Artist Opportunities

We offer a selection of artist support services designed to assist in building their professional pathway in the arts. These options include River Artist memberships, gallery rentals, exhibit submissions, art imaging and reproductions. We prepare printed and digital marketing content and print materials for art events, exhibits, local and regional art collaborations. 

We encourage artist exposure through key social media platforms within our supportive WNY art community. If you have any questions on how River Gallery can support your career in the arts, send us an email at: [email protected]

River Memberships

River Art Gallery exhibits original artwork by artists from the Western New York, Buffalo, and the Southern Ontario region. Our artists are affiliated with numerous art societies, as well as represented in national and international art venues. Come enjoy our rotating exhibits, our artist in residence open houses regional and local community events

Fine Art Reproductions

Our deep passion for helping our artists succeed is expressed through River Gallery’s supportive marketing services, designed to help develop and guide each artist’s career within the arts. Partnering with our parent company, Pencil in the River Studio, Inc., can create professionally produced digital master and multiple-sized inkjet “giclée” reproductions of your original artwork.

Gallery Rental Space

River’s two galleries are available for group or individual exhibit rental for all members. We offer open call exhibit submissions, along with a variety of gallery membership options. Our exhibitions are well advertised in social media, regional publications, and are attended by our staff to assure a wonderful experience. Our building marquees advertise our shows and events,and our collaborations with other business and cultural’s help to build River Gallery’s regional presence as an arts destination in WNY.

Marketing Support

Once you become a River Gallery member, we work with our artist in marketing their art brand online and within the WNY arts community. Our design team can help you to prepare professional materials exclusively for your show or event. Whether you need graphics for your exhibit or art show, we’ll help you to create your brand identity with professional marketing tools that stand out from the crowd.