The Town of North Hempstead is holding the Arts Matter! Juried Exhibit and Contest, sponsored by Supervisor Judi Bosworth, the town board, the town’s Business & Tourism Development Corporation, the North Hempstead Arts Advisory Council and The Art Guild of Port Washington. Entries will be accepted through Sept. 2 and the exhibit will be on display at town hall in Manhasset from Sept. 27 to Nov. 30.
To be eligible, entrants must be 18 or older and town residents, employees of a business located in the town or members of an art organization within the town. Any artwork submitted must be available for display from Sept. 27 to Nov. 30 and must have been completed in the past three years. The cost to submit an entry is $25.
The winning pieces will be on display and the exhibit will be open to the public. The Arts Matter! Artist’s Reception will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 25, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at town hall.
For more information, including how to enter, accepted art mediums, and additional rules and regulations, visit www.northhempsteadny.gov/btdc or call 311 or 516-869-6311.