The Naples National Art Show is consistently voted among the top 25 art shows in the country by Sunshine Artist Magazine and was ranked #24 last year. In addition, The Naples National Art Show was named one of Art Fair SourceBook Blue Chip 100 Fine Art Events for 2019 and ArtFairCalendar.com’s America’s Best Art Fairs. As one of the oldest shows in Collier County, the Naples National Art Show is counted by the local community as among its premiere, must–see events, thanks to the high quality of art, the engaging personalities of the artists and the festive atmosphere. The show is held in scenic Cambier Park and along 8th Street South, one block from downtown Naples’ premier shopping and dining district.
Naples, Florida is home to a robust and successful tourism industry. The county saw 1.82 million visitors in 2018, a 2.7% increase over the prior year.
A competitive, juried event, Naples National Art Show is a fine art and fine craft show that showcases the talents of 194 artists. Naples entices fine art and fine craft shoppers from around the country to attend the show. Naples offers world-class beaches, world-class shopping and world-class dining. Naples National Art Show offers artists the opportunity to become part of what Naples has to offer! This is the only Naples Art Association show that offers $5,000 in cash awards for Best of Show, Best 2D, Best 3D and Awards of Distinction in 2D and 3D.
The show benefits from significant media coverage and paid advertising that include articles written in local news sources. Marketing includes multiple advertisements in print publications, a significant social media campaign and radio advertisements during the week prior to the show.