Winter Park Paint Out Call to Artists

The Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens will host the eleventh annual Winter Park Paint Out from April 21 to 27, 2019. Each year, 25 professionally-acclaimed plein air artists are selected for this prestigious Central Florida festival. The Winter Park Paint Out is a juried event which encourages all plein air artists over 18 to apply, welcoming both local and out-of-state participants. Artists in the tenth annual festival created 200+ paintings, 120 of which sold for more than $95,000.

Artists will be selected based on the following criteria:
• Artistic merit and skill exhibited in three submitted plein air images
• Application materials
• Ability to represent the Polasek Museum, the City of Winter Park, Orange County, and the State of Florida through plein air art
• Commitment to support the Winter Park Paint Out with time and involvement during the entire week of the event

To apply, download an application at winterparkpaintout.org. Please complete the application and return via email to info@winterparkpaintout.org. Artists will be required to submit three recent plein air images, an artist statement, a short bio, and a link to their website.

Applications must be received no later than Thursday, Novem¬ber 1, 2018, at 5 p.m. EST. No late entries or other formats will be considered. Letters or materials sent via mail or hand-delivered will not be accepted.

Notification of acceptance will be sent to each applicant via e-mail no later than November 16, 2018.

For more information, visit winterparkpaintout.com, polasek.org, or find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.