Feb 29 - Mar 1

Downtown Tampa

Schedule of Events


Saturday, February 29th, 2020
9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunday, March 1st, 2020
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location: Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park

Admission: Free

Juror: Paul Galloway, MoMA

Major Festival Sponsors: Raymond James Financial and City of Tampa

Accepted Media: ceramic, digital, drawing, fiber, glass, jewelry, mixed media, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, watercolor and wood

Awards Ceremony/ galaRE: The award winning art will be released at the galaRE: event on Saturday evening, February 29th, 2020, at Tampa River Center at Julian B Lane Park

Award Monies:

$15,000 Raymond James Financial Best of Show Award
$9,000 Board of Director’s Award
$5,000 Roddy Brownlee Reed Award of Excellence
$4,000 Mayor’s Award
$3,000 President’s Award
$2,000 50th Anniversary Award
$1,300 Awards of Merit (30 awards of $1,300 each)
$1,500 Emerging Artist Award
$1,000 Tampa Bay Regional High School Scholastic Showcase Award (Student)
$500 Tampa Bay Regional High School Scholastic Showcase Award (Student’s School)

Total: $80,000 Award Money for 2020, plus a generous Collectors Krewe Program

Entertainment: Local and regional live entertainment.