Submit your work for the 2021 festival today, and check back for the latest details about a potential live event in the spring.SUBMIT TO THE UPCOMING 2021 FESTIVAL
Check out last year’s virtual festival, created in response to the Covid-19 Pandemic.VISIT THE CURRENT 2020 GALLERY
Showcasing hundreds of the region’s brightest young singers, dancers, musicians, poets, and visual artists, this annual celebration has become a landmark community event packed with pop-up performances, poetry slams, art shows, and a grand production on our SPAC main stage.
Interested in being a part of the 2021 Adirondack Trust Company Festival of Young Artists?
SPAC is now accepting submissions in the forms of visual art, literary art, and the performing arts for the next FOYA Online Gallery exhibition, set to launch in March 2021.
High school students and youth ensembles who reside in, or are part of a school organization located in the following NY counties -Albany, Essex, Fulton, Hamilton, Montgomery, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Rensselaer, Warren, Washington -are invited to submit photos of artwork, digital copies of literary compositions, and videos of performances.
The deadline for all submissions will be February 1st, 2021.
2021 SPRING THEME
The 2021 Gallery theme will be METAMORPHOSIS. Works inspired by the Gallery theme are highly recommended, as this will increase the chances of your work being selected. However, it is not mandatory to use this theme as your primary source of inspiration for your submitted work to be considered.
In collaboration with WSWHE BOCES 2021 Talent Unlimited Contest
Submit your work below or by visiting spacfoya.org:
NEW THIS YEAR
FOYA 2021 OUTSTANDING ARTIST AWARDS
New this year! In addition to selecting numerous works to be showcased in the online exhibit and potential live event, Saratoga Performing Arts Center is awarding one student in each of the three categories -Visual Art, Literary Art, and the Performing Arts – with the distinction “FOYA 2021 Outstanding Artist”.
In addition, each of the three artists selected will receive $500 to support the further development of their craft. Award money will be granted in the form of a written check and presented to the student either in the mail or at the live event, depending on whether a live event takes place in the spring.