Women in the Arts 

 Celebrating the Genius of Women              Orlando, Florida             A 501(c)3 non-profit organizatio

2019 Art Competition Schedule

"Celebrating the Genius of Women" at the Orlando Public Library. March - April, 2019

All events are free and open to the public.


  • Oct. 1 at 11:00 AM (ET). Entry form opens.
  • Jan. 22 at 11:00 AM (ET). Entry form closes. 
  • Feb. 12 at 11:00 AM (ET). Finalists announced.
  • Mar. 01-08. Finalist & Honor Awards art install. 
  • Mar. 09-18. Public Vote period, Social Media Vote, and Jury Team Final Voting.
  • Mar. 09-Apr. 23Finalists' Art 
Exhibition and International and U.S. artists digital exhibition.
  • Mar. 23. 2:00-4:00 PM (ET). WOMEN IN THE ARTS AWARDS.Meet the Artist and awards reception. Winners announced. RSVP and event details TBA. 
  • Mar. 23-Apr. 23. Winner's art display
  • Apr. 24-30. Art return.

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2019 Women in the Arts Competition

8th. Annual "Celebrating the Genius of Women" at the Orlando Public Library.

Congratulations to this year's finalists and honorees! 

View all results of this year's art competition at the PRESS page.

Schedule

"Celebrating the Genius of Women" at the Orlando Public Library. March - April, 2019. All events are free and open to the public.


Oct. 1 at 11:00 AM. Entry form opens.
Jan. 22 at 11:00 AM. Entry form closes. 
Feb. 12 at 11:00 AM.  Finalists announced.
Mar. 01-08. Finalist & Honor Awards art install. 
Mar. 09-18. Public Vote period, Social Media Vote, and Jury Team Final Voting.
Mar. 09-Apr. 23. Finalists' Art Exhibition and International and U.S. artists digital exhibition.
Mar. 23. 2:00-4:00 PM. WOMEN IN THE ARTS AWARDS. Meet the Artist and awards reception. Winners announced. RSVP and event details TBA.
Mar. 23-Apr. 23. Winner's art display
Apr. 24-30. Art return.
 

Awards

Local artists

Total cash awards $2,150.00

Patron's Choice Award certificate. Library patrons are invited to vote for their favorite piece in the exhibition on-site or online at facebook.com/oclslib when the exhibition opens on March 9. The winning artist will receive a Patron's Choice Award certificate.

On-site exhibition at the Orlando Public Library gallery. March-April 2019

Online exhibition of selected art at the OCLS social media site. March-April 2019

Public recognition at the Women in the Arts Awards reception on March 23.

Publicity on printed and/or online media outlets.

Professional group portrait by Studio T Photography to be included in the “Hall of Fame” gallery, 3rd. Floor, Orlando Public Library.

Annual membership to the Mennello Museum of American Art, Orlando, FL.


In-kind Awards 
U.S and International artists

Award certificate from Women in the Arts to winners. This certificate will be emailed to you after the March 23 awards event.

Digital exhibition on-site of selected art at the Orlando Public Library. March-April 2019.

Invitation to attend the 8th. annual Women in the Arts Awards event.

Public recognition at the Women in the Arts Awards reception on March 23.

Publicity on printed and/or online media outlets. March-April 2019.

Patron's Choice Award certificate. Library patrons are invited to vote for their favorite piece in the exhibition on-site or online at facebook.com/oclslib when the exhibition opens on March 9. The winning artist will receive a Patron's Choice Award certificate.

No cash awards.


Contacts

Mike Donohue, Community Relations

Orlando Public Library

407-835-7483  


Maria Guerrero, Exec. Director
Women in the Arts Inc.

womeninthearts@gmail.com

Partners and Sponsors

This program is funded by Women in the Arts Inc. in partnership with the Orlando Public Library, Studio T Photography, and The Mennello Museum of American Art.