September 29, 2017

Showcase your art work at Roost Studios at our Holiday Gala. The exhibition is on display November 30-January 7. Festive champagne Gala with live music on Saturday Dec. 2.  Register and reserve your spot at

Hi Its Marcy. I want to give my friends the first opportunity to register art work into the 2nd annual Holiday Gala and Art Exhibition at Roost this season, This is my pre-mailing to friends and family..The official Call for artists in the community will be going out next week!

You guys and gals can send your snail mail address to:   to get a paper invitation and RSVP form to send back  or you can just click the link and register up to 3 pieces online!

PR 101: Publicizing Artistic Events & Work!

September 26, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 3 – 5pm

With the help of Sandi Sonnenfeld, you will learn how to identify the right media outlets; how to effectively interact and build relationships with relevant journalists and art critics; the difference between a press release and a calendar notice; how to use social media to build an audience for your work, and more!

Click here to reserve your spot.
Cost: Free for 2017 AMH Grantees
$10 for AMH Members
$15 for non members
Workshop Located:
Arts Mid-Hudson, 696 Dutchess Turnpike, Suite F, Poughkeepsie, NY

Workshop: Budge that Budget

September 12, 2017

Saturday, September 30, 1 – 2:30pm
or Tuesday, October 10,  6 – 7:30pm

Does the thought of a budget strike fear into your heart? Fear not, fair creatives! Susie Linn, seasoned arts advocate and business veteran, will calm your nerves and walk you through each step of putting together a top notch budget for your next project or proposal. Come on by, and let Susie help you get set up for success! (more…)

Apply for a Solo Show at WAAM

Submissions for Solo Shows at WAAM in 2018 are open to artists living within a 50 mile radius of Woodstock. Artists who have had a Solo Show at WAAM during the past 5 years are not eligible.

The juror is Kenise Barnes, director and owner of Kenise Barnes Fine Art. She has degrees in Fine Art and in Women’s Studies and was the specialist in charge of contemporary art at Christie’s East. With more than 20 years experience in the arts, Kenise is a gallery director, independent curator, exhibition juror, and art advisor.  Apply Here

Call for Artists and Makers

All work offered must be original and made in the Mid-Hudson region. Work should be made by hand or with the use of artists’ tools, whether it is a potter’s wheel or hi-tech printer, and should be made with the artist’s individual vision in mind. (more…)

Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Residency Deadline Approaching!

September 1, 2017

Apply now for the opportunity to become a Creative Fellow

Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, through its Creative Fellowships program, annually supports residencies for writers, composers, and visual artists at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. Visiting artists are provided with private studios, room and board, and the company of other artists from around the nation, for intensive, self-guided creative exploration and development. In addition to sponsorship support, a modest travel subsidy is awarded to each of the selected artists.

Interested artists in Delaware, Maryland, New York, and West Virginia should apply directly to the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. More information is available on the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts website 

The next deadline for applications is September 15, 2017.