A culmination of the area’s preeminent student arts competition, createSRQ is an evening to celebrate young talent in our arts rich community and elevate support for diverse educational initiatives. createSRQ includes a juried arts competition as well as online bidding for art connoisseurs throughout January and February 2017.


Juried Arts ShowTop 25 art works

Thank you to our In-Kind Sponsors

Clayton's Siesta Grille I Der Dutchman | PRP Wine International

Click here to see photos from the 2017 Juried Arts Show Reception.

Traveling Art Show + Mobile Bidding

February 8-23, 2017

View the Top 25 createSRQ student art pieces at the following locations. Click here to register for mobile bidding of the Top 25 pieces. Registration is quick and easy!

Dream Weavers Wearable Art on St Armand’s Plymouth Harbor
Florida Studio Theater Ringling College of Art + Design
Glenridge on Palmer Ranch Sarasota Bay Club
Gulf Coast Community Foundation - Philanthropy Center Sarasota Opera
Heron Creek Country Club Sarasota Yacht Club
Jacaranda Library Selby Gardens
Longboat Key Club & Resort Selby Library
Morton’s Gourmet Market The Met - Sarasota
North Port Art Center Venice Performing Arts Center
North Port City Hall Venice Theatre

createSRQ Gala

An Artful Celebration for Education

Friday, February 24, 2017
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens I Michael’s on the Bay
6pm Cocktails
7pm Dinner and Program

$250 per person | Limited Seating | Music & Dancing | Smart phones as an accessory encouraged

Click here to purchase tickets
Click here for sponsorship opportunities

To get involved, please contact