A Video and Image Gallery About The Competition
To watch a short video about the competition, by FIOS 1, featuring our juror, Mario Robinson and some of the contestants, click here.
To see images from previous years of the competition,click here.
Opens: Saturday, September 24, 7-9pm
Duration: September 24- November 27th
Koenig Center Gallery
Oyster Bay Historical Society
20 Summit St, Oyster Bay, NY 11771
Open to the public for viewing and most works will be available for sale.
How to enter
Entry is by online application only (see link below), and is
limited to a selection of 25 artists. We seek to assemble the
best 25 Plein Air artists possible, in one location, and let
beautiful paintings happen. There will be three prize packages given
out for those who make paintings of distinction.
This event will take place, rain or shine.
The application fee is $35.
July 8- Online applications accepted
Aug 29- Deadline for applications
Sept 6- Selected participants announced via email
Sept 23- Competition Commences
Pre-reception at the Teaching Studios, 6:30-7pm
Sept 24- Public Demo by Mario Robinson
Competition Ends at 3pm
Sept 24 7-9pm Exhibition of selected works
and prizes awarded.
November 27- Exhibition closes
$1000 award given to the best overall painting, as decided by
our juror. And also an assortment of prizes from our sponsors.
2nd Prize: An assortment of prizes from our sponsors.
3rd Prize: An assortment of prizes from our sponsors.