Gallery Policy

Mission Statement for Riverfront Library Art Gallery

The mission of the Riverfront Art Gallery is to present a diverse and balanced schedule of exhibits of high caliber, progressive artwork and related programs not frequently seen in Yonkers or Westchester County, with an emphasis on educational merit.

Procedures and Guidelines

A Gallery Committee, appointed by the director of the Yonkers Public Library, pursues. reviews and recommends distinctive applications for exhibits from artists, organizations and exhibitors/curators. Consideration will be given to community responsiveness. All decisions will ultimately rest with the committee.

Requirements for consideration of applications for one-person or group exhibits are: Artist's statement on the work to be presented

  • Artist's C.V.
  • Up to three references (e.g. from another gallery, peer artists, employer)

Applications should be sent to the Gallery Committee either digitally or by package to or 1 Larkin Center, Yonkers, NY 10701.

Applications will be reviewed in a timely manner; decisions made within 90 days.




Adopted by the Library Board of Trustees

November 10, 2009

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