The Visual Arts Center offers opportunities for artists of all media to enter exhibitions. Many exhibits are judged, some are juried and each exhibit present an opportunity to win cash prizes and ribbons at the awards reception.
If you are a member interested in displaying your work in a member-only show, please contact the Visual Arts Center. Member Exhibits typically feature four artists at one time, and booking is made up to two years in advance. If you would like to learn more about becoming a member, visit ourmembership page.
We are always in need of volunteers to help receive and hang shows. If you are interested in being part of the hanging committee, please contact us.
Visual Arts Center members have an opportunity to apply to sell your art in the Gift Shop. If you would like an opportunity to apply to sell your art in the gift shop, please contact our Gift Shop Manager at (941) 639-8810 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Exhibit Schedule and Prospectus
Nearly all of the following exhibits are open to members and non-members. Details about eligible works, fees, prizes and an entry form can be found in the prospectus for each exhibit - please read the prospectus carefully.
Water, Water, Everywhere | Receiving May 3 & 4 by appointment
This is a juried exhibition that accepts 2D and 3D artwork from members and non-members. Artists are encouraged to submit their best works. This is NOT a themed exhibit.
This Goff Gallery exhibit is open to VAC members only. All types 2D and 3D artwork is accepted. Feel free to go a little wild! Artworks are allowed to have previously been shown in the Main gallery and other shows such as NAE, the Members Showcase and Fun Arts Festival.
Receiving is by appointment, April 23 from 9am - 2pm. Alternative times available upon request to email@example.com.
"Wild Child" will be on display April 24 - May 29, 2021. For art that is not sold, removal is May 31 and June 1 from 10am - 3pm.