Each year Gulf Breeze Arts, Inc sponsors an artistic competition to select the official GULF BREEZE CELEBRATES THE ARTS FESTIVAL poster. The winning artist receives a $200 cash award and a booth setup. Entries should be appropriate for replication for posters, T-shirts, and other promotional items.
Competition is open to all artists. Submission Deadline: Deadline is 4:00 PM, February 15, 2022.
Submission Requirements: All entries must be a minimum size of 14" x 24" and no larger than 24" x 36". Designs with a height roughly 1.5 times the width are preferred. Designs must be limited to four (4) colors.
The artwork should be thematically related to the Arts Festival, ie. Return to Art or Art is Back, etc.
The artwork must be able to include the logo GULF BREEZE CELEBRATES THE ARTS and the year; however, we do not wish this to be included in the submission. We will add this information after selection.
Each submission must be an original that has not been reproduced previously.
Each entry must include the artist's name, address, email, and telephone number adhered to the back of the entry.
Only one submission per artist will be accepted.
Entries need to be delivered to Gulf Breeze Community Center, 800 Shoreline Dr, Gulf Breeze, FL No Later Than 15 February between 9am - 4pm. The rec center staff will not answer any questions about the art contest or procedures.
Winner will be notified by 2 March and entries not selected can be retrieved in person by the artist.
Entries not retrieved by 8 March will become the property of Gulf Breeze Arts, Inc and will be entered in the silent auction held during the Art Festival which supports art programs in local schools.
GBAI reserves the right to accept or reject all work submitted during this competition. GBAI accepts no liability for damaged or lost artwork.
The winning submission will be sold at Silent Auction during the Art Festival.
GBAI will reproduce the winning artwork for sale during the festival. Only a limited number of signed copies of the poster will be available. The artist will be asked to sign the posters.
The winning entry becomes the property of Gulf Breeze Arts, Inc. The artist retains the copyright of the image, but GBAI reserves the right to unlimited reproduction and use of the image or parts of the image for festival materials and products for sale.