Open Imagination
 April 01, 2022
City of Ocala and Magnolia Art Xchange - 2022 Student and Emerging Artist Competition

The City of Ocala and the Magnolia Art Xchange present the 2022 Student and Emerging Artist Competition “Content of Character.” Experience the work of student and emerging artists relating to the theme of Content of Character. All artworks will be available for purchase unless otherwise noted. “Content of Character” will be on display Wednesday, May 11 through Friday, July 15 at City Hall, 110 SE Watula Ave., Ocala, FL 34471. City Hall is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. – Fri. Artists will compete in three divisions according to their respective years of experience including, High School Students, 1 to 5 Years of Active Experience, and 6 to 10 Years of Active Experience. All entries must have been completed within the last two years. Early entries will be given priority placement within the gallery and the juror will award winners in each division, as well as Best of Show. Thank you to the Ocala Gazette, College of Central Florida, Appleton Museum of Art, Marion Cultural Alliance, and Grafito, Inc. for sponsoring this exhibition!

 Awards will be presented at a reception taking place Tuesday, May 24 at City Hall. Prizes for this competition include scholarships to the College of Central Florida (High School Division), a feature in The Ocala Gazette (Best of Show), and more.