2017 Uptown Art Expo Poster Contest

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2017 Uptown Art Expo Poster Contest!


The 5th Annual Celebration of Art –  Uptown Art Expo is returning to beautiful and newly renovated Cranes Roost Park at Uptown Altamonte in Altamonte Springs, Florida. We are presenting a design competition to select the official Uptown Art Expo poster for our next festival to be held on March 25-26th, 2017.

The winning artist will receive $150 cash, a handful of posters and a booth space at the festival. Creative artists are encouraged to submit their designs. Entries should be appropriate for replication for posters, T-shirts and other Uptown Art Expo promotional items.

Submission Deadline: September 5, 2016.
Submission Requirements: All entries must be a minimum size of 12″ x 18″. The design must be able to include the name Uptown Art Expo, Altamonte Springs, Florida, and festival information. However, we do not require these elements to be included in the submission as long as they can be added if the design is selected.

Each submission must be an original design that has not been reproduced previously. Designs created digitally must be available in a high-resolution format if selected.  Each entry submitted must include the artist’s name, address, email, and telephone number. The selected design will be reproduced on posters, T-shirts and other Expo promotional item that are a major source of support for the Festival. Our judging criteria will include viability of sales potential. Submissions should be thematically related for a Fine Art festival.

The Expo Committee reserves the right to accept or reject all work submitted during this competition.  The winning entry becomes the property of Uptown Art Expo. The artist retains the copyright of the design image, but Expo reserves the right to unlimited reproduction and use of the image or parts of the image for arts festival materials and products for sale.

For more information on the Uptown Art Expo: www.uptownartexpo.com
email entries to: info@uptownartexpo.com


Uptown Art Expo – March 25-26, 2017!

The 5th Annual Celebration of Art – Uptown Art Expo



Cranes Roost Park at Uptown Altamonte will come alive with artisans showcasing their talents, color and music!




Call for Artists is now open for Artist Applications click here: 

Uptown Art Expo Site



March 25-26th, 2017 Expo Art Hours: Saturday 10-7pm, Sunday 10-5pm Free Admission – Free Parking!


The Art Festival will feature 150 juried art & fine crafts with displays of glass, jewelry, mosaics, paintings, photography, pottery, sculpture and more all available for purchase.

Artist Awards of cash prizes and ribbons will be presented.


The free event will also feature Chalk Street Artists creating mesmerizing chalk masterpieces on asphalt as their canvas at the Uptown Art Expo.

For the hungry festival attendees – International Street cuisine and good old-fashioned Festival Foods along with Craft Beer and Wines.

There will also be children activities, street performer entertainment and live music performances all weekend on the Eddie Rose Amphitheatre. expoProject3

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Cranes Roost Park is located at 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs, FL 32701    Free Parking is available in the Altamonte Mall Parking lot.      


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Embassy Suites located adjacent to Cranes Roost Park – Uptown Art Expo weekend suite rate with breakfast – Click Here!


The Uptown Art Expo is produced by Orlando Art & Living Expo, Inc., and is a non-profit corporation, whose mission is to bring art and music together, and enhance the quality of life in Central Florida. 397130_376507049027271_100000039366212_1445227_479102502_nOpportunities are available for festival sponsors, commercial exhibitors and food vendors. For more information email: info@uptownartexpo.com or call Festival Director: Jim Barton  407-592-0002