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Art Contest: Deadline to Submit

October 30, 2020

Seek Sanctuary: Art Contest
Re-emerging as a Community to Show Gratitude for Sanctuary

In recent months, we have all discovered a new (or renewed) appreciation for nature and community. Artists of all ages are invited to share their artistic view of an outdoor sanctuary within the City of Rye inspired by nature. Photos, paintings and videos must be within the boundaries of the City of Rye.

Timeline 2020:

  • Friday, September 18 – Contest opens

  • Friday, October 30 – Deadline for submissions

  • Saturday, November 14  – Winners announced


Work may be submitted in any of the following six categories. One submission per category:

  • Paintings and Drawings

  • Sculpture

  • Photography

  • Video 

  • Mixed media (you dream it, we’d love to see it!)

  • Young artists (5th grade and younger – all mediums)


Submit your work with our online form.

Prizes will be Awarded in each Category:

     $200 First Place

     $100 Runner Up

Click here to learn more / Submit you work 

Sponsored by:
Seek Sanctuary, Westchester Children’s Museum, and The Rye Arts Center

In partnership with:
Rye History, Rye Town Park, Parks of Westchester, Rye Free Reading Room, Friends of Rye Nature Center, Disbrow Park, Bird Homestead and Meeting Home Conservatory, Friends of Marshlands  


October 30, 2020
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