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Marsha on the Move: Academy Awards Edition

by Marsha Gordon on March 26, 2021

This month, Marsha is focusing her lens on this year’s Academy Award-nominated films in advance of the awards show on April 25. Nomadland Frances McDormand once again gives an incredible performance… this time as a woman who takes to the road as a nomad following the closure of the company plant and the loss of … Read More »

News Briefs: April 2021

by ArtsWestchester on March 26, 2021

More Landmark Public Art Planned for White Plains at One Lyon Place Future residents of One Lyon Place in White Plains will find themselves in a distinctive home surrounded by the arts. The property’s developer, the Beitel Group and nearby neighbor ArtsWestchester have partnered on a comprehensive vision that integrates public art by regional artists … Read More »

Demonstrating Random Acts of Sweetness for Local Artists

by ArtsWestchester on March 26, 2021

“Acts of kindness show us that positive things can be done during negative times,” says high schooler Ethan Sutton. “People can still do impactful acts for others.” It is with that call to compassion that Sutton turned his focus toward helping artists in Westchester. “I am a filmmaker and my family has always supported the … Read More »

Funding Opportunities from ArtsWestchester

by ArtsWestchester on March 26, 2021

Open Grant Opportunity: Voices For Change ArtsWestchester recently announced the launch of a major new competitive artist grant program, Voices for Change, in which three artists or arts collectives will each be awarded grants of $10,000 to propose and actualize new works. Mid-Hudson Valley artists working in all disciplines are invited to submit proposals for work … Read More »

John Sullivan: ArtsWestchester’s Architect-in-Residence

by Cameron Bock on March 26, 2021

In downtown White Plains, located at the corner of Martine and Mamaroneck Avenues, ArtsWestchester is snuggled between vibrant shops, malls and apartment buildings. However, inside its walls, the colors of White Plains come to life. Thirty creative tenants call ArtsWestchester “home” for their artistic ventures, establishing themselves as experts in their craft, whether fabric art, … Read More »