Art File

The Art File is a curated online presentation available to the public for viewing through The Painting Center's website. Art File members have a curated web presence on The Painting Center's website as well as the potential for inclusion in our numerous member and guest curated exhibitions. Note: These guidelines are for applications to The Painting Center’s online Art File only

Art File submissions should include the following:

1. An email to containing three digital images with 72 dpi resolution and a maximum file size of 2MB each, accompanying documentation of your images (title, medium, size, year) in a plain text file format and "Art File" in the subject of your email. Please include a link to your website.

2. A biography of no more than 50 words, containing the most pertinent information about you and your work.

3. A brief artist statement of no more than 50 words if you would like to provide one.

If you are notified that your work has been accepted for inclusion in Art File it will be added to the site after your payment of the $75 annual fee has been received, either through our website by clicking "Art File Payment" below, or by check, made payable to "The Painting Center" and mailed to: 

The Painting Center Art File
547 West 27th Street, Suite 500
New York, NY, 10001

Art File Payment