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Supporting The Arts & Arts Councils Everywhere

Volume 5 No. 42 November 10, 2023

Something interesting and wonderful happened recently. Oscar Sales, long-time marketing director at Riverside Theatre and old friend, has offered to produce next week's Arts Blast! I'm accepting the offer as a combination birthday/Christmas gift and feeling grateful for such a good friend.

Can you feel the cool air on your face as you skid down that hill of the final two months of 2023?

Arts Blast's online calendar lists more than 30(!) things to do just this weekend and that doesn't count the many ongoing events!

Something hardly anybody knows about me is that when I was a youngster, when the other kids were reaching for the funnies, I'd grab the racing results. This was a week when my nose directed me to an incredibly beautiful statue of Secretariat. If you don't know the name, Google it. Dabbling in sculpture myself from time to time, I just had to share. Scroll down.

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Arts Blast on the Air with Willi Miller

November 9, 2023 - Marcos Flores joins us to discuss the amazing concert series at Christ By The Sea Church. Jessica Russell, Director of Christian Education at First Presbyterian Church of Vero Beach, tells us about their OPen Mic Evenings on the second Tuesday of each month.

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In This Issue

MartinArts Awards 2023

Treasure Coast Chorale

Volunteers Needed

Holidays at McKee, Heathcote, and More

Sunset Concerts Vero Beachside and Stuart

FusionFest with Central Florida Vocal Arts

Miami Book Fair

BVB at VBMA at last!

Secretariat Sculpture Dedication

And More ...!

Scroll down for a load of entries from the Arts Blast online calendar. Keep checking online for regular updates.

Space is limited; pre-registration required.

Tickets include admission to the galleries. Galleries open at 4:30pm; come early to see the exhibition.

Ballet Vero Beach returns to the Vero Beach Museum of Art to reflect the fall exhibition M.C. Escher: Infinite Variations. Ballet Vero Beach Ballet Master Camilo A. Rodriguez creates an evening length work using the music of Eric Satie to explore Escher’s use of symmetry and asymmetry, pattern, repetition, and depth of field. Featuring the phenomenal professional dancers of Ballet Vero Beach, this performance represents the first time BVB has given interpretation of an exhibition to a singular choreographer. You do not want to miss this!

The Gifford Youth Orchestra (GYO), led by CEO Dr. Crystal Bujol and Executive Director Charles R. “Casey” Lunceford II, announces its 20th Annual Concert on Saturday, November 11 at 1 p.m. at the Emerson Center, 1590 27th Ave. in Vero Beach. Light refreshments will be served at a reception. The concert is free and open to all. Donations will be accepted. 

For more information on GYO and how to donate, go to

Happy Holidays in Florida - Part 1

McKee Botanical Garden

2023 Festival of Lights

 McKee Members Only on Wednesday, December 13 and Thursday, December 14. The event is open to the public and McKee members on Friday, December 15 through Sunday, December 17, Tuesday, December 19 through Friday, December 22, and Thursday, December 28 through Saturday, December 30 from 6 to 8 pm nightly. The last admission is at 7:30 pm on each of these nights.

The Garden will close at 5:00 pm and will reopen at 6:00 pm for these special events.


Note: Off-site parking and shuttle buses are located at 146 Vista Royale Blvd. (less than a mile south of McKee Botanical Garden).

For a complete listing of dates and times of all the activities, please visit our website at

Sarasota - Marie Selby Botanical Garden

Lights in Bloom after sunset

December 8-10, 12-23, 26-30, 2023; and January 1-3, 2024 Early Entry: 5:30 – 9:00 p.m. General Entry: 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. Lights in Bloom® features more than two million lights illuminating the gardens and walkways of the Downtown Sarasota campus.

Advance ticket purchase is strongly encouraged.

Heathcote Botanical Gardens

Garden of Lights

The Gates open at 5:30 pm for admission and the last guests are allowed to enter until 8:30 pm. With your paid admission you are treated to not just the 5 acres of handcrafted light displays. Santa is on site for you to chat with and get that Holiday photo.There are photo ops galore scattered about the Garden of Lights design, including Heathcote the Bear. Food trucks, music, scavenger hunt for kids. No pets are allowed during this event.

Christmas on Main - Stuart

Friday, November 24

4 - 7 pm

City Hall Annex Parking Lot

300 St. Lucie Ave


PALM BAY - Melbourne

Space Coast Light Fest

2023 Update

Due to reasons beyond our control, we have decided to cancel the light festival until further notice. 


 However, we remain optimistic and hopeful. The magic and wonder of the Light Festival is only being paused, not extinguished. We are dedicated to bringing back the festival in all its luminous glory as soon as it is feasible

MartinArts Awards 2023

Before there were the MartinArts Awards, there were The Marties. I remember how honored I was to be nominated for one way back when I was producing Arts Spotlight on WQCS, the NPR affiliate on the Fort Pierce campus of Indian River State College.

Awards are given in two basic categories: Honorary and Nominated

  • Honorary Awards are selected by the MartinArts Board of Directors and represent a legacy of commitment to things such as leadership, arts education, philanthropy and lifetime achievement.
  • Nominated Categories are divided into Professional Artist and Student Artist (High School Seniors only) and represent the visual, performing and literary arts disciplines. The awards are presented to an individual in each category with a proven record of artistic excellence, outstanding civic responsibility, and whose leadership has improved the quality of life in our community through the arts. 

Guest performers at this year’s event included a performance by Martin County High School’s award-winning OPUS (Outstanding People United to Sing) and the Treasure Coast Community Singers Youth Choir, accompanied by Marguerite Krull. Also performing are Reva Rogers, director of choirs at South Fork High School; Kerry Rocks, vocalist and choir teacher at Hidden Oaks Middle School; David Axton, assistant principal at Hobe Sound Elementary; Rebekah Madebach, actor, and 2023 nominee, pianist Brandon Glick, director of music ministry at St Mary’s Episcopal Church.

Honorary Award Recipients

Grace Linn - Lawrence A. Sanders Lifetime Achievement in the Arts

John Egan - Excellence in Arts Education

Kia Fontaine - Arts Leadership

Sue Sokol - Arts Service

Hank Gonzalez - Special Recognition

Corporate Leadership in the Arts

Nominated Award Recipients

Jennifer Collins - Literary Artist

Brandon Glick - Performing Artist

Dot Galfond - Visual Artist

Jazmine Cratty - Student Literary Artist

Student Performing Artist - Logan Jacobs

Daphne Dalton - Student Visual Artist

Sunset Concert in Stuart

Join us for Sunset Concerts in the Gallery in person at the Court House Cultural Center on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30PM. Each of the concerts reveals the individuality of each of the amazing artists, presenting a wide range of talent from elementary school age up to professionals of all ages! $5 for non-members, free for members. Open to the public.

Registration required.  Capacity is 50 people. Reserved seats will be released at 5:25PM to nonregistered guests who are waiting for a seat.

  • Tuesday, November 14, 2023
  • "Thanksgiving and Celebration of our Veterans"
  • Featuring Susan Callahan and Friends present a concert of inspirational and patriotic songs.

Sunset Saturday Concert in Vero

Sunset Saturday Concert

Veterans Day Salute

Saturday, November 11, 5.- 8 p.m.

Ocean Drive at Humiston Park

Music by Sleepin Dogz Band

Food Vendors - Leave your coolers at home

Soft Drinks-Beer-Wine-Water

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: Vero Beach Art Club


Volunteers needed between 3:00-5:00 and 5:00-8:00. Please call us (772) 226-5459 or email us at if you are able to help!

FusionFest with Central Florida Vocal Arts

Join us for Orlando's favorite Thanksgiving tradition, FusionFest!

On Saturday and Sunday after Thanksgiving Day in Downtown Orlando, FusionFest presents its signature festival that draws people from more than 110 different cultures to experience music, dance, food, visual arts, spoken word, games, and interactive activities.

No tickets needed; it's free! Just show up on the Dr. Phillips Center Seneff Plaza lawn anytime after 10 a.m. on Saturday or Sunday and you will be greeted with the warm hospitality of over one hundred cultures. To learn more and view the full festival program, visit visit FusionFest's website..

Messiah at First Baptist Church Vero Beach

Vero Beach Art Club's Art in the Park

2023 Dates:

Sunday,October 22

Sunday, November 5

Sunday November 19

Sunday, December 10


2024 Dates:

Sunday, January 14, 2024

Sunday, January 28, 2024

Sunday, February 18, 2024

Sunday, February 25, 2024

Sunday March 24, 2024

Sunday, April 7, 2024


CALL FOR ENTRIES: Florida clay artists invited to enter 2024 Form + Fire

Indian River Clay invites Florida clay artists from across the Treasure Coast, Space Coast, Gold Coast – any area of the state -- to take part in the 2024 Form + Fire, a high-quality juried art exhibition returning for the second year. 

Application deadline is now January 15, 2024 for the show, which will run from March 1 to March 22, at Vero Beach’s Raw Space Gallery, 1795 Old Dixie Highway, Vero Beach.

Applications must be made online through Indian River Clay’s website:

Do you have a passion for the arts? Love the thrill of the stage, the magic of storytelling, or the camaraderie of the theatre community? Here's your chance to shine, create, and connect as a volunteer at our Community Theatre! 

Volunteer Opportunities: Acting, Advertising, Back Stage, Board of Directors, Building Maintenance, Carpentry, Choreography, Community Outreach, Costumes, Dancing, Directing, Electrician, Fundraising, Grant Writing, Improv, Lighting, Play Reading, Plumbing, Producing, Set Design/Painting, Set Dressing/Props, Special Effects, Stage Manager,Tech Crew, Ushering, and more!

Contact us at or visit to express your interest and learn more about becoming a vital part of our community theatre. 

Treasure Coast Chorale

The Treasure Coast Chorale opens it season Sunday, Nov. 12, 4 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Vero Beach, 2206 16th Ave.

The concert, I Want to Be in That Number, will be directed by Dr. Michael Carter. Audience favorites will be on the bill, Carter said. The program of musical favorites will include decades of hits, from When the Saints Go Marching In to 42nd Street and Rock Around the Clock.

Joining the TCC will be The Dolls (Patti Carter, Dolores Mark, Kim Morgan) and dancer Lily Goulet. Local musicians Judy Carter, Dave Mundy, and Richie Mola will accompany the vocalists.

A suggested donation of $10 will be received to support the Treasure Coast Chorale. Doors open at 3:00, concert begins at 4:00. Reserved seating is available for groups.

Miami Book Fair Is Here!

Click here for the downloadable guide to the 2023 Miami Book Fair.

Click here for publisher Simon & Schuster's list of banned and challenged books.

Friday, December 1 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Saturday, December 2 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Sunday, December 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Winterfest is the rebranded, signature fundraising event for Riverside Theatre’s educational programs, formally known as Festival of Trees.

Considered Vero Beach’s premier holiday event, this festival transforms Riverside’s campus into a holiday wonderland filled with beautifully decorated trees, centerpieces, wreaths, vendor booths, arts and crafts, live performances, Santa’s Village, and even an “ice” skating rink!


Fifty years to the day of his retirement, November 11, 1973, Paris County, Kentucky, will honor Triple-Crown winner (and so much more), Secretariat, with the unveiling of a life-size sculpture in Secretariat Park. Oh, to be in Kentucky this weekend.

Coming Up on the Arts Blast Calendar

(Updated daily at

Indian River County

Nov. 10, 5-7:30 p.m. - Nature Inspired Art Series The Magic of Trees at Environmental Learning Center - Veronica Ory

Nov. 10, a.m. - Writers Window Pane - free writing critique group at Vero Beach Main Library

Nov. 11, 7:30 - And So It Goes - Ballet Vero Beach at Vero Beach Museum of Art. Tickets in advance at VBMA.

Nov. 11, 11 a.m. - Playtime in the Park - Tales of Thanksgiving - Riverside Theatre

Nov. 11, 1 p.m. - Gifford Youth Orchestra's 20th Anniversary Concert at The Emerson Center

​Nov. 11, 1 p.m. - Susannah Marren at VB Book Center - Maribelle's Shadow

Nov. 11 - Sunset Saturdays at Humiston Park, VB

Nov. 11-12 - Annual Holiday Art and Craft Expo at IRC Fairgrounds

Nov. 12, 4 p.m. - Treasure Coast Chorale presents I Want to Be in That Number at First Baptist Church, Vero Beach

Nov. 13, 6:30 pm. - Monthly meeting of Indian River Bromeliad Society - Garden Club of Indian River County

Nov. 14 - 16 - 25th anniversary VAPA Show - Come Back Home - in the Charter Dome at IRCharter HS

Nov. 14, 2 p.m. - Italian Genealogy interest group at VB Main Library

Nov. 14, 7 p.m. - Orchestra Concerto Competition at VBHS

​Nov. 14, 7 p.m. - Open Mic Night at First Presbyterian Church VB

Nov. 14-Dec. 12 - Film Studies at Vero Beach Museum of Art: Canadian Interlude: Maple Leaf Tales from Our Northern Neighbors


Nov. 17, 7 p.m. - The Ultimate Christmas Variety Show with the Edwards Twins at the Emerson Center

Nov. 17, 5-8 p.m. - 3rd Friday Art Walk at Lopresti Art Gallery, 900 7th Ave., VB

Nov. 18, 11 a.m. - Playtime in the Park - Dance Along with Mia - Riverside Theatre

Nov. 18, 3-8 p.m. - Downtown Vero Beach Tree Lighting at Pocahontas Park, 14th Avenue - This is a free, family-friendly event

Nov. 18 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. - The Sebastian River Art Club Arts and Crafts by the River - Riverview Park, Sebastian

Nov. 18, 2-4 p.m. - A Tribute to Weldon J. Stout exhibition and sale at Stouthouse, 13700 Ruffner Lane, Sebastian

Nov. 18, 5:30 p.m. - A Musical Evening of Escher w/ACO at VBMA

Nov. 19, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Art in the Park - Vero Beach Art Club in Humiston Park, Ocean Drive

Nov. 19, 3 p.m. - Space Coast Symphony Jazz Orchestra - The Great Gatsby Party: The Roaring Twenties

Through Nov. 12 - Million Dollar Quartet at Riverside Theatre

Through Nov 30 - Viner Series for the Visual Arts at Community Church of Vero Beach, sanctuary Narthex Gallery

Through Dec. 13 - Feathers, Fins, and Furs at IRC Intergenerational Recreation Center

Through Dec. 29 - Nature-Inspired Art Show at Environmental Learning Center - The Magic of Trees

​Through Dec. 30 - M.C. Escher: Infinite Variations at VB Museum of Art

St. Lucie County

Nov. 10 - 1964 Tribute at Sunrise Theatre

Nov. 10 - Final day to see The Best of the Best at Backus Museum & Gallery

Nov. 11, 8 p.m. - LIVE at the Black Box, Sunrise Theatre --James Yon

Nov. 12, 1 and 5 p.m. - One Act Showcase at Pineapple Playhouse. Little Momma's Ristorante and That's Amoré

Nov. 14, 7 p.m.- Live at the BlackBox - Sunrise Theatre FP Jazz & Blues Society

​Nov. 14, 7:30 p.m. - Celebrating Billy Joel at the Sunrise

Nov. 16-19 - Schoolhouse Rock Live! at IRSC McAlpin Fine Arts Center

Nov. 17-19, hours vary - Magnificent Miniature Masterpieces silent auction at Harmony Music Lounge - Fort Pierce Art Club

Nov. 17-Jan. 7 - Kindred Spirits: Paintings & Letters from the Kiplinger Family Collection at A.E. Backus Museum & Gallery

Nov. 22, midnight - Deadline for entries for Pineapple Playhouse's  One Act Play Festival - So You Think You Can Write?

Third Saturdays, 1-3 p.m. - Jammin' at Oxbow - Oxbow Eco-Center

5400 Northeast Saint James Dr., Port St. Lucie

​Fridays and Saturdays 10:30-Noon - FAU Harbor Branch IRL boat Tours, FP

Through Nov. 10 - Best of the Best at A.E. Backus Museum & Gallery

​Through Nov. 19 weekends - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest at Treasure Coast Theatre PSL

Brevard County

Nov. 10 - William Shatner - Live on Stage - Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan at King Center

Nov. 10 - Contemporary Jazz Artist Keiko Matsui at Gleason Performing Arts Center - FIT

Nov. 10-12 - Native Rhythms Festival 2023 - Wickham Park Amphitheater, Post Road entrance

Nov. 10-Dec. 10 - The Wizard of Oz - Titusville Playhouse

Nov 11: Fly-in / Drive-in Breakfast, Warbird Air Museum, Space Coast Regional Airport, Titusville

Nov 11: North Brevard Art League Holiday Artisan Market, Titusville,

Nov 11-12: Veterans Day Weekend Open House at Warbird Air Museum, Space Coast Regional Airport, Titusville

Nov 11: Downtown Melbourne Food & Wine Festival, Historic Downtown Melbourne,

Nov 11: Bravo Beethoven Concert, Brevard Symphony Orchestra at the King Center

Nov 11: MCO Music Makers of Tomorrow Concert, Melbourne Community Orchestra, Melbourne Auditorium

Nov 12: An Evening with Tab Benoit, King Center

Nov 12: Christopher Cross, King Center

Nov 12: Jazz Concert: Saxophonist Dan Wilborn, Space Coast Jazz Society, Veterans Memorial Center, Merritt Island

Nov 15: Afternoon Tea at Field Manor, Merritt Island

Nov 17: Ehnes String Quartet, Melbourne Chamber Music Society, St. Mark's United Methodist Church, Indialantic


Nov 17: Friday Fest, Downtown Cocoa Beach

Nov 17-19: Central Brevard Art Association Fine Art Show & Sale, Cocoa Beach Library

Nov 17 – December 3: Sister Act, Historic Cocoa Village Playhouse

Nov 17 - Dec 10: A Christmas Carol: The Musical, Henegar Center

​Nov. 18-19 - ArtWorks of Eau Gallie Fine Arts Festival, Melbourne

Nov. 18 - Turtle Trot at Tortoise Island - Brevard SO fundraiser

Nov 18: Jo Koy – World Tour, King Center

Nov 18: Field Manor Beer Fest, Merritt Island

Nov 18: Art by the River, Riverside Park, Sebastian

Nov 18 & 19: ArtWorks of Eau Gallie Fine Arts Festival, Eau Gallie Arts District

Through Nov 12: Dracula, Melbourne Civic Theatre

Through Nov. 19 - Once Upon a Mattress at Surfside Players, Cocoa Beach

​Through Nov. 29 - Winner of Kaleidoscope at Eau Gallery

Through Dec. 2 during library hours - Watercolors of Olde Brevard at Eau Gallie Public Library, 1521 Pineapple. Ave. MLB - Brevard Watercolor Society

Through Dec. 31- Jingle All the Way 41st Annual Holiday Craft Show at Fifth Avenue Art Gallery

Martin County

​​Nov. 11, 7 p.m. - An Evening with Bruce Hornsby - The Spirit Trail: 25th Anniversary Tour  at The Lyric

Nov. 12, 1 p.m. - Rockin' Riverwalk

Nov. 14 - O-Town Motown at the Lyric

Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m. - Ukulele Russ at the Elliott Museum

Nov. 16, 6 p.m. - Jammin' in Jensen

Nov. 18, 10 a.m. - Fine art pop-up &nOpen House at The Gilt Complex

Through Nov. 18 - Day...Night...Dream - Jacquelyn Roesch-Sanchez & Rachel Tribble at Court House Cultural Center, Stuart

Through Nov. 19 - Lend Me a Tenor at The Barn Theatre

Every Sunday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Market on Main, Flagler Park, Stuart

Palm Beach County

Nov. 10, 6 p.m. - Artist Talk: Rachel Rossin  at the Norton

Nov. 11, 6 p.m. - Choral Society of the Palm Beaches Donor Appreciation Dinner

Nov. 12 - Drawing Room Piano demonstrations at Flagler Museum 

Nov. 12, 3 p.m. - Erik Satie: His Music and Improbable Legacy at the Norton

​Nov. 16 - Ticketed runway show for Elegant Threads at Lighthouse ArtCenter

Nov. 16, 5:30 p.m. - Members and media only - Artist Innovation Fellowship Showcase and Exhibition

Nov. 16-18 - An Olde Fashioned Holiday 30th annual juried art & craft show at Old School Square - Southern Handcraft Society, Pineapple Grove Chapter

Nov. 16, 8 p.m. - David Brighton's Space Odyssey at Kravis Center

Nov. 17- Jan. 13 - Exhibition: Whimsy & Wonder at Cultural Council for Palm Beach County

Ongoing Fridays and Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. - Garden Sculpture Tours at the Norton

Thursdays 6-9 p.m. - Clematis by Night

Every Friday, 5-10 p.m. - ART AFTER DARK at the Norton

Through Nov. 12 - Agatha Christies's Murder on the Orient Express at Maltz Jupiter Theatre

Through Dec. 2 - Little Lush exhibition at Lighthouse ArtCenter

Through Dec. 2 - Elegant Threads at Lighthouse ArtCenter

Through Dec. 9 - Wild Things - Sue Gurland at Delray Beach Public Library

Beyond the Treasure Coast

Nov. 10 - Neil Berg's 50 Years of Rock and Roll Part VI  at Van Wezel

Nov. 10, noon - Gallery Perspectives  at Polk Museum of Art

Nov. 10, 5-8:30 p.m. - Lake Wales Live on Orange Avenue

Nov. 11 - William Shatner: Wrath of Khan  at Van Wezel

Nov. 11, 1 p.m. - Documentary Samuel Bak: Painter of Questions  at Polk Museum of Art

​Nov. 12-19 - Miami Book Fair 2023

Nov. 12- Kerry Washington, Jada Pinkett Smith, and Joan Baez open Miami Book Fair

Nov. 12-15 - The Dallas Symphony's Women in Classical Music Symposium: Empowering women in the Arts - Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Nov. 14, 2 p.m. - Second Tuesday Lectures at Collier Museum at Government Center - The Calusa and the Randell Research Center

Nov. 14-March 2 - Out of the Sands: The Origins of Golf on Marco Island - Marco Island Historical Museum - OPENING RECEPTION NOV. 16, 6:30 P.M. - In-person and virtual Artist Conversation with Geo Neptune and Lily Hope - Smithsonian American Art Museum

Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m. - Michael Feinstein at Carnegie Hall

Nov. 16, 2 p.m. - Third Thursday Lectures at Museum of the Everglades - Roadside Reservations: Seminole Tourist Camps Along the Tamiami Trail

Nov. 17, 7/8 p.m. - Miami Book Fair Next Page 40th Anniversary celebration event atMarriott Marquis/Miami

Nov. 17 - Straight No Chaser - Sleighin' It Tour  at Van Wezel

Nov. 18, 8 p.m. - NEW DATE AND TIME: Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons at Van Wezel

Every Saturday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Saturday GreenMarket, 10091 McGregor Blvd. , Fort Myers

Every Saturday 1 p.m. - Saturday Exhibition Highlight Tours at Rollins Museum of Art, Winter Park

ONGOING: Live carillon concerts Thursday - Sunday, 1 & 3 p.m. - Bok Tower Gardens. 

Through Nov. 25 - Whimsy and Wonder - Doug MacGregor - Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers

​Through Nov. 25 - Preserving Collier: 20 Years of Conservation Collier at Collier Museum at Government Center

Through Nov. 26 - Clown Bar  at Alliance for the Arts

Through Jan. 1, 2024 - Carola Bravo: New Monuments 2023 at The Bass

​Through April 14, 2024 -The Nature of Art at MFA St. Pete


Ballet Vero Beach is looking for energetic and outgoing individuals to help us promote the art of dance as a universal language in our community and beyond.







Ballet Vero Beach Volunteers receive FREE tickets, merchandise, and the opportunity to attend volunteer thank you events.

Call for Artists:

The Cultural Council of IRC’s Art In Public Places announces the 3rd annual exhibit with the Vero Beach Museum of Art. Our member artists and gallery affiliates have been invited to exhibit work in the Patten Community Gallery from December 8 to January 21, 2024.

We are accepting 2D and 3D pieces which may include mediums such as textiles, wood, baskets, pottery, jewelry, sculpture, photography as well as paintings and drawings. Original work only.

Artists may submit up to five (5) images of work to by Monday, November 20. Please include the Title, Medium, Dimensions, A brief description and Price. Review the specifications below.


Location: Vero Beach Museum of Art Patten Community Gallery

Theme: Artist Choice

Exhibit Date: December 8 – January 21,, 2024

Exhibit Title: Cultural Council of IRC Members Exhibition

Call to Artists: September 22

Submission Deadline: November 20

Notification Of Selection: November 28

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