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Calls for Artists and Submissions

15th Annual Artist Row Juried Art Show
•The Artist Row is an annual juried art show that is held on Sunday, September 15, 2019 and is accepting entries through May 1, 2019.

Current Opportunities


Artist Row is an annual juried art show that is held one Sunday in September. Nearly 200 up-and-coming artists present their wares for the public to purchase under “the sheds” of the beloved Rochester Public Market. The 15th annual show will be held on Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Rochester Public Market. Application deadline May 1,2019. See for application and more information.

Past Opportunities


Lakeside Statewide Juried Art Exhibition
The Art Association of Oswego is accepting entries for the 22nd Annual Lakeside Statewide Juried Art Exhibition. Entry is open to all artists 18 and older living or working in New York State. Over $1,000 in prizes will be awarded including $300 for Best in Show. Entry deadline is February 11. Exhibition opens with a public reception on March 16 from 7-9 PM.

For complete details, including prospectus and instructions on how to enter, please visit our website.

ArtsWestchester is pleased to share that it is collaborating with the NYS Thruway Authority and The Arts Council of Rockland to commission two sculptures for the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge. The artworks may incorporate remnant steel salvaged from the retired Tappan Zee Bridge and will be placed at designated sites on New York State Thruway-owned land on the Tarrytown (Westchester County) and South Nyack (Rockland County) sides of the bridge’s shared bicycle and walking path next year. At this time, we are happy to announce that the selection process has begun, and we are currently seeking qualifications from New York State artists.  

Attached is a PDF outlining the opportunity and submission requirements, and below is a link to our website with all the details of how to apply. We think this is an exciting opportunity for artists, and opens new doors for public art opportunities in our state!  

Opportunity website: HERE

Qualifications Due: January 11, 2019

If you have additional questions about the project, please contact Kathleen Reckling, Director of Public Programs at [email protected], or 914.428.4220 ext 306.

Fairport Public Art Trail//Public Art Installation

The Fairport Public Arts Committee seeks qualifications from artists and artist teams for public art to be installed on the Village of Fairport Public Art Trail located on the historic Erie Canal. Winning proposals will be eligible for grants up to $20,000.

This is open to Artists, Designers, Architects, and Community Residents. Members of the Fairport Public Arts Committee, Fairport Village Board, and Fairport Perinton Merchants Association Board Members are not eligible to apply. There is no residency requirement.

Qualifications Due: November 9, 2018

For more information visit

yarn 50th Corn Hill Arts Festival

The 50th Annual Corn Hill Arts Festival is being celebrated on July 14th & 15th, 2018.

The Corn Hill Arts Festival is looking for talented artists between the ages of 15 through 25, to exhibit and sell their work at the 10th Annual Emerging Artists Expo presented by MVP Health Care.

The Emerging Artists Expo provides up-and-coming artists incredible exposure and experience!

Online Application due June 1st, 2018. For more information visit

Rochester Contemporary Rochester Contemporary Art Center

The Rochester Contemporary Art Center hosts 6x6, the original small art phenomenom. Submit your works for 6x6 and be a part of a local and global community of artists. Artwork entries accepted now through April 15 (or Postmarked by April 14) For more information...

clothesmag2018 M & T Bank Clothesline Festival

The Clothesline Festival is celebrating 62 years as one of the largest fine art and crafts festivals in New York state. Artists exhibit and sell their original works at this two-day event on the grounds of the Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester.

Application Deadline: March 31, 2018

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