Summer Sizzle Salon Exhibit

Your senses will sizzle in this creative mix of artistic styles! Paintings, drawings, photography, sculptures, mixed media, and jewelry will be on display.

Location: Broward Art Guild Gallery, 3280 NE 32nd Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

Gallery Hours: Wed., Fri., Sat., noon­–9pm; Thurs., noon–6pm

Opening Reception: Saturday, July 6, 2023, 5:30-8:30pm. Join us to cast a ballot for the People’s Choice award.

Exhibit Run Dates: July 5 – 26, 2024

Call For Artists:

Criteria for This Exhibit: Open theme, medium, and style for 2D, 3D, and ­jewelry. Artwork does not have to represent the season.

Online Entry Deadline: Wed., June 12, 2024.

Artist Intake: ONLY Saturday, June 29, 2024, by appointment.

Artist Pickup: Friday, July 26, from 2:00 – 4:00pm, and Saturday, July 27, 2024 from Noon – 2:00pm.

Lori Pratico

About the Judge, Lori Pratico :

Lori Pratico is a self-taught artist who embarked on her artistic journey as a billboard painter in Philadelphia. She has established herself as a renowned artist and muralist. Her artistic talent has led her to paint in prestigious multi-million-dollar homes and be featured in esteemed publications such as Marie Claire, Juxtapoz, and Professional Artist magazines. Drawing from her extensive experience as a working artist and her personal journey as an LGBTQ+ female, she imparts her wisdom and mentor’s others through workshops and speaking engagements.

Currently, Lori Pratico serves as the Program Assistant for Business for the Arts of Broward and has been an active member of Fort Lauderdale’s Public Art and Design Committee. She also holds a board position at Wilton Art in Wilton Manors, Florida.

In 2015, Lori Pratico founded Girl Noticed, Inc., a non-profit organization that collaborates with entities nationwide to create empowering murals, installations, and art experiences celebrating girls and women in their communities.