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PleinAir Salon International Online Art Competition

Updated: 09 July 2024

The 14th Annual PleinAir Salon is an online art competition with 12 monthly cycles, open to a variety of mediums and styles. It's not just for plein air painters! We invite top master artists, museum directors, and gallery owners to judge each month. 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.

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

What You Get: $15,000 Grand Prize with your painting featured on the cover of PleinAir Magazine. Additional cash prizes totaling $7,500 are awarded to annual winners, which include Second and Third Place, People's Choice Award, Three Honorable Mentions, and Four Best Medium Awards. $2,150 in cash prizes are awarded to monthly winners. Learn more about the competition here.

Fee: Creating an account is free; thereafter, you'll pay for each of your entries. It's $38 for the first entry and $16 for each subsequent entry. 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 desire. The more you enter, the better your chances of winning!

Deadline 31 July 2024

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