Summer Art Show (Ages 18+)

Summer Art Show

The virtual 9th Annual Summer Art Show is now live!

Artists ages 18 and over were invited to submit their artwork in July. Here are the 92 entries you can view individually below or view our Flickr site album display. Staff favorites will be voted on Aug. 6-13 and the top three will be published by Aug. 19.

Summer 2022 Art Show Entries

Submissions were accepted July 1-30. Along with a completed 2022 Entry Form, each artist emailed a picture/file of their work. Emails included: first and last name of the artist and the title of each piece. Each artist could submit up to three (3) pieces of artwork.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email Cheris Carpenter or call the Adult Services Department at 352-334-3940.

Guidelines for Artists/Artwork
  • Entrants must be ages 18+
  • Each entrant is limited to three (3) pieces of artwork
  • All artwork must be the original work of the entrant
  • Artwork must be submitted as a digital photo or digitized drawing
  • Please submit artwork as a .jpeg, .png, or .pdf. All artwork submissions must have a resolution of at least 600 dpi and file sizes should be no larger than 20 mb to be accepted for entry
  • Artwork should be submitted by email to Cheris Carpenter at
  • All entries must be accompanied by a completed Entry Form signed by the artist. This form will serve as a release allowing the library to use and/or display the artist's work on the library website, social media pages, and YouTube Channel
  • Artwork will be displayed on the library's website and its social media sites, including Facebook, Flickr, and Instagram
  • A virtual showing of all submitted artwork will take place to kick off the art show during the first week of August 2022