Friday, September 14, 2012

Inspiring Spaces

Two Deadlines: (HAND DELIVERY) & (RECEIVE)*

February 22, 2013
February 23, 2013

Juried Art Show Series: Culture Builds...
“Inspiring Spaces”
City of Ocala &
Marion Cultural Alliance

Citizen Services Center
Ocala, FL
March 1, 2013 - September 13, 2013

The City of Ocala and the Marion Cultural Alliance invites anyone over the age of 18 to submit entries for Culture Builds…(“Inspiring Spaces”). The juror will select work to be exhibited; judge’s decisions will be final. Awards totaling $2,000 will be given at the discretion of the judge.

  • Each artist may submit up to five pieces for judging.
  • A non-refundable entry fee of $35.00 for non-members of MCA and $25.00 for MCA members for submission will be charged allowing for the submission of one to three pieces of work.
  • A fourth and fifth piece of work may be submitted for an additional fee of $5.00 for each piece.

  1. Only original drawings, oils, watercolors, acrylics, graphics, photography, mixed media, fiber, and sculpture completed within the last three years may be submitted.
  2. All work must be properly prepared for display.
  3. Pieces to be hung must be wired for hanging. Hanging pieces have a weight limit of 75 lbs.
  4. Sculpture must be able to be displayed on a stand no larger than 16”w x 16”d x 48”h.
  5. Not acceptable work includes: crafts, jewelry, copies of published work, pieces requiring electricity, pieces more than 60 inches in width, or any work previously exhibited in Marion County.
  6. Sale of artwork is encouraged, and work will be offered for sale at the price originally stated by the artist on the entry form.
  7. here will be a 30% commission on all works sold.

* Entries shipped must arrive by date two days prior to first day of receiving.

Download Art Show Prospectus: Art-Show-Prospectus.pdf

Visit website to view Call for Artists (including notes on themes):

Please do not hesitate to contact the City of Ocala’s Cultural Art Coordinator, Melissa Townsend, with any questions: or 352-401-3900.

My Discovery Center
701 NE Sanchez Avenue
Ocala, FL 34470
Phone: (352) 401-3900
Fax: (352) 368-5514

Marion Cultural Alliance
23 SW Broadway, Ocala, FL 34471