Exhibit with COCA
If you’re interesting in submitting your artwork for consideration, look no further!
COCA exhibits the work of more than 250 local and regional artists every year in the City Hall Art Galleries, the Artport Gallery, and through special projects.
We present individual artist shows, small group shows, and large group juried shows.
Apply to COCA's Season of Exhibitions
COCA accepts proposals each year from individual artists and small groups for exhibitions at the downtown City Hall Art Gallery and the Artport Gallery at the Tallahassee International Airport. A volunteer jury of artists and citizens evaluates the proposals and recommends an exhibition season for the Art in Public Places program.
The deadline to submit an Exhibition Proposal to the 2023 Art in Public Places program has now passed.
Applicants will receive notification emails on October 7th, 2022.
Click here to view the 2023 Art in Public Places Exhibition Proposal Prospectus
Each year, COCA presents Photofest, a juried fine art photography exhibition at the Artport Gallery, in conjunction with the City of Tallahassee’s Winter Festival celebration. We show the photography-centric artwork of up to 30 local and regional photographers. This year,
Photofest takes place from November 9th, 2022 — January 24th, 2023.
The deadline to submit artwork the 2022 Photofest Exhibition is October 7th, 2022.
The Opening Reception takes place in-person at the Artport on November 10th, 2022
from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. We invite you to join us at this free event, open to the public. Award winners will be announced light refreshments will be served.
Each spring, COCA presents Creative Tallahassee, a juried exhibition of all media at the City Hall Art Gallery. We generally show the work of approximately 35-40 local and regional artists.
The submission deadline for this opportunity has passed. Check back in the winter of 2023 for an updated prospectus and application.