Visual artists are welcome to submit their work for our jury exhibitions. Fill out the artist application and return it to the designated Art Center location with your entries and entry fee. Be sure to read the juried show details carefully before submitting your work, application, and fees.
August 9 “Lift Every Voice”
“Artists using the poetry of troubled youth to ispire their work”
Visual artists invited by The Art Center should choose one of the five poems sent in the invitation to inspire their entry.
Entry deadline: Wednesday, June 1, 2016, by 12 noon
Entry drop-off: TAC Gallery at the Landing, 2 W Independent Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32202. Hours: Monday – Friday, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm., Tues. and Thurs. 2-4p
Notification of unaccepted work: Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Pick-up of unaccepted work: Thursday, August 11, 2016
Opening reception: August 11, 2016 TAC Gallery at the Landing, 2 W Independent Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32202.6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Artwork submitted must be original work by the artist, completed within the last 2 years not under academic supervision. Mass-produced objects or craft kits are not accepted.
2D works must be properly framed with wire on the back or gallery-wrapped canvases, no staples on the sides, with all sides painted. Works with sawtooth hangers on frames and canvases will NOT be accepted. 3D works should be free standing or able to fit on a gallery pedestal. Special installations must be provided by the artist and approved by The Art Center.
Artists 18 years and older residing in the United States are eligible to enter. Cash awards for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place are given based on the amount of entries received.
Insurance is the responsibility of the artist. The Art Center does not accept responsibility of theft, vandalism or damage caused by gallery patrons or staff or caused during transfer for any reason including mishandling by carrier or failure of packaging to protect works in transit. Also not covered is damage cause to work by failure of the work itself, or its mounting systems installed by the artist.
All work must be for sale. The Art Center will take a 40% commission on all work sold by non-members. Commission on works sold by members will be according to artist agreements per member status.