2017 SHINE Mural Festival - Artist: Jujmo

Deadline: July 1, 2024

Embracing Our Differences is seeking submissions for our annual outdoor juried exhibition. The exhibition features 50 billboard size images paired with original quotations created by artists and writers from around the world reflecting the theme "embracing our differences." The exhibit will be on display January 19 through April 13, 2025 in two locations in Sarasota and St. Petersburg, Florida. Cash prizes totaling $10,000 will be awarded. 


Sarasota exhibition info 

Bayfront Park, Sarasota: January 19 – April 13, 2025 


St. Petersburg exhibition info 

Flora Wylie Park, St. Pete: March 1 – March 31, 2025 


Cash Award info 

$6,000 (US) will be presented to artists in the form of three separate awards: 

-$2,000 each for “Best-in-Show Adult;” “Best-in-Show Student;” and the “People’s Choice” award. 

-$4,000 will be presented to writers in the form of two separate awards: 

$2,000 each for “Best-in-Show Adult, Quotation” and “Best-in-Show Student, Quotation” award.