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Two Local Calls To Artists – Don’t Miss These!



  “Big Shot” Photography Exhibit

CONTACT:     Susan Lorenti: 954-588-7275         e-mail:     Deadline: MAY 5th!

It will be a big art show in Jupiter on May 23 2012. Hosted by the Artists Association of Jupiter at their venue, A Unique Art Gallery, local artists from the tri county area will be featured at their juried art show “Big Shot”.  The opening reception for the artists will be held from 5:30 to 7:30pm at the association’s “A Unique Art Gallery” located in the Center Park Plaza, 226 Center Street, one block west of Alt A1A, next to the Jupiter Ale House.

The Artists Association of Jupiter’s members generously opened up part of their display space at their Unique Art Gallery for local photographers to submit some of their latest works to be on display and sale at the Jupiter location.

The photographs on display will be in four categories: Figurative, Photo Journalism, Nature and Creative (artistically altered photographs. Durga Garcia will be awarding the First, Second, Third and Best of Show Honors. Come and support some of the most talented of South Florida’s artists. Wine, cheese and good times for all ages.

Durga Garcia is a published International award winning  photographer, doing fine art images of female forms and landscapes. She is a Certified fine art appraiser holding senior accreditations from the leading appraisal institutes. Durga is a freelance Photographer for artists, galleries and exhibits. She holds positions as the Curator of Exhibitions at the Palm Beach Photographic Center and is the staff photographer at the Lighthouse art Center and Jonathan Dickinson Park.

The association’s monthly open house hosted by the Association in conjunction with neighboring gallery Unique Glass Art, just a few steps away. Stroll between the two galleries; enjoy great fine art and refreshments. Resident Artists Association of Jupiter members, 29 and counting, will be showcasing their works in sculpture, etched glass, photography, original paintings, prints, picture framing and giclees as well.

Founded by Susan Lorenti in June 2010, the Artists Association of Jupiter is a collaboration of artists who work together to promote the awareness of art and education to the community and surrounding counties.  Custom framing is also available in the gallery. Its venue, A Unique Art Gallery, opened its doors on June 1, 2010. Learn more about the organization, its artists and programs on the Association’s website,

For more information on this event call Susan at (954) 588-7275



This is an opportunity to show your work with other professional artists for 6 weeks and gain the benefit of professional sales help, a growing network of clients, and have your work shown at gallery parties, workshops and receptions. The Gallery: Lois Brezinski Artworks at 527 Clematis Street in downtown West Palm Beach.  Now in her second year, she has recently filled the gallery with art ranging from French paintings, ocean photography on surfboards, Safari game, the Everglades, sugar cane fields and bamboo, nudes, boxes covered with abstract art, embellished animal skulls, and beach paintings, along with a fine collection of hand crafted jewelry.

* Dates of Exhibition: July 1st – Aug 15th, next dates Aug 15th to Sept 30th * Deadline of entry June 10th * Artist will be notified by June 17th * size of wall is approx 13′ wide / 11′ tall

ARTIST NAME:________________________________________________________________ ARTIST ADDRESS:_____________________________________________________________ CITY/STATE: ___________________________________________ZIP:_____________________ PHONE:_____________________________ ALTERNATE PHONE:CEL_________________________ EMAIL:___________________________________________________________________ _____ Exact form in which ARTIST name will appear in exhibition and all related materials:

____________________________________________________________________ CONTEST for GUEST WALL: 1 juried candidate will receive a wall space for A PERIOD OF 6 WEEKS Winning ARTIST will receive a gallery sponsored reception. A panel of jurors from the gallery will select the art and notify candidates by mail or phone. Artists are encouraged to enter 3 high res images of their work on CD=ROM  along with the rest of the application to address below.  Or Artists may email 3 High Res images and rest of the application to email address provided below PLEASE No Thumbnails. Only a maximum of 3 well lit, well photographed work will be considered.  Each file should not exceed 2MB .  Entrance Fee $10. Payable by check or money order to LOIS BREZINSKI ARTWORKS.  Entrance FEE is NON REFUNDABLE DEADLINE FOR ENTRY is JUNE 10th.  No exceptions.  SNAIL MAIL ENTRY TO:  LOIS BREZINSKI ARTWORKS, C/O 2007 Bedford Drive, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33403

CD ROM/ or DVD of three images as described above * Current Resume * Artist statement/ BIO *  Check or money order $10. Payable to LOIS BREZINSKI ARTWORKS OR EMAIL ENTRY to:

Three JPEG images as described above *  Current Resume *  Artist statement/ BIO * $10 fee can be charged over the phone, please do not email credit card details.

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