Black Renaissance Festival – Open Call for Artists

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Black Renaissance Festival – Open Call for Artists

Safe Harbors of the Hudson in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement presents the 2nd Black Renaissance Festival, an exhibition of visual and performing arts amplifying and celebrating Black Voices on September 25, 2021 in conjunction with Newburgh Open Studios.

This call is open to Black artists and allies in the performing arts and visual arts, to submit their work for a performance on Safe Harbors Green and exhibition in our Ann Street Gallery. Black artists may submit works of any media and subject; allies are asked to submit works relevant to the Black Lives Matter movement.

Visual (image) and Performing Art (video) Submission Deadline – Tuesday, August 31st at midnight EST via Google Forms

Host Organization:
Safe Harbors of the Hudson, a housing and arts non-profit in the City of Newburgh, NY

Safe Harbors Green, on the corner of Broadway, Liberty & Ann Streets, Newburgh NY and Ann Street Gallery, 104 Ann Street, Newburgh, NY

Exhibition Dates:
Black Renaissance Festival & Performing Arts Showcase: September 25, 2021

Visual Arts Exhibition:
Opening September 25, 2021 through November 20, 2021

Submission Instructions:
Each Artist may submit up to 3 works for selection.
Please include your name, title of work, media, and dimensions.

Artists will be notified of selection by Tuesday, September 7th, 2021

For questions, please contact:
or call (845) 784-1110


Jul 1, 2021 - Aug 31, 2021

More Info

Submission Form


Ann Street Gallery


Ann Street Gallery
104 Ann Street Newburgh, New York 12550
Submission Form


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