The City of Ocala's Art in City Spaces program is committed to sharing opportunities for artist across disciplines.
This program provides an exciting opportunity for artists and artist organizations to exhibit their artwork in a public city space. If you are interested in exhibiting your work at one of our galleries, please submit an application as well as a résumé, artist bio, and high quality image files to:
City of Ocala, Recreation and Parks Department
Attention: Cultural Arts 828 NE 8th Avenue Ocala, FL 34470
Phone: (352) 629-8447
The City of Ocala seeks unique, thought provoking exhibits that are appropriate for a public City space where work will be viewed by citizens and guests of all ages. Only complete applications are reviewed. Viewer engagement, artist intent and originality of ideas, and use of media and technique are all considered when an application is being considered for approval.
The City of Ocala recommend that artist(s) plan on delivering a minimum of 20 works for a show in any of the City spaces. Spaces are available on a first come, first serve basis to approved applicants. The City of Ocala reserves the right to adjust the exhibit display in an effort to showcase the artist’s work in the best possible way.
Exhibits are typically three months in length. Spaces available for exhibits include:
- City Hall, 1st Floor Lobby, 110 SE Watula Ave., Ocala, FL 34471
- Recreation and Parks Administration Building (Conference Room)
- City of Ocala Adult Activity Centers