The Upstate Artists Guild is a not-for-profit volunteer organization, open to all, which promotes the
appreciation, practice, and enjoyment of art. Our mission is to promote art education and artistic
endeavors throughout the community; to maintain a space in which to meet for the purpose of exhibitions,
lectures, and instruction; and to work with the community to stimulate an interest in the arts.
+ 2016 Russian Winter Festival
+ February 8th, 2016 at 11:17 PM
The major purpose of the Russian Winter Festival is to create awareness of the cultural heritage of people from diverse national origins and to promote appreciation of Russian art, traditions and culture.
The New Russia Center website has more information
+ National Veteran's Creative Arts Competition
+ February 8th, 2016 at 10:26 PM
Get out of the house and support local veterans and the Albany VA. There are many ways to honor their service. In this case, come see their art and vote for YOUR favorite piece in each Division.
+ Fifth Annual Gala
+ December 23rd, 2015 at 9:49 PM
The UAG and Overit are proud to announce our FIFTH annual gala. Join us on February, 27 2016 from 5:00 to 10:00 at the beautiful home of Overit at 435 New Scotland Avenue. Overit has converted a gothic church from the 1930s into the most dynamic creative headquarters in the Capital District. If you haven't seen it yet, buy your ticket now. The venue alone is worth the price of admission. UAG will also be supplying food, music, art and FRIENDS! Join us as we strengthen the UAG and get ready for a TERRIFIC new year.
To register (EventBrite): Fifth Annual Gala
+ Weekend Art Market 2015
+ September 30th, 2015 at 4:35 AM
Because this is at the end of the month, we wanted to make sure EVERYONE (that includes you) knows about the 2015 Weekend Art Market.
This is going to be a lot of fun. What is it, you ask? It is a combination of artists, tables and lots of stuff for sale. Come fall in love with a new piece of art.
For more information: Weekend Art Market 2015
+ Rummage Sale - 2015!
+ September 10th, 2015 at 9:43 PM
The 2015 Rummage Sale!
Saturday: 9/19/15 10am-3PM
Sunday: 9/20/15: 10am-3PM
Location: UAG Gallery (247 Lark Street Albany, NY 12210)
We are looking for donated items from your home or office to sell at our sale.
Items accepted through 9/18 8pm at gallery during gallery hours (Thurs/Fri 5:30-8pm,
Sat 2-8p, Sunday 2-6p)or by appointment.
All proceeds will go to the UAG.
All left over items not sold during our sale
will be given to a local charity.
+ Our Window
+ August 31st, 2015 at 9:47 PM
The UAG thanks Carol Lynch for great front Window.
+ First Friday Chalk Art
+ August 31st, 2015 at 8:26 PM
Starting with the September show, First Friday will include CHALK ART!
+ Ninth Annual Mid-Hudson Woodworkers Show
+ July 29th, 2015 at 9:06 PM
Date: Saturday, October 17, 2015 10:00am To 5:00pm
Location: Hurley Reformed Church
Address: 11 Main St.Hurley, New York 12443
Displays of fine woodworking items, Demonstrations of woodworking techniques, WoodMizer and Logs to Lumber Demonstration, Gifts for the Children, Cars and Planes, Raffle of selected fine woodworking items,
Make a pen
Admission: $3.00 (Children under 12 free) Members of Youth Organizations in uniform admitted free when accompanied by an Adult.
For information: http://show.midhudsonwoodworkers.org/