Competitions & Contests

Peoria Plein Air Painting 2020

Entry Dates 2019-12-10T16:59:00 - 2019-10-03T16:59:00 3 Days Left


Peoria Plein Air Painting 2020

Event Schedule

Locations- Old Town Peoria, Peoria Center for Performing Arts (PCPA), Osuna Park, 83rd Ave (Washington Street to Monroe Street) 
February 8, 2020; 8am to 4:30pm, Check-in TBA, Judging 5:30pm, Lobby PCPA


Artwork- Painting sizes of 8”x10” and 9”x12” only. Purchase price of framed painting $500.
How many artists- 20 artists would be invited.
Awards –Purchase awards of $500 each for the 8 paintings chosen by judges to add to the City’s collection. Artists are eligible for First Place $500, Second Place $300 and Third Place $200 awards even if they have received a purchase award. 

Jury Process

Artists submit application and 3-5 Jpeg images. Jury will be made up from Peoria Arts Commission. The Jury will choose the artists to participate from the entries submitted. The same jurors will choose the paintings for purchase and the awards. Artists will setup their easel with painting in the lobby of the PCPA at 5:30pm.
APPLICATION: Due by December 6, 2019 online at
Please feel free to share information with fellow artists.
Register online at Peoria Plein Air Painting 2020. Notification of acceptance will be 1st week of January 2020.

Questions contact:
André Licardi
Arts Coordinator, City of Peoria
9875 N. 85th Avenue
Peoria, AZ 85345