New opportunities are posted frequently for artists of all genres and mediums. Some opportunities are at ArtServe itself, while others are at various high-traffic locations where we have developed business opportunities for members, including the Broward Center for the Performing Arts gift shop, upscale restaurants and hotels, festivals, competitions and paid commissions around throughout Broward County.

ArtServe hand selects member artists for on-going exposure and exhibit opportunities. For more information, contact Jorge Vasquez at



ArtServe Opportunities:

True Colors: The True Colors multi-media exhibition expresses through the art the theme of being true to yourself, and respectful of those that present a different side of the spectrum. The area’s top artists make bold statements, dispel misconceptions and let the true colors of their work- and our multi-dimensional society- shine through. Deadline: September 29, 2017

Open Canvas Project: ArtServe is partnering with The City of Fort Lauderdale, MASS District, FAT Village, and Hooper Construction on the Open Canvas Project, to transform a large-scale, abandoned city building at 301 N. Andrews Avenue into an exciting art canvas to serve as a public gateway to vibrant Fort Lauderdale neighborhoods. Muralists may submit up to three concepts. Deadline: October 9, 2017 (Extended!)

W HotelArtServe seeks live painters to dazzle the crowd at the W’s Living Room Lounge for a night of creativity and fun on Wednesday evenings. This is a paid opportunity for the Featured Artist as well as a chance to expose your work to the local art scene and guests visiting South Florida. Other artists will be welcomed to participate as Guest Artists, but will not be paid. Contact with samples for more information.

Additional Opportunities:

South Florida Day of the Dead Celebration - Ofrenda Exhibit: An Ofrenda (or Altar) is created as an invitation to celebrate and honor those who have passed away. This festival seeks works of art that are respectful of the "Day of the Dead" celebration; entries should be unique, personal, and reflective of the memorial and will be hosted by the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society. Deadline: September 23, 2017

OUTSIDE THE BOX4: is the 4th biennial exhibition of outdoor, site-specific art in Palm Beach County. This unique and alternative format features innovative, contemporary installations and performances that interact with the landscape & outdoor environment in West Palm Beach. The 2016 event featured 45 installations and performances, attracted hundreds of art enthusiasts, and was covered extensively in the press. Deadline: October 1, 2017