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upcoming exhibits

Every month new exhibits are installed, consisting of works by student, emerging and professional artists. Through an independent jurying process, artists are recognized for their achievements with monetary prize awards, including the Jean Wagner Troemel Best of Show. Other awards include the Ted Karam Memorial for Best Sculpture; the Carl Steinsieck Memorial for Best Figure Drawing; the Emmett Fritz Memorial for Best Landscape Oil Painting and the Ann James Memorial for Best Pastel Portrait. Winners are announced at the Opening Receptions.



JULY 25-AUG 31 6th ANNUAL NATURE & WILDLIFE EXHIBITION
The beauty and wonder of the natural world are celebrated in this stunning gallery-wide exhibition. A large prize purse attracts top artists from near and far whose one-of-a-kind pieces are sold for the benefit of conservation efforts and art education. Prospectus and online appplication at www.staaa.org. Pre-juried for acceptance.

RECEIVING: Sat July 18: 12-6pm Sun July 19: 12-4mp
OPENING: Sat July 25 Opening & Patrons Party
PICKUP: Sun Aug 30 & Mon Aug 31 2-5pm

SEP 4 -27 / 2015 CELEBRATE ST. AUGUSTINE: FALL MEMBERS SHOW
Juried for awards. A special exhibition of works in varied styles and media created by members of the St. Augustine Art Association. Artists may interpret the theme in any way.

SPECIAL AWARD: $450 for the Best Tribute to St. Augustine's 450th Celebration. All entries accepted.
RECEIVING: TUE SEP 1 Noon - 6 pm, WED SEP 2 Noon - 4 pm Limit: 1 entry
The entry fee is $15. STAAA members may enter one piece; all entries will be accepted.
OPENING: FRI SEP 4 1 - 9 pm 450th Music & Street Festival. Awards - 7pm
PICKUP: SUN SEP 27 2 - 5 pm

OCT 2 - NOV 1 / 2015 14TH ANNUAL TACTILE ART SHOW Sponsored by: Community First Credit Union
Juried. An exhibit of touchable art that's visually appealing and engaging for the blind. Includes sculptures, assemblages, pottery, fiber art, reliefs, kinetic art and more, along with Braille signage and selected audio guides. A TOUCH St. Augustine and Art Beyond Sight initative produced in partnership with Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind.

SPECIAL AWARD: Textile Art Guild Nancy Garrard Memorial for Best Fiber Art.
RECEIVING: TUE SEP 29 Noon - 6 pm, WED SEP 30 Noon - 4 pm Limit: 3 entries.
OPENING: FRI OCT 2 5 - 9 pm Awards - 7pm
PICKUP: SUN NOV 1 2 - 5 pm

NOV 6 - JAN 3 / 2016 FLORIDA: PARADISE LOST & FOUND
Juried. This vivid exhibit highlights the flora and fauna, history and happenings, people and places that are unique to Florida, both past and present. The gallery will be closed intermittently during the holidays.

RECEIVING: TUE NOV 3 Noon - 6 pm, WED NOV 4 Noon - 4 pm. Limit: 2 entries.
OPENING: FRI NOV 3 5 - 9 pm Awards - 7pm
PICKUP: SUN JAN 3 2 - 5 pm

JAN 8 - JAN 31 / 2016 BLACK, WHITE AND SHADES OF GRAY
Juried. Midwinter is far from bleak with this sophisticated and surprising exhibition of works in black, white and shades of gray. 2D & 3D of any subject are eligible.

RECEIVING:TUE JAN 5 Noon - 6 pm, WED JAN 6 Noon - 4 pm Limit: 3 entries
OPENING: FRI JAN 8 5 - 9 pm Awards - 7pm
PICKUP: SUN JAN 31 2 - 5 pm

FEB 5 - FEB 28 / 2016 POETRY OF THE BODY: FIGURES & FACES
Juried. Interpretations of the human form rendered in any style or media lend personality to this expressive exhibit. Artworks may include formal portraits, anatomy studies, gesture drawings, busts, statues, figures in the landscape, etc.

Special Awards: Carl Steinsieck Award for Best Figure Drawing; Ann James Award for Best Pastel Portrait.
RECEIVING: TUE FEB 2 Noon - 6 pm, WED FEB 3 Noon - 4 pm Limit: 3 entries
OPENING: FRI FEB 5 5 - 9 pm Awards - 7pm
PICKUP: SUN FEB 28 2 - 5 pm

MAR 4 - 26 / 2016 MINIATURE MARVELS
Juried. The miniature marvels in this exhibit pack a big punch! 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional works in any subject or medium may be nolarger than 15" including the frame.

RECEIVING: TUE MAR 1 Noon - 6 pm, WED MAR 2 Noon - 4 pm Limit: 3 entries
OPENING: FRI MAR 4 5 - 9 pm Awards - 7pm
PICKUP: SAT MAR 26 2 - 5 pm

APR 1 - MAY 1 / 2016 SPRING MEMBERS SHOW
Juried for awards. A bi-annual exhibition of works in varied styles and media created by members of the St. Augustine Art Association. All entries accepted.

RECEIVING: TUE MAR 29 Noon - 6 pm, WED MAR 30 Noon - 4 pm Limit: 1 entry
OPENING: FRI APR 1 5 - 9 pm Awards - 7pm
PICKUP: SUN MAY 1 2 - 5 pm

MAY 6 - 29 / 2016 CANVAS, CLAY, COLLAGE AND CUTTING EDGE
Juried. Four themes combine in one exhibit. This edgy installation explores and pushes the boundaries of materials and ideas. Canvas, Clay, Collage may be any subject. Cutting Edge may be any material.

RECEIVING: TUE MAY 3 Noon - 6 pm, WED MAY 4 Noon - 4 pm Limit: 3 entries
OPENING: FRI MAY 6 5 - 9 pm Awards - 7pm
PICKUP: SUN MAY 29 2 - 5 pm

JUN 2 - JUL 10 / 2016 ANNUAL HONORS SHOW
Juried. New works by the "best of the best," make up this this exhibit, which features award winning artists from the past three years.

SPECIAL AWARDS: Ted Karam Award for Best Sculpture; Emmett Fritz Award for Excellence in Oil Painting
RECEIVING: TUE MAY 31 Noon - 6 pm, WED JUNE 1 Noon - 4 pm
OPENING: FRI JUN 3 5 - 9 pm Awards - 7pm
PICKUP: SUN JUL 10 2 - 5 pm

JUL 23 - AUG 28 / 2016 7TH ANNUAL NATURE & WILDLIFE EXHIBITION
Juried. The beauty and wonder of the natural world are celebrated in this gallery-wide exhibition. A large prize purse attracts top artists from near and far whose original pieces are sold for the benefit of conservation efforts and art education. Prospectus and online application at www.staaa.org. Pre-jured for acceptance.

RECEIVING: SAT JUL 16 Noon - 6 pm, SUN JUL 17 2 - 5 pm
OPENING: SAT JUL 23 Awards Party
PICKUP: SUN AUG 28 2 - 5 pm AND MON AUG 29 Noon - 4 pm

For details about entry guidelines and upcoming exhibits, download the current Show Calendar.

To enter your artwork into an exhibit, download the Show Entry Form and submit it along with your artwork on the designated Receiving Dates. All artwork must be delivered in person.

Two days of receiving: Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Artists may enter artwork for most monthly exhibits on Tuesday from noon to 6 PM and Wednesdays from noon to 4 PM - however, there are some exceptions; see above show calendar for details on individual shows. Openings will be held during the First Friday Art Walk.


First Friday Art Walk Opening Receptions

5 to 9pm
7pm Awards Ceremony

Join us on the First Friday of each month for the premier of new exhibits and presentation of artistic achievement awards. Free trolleys throughout downtown. Free street parking.

Gallery Hours:
Tue-Sat: Noon to 4pm
Sundays: 2-5pm
Free Admission

Artwalk: First Friday of every month 5-9pm.  Artwalk Map

22 Marine Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084
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