NYC Department of Education Borough Arts Festival – Staten Island

May 11, 2024 @ 12:00 PM – June 9, 2024 @ 5:00 PM

The NYC Department of Education’s Borough Arts Festival – Staten Island is proud to return to Snug Harbor to showcase artwork created by students in grades Pre-K through 12 from District 31 and District 75. This exhibition is part of a series of borough-wide events where students will showcase the visual and performing arts projects, they’ve worked on throughout the school year at art galleries, theaters, museums, and public spaces. This year, the student visual arts exhibition will feature approximately 200 exquisite pieces of 2D and 3D pieces of art. Initiated in 2015, the Borough Arts Festival showcases and celebrates the visual and performing arts talents and skills of New York City’s public-school students.

WHEN: May 11 – June 9, 2024 | Friday-Saturday, 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
and Sunday, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

WHERE: Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art at Snug Harbor (Building G; entrance at Building G via Shinbone Alley – take the elevator or stairs to the 1st floor/gallery level)

General admission: $5.00
Student/Senior/Snug Harbor Member: $4.00
BAF participant and their guardians: Free with ID

For teachers interested in booking a class trip to the see the exhibition, please fill out this form:

This program is in partnership with The NYC Department of Education. Snug Harbor arts programming is made possible through generous support from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature, Humanities New York, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, Con Edison – Arts al Fresco, Dance/NYC Rehearsal Space Subsidy, Howard Gilman Foundation and the Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation.