Federal Gallery

First Federal Gallery is our largest gallery, featuring the works of members and non-members in several different exhibits throughout the year. While each exhibit may have a themed title, artists are encouraged to enter any peices they feel are an artist's interpretation of the theme. Before entering an exhibit, please review our display guidelines and prospectus. View the Exhibit display requirements. View the Artist Prospectus for the upcoming exhibit.

The 2017 Call for Artists is now available!   Download the 2017 Call for Artists HERE


2018 National Art Exhibition

The National Art Exhibition is one of the Nation's most prestigious juried exhibitions. Entry has begun and will continue through December 10. Learn more about how to enter here.


October 28 - November 30, 2017 | Harvest of Art

Harvest of Art is Charlotte County‚Äôs oldest and most prestigious annual juried exhibit. The exhibit is open to all painting, pen & ink, pencil, scratchboard, handprinting techniques, 2D collage and digital graphic art. Digital graphic art is a new category which is art wholly created using a digital computer program. Photography, computer enhanced art and 3D artworks are NOT eligible. Portraits (drawing, painting, pastel) of exceptional quality will be considered for the Bowles Portrait Award. 


December 5 - 29, 2017 | Flights of Fancy

What Are You Dreaming Of? Express what's in your mind's eye using your favorite medium. This exhibit is open to members and non-members, and will accept all media including: painting, sculpture, jewelry, textiles, metal, wood, basketry, glass, photography and digital graphic art.