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This past year, we as a community have encountered quite the trials and tribulations; from COVID-19 to tropical storms, and everything else in between, we pulled through and will continue to do so. Let’s enter the New Year with that continued positive outlook and look to a bright year ahead. The Huntington Art Council is asking artists to create works that bring positivity and hope to our communities near and far. 

In A New Light will be an unjuried exhibition of works based on artists’ bringing positivity and hope for the upcoming year. *Artworks will be reviewed on a rolling basis for this exhibition until spots are filled. Acceptances will be on a first come first served basis and will be required to pay a hanging fee upon acceptance.

ELIGIBILITY:  All artists and all media.     

ENTRIES:  Submissions accepted on a rolling basis. Submission materials cannot be returned.  Entries must be original to the entrant. Framed entries require hanging wire. No more than two works per artist accepted.

SIZE:  Flat works should exceed 48 inches in any direction. Standing work cannot be higher than 72 inches. Video work can not exceed 50mg in file size.   

HANGING FEE (due upon acceptance) Up to two entries: 

JOURNEY* school students $10, Full-time students $15, Artist members $20, Non-members $30. After notification of acceptance, an email with payment instructions will be sent. No unpaid works will be accepted during drop off.  

SALES: The Huntington Arts Council retains a 25% commission on all work sold.
LIABILITY & INSURANCE: All works are insured while in the possession of the Huntington Arts Council.         
Reception: TBD
Show Runs: January 8th - January 30, 2021
*Current JOURNEY School Districts:
Cold Spring Harbor, Commack UFSD, Harborfields CSD, Huntington UFSD, Kings Park CSD, Northport-East Northport USFD, Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD,  South Huntington UFSD    

Submission Method:
 1.  Online submission - Upload your digital images and required information below -  digital images should be 300 dpi, 2400 pixels on the longest side. PLEASE DO NOT INCLUDE YOUR NAME ON THE TITLE YOUR IMAGE!!!   
2.   For paper applications Click here to download the application from our website and mail a CD of digital images and payment at our office:    213 Main Street    Huntington, NY 11743. We can not accommodate a drop off applications at this time. All entries must be RECEIVED by the last date.

Online entries as described above are preferred!! Technical difficulties?  Please contact Submittable at 855-467-8264. For additional information or email grants4arts@huntingtonarts.org

If you would like to obtain Artist Membership, please click here

We use Submittable to accept and review our submissions.