The Artists of Palm Beach County (APBC), is happy to announce FLORIDA WILDLIFE 2014, an exhibit to honor our indigenous wildlife to benefit the Busch Wildlife Sanctuary. The show will be on display October 1 – November 14, 2014 in the Art on Park Gallery in Lake Park. Art lovers will see images of animals, natural environments, plants and landscapes found in Florida. The public is invited to the Opening Reception on Friday, October 10th, with an after party at the Brewhouse Gallery the same evening. Busch Wildlife is the benefitting charity. The Rickie Report shares the details and some examples from the exhibit, plus 2 upcoming calls to artists.
ARTISTS of PALM BEACH COUNTY
Invite you to
“Florida Wildlife 2014″
Friday, October 10, 2014 5 – 8 pm
Art on Park
800 Park Avenue Lake Park, FL
After Party at The Brewhouse Gallery
720 Park Avenue Lake Park, FL
starting at 8pm
Busch Wildlife Sanctuary
Exhibit is on Display October 1 through November 14th
The Artists of Palm Beach County (APBC), is happy to announce FLORIDA WILDLIFE 2014, an exhibit to honor our state’s indigenous wildlife to benefit the Busch Wildlife Sanctuary. The show will be on display October 1 – November 14, 2014 in the Art on Park Gallery, 800 Park Avenue, in Lake Park. An Opening Reception will be held on Friday evening, October 10th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to view and purchase the art as well as enjoy drinks and refreshments at this free event. There will be an After Party at The Brewhouse Gallery (720 Park Ave, Lake Park) starting at 8pm.
“Blue Cypress Lake” by Maxine Schreiber
The FLORIDA WILDLIFE 2014, a juried exhibit, presents the work of accomplished artists in a variety of mediums including oils, pastels, photography, watercolors and mixed media. The exciting works reflect or represent images of animals, plants, natural environments, or landscapes found in Florida. A portion of all purchases will be donated to the Busch Wildlife Sanctuary, 2500 Jupiter Park Drive, Jupiter, FL, a place dedicated to the rescue, preservation and rehabilitation of Florida’s wildlife.
“Drying Off” by Jack Rosenberg
The unique refuge, which combines a nature center with a wildlife hospital, offers visitors a one-of-a-kind opportunity to learn about Florida’s wildlife and natural environments. Nature trails lead visitors through pine flatwoods, oak hammocks, and cypress wetlands. Along the trails are wildlife habitats exhibiting a variety of native animals from eagles to panthers, crocodiles, foxes, snakes, bears, and more.
“Tree Frog” by Cora Ciaffone
In addition to the current exhibit, the gallery is now the studio home for 13 talented resident artists: Sheree Blum, BJ Collister, Lynda Donigan, Reynoldo Duran, Joseph & Irma Friedman, Mark Grothe, Maureen Holdreth, Jeff Lucas, John Vincent Palozzi, Dorothy Sandlin, Carol Turano, and Dick Yosinoff. Their powerful artwork covers the walls around the perimeter of the gallery and will be on display at the opening reception. All work is available for purchase. Cash, checks, and credit cards are accepted.
“Shorebirds” by Frances Lynn
Regular gallery hours are Monday through Saturday from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. For directions or other gallery information, call 561-345-2842 or visit www.artistsofpalmbeachcounty.com
2 UPCOMING CALLS TO ARTISTS
1) Upcoming Exhibits: start preparing now!
HOLIDAY EXHIBIT 2014
Give ART to Children for the Holidays to benefit Alliance For Kids
The theme of this exhibit is Art FOR Children. Works should be appropriate to give to children as Holiday presents. They could be images, sculpture, books, toys, dolls, etc. Use your imagination and creativity! Items should be priced no more than $99. This is a Holiday Exhibit, and will be promoted as an opportunity to purchase holiday gifts for children. Our objective is to SELL your work, so please consider what you enter, and be guided accordingly.
Submission begin date: Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Submission deadline: Wednesday, November 5, 2014
2) CLASSICAL MUSIC 2015
An exhibit Celebrating Classical Music with Art
Classical South Florida, WPBI Radio
The theme of this exhibit is CLASSICAL MUSIC. Works should reflect or represent images of music, musical instruments, orchestras, musicians, composers, ballet, opera, etc. It could be an image, sculpture or a book. Use your imagination and creativity! Multimedia welcomed. Maximum Size: 40″ wide x 60″ high.
Submission begin date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Submission deadline: Wednesday, December 17, 2014
GALLERY SPACE AVAILABLE
The Art on Park Gallery at 800 Park Ave. in Lake Park has a gallery space available beginning September 19th. The space is 10 feet wide and 5 feet deep and against the wall (floor to ceiling). It is both or either a working space and display space. It rents for $150/month. First and last month rent to begin. You may apply and ask questions by calling 561-345-2842 or by emailing:
You can visit our Virtual Gallery to see the work of our Resident Artists at:
As part of your rental agreement you will be included on the website with your unique, individual web page at no extra charge.
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