La Virgen de Guadalupe Art Exhibit entries due Nov. 3

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The 22nd Annual
La Virgen de Guadalupe Art Exhibit
Curated by Jose Vargas


Deadline for submission: Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 5:00 PM.

No entry fee is required.

This popular annual exhibition honors The Virgen de Guadalupe, patron saint of Mexico. Since 1992, Jose Vargas, the curator of the exhibition, has invited talented and diverse artists every year to create expressive and imaginative works of art that pay tribute to the “dark skinned Madonna.” The show has become a tradition in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and has been praised by the public for its original renditions of the iconic religious and cultural symbol. Any person visiting this exhibition, regardless of their faith or religion, can enjoy the colorful array of works of art portraying devotional and warm-hearted artistic expressions by various individuals.Don’t forget to type a quote or description for your image.


Dates of show: December 2, 2018 – January 4, 2019
Delivery of artwork: November 17, 2018 (1:00 pm – 3:00 pm) Reception with the artists: Saturday, December 2, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Art pick up: January 5, 2019 (1:00 pm – 3:00 pm)


Art in all media will be considered. Artists may submit entries as prints on paper, or as digital images on a computer disk, or flash drives.