County Accepting Art for Loan and Display in the Jack Durrance Auditorium

Press release from Alachua County

Alachua County invites local artists to submit art for a three-month loan to display in the Jack Durrance Auditorium on the second floor of the Alachua County Administration Building (12 S.E. 1st Street, Gainesville).

The “Art in the Jack Durrance Boardroom Program” is part of the “Alachua County Public Arts Ordinance,” which declares, “Art shall be an integral part of Alachua County.”

Those wishing to participate must submit both an art loan application and a public art loan and display agreement online. These forms should be emailed to gpeebles@alachuacounty.us or mailed to Alachua County c/o Gina Peebles 12 SE 1st St., Gainesville, FL 32601.

The mission of the County public arts program is to enhance the quality of the visual environment in Alachua County, thereby adding to the quality of life and the level of citizen awareness of the importance of aesthetic experiences in their everyday lives.