Call to Artists in South Florida!

Submissions Due February 15, 2016


Business for the Arts of Broward (BFA) is seeking entries from established and emerging artists for their 2nd Annual Fundraiser Art & Soul on Friday, April 1, 2016 at GALLERYone DoubleTree Suites by Hilton, Fort Lauderdale, FL from 6:00 pm — 8:00 pm.


Work must be original in concept, design and execution and not previously exhibited at Art & Soul. Works will be selected based on originality, creativity, workmanship and artistic distinction.


BFA is seeking 2D work in these sizes: 12″ x 12″, 20″ x 20″ or 30″ x 30″, including frame (if framed).


This is an open call to all artists with 2-D works.  Works may extend a few inches in depth off the surface, but must not extend beyond size requirements horizontally or vertically.  The theme and medium are open including fine art photography, painting, drawing, print making, paper art, fiber art, wood, clay, metal, glass or mixed media. Works should not exceed 30 lbs.


SUBMISSION:  Contact Robyn Vegas for Submission Forms.


All work(s) must be submitted as high resolution jpegs via email to Robyn Vegas at   Artists may submit up to four (4) different works for consideration that they personally have created.  Submit one (1) high resolution jpeg of each piece of artwork and Art & Soul Artist’s Entry Form.


Early Deadline for submission is Thursday, January 6, 2016 (via email) by 5:00 pm. 
* One early entry will be selected for cover artwork on invitation & marketing and the artist will be featured in a press release.


Final Deadline for art submission is Monday, February 15, 2016 (via email) by 5:00 pm.


ACCEPTANCE:  Accepted artists will be notified by February 23, 2016.  Accepted works may be used for marketing purposes. The Art & Soul committee has final decision on acceptance of work.  Selection will be based upon volume and space availability.  Accepted artists will receive one (1) complimentary admission ticket to the Art & Soul event.  Additional tickets may be purchased by contacting Robyn Vegas, Program Coordinator.

COMMISSION/PRICING: BFA will keep 40% commission of sold work