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PleinAir Salon Online Art Competition: Win up to $15K and more

Updated: 11 April 2024

The 14th Annual PleinAir Salon is an online art competition with 12 monthly cycles and is open to a variety of mediums and styles. It’s not just for plein air painters! All monthly winners are automatically included in the Annual Competition where the Grand Prize winner receives $15,000 and has their painting featured on the cover of PleinAir Magazine, the #1 representational art magazine at Barnes & Noble. All winners receive exposure and recognition through our various magazines, websites, newsletters, and social media platforms.

Eligibility: Artists are welcome to enter as many paintings as they like, in as many categories as they like. There are 19 categories in all.

What you get: $15,000 Grand Prize with your painting featured on the cover of PleinAir Magazine $7,500 additional cash prizes awarded to the annual winners which include Second and Third Place, People's Choice Award, Three Honourable Mentions, and Four Best Medium Awards. $2,150 in cash prizes awarded monthly winners.

Fee: It's $38 for the first entry and $16 for each entry after that. Get an Early Bird Discount if you sign up before the 15th. You can enter as many paintings as you like in as many categories as you like. The more you enter the better your chances of winning!

PleinAir Magazine, Online

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