Call for artists!

Held in cooperation with White Oaks Mall, Art Z Studio proudly hosts the First annual “ART Z FESTIVAL at White Oaks Mall”, a fine art festival with over 150 artists, on November 9-11, 2018. The “ART Z FESTIVAL” takes place in Springfield, Illinois; the state capital of Illinois.  

We need over 150 artists to fill the mall with amazing artwork! We are now accepting applications to this juried event. 

As part of the “Art Z Festival” it is our honor and privilege to help raise money to pay for a Service Dog provided by “This Able Veteran” for a Veteran in need.

Click the following links to download the necessary files and forms to apply.

You can apply directly through us or use EntryThingy.  The festival is a 3-day event, but we are accepting applications for 2 days.

Click on this link to see the full Terms & Conditions of the Art Z Festival.
Art Z Festival Full Terms

Click this link for the Event Application.
Art Z Festival Application

Click this link to get the White Oaks Mall Enter/Exit form that is required for special early entrance or late exit which must be coordinated with the festival director in advance.
White Oaks Mall Enter/Exit Form

Click this link to see the layout of the mall upper and lower levels with space number.
White Oaks Mall Maps

Click this link to see an example of the insurance requirements for the event.  A special event policy can be obtained through many agencies for under $50.
Sample Insurance Coverage

How To Apply

Apply directly through this website by printing out the application and send it to us by mail or email.  You can then click on the link below to pay the application fee through PayPal.  You do not need an account with them to pay. You will also need to email us your photos for completion of your entry. 

You can also apply through or Mail your entry and photos to us directly.  Please include a check or money order with mailed entries.

See below.

Apply Here

1. Submit Jury Entry Fee directly to Art Z Studio.  You will need to email completed application and photos to us at

Click "Buy Now" to pay through PayPal.



2. Reserve your space at the Art Z Festival.  Select the option you desire. This option does NOT include Electricity.  Select the desired option and then click the "Buy Now" button to pay through PayPal.

Select Desired Space


3. Add Electricity to your space for an additional $25.00.  Use this button to pay for the Electricity.

Electricity (Optional) $25.00



The following link will take you to This Able Veteran for more information on what they do for veterans. Fine Art Fairs and Craft Show Event Listings

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