2017 SHINE Mural Festival - Artist: Jujmo

Deadline: March 15, 2024

Reprising the Used Once, Lasts Forever Art Show. A one-evening exhibition of art created from single-use plastic. This community-wide event aims to increase awareness of the environmental impacts of abundant and unnecessary single-use plastic consumption while offering a creative way to repurpose discarded items.


The Used Once, Lasts Forever Art Show invites artists to submit 12 foot by 12 foot by 12 foot or smaller, art pieces. All art must incorporate single-use plastic found in the environment or destined for recycling or waste streams. All submissions will be on display. Competition winners in a variety of categories, including People’s Choice, will be announced during the event. $100 cash award for each of five (5) categories.


We are excited to welcome entries using a variety of mediums including (but not limited to) drawing, painting, video, photography, sculpture, performance, and mixed media.


The competition will be held on Wednesday, 17 April 2024 at the Eckerd College James Center. All artists must be present for the Show in order to be eligible for awards.


You can view submissions from the inaugural Used Once, Lasts Forever Art Show here:


Eligibility: Event is open to the public.


Intent to Submit Deadline (Please fill out google form): Friday, 15 March 2024