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Click here for details about what’s going on this month during Arts Night Out!

Arts Night Out is pleased to announce 93.9 The River as our newest member. Join them as they welcome artist O to their studio walls. Stop by during Arts Night Out, tonight, meet O, see his work and have some wine from State Street and artisan pizza from Bread Euphoria.
Don’t forget to come out TONIGHT, July 9th, 5-8 PM, for Arts Night Out. View a complete list of venues here.

For detailed information on what’s going on this Friday, July 9th during Arts Night Out, click here.  It’s going to be a great night!!

Arts Night Out Northampton is looking for new members to add to our listings for 2010.  Membership includes a monthly listing in our brochure and a place on the map.  The fee for an August-December 2010 listing is $50, half of the yearly rate.  Arts Night Out is looking for restaurants, galleries, collectives- any business that exhibits art in Northampton!

Please fill out a membership application here.

Application Deadline:

Friday, July 30, 2010
The Northampton Center for the Arts is seeking artists to participate in the first annual Northampton Chalk Art Festival scheduled from 8 am to 8pm on Arts Night Out, Friday, September 10, 2010. Participation is selective, and requires the completion of an application form with supporting materials by Friday, July 30, 2010. For further details and an application, please click here to download the PDF.

Eight applicants will be invited to render their work in chalk on 5’x5′ cement canvases located throughout downtown Northampton. Each selected artist will receive a $100 stipend. In addition, cash prizes of $250, $150, and $100 will be awarded by a panel of judges for the top three creations. Work will take place from 8 am until 4 pm on the day of the event. The public will be encouraged to watch the chalk art pieces develop during the day and to view completed drawings in the evening while enjoying Northampton’s monthly gallery walk.

This exciting artistic event is produced in cooperation with the City of Northampton and the Northampton Business Improvement District.  It is made possible by the generous support of Chartpak Inc.

We are pleased to let you know that Arts Night Out is under new leadership, and is moving forward with the production of a brochure that will have a  monthly distribution of 1500 copies.  This brochure will show the locations of the venues and list the current shows at those venues.  In addition, it will list local supporting businesses, and local artists.

LOCAL GALLERIES, VENUES and RESTAURANTS click ‘Participate‘ for more information.

LOCAL ARTISTS are invited to become a member, and have a listing in the brochure.  The cost is $25 per year, payable in advance.  The deadline for membership in the December brochure is November 25.

If you are interested in joining, please send your check for $25 made out to ARTS NIGHT OUT, to Arts Night Out, c/o NCFA, 17 New South Street, with the following information:

  1. Your Name
  2. Your email, website or studio address (choose one)
  3. Your phone Number

Questions?  email Jane at:


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