C3: Color, Culture, Character

November 2018

C3 is a show of expressive works encompassing visual stories of cultures and worldly people living authentically within their environment.

Important Dates

Application Deadline: Sat., October 20 

Delivery of Artwork: Mon., October 29 / 2-6 p.m.

Gallery Opening & Reception: Fri., November 2 / 5-8 p.m.

Pick Up: Mon., November 26 / 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Please refer to the application for guidelines and requirements.

“In the Wrong Hands” by Andi Tomassi

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artLAB 

October 20, 2018

The Thornhill Foundation for the Arts‘ annual flagship programming event is ArtLAB.  ArtLAB (Live Artist Battle) is an all-ages Arts Festival and live juried art show.  The community event hosts an open-air market, offers hands-on activities, and provides local Tampa Bay artists a forum to create personal 2D artwork around a theme, followed by a public gallery showing and auction.

The Second Annual ArtLAB will be held on Saturday, October 20, 1018 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.  The all-ages Arts Festival will include ​interactive events for the ​community at large, as well as ​families​, to be able to experience, create, and collaborate through the arts.

Artists over the age of 18 will paint on site under the sprawling oak trees at the Carrollwood Cultural Center. Concurrent family-friendly events and activities will be held adjacent to ​​the live art show.​

Vendors

  • $35/each
  • 10×10 space (tent not required)
  • Discount for competing artists and non-profits

Artists

  • Cast prize for 2D art competition
  • $10 to enter
  • 12×12 canvas included with entry
  • 2 hours to produce
  • Theme announced 10 minutes before the content begins

Only 30 artists slots available.

More Info

For more information on prize package, official rules, entry form, and fees for ArtLAB, contact the Thornhill Foundation for the Arts here.

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Black & White: Back to Basics

December 2018

An art exhibition that showcases the powerful, yet graceful, restraint required for creating art using only a black and white palette.

Important Dates

Application Deadline: Sat., November 17

Delivery of Artwork: Mon., November 26 / 2-6 p.m.

Gallery Opening & Reception: Fri., December 7 / 5-8 p.m.

Pick Up: Wed., January 2 / 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Please refer to the application for guidelines and requirements.

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Student & Faculty Art Show

January 2019

In a celebration of the Center’s students and faculty, this show is open to all students who have enrolled in a class at the Center in the past three years.

Important Dates

Application Deadline: Sat., December 15

Delivery of Artwork: Wed., January 2 / 2-6 p.m.

Gallery Opening & Reception: Fri., January 11 / 5-8 p.m.

Pick Up: Mon., January 28 / 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Please refer to the application for guidelines and requirements.

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