Arts Mid-Hudson Annouces Funds for Dutchess County

February 22, 2018

Dutchess Partners in the Arts Fund Open – deadline April 13, 2018

CONTACT: Merritt Minnemeyer: 845-454-3222 |

Arts Mid-Hudson invites organizations to submit funding proposals that contribute to creating a lively arts scene in Dutchess County, including arts exhibitions, music concerts, film series, live theater, unique performances and experiential activities for visitors and residents. (more…)

Dorsky Museum announces call for Hudson Valley Artists 2018

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz invites artists working in all media to submit proposals for the forthcoming exhibition, “Time Travelers: Hudson Valley Artists 2018”

This year marks the 12th installment of The Dorsky’s Hudson Valley Artists series, exhibiting work by regional artists. Artists are invited to submit their work using this link. The deadline for submission is March 19. (more…)

Call For Art!

Deadline: March 3rd, 2018

Because you participated in The Big Draw, you are invited submit work to sell in Stage’d, a benefit show featuring works pertaining to or referencing performance of any kind. Looking for works of whimsy and flair that depict or relate to musical performance, theatrical performance, drag, camp, karaoke, kabuki, or anything happening on a stage. (more…)

Artists Opportunity – Open Call


CALL FOR ENTRIES | Open to Artists in the U.S.
Rockland Center for the Arts, 27 S. Greenbush Rd., West Nyack, NY 10994

On View in The Catherine Konner Sculpture Park
Dates: June 6, 2018 – April 30, 2019 (more…)

DUSKLIT 2018 Call for Art

We’ve just opened the application portal for our 2018 festival and we’d love for you to apply. Now in it’s third year, DUSKLIT is the East Coast’s one night interactive art festival. With twilight as a backdrop, DUSKLIT features over 25 immersive installations, performances, and site-specific environments. Artists are encouraged to submit proposals for a roving performance/installation, or a stationary 10 x 10′ environment/installation/performance. Proposals must consider visitor engagement, inviting visitors to participate rather than spectate. Collaboration is encouraged. DUSKLIT is an artist-run festival. (more…)

BeaconArts announces new Board of Directors and Officers for 2018

February 20, 2018

Rick Rogers

BeaconArts’ 2018 President Rick Rogers.

At its Annual Meeting on January 31, 2018, Beacon’s arts community voted in four new Board Members, adding to the 5 current members that will continue their terms.

The 2018 Executive Committee and Members-at-Large for BeaconArts are:

Rick Rogers, President
Theresa Goodman, Vice President
Aaron Verdile, Treasurer
Linda Pratt Kimmel, Secretary

Board Members-at-Large:

Hanny Ahern
Karlyn Benson
Christina Jensen
Meghan Goria
Terry Nelson


The Ucross Foundation Residency Program

February 15, 2018

Currently accepting applications for residencies of 2-6 weeks. Located on a 20,000-acre working cattle ranch in the foothills of Wyoming’s Bighorn Mountains, the Foundation provides individual workspace, living accommodations, uninterrupted time and the experience of the historic High Plains landscape to selected writers, artists, and composers working in all disciplines. (more…)

Grant Opportunity: A. Eric Arctander Grant

  • Collaborative Concepts in conjunction with the Putnam Arts Council, is again offering the A. Eric Arctander Grant for 2018. Deadline to apply is no later than June 15, 2018.
  • Visual artists, 25 to 45, who are full time residents of either Dutchess, Westchester or Putnam Counties are eligible to apply. The grant is a $1,000.00 stipend.
  • Grant requirements and submission form available here
  • View award winning artwork of previous prize winners