Call to Artists

Town of Jupiter Art Committee • 200 Military Trail, Jupiter, FL 33458 • 561-741-2524

 

Call to Artists for April 1, 2022 “Town Foolery” Exhibition 
 at the Town of Jupiter Art Gallery (Community Center) 

 

The Town of Jupiter Art Committee is seeking submissions for its upcoming exhibition: “Town Foolery”, the Lighter Side of Life.

Deadline to Apply: March 15

Selection of work will be made by March 21

Drop off of work will take place March 28 and 29

What: “Town Foolery” will feature 2D art (drawing, painting, photography, prints, mixed media, etc.) and 3D artwork (sculpture, ceramics, jewelry) focusing on the artist’s interpretation or representation of the Lighter Side of Life. All art will be hung by the Art Committee members in the Community Center Art Gallery located at 200 Military Trail, Jupiter. This exhibition will run from April 1 – May 30, 2022.   

Who can apply: Any artist can submit an application to display; however, Jupiter artists (living and working within the Jupiter area) will be given preference.  

Please email jupiterpublicart@gmail.com to request an application.

Submissions for all 2D (drawing, painting, photography, prints, mixed media, etc.) are hung by the Art Committee members. The gallery area consists of two (2) hallways (one short and one long) on the south side of the Jupiter Community Center Building located at the address listed above; it is directly across (West) from the Town Hall building. We use a ceiling track and hanging rod system. The art is hung on a hook or a tray attached to the rod.  

3D artwork (sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, etc,) must be small enough to fit in a glass display case. No freestanding art or stands are permitted in the Community Center halls. Suitable items are specifically accepted for display in our locked glass cabinet  

Members of the Town of Jupiter Art Committee will review all applications, make the decisions on what will be displayed, and contact those artists that have been selected to exhibit their work. 

Artwork is chosen based on quality, appropriateness, appeal, and availability. You may submit as many pieces as you would like. Keep in mind that they all may not be selected. 

Application packet should include (in addition to the application) – a typed list of each piece (including: Title, Date Created, Size and Media, Price or NFS) and photo of the piece (300 dpi) JPEG files. 

Artwork chosen for exhibit – when brought in for display, must be labeled with name of artist, title of work and contact info (phone, email or website info). Prices or NFS will be included on the display label created by the Art Committee. 

Additional Information: 

  • All purchase and sale negotiations are to be directly conducted between artist and client. The Town of Jupiter Art Committee does not take any commissions for artwork sold. 
  • Artwork chosen for exhibit should be available for the full length of the exhibition time. If an artist needs to remove a piece before the timeframe is completed, it should be noted on the Artist Application form, if possible. The artist must contact Satu Oksanen, Art Committee liaison, at 561-741 2524, to make arrangements. 
  • By signing the Artist Application, the artist grants the Town of Jupiter Art Committee permission to reproduce images of accepted artwork for promotion of its exhibition.