ArtsWestchester Press Releases

JazzFest White Plains Announces Featured Artists

JazzFest White Plains Announces Featured Artists Headliners include the Joey Alexander Trio; the Buster Williams Quartet “Something More”; Grace Kelly and Ragan Whiteside Artist Photos: WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (May 10, 2022) –Some of jazz’s most exciting rising stars will perform at JazzFest White Plains this fall. This year’s headliners include the Joey Alexander Trio; … Read More »

ArtsWestchester Announces Five Notable Winners to Receive 2022 Arts Awards

Contact: Ernie Garcia, [email protected] ArtsWestchester Announces Five Notable Winners to Receive 2022 Arts Awards April In-Person Event to Celebrate Individuals and Organizations who Have Enriched the Cultural Life of the County  WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (March 2, 2022) – ArtsWestchester today announced five honorees who will be spotlighted at its annual Arts Awards Celebration to be … Read More »

ArtsWestchester Wins $40,000 Grant for 2023 Exhibition

ArtsWestchester wins $40,000 grant for 2023 exhibition “Crossing Borders” to showcase artists who identify as new Americans January 11, 2022 (ArtsWestchester) White Plains, N.Y. – – ArtsWestchester has won a $40,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to commission new work for a 2023 exhibition. “Crossing Borders: The Art of Memory and Heritage” … Read More »


New recovery grants help artists reengage with the public WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (August 31, 2021) – ArtsWestchester announced a new grant on Monday that will help artists and arts groups reconnect with their audiences. The Arts Alive Recovery NY Regrant is a new, onetime opportunity designed to promote live performances and in-person arts programming. Grants … Read More »

15 Live Jazz Performances Taking Place Throughout White Plains

Ravi Coltrane, Emmet Cohen, Theo Croker, Erena Terakubo, Gabrielle Garo, Ray Blue and Samara Joy Headline JazzFest White Plains Concerts Sept. 9-12  15 Live Jazz Performances Taking Place Throughout White Plains WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (August. 4, 2021) –The sounds of live jazz will be flowing throughout downtown White Plains as JazzFest White Plains returns with 15 … Read More »

2021 Arts$WChallenge Matching Grant Program Announced

ArtsWestchester & More Than 100 Grantees Launch the 2021 Art$WChallenge Matching Grant Program The arts are coming back & working to raise $400,000 in private donations by Dec. 15, 2021. White Plains, NY (July 28, 2021) –The Art$WChallenge, a unique public/private partnership between ArtsWestchester, Westchester County Executive George Latimer and the Westchester County Board of … Read More »