Our Shows

The Oswego County Student Art Show & Competition will be in our gallery from April 11 - May 6 and can be seen during open hours and by appointment. You can make an appointment by emailing sr.fine.arts.ctr@gmail.com or calling and leaving a message: 315-298-7007. Social distancing and mask wearing are required at the arts center for everyone’s safety.

Below are our current and upcoming shows and events with information regarding their relevant dates and guidelines.

For an overview of all our Fine Arts Center activities, check out our Month-by-Month Calendar.

Current & Upcoming Shows

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  • Oswego County Student Art Show & Competition
  • Exhibition
  • April 11 - May 6
  • Pick Up Work
  • May 7 - 8
  • Salmon River Fine Arts Center

The Salmon River Fine Arts Center is pleased to host the 25th annual Oswego County Student Art Show & Competition. This show exhibits exemplary artwork of Oswego County students and offers prizes for outstanding pieces. Importantly, it allows the community to see the amazing student talent in our schools.

Works were judged on originality, technical skill and personal style, and the winners were awarded cash prizes. The show will be hung in the gallery of the art center as well as displayed online for viewing from April 11 - May 6.

See the winners and honorable mention awards in our gallery pages:

See the whole show on our Fine Arts Center Squarespace.

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  • Oswego County Student Art Show
  • Thank You! To Our Sponsors
  • Deaton’s Ace Building and Home Center
  • Deaton’s Agway
  • NBT Bank

We wish to thank our sponsors whose contributions make the Oswego County Student Art Show and Competition a success. Your generous support awards the achievements of our talented student artists, promotes the fine arts in our schools and community, and enhances community pride. We are all grateful for your support of the fine arts students in Oswego County.

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  • Sunday Artist Show & Competition
  • Guidelines and Dates
  • Submit Digital Images Deadline
  • May 6
  • Submit Physical Art
  • May 6 - 8, Open Hours
  • Awards Ceremony
  • May 16, 1 pm, FaceBook Live
  • Exhibition
  • May 16 - June 9
  • Pick Up Artwork
  • June 10 - June 12
  • Salmon River Fine Arts Center

Each year the Salmon River Fine Arts Center offers non-professional artists an opportunity to enter artworks in our Sunday Artists Show and Competition, held at the Salmon River Fine Arts Center. This is a great opportunity to present work for competition and display in our gallery. If you are a non-professional artist, you are invited to submit works for this show; you do not need to be a member of the Fine Arts Center. Digital images of artwork are due by May 6; physical artwork must be submitted May 6 - 8, during open hours. To avoid large gatherings, the awards ceremony will be held via FaceBook Live at 1 pm, Sunday, May 16. The show will be exhibited in the Salmon River Fine Arts Center gallery May 16 - June 9.

Please read the Sunday Artists Show Prospectus for detailed information on eligibility and artwork guidelines, submission procedure, entry forms and tags, and judging and awards.

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  • Member Summer Show
  • Guidelines & Dates
  • Submission Dates & Times
  • June 10 - 12
  • Exhibition
  • June 17 - August 18
  • Pick Up Art
  • August 19 - 21
  • Salmon River Fine Arts Center

This summer we are featuring our Members Summer Show, a collection of fine artwork created by our very talented Fine Arts Center members. The exhibition will be from June 17 - August 18 in the Fine Arts Center. If you are a member, please consider showing your work in this event. The dates to submit artwork are June 10 - 12, during open hours.

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  • Hooked on the Salmon River Juried Art Exhibition
  • Guidelines & Dates
  • Submission Dates & Times
  • August 19 - 21
  • Exhibition
  • August 27 - October 27
  • Pick Up Art
  • October 28 - 30
  • Salmon River Fine Arts Center

You are invited to participate in the second annual “Hooked on the Salmon River Juried Art Exhibition,” a themed exhibition that celebrates fishing and the beauty of the Salmon River. The exhibit was developed to feature work from the region’s fine artists inspired by this beautiful and swift-flowing river that runs through the small historic village of Pulaski, drawing fishermen, nature enthusiasts and tourists from all over the globe. All styles and genres of fine art and fine craft will be accepted from both emerging and established artists 18 and older. Artwork must have been completed in the last two years. The submission dates are August 19 - 21, and the exhibit will be on display from August 27 - October 27 at the Salmon River Fine Arts Center.

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  • Members Fall - Winter Show
  • Submission Dates & Times
  • October 28 - 30, 2021
  • Exhibition
  • November 1, 2021 - January 26, 2022
  • Pick Up Artwork
  • January 28 - 30, 2022
  • Salmon River Fine Arts Center

From November 2021 through January 2022 we are featuring our Members Fall - Winter Show, a collection of fine artwork created by our very talented Fine Arts Center members. The exhibition will be from November 1, 2021 - January 26, 2022 in the Fine Arts Center and can be seen during open hours and by appointment.

If you are a member, please consider showing your work in this event. The dates to submit artwork are Thursday, October 28 - Saturday, October 30, during gallery hours. The community looks forward to seeing your work.