Expo Artist Information

Call for Artists - Join Us at the 7th Annual Uptown Art Expo

March 23-24th, 2019
Expo Art Show Hours: Saturday 10-7:30pm, Sunday 10-5:30pm
Beautiful Cranes Roost Park at Uptown Altamonte located in Altamonte Springs, Florida.

Uptown Art Expo (2)

Artist Applications will be available in September: Zapplication.com

Meet our 2018 Uptown Art Expo Judges: David Cumbie & Barbara Tiffany!

Cranes Roost Park at Uptown Altamonte will come alive with artisans showcasing their talents, color and music. The Art Festival will feature 145 art & fine crafts with displays of glass, jewelry, mosaics, paintings, photography, pottery and sculpture and more.

Uptown Art Expo 2019 Updated Festival Layout:

Limited to 145 carefully juried artists from across the USA

  • Booth Fee: $295 spaces 27-152 / $265 spaces 1-21,164-181; $25 application fee
  • Electric is available for $15 limited locations (Booth Locations: 34 -144)
  • Art Awards present by independent judges
  • Drive up load-in and load-out at; free adjacent parking, overnight security
  • Sunday morning artist brunch
  • Highest household buying income in the region
  • Major advertising and promotion: TV, newspaper, radio, social media
  • World-class entertainment/high public attendance
  • Abundant, affordable accommodations and restaurants

2019 Art Awards:

(1) $2,000 – Best of Show
(2) $1,000 – Awards of Excellence
(5) $500 – Awards of Distinction
(4) $400 – Awards of Merit

Our judging team will consist of two independent judges.   Awards are presented solely at the discretion of the judges and will be presented at the winning artists’ booths at about 5pm on Saturday.

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Artist Applications are Now Available: Zapplication.com

The Orlando Art & Living Expo, Inc., is a non-profit corporation whose mission is to bring art and music together, and to enhance the quality of life in Central Florida.

For more information or if you have any questions please email: info@uptownartexpo.com

or call Festival Director: Jim Barton 407-592-0002

Uptown Art Expo Hotel Options:

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is offering our artist’s a special Uptown Art Expo rate per night just $119.00 per night with breakfast package offer is good till Feb 22nd, 2018.
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Uptown Art Expo (2)Uptown Art Expo is held at beautiful Cranes Roost Park.

Cranes Roost Park is at the heart of Uptown Altamonte surrounding Cranes Roost Lake. The lake is encircled by one mile of continuous walkway with benches and covered seating areas. Within the 45-acre park is a European-style Plaza which   residents and visitors will note the cobblestone-style pathways, ionic columns, gathering areas with seating, themed lighting fixtures all ready for leisurely strolls, listening to music or just enjoying the beauty of the park.


Cranes Roost Park is located at 274 Cranes Roost Bvd., Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

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For more information on Cranes Roost Park visit: www.uptownaltamonte.com


2017 Uptown Art Expo Winners

2017 Expo Art Award Winners


2015 Uptown Art Expo Winners

2015 Uptown Art Expo Awards

2014 Uptown Art Expo WinnersExpo Artist Winners

2013 Uptown Art Expo Award WinnersExpo Art Awards

Best of Show @$1000 John Margerum Digital
Award of Excellence @$500 Rolly Ray Reel Mixed Media
Award of Excellence @$500 Carol Napoli Painting
Award of Excellence @$500 Marta Crawford Painting
Award of Excellence @$500 Ronna Katz Painting
Award of Excellence @$500 Ken Laffal Photography
Award of Excellence @$500 Andrew Swan Painting
Award of Excellence @$500 Katherine Mathiesen Ceramics
Award of Excellence @$500 Gary Curtis Painting
Award of Excellence @$500 Charles Hazelaar Sculpture
Judge’s Choice @$500 (Jinsong Kim) Patrick Dragon Clay
Judge’s Choice @$500 (David   Fithian) Forrest Shafer Jewelry
Award of Distinction @$250 Greg Jones Mixed Media
Award of Distinction @$250 Kathryn Nidy Cukier Mixed Media
Award of Distinction @$250 Frank Casteluccio Sculpture
Award of Distinction @$250 Jake Asuit Mixed Media
Award of Distinction @$250 Nick Ruhlman Sculpture
Award of Distinction @$250 Charlene Martin Fiber

2012 Uptown Art Expo Award Winners