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2015 Jacksonville Jazz Festival Commemorative Poster Contest
The Jacksonville Jazz Festival is excited to announce a Call to Artist for the official event poster. The selection process includes:
Office of Special Events
Artists are requested to provide a concept statement and at least three samples of work (maximum 8 images). Please send submissions to:
Attn: Michael O'Connell
117 W. Duval St., Ste. 280
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904) 630-3690 - Phone
Deadline: December 1
Three finalists will be selected based on upon the concept statement, the style of artwork provided, and the quality of work in their online portfolio. Each finalist will be awarded $500 and asked to provide a concept for a finished poster. Finalists will be notified December 5, and will have two weeks to provide the final concept for their proposed Jacksonville Jazz Festival poster design.
The official Jacksonville Jazz Festival poster artist will be asked to produce final artwork to be delivered to the City of Jacksonville, Office of Special Events for production of the printed poster by January 5.
The winning poster artist will receive a cash award of $1,500 and 50 posters for personal use.
The artist and the official Jacksonville Jazz Festival Poster will be unveiled at a press event on February 7 for the Jacksonville Jazz Festival.