ArtsWestchester Press Releases

Crash, TKID, Lady Pink, Dasic Fernandez, Billboards Hacker & More Come to ArtsWestchester this April

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (March 16, 2017) – Chronicling the meteoric rise of the urban artist from vandal and outlaw to cultural trendsetter, ArtsWestchester’s upcoming exhibition From the Streets: An Exhibition of Urban Art will feature murals, paintings, photography, sculpture and installations from artists at the cutting edge of their discipline. From April 8 to July … Read More »

Affiliate Press Releases

Black Women in White America: A Conference at Sarah Lawrence College Noted Historian Nell Painter to Deliver Keynote Address

February 28, Bronxville, NY – The Sarah Lawrence College Graduate Program in Women’s History presents: “Black Women in White America, Revisited” Friday and Saturday March 3-4. The conference is free and open to the public. For information visit the conference website. Forty-five years after women’s movement leader Dr. Gerda Lerner published her pioneering study Black … Read More »



Celebrated Filmmaker J.J. Abrams to Deliver May Commencement Address at Alma Mater, Sarah Lawrence College

February 28, 2017 – Sarah Lawrence College has announced that the renowned film and television writer, director, and producer, J.J. Abrams will be its 89th Commencement speaker. The 1988 alumnus of the College will address graduates of one of the New York area’s best known liberal arts colleges on May 19. Abrams’ career as an innovative … Read More »



Spring Blossoms Flower Show

“SPRING BLOSSOMS” FLOWER SHOW SET TO OPEN LYNDHURST 2017 SEASON Floral Decorations throughout Mansion Recreate Lyndhurst’s Heyday  (Tarrytown, NY— March 2017) When Jay Gould and his children owned Lyndhurst, the mansion was constantly bedecked with flowers from the vast Lyndhurst greenhouses. To recreate this, Lyndhurst Mansion will open its 2017 season of tours with an … Read More »


Women Artists: Forging New Paths

Mamaroneck Artists Guild Presents: Women Artists: Forging New Paths Panel Discussion Sunday March 12, 2017   4-6 pm Established in 1953 by Grace Huntley Pugh Mamaroneck Artists Guild has held a proud place in the history of women’s art in Westchester County. In recognition of Women’s History Month MAG will host a panel discussion of 5 … Read More »


$125,000 State Grant Announced to Support Effort to Honor Author E.L. Doctorow

New York State Assembly member Amy Paulin, Mayor Noam Bramson and Helen Doctorow, widow of author E.L. Doctorow, were at the New Rochelle Public Library on Thursday morning, February 23rd to announce a $125,000 grant from New York State that will support the Doctorow Legacy Initiative, honoring the acclaimed author in the city that inspired … Read More »



Auditions for Summer Intensive at Ballet des Amériques, March 4, 2017

Auditions for the 2017 Summer Intensive program at Ballet des Amériques will be held at 16 King Street in Port Chester on Saturday, March 4, 2017, 10am to 12pm. Please call 646-753-0457 or e-mail admin@balletdesameriques.com to pre-register. A $25 audition fee is due at the time of the audition. The 2017 Summer Intensive is a 4-week … Read More »


Katonah Museum Artists’ Association Exhibit at the Schoolhouse Theater and Arts Center

NORTH SALEM, NY (FEBRUARY 15, 2017) The Schoolhouse Theater and Arts Center presents the Katonah Museum Artists’ Association Show ‘Chance” in the Schoolhouse Theater Art Galleries from February 11 through March 17, 2017. Hours are Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11 am – 2:45 pm and by appointment. No Entrance Fee. In the early 20th … Read More »