Martin Artisan Guild - Summer Salon 2019

EXHIBITION DATES: June 7, 2019 to July 25, 2019

LOCATION: The Arts Council of Martin County, Court House Cultural Center,

80 SE Ocean Blvd,

Stuart, Florida 772-287-6676


GALLERY HOURS: Tuesday – Friday 10 AM - 4 PM | Saturday 11 AM – 2 PM


  • MUST be a current & paid member of both the Martin Artisans Guild ($35/year) and The Arts Council of Martin County ($35/year) for duration of exhibit. Artists with unpaid memberships will not be accepted in the exhibit.

  • Artists must also agree to sign up for a Docent shift* at the Court House Cultural Center. Artists that have not signed up for a docent shift will not be accepted in the exhibit.

Sign up link:

ENTRY FEES AND DEADLINES: Exhibit is limited to 60 2D entries and 15 3D entries submitted by May 1, 2019. $25 for up to 2 entries per member ( All fees paid to MC Art Council)

Application link:

EXHIBIT INVITATION: Submit up to 2 hi-res images (300 dpi) to by April 1, 2019 for consideration.


  • Delivery of artwork: Monday, June 3 | 11am - 1pm

  • Opening Reception: Friday, June 7 | 5:30 – 7:00 pm

  • Pick up of art work: Friday, July 26 | 11am – 1pm


  1. All artwork must be an original work completed in the last 36 months and not previously exhibited at the Court House Cultural Center, The Elliott Museum, or any other local art exhibit.

  2. No editions, prints, or giclees will be accepted. Giclees will be accepted in photography only.

  3. 3D work limited to 70 lbs maximum weight for pedestals. Artists may be required to assist with installation.

  4. 3D work that requires special installation materials must be provided by artist (i.e. jewelry displays, plate stands)

  5. 2D work must be “hang-ready”. Work must be dry, framed OR on 1 ½” gallery-wrapped canvas, and properly wired to hang 3” from the top of the frame with NO toothed brackets, NO staples showing on sides, and NO clip style frames.

  6. 2D works must be framed with Plexi-glass only, no glass.

  7. Maximum framed width to be no larger than 60".

  8. Label back of each artwork with name, phone, email, title, medium, price and framed size (H” x W” x D”).

  9. No withdrawals of work permitted before the close of the exhibition.

  10. This is not a competition and therefore the show will not be juried, however the Exhibit Committee reserves the right to select artwork when hanging.

  11. The Arts Council reserves the right to reject any art work not deemed appropriate and refuse any entry that is under glass or improperly framed or wired, or artwork that is misrepresented.

  12. The Arts Council reserves the right to use any accepted image for promotional purposes.

SALES: A 20% donation benefiting the Arts Council, Inc. will be deducted from all sales. Please price accordingly. Artists are encouraged to price their work for sale, however work may be tagged “NFS” (not for sale).