The Square is a collaboration between WJCT 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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2016 Collection 2 Winners

“Moon Feels” by Ether Chambles

Artist: Ether Chambles Genre: Music Bio: Chantalle Johnson, who performs as Ether Chambles, is a Jacksonville, FL, native and producer-vocalist…

“Dioskouroi” by Lucas Stanley

Artist: Lucas Stanley Genre: Photography Bio: I’m a photography and art history student at the University of North Florida. My…

2016 Collection 1: 1st Place Winner – Suzi West
Local artist and 1st Place Winner of The Square, Suzi West, talks about her journey as a model and photographer.

2015 Collection 4: 1st Place Winner – Monique Mancera
Local musician and 1st Place Winner of The Square, Monique Mancera, performs her song “Know Where to Go.”

2015 Collection 4: 3rd Place Winner – Ronald Episcopo
Local artists and 3rd Place Winner of The Square, Ronald Episcopo, talks about his art and his love for Jacksonville.

2015 Collection 3: 1st Place Winner – Brenda Kato
Local artists and 1st Place Winner of The Square, Brenda Kato, talks about her art and inspirations.

2015 Collection 3: 2nd Place Winner – Jeff Luque
Local artists and 2nd Place Winner of The Square, Jeff Luque, talks about his art and his series “Girl With Flowers”.

2015 Collection 3: 3rd Place Winner – Jean Lioji
Jacksonville beach artist and 3rd Place Winner of The Square,Jean Lijoi, gives us a tour of her home studio where she creates works inspired by her artist residencies.

2015 Collection 2: 1st Place Winner – Ron Schroer
Local artists and 1st Place Winner of The Square, Ron Schroer, creates unique works of art using found materials.

2015 Collection 2: 2nd Place Winner – Michael Cenci
Lifetime Jacksonville resident and 2nd Place Winner of The Square, Michael Cenci, photographs Florida wildlife.

2015 Collection 2: 3rd Place Winner – Mama Blue
Local artist and 3rd Place Winner of The Square, Mama Blue, performs her song “Closer To Free”.

2016 Collection 2 Entries

“BUTTERFLY” by Andre’ Keeley

Artist: Andre’ Keeley Genre: Other Bio: I am semi- retired clergy with a interest in graphic arts, poetry, literary arts,…

“Preciosa” by Aida Correa

to watch “Preciosa” by Aida Correa. Artist: Aida Correa Genre: Spoken Word Bio: I’m a Brooklyn born “New YorRican” mom,…

“Marginalized” by Joe O’Hearn

Marginalized by Joe O’Hearn The fringes welcome loners our mumblings churn out works of art crafted in seclusion, where no…

“Spencer Mae” by Scott Ennis

Artist: Scott Ennis Genre: Painting Bio: I am an artist, a civil engineer and a Jacksonville native. I primarily paint…

“Luminescent” by Rachael Harbert

Artist: Rachael Harbert Genre: Painting Bio: I was raised in Jacksonville and attended JU on a full academic scholarship. Although…

“Plarn” by Carmen Barfield

Artist: Carmen Barfield Genre: Other Bio: I create items out of Plarn, the plastic bags one throws away after going…

“untitled” by Ava Kirlew

Artist: Ava Kirlew Genre: Photography Bio: A film photographer from downtown Jax. Piece: untitled Piece Description: Downtown Jacksonville Web: Ava…

“untitled” by David Hill

Artist: David Hill Genre: Painting Bio: I’m 58 years old I am been painting for 18 months I am self-taught…

“Various” by Arvid Smith

Artist: Arvid Smith Genre: Music Bio: Perfoming a blend of original compositions as well fusionist treatments of traditional music. Piece:…

“Atlas” by Alfred Johnson III

Atlas by Alfred Johnson III Sacrifice so much in order to protect my masculinity It takes precedence over my humanity……

“Take it Back” by Stephen Mason

Artist: Stephen Mason Genre: Music Bio: Songwriter – Country, with occasional mixture of folk/rock with a blues overtone recorded with…

“Fascination” by Abby Howard Murphy

Artist: Abby Howard Murphy Genre: Painting Bio: Lifelong artist and photographer, Abby’s work includes murals for the Sunshine Foundation Dream…

“Dioskouroi” by Lucas Stanley

Artist: Lucas Stanley Genre: Photography Bio: I’m a photography and art history student at the University of North Florida. My…

“Easter” by Roselynn Imbleau

Artist: Roselynn Imbleau Genre: Painting Bio: Heart driven artist. I work in oil, work from emotion and memory, and from…

“Egan’s Creek” by Kate Merrick

Artist: Kate Merrick Genre: Painting Bio: Lifelong artist, gardener, cyclist, peace activist, beach lover, yoga enthusiast, I live for art…

“Rising” by Leslie Kirkwood

Artist: Leslie Kirkwood Genre: Photography Bio: I grew up playing in Jacksonville’s unspoiled woods and creeks. Now I capture images…

“Moon Feels” by Ether Chambles

Artist: Ether Chambles Genre: Music Bio: Chantalle Johnson, who performs as Ether Chambles, is a Jacksonville, FL, native and producer-vocalist…

“Fading By Degree” by Son Powers

Artist: Son Powers Genre: Music Bio: Reclusive blues musician Piece: Fading By Degree Piece Description: Song #2 from the album…

“Tree of Life” by Emily Blue

Artist: Emily Blue Genre: Painting Bio: Recent transplant from ATL, loving living in the thriving art community on Amelia Island.…