Call to Artists

ZOOLights 2016
Dec 9 - 11, Dec 16 - Jan 7

Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens is soliciting artist proposals for creative projects in connection with the annual holiday season ZOOLights event held in December on the Zoo premises at 370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, Florida 32218. The after dark ZOOLights event includes lighted animal forms and flora, some with movement, strings of light globes suspended from trees, costumed animal figures, dance and music. Also included are Florida themed holiday activities such as Santa in beach environment, suds snow, campfires with s'mores, etc. 
Proposals due November 1, 2016.

Call to Artists
ZOOLights Submission Form
ZOOLights Agreement


Nature Connects® - Art with LEGO® Bricks
Jan 13 - May 7, 2017

Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens is soliciting artist proposals for Creative Lego® Theme Projects in connection with an exhibition of twelve major Lego® animal sculptures by artist Sean Kenney on the Zoo premises at 370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, Florida 32218. The Creative Lego® Projects are intended to compliment the exhibition but do not necessarily have to consist of Lego® bricks nor conform to the animal theme. The Zoo will provide a small stipend for accepted proposals.
Proposals due November 15, 2016.

Call to Artists
Lego Submission Form
Lego Agreement