Osceola County, FL 2021 Registration Form

Registration Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Complete this entry form to participate in the 16th Annual Exhibit of The National Arts Program for the Osceola County School District and Osceola Arts employees and their family members.  There is no fee to enter the program.

Eligibility

  • Participants must be an active or retired employee, volunteer or an immediate family member of an active, retired employee or volunteer of Osceola County School District or Osceola Arts or a current student at Osceola Arts.
  • Only 2 entries per artist will be admitted.
  • All entries submitted must be the original work of the applicant completed within the last three years.
  • The National Arts Program and the Osceola Arts reserve the right to disqualify entries they consider to be unacceptable or inappropriate for a public exhibit.

Your registration is not complete until you have clicked the ‘submit registration’ button and receive an automated confirmation email.

Employee Information
Artist Information
Format: 555-555-5555
Format: 555-555-5555
Adult
  • Amateur – a person with little or no experience
  • Intermediate – a person with some experience, beginning art students, etc
  • Professional – a person with serious art training or employed in an art-related job
Youth / Teen
  • Youth 12 Years Old & Under
  • Teen 13-18

Artwork will be judged in the classification of the artist’s selection; however, in some cases, the exhibition judges will make the final determination.
Entries
Preparing Entries
  • Entrants may submit only two entries which fit into the listed medium categories.
  • All artwork will need an NAP identification label placed on the back (provided at drop off).
  • All 2-dimensional entries should be matted, framed and/or ready to hang with wire securely on the back.
  • All work must measure no more than 48” in any direction or weigh more than 50lbs unless otherwise stipulated.
  • Artwork that does not meet size limitations or specifications will be disqualified before judging.
First Entry
Format: L" x W" x H"
If you checked "Yes", please indicate sale price below.
$
Second Entry
Format: L" x W" x H"
If you checked "Yes", please indicate sale price below.
$

Rules of Exhibit

  • Deadline This Registration Form must be received no later than December 8, 2020.
  • Delivering Entries All entries must be delivered to Osceola Arts located at 2411 E. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway during the following times:  December 8 - 11 from 10:30am - 5pm or December 12 from 11am - 3pm.
  • Reception & Awards A reception and presentation of awards will be held at Osceola Arts on January 16 from 2pm - 5pm. All guests will be required to register for a time-of-entry to the event. Contact marilyn@osceolaarts.org for more information.
    • Prizes will be awarded by classification:
      • Adult (Amateur, Intermediate and Professional): 3 - First Place Awards of $350; 3 - Second Place Awards of $250; and 3 - Third Place Awards of $150
      • Youth / Teen : 2 - First Place Awards of $150; 2- Second Place Awards of $100; and 2 - Third Place Awards of $50
      • A Best of Show Award of $400
      • An Art Education Award of $200
    • Honorable Mention Ribbons will be awarded at the discretion of the judges..
    • Awards are limited to one cash award per artist per classification. 

    • Each artist receives a Certificate of Participation in The National Arts Program®.

  • Public Exhibit The exhibit is free and will be open to the public from January 7 - February 7, 2021. The gallery is closed on Mondays.
  • Retrieving Entries Each artist is responsible for retrieving his/her artwork from Osceola Arts from February 9 - 12 between 10:30am - 5pm or February 13 from 11am - 3pm.  No work is to be removed prior to the end of the exhibition. Neither Osceola Arts nor the National Arts Program will be responsible for unclaimed works.
  • Liability Every attempt  will be made to preserve, secure and protect each entry submitted; but neither the National Arts Program nor Osceola Arts can be held responsible for damages, loss of art entries, or changes/cancellation of this exhibit due to low participation or unforeseen circumstances.  The placing of art in the exhibition constitutes an agreement on the part of the entrant with conditions herein set forth.  The National Arts Program and Osceola Arts reserve the right to publish for publicity purposes reproductions of the entries.  The National Arts Program in Osceola County, FL is a public exhibit and photographing/filming of the exhibit is encouraged.