ArtsNews is ArtsWestchester’s award-winning monthly publication covering the arts in Westchester.
Welcome to our digital issue of ArtsNews, your source for Westchester-based arts news and events. Read through the issue via the flip-book below, download a PDF version, or click on the article previews below.
In this unprecedented time, we want to keep you connected to the arts groups and artists who keep the arts alive and vibrant in Westchester County.
Our July issue includes a robust list of virtual arts offerings coming to you from organizations throughout the County, a resource directory for artists and arts groups coping with COVID-19, and more.
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IN THIS ISSUE:
A New Destination for Art: Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge
The 3.6 mile shared bicycle and pedestrian path of the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge is now open – and art-starved folks on both sides of the bridge are already heading out to enjoy its carefully curated collection of public art.
From the CEO: Art on the Bridge
ArtsWestchester CEO considers on the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge’s new major public artworks, which were chosen through a state-wide competitive process led by ArtsWestchester.
The Recycled Steel Gives a Nod to the Old Tappan Zee
Three artists whose sculptures have been installed at the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge have used recycled steel from the Tappan Zee Bridge within their work. Read more about their sculptures here.
Reflections on a Bridge: a Conversation
ArtsWestchester CEO Janet Langsam and Deputy Director of Public Programs Kathleen Reckling reflect on the process of helping New York Thruway Authority to commission major artworks for the shared use path at the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.
Collaborations Reclaim a Sense of Community
During the recent shelter-in-place orders due to COVID-19, several arts organizations provided opportunities for collaboration, offering meaningful approaches for reclaiming a sense of community.
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How To Get Your Events Listed in the ArtsNews Calendar:
Every issue of ArtsNews features a comprehensive calendar of arts events, exhibitions and workshops taking place throughout Westchester County. Want your events included? Here’s how:
- First, you need to be a member organization of ArtsWestchester.
- As a member organization, you will have the ability to post your events and programs to our online events calendar. For instructions on how to post, please visit our step-by-step guide: Adding Art Events Guide.
- You must post your events online. The deadline for each issue is the 5th of the previous month. (For example: for inclusion in the March 2016 issue, all events that take place in March must be posted to the online calendar by February 5).
That’s all there is to it! Posting your events online has added value too: Your programs become accessible to ArtsWestchester’s large online audience, and your events may also be considered for inclusion in our weekly arts e-newsletter.