Broome Art Guide
The Broome Art Guide: 2023 Edition will feature the visual artists, musicians, studios, galleries, and cultural centers unique to Broome County through a pictorial narrative. The guide will be distributed to regional galleries and arts organizations, universities, local businesses, and arts partners. Free and available to the public, this 6 x 6, high quality, printed collectible booklet serves as a guide for residents and tourists alike.
The Broome Art Guide is modeled after the annual catalogue of artists and galleries showcased each year in Provincetown, MA – a town renowned for its tourism around arts culture. The Ptown Gallery Stroll, similar to Binghamton’s First Friday Art Walk, produces the Provincetown Art Guide each year – an historical, cultural, collectible catalogue.
A nominal fee is required for features and helps support the guide, BCAC, and our mission to support and promote the arts of Broome County.
What is the Broome Art Guide 2023 Edition?
- An annual pictorial narrative featuring artists and arts organizations unique to Broome County
- A 6 x 6, 80-page, full color, high quality, printed collectible booklet
- Expanded from the 2020 Binghamton Art Guide to encompass the entire county
- An extension of the Broome Art Guide 2021 Edition and Broome Art Guide 2022 Edition
- To be released in fall 2023
- Free and available to the public
- Front cover feature sponsored by TBA
- Back cover feature sponsored by TBA
Who can be in the Broome Art Guide?
- Visual artists, musicians, studios, galleries, arts educational centers, exhibiting arts groups, performance spaces, museums, performing arts centers, and cultural centers
- Must be living, working or exhibiting in Broome County
- Artists must have previously exhibited a body of work with 5 or more pieces, released an album, or have been published in an arts publication
- Retail artists must be established online or at a physical site
- If applicable, please provide a link to a website, exhibition page or ecommerce store
- Nominal fee required for features
- Limited ad space available for local business sponsors
- Front and back cover feature consideration available to artists purchasing a full page or greater at no additional cost thanks to local business sponsors
- Selections for the Broome Art Guide are limited. Featured participants are at the discretion of BCAC.
Where will the Broome Art Guide 2023 Edition be distributed?
Post-release in fall 2023, the Broome Art Guide will be distributed to:
- All artist and arts organization participants
- BCAC’s office and gallery spaces during monthly exhibitions
- Monthly First Friday locations
- Regional Council of the Arts partners
- Regional galleries, art studios, and artisanal shops, including Equinox Press, the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cazenovia Artisans, Gallery 41, Black Cat Gallery, State of the Art Gallery Ithaca, and Schweinfurth Gallery
- Binghamton University public spaces, such as the Art Museum, University Union, Dean of Students office, Commuter Lounge, Art Co-op, and the Downtown Center
- SUNY Broome Community College art department
- Relocation welcome packages provided through the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce and Binghamton University
- Regional colleges and university art departments, including Ithaca College, Hartwick College, Marywood University, Mansfield University, Cazenovia College, and Scranton University
- Mayors’ offices of Broome County municipalities and members of the Broome County Legislature
- Local businesses and organizations, such as MediaBrush Marketing, Cornell Cooperative Extension, public libraries, Vestal Museum, YWCA, NoMa, Broome County Council of Churches, M&T Bank, and downtown Binghamton hotels
How can I be featured?
- To be considered for a feature in the Broome Art Guide, please contact:
Bella Seastrand, Programs & Marketing Associate