Greene Land Trust invites local artists to submit art work for display and sale at the historic Willows at Brandow Point in Athens, NY for our Holiday Open House events on December 6 and 7, 2019.

IMG 2309 view across flood plain from railbed

This is an opportunity for local artists to become acquainted with the scenes and views offered by many of the properties that Greene Land Trust helps protect or manage. This includes the 1788 Willows and rustic out-buildings, views of the Hudson River from Brandow Point, the picturesque Catskill Creek, open meadows, woodlands, expansive grasslands, and numerous wetlands. Explore these preserves and see what you can find to satisfy your creative cravings. Visit our website for locations of the properties and scope out your favorite scene.

Works of oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, charcoal, pen and ink, etchings, and woodblock and silk screen printing are all options. If you would like to participate, complete an application form (available on our website) and attach an image file for each work of art for consideration and email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by November 1, 2019. Selection of the work to be displayed will be at the discretion of the Greene Land Trust. Price of the art work will be set by the artist with Greene Land Trust receiving 30% of the sale price. All accepted work must be framed and wired for hanging before delivery.   (Image specs. to be emailed for consideration: JPG format; 300 dpi with the longest dimension of 8 inches).  This size limit is for the jpg image, not the actual work of art.  

For those who would like a little guidance, the Greene Land Trust will host Art at the Mawignack from 10 AM to 2PM on Saturday September 28, 2019. Well-known local artist Jim Coe will be painting on site and offering tips to any artist who would like to join him. Participants should bring their own supplies and portable easels. The Mawignack Preserve is located 0.7 miles down Snake Road in Catskill. This location was a favorite of Thomas Cole’s and captured in many of his landscape paintings.

For questions, please call 518-731-5544 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Application form:Art Exhibit Application Form

PO Box 387
Coxsackie, NY 12051

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