, NOV. 12th, 2pm-5pm. Free admission, refreshments and music.

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Open to all artists in New York, Connecticut and New Jersey. Painting, drawing, photography, collage, printmaking, ceramics and sculpture are all welcome. Artwork must not exceed 12” x 12”, including frame or base. Artwork weight limited to 25 lbs. If applicable, artwork must be framed and ready to hang.

Entry Fees: $30 for first 3 entries, $5.00 for each add’l entry (max. 5 entries total)
Deadline: October 1, 2017.

PROSPECTUS (pdf) | ART SHOW WEBSITE | Email questions here

Poughkeepsie Gateway Beautification Project

June 22, 2017

The Poughkeepsie Gateway Beautification Project calls for an artist to propose a design that will be painted on the underpass on Main Street, Poughkeepsie. The area painted will include two aprons directly under Rt. 9 on each side and a total of 12 columns (6 on each side of Main St). The most competitive designs will reflect the local Poughkeepsie community. Join us to learn more about the application, selection process and guidelines.

Radius 50 at Woodstock Artists Association

June 15, 2017

Radius 50 is open to artists living within a 50-mile radius of Woodstock, NY who, if chosen for the exhibition, can hand-deliver work to the Woodstock Artists Association & Museum, 28 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY 12498 (more info)

All media are accepted. Works must not exceed 100 lbs.and 48” x 48” x 48”. Exceptions to size limits may be made at the discretion of the juror. Artists must supply their own pedestal (if needed)…

Online Applications: May 19 – July 5, 2017
Application Deadline: July 5, 2017 midnight
Notifications to Artists: July 12, 2017
Intake: July 31, 2017, 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Exhibition Dates: August 5 – 27, 2017
Opening Reception: August 5, 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Pick-up: Monday August 28, 1:00pm – 6:00pm

Under-Recognized Artist Awards Program

June 7, 2017

The Under-Recognized Artist Awards Program was created specifically to help struggling artists survive the process of establishing themselves in the art market and allow them to focus on their art.

The Pollock-Krasner Foundation generously provided seed funding to establish this program, which will provide five winning artists each with a $3000 cash award that can be used for art material and equipment expenses, or approved living expenses.

Submissions accepted June 1 through June 30, 2017

(11:59 pm Eastern Time Zone). Submissions must be received through this online submittable system*

*To apply, please read the rules to confirm that you comply. Application Fee: $15

Marketing Workshop for Artists & Arts Organizations

June 1, 2017

Join Andrea Rhodes at Gig Marketing and learn more about branding basics and how they apply to artists and arts organizations. She’ll provide actionable advice on how to get your own marketing going, with tips for improving your efforts in a fun, spirited discussion. Created in partnership with AMH Marketing and Funding Coordinator Melissa Dvozenja-Thomas

2017 Grantees: Free | AMH Members: $10 | Non-Members: $15
Reserve your spot today! Click here or call 845-454-3222

Artist Residency at Main Street Arts

Main Street Arts offers one-month and two-month artist residencies. Resident artists have access to one of two 200 square foot studio spaces located on our second floor. Artists interested in becoming a part of the Main Street Arts community should follow the application process below for consideration.

Currently accepting applications for 2017 residencies (terms and application process).

Main Street Arts is a commercial art gallery in Clifton Springs, NY showcasing contemporary art and fine craft from Upstate New York artists and beyond. This 3,600 square foot space has two floors offering exhibitions, workshops, and an artist residency program. The residency program is in its first year and potential artists in residence are encouraged to apply!