Art About Water Now Accepting Submissions


Art About Water is part art exhibition, part community awareness to bring attention to the importance of water. An exhibition of Artist’s works inspired by water in selected venues within the City of Newburgh will take  place April 25, 2015. Water as a means of artist’s political, religious, spiritual, cultural, environmental and socioeconomic and political views.

A non-exhibition component of Art About Water will take place Friday April 24, 2015 5:00 -8:00 pm. Art About Water will be collaborating with SUNY Orange Cultural Affairs & Sustainability Departments, where the establishment of a public forum will take place, at Kaplan Hall, engaging community with a comprehensive overview of water in conversation with experts, artists, activists and scholars to explore the value of water. Deadline for submission is March 1, 2015.

The entire event is being organized and curated by Gerardo Castro: Organizer of Newburgh Open Studios, The Lightbulb Project and co-owner of Newburgh Art Supply.

For more information you can go to their website, or contact Gerardo Castro email-

One Comment

  • It’s encouraging to see ‘art’ take a stronger foothold in Newburgh and not surprising…’horror vacui’ and all that.
    +1000 for keeping us updated Cher.