2023 Survivors of Violence Art Exhibit Call to Artists

Press release from Alachua County

ALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. – Alachua County Community Support Services, Victim Services and Rape Crisis Center invites survivors of violence to contribute original artwork to the 2023 Survivors of Violence Art Exhibit in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (April). The deadline for submissions is Monday, March 13, 2023.

All survivors of interpersonal violence are welcome to submit original work, including performance pieces, to be presented at the reception. The exhibit will be held at the Harn Museum of Art (3259 Hull Road, Gainesville) from Tuesday, April 4, to Sunday, April 30. A reception for the artists will be held on Thursday, April 6, beginning at 10 a.m. The reception is free and open to the public.

“Art allows us to express our deepest emotions in a limitless form,” said Alachua County Victim Advocate Alejandra Fernandez. “We are grateful for every artist who displays their vulnerability, and we are honored to continue to hold a space to share that expression.”

Those interested in submitting artwork should fill out an online registration form.