Arts for Smiles is a non-profit organization run by a team of artists in Wellington, Florida whose mission is to bring joy to children facing adversity, through the arts. The Joy of Art exhibition aims to showcase that mission by exhibiting work that expresses how art brings joy to your life, how it helps you heal through times of adversity, or what it means for the promotion of positive mental health. 

The jurying process for The Joy of Art will be performed by the Arts for Smiles board members.  In addition to selected local artists, the Joy of Art will exhibit artwork created by the children supported by the Arts for Smiles program.  All entry fees go directly to Arts for Smiles, a designated 501(c)3 charitable organization. 

Location of Exhibition: The Peach
Awards: People’s Choice Award during the reception – $100 First Place $50 Second Place.
Artist Eligibility: Artists of all ages welcome to apply
Artwork Requirements: Hangable 2D & 3D original works of art in any medium or style that align with the theme of the show and appropriate for audiences.

Application Deadline: September 10th

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