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DRY SPELL: BDAC’s 8th Annual Plein Air Competition

 

BDAC’s 8th Annual Plein Air Competition will examine Climate and Drought in the American WestOn View : Sept 23 – Oct 29

Opening Reception : Sept 23, 6-8pm

ELIGIBLE ART

• Artists may work anywhere in Utah
• Art must be created outdoors, on-site, anywhere in the state of Utah
• Art must be a depiction of that outdoor site
• Art may be done in any medium
• Art must be created between the dates of August 12 and Sept 16, 2022

PRIZES:
1st Place: $500
2nd Place: $300
3rd Place: $200
Honorable Mentions
The guest juror will select the winners.

REGISTRATION

The entry fee is $5 per painting for members, $10 for non-members. Artists may enter up to 5 pieces. Payments will be accepted online, at BDAC, or by calling BDAC at 801.295.3618.

DELIVERY

Bring completed pieces to BDAC between Sept 13 and Sept 17. Completed works must be delivered to BDAC no later than Sept 17.

HANGING REQUIREMENTS

Art must be ready to install, with all required hanging hardware. Excessively fragile or poorly-framed work (ex: unframed watercolor on paper with no instructions) may be rejected at the discretion of BDAC staff. Due to glare and handling concerns, BDAC does not recommend framing with glass, especially for fresh oil paintings.

MEDIA

Competition is open to any media, so long as it meets the requirements.

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