ArtsWestchester Press Releases

Artwork by Mental Health Community to be Showcased at ArtsWestchester’s Gallery in White Plains

Visions 2017: Art Odyssey  will be on view September 7-14, 2017   WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (July 25, 2017) – Beginning Thursday, September 7, Westchester County’s Department of Community Mental Health, Rockland Psychiatric Center and ArtsWestchester will present Visions 2017: Art Odyssey, an exhibition that features over 125 original artworks by more than 60 artists who … Read More »

ArtsWestchester Announces Grant Opportunities for Artists and Community, Education Projects

Deadline to Apply for Arts Alive Grants is October 4 ArtsWestchester invites artists and non-profit organizations to apply for 2018 Arts Alive Grants. Awarded annually, these grants are specifically designed to support community-based artists and emerging arts organizations. The variety of projects that receive Arts Alive Grants each year illustrates Westchester’s artistic and cultural diversity. … Read More »

“Romeo & Juliet” Outdoor Shakespeare at Turnure Park Presented by the City of White Plains & ArtsWestchester: Performance on July 13

White Plains, NY – It has fast become a White Plains summertime tradition: Shakespeare in the Park! Back for its fourth year, Shakespeare in the Park’s community following has grown tremendously with each performance. The City of White Plains and ArtsWestchester have come together once again to bring one of Shakespeare’s most renowned plays, Romeo & Juliet, … Read More »

ArtsWestchester Announces Lineup for Weeklong Celebration of Jazz This September

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact:             Hope Salley Thompson & Bender 914-762-1900, Ext. 25 hope@thompson-bender.com   ArtsWestchester Announces Lineup for Weeklong Celebration of Jazz This September  Jazz Fest, Westchester County’s Premier Music Festival, will take place September 13th – 17th in White Plains WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (June 20, 2017) – Highly-famed jazz musician Louis Armstrong once said, … Read More »

ArtsWestchester Announces 2017 ArtsBash Weekend: May 19 and 20

Creative Cuisine Tastings by Top Chefs, Open Artist Studios, a Dynamic Graffiti Art Exhibit and Kids Arts Activities All Offered ArtsWestchester has announced this year’s Annual ArtsBash Weekend, a spring fundraiser that includes an exclusive ArtsBash party on Friday, May 19, followed by Family ArtsBash celebration on Saturday, May 20. This year’s ArtsBash fundraising party … Read More »

ArtsWestchester Announces Lineup of Community & Folk Art Events to Bring New Urban Art Exhibition, “From the Streets,” to Life

Dynamic Public Events Explore Hip Hop Culture at ArtsWestchester Gallery in Downtown White Plains WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (April 17, 2017) – From urban art-focused documentaries and spoken word performances to hip hop dances and lively discussions on the evolution of graffiti, ArtsWestchester has announced a series of community programs in conjunction with its newest exhibition: … Read More »

ArtsWestchester and Memorial Sloan Kettering Westchester Launch Second Exhibition in Healing Arts Partnership

An Opening Reception will take place on Tues. April 18 from 6-7:30pm. White Plains, N.Y. (April 4, 2017)—Continuing a unique arts and business partnership, ArtsWestchester opened its second exhibition at Memorial Sloan Kettering Westchester that is on view through August 2017. Different Textures features artworks by five Westchester and Connecticut artists and is displayed in … Read More »

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 »