ArtsWestchester Press Releases

Contact: Josefa Paganuzzi Thompson & Bender 914-762-1900 [email protected] ArtsWestchester Announces Seven Notable Honorees to Receive 2020 Arts Awards   April Luncheon Will Spotlight Individuals and Organizations Who Have Enriched the Cultural Life of the County WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (February 19, 2020) – ArtsWestchester today announced seven individuals and organizations who will be honored at its annual … Read More »

Governor Cuomo Announces Eight NYS Artists Selected for the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge Public Art Program

For Immediate Release: 1/31/2020 GOVERNOR ANDREW M. CUOMO GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES EIGHT NEW YORK ARTISTS SELECTED FOR THE GOVERNOR MARIO M. CUOMO BRIDGE PUBLIC ART PROGRAM 10 Commissions To Be Installed Along Bridge’s Bicycle/Pedestrian Path Artwork includes Sculptures, Bike Racks and a Mural See Renderings Here Download Fact Sheet Here Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today … Read More »

ArtsWestchester Invites You to be Part of the Making of a Monumental Work of Public Art

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Josefa Paganuzzi Costello, Thompson & Bender (914) 762-1900; [email protected] ArtsWestchester Invites You to be Part of the Making of a Monumental Work of Public Art  More Than 20 Community Sewing Days Scheduled for People to Work with Artist Amanda Browder to Help Create “Metropolis Sunrise” White Plains, N.Y. (Winter 2020) … Read More »

COUNTY EXECUTIVE GEORGE LATIMER ANNOUNCES $205,000 IN MATCHING GRANTS BENEFITING 48 ARTS GROUPS IN WESTCHESTER

DATE: January 13, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Catherine Cioffi Communications Director Office – (914) 995-2932 Cell- (914) 954 -5579 [email protected] County Executive George Latimer Announces $205,000 in Matching Grants Benefiting 48 Arts Groups in Westchester   The Arts$WChallenge, a Public/Private Matching Grant Program Administered by ArtsWestchester, Raises $353,189 in Private Support for Arts & Culture … Read More »

Innovative Arts and Business Partnership Brings Six Murals to Downtown White Plains

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Josefa Paganuzzi, Thompson & Bender 914-762-1900 [email protected]   Innovative Arts and Business Partnership Brings Six Murals to Downtown White Plains WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (December 17, 2019) – ArtsWestchester, in partnership with LMC, a Lennar Company, is in the midst of transforming a construction barricade into a curated exhibit of six street … Read More »

ArtsWestchester Distributes $35,000 in Grants to Mount Vernon Artists & Arts Organizations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Media Contact: Debbie Scates ArtsWestchester 914-428-4220 [email protected] ArtsWestchester Distributes $35,000 in Grants to Mount Vernon Artists & Arts Organizations White Plains, N.Y.  (November 20, 2019) — ArtsWestchester has announced a total of 14 grants as part of the Mount Vernon Cultural Arts Initiative totaling $35,000. Seven cultural organizations and seven artists … Read More »

The Canticum Novum Singers | Christmas Concert | December 8 | St. Luke’s Episcopal Church | Katonah, NY

November 14, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Jeffrey James Arts Consulting 516-586-3433 or [email protected] The Canticum Novum Singers Presents a Canticum Novum Christmas Concert on December 8 at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Katonah, NY What: Canticum Novum Singers Christmas Concert When: Sunday, December 8 at 3:00 PM Where: St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 68 Bedford … Read More »

Emmet Cohen Quartet, Joel Ross, Melissa Aldana and Pete Malinverni to Headline JazzFest White Plains Concerts Sept. 11-15

Media Contact: Diana Costello Thompson & Bender 914-762-1900 [email protected] CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD PRESS PHOTOS Emmet Cohen Quartet, Joel Ross, Melissa Aldana and Pete Malinverni to Headline JazzFest White Plains Concerts Sept. 11-15 More than 20 free and affordable performances taking place throughout White Plains WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Sept. 5, 2019) – The good vibes … Read More »

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jessy Mendez (914) 428-4220, ext. 313 [email protected] Artwork by Mental Health Community to be Showcased at ArtsWestchester’s Gallery in White Plains Visions 2019: Art Defined? will be on view September 6-12, 2019 WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Month Date, 2019) – Beginning Thursday, September 5, Westchester County’s Department of Community Mental Health, Rockland … Read More »

Michelle Frick | Portal: Governors Island 2019

Michelle Frick will present a site-specifc installation for her fourth inclusion in Portal: Governors Island. Three works will be gathered to interact with one another in the exhibit. Two of the works, Megafauna: Cuban Cursorial Owl and Bloodbirds, were made during the 4heads artist residency on Governors Island this summer. The exhibition will be on … Read More »