Call for Artists
Call for Artists : Westbury’s Got Talent
Westbury Arts is proud to introduce our open mic series Westbury’s Got Talent
The first event in our quarterly series takes place on January 15, 2023 with the theme: Making it Through the Winter
Application Deadline: Wednesday, January 4, 2023. Acceptance
Notification: Sunday, January 8, 2023Performance
Date: January 15, 2023, 2-4 pm
Venue: Westbury Arts, lower level, 255 Schenck Avenue, Westbury, NY 11590
Call for Member Artists: "NEW"
Our January 2023 members gallery exhibition theme is “NEW” — What is new to you as an artist, to your work, to the medium, or whatever the word “NEW” brings to your creative mind! Join us in celebrating the New Year by bringing your creative exploration of the word “NEW.”
SUBMISSION FEE: This exhibition is free for current Westbury Arts members (up to 3 works). There is no fee for submission.
Call for Artists: Arts on Schenck
Westbury Arts presents Arts on Schenck at the Westbury Street Fair! During the September 24, 2022 Westbury Street Fair which will take place on Post Avenue, we will close our adjacent street, Schenck Avenue, to create an open-air gallery of art. We envision our street to become a delight to the eye for the many shoppers who frequent the Westbury Street Fair. Whether your medium is acrylic, oils, alcohol ink or watercolor, you are invited to show your work for all to enjoy and/or purchase. Vendors are asked to make a tax-deductible donation of $35 to cover our costs. Please take note that the Village of Westbury Street fair attracts 5000+ people each year.
Call for Artists: Hispanic Heritage Month Exhibit
Westbury Arts, in collaboration with the Village of Westbury celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with the curated exhibit “Nuestro Viaje / Our Journey” at Westbury Arts located at 255 Schenck Avenue in Westbury. This exhibit seeks to celebrate the wide variety of artistic expression and cultural contributions of Hispanic artists on Long Island. Their stories, struggles and successes in pursuit of the American dream.
Submission deadline is 11:59 p.m., September 22, 2022
Call for Artists: Uncovered Treasures: Mixed Media Masterpieces
Honoring the Past, Creating the Future – Call for Artists
In conjunction with our First Celebration of Asian American, Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Westbury Arts is seeking to showcase original works by artists representative of the Pan-Asian Community and organized around the theme “ Honoring the Past and/or Creating the Future” depicting a wide variety of artistic expression and perspective.
We invite Long Island artists, who self-define as Asian Americans or Pacific Islanders, to submit original works for a juried exhibit at our brand-new gallery located at 255 Schenck Avenue in Westbury, NY.
Opening Reception: May 6, 2022
Fridays, May 13, 20, and 27 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Saturdays, May 7, 14, 21 from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
The Art of Jazz – Call for Artists
Westbury Arts invites jazz musicians who are also visual artists to participate in “The Art of Jazz” an art exhibition and series of performances in honor of Jazz Appreciation Month. The Art of Jazz seeks to explore the connection between the creative processes behind jazz music and visual art. We will take a deeper look into the synergy between visual arts and performing arts and improvisation and how the two art forms speak to each other and influence each other within the artistic practice of individual artists.
NYSCA/NYFA Artist as Entrepreneur Program
Artists living and working on Long Island in Nassau and Suffolk Counties, NY are encouraged to apply to participate in this free entrepreneurial program to be presented by the Huntington Arts Council, in collaboration with the consortium of Long Island Arts Councils, in March 2022. NYFA will be accepting applications from now through Sunday, February 13, 11:59 PM EST.
Call For Middle School and High School Student Artists:
The Atelier at Flowerfield invites Middle School and High School Student artists to submit entries for the Art Student Invitational exhibiting March 10th through April 10, 2022. This exhibition encourages the work of Middle School and High School student artists in all visual arts (except photography and video). The exhibition will be held in The Atelier’s 2,000 square foot gallery, which functions both as a professional studio space and exhibition area.
Call For Artists: Black History Month Celebration
“Art is not a luxury as many people think – it is a necessity. It documents history – it helps educate people and stores knowledge for generations to come.” – Dr. Samella Lewis, Artist, first African American woman to earn a Doctorate in Fine Art and Art History
Call For Artists: The Emotions of Color
Our exhibition will celebrate the innovative work of our Member Artists where color becomes the language that is used to express motifs and moods; whether it’s anger, joy, sadness, fear, disgust, contentment, love or any other emotion.
Call For Entries: Photography Exhibition
Call For Hispanic Heritage Month
Westbury Arts, in collaboration with the Village of Westbury celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with the juried exhibit “Latinx Thriving” at Westbury Arts located at 255 Schenck Avenue in Westbury.
Arts on Schenck 2021 Vendor Application
Westbury Arts has a new building on Schenck Avenue right off of Post Ave in the heart of Westbury. During the 2021 Village of Westbury Street Fair, we will close Schenck Avenue to create Arts On Schenck. The Street Fair attracts over 5,000 people each year.