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.
+ Save The Date!!! Third Annual UAG GALA!
+ January 6th, 2014 at 12:00 AM
Get out your calendar and mark this one down! On February 22, 2014, the UAG will host it's third annual GALA! at Normanside Drive Country Club in Delmar, NY.
Register Today on Eventbrite!
Bring your friends, neighbors, bosses, employees, and most importantly, yourself. If you would like to sponsor the GALA or perform please contact us ASAP and we will work you into the show!
If you would like to join the show - see here
for more info.
Otherwise, grab the flier!
+ Masquerade Workshop
+ December 28th, 2013 at 12:00 AM
Just in time for the New Year. Join the UAG and Tara Holmes of Tiane Novati
Accessories for a one of a kind workship. Use authentic German Glass Glitter to create a truly unique (and glittery) accessory!
Remember, the UAG Calendar
is FULL of events like this
+ Gingerbread Funshop
+ December 22nd, 2013 at 12:00 AM
Everyone, Especially Children, Loves Gingerbread!
Don't forget to register for the annual gingerbread extravaganza.
+ Albany Barn
+ December 15th, 2013 at 12:00 AM
Eat. Work. Live.
Accepting Applications Now.
+ Happy Holidays!!!!
+ November 21st, 2013 at 11:56 AM
Time to get ready for the Gingerbread Funshop, happening this year on Saturday December 7 from 11-4 during Winter WonderLark! This is the Best and Most Delicious event of the year, and the UAG even has a front-row seat for the Santa Speedo Sprint!
If you can donate ingredients or would like to volunteer to help out, please contact email@example.com. We need bakers, assemblers, and Santa's helpers at the event. Look for our flyer under Events!
+ Art Show - Deep Quiet
+ November 18th, 2013 at 12:00 AM
Be a part of the winter themed art show, Deep Quiet, at Grand Street Community Art's 500 square foot space in Albany NY, the week of January 25, 2014.
Accepting submissions now until January 20th.
See this flier
for more information.
+ Halloween Mask Funshop this Friday!
+ October 23rd, 2013 at 11:41 PM
The UAG would like to invite adults and little ones to a new workshop and themed art sale for a ghoulishly creative time:
Do It Yourself (or buy one from someone who did!) Halloween Mask Funshop
This Friday, October 25 from 4-8 PM
Cider and wine available
$7 person (all proceeds go to keeping the UAG and community-based arts alive!)
Open to kids and adults alike.
Kids: make animal masks, angry birds, scratch-off masks and superheroes.
Adults: lacey, floral, phantom, sports motifs, you name it.
Come and make your own or pick from unique, awesome masks for sale!
Bring a group, sip wine or cider, and have fun.
Taught by Liz Maloney, certified Art teacher.
+ Upcoming Events at the Gallery
+ October 13th, 2013 at 9:34 PM
Saturday October 19 from 2 to 5pm Nina Stanley will be demonstrating a drawing technique using white and black charcoal on grey paper. This is a quick and satisfying way to capture still life and figures. The demonstration is free, and there will be materials available for a small fee for those who would like to try it out.
Friday October 25 from 4 to 9 pm Liz Maloney will run a workshop for participants to design their own ready to wear masks in a guided workshop. $7 at the door.
Gingerbread Funshop will be returning with Winter Wonderlark on Saturday, December 7! More information to come.