The Florida Artists Group (FLAG) was incorporated as a non-profit organization of professional artists in 1949. Made up of artists whose work has attained national or state-wide recognition, the purpose of the group is to stimulate attainment of the highest standards of creative art within the State of Florida. FLAG encourages applicants for membership from all races and cultures to truly represent the diversity that exists within the State of Florida.
Each year, FLAG holds an Annual Symposium & Exhibition in a prestigious venue with cash & merchandise awards. In addition, each Area Group organizes exhibits during the year.
1. Applicant must reside in Florida at least 6 months of each year.
2. Applicant must be working in art professionally.
3. Applicants must submit professional background information, including 5 to 7 digital images with a list of the images, a resume, and an artist’s statement. (Details are included in the application.)
A non-refundable application fee of $25.00 is to be made out to Florida Artists Group, Inc.
The judging is composed of members of the Board of Directors. If accepted as a member, the annual dues are $65. Notification of the judges’ decisions will be sent in late October.
All materials need to be POSTMARKED no later than September 28th and received by October 1st. Please give extra time for the post office delivery.