Awards Reception for “Mostly New: The Grey Art Gallery and You” Undergraduate Writing Competition

In conjunction with the exhibition Mostly New: Selections from the NYU Art Collection
March 21, 2022–May 20, 2023

Come celebrate the winners of “Mostly New: The Grey Art Gallery and You,” our undergraduate creative writing competition with NYU journal West 10th. Join us for a reception honoring all participants and a reading by the winning writers. Light refreshments will be served.

“Mostly New: The Grey Art Gallery and You” invited New York University undergraduates to visit the Grey Art Gallery, NYU’s fine arts museum, and respond to the unparalleled experience of spending time with works of art. All submissions took inspiration from the Grey’s exhibition Mostly New: Selections from the NYU Art Collection.

The top three writers will receive awards and will be published online on The grand prize winner will also have their submission printed in the 2023–2024 issue of West 10th, published in spring 2024.

Hosted with West 10th, the NYU Creative Writing Program’s undergraduate literary journal.

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Starts 5/2/23 6:00 pm
Ends 5/2/23 7:00 pm
Location 19 University Place, NYU  Great Room, first floor
Cost Free of charge


Program Types: Contest Reception