Monday, August 29, 2016

100% Pure Florida Opening Reception at Fifth Avenue Art Gallery





Exhibit dates: August 30 - October 2


On First Friday, September 2, Fifth Avenue Art Gallery will host the opening reception and presentation of awards for the annual juried exhibit, 100% Pure Florida. Opening on August 30, this exhibit will feature 54 pieces of work from 38 different artists from all over Florida. The Opening Reception will run from 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm. This will be an opportunity to meet and chat with the guest artists. Awards will be presented during the evening's opening reception.

Entries from artists all over the state of Florida were juried into this exhibit. They will then be judged by our guest judge, Ms. Dana Hargrove. Ms. Hargrove's background includes a B.F.A from Dundee University and a M.F.A. from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. She is presently a Professor of Art at Rollins College in Winter Park and is represented by the Bridgette Mayer Gallery in Philadelphia.

This year they are happy to receive sponsorship support from the following:

BEST OF SHOW $500 and  a solo-exhibition in June of the following year. - Sponsored by gallery members: Renee  Decator, William R McCoy, Mark and Lois Mittleman, Witha Lacuesta and Nancy Gatti.
Second Place $300 - Sponsored by Susan & John Hopkins
Third Place $200 - Sponsored by Southern Janitor Supply
Merit Awards $100 each. Sponsors - Darcia and John Francey, In loving memory of Ann Jones; Strawbridge Art League; Art Gallery of Viera; Brevard Watercolor Society; Titusville Art League; Arts and Antique Studio & Gallery.

Fifth Avenue Art Gallery is located in the Eau Gallie Arts District in Melbourne, FL.


Fifth Avenue Art Gallery
321-259-8261 1470 Highland Avenue, Melbourne, Florida 32935  http://www.fifthavenueartgallery.com

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