• NoMAA’s 2021 Uptown Arts Stroll Poster Contest

    DEADLINE March 30
    Theme: “It’s an artist’s duty to reflect the times” — Nina Simone, $1250 grand prize.

  • Open Call – Healing and Community: Physical to Virtual

    NoMAA PRESENTS THREE ONLINE EXHIBITION ROOMS Healing and Community: Physical to Virtual curated by Patricia Miranda Open Call for Uptown […]

  • OPEN CALL – Neighborhood Anthems

    OPEN CALL for uptown artists working or residing in El Barrio, Harlem, Washington Heights or Inwood to pay homage to […]

  • Call for artists: The Art of Healing

    NoMAA, in collaboration with NY–Presbyterian – The Allen Hospital, is seeking submissions for NoMAA’s next exhibition entitled “The Art of Healing”. This exhibition will present work by uptown artists who are exploring the theme of healing, whether figuratively, conceptually, literally, or abstractly. Submission deadline: 26 September 2017.

  • Call for artists: The New Bench – Examining the bench as a social construct

    The New Bench is a series of public art projects that challenge our ideas around parks, communal places and how we co-exist within these spaces. Artists are invited to conceptualize a park bench; challenge how the bench encourages or discourages conversation and interaction; attempt to re-invent the bench to be more inclusive in respect to age, size, and abilities; investigate the very definition(s) of “bench” and how that plays a role in our perception and positioning of the bench within various cultures; and/or explore how a bench affects access or cross-generational exchanges. Submission deadline: 25 July 2017.

  • Call for artists – “Utopia” exhibition

    NoMAA, in collaboration with NewYork–Presbyterian – The Allen Hospital, welcomes submissions for NoMAA’s next exhibition titled “Utopia.” Artists are invited to present artworks that use art and play as catalysts for innovating urban life. Deadline for submissions: 31 January 2017.

  • Call for artists: 2017 Uptown Arts Stroll poster contest

    Planning is underway for the 2017 Uptown Arts Stroll in Washington Heights–Inwood and West Harlem, and the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA) is proud to announce a call for submissions for the annual poster contest. The 2017 honorarium is $1,000 to the winning artist. Deadline for submissions: 24 February 2017.

  • Call for artists – Portraits of Community: People, Places

    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. Deadline for submissions: 9 September.

  • Call for artists: Sculpture at Fort Tryon Park 2016 – Evolving Terrain

    The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA), Fort Tryon Park Trust and NYC Parks present “Sculpture at Fort Tryon Park,” a series of temporary art installations on display July–November 2016. The project aims to create opportunities for artists from Northern Manhattan and beyond to engage with their varied neighborhood landscapes and communities.