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Artist Opportunities

There are many opportunities for artists of all skill levels and ages to get involved at the Strand Center for the Arts. We offer multiple group exhibitions throughout the year as well as outlets to exhibit at Off-Site Galleries, Artist Markets and Community Events. Take a look at the list below and if you have any questions email us at or call 518.563.1604.

Take A Class

Throughout the year, we provide art classes for individuals of all skill level and age in the following areas: visual arts, clay, music, dance, literary arts, and more. Drop by one of our open studio groups to meet local artists and brush up on your skills or enroll in a class to get formal training on a medium that has always intrigued you!

CLICK HERE for more information on classes and open studios…

Sell Your Artwork to a Community Business

The Strand Center for the Arts is proud to announce that it is working with The University of Vermont Health Network at Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital to broker the purchase of artwork by local artists. Currently we are between purchasing rounds, so please continue to visit our site for updates. To stay up-to-date on Brokerage rounds SIGN UP for our weekly e-newsletter.

See Art

Throughout the year there are a number of exhibitions featuring local and national talent. Come to one of our opening receptions to meet the artists or stop by any other time during gallery hours. CLICK HERE for our upcoming show schedule.

Exhibit Your Artwork

Solo / Group Shows

The Strand Center for the Arts has two on-site galleries and nine Off-Site Galleries. Apply for a group or solo show in one of these locations by filling out an application and returning it with required documents to

Main Gallery Application
Off-Site Gallery Application

Members Shows
Juried Show
Artist Markets