Live Art Gallery

The Soulshine Live Art Gallery is an exhibition of distinctive visual artists, builders and creators aimed at providing high quality, unique art for display and for sale, while creating a live visual experience.

Calling all visual artists! 2017 applications are now open for visual artists seeking participation in Summer Camp Music Festival Soulshine Art Gallery! Display your works to festival patrons, paint live at one of your favorite musical acts and participate in the Silent Auction to Make a Difference for tomorrow. Submit your application by April 18th to be considered for selection to the 2017 gallery and enter our Fan Voting Contest! 9 artists will be chosen on April 20th, and the fans will vote for 3 more for a total of 12 artists!

Fan Voting is now open!

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April 11 – Artist submissions open

April 18 –  Artist submissions close

April 20 – SCMF winners announced

April 21  – Fan voting opens

April 27 – Fan voting closes

Week of May 1 – Full Artist Lineup announced


Applicants must submit 5 pieces of artwork, name, a short bio and weblink for fans to view.  Applicants must be able to create artwork live, on site.  Applicants will have one week to submit and fans will have one week to vote between April 21st and 27th.  Applicants will be able to promote their submissions via social networks or websites.  Soulshine Live Art Gallery review board reserve the right to remove submissions that do not adhere to the moral code of the festival or if the artists’ chosen form of media will not work with festival logistics.  

The following list outlines acceptable parameters:

  • All painting mediums, other than spray paint, will be considered.
  • Sculptures, projections and other mediums (recycled art, wood, etc) will also be considered.
  • Jewelry is not accepted in the Soulshine Art Gallery program.  
  • Aerosol cans are not allowed at Summer Camp Music Festival.   


If your artwork has the most votes in the fan vote contest, you will be accepted as an official artist in Summer Camp’s 2017 Soulshine Live Art Gallery.  Artists’ work will be displayed in the Soulshine Live Art Gallery and the artist will be required to paint live in the Soulshine Tent (daily requirement TBD).  Artist will also have the opportunity to paint live at each of the main stages within a designated area.  Additionally, each artist will be allowed to vend acceptable art mediums onsite!  Artists’ name and associated website/ promotional links will be included in our online program, festival websites and any social media promotional materials.  

Age restrictions


Vendor info

There is a $250 vending fee.  This flat fee is in accordance with the festival vending department and grants the visual artist the ability to sell their approved artwork onsite at festival. Summer Camp Directors have the right to approve or disapprove all vending items.

Soulshine Live Art Gallery Voting

Vote for your favorite artist below! You can vote once per day through 11:59PM Central on April 18th

The Live Art Gallery will once again be located on either side of the stage inside of the Soulshine Tent. As the day moves into night, you can find the artists themselves painting live to some of your favorite bands at various stages throughout the festival.