Student Exhibition Photo: Parrish Art Museum

Annual Student Exhibition


The 2021 Student Exhibition will be held March 6 – April 18, 2021.

All public and private elementary, middle, and pre-schools in the townships of Riverhead, Southampton, East Hampton, and Southold are eligible to participate. All public and private high schools in the townships of Riverhead, Southampton, East Hampton, Southold, and Brookhaven are eligible to participate. Home school groups in these townships are also eligible. An online version of the exhibition will open on March 13.

Please register by February 5, 2021. Deliver work to the Museum between February 22 and 26, 2021.

Click here for 2021 Participation Guidelines

Click here for PreK – 8th grade: Registration Form PK-6

Click here for Middle and High School: Registration Form Middle and High Schools

Please call 631-283-2118 x121 or email with any questions.

Click below to view installation images of the 2020 exhibition.


Guided school tour.

School Visits


Teachers and students are invited to explore the Parrish’s permanent collections and special exhibitions including the outdoor exhibition Field of Dreams. Interactive lessons focus on a small selection of objects to encourage observation and discussion. A variety of grade-specific themes are available and online tours and workshops can also be arranged.

  • $65 per class for guided visits with gallery activity or studio workshop
  • All school programs, tours, and workshops are FREE for Southampton and Tuckahoe Schools 

School visits should be arranged in advance. For information please email, or phone 631-283-2118 x121

Professional Development


Please join us for a series of professional development workshops presented by Parrish and The Watermill Center in collaboration with NYSATA Region 10.


The Parrish Art Museum’s educational programming is supported, in part, by Milford D. and Janice B. Gerton/Arts and Letters Foundation; the Institute of Museum and Library Services; May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation; Joseph M. Cohen, Long Island Community Foundation; The John J. McDonnell Margaret T. O’Brien Foundation; Bobbie Braun/The Neuwirth Foundation; The New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; Patricia and David Rung; William Talbott Hillman Foundation; and Town of Southampton. Special thanks to the Art Spirit Foundation. Additional support for the Parrish education programs is provided by the Museum’s annual Spring Fling and Midsummer Party benefit events and the Book Club Friends of Martha Scriven Campanella.