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Art Gallery of Viera Calls For 2D And 3D Art In All Media, Offers Cash Prizes

Art Gallery of Viera in Melbourne, FL announces its 4th Annual Juried Art Show, “Brush With Success”.  This all medium and juried show offers cash awards. 2D and 3D work is welcome. The Deadline for Entries is September 12.  Art Lovers and Art Patrons: The Exhibit begins on October 7th, with an Public Opening Reception on October 10th.  The Rickie Report shares the details here.  Artists who are not in the area are encouraged to apply, as shipped pieces will be accepted.





Art Gallery of Viera

2261 Town Center Avenue, Suite 111

Viera, Florida 32940


Brush with Success 2015

Public Opening Reception:

October 10, 2015

5:30 -8:00 pm

Show Runs October 7 – November 7, 2015



1st Place Gold $500

2nd Place Silver $300

3rd Place Bronze $200

$100 Special Awards

Merit Awards

Judge: Linda Schaner – current owner of Made in USA Framing, Past President Mill Pond Press, Venice, Florida.


Deadline for entries: September 12, 2015

Important dates:


  • Application window: August 3rd – September 12th
  • Entry, images and payment due: Midnight, September 12th
  • Notice of acceptance: September 19th
  • Shipped work due: September 30th – October 3rd
  • Hand delivered work due: October 4th between noon and 5pm.
  • Show opens: October 8th at 10:00am.
  • Opening Reception: October 10th from 5:30-8:00pm.
  • Presentation of Awards: October 10th at 7:00pm.
  • Close of show: November 7th at 9:00pm.
  • Pick up of unsold artwork: November 8th from noon and 5:00pm.
  • Return shipping: Begins November 9th.



1. Artist must be a resident of United States and be 18 or older.


  1. Enter up to 3 pieces
  2. Artwork must be the original work and concept of the artist (no classroom or workshop work) and have been created between 2013 and 2015
  3. No copies or prints of original artwork accepted.
  4.  #1 prints of a limited edition of Photography and/or Digital Art are accepted.
  5.  No artwork previously exhibited at Art Gallery of Viera will be accepted.
  6. This will be a family-friendly exhibit. No sexually explicit or offensive artwork will be accepted.
  7.  Entries may be in any medium and each entry must be ready for display.
  8.  All artwork must be for sale.




1. Size limit is 48 inches in either direction including frame.
2. All framed artwork over 16 x 20 inches must use Plexiglass. No glass.
3. Wall mounted work must be wired and ready to hang with no visible hanging apparatus. No sawtooth hangers.
4. No special installation requirements and no ceiling hung works.
5. All artwork must have finished edges, be gallery wrapped or framed.


1. No larger than Length 36 inches x Width 36 inches x Height 72 inches
2. Weight, moveable by one person.


1. The non-refundable Jury fee is $35 for the first work and $15 each for up to two additional works
2. Payment of jury fees may be made via Pay Pal or by check for digital entries or by cash, check or charge for hand delivered entries.
*Make check out to Art Gallery of Viera and mail or bring to: Art Gallery of Viera 2261 Town Center Avenue, Suite 111 Viera, FL. 32940
3. Accepted works that are shipped will require a $20 per piece gallery handling fee.



1. Art Gallery of Viera handles all sales; collect and pay all sales tax.
2. Art Gallery of Viera retains a 35% commission on all sales and artwork should be priced accordingly.
3. Payment to artist will be made within four weeks of the close of the exhibit.


1. Monetary prizes will be awarded to first, second, and third place with additional merit awards at the judge’s discretion.
2. The judge’s decision will be final.
3. Winners will be announced and a presentation of awards will be made during the opening reception.

Enter via Entry Thingy on our website:

1. Artists may submit 1 image of 2-D work, 2 images of 3-D work, for up to three artworks
2. Accepted files – .jpg, .png, .gif, or .pdf
3. Images must be a minimum of 800 pixels on the widest side and be of good quality.
4. Follow instructions on Entry Thingy

Enter via Hand Delivery:

1. Artists may submit 1 image of 2-D work, 2 images of 3-D work, for up to three artworks
2. Images must on CD or be 4×6 color photo of good quality.
3. Print the entry form. Download Entry Form
4. Bring completed form and photos of image(s) to Art Gallery of Viera at The Avenue, Viera.
5. Jury fee must be paid by cash, check, or charge at time of CD/photo drop-off.

Shipping of Accepted Artwork:

Detailed instructions will be provided upon acceptance.

1. Accepted artists are responsible for all shipping arrangements and expenses.
2. All packing material must be sufficient for safe return. Do not use packing peanuts!
3. All containers must be clearly and properly marked for return shipment.
4. All shipped work must use Plexiglass. No glass will be accepted.
5. Shipped works are due at Art Gallery of Viera between September 30th & October 3rd
6. The $20 per piece gallery handling fee must be included in package.
7. Return shipping of unsold works will begin November 9th.

Labels and instructions for accepted works, shipped or hand delivered.

Drop-Off and Pick-Up of Accepted Artwork:

Detailed instructions will be provided upon acceptance.

1. Artwork accepted for exhibition must be dropped off on October 4th between noon and 5pm and picked up on November 8th between noon and 5pm.
2. Artwork will not be released to anyone other than the artist without prior written authorization by the artist.


Storage Charges:

1. Artwork not picked up during designated time period will be subject to a charge of $5/day
2. No exceptions will be made.


The greatest care in handling and security will be taken at all times. However, Art Gallery of Viera will assume no responsibility for loss or damage. Entry into this show constitutes an agreement to hold harmless Art Gallery of Viera or its representatives from any manner of actions, suits, damages or claims arising from any damages, theft, or loss of artwork occurring during handling, shipping or display at the gallery.



*By submitting this entry you confirm that you have read all the rules and regulations for Brush with Success 2015 and agree with all the terms. You understand that your Jury fee is non-refundable even if your work is not accepted. You agree to release and hold harmless Art Gallery of Viera from any loss/damage. You also affirm that your work is completely original and of your own conception.



Art Gallery of Viera

Art Gallery of Viera




Art Gallery of Viera is pleased to announce its 4th Annual Juried Art Show. This is an all medium show with cash awards going to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners. Brush with Success 2015 will be on exhibit from October 7th to November 7th. An opening reception will be held on October 10th from 5:30 – 8pm. Light refreshments will be provided. A Presentation of Awards will be made at 7:00 pm.


For more information please contact:

Sheri Hughes
Events Director Art Gallery of Viera



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