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APRIL 1 – 24, 2015


The Community Art Show features entries in six categories:

  • Oils and Acrylics
  • Watercolors
  • Pastels
  • Photography
  • Graphic or Mixed Media
  • Sculpture

Ribbons were awarded for first, second and third in each category, as well as Best in Show.

Best in Show: Bank Sq. by Michael Credo


Click on the following links, to see the entries and the winners of the 2015 Community Art Show.

NFL Community Art Show, 2015 Winners, Community Art Show 2015 Entries

The Reception was held on Sun., April 12 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. as part of National Library Week. The public was invited to attend; refreshments were served courtesy of the Friends of the Newburgh Free Library.

Exhibit Space

A spacious gallery space in the lobby of the Newburgh Free Library is the site of monthly exhibits and art shows by local artists. Many of the artists offer receptions to showcase their art and meet the public. In addition, glass cases showcase local collections and displays related to library and literary-related events.

Exhibit Policy

The Newburgh Free Library welcomes exhibits by Hudson Valley artists. The exhibits are hung by the artists themselves and are usually on display for one month. For more information, please see the Exhibit and Display Registration Form and Waiver as well as the Exhibit Spaces and Bulletin Boards Policy. If you are interested in exhibiting, please call the library, 845-563-3619 or 563-3645. Samples of work are required before an exhibit can be scheduled.


In addition, the library has a number of display cases that showcase special collections or materials loaned by local artists and individuals. If you have a special collection or small project you would like to display, please call 845-563-3619 or 563-3645.