August 4 - 13

10th Annual Grand Prix Plein Air Challenge

Date: August 5
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location: ArtSpeaks Tent

In this traditional 4-hour Plein Air painting competition, painters must originate, paint, complete and frame a painting that has been created outdoors.

Opus Art Supplies will award the top twelve artists with a $100 gift card for art supplies. Jurors will also select 12 artists who will be invited to continue on to the Paint on the Mountain Plein Air Challenge on August 6 on Cypress Mountain.

Note: Artists who do not proceed will have the opportunity to display their Grand Prix artworks in the British Pacific Properties Harmony Showcase Exhibition Tent from the evening of August 6 until Monday, August 7 at 12 p.m.

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*Participating artists must pre-register in the Ferry Building Gallery or online. Cost $35 + GST (includes morning coffee & muffins and a wine & cheese reception).