CPAP 2016 International Plein Air Challenge Prizes and Awards

The following awards and prizes are currently available. This list will be continuously updated as we add sponsors.

California Plein Air Painters Awards:

First Place                $500 cash award; ARC International Salon Jury Award

Second Place           $200 cash award

Third Place               $100 cash award

Sponsor Awards

ARC International Salon Jury Award ($3000 Value):

  • This Award affords the winning artist the opportunity to jury the 2017 Plein Air Category of the ARC International Salon and serve alongside such internationally known art professionals as Peter Trippi, Editor of Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine; Eric Rhoades, Publisher of PleinAir Magazine; James Hastie, Senior Director of Christie’s;  Dr. Gabriel Weisberg, Senior Fellow, Guggenheim Foundation, and Regents Professor, Smithsonian Institution; Dr. Gregory Hedberg,  Director,  Department of European Art, Hirschl & Adler Galleries in Manhattan; and Fred Ross, ARC Founder, Chairman and an international art collector and lecturer.
  • The winning artist will have their name and information displayed prominently on the pages of the ARC International Salon. The ARC website receives over 5 million views per year.

Guerilla Painters Award of Excellence                       

    Best Figure in the Landscape                                   $250 Pochade Box & Paint Kit

Blick Art Materials Awards:

  • Blick Art Materials Award of Excellence               $75 Gift Certificate
  • Blick Art Materials Award of Distinction                $50 Gift Certificate
  • Blick Art Materials Awards of Merit (5 Awards)     $25 Gift Certificate per Award

CPAP Exhibition Awards:

  • Honorable Mention: Four artists will have their artwork displayed for one year on our Allied Organization Page on the Art Renewal Center Website
  • Top Artists will have their artwork displayed on our website and in an exhibit in Monterey California (Feb1 thru Mar 31, 2017

As we add more awards we will update the list with specifics.

                    

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Jurors Selected for 2017 Fall Competition and Member Showcase

We are pleased to announce our Jury Panel for the 2017 Online Fall Competition and Member Showcase.        Catherine Fasciato             Sharon Weaver           William SuysWilliam SuysWilliam Suys is an award winning artist. In addition to being a CPAP Painting Ambassador he is also a Signature Member and Director of Oil Painters of America. His awards include:Winner, Best in Show - Salon International at the International Museum of Contemporary Masters of Fine Art 2013Award of Excellence -…See More
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Call for Entries, Fall Online Competition and Member Showcase

It's time to get out the fall color palletes and capture the beautiful Autumn displays provided by nature. This event is open to all CPAP Members. All conforming artwork will be displayed on our website and the top entrants will be eligible to receive cash awards and other valuable prizes. Entries are now open through December 15. The Jury Panel will consist of CPAP Painting Ambassadors and will be announced shortly. Artists may enter up to 5 images.Enter your artwork here:…See More
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CPAP Paintout at Carmel

November 11, 2017 at 9am to November 12, 2017 at 6pm
All members are invited to participate in this 2-day paintout!This is not a competition or workshop, there is no fee. Just show up with your art supplies to paint and have fun.On Saturday lets paint at Point Lobos park. Come at any time you can, I'll try to be there by 9am. Bring lunch, we will have a group picnic around 1pm at the picnic area next to China Cove.Dinner on Saturday at 6:30 pm at Rio Grill. Address: 101 Crossroads Boulevard, Carmel, CA 93923 ph: (831) 625-5436Catherine Fasciato…See More
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Final Call for Entries | 2017 International Plein Air Challenge

This is the Final Call for Artists to enter this year’s California Plein Air Painters International Challenge Exhibition and Sale!Over $5,000 in cash and prizes;Open to all artists;Traveling Exhibit: Oakhurst, Gateway to Yosemite; Ridgeline Gallery in Mariposa;70% of sales proceeds to artist;Any landscape, seascape or urbanscape anywhere in the world;$45 for three images;Plein air and studio work acceptedExhibition dates: Sept 30 – October 22, 2017Deadline is August 31, 2017 at midnight,…See More
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One Week Remaining to Enter the 2017 International Challenge Competition, Sale and Exhibit

There are only 10 days remaining to enter this year’s California Plein Air Painters International Challenge Exhibition and Sale!Over $5,000 in cash and prizes;Open to all artists;Traveling Exhibit: Oakhurst Gateway to Yosemite; Ridgeline Gallery in Mariposa;70% of sales proceeds to artist;Any landscape, seascape or urbanscape anywhere in the world;$45 for three images;Plein air and studio work acceptedExhibition dates: Sept 30 – October 22, 2017Deadline is August 31, 2017 at midnight, PDTDon’t…See More
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