Categories/Awards

Categories

This year’s Members Show will featured sponsored categories from local businesses and organizations. Each category sponsor will provide the prize for first place in their respective category. Categories are broad and open to interpretation, feel free to submit work that fits your interpretation.

2017 Members Show Categories

Categories are broad and open to interpretation. Here are some hints. Choose a category that fits your interpretation.

Category

Description

 Sponsor

Tampa Heritage Capture the rich heritage of Tampa Bay through local landmarks and historic areas  Visit Tampa Bay
Forms and Figures Explore the abstract and representative nature of the human form  Hand and StoneKaleisia Tea Lounge
Animals Studies of animals, whether they be wild or domesticated Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
Science/Technology Images of man-made technologies, machinery, or patterns found in nature  Ron Giovannelli in recognition of the USF College of Engineering
Travel Snapshots of your travels, this could include foreign or domestic adventures  Pirate Water Taxi
Fashion Images which focus on clothing, accessories, makeup/beauty, etc.  Plato’s Closet
Design Explore conceptual elements of design, this could include abstract or conceptual works  The Great Escape Room
People’s Choice To be voted on the evening of August 25th during the opening reception. Chipotle

Entries in this exhibition are judged within each of the categories according to print presentation, artistic merit, creativity, technical excellence, as well as interpretation of said category.

Awards

Each winner receives a certificate as well as the associated award with the category into which they were submitted. Each sponsor for their corresponding category has provided an award for up to $100 of goods and/or services. Awards and Honorable Mention are at the discretion of the judges. All decisions are final.