Prospectus

2018 Punta Gorda Quickdraw | January 15, 8:30 am

The 2018 Annual Punta Gorda Quickdraw is presented by the Visual Arts Center and Peace River Painters. This is a fun and friendly competition where artists have 3.5 hours (8:30am - 12:00pm) to depict picturesque historical Punta Gorda in the medium of their choice. This competition is open to all 2D artists. Registration is limited to 50 artists on a first come, first served basis. Registration is $20. Register at the VAC front desk. 

Spectators and artists are invited to join us at the Collector's Preview Luncheon following the Quickdraw at 1:00pm. Preview freshly finished paintings and meet the artists. sandwich buffet will be served by the Wyvern Hotel for $15 per person.


Plein Air | Receiving January 8, 2018 from 9am - 12pm

2D work inspired by the great outdoors! Bring your Plein Air paintings or drawings for this show. This exhibit will accept 2D media only.

This is a JUDGED exhibit and will accept all 2D media including: painting, pen & ink, pencil, scratchboard, hand printing techniques, 2D collage, and digital graphic art. Open to entry from members and non-members.

Download the detailed prospectus and entry form here


Primavera | Receiving March 23, 2018 from 9am - 12pm
 
Primavera means spring: fresh, exciting and inspired by a world in bloom all around us.
 

This is a JURIED exhibit. Entries will be reviewed and some eliminated prior to hanging. All media including: painting, sculpture, jewelry, textiles, metal, wood, basketry, glass, photography, and digital graphic art will be accepted. Open to entry from members and non-members. 

Download the detailed prospectus and entry form here


Water, Water Everywhere | Receiving May 21, 2018 from 9am - 12pm

 

Water, Water, Everywhere has anything and everything to do with water: boating, shing, shells, beaches and more.

This is a JUDGED exhibit and will accept all media including: painting, sculpture, jewelry, textiles, metal, wood, basketry, glass, photography, and digital graphic art. Open to entry from members and non-members.

Download the detailed prospectus and entry form here


Important Information for Artists: