SOBA accepting entries for 28th Annual Judged Show

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Lowcountry artists are invited to submit their works of art for The Society of Bluffton Artists’ (SOBA) 28th Annual Judged Show.

SOBA logoWinners will be awarded first, second and third place cash awards in the following categories:

  • Acrylic
  • Oil
  • Watercolor
  • Photography
  • Drawing (pastel, pencil/graphite, pen & ink)
  • Miscellaneous (mixed media, collage, 3-D, stained glass)

The Judged Show is limited to 100 entries. Registration is required by completing a form available at the gallery, located at 6 Church Street in Old Town Bluffton or by registering online at The registration deadline is March 1.

Dan Graziano is serving as the 2022 judge.

The cost to register is $25 for SOBA members and $50 for non-SOBA members. Artists must drop off their art from 9-11 a.m. March 7 at the Center for Creative Arts, located next door to the SOBA gallery at 8 Church Street. No entries will be accepted after 11 a.m.

Registration and a full list of rules are available online at

The Judged Show exhibit will be on display from March 7-April 3 at the SOBA gallery. An awards ceremony will take place from 5-7 p.m. March 9. These events are free to attend and open to the public.  Artists can pick up unsold artwork at the end of the show from 9-11 a.m. April 4 at the SOBA gallery.

About the Society of Bluffton Artists

SOBA is the heart of the flourishing art hub in Old Town Bluffton’s historic district at the corner of Church and Calhoun streets. As a non-profit art organization, SOBA offers regular art classes, featured artist shows, exhibitions, scholarships, outreach programs and more. Please visit for a complete calendar of events and other information or call 843.757.3776.