Arts en Plein Air 2017 Competition and Festival
- Event Time
- Thursday, September 7, 2017 (10:00 am to 3:30 pm)
- Belleville and Quinte region
- Quinte Arts Council 613-962-1232
The Quinte Arts Council’s Arts en Plein Air 2017 Competition and Festival in Belleville and Quinte region will celebrate outdoor painting September 7 to 10. The cash prizes will be: 1st, $2000; 2nd, $1500; 3rd, $750 for the painting competition. Other special prizes are: Downtown Belleville, $1000; and Art in Chaos/the beauty of construction, $500. Groups of students will be painting on Thursday and a student competition will be held in downtown Belleville on Saturday (2 prizes: $500 and $200). To see the competition locations, go to http://quinteartscouncil.org/11304-2/. The fee is $40 for members of the QAC or the Ontario Plein Air Society, $50 for non-members, and $25 for students. The Rules and Regulations and the Registration Forms are online - http://quinteartscouncil.org/11304-2/. Jurors are Paul Garbett and Stephen Snider. Work from the festival will be on display at the Parrott Gallery, Belleville Library, September 11 to 21.
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