Call for artists – Portraits of Community: People, Places

2012 Uptown Arts Stroll Closing Reception @ Arka

The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA), in collaboration with NewYork–Presbyterian – The Allen Hospital, welcomes submissions for NoMAA’s next exhibition titled “Portraits of Community: People, Places.” The exhibit seeks to present two-dimensional artwork by Uptown artists that portrays an open, diverse, and multifaceted sense of community. We are interpreting the concept of “portrait” broadly to encompass people and places that make up the Uptown community. Guest-curated by Gabriel de Guzman (Curator of Visual Arts at Wave Hill).

Location: NewYork–Presbyterian – The Allen Hospital, Main Administrative Corridor, 501 W 218th St, New York, NY 10034

Dates: 19 September – 19 December 2016

Deadline for submissions: Friday 9 September 2016, 11:59pm EDT

Eligibility: Open to all artists who reside in and whose images reflect the Uptown communities in El Barrio, Harlem, Washington Heights, Inwood and Marble Hill.


Please read and follow the guidelines carefully.

In order to be considered, artists must submit via email all relevant attachments to by Friday 9 September 2016 before 11:59pm EDT. Submission is FREE: no submission fees required. Questions? Call +1 212 567-4394.

For more info : Call for artists – Portraits of Community: People, Places | Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance

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