Summer 18 Student Invitational: Sponsored by the Sansom Foundation
The United Arts Council of Collier County is inviting students grade 6-12 in Collier County to exhibit in the UAC Gallery during the month of September. Students may send up to 4 Jpegs of any 2D work that they would like to be considered for this exhibit as well as a signed Artist Release Form via email to KDonovan@UACCollier.org. The Jpegs should be “saved as” Last.First.ImageTitle. Dimensions and medium should be included in the body of the email.

Exhibit Dates: September 10- October 29, 2018
Entry Deadline: Wednesday, August 29
Notification of acceptance: Thursday, August 30
Deliver Work: Friday, August 31, 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
De-installation and Pick Up: Tuesday, October 30, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. or by appointment.

UAC Gallery
953 4th Avenue North
Naples, FL 34102

Contact: Kristen Donovan, 239-254-8242 ext. 6967
KDonovan@UACCollier.org

Information & Agreement

 

SWFL WAX: Purely Encaustic an Exhibit of Encaustic Art
In the Finemark Bank, Estero, FL. This exhibit is open to SWFL WAX members only. To find out how to become a member visit their website.
-Exhibit Dates: October 12,-November 27, 2018
-Entry Deadline: September 3, 2018
-Application Fee: $25.00
-Receiving Date: October 9, 2018
-Removal Date: November 28, 2018

Contact: Madeline Sugerman, 404-275-3245
madeline@madelinesugerman.com

 

 

Southwest Florida Annual Juried Painting Exhibition: Intersection of Man and Nature: People, Planet, and Prosperity
Friends of Rookery Bay (FORB) and the United Arts Council of Collier County (UAC) are seeking submissions for their annual painting exhibit at the Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center in Naples, Florida. Rookery Bay is part of the National Estuarine Research Reserve located at 300 Tower Rd., Naples, FL 34113
 -Exhibit Dates: November 6, 2018-January 9, 2019
-Entry Deadline: Friday, October 5, 2018, by 4:00 p.m.
-Deliver Artwork to Rookery Bay: Thursday & Friday, November 1 & 2, 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
-Opening Reception: Thursday, November 29, 5:30-7:00 p.m.
-Pick up your artwork at Rookery Bay: Thursday and Friday, January 10 & 11, 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Contact: Kristen Donovan, 239-254-8242 ext. 6967,
KDonovan@UACCollier.org

Application

The Norris Center 2019 UAC Member’s Season Exhibits
The UAC looks forward to yet another wonderful season in the Norris Center! Artists must submit 3 images as jpegs along with the signed document via email to be considered for exhibition. Each artist’s exhibit is 1 month. Artists may exhibit in pairs.
-Exhibit Dates: January, February, March, or April.
-Artists are responsible for their own set up and optional receptions.
-Exhibiting at the Norris Center is a UAC member benefit. If you are not a member please join us today!

Contact: Kristen Donovan, 239-254-8242, ext. 6967
KDonovan@UACCollier.org

Information Packet

The Marco Island Executive Airport 18-19 UAC Member’s Season Exhibits
The UAC looks forward to yet another wonderful season in the Marco Island Executive Airport! Artists must submit 3 images as jpegs along with the signed document via email to be considered for exhibition. Each artist’s exhibit is 4 months. Artists may exhibit in pairs.
-Exhibit Dates: November-February, March-June, and July-October.
-Artists are responsible for their own set up.
-Exhibiting at the Marco Island Executive Airport is a UAC member benefit. If you are not a member please join us today!

Contact: Kristen Donovan, 239-254-8242, ext. 6967
KDonovan@UACCollier.org

Information Packet

 

SWFL WAX: Hot and Cold, an Exhibit of Encaustic Art
In the Punta Gorda Visual Arts Center. This exhibit is open to SWFL WAX members only. To find out how to become a member visit their website.
-Exhibit Dates: December 4,-December 27, 2018
-Entry Deadline: November 3, 2018
-Application Fee: $25.00
-Receiving Date: December 3, 2018
-Removal Date: December 28, 2018
-Reception: December 6, 2018, 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Contact: Madeline Sugerman, 404-275-3245
madeline@madelinesugerman.com

 

 

The Alliance for the Arts Calls for Artists to Submit Work to Dia de los Muertos: A Juried Exhibit
Exhibit showcases traditional Mexican sugar skulls 

-Exhibit Dates: October 5-November 3, 2018
-Entry Deadline: September 20, 2018
-Opening Reception: October 5, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
There will be a $250 prize for Best in Show, $125 for 2nd place and $75 for 3rd place.
Contact:  Krista Johnson, 239-939-2787
exhibitions@artinlee.org

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West Wing Gallery 2019 Season Openings

Monthly openings for artists to exhibit their two-dimensional work are available. If you are interested in displaying your artwork, please submit the following to Marlene Kearns, Friends of the Library:
-Artist’s biography
-Contact information (full address, phone, email)
-Samples of your work — high-resolution digital images (300 dpi or greater) or high-resolution photographs which will be used for the Friends of the Library website and Facebook. Sample images may also be distributed in concert with a press release announcing the exhibit to the Naples Daily News. Please submit in an email with your bio and samples of your artwork to Marlene Kern at mkern@collier-friends.org

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Collier County Government Center

This fall, Collier County will once again display a rotating exhibit of local artists’ and photographers’ work in the Board of County Commissioners chambers, third floor, Collier County Government Center, 3299 Tamiami Trail E., Naples, Florida 34112.
Those interested in being considered must submit a brief letter of interest describing their level of expertise, training and experience along with digital images of seven art pieces proposed to display. All of this should be submitted to Mike Sheffield, director of the County’s Communication and Customer Relations Division (michaelsheffield@colliergov.net).
Artists must be residents of Collier County, at least on a part-time basis. The artwork must be appropriate imagery for a public space and should have a broad appeal to people of all ages, backgrounds and cultures.
For more information, please contact Mike Sheffield at (239) 252-8383

Criteria Info
Artist Agreement and Release of Liability Form

Kristen Donovan: KDonovan@UACCollier.org .