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Visual Artist Application

Deadline: Nov 10, 2023 11:59 pm (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Date: Dec 02, 2023 6:00 pm - Dec 02, 2023 10:00 pm (EST)
Delray Beach, Florida

About the event

Formerly known as Dreams and Visions: An Interactive Art Experience, GodArts Week is a multi-disciplinary pop-up of art, music, and worship, re-imagining how the Christian visual, literal and performing arts are expressed and experienced in Florida each year.

About the application

We are proud to announce the call for entry for our exhibition, An ODE to God, during GodArts Week 2023. This call is open-themed and submissions from artists of all levels internationally are welcomed. 
Calendar of Events
  • Tues. Oct 31, 2023 - Deadline for entry (11:59 p.m. Easter Time Zone)
  • Nov 4, 2023 - Nov 9, 2023 - Notification Date, emails sent to entrants
  • Nov 9 -25, 2023 - Work due in South Florida
  • Dec 02, 2023 - Opening reception 
Eligibility: Local and International Artists (18+) are invited to apply.
  • Visual Artists: Painting, Mixed Media, Digital Art, Sculpture
  • Artists in support of GodArts’ mission to spread the gospel through the arts.
  • Submission is open to all genres but must be family-friendly.
Submission Requirements:  All types of art are accepted 
  • Multiple entries are accepted.
  • Entry fees are non-refundable.
  • Portfolio must include a total of 5 images of your best works from the last three years. All work must be original, available for sale, and must have not been exhibited in previous GodArts shows. All work must be framed/ ready to hang once selected. 
  • A written statement that includes your point of view as a Christian artist and what motivates you to create. You can also take this opportunity to explain the selections in your portfolio; why you made these decisions on your selections and their relationship to each other and to you as an artist.
Review: Our team will conduct a thorough review of your work and consider you for our show on December 02, 2023, in South Florida. Our notification date is on November 4, 2023 - November 9, 2023
Our curation team is looking for:
  •  Work that reflects biblical truth topics
  • Work that challenges the use of media, ideas, and forms of expression
  • Work that reveals experimentation
  • Work that pushes the boundaries of traditional relationships with the audience.
Sales: GodArts encourages the sale of your exhibited work. Artists can keep 100% of their sales if they process their own sales.  If your process your sales through our platform we will collect a 30% commission from all prints sold during the exhibition. Please indicate the sales price of your print, including frame/finishing. If your finished piece is not for sale, simply note NFS. If your work is accepted and you do not indicate a sales price, the artwork will be listed as NFS.
If work is accepted: 
  • Artwork must be ready-to-hang using wire stretched between D-rings on the back.  Sawtooth hangers are NOT permitted. Please use white mats and white or black frames that are gallery quality and complement your work (color mats are NOT acceptable). Plexiglass must be used with the frame, NO GLASS ALLOWED. Photographs printed on metal are allowed but must be framed, with the photograph safely recessed from the front of the frame, and packed appropriately.
  • Clearly label the back of your work with your full name, address, telephone number, email address, image title, medium, dimensions, and sales price or NFS. GodArts reserves the right to exclude works from the exhibition that are not gallery-ready and professional in presentation.
  • A prepaid return shipping label MUST be provided with your work for prints to be returned to you when the exhibition concludes. Work WITHOUT return shipping will NOT be included in the exhibition and will NOT be returned. Please keep a copy of the prepaid return shipping label and your receipt. Packing peanuts are NOT permitted. Please ship prints in a flat box (do not use moving boxes) as our storage space is limited.
  • Artworks will be return-shipped in the container in which they were received. If additional exhibition venues are added, artists will be notified with location, dates, and other pertinent details, and work will be return-shipped from the final venue.
  • Framed artworks with prepaid return shipping labels must arrive at GodArts, between Nov 05 and November 25. Once you are selected we will inform you of the location.
  • GodArts will exercise all due care in handling your artwork. However, GodArts is not liable for loss, theft, damage, or replacement of artwork, nor is GodArts liable for damage during shipping. GodArts does not insure artists' work. Please consider insuring your work.
Registration includes:
  • Selected Artwork displayed
  • Custom marketing flyers
  • 2 guest passes
  • Featured spotlight on our website and Instagram page.
If you have any questions, please contact GodArts Founder Gail Saintil at
*Event schedule details will be sent as it becomes available.


Application fees $25 Non-refundable There is a $25 non-refundable application fee which is charged upon application.

Questions on the application

Business information

  • Business name
  • Legal business name
  • Contact name
  • Address
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Website (Optional)
  • Logo (Optional)

Additional information

  • Artist Bio
  • Artist Statement: GodArts Week is an annual celebration of the gospel and the arts, re-imagining how Christian art is experienced each year. How do you think your art fit perfectly with that theme?.
  • What you're artist Instagram/Social Media?
  • Category of your work
  • Are you a returning exhibitor?
  • How Did You Hear About Us?
  • Please upload a high quality headshot for your promotional flyer
  • Where you referred by someone else? If YES, please add their full name and email below. If NO, type N/A
  • By signing your name, you agree to our Intellectual Property and Copyright Agreement
  • I certify that my work is not "Buy-Sell" or Production work and completely made by me.

Picture requirements

  • Minimum pictures required: 1
  • Please upload a high-quality images. We will utilize this image for marketing and your personalized flyer.
Visual Artist Application
Visual Artist Application
GodArts Week 2023
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