See You at the Second Annual Ice Sculpture Show at Governors Island!

Join us at Governors Island Winter Village on February 18, 2023 for a day of ice carving and an ice sculpture show!

Selected artists will receive an award of $2,000 to participate, be provided with tools and materials, and be matched with a professional ice carver from Okamoto Studio to complete the work on the day of the event.

Meet Our Current Workspace Residency Cohort!

We are thrilled to have our 2022-2023 cohort of independent artists at our 101 Greenwich studios.

The 2022-2023 cohort of artists include Rachelle Dang, Sherese Francis, Caroline Garcia, Julia Izumi, Anu Jindal, Jessica Lagunas, nia love, Firoz Mahmud, Matthew Sandager, and David Wilson.

Artists Remain the Heart of our Work

At LMCC, our core mission is to provide artists with networks, resources, and support. We center artists and their contributions to the cultural life of New York City.  

Please make a gift to LMCC today, and support independent artists and cultural activity throughout our City.

About LMCC

Founded as Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, LMCC serves, connects, and makes space for artists and community. Since 1973, LMCC has been the champion for independent artists in New York City and the cultural life force of Lower Manhattan.

Resources for Artists

Our arts service programs include residencies, grants, workshops, and professional training for artists from all disciplines and practices.

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The Arts Center at Governors Island

The Arts Center at Governors Island is a new incubator for cultural experimentation and gathering space to exchange in dialogue. This space serves artists and the public alike.

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River To River

Presented by LMCC, River To River is Downtown New York City’s completely free summer arts festival.

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Love us? Get involved!

There are many ways for you to support LMCC, from volunteering to donating.