Orange County Arts Council’s Juried Art Exhibit: Functional Objects
CALL FOR ARTISTS Greater Hudson Valley and New York City Areas
Artists from Brooklyn to Kingston are invited to participate in the Orange County Arts Council’s Juried Art Exhibit:
Functional Objects *Updated Deadline: June 10th*
The Orange County Arts Council is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to meeting the growing need for local arts advocacy and serving as a county-wide arts resource for Orange County, New York.
The Arts Council is currently seeking proposal submissions for an outdoor group art exhibit to be juried and curated by Nora Lawrence, Curator at Storm King Art Center in Mountainville, NY, for Safe Harbors of the Hudson in Newburgh, NY. Each selected artist will receive a minimum $500 honorarium. Larger amounts may be awarded depending on project size, construction, material, etc.
The show will consist of created or planned works selected to interact with Safe Harbors Green, the organization’s new outdoor park. The park, located between Ann Street, Liberty Street and Broadway, covers one block in a heavily trafficked urban environment. When current renovations are complete, the park will feature a green, a plaza for public events, an overlook area, rain water gardens and a child-friendly section.
Entry Deadline: No submissions will be accepted after 11:59PM on June 10th, 2016.
Installation: Autumn 2016
Exhibition Dates: Autumn 2016 until autumn 2017
Entry Fee: $35.00 per entry. Fees are non-refundable. Arts Council members will have $25.00 credited to their next membership renewal.