Rays Artist Series

Creative Pinellas is excited to manage the Artist Call on behalf of The Tampa Bay Rays for “The Rays Artist Series,” with the goal of selecting six Tampa Bay and surrounding area artists to create a welcoming art gallery experience for fans at Tropicana Field. The Rays Artist Series supports Artists to become part of the Rays artistic family.

Who May Apply? Artists, designers, and illustrators from Charlotte, Citrus, Hernando, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pinellas, Pasco, Polk, and Sarasota counties of Florida are invited to apply. All applicants must live annually within the 9 Florida counties for at least 6 months + one day. If you have been selected as an Artist for a Rays Artist Series in the past, we ask that you forgo applying for this round.

Part One: Submission & Selection

  • Call for Entries Open: Tuesday, April 16, 2024
  • Informational Meeting: Tuesday, April 23, 2024, noon online – CLICK HERE
  • Call for Entries Close: Tuesday, May 7, 2024
  • Artists are intended to be notified of their status by June 3, 2024
  • Selected Artist Meeting: To be announced

Learn more about this call by clicking here.