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Boca Artists Guild and Chamber of Commerce Invites Entries to 28th Annual Open Juried Art Exhibit

The Rickie Report is excited to share this Open Call to Artists in South Florida! Boca Festival Days is a juried show which the Boca Artists Guild and the Boca Chamber of Commerce hopes everyone will enter.  There are cash awards! The details are in this article. Send us an email when you get accepted – we would love to share your good news!

Boca Festival Days

28th Annual Open Juried Art Exhibit


Deadline: July 30, 2013


Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony

 August 8th 6-8 pm

Exhibit dates: August 4th – 31st , 2013



The Artists’ Guild of the Boca Museum of Art invites all South Florida Artists to enter their original fine art in the Boca Festival Days 28th Annual Open Juried Art Exhibit at the Wyndham Boca Raton Hotel.  The exhibit runs from August 4th through August 31st, 2013. Online entries must be submitted by July 30, 2013. The exhibit will be juried by Jamie Cordero. 


Boca Fest

Boca Fest

Works will be exhibited at the Event Center of the beautiful Wyndham Boca Raton Hotel. The opening reception will be held on August 8th, 2013 from 6- 8pm, with complimentary hors d’oeuvres & wine sponsored by the Wyndham. The Wyndham Hotel Event Center is located at 1901 Military Trail Glades Road Boca Raton, FL (561) 368-5200


Glen Heino and his artwork

Glen Heino and his artwork

This show is a joint collaboration in supporting the visual arts, the artists, and enhancing cultural growth locally in our art loving community. “We are excited to participate again with the Boca Raton Chamber in support of Florida’s creative and innovative art experience through Boca Festival Days and exhibiting at the charming Wyndham Hotel,” says Judith Hochroth, co-chairperson of the exhibit and vice president of the Artists’ Guild. “We encourage new artists to partake in our upcoming juried exhibition in helping to create a platform for new and exciting artistic styles exhibiting right here in our community,” adds Hochroth.



Artwork Delivery – Sun. August 4, 2013 9:30 -12 pm 

Wyndham Boca Raton, Event Center  1901 Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL 33432  (Second floor; side entrance from parking lot)

Unaccepted work – pick up same day 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Show Opens  Sunday August 4, 2013

Reception & Award Ceremony – Thurs. August 8, 2013 6 to 8 pm

Final Pick Up: Saturday, August 31, 2013 from 9:30am to 10:30 am

Cash Prizes will be Awarded 

Entry Fees: $30. BMAG Members ($35  Non-Members) by check or PayPal 

Two Pieces of Art – No Late Entries  All work must conform to The Artists’ Guild Exhibition Guidelines 


Guidelines for Eligible Work: 

  • Art Work shown in previous Boca Festival Days Exhibitions cannot be entered.
  • Original work only – no giclees or work done under instruction.
  • Artists may reference ONLY their own photographs.
  • Sculptors must provide their own pedestals

Presentation Rules: 

  • Large Paper media must be glazed with Plexiglas.
  • Unframed oils and acrylics must be finished on all sides – no staples showing.
  •   No damaged frames or mats; mats must be clean.
  • Frames must be securely wired with wire ends taped over.
  • No saw –tooth hangers.
  • All entries must have properly completed ID labels – No P.O.R. or N.F.S.

General Rules: 

  • All work must be for sale.
  • No changing of titles or prices after deadline.
  • 20% of all sales will go to the Boca Museum of Art

Checks Payable to: Boca Museum of Art     Mail to Guild Treasurer: Flo Roghaar, 417 SW 7th Terrace, Boca Raton, FL 33486

For Information please contact Co Chairs:
Glenn Heino    And Judith Hochroth

To Enter :


The Artists’ Guild
An auxiliary of The Boca Raton Museum of Art


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