BCAC Events

Announcements about and activities happening at or sponsored by the Broome County Arts Council.

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Press Releases That Get Media Attention

Wednesday, March 29th 6-8pm Presented by: Jim Ehmke, News Channel 34 Chris Kocher, Press & Sun Bulletin Margaret Gilroy, Press & Sun Bulletin Kathryn Fletcher, Digital Marketing Director at Ad Elements and Co-Founder of BiziFit and Moderator Barb Van Atta, Broome Arts Mirror More than 70% of journalists spend less than a minute, on average, per release. That means they don’t read your message word by word. More likely, they skim.  So how can you craft PR pieces that reach flippers, skimmers and...
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Broome High School Emerging Artists Exhibit

Broome High School Emerging Artists Exhibit opens with an award ceremony at 6pm on First Friday, April 7th. Eight Broome County high schools will have over seventy students display their two-dimensional art work at the Broome County Arts Council. (more…)...
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By Barb Van Atta The Broome County Arts Council (BCAC) is awarding $231,246 in United Cultural Fund (UCF) grants for 2017. General operating grants will help support operations of seven major arts organizations. Seventeen project grants will support projects by community non-profits and individual artists. The recipients were to be honored at a press conference Tuesday (March 14), followed by a “Pi Day” celebration and fund-raising event at the Water Street Brewing Co. in downtown Binghamton. The press conference has been canceled due to the impending blizzard, but...
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“Eye of the Beholder” Art Exhibit

As an artist, Lori Farist’s  ultimate goal is to invoke emotion from the viewer. To do this she focuses on simplifying shapes, colors, and light so that she doesn’t get bogged down on the perfection of details but to concentrate on the information that stirs the soul. Consequently her art is a balance between expressionism and realism - where the physical meets the spiritual. (more…)...
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BCAC Call for Exhibition & Program Proposals

Broome County Arts Council (BCAC) is planning gallery exhibitions and programs for 2017. BCAC invites fine artists and cultural curators who live and work in Broome County to submit proposals for gallery exhibitions and programs for consideration by BCAC’s Program and Marketing Committee. Proposals are invited from visual artists, poets and writers, musicians, and performing artists, as well as curators of cultural programs with local significance. Emerging artists are welcome to submit proposals. Priority will be given to BCAC members but...
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