Small Works 2020: A Florence Regional Arts Alliance Juried Show


June 30 – August 7, 2020

SUBMISSIONS OPEN: April 1 – May 15, 2020

The Florence Regional Arts Alliance is pleased to partner with University Place Art Gallery in downtown Florence for Small Works 2020. University Place Gallery is a visual art gallery on the first floor of the newly renovated Rainwater Building.  The University Place Gallery is an extension of Francis Marion University and is located at 142 N. Dargan Street, Florence, SC. (



RULES: All entries must be submitted at Up to four entries may be submitted. 2-D maximum size restrictions are 12” x 12”, excluding framing.  3-D maximum size restrictions are 12” x 12” x 12”.


ENTRY FEE: Non-refundable entry fee: $15 per entry payable to the Florence Regional Arts Alliance.


AWARDS: Three cash prizes will be awarded: First Place $500, Second Place $250, Third Pace $100 and Honorable Mention.




NOTIFICATION: Accepted Entries will be posted on the Florence Regional Arts Alliance’s website by 5pm on June 1st.


ELIGIBILITY: All artists 18 and older living in South or North Carolina may submit work for this show. Only original work, not previously shown with the Florence Regional Arts Alliance within the last two years are eligible. 2-D and 3-D works may be in any medium including photography. All works must be professionally framed and if subject to damage, framed under Plexiglas or glass. No clip mounting. If works are not framed properly or exceed size requirements or are significantly different from the digital image, they will be withdrawn.


SALE OF WORK: All works must be for sale. A 30% commission on all sales of exhibited work is retained.


SUBMISSION GUIDELINES: Artwork maybe submitted April 1st to midnight May 15th through the Florence Regional Arts Alliance’s webpage


Accepted works must be delivered to University Place Gallery located at 142 North Dargan Street in Florence, beginning June 9th and deadline June 13th at 3pm.


Drop off times are Tuesday – Friday: 10am – 6pm, Saturday: 10am – 1pm.


The following identification information should be included on the back/bottom of any accepted works prior to delivery. (Title of the piece, artist name, street address including city, state and zip code, phone number and price of the work)




University Place Gallery

142 North Dargan Street

Florence, SC 29506


By June 16th at 5pm

A return prepaid postage label must be included.



April 1: Submissions Open

May 15: Submissions Close at 12 mid-night  

June 1: Notification of accepted works

June 9 – 13: Delivery of accepted works (during drop off hours)

June 29: Opening Reception

August 7: Awards Reception 6pm – 9pm / Show Closes

August 7: Pickup of Accepted work (after show closes 9pm)






University Place Gallery