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Local comic artist Jonny Jimison talks about the process of drawing comics.

The Square is a collaboration between WJCT, the Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville, and the local arts community. Its purpose is to provide a place for local artist to share their work. It is also a place where the community can go to view work by local artists.

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Quarter 1 Winners

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“Dandelion” by James English

Artist: James English Genre: Music Bio: James English and Kyle Lanning make up the band called Mortimer Rex. They started…
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“Sionna” by wise river

Artist: wise river Genre: Music Bio: Wise river is a 3 piece dream-pop/synth-pop band fronted by brother and sister duo…

Quarter 2 Entries

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Submission dates – February 1 thru March 31 by 11:59pm EST
Voting dates – April 2 thru April 30 by 11:59pm EST

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“x vase” by Kyriaki Karalis

Artist: Kaytee Esser Genre: Sculpture Bio: I grew up in Central Florida studying music, until visual art swept me off…
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“Dandelion Wine” by Zack Howland

Artist: Zack Howland Genre: Music Bio: Originally from southwestern New Hampshire, I moved to Jacksonville nearly two years ago for…
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“Interference” by Suzanne Stacy

Artist: Suzanne Stacy Genre: Painting Bio: Abstract expressionist painter with an emphasis on the surrounding landscape. I also paint figurative…
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“Stormy Horizon” by E. Curtis

Artist: E. Curtis Genre: Painting Bio: This is for Eugene Curtis who is in critical condition with a heart condition.…
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“Dreams” by Dimelza Broche

Artist: Dimelza Broche Genre: Painting Bio: Dimelza Broche is a 24 year old Jacksonville based Cuban artist. She attended the…
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“Philly” by Yvonne Brown

Artist: Yvonne Brown Genre: Painting Bio: I enjoy sketching when ever I can. Most of my work is done in…
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“Love Waits” by Mike Heath

Artist: Mike Heath Genre: Other Bio: I’m a local Jacksonville, Fl Actor/Director with over 10 years combined experience in the…
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“The Doll” by James Lacey

Artist: James Lacey Genre: Painting Bio: Jim Lacey trained as a commercial artist in the sixties and has spent many…
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“Dear Mother” by Joan Leslie

Artist: Joan Leslie Genre: Spoken Word Bio: I am a writer, spoken word artist, and community organizer from Harlem, NY.…
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“Waimea Flow” by Caitlin Flynn

Artist: Caitlin Flynn Genre: Painting Bio: I moved to Jacksonville 2.5 years ago from NYC. Received my master’s at Pratt…
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“Closer To Free” by Mama Blue

Artist: Mama Blue Genre: Music Bio: A native of Jacksonville, Mama Blue graduated from Douglas Anderson School of the Arts…
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“Love sounds” by Lauren Avery

Artist: Lauren Avery Genre: Painting Bio: I’ve always loved artistic creative things I could get my hands on when I…
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“Waterlily” by Kate Merrick

Artist: Kate Merrick Genre: Painting Bio: Artist, gardener, grandmother, cyclist, activist, humanitarian, boogie-boarder, yoga devotee, traveler…. Piece: Waterlily Piece Description:…
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“Gracie” by Donna Grasso

Artist: Donna Grasso Genre: Painting Bio: A resident of Green Cove Springs I am a professional artist and art instructor.…
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“The Passing Hand” by Kim Tippin

Artist: Kim Tippin Genre: Photography Bio: I am an amateur photographer, enthusiastic cyclist and smitten doberman parent who loves being…
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“Glossed Over” by Ale’ta Turner

Artist: Ale’ta Turner Genre: Poetry Bio: I’m an aspiring fictional author, blogger and volunteer. Piece: Glossed Over Piece Description: Glossed…
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“Jojo” by Kaytee Esser

Artist: Kaytee Esser Genre: Painting Bio: Kaytee Esser was raised in Pennsylvania, near Chadds Ford. She holds a B.F.A. in…