Exhibition Opportunities 2019

Jacksonville Coalition Visual Arts

Juried Fall Members Show


Place: Archway Gallery
ETGO. (Enter 2 and get one entry free.) We may have to jury the entries to fit the space – but everyone will have at least one entry in the show.

  • Art delivery – Friday, September 13, 11am- 1pm *
  • Opening reception, Thursday, September 19, 5pm – 8pm, in conjunction with Atlantic Beach Art Walk.
  • Pick up Saturday, October 12, 11AM – 1PM
  • Dimensions: Maximum size limit Is 22″w x 28″h including frame. For example a 18″w x 24″h standard canvas with a 2″ wide frame. Sculpture maximums are: 18″w x 24″l x 24″h.

Membership $35.00 yearly.

Mail your membership dues to: Please mail your dues to JCVA, P.O. Box 3086, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32004, as soon as possible. – Judy Nagel

Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Art Contest

Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

Entry Drop off: August 22 – 23, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Download the Entry Form

The Friends of the PV Concert Hall and CCPVB have teamed up to bring an open-call art contest and celebration to the Beaches area. The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Art Contest will culminate with an awards party announcing contest winners on Saturday, September 7, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

at PVCH and the winning artist will be presented with a check for $1,000. The People’s Choice Award winner will also be awarded with a $1,000 prize. The winner’s artwork will be used as official, promotional artwork for the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.


All media, including 3D works, are eligible. All entries must be prepared in a professional manner and ready for display. Frames are not required. We reserve the right to reject art.

The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach


The winning piece will be announced during the art contest celebration at PVCH on September 7, 2019. The winning piece will be displayed permanently at PVCH and the winning artist will be presented with a check for $1,000. The People’s Choice Award winner will also be awarded with a $1,000 prize. The winner’s artwork will be used as official, promotional artwork for the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.


The winning piece will be selected by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Board and representatives from the St. Johns County Cultural Events Division. Guests attending the art contest celebration will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite submission for a People’s Choice Award that will be announced the following week.


Artists must print and fill out an Entry Form to be turned in with their submission, the lower portion of the entry form must be filled out and attached to the base or back of submitted art. Submissions will be accepted Thursday, August 22 and Friday, August 23 between 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall. All art will be exhibited at the art contest celebration at PVCH.

The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach

St. Augustine Art Association


Please Refer to the Link Above for Further Details

Exhibition Guidelines – Juried Exhibits

Monthly new exhibits installed, Through an independent jurying process, artists are recognized for their achievements with monetary prize awards, including the Jean Wagner Troemel Best of Show.

ENTRY FEES (PER PIECE) Special fees may apply for designated exhibits. All fees are nonrefundable. Members $15 | Non-Members $35

ARTWORK DELIVERY & PICKUP – Artists must complete an entry form and pay the NON-REFUNDABLE entry fee for each submitted piece. Artwork must be hand-delivered or shipped in compliance with the designated receiving dates and times.

JUDGING & AWARDS – Exhibits, unless noted otherwise, are judged for acceptance and awards. Not all submitted works may be chosen for inclusion into exhibits.

RIGHTS & LIABILITY – The St. Augustine Art Association is not liable for loss, theft or damage to artwork in its possession. Artists may wish to insure their artwork. All efforts are made to treat artwork with care and security. STAAA retains the right to use images of artwork and artists for promotions.

SALES – STAAA will process sales of all artwork on display in the gallery. A 20% fee will be assessed for STAAA members and 40% for non-members.

Calender for 2019 – STAAA

St. Augustine Art Association members only

Fall Members: SEP 6-29, 2019

An exhibit of works in varied styles, media and subjects created by members of STAAA. Special Award – Clark & Alice Alger Artistic Excellence Award. Opening Reception during First Friday Art Walk, September 6, 5-9pm; Awards at 7pm. Artwork of any style, medium, subject may be entered. Max size is 60 inches on any side; 2D & 3D

RECEIVING: Tue Sep 3 | 12-6pm Wed Sep 4 | 12-4pm
Limit 1 Entry | Judged for awards only. All entries will be included.

PICKUP: Sun Sep 29 | 2-5pm

Florida Wild: NOV 1 – DEC 29, 2019

The natural beauty of the Sunshine State shines here! This vivid display explores a wide range of artistic interpretations of Florida’s wild side–plants, animals, wilderness and waterways.

Opening Reception during First Friday Art Walk, November 1, 5-9pm; awards at 7pm. Artwork in any style or medium may be submitted

Max Size is 60 inches on any side; 2D & 3D Subjects must pertain to Florida’s wild side: flora, fauna, animals, wilderness, waterways, etc.

RECEIVING: Tuesday Oct 29 | 12-6pm, Wed Oct 30 | 12-4pm
Limit 2 Entries | Judged for acceptance & awards

PICKUP: Sun Dec 29 | 2-5pm

Tiny Town: St. Augustine Miniature Holiday Village

NOV 16 – DEC 29, 2019

Lenny Ruel’s handmade miniature replicas of St. Augustine’s historic buildings are brought to life in this holiday display. A must-see for the whole family!


2020 Calender

Cutting Edge: JAN 3 – FEB 2, 2020

Artwork in both 2D and 3D pushes the boundaries of ideas and materials in this bold installation of contemporary art.Opening Reception during First Friday Art Walk, January 3, 5-9pm; awards at 7pm.

  • 2D & 3D art in any non-traditional style, medium, or subject
  • Max Size is 60 inches on any side

RECEIVING: Mon Dec 30 | 12-6pm, Wed Dec 31 | 12-4pm
Limit 2 Entries | Judged for acceptance & awards

PICKUP: Sun Feb 2 | 2-5pm

March Artist

Carron Wedlund


Carron Wedlund
Merit Awards


Native to Chicago, Carron Wedlund attended Roosevelt University & Northern Illinois University major: Graphic Design. Later she earned her BFA degree from the University of North Florida.  For many years she worked in the commercial in layout design for print media, corporate identity, and presentation graphics .
2004 became a member of Art Guild of Orange Park, then First Coast Pastel Society, Jacksonville Artist Guild, and First Coast Plein Aire Painters. She has worked in watercolor and acrylics but the medium she captivated with is pastel.
Influenced by Richard Adams, Hercel Stallard, Donna Grasso, Lyn Asselta and Jeanne Pellegrino.

“Marshes at Dusk”

Carron exhibited at several venues in Clay County and in Jacksonville, FL. Exhibition Record includes: solo show, Orange Park Library, Jewish Community Alliance, and frequently exhibits her Pastel drawings through local visual art groups. Carron was honored to receive the title of Senior Female Volunteer of the Year for 2012 by the Clay County Council on Aging. Carron continues to be involved in volunteer activities that bring art to the community.

Meeting Information:

Discussion: 2-19-2019

Where: Cork Street North
603 King Street Jacksonville, FL 32204

When: 6:30PM Show and Tell /Buisness meeting 7PM Begins

  • Membership dues are due now
  • Sign up for Brush with Nature event at Jacksonville Arboretum.
  •  35 openings are avalible 5 slots are filled. Dues must be paid. email Stephen Dunn or Sign up before during this evenings meeting.

T-shirts for sale female and male sizes (logo front and back and aprons w/colored logo on front) theses are $15.00 and aprons also with the color logo

“The Beauty Around Us”

Member’s Show: Marilyn Antram


Where: Ponte Vedra Presbyterian Church’s Bethel Gallery

4510 Palm Valley Road, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

The Exhibit will be up February 3rd to March 15th

Opening Meet and Greet with Marilyn: on Sunday, February 3rd at 10 am  Gallery Hours: Monday through Friday 10 am – 2 pm, closed on Saturday


Marilyn Antram: Ohio-born artist and design major at Ohio State University, She has had the good fortune to be able to spend her early years in the vibrant, creative arena of American Greetings Inc., Cleveland, OH. After her employment with American Greetings Inc. she perused longevity career as a freelance designer and graphic designer. She felt the calling to leave the commercial aspect of art and pursue one in fine arts. Having done extensive illustration during her career, drawing wasn’t a issue, so she consulted with some of Jacksonville’s well known artists and began her future in Fine Arts. Marilyn Antram has found it to be a rewarding decision for her, both professionally and personally. The learning continues by interacting with many artistic and talented professionals in Jacksonville, participating in workshops, attending shows, galleries, and the opportunity to continue as a dedicated painter. She is currently both a member and treasurer for, First Coast Plein Air Painters, Jacksonville Artists Guild, St. Augustine Art Association, and Pines and Palms Artists in Thomasville, GA. 

Painting Opportunities

OWatercolor on paper

Come Join in the Fun and lets create!

All are Welcomed!

Cost: $25.  — This covers Admission To Hofwyl, Catered Lunch at 12:00, Wine Reception, Wet Paint Sale & Display @ 2:00, & Traveling Art Show

Lori Ann Sweet – Hofwyl Plantation-“Rice Barn”

8TH Annual Plein Air Convention and Expohttps://pleinairconvention.com

Where: San Francisco & Wine Country

April 24TH – 28TH, 2019S