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OCAF Seeking Volunteer Gallery Director

OCAF's long-time Gallery Director, Charles Warnock, is now OCAF's Programs Assistant and is giving up his volunteer duties as Gallery Director.  We are now looking for a Volunteer to take on this important role. If you are interested in learning about this part-time volunteer position please click here for the job description/contact form. 

Southworks Slideshow

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21st Annual Art Exhibition

Opening Reception: Friday, April 1, 6pm to 9pm
Exhibits: April 1 through May 6, 2016

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SOUTHWORKS 2016: 21st Annual National Juried Art Exhibit

OCAF Main Gallery

Southworks Juried Art Exhibit is a national juried art exhibition that OCAF has been holding for years. Since its inception, it has been one of the premier art exhibitions in the region as it brings in several hundred applications from talented artists across the nation. All the exhibit entries are judged in an anonymous fashion by the juror. This process requires each piece of artwork to be accepted or denied based solely upon the level of quality each piece exhibits in relation to the other entries.

For a complete Southworks 2016 Prospectus click here.

Submissions no longer being accepted

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SOUTHWORKS 2016: Director's Choice Exhibit  
RETROSPECT: 20 Years of Director's Choice Artists
OCAF Members' Gallery

The Director's Choice Exhibit this year will consist of one piece of artwork from each of our previous Director's Choice artists. Among the artists included will be Margaret Morrison, Terry Rowlett and Jim Collins. More information will be posted as it becomes available.

20th Annual SOUTHWORKS
National Juried Art Exhibition

1. best of show -  pope see plane
Best in Show
See Plane
Scott Pope
Oil on canvas





2. best 2d - hunt coastal geometry

Best 2-D
Costal Geometry 1
Simon Hunt 


3. best 3d - berman untitled

Best 3-D
Jorie Berman 
Stoneware & Glaze





6. merit - collins a visit with guanyin

Merit Award
A Visit with Guanyin
Carol Collins 
Photo Print on Metal



4. merit - decker fossil fuel

Merit Award
Fossil Fuel
Derek Decker 

Earthenware, Glazes,

Rubber Grommet, Rubber Hose



5. merit - sylvia watchful eye

Merit Award
Watchful Eye
Janet Sylvia 

Fine Art Photography



7. peoples choice - mazzoni loosethread

People's Choice
Loose Thread
Julie Mazzoni 

Glass Mosaic



Previous Southworks Exhibits:


19th Annual National Juried Art Exhibition, 2014
Award Winners



Best in Show  

Evolution / Panspermia

Barbara Mann


Peridot, Diamond,Opal,Rock



1st Merit 2-D  

After Party

Mack Gingles

Charcoal on Rose Paper


1st Merit 3-D   

Moonlight Migration Totem

Janis Wilson Hughes



Merit Award    

Armando J. Bermudez Romero

Stanley Bermudez




Merit Award 

"Subtle Mutations, New Farmington Flora, For Nancy Jo"

LeeAnn Mitchell

Cast Iron


Merit Award

Mystic Haven

Clint Samples

Oil on Canvas


People's Choice Award 

Garden of Love

Joshua Johnson

Prismacolor on Paper


To see the artwork from the 2011 Southworks Exhibit , click here.