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Gallery Exhibits

CALL FOR ARTISTS! ... View the list of exhibits, with all important dates, for the 2014 season HERE.

CALL FOR ARTISTS 2015 now online.  Click 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 2014 exhibits in our VAC Members' Gallery.


First Place

First Place

Water  Totem by

Dedo Cristina


2nd Place

Second Place

Scrambled Eggs by

William Gimbel

Third Place

Floraverde by 

Beverly Yankwitt



 Merit Awards

Ocean's Deep Marcy Chapman 1st Merit
Passing Through David Piper 2nd Merit
 Mind of an Artist James Ellsworth 3rd Merit
Behind the Bar Code? David Kelley 4th Merit
Seed for Thought Susan Sammis 5th Merit
Faith-Hope-Love  Pamela Wilson  Judge's Award 










  • Main Exhibit
  • Goff Gallery

Our Current and Upcoming Exhibits...

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

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]