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CommUNITY: People. Places & Persepctives

All artists in Westchester County, NY and the New York Metropolitan Area working in all mediums, at any stage in their artistic careers, are encouraged to email submissions of work completed from 2014 to 2016 to the New Rochelle Council on the Arts for an exhibit at the NRCA Rotunda Gallery at City Hall. The exhibit is entitled: “CommUNITY – People, Places & Perspectives” and will focus on the many facets of daily life and the inherent differences and similarities of community members emphasizing the interconnections that create community. All original two- and three-dimensional wall-hung work will be accepted for review as long as they meet all requirements; no free-standing works will be eligible for acceptance. All work submitted must be available for exhibiting; substitutions will not be allowed.

The final selection of work to be exhibited will be chosen by the NRCA Rotunda Gallery Committee. CALENDAR: Entry Receipt Deadline: Friday, February 3, 2017 Accepted Artists Notified: Wednesday, February 8, 2017 Exhibition Dates: February 24 – March 31, 2017 Reception : Tuesday, February 28, 2017 APPLICATION: All entrants must complete the exhibit’s entry form which can be downloaded from www.newrochellearts.org . Completed entry form must be sent with your email submission that contains 3 images (8 x 10 in., 300 dpi jpegs only; no tiffs, pdfs, PowerPoint, etc.), corresponding image list (all jpeg image names should correspond to entry form), single-page artist statement, and single-page résumé to. Submissions will be accepted by email only.

Entry Fee: Free for NRCA members, for nonmembers, the fee is $35.00 fee for a maximum of 3 images (8×10 in, 300 dpi jpegs). Fee is due only for accepted work. Upon notification of acceptance, the fee can be remitted through PayPal at www.newrochellearts.org or sent as a personal check or money order (no cash!). When paying via PayPal, please indicate that the payment is in regards to NRCA Rotunda Gallery Exhibit. All checks and money orders should be made out to: The New Rochelle Council on the Arts and sent to New Rochelle Council on the Arts, P.O. Box 211, New Rochelle, NY 10804

SPECIFICATIONS OF ACCEPTED WORK: All accepted work must:  Arrive completely ready for installation with eye hooks and wire attached and if necessary, framing. NRCA will not assume these costs. See photos below for hanging hardware guidance.  Entire piece cannot exceed a weight of 25 lbs.  Be clearly labeled on the back with name, address, phone number, title, medium and price.


Is Project Ongoing? yes
Deadline 2/3/2017
Contact Name Linda Tarrant-Reid
Contact Email ltrgoup1@aol.com
Website http://www.newrochellearts.org

CALL FOR ARTISTS – ART SHOW: AP Art Student’s Showcase

This is an art call invitation to student artists in Mamaroneck, Larchmont, New Rochelle, Harrison and Rye Neck working in painting, sculpture and installation, photographic art, video art, virtual art, digital graphic art. Having a student art show in the community will promote art appreciation for the new generation.
Eligible Participants: Current in AP Studio Art, AP Video, AP Photography
— Mamaroneck High School
— Rye Neck High School
— New Rochelle High School
— French-American High School
(Home Schooled students may also enter)

FORM: https://goo.gl/forms/v3KD9FIeLUB3TROP2
Once you fill out the form, send photos to bottshoppe@gmail.com with the subject AP Art Show. You can submit multiple pieces.

Form Submission Deadline: Friday, Feb. 17, 2017
Art Drop Off: Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017

FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE: https://www.facebook.com/events/182874285509989/


Deadline 2/17/2017
Contact Name Bott Shoppe
Contact Email bottshoppe@gmail.com

Ossining Arts Council: Call to Artist

For the entire month of February the OAC Steamer Firehouse Gallery will feature art with a musical theme. We’re calling the show Good Vibrations to coincide with the return of the Vibe Theory (the band formerly known as Sonic Lovebot) on February 4th!

We welcome your submissions of photographs, paintings, drawings and more, of musicians and musical events.

What You Need To Know:

1) HANGING ART can be of any of any media e.g. oil, acrylic, pastel, watercolor, graphite, mixed, photography, etc. Hanging art must be framed with secure hanging wire. Hanging art in a media that is vulnerable to damage from touch, such as but not limited to graphite, pastel, charcoal, must be framed with glass or clear plastic. Art limited to 1 piece per exhibitor. If art insurance is required, it must be supplied by the artist. Hanging art size limit: 36 inches x 40 inches including frame.

2) 3D SCULPTURE can be of any media e.g. stone, wood, metal, etc., not previously shown in any OAC sponsored show, and does not require special presentation consideration such as restricted access. Small pieces will require an artist supplied pedestal. Large pieces will be placed on the floor unless a pedestal is supplied by the artist. If art insurance is required, it must be supplied by the artist.3d sculpture size limit: 36 inches wide x 36 inches deep x 60 inches high including pedestal.

3) HANGING FEE: $15 for OAC Members in good standing. $25 for non-members

4) SUBMISSIONS: please send up to three jpeg files for consideration to: goodvibrations@ossiningartscouncil.org  SPACE IS LIMITED

Submission Deadline: Friday, January 27
Art Drop Off: Wednesday, February 1, 4 -7 PM
Exhibition Dates:  Saturday, February 4th thru Sunday, February 26th

Vibe Theory Concert:  Saturday, February 4th @ 8 PM – $10 DONATION

Artists Reception:  Saturday, February 11th @ 5 PM – FREE


Deadline 1/27/2017
Contact Name Good Vibrations
Contact Email goodvibrations@ossiningartscouncil.org