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Gallery Exhibits

CALL FOR ARTISTS 2015 now online. View the list of exhibits, with all important dates for the 2015 season HERE.

Please note that this information is subject to change, so be sure to check each individual prospectus for any updates.
Show prospectus will be available online and at the Visual Arts Center approximately one month prior to receiving date.
A helpful list of EXHIBIT REQUIREMENTS is available online and at the Visual Arts Center to assist you with preparing your work for hanging in our shows.

Check the GOFF GALLERY SCHEDULE for the list of 2015 exhibits in our VAC Members' Gallery.

Winners of MINI/MAXI

First Place

First Place

Oriental Daydream by Joseph Mazzeo

2nd Place

Second Place

Poppy by Patt Bacon

Third Place

Daffy Dill by Susan Sammis



 Merit Awards

First Merit

My Beach
Rosemary Sexton

Second Merit

Too Foggy for Surfing?
Edward Burd

 Third Merit

Paradise Lost
Sandra Poore

Fourth Merit

Brant Point Light, Nantucket
Karol Wyckoff

Fifth Merit

We're Ready
Denise Horne-Kaplan







  • Main Exhibit
  • Goff Gallery

Our Current and Upcoming Exhibits...

Mini/Maxi Show
December 8 - December 11, 2014

Receiving: Friday, December 5, 9am-12noon

Reception (open to the public): Thursday, December 11, 7-8:30pm

Removal: Friday, January 2, 9am-12noon


October 27 - December 4, 2014

Charlotte County's oldest and most prestigious annual juried exhibit, this will be the 26th year for the Harvest of Art.
Receiving: Friday, October 24, 9am-12noon
Reception (open to the public): Thursday, October 30, 7-8:30pm
Removal: Friday, December 5, 9am-12noon

Art of Photography
January 5 - January 22, 2015

Receiving: Friday, January 2, 9am-12noon

Reception (open to the public): Thursday, January 8, 7-8:30pm

Removal: Friday, January 23, 9am-12noon


Current and Upcoming Exhibits in the Goff Gallery

The Opera House Group
Sept 5 - Oct 3, 2014, 9am-4pm, Sat 10-3

Seven artists from Arcadia's Opera House Group, Coordinator Becky Van Pelt.   Exciting work in all mediums and styles.  Free and open to the public.

The Art of Landscape
Oct 3 - 27, 2014, 9am-4pm, Sat 10-2

Goff Schedule 2014-2015

Click here for current Schedule

October 31-November 29, 2014

Celebrate the 11th Fine Arts Festival, Sensuality Meets Symmetry:  Art Nouveau to Art Deco. Come and enjoy the many period-inspired works by our VAC artists on display through the month of November. We invite you to attend as many Fine Arts Festival events as possible, check the website in October for specific event information.  The Grand Opening is October 31 at 4 PM with a ribbon cutting and unveiling of the Festival Mural.

[see Calendars for more information]