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Deck The Halls Exhibition – Call For Artists

Deck The Halls Exhibition – Call For Artists

Gallery North of Setauket, Long Island invites artists to submit artwork for their annual holiday exhibition, Deck the Halls. This exhibition focuses on small works for holiday gift giving.

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Deadline: 27 Oct 2017

Artists are invited to submit one festive piece to Deck the Halls for a fee of $10, or 2 pieces for $15. Artwork should not exceed 20 inches in any dimension. Submissions will be accepted through Friday, October 27, 2017. Artists will be notified of acceptance via email no later than October 31.

Each year, Gallery North features up to 10 exhibitions that are promoted extensively with postcard mailings to patrons and businesses, local and regional newspaper advertisements, radio ads, and social media posts. All exhibitions have an opening reception with complimentary wine and snacks. Exhibiting artists are encouraged to join the celebration as they are always well-attended. Events provide a chance to network with other artists and possibly meet patrons looking to purchase the work of local artists.

About Gallery North

Gallery North is a not-for-profit gallery promoting the finest contemporary regional art and craft. It is located in the beautiful and historic area of Setauket, Long Island. Established in 1965, Gallery North focuses on contemporary art in a variety of disciplines, including painting, drawing, printmaking, ceramics, sculpture, digital art, and film. Exhibits explore the diversity and vitality of the arts on Long Island. Classes, workshops, excursions, talks, and annual festivals involve community members in the lively process of art making. With the addition of the Community Art Center,  Gallery North continues to provide the community with a diverse selection of educational programming including ArTalks, Art Ventures, Art Abilities, and Art Works.

Gallery North showcases the vibrant creativity of artists and craftspeople from Long Island and nearby regions. It is not just a gallery, but also a community. Artists have opportunities to show and get feedback on work while growing and developing their skills and vision. Among the various shows, there is a good balance of representational and traditional work as well as abstract, experimental, and conceptual work. This attracts a wide audience from across Long Island and NYC.

For more information, contact exhibitions@gallerynorth.org.


Motion in Art and Art in Motion – Call for Artists

Art League of Long Island announces a call for artists for Motion in Art and Art in Motion.

Call for artists application

Deadline: 16 Feb 2016

Open to artists residing in Suffolk, Nassau, Brooklyn and Queens. Entry is limited to five works not previously exhibited in the Art League of Long Island’s gallery, one of which might be chosen for exhibition. Two-and three-dimensional work in any medium may be submitted including photography and fine craft. No videos.

Juror: Marina Press, Associate Director, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, NYC

Exhibiting in the Jeanie Tengelsen Gallery on March 28 – April 24, 2016.

$500 Awards of Excellence and Honorable Mentions of one year memberships in the Art League of Long Island (ALLI) will be given at the discretion of the judge. ALLI will retain a 30% commission on all exhibition sales.

The Art League’s Jeanie Tengelsen Gallery is a spacious bi-level gallery located in the heart of Long Island.

The Art League of Long Island is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to broad-based visual arts education, providing a forum and showcase for artists of all ages and ability levels. Since its inception in 1955, the mission has focused on enhancing Long Island’s cultural life by promoting the appreciation, practice and enjoyment of the visual arts. Collaborative events and outreach programs spread the joy of creativity among every segment of the population.

For more information, contact abernhardt@artleagueli.org.

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Request for Artists on Long Island

Arts Alive LI – Request for artists. Artist opportunities are posted on a regular basis. Artist can sign up to receive listings via email at no cost.

Call for artists application

Deadline: Ongoing

Arts Alive LI is a nonprofit arts organization that is a network of regions’s not-for-profit arts and arts education organizations, promoting awareness of and participation in Long Island’s world-class arts and cultural institutions.

For more information, contact info@artsaliveli.org.

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